Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Gloria Wu  

Research Interest:

Evaluation of diabetic retinopathy using the Heidelberg Retinal Tomography, Electroretinography; Diabetes and the use of social media as a method of creating patient compliance

Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Tufts University School of Medicine
USA

Roberto Sebastia  

Research Interest:

Oculoplastic surgery

Associate Professor
Department of Oculoplastic
Federal Fluminense University
Brazil

Caio Regatieri  

Research Interest:

Optical coherence tomography; Use of stem cells to treat retinal degeneration

Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Tufts Medical School
USA

Hooshang Lahooti  

Research Interest:

Endocrinology; Genetics; Molecular biology; Autoimmunity; Biochemistry

Senior Scientist
Department of Medicine
The University of Sydney
Australia

Yi Pang  

Research Interest:

Pediatric and binocular vision; Amblyopia; Strabismus; Binocular vision function; Pediatric eye diseases

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Illinois College of Optometry
USA

Christophe P Ribelayga  

Research Interest:

Neuroscience; Anatomy; Physiology; Synaptic plasticity; Aging processes in the nervous system; Mouse genetics

Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
USA

Joseph Eichenbaum  

Research Interest:

A zebrafish model of retinal degeneration examining: Genetics; Aging; Environment; Oxidative stress; Protein misfolding; Inflammation and hypoxia; Epidemiology of vision loss in geriatric populations; Toxicology of lead and heavy metals in the retina and brain; Stroke mechanisms in the eye and brain

Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
USA

Edward S Jarka  

Research Interest:

Dry eye; Ocular surface disease; Meibomian gland dysfunction; Ocular rosacea; Eye platelet rich plasma

Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Missouri
USA

Guoqiang Li  

Research Interest:

Vision optics; Vision correction; Adaptive optics; Biomedical optical imaging; Eye diseases; Bioinstrumentation

Associate Professor
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
The Ohio State University
USA

Kip M Connor  

Research Interest:

Retina; Neovascularization; Neurodegeneration; Age related macular degeneration; Retinopathy; Circadian; Immunology; Lipid metabolites; Complement system

Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Harvard Medical School
USA

Yannis M Paulus  

Research Interest:

Physics; Bioengineering; Mathematical modeling to develop novel retinal imaging systems and therapeutic techniques and technologies; Including laser therapies and molecular imaging

Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Stanford University
USA

I Jong Wang  

Research Interest:

Clinical and basic approaches of corneal diseases as well as myopia development; Refravtive surgery; Transgenic zerbafish and transgenic mouse models to understand the eye development

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
National Taiwan University Hospital
Taiwan

Tongabay Cumurcu  

Research Interest:


Associate Professor
Department of Opthalmology
Inonu University
Turkey

Maria Soledad Cortina  

Research Interest:

Keratoprosthesis; Cornea; Corneal nerve regeneration; Biofilm; Herpes keratitis

Assistant Professor
Department of Opthalmology
University of Illinois
USA

PS Mahar  

Research Interest:

Use of mitomycin C in glaucoma and pterygium surgery; Use of intravitreal steroids and anti VEGF in retinal vascular diseases

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Institute of Ophthalmology
Pakistan

James Vernon Odom  

Research Interest:

Low vision; Assessment of visual functions in clinical populations; Amblyopia; Glaucoma; Retinal disease; Strabismus; Life span development of visual functions; Infants; Elderly; Parallel streams of human visual information processing binocular vision; Pediatric vision related quality of life; Program evaluation; Delivery of ophthalmic care in rural environments

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
West Virginia University
USA

Bina B Kulkarni  

Research Interest:

Limbal stem cells; Molecular studies; Limbal epithelial crypts; Laser microdissectio; Ocular surface epithelium; Microarrays; Medical education

Research Fellow
Department of Ophthalmology
Queen's Medical Centre
UK

Venkata Sreenivasulu Avadhanam  

Research Interest:

Cornea; Cataract; Lens; Ocular surface; Keratoplasty; Keratoprosthesis; Refractive surgery; KPro; OOKP

Research Fellow
Department of Ophthalmology
Sussex Eye Hospital
UK

Nabil M Jabbour  

Research Interest:

Macular degeneration; Macular hole; Macular hole surgery; Diabetic retinopathy; Macular edema surgical instruments

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
WVU Eye Institute
Turkey

Huseyin Ortak  

Research Interest:

Vitreoretinal and cataract surgery; Retinal vascular diseases

Assistant professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Gaziosmanpasa University
Turkey

