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GRF Media Kit

Information about Glaucoma Research Foundation, our research programs, our staff, and our Glaucoma 360 events.

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January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

National Glaucoma Awareness Month is an important time to spread the word about this sight-stealing disease that affects more than 3 million people in the United States and 60 million worldwide.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation to honor renowned ophthalmologist Eugene de Juan, Jr., MD and opera singer Janette Márquez at 11th Annual Gala

The Glaucoma 360 Annual Gala will take place February 2, 2017 at San Francisco's historic Palace Hotel.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation to Host 6th Annual Glaucoma 360, a three-day event, at the historic Palace Hotel in San Francisco

Glaucoma Research Foundation will host the 6th Annual Glaucoma 360 in San Francisco from February 2 to 4, 2017. This unique three-day event is dedicated to highlighting innovation in glaucoma.

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Glaucoma 360 Annual Gala Raises Funds for Research and Education

More than 300 guests attended the 10th annual gala, which raised more than $430,000 to support Glaucoma Research Foundation’s innovative research and education programs.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation Announces $1.3 Million in Research Grants during World Glaucoma Week

Grants supporting innovative research will help to preserve vision and speed the cure for glaucoma -- a leading cause of blindness worldwide.

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Dr. Stuart McKinnon Awarded 2016 Shaffer Prize for Research

For his research project to determine whether therapies can be designed to modulate the immune system to prevent vision loss and blindness in glaucoma patients, Stuart J. McKinnon, MD, PhD was awarded the 2016 Shaffer Prize for Innovative Glaucoma Research.

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GRF to Host 5th Annual Glaucoma 360 New Horizons Forum

Glaucoma Research Foundation will host the fifth annual Glaucoma 360 New Horizons Forum on January 29, 2016 at the historic Palace Hotel in San Francisco.

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GRF to Honor Leaders in Philanthropy, Business and Medicine at 10th Annual Gala

GRF President and CEO Thomas M. Brunner announced that Charlot and Dennis Singleton, James Wise, MD, and Masashi Oka, will be honored at their 10th Annual Gala on January 28, 2016.

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Monica Vetter, PhD, and Ruth Williams, MD Join Glaucoma Research Foundation Board of Directors

Glaucoma Research Foundation recently elected two new members to serve on its Board of Directors: Monica L. Vetter, PhD, and Ruth D. Williams, MD.

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