Dr. Mark Humayun's innovative research in ophthalmology and bioengineering led to the development of the Argus II retinal implant, an artificial retina which allows an unprecedented degree of sight to those with complete retinal blindness.
The lawsuit alluded to the power balance of the National Football League, "in which white owners and coaches profit from a violent and physically damaging sport in which the majority of the players are Black". The only person of color to own an NFL team outright is the Jacksonville Jaguars’ Shahid Khan, who is Pakistani-American. Kim Pegula, who is Asian American, is a part-owner of the Buffalo Bills.
Crime rate has exponentially shot up in the city over the past few months. According to NYPD data, there were 73 shooting incidents in the city from January 1 through January 23, compared with 59 the same period last year.
Shaikh is the first Muslim woman to serve as a Chief of Staff in the State Legislature, and Jaffer is the first Muslim, Pakistani American and first Asian American woman to be sworn into the State Legislature.
Considered one of the world’s foremost experts on transplanting animal organs, known as xenotransplantation, Muhammad M. Mohiuddin, MD, professor of surgery at UMSOM, joined the UMSOM faculty five years ago and established the Cardiac Xenotransplantation Program with Griffith.