William F. Mieler, MD, Named ARVO President-Elect

William F. Mieler, MD, has been named president-elect of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO). Mieler was appointed to this position Wednesday, May 8 during the ARVO 2013 Annual Meeting in Seattle and will begin his term as president in 2014.
 
Mieler, a professor and vice-chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences with the University of Illinois at Chicago, is a former ASRS Board member and 2011 Founders Award recipient. He has also served in a variety of capacities with the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Board of Ophthalmology, the American Board of Medical Specialists, the Macula Society, and the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology.

Updated: May 8, 2013