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Glaucoma Research Foundation to Honor Leaders in Glaucoma Innovation at 2020 Annual Gala in San Francisco

San Francisco, CA - December 11, 2019: Glaucoma Research Foundation President and CEO, Thomas M. Brunner, announced today that ophthalmology industry innovators Vicente Anido, Jr., PhD and Thomas A. Mitro of Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. will be honored at the "Glaucoma...

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National Survey Reveals Glaucoma Has Significant Impact on Patients' and Caregivers' Daily Lives and Well-Being

SAN FRANCISCO, September 5, 2019 - Glaucoma Research Foundation (GRF), a national non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for glaucoma, announced results from a national survey designed to assess the impact of glaucoma on patients and caregivers, as well...

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Nancy S. Forster joins Glaucoma Research Foundation Board of Directors

Glaucoma Research Foundation, the nation’s most experienced foundation dedicated solely to glaucoma research and education, recently elected Nancy S. Forster to its Board of Directors.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation Kicks Off the Catalyst for a Cure Vision Restoration Initiative

The Catalyst for a Cure Vision Restoration Initiative builds on 16 years of seminal scientific research, with an aim to cure glaucoma and restore vision.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation Earns Highest Rating from Charity Navigator for Fourth Consecutive Year

Glaucoma Research Foundation's strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned us a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America's largest independent charity evaluator.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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