Three outstanding UCSF vision scientists have been awarded named professorships, honoring them for their accomplishments. All are leaders at the Francis I. Proctor Foundation for Research in Ophthalmology. Endowments of $1 million or more can be designated for professorships to honor faculty members and provide reliable funding for research, patient care, teaching, and community service.
Thomas Lietman, MD – Ruth Lee and Phillips Thygeson Distinguished Professorship
Nisha Acharya, MD, MS – Elizabeth C. Proctor Distinguished Professorship
Jeremy Keenan, MD, MPH – Bruce Ostler Endowed Chair in Ocular Epidemiology