Research Seminar Series

The Flaum Eye Institute 2013 - 2014 Schedule

The Flaum Eye Institute Research Seminar series is the 4th Friday of every month.

Agenda for Sessions

  • Noon – 12:30 p.m. Social with Pizza
  • 12:30 p.m. – Presentation and Q & A

For information call Ruth Rentas at (585) 273-2609 or email

Date Speaker Lab Topic
March 22, 2013 Len Zheleznyak Yoon "Overcoming presbyopia by manipulating the eyes' optics."
April 26, 2013 ARVO Practice
May 24, 2013 Revathi Balasubramanian Gan "The role of the Lhx9 in the development of retinal cell subtypes and their laminar specification."
June 28, 2013

Anasuya Das

Huxlin "Beyond blindsight: visual relearning in cortically blind fields."
July 26, 2013

Ethan Rossi


"Studying retinal disease with adaptive optics imaging."

August 23, 2013

Aixa Alarcon Heredia

Yoon "Effect of interocular differences in the monocular blur orientation on binocular blur perception."
September 27, 2013

Lu Yin & Jesse Schallek

Merrigan/ Williams "Imaging the transit of single blood cells in the living eye; the anatomy and function of the microvascular retinal circulation."
October 25, 2013 Daniel Savage Knox/ Huxlin "Femtosecond laser modifications of corneal refractive power."
November 22, 2013 Ranjini Kottaiyan Aquavella/ Yoon "Non-Invasive Multimodal Tear Imaging Techniques."
December 27, 2013 No Seminar    
January 24, 2014 Liang Huang Gan "Genetic determination of retinal diseases."
February 28, 2014 Robin Sharma Williams "In vivo two-photon imaging of the retina."
March 28, 2014 Amanda Kingston Yoon "Myopia progression and control (focusing on peripheral aberrations)."
April 25, 2014 ARVO Practice
May 23, 2014 James Feeks Hunter "Function Fluorescence Imaging. "