ARVO celebrates 75 years of research, vision

May 3, 2003

Special keynote speech to be delivered by Dr. Folkman of Harvard MedicalSchoolThe Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) turns75 years this year. To commemorate this major milestone, several specialevents are planned during the annual meeting from May 4 to 8 in Fort Lauderdale,FL.The anniversary celebration will officially open with a keynote symposiumon Sunday, May 4 at 5 p.m. during which Judah Folkman, MD, director of surgicalresearch, and the Andrus professor of pediatric surgery and professor ofcell biology, Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, willdeliver the keynote address. The 75th Anniversary Celebration Social willfollow from 7 to 9 p.m.