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June, 2021

Dr. Tianxiao Huan has been awarded a grant by Worcester Foundation, 2021

A Pilot Proteomic Study to Identify New Therapeutic Targets of Age-related Macular Degeneration Read more ›

Tianxiao Huan, PhD, (right) and Dr. Johanna Seddon, MD (left)

May, 2021

Dr. Claudio Punzo Awarded a Pilot Project Program Grant

Dr. Claudio Punzo awarded a Pilot Project Program grant from the Center for Clinical and Translational Science for his project on “Testing siRNA therapeutics for the treatment of Age-related macular degeneration (AMD)”. Read more ›

Dr. Punzo photo

May, 2021

Ophthalmology Department says Farewell as Samuel Leeman Moves on to Medical School

Samuel Leeman bids farewell this week after serving for 3 years with the department of ophthalmology and visual sciences at UMASS Medical School. Read more ›

Samuel Leeman farewell

February, 2021

It’s a match! The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at UMass Memorial Medical Center and the University of Massachusetts Medical School welcomes two exceptional candidates to its Ophthalmology Residency Program. Read more ›
Residency Program 2021

January, 2021

UMass Insight Winter 2021

Newsletter Winter 2021