Carol L. Shields recipient of ReMission Foundation’s 2019 Annual Cause

ReMission Foundation, with the support of Love From Liam and Eye Tumor Research Foundation, is pleased to support: Carol Shields, M.D. Director of the Oncology Service at Wills Eye Hospital & Professor of Ophthalmology at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, and her retinoblastoma cancer research. Read more about ReMission Foundation.

5 Quick Facts on Ocular Melanoma

From Wills Eye Hospital’s Ocular Oncology Department — the leading eye cancer center in the United States   Ocular melanoma most often occurs in Caucasian people in the prime of their lives (30-60 years old) Melanoma can occur in the eye causing vision loss and blindness or it can be silent with no symptoms What […]

Ocular Melanoma Cluster

Dr. Carol Shields shares her professional insight on the Ocular Melanoma Clusters happening in Auburn. “We first heard of a potential ‘cancer cluster’ several years ago in North Carolina, but the state and CDC studied the situation and concluded that this was not likely a cluster. Several of the patients were treated by our team […]