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Celebration commemorating the naming of the Vision Research Facility

Vision Research WInn and Dezi Portraits

Please join University of Iowa President Sally Mason for a special celebration commemorating the naming of the University of Iowa

Stephen A. Wynn Institute for Vision  Research
and the
Steven W. Dezii Translational Vision Research Facility

Friday, October 18, 2013
1:30 p.m.
Prem Sahai Auditorium

Reception following in the atrium outside the auditorium

In August 2013, Stephen A. Wynn, chairman and chief executive officer of Wynn Resorts, Limited, made a $25 million gift commitment to the University of Iowa to support the UI’s Institute for Vision Research. The University of Iowa is pleased to recognize this significant and inspirational commitment by naming the Institute for Mr. Wynn, as well as the Steven W. Dezii Translational Vision Research Facility to honor Mr. Dezii’s commitment to finding a cure for blinding eye diseases.

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