The Department of Ophthalmology and the Cullen Eye Institute provide educational programs for ophthalmology residents and fellows, medical and graduate students, research scientists, and practicing ophthalmologists; support research in the structure, function and diseases of the eye and the visual system; offer the highest quality eye care available; and sponsor public programs for prevention of eye disease and injury.
Vision Research Symposium 2022
Dec. 3, 2022: Join the Cullen Eye Institute for our inaugural Vision Research Symposium. This exciting symposium will feature a group of prominent vision research scientists.
The department has 38,000 square feet in the Cullen Eye Institute dedicated to basic and clinical research. Read about our labs and core modules.
The Department of Ophthalmology provides a residency program, fellowship programs, medical student education, and grand rounds.
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Clinical trials including studies on dry eye, glaucoma, cataracts and retina are underway.