2014 Speaker Series

Przemslaw Sapieha, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor
University of Montreal
Neurovascular and Neuroimmune Crosstalk in Retinopathy
Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Time:
12:00 p.m.
Location: Wolstein Auditorium (In collaboration with the Department of Pharmacology)

Paul Russell, Ph.D.
Researcher
University of California Davis
School of Veterinary Medicine
It's a small world: what atomic force microscopy is teaching us about ocular disease
Date: Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Time:
2:00 p.m.
Location: Biomedical Research Building Room 105

Kevin Frick

Kevin Frick, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Dean for Education
Johns Hopkins University
Economics, Business, and Eye Care
Date: Monday April 14, 2014
Time:
5:30 p.m.
Location: Wolstein Auditorium (In collaboration with Case for Sight)

Michael Wormstone, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer
University of East Anglia
School of Biological Sciences
Why old bags get wrinkles and how to prevent it
Date: Wednesday April 30, 2014
Time:
8:00 a.m.
Location: Rainbow Amphitheater

Edward Buckley, M.D.. - Annual Pediatric Ophthalmology Summit
Vice Dean For Education
Banks Anderson, Sr. Distinguished Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics
Duke University
Date: Saturday May 24, 2014
Location: Global Center for Health Innovation

Janey Wiggs, M.D., Ph.D. - Keynote Speaker at the Annual VSRC Symposium
Associate Chief, Ophthalmology Clinical Research
Associate Director, Ocular Genomics Institute
Harvard Medical School
Date: Friday and Saturday June 20- 21, 2014
Location: Wolstein Auditorium

David Musch, Ph.D., M.P.H. - Keynoter Speaker at the Annual VSRC Symposium
Associate Research Scientist, Epidemiology
Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Kellogg Eye Center
Date: Friday and Saturday June 20-21, 2014 .
Location: Wolstein Auditorium

Thomas Ferguson, Ph.D.
Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Washington University
Autophagy: preserving vision through healthy (self)-eating
Date: Tuesday September 9, 2014
Time:
12:00 p.m.
Location: Wolstein Auditorium

Kyle McKenna, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biology
Franciscan University
Consequences of immune Privilege: Impaired Immunosurveillance of Intraocular Tumors
Date: Tuesday October 14, 2014
Time:
12:00 p.m.
Location: Wolstein Auditorium

John Clark, Ph.D.
Professor of Biological Structure and Ophthalmology
University of Washington School of Medicine
Multi Functional alphaB Crystallin Accounts for Protection Against Molecular Aging and Aggregation Disease
Date: Tuesday November 11, 2014
Time:
12:00 p.m.
Location: Wood 331

W. Daniel Stamer, Ph.D.
Professor of Ophthalmology and Biomedical Engineering
Duke University School of Medicine
Mouse as model for glaucoma drug discovery: anatomy, physiology/pharmacology and OCT imaging
Date: Tuesday December 2, 2014
Time:
12:00 p.m.
Location: Wood 331