Eighth Sir Harold Ridley Distinguished Visiting Professor: Claes H. Dohlman, MD, PhD


May 14, 2009 -- Dr. Claes H. Dohlman, the Eighth Sir Harold Ridley Distinguished Visiting Professor for Creativity and Innovation in Ophthalmology, was welcomed to the Hamilton Eye Institute this evening to present his lecture on keratoplasty, keratoprosthesis, and the prevention of corneal blindness. Dr. Dohlman's surgical innovations in keratoplasty and keratoprosthesis have made him internationally recognized as the founder of modern corneal science. It was our honor and pleasure to present Dr. Dohlman with the Ridley medal in recognition of his achievements and congratulate him in joining the seven previous Ridley Professors.