Wills Alumni Society Names Sunir Garg, MD, FACS as Annual Conference Chair

We are pleased to announce that Sunir J. Garg, MD, FACS will be the new Conference Chair of the Annual Wills Conference. Dr. Garg, an outstanding academician and board-certified ophthalmologist, is a member of the Retina Service at Wills Eye Hospital and a Professor of Ophthalmology at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Garg is actively involved in treating […]

Wills Eye Alumni Society Reception at AAO 2019

Wills Eye Alumni Society Reception at AAO 2019

Live Streamed Chiefs Rounds

On Friday mornings at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, tables are turned during Chiefs Rounds when residents present two mystery cases to the Service Chiefs and Attending Physicians.  This approach is a vital teaching tool in resident education and often leads to lively interaction among the staff.  Join us as Wills Eye’s world-renowned ophthalmologists discuss […]

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 Ophthalmology

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: […]