Canadian Ophthalmological Society meeting


Dr. Cindy Hutnik’s lab picked up four national research awards at the Canadian Ophthalmological Society meeting held in Ottawa from June 17 to 20 2016. The best paper award went to a former fourth year Path/Tox student, Angela Zhang. The paper was Angela’s fourth-year thesis work.

Canadian Glaucoma Society Best Glaucoma Paper—Senior Author                         2016
Student recipient: Angela Zhang       
Mechanisms of benzalkonium chloride toxicity in a human trabecular
meshwork cell line and the protective role of preservative-free tafluprost.
Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 2015:43;164-172.