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Research Experiences  
1971-78 Book Coupon Scholarship, National Taiwan University
1975-76 Predoctoral Fellowship, US Army Research Unit-2
1978-79 Regents Fellowship, University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)

Honorable Mention, Research Contest by Graduate Student Association, UCSF

1980-81 Chancellor's Graduate Research Fellowship, UCSF
1990 Best Paper Award, XXVI ICO (International Congress of Ophthalmology)
1996 The L. T. Bruce Hart Summer Scholar Award to Karly Kaplan for the project that was supervised during the 1996 Summer High School Research Program sponsored by the American Heart Association
1997 Pharmacia & Upjohn Residents' Research Prize in Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences for the best oral paper presentation by Sao Bing Lee, M.D. on "Differences in cytokine expression between pterygial and normal human conjunctival fibroblasts"
1998 Charlotte Breyer Rodgers Chair in Ophthalmology

Ulrich Ollendorff Lecture, Columbia University

1999 President, International Ocular Surface Society
2002 International Gold Medal Award, International Symposium of Ophthalmology
2002 Sek-Jin Chew Lecture, International Symposium of Ophthalmology
2002 Chancellor Award, Louisiana State University School of Medicine

Marvin Henry MD Memorial Lecture, University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (UIC Eye Center)

2004 Senior Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
2004 “Best of Show” Award Video at Annual Meeting of American Academy of Ophthalmology 2004 and Joint Meeting with European Society of Ophthalmology “Fornix Rconstruction by Mitomycin C and Amniotic Membrane Transplantation in Chronic Cicatricial Ocular Surface Diseases”
2004 Kersley Lecture, MCLA, London, UK
2005 Oliver H. Dabezies Jr. M.D. Lecture by Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmology
2005 James E. McDonald, M.D. Keynote Lecture, 16th Annual Loyola Ophthalmology Resident-Alumni Day Meeting, Chicago, IL, June 11, 2005
2005 Secretariat Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
2006 Susrata Lecture, West Virginia University Eye Institute, Morgan Town, WV, September 30, 2006. “What is Dry Eye?”
2006 Keynote Lecture “Ocular Surface Health, Failure and Reconstruction: New Progresses and Challenges”, 60th Congress of Clinical Ophthalmology of Japan, Kyoto, Japan, October 5-8, 2006
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