Eugene de Juan, Jr., MD, received Retina Research Foundation Pyron Award for 2023

September 20, 2023

Congratulations to Eugene de Juan, Jr., MD, on being named the recipient of the Retina Research Foundation (RRF) Pyron Award for 2023. This award is made possible by the Retina Research Foundation in Houston, Texas. It is one of the international awards given each year by RRF to a vision scientist whose work contributes significantly to knowledge of the retina. The award was presented at the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) annual meeting held July 28 – August 1, 2023 in Seattle, WA.

Upon receipt of the award, Dr. de Juan noted, “for the past 20 years I have been a professor in the department of ophthalmology which has supported me and the process of innovation greatly, Dr Duncan our Chair has made innovation a key goal for the department. I could not have done it without the support. It is fantastic to continue the tradition here at UCSF with this award.”