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December 11, 2013

Two University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix Faculty Named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors

Two University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix Faculty Named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors NAI Fellows are recognized for their inventions that have major impacts on societyContact: Al Bravo, (602) 827-2022 PHOENIX – Gholam A. Peyman, MD, who invented LASIK and many other advances, and Frederic Zenhausern, PhD, MBA, who has […]

February 19, 2013

Dr. Gholam Peyman Receives The National Medal of Innovation and Technology from President Obama

Gholam A. Peyman, MD, a faculty member at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix, was named today by President Obama as one of the 12 eminent researcher recipients of the National Medal of Technology and Innovation. Dr. Peyman is also a professor of Optical Sciences and Engineering at the UA… [continue reading]

February 12, 2013

Dr. Gholam Peyman – 2011 National Medal of Technology & Innovation

Gholam A. Peyman – University of AZ, College of Medicine & Arizona Retinal Specialists- National Medal of Technology & Innovation 2011 for invention of the LASIK surgical technique, and for developing the field of intraocular drug administration and expanding the field of retinal surgery. Produced by Evolving Communications for the National Science & Technology Medals […]

February 12, 2013

President Obama Honors the Country’s Top Innovators and Scientists of 2011 National Medal

The President recognizes the 2011 National Medal of Science and National Medal of Technology and Innovation recipients.

October 6, 2011

New Award

Promising UA Technology Receives Innovation Award Peyman_PDT.pdf UA team one of 21 in country funded through new National Science Foundation Program. TUCSON, Ariz. – October 6, 2011 – Research developed by University of Arizona (UA) faculty is among the inaugural class of 21 projects to garner funding from the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps (I-Corps), […]