Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Low vision center namesake, Alice Williamson, dies at 83

A memorial service for Alice Williamson will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Dundee Presbyterian Church, 5312 Underwood Ave.

Nov 9, 2012

Philanthropist Alice Williamson dies at 83

Was lead donor on low vision center at UNMC and longtime supporter of University of Nebraska

Nov 9, 2012

Alice Williamson

Dr. Quan Dong Nguyen named chairman of ophthalmology

Learn about Quan Dong Nguyen, M.D., who has been named director of the department of ophthalmology.

Nov 7, 2012

Low-vision center helps woman stay behind the wheel

“I got my driver’s license,” Peggy Campbell exclaimed into the phone.

Oct 30, 2012

Restored vision and hope in Haiti

Watch the video to learn more about how April’s Bike for Sight event helped a UNMC team conduct more than 350 sight-restoring surgeries in Haiti.

Jun 7, 2012

Meet UNMC New Investigator Awardee Eyal Margalit, M.D., Ph.D.

He aims to restore sight to the blind, follow his dreams and give back in any way he can. Learn more about UNMC researcher Eyal Margalit, M.D., Ph.D.

May 3, 2012

‘Bike for Sight’ registration still open

There is still time to register for Bike for Sight, which is on April 14 in downtown Omaha.

Apr 5, 2012

UNMC for the record

The international ophthalmology division restores sight to patient in Ghana and several members of the College of Pharmacy receive various awards.

Mar 9, 2012

Bike for Sight to provide vision relief in Haiti

Two years ago today a massive earthquake struck Haiti, which caused a powerful and unprecedented relief response at UNMC. Today UNMC employees are presented with another opportunity to help people in the island nation.

Jan 12, 2012

Dr. Feilmeier leads ophthalmology department’s global efforts

Last October, the UNMC Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences launched a new international division.

Aug 31, 2011

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