The Glaucoma Service Foundation celebrated the E B Spaeth Oration on January 22, 2015 with David E. I. Pyott, CBE. Mr. Pyott is the Chief Executive Officer of Allergan, Inc. Mr. Pyott discussed “How industry, academia, and venture backed companies interact to drive innovation: How to increase the likelihood of success and minimize failures.”
The Oration takes place annually in honor of the late Edmund B. Spaeth, MD. Dr. Spaeth was a pioneer in the field of ophthalmology, and the father of George L. Spaeth, MD, our Director of Medical Research and Education.
We are deeply grateful to the following joint sponsors for their support of this year’s E B Spaeth Oration.
Accutome, Inc., Akorn, Inc., Alcon and Allergan, Inc.
Thank you to the following companies/individuals for placing an ad in our program book.
Ophthalmic Partners of Pennsylvania, Spaeth, Katz, Myers, Fudemberg and Mantravadi, PC, Drexel University College of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology, Scheie Eye Institute, Bush, Teconsky, Goodman, Feldman, LLC, The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Ophthalmology Residency Program, Temple University Ophthalmology, The Small Simonetti Group UBS Financial Services, Pennsylvania Capital Management, The Franklin Institute, Maxine Colm, EdD, Mid Atlantic Retina, The Ocular Oncology Service of Wills Eye Hospital, Associated Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, ICare USA, Glaucoma Today, Mobius Therapeutics, and Wills Eye Hospital.
Photos by Howard Pitkow