Recently returned from working at LV Prasad and headed soon to Ethiopia

Wills Academic Global Ophthalmology Fellow Dr. Cristos Ifantides

Wills at AAO 2015

This year’s AAO Meeting will once again be chock full of valuable news and leading insights.

Ophthalmology for the Pediatrician, Primary Care Physician and Allied Health Professional

This CME course is designed to update the pediatrician, primary care family physician, and allied health professional on common ocular problems in the pediatric age group. Emphasis will be on techniques for vision screening to diagnose amblyopia and strabismus. Diagnosis and treatment of common eye disorders in children will be discussed. Case presentation sessions will […]

Graduation 2015

Congratulations to the graduating Wills Eye Residents and Fellows Class of 2015.

Chiefs’ Rounds Streamed Live

Chiefs’ Rounds will return in September 2015, but you won’t want to miss this unique exchange of viewpoints and knowledge, all from the comfort of your home or office. Registration is free, and CME is available. Join hundreds of your colleagues who participate via live streaming on the Internet and be part of these great […]

Wills Eye Hospital ranks #2 Best Hospital in the Nation for Opthalmology

US News 2014 2015 press release Dear Wills Colleagues, It is with great pride that I write to let you know that today’s 2014 USNWR poll again shows Wills in the #2 position on the list of best eye hospitals in the country, consolidating our gains from last year, and just a whisker out of […]

Wills Eye Global Initiative and the Wills International Resident Experience

In November 2011, Wills announced an ambitious Wills Eye Global Initiative. This initiative, which has been generously supported by the Wills Eye administration, faculty, residents, and the Wills Eye Hospital Society, aims to position Wills Eye as an important contributor and leader in the fight against preventable blindness worldwide. As a first step, Wills established […]

American Academy of Ophthalmology to honor former Wills Eye residents

Jerry Shields, MD – AAO Charles L. Schepens, MD Award Jerry Shields (Wills Eye Resident, Class of 1970) will receive the Charles L. Schepens, MD/AAO Award presented at the Retina Subspecialty Day meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology on October 17, 2014. The award recognizes a vision scientist who has contributed new knowledge of […]

Wills Eye Hospital Society Honors and Awards – Rohit Varma, MD, MPH named Director at USC Eye Institute

Alex V. Levin, MD, MHSc (WEH Resident, Class of 1989), currently Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics at Wills Eye Hospital, has been appointed Robison D. Harley, MD Endowed Chair in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics at WEH. Alex also has been accepted into the American Ophthalmological Society with the acceptance of his thesis: […]