The American Journal of Ophthalmology and Elsevier Inc. will jointly recognize Hans Grossniklaus, MD, MBA, at this year’s American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting in Chicago as the 71st Edward Jackson Memorial Lecturer. Dr Grossniklaus of Emory University in Atlanta, GA, will present his lecture, entitled “Retinoblastoma: Fifty Years of Progress,” on October 19th during the opening session scheduled from 8:30 AM to 10 AM at Hyatt McCormick Place. Dr Grossniklaus is the founding director of the Ocular Oncology and Pathology service, director of the L.F. Montgomery Laboratory, and the F. Phinizy Calhoun Jr. Professor of Ophthalmology at Emory Eye Center. He has served on the board of the American Journal of Ophthalmology in a variety of capacities for 20 years, served as president of the American Ophthalmological Society last year, and is currently president of the American Association of Ophthalmic Oncologists and Pathologists. Dr Grossniklaus’ areas of expertise include diagnostic ophthalmic pathology, ocular oncology, ophthalmic pathology research, and translational research.