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Sep 5 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog, Press
Palo Alto, CA – The Stanford Ophthalmology Department highlighted its  clinical, surgical, and research achievements in its first annual report Vision Matters: Imagining the Future. In recent years, the department has grown dramatically doubling its faculty and clinical fellows. 
Jun 19 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog, Press
Palo Alto, CA - Vinit Mahajan M.D., Ph.D., Stanford vitreoretinal surgeon and Vice Chair of Research in the department of ophthalmology, was recently featured in the article, “Precision Medicine Will Rely on Proteins, Not Just DNA,” written by MaryAnn Liebert for Genetic Engineering and...
Jun 9 2018 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog, Press
Los Angeles, CA — Vinit Mahajan was the 16th Straatsma Lecturer at UCLA’s Department of Ophthalmology Annual Seminar held at the Stein Eye Institute.     Dr. Mahajan’s lecture, “Personalized Proteomics Guide Diagnosis and Therapy of Eye Disease,” detailed the work he is doing at Stanford University...
May 29 2018 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog, Press
East Palo Alto, CA — On Sunday, May 20, 2018 Stanford ophthalmologists, staff, researchers,  patients, and people of all ages from the community put on their running shoes at Stanford’s Byers Eye Institute in Palo Alto. They came together for the First Annual Lookin’ for a Cure 5K Run/Walk for...
Feb 21 2018 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog, Press
Understanding the distinct features of the fovea, macula, and periphery is crucial in the development of effective targeted treatment therapies for various conditions, including age-related macular degeneration (AMD), cystoid macular edema, retinitis pigmentosa, and diabetic retinopathy.