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Insight, January 28, 2011
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Who would you honor with an award?

Nominate a colleague for an ARVO Award before March 1.

ARVO Board and AMPC seek nominations
  • Board seeks nominations from BI, CL and VN Sections
  • Annual Meeting Program Committee calls for nominees from all sections and Cross-sectional Groups 
    Deadline is February 14
Members in the news
Peng Tee Khaw: Making it personal
ARVO’s Glaucoma Trustee puts a human face on efforts to raise awareness and funding for vision research in the UK.
Brooks earns presidential award

Brian P. Brooks, MD, PhD is recognized by White House with Presidential Early Career Award in Science & Engineering.

Bazan, Goldberg and Reaves get new appointments

Nicolas Bazan, MD, PhD, FARVO, joins advising arm of Germany's neurodegenerative disorders research institute • Ivan Goldberg, FRANZCO, gets recognized by Australian government  for his contributions • Al Reaves, PhD, will lead therapeutic development at Acucela Inc.

Celebrate your success

Share your professional achievements with your colleagues.

Foundation update
Mentors needed for visiting researchers at Annual Meeting

The ARVO Foundation's Developing Country Eye Researcher Travel Fellowship program pairs mentors with first-time attendees from developing countries.

Past recipient Raba Thapa shares her experience.

Community news
Proposed NCRR model is online

The National Institutes of Health makes National Center for Research Resources straw model available online. Plus:

  • Vision goals are included in Healthy People 2020 objectives
  • The Federal Drug Administration issues action plan to streamline medical device approval
EU commissioner tackles bureaucracy

New commissioner shares plans to make E.U.'s framework less complex.

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IOVS Update


  • ARVO Awards videos and papers are now synched on
  • IOVS articles now published as ready
  • Free color in IOVS for ARVO members
JOV: 10 most viewed 2010 articles

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NIH extramural blog

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Traumatic brain injury case study

Earn a free CEU through Web-based case study of individuals with persistent TBI symptoms.

Home to the best jobs in eye and vision research

New openings in Arizona, Massachusetts, North Carolina and Texas

Funding Opportunities

ARVO Funding Guide  
Nano and biomechanics • Branco Weiss Fellowship • New: US and India Brain Research Collaboration • tropical medicine • prevent blindness • New: NHLBI Mentored Research Scientist Development Award

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