The Alcon Research Institute

Alcon supports serious research in eye health and works to expand the frontiers of ophthalmic and optometric sciences through the Alcon Research Institute (ARI).

Past Grant Recipients of the Alcon Research Institute

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Last First Middle Title Year Won Additional Year Won Affiliation
Abramson David H. M.D., FACS 2012   Memorial Sloan – Kettering Cancer Center
Forrester John V.   2012   University of Aberdeen, Division of Applied Medicine
Dick Andrew David   2012   University of Bristol, Bristol Eye Hospital
Holz Frank G.   2012   University of Bohn, Department of Ophthalmology
Roska Botond M.   2012   Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research
Swaroop Anand     2012   National Eye Institute, NIH
Wu Samuel     2012   Baylor College of Medicine, Cullen Eye Institute
Abdel-Latif Ata A. Ph.D. 1990   Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
Adler Ruben   M.D. 1985   Deceased
Aguayo Albert   M.D. 1998   The Center for Research in Neuroscience, McGill University, Montréal, Canada
Aiello Lloyd Paul M.D., Ph.D. 1996   Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, USA
Airaksinen Juhani P. M.D. 1986   University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
Albert Daniel M. M.D. 1984   University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
Ali Robin   Ph.D. 2009   University of College London, UK
Allikmets Rando   Ph.D. 2007   Harkness Eye Institute, Columbia University, New York, USA
Alm Albert   M.D. 1994   University Hospital Uppsala, Sweden
Alvarado Jorge   M.D. 1983   University of California, San Francisco, USA
Anderson Robert E. M.D., Ph.D. 1985   Dean A. McGee Eye Institute, Oklahoma City, USA
Anderson Douglas   M.D. 1986   Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, USA
Apple David J. M.D. 2001   David J. Apple, MD Laboratory for Ophthalmic Devices Research, USA
Araie Makoto   M.D. 1993   University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
Arshavsky Vadim Y. Ph.D. 2008   Duke University Eye Center, Durham, USA
Azar Dimitri   M.D. 2007   UIC Eye & Ear, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Barres Ben   M.D., Ph.D. 2010   Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
Baum Jules L. M.D. 1991   Tufts/New England Medical Center, USA
Baylor Denis A. M.D. 1991   Stanford Medical School, USA
Becker Bernard   M.D. 1990   Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, USA
Beebe David C. Ph.D. 1996   Dept. of Ophthalmology, Washington University, St Louis, USA
Belmonte Carlos   M.D., Ph.D. 1997   Instituto de Neurociencias, San Juan de Alicante, Spain
Benedek George   Ph.D. 1987   Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA
Benedetti Ennio Lucio M.D. 1990   Deceased
BenEzra David   M.D., Ph.D. 1988   Deceased
Bennett Jean   M.D., Ph.D. 2004   Scheie Eye Institute, Philadelphia, USA
Berson Eliot L. M.D. 1988 1997 Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Besharse Joseph C. Ph.D. 1993   Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
Beuerman Roger W. Ph.D. 1985   Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore
Bhattacharya Shomi   MSc, Ph.D. 1991   Institute of Ophthalmology, University of London, UK
Bhuyan Kailash C. M.D. 1982   College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia Univ., New York, USA
Bill Anders   M.D. 1983 1993 Uppsala Universitets Biomedicum, Uppsala, Sweden
Bird Alan C. M.D. 2004   Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK
Bito Laszlo   Ph.D. 1985   Columbia Univ., New York, USA
Blakemore Colin   Ph.D. 1996   Medical Research Council, London, UK
Bloemendal Hans   Ph.D. 1986 1999 Universiteit van Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Blumenkranz Mark S. M.D. 2005   Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, USA
Blundell Thomas L. FRS 1985   University of Cambridge, UK
Bok Dean   Ph.D. 1985   Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
Breitman Martin   Ph.D. 1993   Mount Sinai Hospital Research Institute, Toronto, Canada
Bron Anthony J. FRC, Ophth 1990   University of Oxford, UK
Brubaker Richard F. M.D. 1984 1995 Mayo Medical Center, Rochester, USA
Burgoyne Claude F. M.D. 2010   Devers Eye Institute, USA
Campochiaro Peter A. M.D. 1995   The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA
Candia Oscar A. M.D. 1985   Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
Caprioli Joseph   M.D. 1992   Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
Carper Deborah   Ph.D. 1992   National Eye Institute, Bethesda, USA
Cepko Constance L. Ph.D. 2000   Dept. of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Chader Gerald   Ph.D. 1986 1993 Doheny Eye Institute, Los Angeles, USA
Chang Stanley   M.D. 1998   Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute, Columbia Univ., New York, USA
Char Devron H. M.D. 1985   University of California, San Francisco, USA
Chew Emily   M.D. 2008   National Institute of Health, Bethesda, USA
Chiesa Raul   M.D. 1989   College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia Univ., New York, USA
Chylack, Jr. Leo T. M.D. 1986   Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Center for Ophthalmic Research, Boston, USA
Cintron Charles   Ph.D. 1983   Schepens Eye Research Institute, Boston, USA
Coca-Prados Miguel   Ph.D. 1989   Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, USA
Conrad Gary W. Ph.D. 1996   Kansas State University, Manhattan, USA
Copenhangen David R. Ph.D. 2008   University of California, San Francisco, USA
Courtois Yves   Ph.D. 1984   Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers, Paris, France
Cousins Scott W. M.D. 2006   Duke Eye Center, Durham, USA
Cunha-Vaz Jose   M.D., Ph.D. 1998   University: AIBILI - Association for Innovation and Biomedical Research on Light and Image, Portugal
D'Amore Patricia A. Ph.D. 1994   Schepens Eye Research Institute, Boston, USA
Dana Reza   M.D. 2008   Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA
Davis Mathew D. M.D. 1999   University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
Dawson Chandler   M.D. 1986   University of California, San Francisco, USA
de Jong Paulus   M.D., Ph.D. 2007   Department of Ophthalmogenetics, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
de Jong Wilfried W. Ph.D. 1989   University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Demer Joseph L. M.D. 2004   Jules Stein Eye Institute, Los Angeles, USA
Dillon James P. Ph.D. 1991   Retired
Dohlman Claes H. M.D., Ph.D. 2005   Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA
Dowling John E. Ph.D. 1986   Dept. of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, Boston, USA
Drance Stephen M. M.D. 1985   Department of Ophthalmology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Dryja Thaddeus   M.D. 1987 1997 MEEI, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Edelhauser Henry F. Ph.D. 1999   Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, USA
Eguchi Goro   Dsci 1989   Kumamoto University, Japan
Ehinger Berndt Berndt M.D. 1984 1995 University Hospital of Lund, Sweden
Engle Elizabeth C. M.D. 2008   Children's Hospital Boston
Epstein David L. M.D. 1982   Duke University Medical Center, Durham, USA
Erickson Kristine A. Ph.D. 1996   Bedford, USA
Farber Deborah B. Ph.D. 1995   Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
Farnsworth Patricia N. Ph.D. 1983   University of Medicine and Dentistry, UMDNJ, Newark, USA
Farrell Richard A. Ph.D. 1990    
Ferris Frederick   M.D. 2008   National Institute of Health, Bethesda, USA
Fischbarg Jorge   M.D., Ph.D. 1986   Columbia University, New York, USA
Flammer Josef   M.D. 1991   Dept. of Ophthalmology, University of Basel, Switzerland
Flower Robert W. 1992   University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, USA
Frank Robert N. M.D. 1992   Kresge Eye Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, USA
Frankhauser Franz   M.D. 1986   Lindenhofspital Bern, Switzerland
Friedlander Martin   M.D., Ph.D. 2006   The Scripps Research Institute, San Diego, USA
Fung Bernard   Ph.D. 1992   Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, USA
Gal Andreas   M.D. 2006   Institute for Human Genetics, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
Brenda L. M.D. 2009   Ontario Cancer Institute, University Health Network, Canada
Gass Donald M.J. M.D. 2000   Deceased
Gery Igal   Ph.D. 1990   National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA
Giblin Frank J. Ph.D. 1985   Oakland University, Rochester, USA
Gipson Ilene K. Ph.D. 1984   Schepens Eye Research Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Goldberg Morton F. M.D. 1987   Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, USA
Gouras Peter   M.D. 1983 1990 Columbia University, New York, USA
Green William Richard M.D. 2001   Deceased
Grierson Ian   Ph.D. 1988   Unit of Ophthalmology, The University of Liverpool, UK
Guyton David L. M.D. 1991   Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA
Hageman Gregory S. Ph.D. 2009   John A. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, USA
Hassell John R. Ph.D. 1991   Shriners Hospital for Children, Univ. of South Florida, Tampa, USA
Hatchell Diane L. Ph.D. 1984   Duke University Medical Center, Durham, USA
Hauswirth William W. Ph.D. 2001   University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
Hay Elizabeth   M.D. 1988   Deceased
Hayreh Sohan S. M.D., Ph.D. 1987   The University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
Heijl Anders   M.D. 1989   University of Lund, Malmo, Sweden
Holder Graham E. BSc, MSc, Ph.D. 2010   Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK
Hollyfield Joe   Ph.D. 1987   The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, USA
Horton Jonathan Charles M.D., Ph.D. 2005   Beckman Vision Center, Univ. of California, San Francisco, USA
Horwitz Joseph   Ph.D. 1984 1995 Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
Howes, Jr. Edward L. M.D. 1988   Univ. of California, San Francisco, USA
Hubbell Wayne L. Ph.D. 1994   Jules Stein Eye Institute, Univ. of California, Los Angeles, USA
Humayun Mark S. Ph.D. 2009   Doheny Eye Institute, Los Angeles, USA
Humphries Peter   Ph.D. 1993   Smurfit Institute of Genetics, Trinity College Dublin, UK
Iwata Shuzo   Ph.D. 1983   Deceased
Jacobson Samuel G. M.D., Ph.D. 2006   Scheie Eye Institute, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Jaffe Glenn J. M.D. 2004   Duke University Eye Center, Durham, USA
John Simon W. Ph.D. 2008   The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, USA
Kador Peter F. Ph.D. 1986   College of Pharmacy, Univ. Of Nebraska, Omaha, USA
Kaplan Henry J. M.D. 1987   Dept. of Ophthalmology, University of Louisville, USA
Kaufman Herbert E. M.D. 1997   Louisiana State University Medical School, New Orleans, USA
Kaufman Paul L. M.D. 1984   University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine, Madison, USA
Kaupp Benjamin Ulrich Ph.D. 1994   Research Center Caesar, Bonn, Germany
Khaw Peng Tee   M.D., Ph.D. 2003   Ocular Repair and Regeneration Biology Research Unit, Moorfields Eye Hospital & UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, London, UK
King George L. M.D. 1996   Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, USA
Kinoshita Shigeru   M.D., Ph.D. 1999   Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan
Kinoshita Jin H. Ph.D. 1982 1983 Deceased
Kitazawa Yoshiaki   M.D., Ph.D. 1994   Gifu University, Tokyo, Japan
Klein Ronald   M.D. 1998   University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
Klein Barbara   M.D. 1998   University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
Klintworth Gordon K. M.D., Ph.D. 1987   Duke University Eye Center, Durham, USA
Klyce Stephen   Ph.D. 1986   LSU Eye Center, New Orleans, USA
Kohner Maria Eva M.D., FRCP 1995   St. Thomas Hospital, Kings College, London, UK
Krakau Torsten   Ph.D. 1990   Univ. Eye Clinic, Malmö University, Malmö, Sweden
Krupin Theodore   M.D. 1982   University Eye Specialists, Chicago, USA
Kuszak Jerry R. Ph.D. 1990   Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, USA
Kuwabara Tiochiro   M.D. 1985   Deceased
Laing Ronald A. Ph.D. 1989   Bio-Optics, Portland, USA
Lam Dominic Man-Kit Ph.D. 1990   World Eye Organization, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Lamb Trevor D. ScD 2003   John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australia National Univ., Canberra, Australia
Land Michael F. Ph.D. 1996   University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
