Steven Fisher Named 2009 ARVO Fellow

Jan 27, 2009

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MCDB Professor Steven K. Fisher has been elected a Fellow of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO). ARVO was founded in 1928 in Washington, DC, "to encourage and assist research, training, publication, and dissemination of knowledge in vision and ophthalmology", and the ARVO Annual Meeting is the major scientific forum for vision researchers and practitioners to close the knowledge gap about eye diseases and treatment. ARVO membership is multidisciplinary and consists of both clinical and basic researchers.The title of ARVO fellow is an honor that recognizes members for their individual accomplishments, leadership and contributions to the Association. A Fellow's Medal will be presented to Prof. Fisher at the association's annual meeting in May.