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Date Thursday June 21st 2007
Time 4:00 PM
Venue George E. Pake Auditorium

PARC Forum

This presentation focuses on state-of-the-art clinical technologies for vision correction and for diagnosis and treatment of eye disease and vision disorders, providing a glimpse into the future of vision care with an overview of the research being performed in the School of Optometry at UC Berkeley.


Dennis Levi, O.D., Ph.D. is Professor of Optometry and Vision Science, and Dean of the School of Optometry at UC Berkeley. His research on amblyopia and spatial vision has been continuously funded by NEI for the last 30 years, and he has published over 225 scientific papers and two books. He is Editor-In-Chief of Vision Research and has served on a number of Editorial Boards (Journal of Vision, Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics and Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science). Levi was elected Fellow of the Optical Society of America for his research contributions in the areas of amblyopia and spatial vision, and has received numerous awards including the Glenn Fry Award and the Garland Clay Award from the American Academy of Optometry.

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