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Lions Eye Institute

An event was held to honor the Minnesota Lions commitment of 21.5 million dollars to build the Lions Eye Institute at the University of Minnesota on August 31, 2017. The Lions went on to cheer the Gopher football team to victory and were honored on the field during the second quarter.

Upcoming Events

MSICS Course April 2018 - Minneapolis

Learn how to be a humanitarian surgeon with SEE! We are offering a course on Manual Small Incision
Cataract Surgery (MSICS), the cataract extraction procedure commonly used on SEE expeditions.
The course will take place on Saturday, April 7, 2018, from 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM 
at University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN.

7th Annual Spring Vision Research Symposium

Friday, April 20, 2018
Program details coming soon

The program will be held in the Maroon & Gold Room at the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of Minnesota East Bank Campus.
Please RVSP and submit a poster at: