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Wilmer in the News

Wilmer's clinical and research faculty remain at the forefront of the latest developments in ophthalmology. See the latest news below:

2020 News

Implementing, Adapting to Protocol Changes for Clinical Practice - VIDEO (Ophthalmology Times) 8/24/20
How to Protect Children's Eyes During Remote Learning (New York Times) 8/17/20
Johns Hopkins Doctor Provides Insight on Reopening Schools (WFXR) 8/12/20
Hopkins Researchers Give Md. High Marks on School Resumption Plans (The Daily Record) 7/10/20
Johns Hopkins Launches Reopening Policy Tracker For K-12 Schools (JHU Hub) 7/9/20
Study Investigates Biomarkers of Sjögren’s Syndrome-Related Dry Eye (Helio) 6/30/20
COVID-19: Should Ophthalmologists Prepare for a Second Surge? (Ophthalmology Times) 6/28/20
How Do Our Eyes Move in Perfect Synchrony? (Live Science) 6/21/20
Eye Care Comes Into Focus During Coronavirus (Washington Post) 6/21/20
Dearth of Disability-Related Covid-19 Data Can Confound Response Efforts (STAT) 6/12/20
What is Your Advice for Ophthalmology’s Class of 2020? (Ophthalmology Times)- 5/21/20
Visual Impairment, Dementia Are Detrimental to Independence of Older Adults (HCP Live)- 5/14/20
The Hidden Struggles America's Disabled are Facing During the COVID-19 Pandemic (CNBC)- 5/10/20
Striving for Inclusivity in COVID-19 Public Health Messaging (Patient Engagement Hit)- 5/8/20
Fewer US researchers are disclosing disabilities on NIH grant applications ( 3/24/20
If Medications Fail, Surgery Option for Treating Infectious Retinitis (Ophthalmology Times)- 2/28/20

2019 News


Age Complicated Thyroid Eye Disease Diagnosis (MedPage Today)- 12/19/19
Bringing Johns Hopkins' Discoveries to the World (Dome)- Dec. 2019
Theory That da Vinci's Art Was Tied to Rare Eye Condition Refuted (CNN)- 11/27/19
Helper Protein Worsens Diabetic Eye Disease (Scienmag)- 11/27/19
AI Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy Moves to Retail Clinics (Medcape)- 11/26/19
Study Finds Increase in Medical Students' Disclosures of Disabilities ( 11/26/19
Use of CT and MRI to Diagnose Eye Problems in the ED Skyrocketing (Radiology Business)- 11/25/19
Here's Why You Might Get a Headache From New Glasses (Self)- 11/20/19
W.L. Gore Marks Half Century of Groundbreaking Material (Delaware Business Times)- 10/25/19
Everything You Need to Know About Cataracts (Health)- 10/22/19 
Setting Sights Higher (JHU Hub)- 10/10/19
Dr. Jennifer Elisseeff Recieves NIH 2019 Pioneer Award (NIH)- 10/1/19


A Better Way to Deliver Vision-Saving Therapy (Hopkins Newsroom)- 9/30/19
Eyes on the Prize: The CBC fights blindness during Sickle Cell Awareness Month (The Root)- 9/25/19
Dr. Allen Eghrari named to Baltimore Business Journal's 40 Under 40  (Baltimore Business Journal)- 8/29/19
Showering With Your Contact Lenses in Can Lead to Eye Infection (WUSA9)- 8/14/19
The Case for Sunglasses - All Year Round (Dome)- 8/7/19
Trouble Driving At Night? Yellow Lenses Won't Help (HealthDay)- 8/2/19
King-Wai Yau Named 2019 Beckman-Argyros Vision Research Award Winner (PRWeb)- 7/30/19
A Systems Biology Approach Towards Understanding and Treating Non-neovascular AMD (Nature Communications)- 7/26/19
(Video) How AI is Transforming Care at Johns Hopkins (Optometry Today)- 7/25/19
Alfred Sommer: The Ophthalmologist Who Saved Millions from Blindness ( 7/13/19


Implanted Drug ‘Reservoir’ Safely Reduces Injections for People with Macular Degeneration (Hopkins Newsroom)- 6/13/19
What Medicine Can Learn From Doctors And Researchers With Disabilities (NPR)- 6/13/19
How to Improve Care for Patients with Disabilities?... (JHM News)- 6/10/19
The Company Behind Gore-Tex is Coming for Your Eyeballs (Bloomberg)- 5/9/19
7 Wilmer Researchers Receive ARVO Awards- 5/2/19

Experimental Drug Delivers One-Two Punch to Vision Loss (Hopkins Newsroom)- 4/10/19


Outcome After Exchange Transfusion for Central Retinal Vein Occlusion... (JAMA Ophthalmology)- 3/21/19
Transcending the Technological Barriers of Ophthalmology (Med Tech Outlook)- 3/15/19
Dr. Sharon Solomon Recognized as First African-American Full Professor in Wilmer History- 3/6/19
Macula Society Welcomes
Dr. Adrienne Scott and Dr. Mandeep Singh- 3/5/19
Dr. Megan Collins Receives Excellence in Mentoring Award- 2/8/2019

Dr. Peter J. McDonnell Named to ARCS Foundation Alumni Hall of Fame (ARCS)- 2/6/19
High Sights for Low Vision (Hopkins Medicine)- Winter 2019
Dr. Albert Jun Honored as Boston International Visiting Professor
- 1/10/19
6 Health Conditions That Can Cause Dry Eyes You Might Not Be Aware Of (Bustle)-  1/22/19

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