Meet the 2018 Annual Meeting Program Committee candidates

All candidate bios and nomination statements are available on the official ballots

Anatomy and Pathology/Oncology (AP)

Xiaoying

Xiaoying Zhu
OD, PhD, MD, MS

State University of New York

Mohamed

Mohamed Abdel-Rahman
MD, PhD

The Ohio State University

Biochemistry/Molecular Biology (BI)

Vsevolod

Vsevolod Gurevich
PhD

Vanderbilt University

Elfride

Elfride De Baere
MD, PhD

Ghent University Hospital

Clinical/Epidemiologic Research (CL)

Robert

Robert Finger
MIH, MD, PhD

University of Bonn

Roberta

Roberta McKean-Cowdin
PhD

University of Southern California

Nicole

Nicole Carnt
PhD, BOptom

University of Sydney

Alex

Alex Black
PhD

Queensland University

Cornea (CO)

Poonam

Poonam Mudgil
PhD

Western Sydney University

Thomas

Thomas Fuchsluger
MD, PhD, FEBO, MSc

Friedrich Alexander University

Takefumi

Takefumi Yamaguchi
MD, PhD

Keio University

Anat

Anat Galor
MD

Bascom Palmer Institute

Stuti

Stuti Misra
PhD, MSc, BOptom

University of Auckland

Eye Movements/Strabismus/Amblyopia/Neuro-ophthalmology (EY)

Ari

Ari Zivotofsky
PhD

Bar Ilan University

Jingyun

Jingyun Wang
PhD

Salus University - Pennsylvania College of Optometry

Glaucoma (GL)

Yang

Yang Hu
MD, PhD

Stanford University School of Medicine

Ross

Ross Ethier
PhD, FARVO

Georgia Institute of Technology

Hani

Hani Levkovitch-Verbin
MPA, MD

Tel Aviv University

Immunology/Microbiology (IM)

Holly

Holly Chinnery
PhD

University of Melbourne

Daniel

Daniel Saban
PhD

Duke University School of Medicine

Lens (LE)

Vasanth

Vasanth Rao
PhD

Duke University

Janice

Janice Walker
PhD

Thomas Jefferson University

Julie

Julie Lim
PhD

University of Auckland

Physiology/Pharmacology (PH)

Brian

Brian Gilger
DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVO, Dipl. ABT, FARVO

North Carolina State University - College of Veterinary Medicine

Doreen

Doreen Schmidl
MD, PhD

Medical University of Vienna

Lucia

Lucia Lapenna
MD

Di Venere Hospital

Retina (RE)

Allen

Allen Clermont
MS

Joslin Clinic

Matthew

Matthew Simunovic
MB, Bchir, PhD, FRANZCO

Sydney Eye Hospital

Ursula

Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth
MD, FARVO

Medical University of Vienna

Akitaka

Akitaka Tsujikawa
MD

Kyoto University

Sundaram

Sundaram Natarajan
MD

Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital

Retinal Cell Biology (RC)

Brian

Brian Perkins
PhD

Cleveland Clinic

Ashay

Ashay Bhatwadekar
MS, PhD

Indiana University - School of Medicine

Neena

Neena Haider
PhD

Schepens Eye Research Institute - Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute

Patrice

Patrice Fort
PhD

University of Michigan

Petr

Petr Baranov
MD, PhD

Schepens Eye Research Institute - Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute

Visual Psychophysics/Physiological Optics (VI)

Andrew

Andrew Carkeet
MS, PhD

Queensland University of Technology

Shrikant

Shrikant Bharadwaj
PhD

L.V. Prasad Eye Institute

Visual Neuroscience (VN)

Steven

Steven Barnes
PhD

Dalhousie University

Erika

Erika Eggers
PhD

University of Arizona

Genetics Cross-Sectional Group (GEN)

Subhabrata

Subhabrata Chakrabarti
PhD

L.V. Prasad Eye Institute

Susanne

Susanne Roosing
PhD

Raboud University Medical Center

Low Vision Cross-Sectional Group (LV)

Walter

Walter Wittich
PhD, FAAO, CLVT

University of Montreal

Multidisciplinary Ophthalmic Imaging Cross-Sectional Group (MOI)

Richard

Richard Rosen
FACS, FASRS, CRA, MD

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

Michael

Michael Pircher
PhD

Medical University of Vienna

Immunology/Microbiology (IM) Trustee

Andrew

Andrew Taylor
PhD, FARVO

Boston University School of Medicine

Douglas

Douglas Jabs
MBA, MD

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Thomas

Thomas Ferguson
PhD, FARVO

Washington University School of Medicine

Retinal Cell Biology (RC) Trustee

Patricia

Patricia D'Amore
MBA, PhD, FARVO

Schepens Eye Research Institute - Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute

Peter

Peter Koulen
PhD

University of Missouri at Kansas City

Enrica

Enrica Strettoi
PhD

CNR Neuroscience Institute

Visual Psychophysics/Physiological Optics (VI) Trustee

Stephen

Stephen Burns
PhD, FARVO

Indiana University

Geunyoung

Geunyoung Yoon
PhD

University of Rochester