Flaum Eye Institute News Talented Students Raise Funds to Help City Pupils Who Need EyeglassesFeb 12, 2016UR Medicine’s Flaum Eye Institute received a $20,000 donation to support its program to provide free vision care for needy schoolchildren. Kids Reaching Hearts Through Performing Arts, an organization of area high school students dedicated to supporting children through artistic expression, raised the funds during a gala event and variety show in October. Young Artists Host Gala to Support Programs for Children with Vision LossSep 25, 2015A group of young performing artists is holding a gala Oct. 10 to support UR Medicine Flaum Eye Institute’s programs to help children with vision loss in Rochester and across the world.Flaum Eye Institute Scientist Gets Funding to Study Vision Loss in Batten DiseaseJul 02, 2015University of Rochester Medical Center scientist Ruchira Singh, Ph.D., received a grant from the Knights Templar Eye Foundation to investigate how neurodegenerative diseases, such as juvenile Batten disease, cause blindness.UR Medicine Experts Discuss Sjogren’s Syndrome Therapies June 11Jun 03, 2015UR Medicine’s Flaum Eye Institute experts will discuss therapies for dry eye at the Sjogren’s Disease Support Group meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 11, at Pittsford Public Library. Flaum Eye Institute Opens Strong Vision Optical Shop at College Town Apr 22, 2015UR Medicine’s Flaum Eye Institute is opening a comprehensive optical shop at College Town, providing eye exams, prescription eyewear, contact lenses and sunglasses. The Strong Vision shop will open Friday, in conjunction with College Town grand-opening festivities.