February 16, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 7


National Exposure

Newly Granted

Of Note


Medical ethicist to lecture about glaucoma

The Sixth Annual Hogan-Ferguson Ethics Lecture will take place at 1 p.m. Friday, March 2, in the UTHSC auditorium. The event is a part of the 21st Annual Alamo City Ophthalmology Clinical Conference.

Dr. Robert L. Stamper, professor of ophthalmology and director of the glaucoma service at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, will discuss "Glaucoma: Social, Political and Ethical Considerations."

Dr. Stamper is the past chairman of ophthalmology at Pacific Medical School in California and was president of the American Glaucoma Society from 1998 to 2000. He is a member of the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Stamper has received the Senior Honor Award of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Statesmanship Award of the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology and has been listed in the Who's Who in America. He is published extensively.

For more information, call 7-8406 or send an e-mail to schifanella@uthscsa.edu.