Update: The ARES Laboratory has been selected to host a Special Interest Group (SIG) during the 2019 ARVO Annual Meeting titled Integrating Robotics into Ophthalmic Surgery. Date/Time: May 1, 2019 from 12:15 pm to 1:45 pm in Room East 8&15 (Vancouver Convention Center). Additional information can be found on the ARVO website.
1, 2019: The IRISS Research Laboratory has secured a five-year R01 research grant from the National Institutes of Health on the topic of Vitreoretinal Surgery via Robotic Microsurgical System with Image Guidance, Force Feedback, Virtual Fixtures, and Augmented Reality. More information can be found on the NIH website.