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Community mourns loss of ophthalmic leader, Roger Steinert, MD
Community mourns loss of ophthalmic leader, Roger Steinert, MDThe ophthalmic community mourns the loss of Roger Steinert, MD, an internationally renowned and respected corneal, cataract, and refractive surgeon. Dr. Steinert passed away on June 6 at the age of 66 after a 2 ½-year battle with glioblastoma. He died peacefully at his home in Colorado, surrounded by his wife, April, and their family.
UC Irvine unveils new eye health instituteA new, 70,000-square-foot eye institute, which was funded entirely by community philanthropy, opened in September at the University of California, Irvine campus.