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Blepharospasm Research Grants Available.
—Benign Essential Blepharospasm Research Foundation Inc is pleased to announce the availability of basic science and clinical research grants relevant to essential blepharospasm or Meigs' syndrome. Support for up to $50 000 is available. The deadline for filing applications is October 1, 1989. For information or applications, contact Benign Essential Blepharospasm Research Foundation Inc, PO Box 12468, Beaumont, TX 77726-2468.
Alcon Research Institute Awards.
—The Alcon Research Institute is an entity dedicated to vision research. The Institute is funded by Alcon Laboratories Inc, Fort Worth, Tex, but is directed by a fully independent advisory committee. An award of $50 000 was given to each of the following scientists in 1989: Paul Chiesa, MD, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY; Miguel Coca-Prados, PhD, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn; Wilfried W. de Jong, PhD, University of Nijmegen (the Netherlands); Goro
News and Comment. Arch Ophthalmol. 1989;107(6):807. doi:10.1001/archopht.1989.01070010829020