Alumnus Stephen L. Beaty, MD, Awarded by AAO

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November 15, 2015, at the annual American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) meeting, Stephen L. Beaty, MD, a 1986 alumnus of our residency program, was honored during opening ceremonies with an Outstanding Humanitarian Service Award. Dr. Beaty, who practices at West Georgia Eye Care, founded Eye Care to the Needy in 2000, and has devoted nearly 30 years of his life to improving the quality of eye care and medical education in Zimbabwe, where he lived from 2000-2004 and visits for mission work 4-8 weeks each year. Congratulations, Dr. Beaty!