1980

Kleins Begin Large-Scale Epidemiological Study

Dr. Matthew Davis Congratulates Dr. Peter Duhr after he Recieves the 1980 Emeritus AwardProfessors Barbara and Ronald Klein begin their large-scale epidemiological study with the cooperation of 452 physicians in southwestern Wisconsin. The Kleins started with a van equipped as an eye clinic to examine diabetic patients and take retinal photos. The sample set consists of 2,370 of the 10,000 diabetic patients receiving care in an 11 county area of southwestern Wisconsin.

Dr. Peter A. Duehr receives the Wisconsin Medical Alumni Association’s 21st Emeritus Faculty Award in recognition of his long and outstanding service to the department.