Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Research highlights

The UNMC College of Medicine received grant and funding awards representing approximately $750,000 in new funding in December.

Feb 2, 2022

James Ford, DO

Matthew Van Hook, PhD, awarded glaucoma grant

The research will explore the breakdown between the eye and brain that leads to the condition.

Jan 3, 2022

Matthew Van Hook, PhD, assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Remembering Stanley Truhlsen, legendary ophthalmologist, UNMC supporter

Truhlsen died Dec. 23 at age 101, leaving a legacy of kindness and generosity that will be long remembered.

Dec 27, 2021

Stanley Truhlsen, MD, died Dec. 23 at age 101.

COM employee of the month

Galina Warren is ophthalmology’s ‘multitasking ninja.’

Dec 22, 2021

Research highlights

The UNMC College of Medicine received grant and funding awards representing approximately $5.6 million in new funding in October and November.

Dec 22, 2021

Paul Fey, MD

Research highlights

The UNMC College of Medicine received grant and funding awards representing $15.1 million in new funding in September.

Nov 24, 2021

Matthew Rizzo, MD

Dorothy Truhlsen recalled as stalwart UNMC supporter

Dottie Truhlsen, wife of Stanley Truhlsen, MD, died on Nov. 6.

Nov 16, 2021

Stanley Truhlsen, MD, and Dorothy Truhlsen.

Expanding eye care in Omaha and beyond

​​​​​​​Additional experts have joined Truhlsen Eye Institute to offer more comprehensive care for patients with retinal diseases.

Nov 9, 2021

New faculty

Twenty-two new faculty members have joined the UNMC College of Medicine.

Sep 24, 2021

Darby Luckey, DO, is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Family Medicine

Ronald Krueger, MD, receives Rizal Medal in ophthalmology

Dr. Krueger delivered the Jose Rizal International Medal Lecture for the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology on Saturday.

Sep 14, 2021

Ronald Krueger, MD