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Research to Prevent Blindness grant expands scientific program at Glick Eye Institute

June 18, 2014 -- The Department of Ophthalmology at the IU School of Medicine has received an unrestricted grant from Research to Prevent Blindness, providing flexibility in developing and expanding the department's research programs at the Glick Eye Institute.   read more...

Glick researchers receive nearly $3 million in grants

December 16, 2013 -- Four researchers at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute have received nearly $3 million in grants to further their research into the causes and treatments of vision loss.

The principal investigators, their awards and their research include:   read more...

Prominent Hoosier philanthropist and IU benefactor Gene Glick dies at age 92

October 3, 2013 -- Eugene B. Glick, who with his late wife Marilyn provided the foundation for the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute at the Indiana University School of Medicine, has died. Mr. Glick, 92, died Wednesday, Oct. 2 at his home.   read more...

Early In Vivo Visualization of Retinoblastoma Tumors in Histologic Detail

August 29, 2013 -- Researchers at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute at the Indiana University School of Medicine have been successful in visualizing retinoblastoma tumors in Tag-RB mice as early as 8 weeks of age using OCT technology. The Phoenix Research Laboratories Image-Guided OCT facilitates in-vivo imaging of the tumors in histologic detail.   read more...

Green means LEED Gold for IU School of Medicine’s Glick Eye Institute

June 21, 2013 -- The Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute is the first building on an Indiana University campus to achieve LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.   read more...

Cancer researchers discover new type of retinoblastoma in babies

March 13, 2013 -- Not all forms of retinoblastoma, a pediatric cancer of the eye, may be inherited, a discovery that would spare children years of medical evaluations and offer the potential of drug therapy for an aggressive malignancy.   read more...

Is someone you love at risk of glaucoma?

March 1, 2013 -- Often called the “sneak thief of sight” because it slowly causes vision loss, glaucoma can rob a person of sight before a diagnosis is made. To raise awareness of the disease, which can occur without symptoms in up to 50 percent of affected patients, the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute will offer free glaucoma screenings at clinics in Lebanon and Mooresville.   read more...

Husband, wife research team join Glick Eye Institute as director of research, first Marilyn K. Glick Senior Chair

January 11, 2013 -- Vision research at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute will receive a double boost when husband-and-wife research scientists from the University of Florida join the Department of Ophthalmology at the Indiana University School of Medicine this year.   read more...

Glick faculty member is first in Indiana to receive Outrun the Sun funding for melanoma research

January 9, 2013 -- Timothy Corson,Ph.D, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute,has been selected as one of two 2012 Outrun the Sun Melanoma Research Scholars. Corson is the first Indiana University researcher to receive this distinction.   read more...

IU School of Medicine pediatric ophthalmologist Daniel Neely named senior medical advisor of ORBIS Cyber-Sight program

August 2, 2012 -- Daniel E. Neely, M.D., professor of ophthalmology and a pediatric ophthalmologist at the IU School of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology at the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Eye Institute, has been named senior medical advisor of the ORBIS Cyber-Sight telemedicine program.   read more...