AOIP News
O2amp color vision glasses
May 16, 2016

MCW researchers find “color-correcting glasses” don’t live up to the hype

Summer research student Rebecca Mastey, under the direction of Emily Patterson, PhD, tested genetically confirmed red-green CVD men and gave them the Color Assessment and Diagnosis test with and without the color-correcting glasses. The results were presented at ARVO 2016.
 
AOIP members at the 2015 FFB VisionWalk
April 26, 2016

Join the Eye Institute and the AOIP at Wisconsin VisionWalk

Wisconsin VisionWalk is a great way to show support for the Eye Institute’s patients and the community, have some fun with our colleagues and their families, raise funds to support vision research and get a little exercise.
 
MCW Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment award
January 11, 2016

Grant award aims to help improve vision health for Wisconsin’s children

Deborah Costakos, MD, MS, and community partner Prevent Blindness Wisconsin are recipients of an MCW Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment award. 
 
 Upcoming Events
May 11, 2016 Stephen Tsang, MD, PhD
Cell Biology Seminar Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI USA
May 22, 2016 Wisconsin VisionWalk
Foundation Fighting Blindness annual VisionWalk
Milwaukee, WI, USA
June 1, 2016 Malik Kahook, MD
“Advances in Glaucoma Therapy”
Eye Institute Grand Rounds
Milwaukee, WI, USA
June 3, 2016 Joseph Carroll, PhD
University of Wisconsin Madison Conference
Madison, WI, USA
June 11, 2016 Joseph Carroll, PhD
“Applications of Adaptive Optics Retinal Imaging”
“Multimodal Retinal Imaging in Albinism: Implications for Foveal Development”
University of Louisville, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Charles Dwight Townes Memorial Lecturer

Louisville, KY, USA
June 20-21, 2016 Joseph Carroll, PhD
2016 Annual International Vision Conference: Vision Restoration: Regenerative Medicine in Ophthalmology Conference
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
July 12, 2016 Alfredo Dubra, PhD
“Split Detector Imaging”
Lasers in Medicine and Biology, Gordon Research Conference
West Dover, VT, USA
October 1, 2016 Eye Institute Annual Symposium: Celebrating Our 40th Anniversary
Medical College of Wisconsin
Health Research Center Auditorium
Milwaukee, WI, USA
December 16-17, 2016 Joseph Carroll, PhD
“Understanding Foveal Development Using OCT-A and Adaptive Optics”
Fourth International "OCT Angiography", "En Face" OCT and advances in OCT Congress
Rome, Italy
 Participate in a Study

Kimberly E. Stepien, MD and Joseph Carroll, PhDThe Advanced Ocular Imaging Program is a destination of choice for local, national and international vision scientists and ophthalmologists who refer patients for various imaging studies. We conduct imaging studies on a wide range of eye diseases, including inherited retinal degenerations, age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma and other neurodegenerative conditions. Visit the Research Studies page for a list of studies that are currently enrolling subjects, and visit the Volunteer section of our web site for more information about how you can participate.

Improving Vision Through Advanced Imaging

mirror and filter wheel The Advanced Ocular Imaging Program, co-directed by Joseph Carroll and Alfredo Dubra provides an infrastructure to promote the development and use of translational ocular imaging tools to improve detection, diagnosis, and management of eye disease.  Partnering with collaborators around the world, our members include vision scientists, clinicians, and engineers at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
 
 

Ophthalmic adaptive optics, UCL

Support the AOIP!

The Advanced Ocular Imaging Program could not exist without the generosity and support of many foundations, federal agencies, and individual donors. Funds donated to the program are used to build and acquire new imaging equipment, to help train students and fellows in the program, to enable the presentation of our research findings at scientific meetings, and to support numerous staff positions for studying multiple eye conditions.  Contact Joe Carroll, PhD, if you are interested in supporting our program at any level, or click below to donate securely online.
Shown below are some of the organizations whose support was instrumental in establishing the Advanced Ocular Imaging Program, and whose continued support is gratefully acknowledged.  Our sponsors page recognizes additional people and groups whose contributions have helped make this research possible and provides links to the organizations.
National Eye Institute Fight For Sight Glaucoma Research Foundation ALCON Research Institute
Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeastern Wisconsin Wellcome Trust Research to Prevent Blindness
  Greater Milwaukee Foundation Vision for Tomorrow Foundation  
VitreoRetinal Surgery Foundation Hope for Vision Foundation Fighting Blindness

 

National Eye Institute
ALCON Research Institute
Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin
Fight for Sight
Foundation Fighting Blindness
Glaucoma Research Foundation
Greater Milwaukee Foundation
Hope for Vision
Research to Prevent Blindness
Vision for Tomorrow Foundation
VitreoRetinal Surgery Foundation
wellcome trust

Advanced Ocular Imaging Program
Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute
925 North 87th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Phone: 414-955-AOIP (2647)
Fax: 414-955-6690
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