Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology (2018) 256:449–450 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00417-018-3911-2 OBITUARY 1,2 3 4 5 Ingrid Kreissig & Lawrence Yannuzzi & D. Jackson Coleman & Stanley Chang Published online: 27 January 2018 Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature 2018 vitreoretinal microsurgery. After nearly three quarters of a century of productive clinical science and patient care, the world of retinal surgery has lost one of its most influential and productive figures of the twentieth century. Fortunately, his illuminating contributions will continue to glow from the legacies inherent in his writings and in the minds of the count- less vitreoretinal surgeons he graciously mentored and trained. He also had a love for music, dancing, tennis and sailing. He was born in Pittsburgh, attended Harvard College for his undergraduate degree, and returned to Pittsburgh for Medical School. He then joined the staff at Weill-Cornell, where he spent the rest of his academic career. He started in neuro-ophthalmology and later changed to retina. He received numerous awards, including some of the most prestigious and coveted in our field, and published many manuscripts in peer- reviewed journals. He wrote the first draft of each paper in longhand, laboring over each word before collaborating
Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology – Springer Journals
Published: Jan 27, 2018
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud