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  • Welcome to NTERI!
    Our institute and its members are dedicated to preserving vision and curing eye disease through promotion of interdisciplinary research teams.

    We welcome you to browse through our site!

    Pictured: Tasneem Putliwala, PhD Student
    NTERI Postdocs are active in UNTHSC's annual Postdoc Appreciation Day. PAD is held each September in appreciation of all of UNTHSC Postdocs and their research!

    To learn more about our Postdocs and their research, click on the "Our Labs" links above!
  • LWVL Event
    NTERI hosted the Living Well with Vision Loss event. The seminar was directed to adults in the 55+ range with vision loss, macular degeneration, etc. to inform them of the resources available to them and to address the grieving process of losing their vision. Click news link above to read more about our events!
  • Our Students
    Students in our lab are dedicated to their research and those students graduating from our lab are very successful. Tara Tovar (far left) graduated from UNTHSC in 2008 and is now the Lab Manager in the Clark/Wordinger lab. Anirudh Sethi (3rd from left) graduated in 2011 and is now a Postdoc at UT Southwestern!

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NTERI Membership 2011
We are delighted to have many NTERI members from within UNT Health Science Center as well as outside of our school. Together, we continue to make new discoveries through eye research.

    Members of the NTERI agree to:

  • Actively participate in the mission of the NTERI

  • Participate in interdisciplinary research projects with other members of NTERI, where appropriate

  • Actively participate in the education of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, including lecturing in visual sciences courses and serving on visual sciences graduate student committees
  • Participate in NTERI community education and outreach programs

  • Acknowledge (list) NTERI on all relevant abstracts, publications, and grant applications at their discretion


Internal Membership Application


Select this package if you are currently an employee of UNTHSC.


External Membership Application


Select this package if you are submitting an application from outside of UNTHSC.


Student Membership Application


Select this package if you are currently a student at UNTHSC.





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