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REMEMBERING WAO Member - DR. MATTHEW DINSDALE DAVIS

Thursday, March 22, 2018  
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REMEMBERING DR. MATTHEW DINSDALE DAVIS

From UW- Madison Dept of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences 

 

The world lost a giant on March 5, 2018, when Dr. Matthew Dinsdale "Dinny" Davis passed away at the age of 91.

Dr. Davis was born in Madison from a family of ophthalmologists. He was a faculty member of the University of Wisconsin-Madison for his entire professional career and became the first chair of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, leading the department from 1970 to 1986.

A brilliant researcher, educator, provider and leader, Dr. Davis' dedication, integrity, strength, leadership, compassion and humility will always be remembered.

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