RetinaLink offers our congratulations to Harry W. Flynn, Jr., MD who received the prestigious Charles Schepens lecturer award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology in October 2016. Dr. Flynn’s entire Schepens lecture presentation from AAO Retina sub-specialty day is now available on RetinaLink: Management Options for Vitreomacular Traction – An Individualized Approach.
Dr. Flynn has made numerous contributions to Retina over the years. He’s trained several hundred Vitreo-retinal Fellows Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida and served in leadership positions for the American Society of Retina Specialists and Retina Society. Dr. Flynn together with an expert group of his colleagues, published, “Guidelines for Intravitreal Injections.” For decades he has published, annually, an outline for treatment of endophthalmitis. Dr. Flynn’s updated 2017 Whitepapers can be downloaded on RetinaLink, Clinical Trials in Diabetic Retinopathy and Endophthalmitis Cookbook: Recognition, Treatment & Prevention of Endophthalmitis. Both Whitepapers are in collaboration with his colleague, Dr. Nidhi Relhan.