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Wills Eye at ARVO 2021

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Wills Eye Goes Virtual
With ARVO 2021
We are pleased to announce that a total of 25 papers and posters with Wills Eye Attendings/Faculty and Trainees (Fellows, Residents, Medical students, and interns) as primary presenters were accepted for the ARVO Annual Meeting 2021.

The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) is the leading international research organization for the vision research community. The annual meeting is the largest meeting of basic and clinical researchers from around the world who come to together to share novel and cutting-edge breakthroughs in eye and vision research. Wills Eye faculty, staff and trainees actively participate at ARVO each year, contributing to new knowledge and ideas to advance prevention and treatment of eye diseases and patient care.

Julia A. Haller, MD, Wills Eye Ophthalmologist-in-Chief, Leslie Hyman, PhD, Vice Chair for Research, and Allen C. Ho, MD, Director of Retina Research offer an exciting preview of this year's ARVO Meeting.

ARVO 2021