Sina Farsui to receive the 2017 ARVO Foundation/Pfizer Ophthalmics Award

Sina Farsiu,PhD, Associate Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering; Director of the Vision and Image Processing (VIP) Laboratory has been selected to receive the 2017 ARVO Foundation/Pfizer Ophthalmics Carl Carmras Translational Research Award. This award is supported through the generous donation from Pfizer Ophthalmics to the ARVO Foundation. This well deserved award is confirmation of something we already knew - that Sina is amongst the preeminent researchers at the interface of Engineering and Ophthalmology. External recognition such as this is proof that our department continues to grow in strength and recognition. Please join me in congratulating Sina on receiving this prestigious award.


Ashutosh Chilkoti, Alan L. Kaganov Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Engineering