Two members of the Wilmer faculty were recognized for their achievements recently.
Dr. Mark O.M. Tso, professor of ophthalmology and pathology at Wilmer, gave the Lorenz E. Zimmerman Lecture at the Asia-Pacific Society of Ocular Oncology and Pathology Congress held on December 14, 2012 at the Hong Kong Convention Center. Dr. Tso also gave a keynote speech entitled, “The Dilemma of Ophthalmic Educators in Residency Training in Hong Kong, China and Beyond” at the 8th International Symposium of Ophthalmology-Hong Kong, also on December 14, 2012 at the Hong Kong Convention Center.
Dr. Maria Canto-Soler, assistant professor of ophthalmology, director of Wilmer's Retinal Degeneration Research Center and native of Argentina, was named "Outstanding Personality in the Field of Science" by the Council of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, Argentina.