1/5/18: The ocular trauma research team was awarded $20k to continue translational development through Pitt Center for Medical Innovation
12/1/18: New students! Welcome Kate and Sam!
8/17/17: Check out our latest publication on controlled glaucoma drug delivery in Scientific Reportshere.
8/5/17: REU student Ande Greco (St. Vincent College) presents her summer research project. Thank you for your hard work, Ande! Learn more about the PFM REU here.
6/1/17: Drs. Fedorchak and Yu accepted into Pitt First Gear Program with entrepreneurial leads Mike Washington and Katie Duncan. Learn more about First Gear here.
4/1/17: Dr. Michael Washington and Jorge Jimenez have accepted positions on the Department of Ophthalmology NIH T32 "Interdisciplinary Visual Sciences" Training Program. Congratulations to both of you!
3/3/17: Jorge Jimenez, Fedorchak Lab researcher, has a banner week with acceptance of Society for Biomaterials STAR Award Honorable Mention AND the 2017 Joel Smalley Travel Award. Congratulations, Jorge!
2/28/17: Drs. Morgan Fedorchak and Jenny Yu receive Chancellor's Innovation Award for their work in treating enophthalmia. Read about it here.
12/2/16: Read our recent publication on endophthalmitis control using topical drug delivery in TVST here.
11/15/16: Undergraduate researcher Meera Sakthivel will be joining us next semester through the First Experiences in Research project. Welcome, Meera!
11/1/16: New paper in Tissue Engineering Part A, complete with cover art! Check it out here.
8/29/16: The Fedorchak Lab has moved! You can now find us in the BST-3 Penthouse :)
8/15/16: Come hear about research in the Fedorchak Lab at the Carnegie Science Center on September 12. Learn more about Cafe Scientifique here.
7/15/16: The Fedorchak Lab receives funding with Dr. Ken Nischal from the Cystinosis Research Foundation. Learn more about corneal cystinosis and CRF here.
4/12/16: PhD student Jorge Jimenez will be joining the lab this summer. Welcome, Jorge!
4/11/16: Nate Myers named 2016 SSOE Undergraduate PPG Fellow--congratulations, Nate!
4/5/16: Selkie Therapeutics and SoliDrop win First Place at the 3 Rivers Venture Fair "Shark Tank" competition! Learn more about 3RVF here.
3/1/16: Nate Myers joins the Fedorchak Lab--welcome Nate!