Category Archives: News and Events

47th Annual Ingalls Benefit Gala

Several Illinois Retina physicians celebrated the 47th Annual Ingalls Benefit Gala on June 1st to support the Ingalls Development Foundation (Dr. David Orth, Chairman of Ingalls Hospital Board & Dr. Vivek Chaturvedi, the evening’s Emcee).  Smokey Robinson capped off the night with an electric performance!  It was a great night to support a wonderful hospital… Read More »


Dr. Chaturvedi-Retina Today

Dr. Vivek Chaturvedi served as faculty on a supplement piece in the June edition of Retina Today.  The topic was on ‘Using Photodynamic Therapy in 2019: Current Concepts in Real-World Use’.



Drs. MacCumber, Merrill and Hasan attend Heartland Alliance International benefit

Drs. MacCumber, Merrill and Hasan supported and attended Heartland Alliance International’s Power of Healing benefit on May 14, celebrating the transformative and ongoing work of the Marjorie Kovler Center. The Marjorie Kovler Center helps transform the lives of individuals recovering from the complex consequences of politically-sanctioned torture. The Kovler Center provides medical, mental health, and social… Read More »



Dr. Rezaei inducted into Retina Hall of Fame

The Board of Directors of the Retina Hall of Fame announced the induction of 12 new members who are recognized for their significant achievements in research and clinical treatment within the subspecialty of retina disease. One of the inductees named was Dr. Kourous Rezaei! Read more: http://ow.ly/oTze50ubXCO





Dr. Packo at the 21st Advanced Vitreous Surgery Course

Dr. Kirk Packo was interviewed at the 21st Advanced Vitreous Surgery Course and 5th Fellows Advanced Vitreous Surgery Course hosted by Duke Eye.  The topic of the interview was “There’s More to Playing Sports When It Meets the Eye”.  Watch here:  https://bit.ly/2W12YcR