Laties Alan M. M.D. 1992   Scheie Eye Institute, Univ. Of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
LaVail Matthew   Ph.D. 1990   Beckman Vision Center, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Lee Paul   M.D., J.D. 2007   Duke University Eye Center, Durham, USA
Lee Eva   Ph.D. 1994   School of Medicine, Univ. of California, Irvine, USA
Lee Wen-Hwa   Ph.D. 1994   School of Medicine, Univ. of California, Irvine, USA
Leibowitz Howard M. M.D. 1995   Boston University, Boston, USA
Linsenmayer Thomas F. Ph.D. 1994   Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, USA
Lolley Richard   Ph.D. 1991   Deceased
Lutjen-Drecoll Elke   M.D. 1985 2005 Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany
Machemer Robert   M.D. 1999   Deceased
Mackey David A. MBBS, M.D. 2010   Lions Eye Institute, University of Western Australia
Maisel Harry   M.D., ChB 1985   Wayne State University, Detroit, USA
Maren Thomas H. M.D. 1989   Deceased
Marmor Michael F. M.D. 1989   Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, USA
Massof Robert W. Ph.D. 2009   Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
McCarey Bernard E. Ph.D. 1989   Emory University Center, Atlanta, USA
McDonnell Peter J. M.D. 2003   Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, USA
Miller Joan Whitten M.D. 2002   Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, USA
Miller Neil R. M.D. 2003   Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, USA
Mittag Thomas   Ph.D. 1986 1993 Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
Miyake Yozo   M.D. 1995   Aichi Prefectural College, Nagoya, Japan
Miyake Kensaku   M.D. 2001   Shohzankai Medical Foundation, Miyake Eye Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
Molday Robert S. Ph.D. 1996   Centre for Macular Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Moore Anthony T. M.D. 2010   Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK
Moscona Aron   Ph.D. 1990   Deceased
Munier Francis   M.D. 2003   Hopital Ophtalmique Jules Gonin, Lausanne, Switzerland
Nakanishi Koji   Ph.D. 1985   Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Miyagi, Japan
Nathans Jeremy   M.D., Ph.D. 1992   Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, USA
Naumann Gottfried   M.D. 1996   University of Erlangen-Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
Neitz Jay   Ph.D. 2002   Dept. of Ophthalmology, Univ. of Washington, USA
Neitz Maureen   Ph.D. 2002   Dept. of Ophthalmology, Univ. of Washington, USA
Neufeld Arthur H. Ph.D. 1984   Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, USA
Newsome David   M.D. 1983   Deceased
Niederkorn Jerry Y. Ph.D. 1992   The University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
Nishida Kohji   M.D., Ph.D. 2005   Osaka University Medical School, Japan
Nishida Teruo   M.D. 2004   Yamaguchi University School of Medicine, Japan
Nussenblat Robert B. M.D. 1982   National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA
O'Day Denis M. M.D. 1983   Vanderbilt University Medical Center East, Nashville, USA
Okada T.S.   Professor 1988   Biohistory Research Hall, Osaka, Japan
Ortwerth Beryl   Ph.D. 1988   Mason Eye Institute, Univ. of Missouri, Columbia, USA
Osborne Neville N. Ph.D., DSc 1986   University of Oxford, UK
Palczewski Krzysztof   Ph.D. 2001   Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA
Pearlman Eric   Ph.D. 2010   Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA
Peli Eli   MSc, O.D. 2009   Schepens Eye Research Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Piatigorsky Joram P. Ph.D. 1985 1991 National Eye Institute, Bethesda, USA
Podos Steven M. M.D. 2001   Deceased
Polansky Jon R. M.D. 1983   Deceased
Prendergast Robert A. M.D. 1988   Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins Univ. School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Pugh Edward N. Ph.D. 2003   University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Quigley Harry A. M.D. 1982 1987 Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
Rae James L. Ph.D. 1984   Mayo Foundation, Rochester, USA
