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Castroviejo Medal Awarded.
—Herbert E. Kaufman, MD, was awarded the Castroviejo Medal at the combined session of the Castroviejo Society and the Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group at the 1987 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Nov 10, 1987, in Dallas. Also at that time, Dr Kaufman delivered the Castroviejo Lecture, entitled "Progress in Corneal Refractive Surgery." Dr Kaufman is Boyd Professor of Ophthalmology, professor of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics, head of the Department of Ophthalmology, and director of the LSU Eye Center at the Louisiana State University Medical Center School of Medicine, New Orleans.
Grant Proposals Requested.
—The Lowe's Syndrome Association Inc requests research proposals aimed at achieving a better understanding of the cause of Lowe's syndrome and/or developing better treatments for the major complications. Grants will be awarded in amounts up to $5000. The application deadline is June 1, 1988. For grant guidelines, contact The Lowe's
News and Comment. Arch Ophthalmol. 1988;106(2):176–177. doi:10.1001/archopht.1988.01060130186018
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