Visual Sciences CoBRE Seminar Series: Dr. Fliesler to give presentation on hereditary retinal degeneration

A visiting professor from the University at Buffalo will give a presentation on hereditary retinal degeneration as a part of the Visual Sciences Center of Biomedical Research Excellence Spring Seminar Series on Friday, May 26, at 1 p.m.

The presenter will be Steven J. Fliesler, Ph.D., FARVO. Dr. Fliesler is an endowed chair professor of ophthalmology and the vice-chairman and director of research for the Department of Ophthalmology and the Ira G. Ross Eye Institute, as well as a professor for the Department of Biochemistry and Neuroscience Graduate Program at the University at Buffalo. His presentation is titled "Hereditary Retinal Degenerations: A Tale of Two Lipids."

The presentation will be held in HSC North, Room 3129. No registration is required, and anyone is welcome to attend.

The Visual Sciences CoBRE Spring 2023 Seminar Series is hosted by the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine and the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. To learn more about Visual Sciences CoBRE, visit