Rando Robert R. Ph.D. 1991   Dept. of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Raviola Elio   M.D. 1986   The Neurobiology Dept., Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Reddy Venkat N. Ph.D. 1984   Eye Research Institute, Oakland University, Rochester, USA
Reim Martin   Prof., Dr.med 1989   Retired
Riley Michael V. Ph.D. 1987   Retired
Ripps Harris   Ph.D. 2002   University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, USA
Riva Charles E. DSc 1988   Institut de Recherches en Ophtalmologie, Sion, Switzerland
Rohen Johannes W. Dr.med 1985 1990 Anatomisches Institut der TU Dresden, Germany
Rouse Barry T. DVM, Ph.D. 2000   University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
Sahel Jose-Alain   M.D. 2006   Vision Institute - University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
Schein Oliver D. M.D. 2002   Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
Schuman Joel S. M.D. 2002   UPMC Eye Center, Univ. of Pittsburg, USA
Schwartz Michal   Ph.D. 1997   The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
Schwartz Bernard   M.D. 1988   Deceased
Sears Marvin L. M.D. 1985   Yale Eye Center, New Haven, USA
Shatz Carla J. Ph.D. 1997   Stanford Medical center, Stanford, USA
Sieving Paul A. M.D., Ph.D. 2000   National Eye Institute, Bethesda, USA
Smith Lois   M.D., Ph.D. 2007   Department of Ophthalmology, Children's Hospital Boston , Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Janet   Ph.D. 2004   Columbia University, New York, USA
Spector Abraham   Ph.D. 1994   Columbia University, New York, USA
Steinberg Roy H. M.D., Ph.D. 1989   Deceased
Stone Edwin M. M.D., Ph.D. 1995   University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, USA
Stone Richard A. M.D. 1992   Univ. of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
Streilein Wayne J.   1984   Deceased
Stryer Lubert   M.D. 1992   Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, USA
Sun Tung-Tien   Ph.D. 1993   New York University Medical School, New York, USA
Takemoto Larry J. Ph.D. 1987   Kansas State University, Manhattan, USA
Tano Yasuo   M.D.   Deceased
Tardieu Annette   Ph.D. 1989   Retired
Hugh R. M.D. 1993   University of Melbourne, Australia
Travis Gabriel H. M.D. 2000   Jules Stein Eye Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Tripathi Ramesh   M.D., Ph.D. 1987   University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC., USA
Tripathi Brenda   Ph.D. 1987   University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC., USA
Tso Mark O.M. M.D. 1984   Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Valle David   M.D. 1993   Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Van Buskirk Michael E. M.D. 1988   Devers Eye Institute, Portland, USA
Von Noorden Gunter K. M.D. 1991   University of Texas Medical School, Houston, USA
Weber Bernhard H.F. Ph.D. 2007   University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
Weinreb Robert N. M.D. 1983 1992 University of California, San Diego, USA
West Sheila   Ph.D. 2001   Wilmer Eye Institute Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
Wiederholt Michael   Dr.med. 1987   Charite-Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
Wistrand Per   M.D. 1991   Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Wong Fulton   Ph.D. 2002   Duke University Eye Center, Durham, USA
Wong Tien Yin Ph.D. 2006   Centre for Eye Research Australia, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Wright Alan   Ph.D. 1991   MRC Human Genetics Unit, Edinburgh, UK
Yannuzzi Lawrence A. M.D. 2003   Vit. Ret. Macula Consultants of New York, USA
Yau King-Wai   Ph.D. 2005 1994 Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Donald J. M.D., Ph.D. 2000   Wilmer Eye Institute Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
Zadunaisky Jose A. M.D. 1984   Deceased
Zeimer Ran   Ph.D. 1994   Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
Zelenka Peggy   Ph.D. 1998   National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, USA
Zigler Samuel J. Ph.D. 1988   Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, USA
Zrenner Eberhart   M.D. 1995   University Eye Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
Zuker Charles   Ph.D. 1999   University of California, San Diego, USA