Midwest Eye Research Symposium

An annual meeting designed to provide a regional forum for scientists in vision related fields, to present their findings, and to facilitate opportunities to develop professional contacts.


MERS 2024 will take place on August 9, 2024 at the University of Iowa.


Supported by an unrestricted grant from Research to Prevent Blindness to the University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences


We are excited to announce that the 2023 ARVO Weisenfeld Award recipient Leonard Levin, MD, PhD, Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences and Neurology & Neurosurgery at McGill University, Montreal, has agreed to be this year's keynote speaker!


Eye research related images from University of Iowa Researchers