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From left, Sanjoy Bhattacharya, Ph.D.; Di Ding, Ph.D.; Vittorio Porciatti, Ph.D.; and graduate student Mabel Enriquez-Algeciras.

Bascom Palmer Researchers Make Discoveries That Could Restore Vision in Demyelinating Disease

January 08, 2013

A research team from UHealth’s Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the Miller School demonstrates for the first time how these disease processes cause important changes to neurons in the retina. The discoveries are not only important scientifically, but they will facilitate clinical interventions to potentially reverse – or ideally prevent — vision loss before patients become symptomatic.

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David S. Greenfield, M.D.

Dr. David S. Greenfield Elected Vice President of the American Glaucoma Society

January 08, 2013

David S. Greenfield, M.D., professor of ophthalmology and Director of the Glaucoma Fellowship Program at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Palm Beach Gardens, has been elected Vice President of the American Glaucoma Society (AGS). He will represent the more than 1,000 clinician and scientist members as they work to further enhance the society’s heritage as the leading glaucoma subspecialty organization.

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