Meet the 2019 Annual Meeting Program Committee candidates

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

Anatomy and Pathology/Oncology (AP)

Vikas

Vikas Khetan
DO, DNB, FMRF

Sankara Nethralaya · Ocular Oncology, Vitreoretina and Ocular Genetics

Frances

Frances Rucker
PhD, MCOptom, FAAO

New England College of Optometry

Lata

Lata Singh
PhD

All India Institute of Medical Sciences

Vivian

Vivian Lee
MD

Scheie Eye Institute

Biochemistry/Molecular Biology (BI)

Wai Kit

Wai Kit Chu
Dphil

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Carlo

Carlo Rivolta
PhD

University of Lausanne

Clinical/Epidemiologic Research (CL)

Alison

Alison Abraham
PhD

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Tiarnan

Tiarnan Keenan
MD, PhD

National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health

Cornea (CO)

Jianzhong

Jianzhong Chen
PhD

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Vivien

Vivien Coulson-Thomas
MSc, PhD

University of Houston

Rajiv

Rajiv Mohan
MS, PhD, FARVO

Mason Eye Institute and VMTH, University of Missouri-Columbia

Driss

Driss Zoukhri
PhD

Tufts University School of Medicine

Kyung

Kyung Chul Yoon
MD, PhD

Chonnam National University Medical School and Hospital, Korea

Matilda

Matilda Chan
MD, PhD

University of California-San Francisco

Vishal

Vishal Jhanji
MD, FRCSG, FRCOphth

University of Pittsburgh Medical Eye Center

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

Ari

Ari Zivotofsky
PhD

Bar Ilan University

Fatema

Fatema Ghasia
MD

Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic

Glaucoma (GL)

Shandiz

Shandiz Tehrani
MD, PhD

Oregon Health & Science University

Carloe (Gus)

Carloe (Gus) De Moraes
MD, MPH

Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute, Columbia University Medical Center

Abbot (Abe)

Abbot (Abe) Clark
PhD, FARVO

University fo North Texas Health Science Center

Jayme

Jayme Vianna
MD

Dalhousie University

Yvonne

Yvonne Ou
MD

University of California-San Francisco

Immunology/Microbiology (IM)

Ashok

Ashok Kumar
PhD

Wayne State University - Kresge Eye Institute

Lens (LE)

Catherine

Catherine Cheng
PhD

Indiana University - Bloomington

Janice

Janice Walker
PhD

Thomas Jefferson University

Julie

Julie Lim
PhD

University of Auckland

Physiology/Pharmacology (PH)

Jie

Jie Zheng
PhD

Stein Eye Institute, University of California, Los Angeles

Doreen

Doreen Schmidl
MD, PhD

Medical University of Vienna

Retina (RE)

Xinyuan

Xinyuan Zhang
MD, PhD

Beijing Tongren Hospital

Matias

Matias Iglicki
MD

Dinah

Dinah Zur

Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center

Lihteh

Lihteh Wu
MD

Stela

Stela Vujosevic
MD, PhD, FEBO

University Hospital Maggiore della Carita

Retinal Cell Biology (RC)

Shusheng

Shusheng Wang
PhD

Department of Cell and Molecular Biology and Ophthalmology, Tulane University

Jing

Jing Chen
PhD

Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Xiuqian

Xiuqian Mu
MD, PhD

University of Buffalo

Yan

Yan Chen
PhD

University of Texas Medical Branch

Petr

Petr Baranov
MD, PhD

Schepens Eye Research Institute - Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute

Visual Psychophysics/Physiological Optics (VI)

Jos

Jos Rozema
PhD

Antwerp University Hospital

Harilaos

Harilaos Ginis
PhD

Laboratorio de Optica, Athens Eye Hospital

Visual Neuroscience (VN)

Arlene

Arlene Hirano
PhD

Department of Neurobiology, University of California at Los Angeles

J. Jason

J. Jason McAnany
PhD

Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, University of Illinois College of Medicine

Genetics Cross-Sectional Group (GEN)

Subhabrata

Subhabrata Chakrabarti
PhD

L.V. Prasad Eye Institute

Rui

Rui Chen
PhD

Baylor Collge of Medicine

Dror

Dror Sharon
PhD

Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center

Alice

Alice Davidson
PhD

Low Vision Cross-Sectional Group (LV)

Alexander

Alexander Black
PhD

School of Optometry and Visual Science, Queensland University of Technology

Multidisciplinary Ophthalmic Imaging Cross-Sectional Group (MOI)

Xincheng

Xincheng Yao
PhD

University of Illinois at Chicago

Roxana

Roxana Ursea
MD

Veteran Administration Health Care Services

Marinko

Marinko Sarunic
PhD

Simon Fraser University

Physiology/Pharmacology (PH) Trustee

Naj

Naj Sharif
PhD, FARVO, FBPhS

Santen, Inc.

Leopold

Leopold Schmetterer
PhD, FARVO

Singapore Eye Research Institute

Retina (RE) Trustee

Julia

Julia Haller
MD, FARVO

Wills Eye Hospital

Srinivas R.

Srinivas R. Sadda
MD, FARVO

Doheny Eye Institute