Text Size

Press Releases - All Articles

Glaucoma Research Foundation Announces $1 Million in Annual Research Grants

Glaucoma Research Foundation announced $1 million in annual research grants to support 12 investigators at prestigious universities in the United States, Canada, and Europe.

Read More »

Dr. Adriana Di Polo Awarded the 2019 Shaffer Prize from Glaucoma Research Foundation

For her research project seeking a new treatment to restore vision in glaucoma patients, Adriana Di Polo, PhD, professor of neuroscience at the University of Montreal, was awarded the 2019 Shaffer Prize for Innovative Glaucoma Research.

Read More »

Glaucoma Research Foundation to Honor Philanthropic Leaders and Glaucoma Innovation at 13th Annual Gala in San Francisco

Launched in 2007, the Annual Gala showcases the visionaries and catalysts who share GRF's mission to cure glaucoma and restore vision through innovative research.

Read More »

Glaucoma Research Foundation to Host 8th Annual Glaucoma 360 at historic Palace Hotel in San Francisco

This signature three-day event highlights innovation in glaucoma therapies to ensure patients have access to the latest and most effective diagnostic tools and treatment options.

Read More »

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.

Read More »

Glaucoma Research Foundation Appoints Meredith L. Gale National Director of Development

Meredith joins the GRF team to manage donor stewardship programs as well as major and planned giving strategies.

Read More »

Glaucoma Research Foundation Grant Leads to Major Breakthrough in Neuron Regeneration

Study indicates treatment using insulin may restore vision in glaucoma patients. San Francisco, CA - July 31, 2018 - Glaucoma Research Foundation, a national non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for glaucoma, today announced a team of neuroscience researchers,...

Read More »

Glaucoma Research Foundation Builds Momentum Toward A Cure

GRF has announced the celebration of its 40th anniversary year, the board approval of its new strategic plan, and an expanded capital campaign designed to accelerate research towards a cure.

Read More »

Glaucoma Research Foundation Announces $720,000 in Annual Research Grants

The announcement during World Glaucoma Week emphasizes the need to find better treatments and a cure for this disease that affects more than 60 million people.

Read More »

Dr. Carla Siegfried Receives 2018 Shaffer Prize for Innovative Glaucoma Research

The 2018 Shaffer Prize was presented to Dr. Carla Siegfried during ceremonies at the Glaucoma 360 Annual Gala on February 8th at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco.

Read More »