Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Laser vision correction discount available for UNMC

Learn how students and university employees across the state can save.

May 28, 2024

Jane E. Fischer leaves gift to support UNMC eye disease research

A $508,000 gift will support retinitis pigmentosa research led by Iqbal Ahmad, PhD.

Apr 11, 2024

Protect your eyes while watching today’s solar eclipse

The med center’s Rao Chundury, MD, explains the risk and how to safely view a solar eclipse.

Apr 8, 2024

Richard Legge, MD, to receive lifetime achievement award

The honor from the Perkins School for the Blind recognizes Dr. Legge’s work with cerebral visual impairment.

Mar 6, 2024

Research highlights, March 2024

The UNMC College of Medicine received grant and funding awards totaling more than $800,000 in January.

Mar 4, 2024

Medical research highlights, February 2024

The college received grant and funding awards totaling nearly $3.9 million in December.

Feb 13, 2024

UNMC history: The dynamic and generous Dr. Gifford

Harold Gifford Sr., MD, left a mark on ophthalmology and the Omaha community.

Jan 17, 2024

Medical research highlights, December 2023

The UNMC College of Medicine received grant and funding awards representing more than $2.6 million in new funding in October.

Dec 8, 2023

Postdoctoral Education honors two with awards

Ophthalmology’s Murali Subramani, PhD, received the 2023 Excellence in Research Award.

Nov 16, 2023

McGoogan Library online exhibit on Dr. Truhlsen opens today

‘A Life Well Lived: Remembering Dr. Stanley M. Truhlsen’ online exhibit opens as longtime UNMC supporter’s birthday is celebrated.

Nov 13, 2023