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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.

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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,...

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Glaucoma Research Foundation to Host the 7th Annual Glaucoma 360, a three-day event, at the historic Palace Hotel in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - January 26, 2018: Glaucoma Research Foundation will host the 7th Annual Glaucoma 360 from February 8th to February 10th in San Francisco. This signature three-day event highlights innovation in glaucoma to ensure patients have access to...

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Glaucoma Research Foundation to Honor Leaders in Glaucoma Innovation and Patient Care at 12th Annual Gala in San Francisco

Glaucoma Research Foundation President and CEO, Thomas M. Brunner announced today that Thomas W. Burns and Carl V. Migliazzo, MD will be honored at the Glaucoma 360 Annual Gala on February 8, 2018.

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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 Earns Highest 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

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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John G. Flanagan, PhD, FCOptom joins Glaucoma Research Foundation Board of Directors

John G. Flanagan is the Dean and Professor at School of Optometry and Vision Science Program, University of California, Berkeley.

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