E B Spaeth Oration January 22, 2015

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


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The Glaucoma Service Foundation’s mission is to preserve or enhance the health of all people with glaucoma and to provide a model of medical care by supporting the educational and research efforts of the physicians on the Wills Eye Institute Glaucoma Service, the largest glaucoma diagnosis and treatment center in the country.
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