As one of the state and national leaders in advocacy for ophthalmology, Dr. Hasan attended the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Mid-Year Forum in Washington DC. He led the Illinois delegation and met with legislators to advocate for the health and safety of our patients. Dr. Hasan tackled important topics including the rising cost of medications and… Read More »
Illinois Retina had the privilege to interview several ophthalmology residents interested in our 2 year vitreo-retinal fellowship. It was a great weekend to meet future colleagues!
Dr. John Pollack presented at the 51st Annual Retina Society Scientific Meeting, September 12 – 15, 2018, in San Francisco-the topic was Steroid Drops After Vitreoretinal Surgery: Is It Time To Go Dropless? He also became the President of @ASRS on October 1, 2018.
Dr. Rezaei was invited to speak at the 2018 EURETINA Meeting in Vienna, Austria, the largest retina meeting in the world. Dr. Rezaei was among the small group of retina specialists from the United States who were invited to speak at this prestigious meeting. He moderated a session discussing some of the most advanced surgical techniques… Read More »
Dr. Sohail Hasan (pictured with Dr. Aaron Holtebeck, Comprehensive Ophthalmologist and Member of the Secretariat for State Affairs for the @AAO) presented at the Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology EyeMD Symposium in Milwaukee this weekend. He gave talks on Managing Trauma in the Professional Athlete; Systemic Disease and The Retina and Advocating for our Patients and… Read More »
On September 18, 2018 the Baltimore Orioles became the first professional team to wear Braille lettered uniforms to recognize the National Federation of the Blind (NFB). The uniforms are being auctioned to benefit the NFB. Read more: https://www.si.com/mlb/2018/09/18/orioles-braille-uniforms.