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Stay up to date on the latest breakthroughs in our field, cutting-edge research, and patient success stories. Learn how we realized our dream in the latest Vision magazine.

World Health Day 2021

This year, WHO invites us to help “build a fairer, healthier world”. Health inequities worldwide have caused vulnerable communities needless suffering, which “[…] is not only unfair: it is preventable.”

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National Doctors’ Day 2021

Today we celebrate, honor, and thank our doctors for their tireless dedication to preserving and improving lives around the world.

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New Wayne and Gladys Valley Center for Vision Dedication

We’re absolutely thrilled to officially dedicate the Wayne and Gladys Valley Center for Vision! We can’t wait to welcome you in person to our incredible new space.

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American Academy of Ophthalmology Unsung Heroes

Pediatric ophthalmologist Alejandra de Alba Campomanes, MD, targets the barriers that threaten her patients' access to quality eye care.

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Residency and Fellowship at UCSF Ophthalmology

Check out our Residency and Fellowship video, where we share a bit of our amazing culture and why we love UCSF Ophthalmology.

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UCSF Department of Ophthalmology – Top 10 in the Nation and Best in Northern California!

For the fifth year in a row, UCSF’s Department of Ophthalmology has been named one of the Top 10 eye institutions in the nation and the best in Northern California by U.S. News & World Report.

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UCSF Ophthalmology Resident Wins in Competition

Congratulations to UCSF Ophthalmology resident Dr. Zeeshan Haq, whose presentation won first place at the first annual Virtual Resident Ophthalmic Trauma Competition.

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“Using Your Voice Shouldn’t Mean Losing Your Vision”

Read the UCSF team's letter of support to the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) Board of Trustees, signed by nearly 400 ophthalmology faculty, residents, and practitioners nationwide.

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Ophthalmology Department’s Max Nachury, PhD, Receives ARVO’s 2020 Cogan Award

The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) has named Dr. Nachury as recipient of its 2020 Cogan Award.

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Innovative Clinical Safety Upgrade for Patients and Doctors – COVID-19 Precautions

The clinics of the Department of Ophthalmology and Francis I. Proctor Foundation at UCSF have quickly adapted to improve distancing during patient visits.

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Fifth Annual Alcatraz Swim for Sight

UCSF Opthalmology proudly hosted the 5th Annual Alcatraz Swim for Sight on Sunday, October 23, 2016.

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The Sky’s the Limit – Class of 2018

Meet UCSF’s outstanding Ophthalmology residents from the class of 2018 who work alongside renowned faculty and learn leading-edge practices across all areas of ophthalmology.

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