Georgios D Panos  

Research Interest:

Ocular pharmacology; Retina; Glaucoma; Paediatric ophthalmology & Neuro ophthalmology

Clinical Director
Department of Ophthalmology
University Hospitals of Geneva
Switzerland

Nagib Du Toit  

Research Interest:

Ocular trauma; Glaucoma; Anterior segment surgery

Senior Lecturer
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Cape Town
South Africa

Mohammad Naderan  

Research Interest:

Ophthalmology: Surgery

Research Associate
Ophthalmic Research Center
Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences
Iran

Naoyuki Morishige  

Research Interest:

Corneal imaging; Bullous keratopathy; Stromal collagen; Second harmonic generation; Keratoplasty; Wound healing

Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Yamaguchi University
Japan

Fumio Shiraga  

Research Interest:

Age related macular degeneration; Macular diseases; Vitreoretinal diseases; Ocular circulation

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Okayama university
Japan

Jun Yamada  

Research Interest:

Immune privilege of the eye; Corenal transplantat immunology; Immune regulation and tolerance; Thiol redox and inflammation

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Meiji University of Integrative Medicine
Japan

Tatsuya Mimura  

Research Interest:

Ocular regeneration; Medical and surgical treatment of corneal and vitreoretinal diseases; Corneal transplantation

Associate Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Tokyo Women's Medical University
Japan

Naoshi Kondo  

Research Interest:

Genetics and molecular biology of age related macular degeneration

Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology
Kondo Ophthalmology Clinic
Japan

Tsutomu Yasukawa  

Research Interest:

Age related macular degeneration; Cell biology; Drug delivery system; Drusen; Retina; Retinal pigment epithelium

Associate Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Nagoya City University
Japan

Toshiyuki Oshitari  

Research Interest:

Pathology of diabetic retinopathy; Neuroprotection and regeneration of eye diseases

Associate Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Chiba University
Japan

Toshinobu Kubota  

Research Interest:

Obital diseases; Orbital tumors; Orbital neoplasm; Ocular adnexal tumors; Ocular adnexal neoplasm; Orbital lymphoproliferative diseases; Ocular adnexal lymphoproliferative disease; IgG4-related ophthalmic disease; Idiopathic orbital inflammation; Idiopathic orbital myositis; Uveal tumors; Uveal melanomas; Choroidal tumors; Choroidal melanomas; Retinoblastoma; Periocular diseases; Periocular tumors; Eyelid tumors; Sebaceous carcinoma; Basal cell carcinoma; Lacrimal gland tumors

Department of Ophthalmology
Nagoya Medical Center
Japan

Ming Poon  

Research Interest:

Ocular surface; Neuro ophthalmology; Ophthalmic pathology; Stem cell and regenerative medicine

Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Hong Kong
Hong kong

Konstantinos T Tsaousis  

Research Interest:

Cataract; Cornea; Electrophysiology; Cell biology; Intraocular lenses

Research Assistant
Department of Ophthalmology
Leicester Royal Infirmary
Greece

Hongmin Zhang  

Research Interest:

Corneal diseases; Especially in corneal imaging; Corneal innate immunity and fungal keratitis in animal model

Associate Researcher
Department of Ophthalmology
Zhengzhou University
China

Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan  

Research Interest:

Visual optics; Psychophysics; Modeling; Optical systems

Professor
School of Optometry
University of Waterloo
Canada

Fabio RS Carvalho  

Research Interest:

Corneal infections; Molecular biology; Microbiology; Translational research; Personalized medicine; Ocular surface

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Federal University of Sao Paulo
Brazil

Peggy Pei-Chia Chiang  

Research Interest:

Ophthalmology; Population eye health; Ocular epidemiology; Patient reported outcomes; Quality of life; Eye care; Service delivery models; Ocular health services research; Eye Low vision; Implementation science; Translational research care models; Rasch analysis; Developing countries; Indigenous populations

Translation Research Scholar
Department of Ophthalmology
The University of Melbourne
Australia

Mona A Kaleem  

Research Interest:

Glaucoma; Low vision; Vision rehabilitation; Surgical devices and techniques; Quality improvement

Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
USA

Tamer Ahmed Abdel Rheem Macky  

Research Interest:

Retinal diseases (diabetic retinopathy), Vitreoretinal surgery, Ocular trauma, Cataract surgery and Intraocular lens implantations; Other topics of research interest are uveitis and glaucoma medications

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Cairo University
Egypt

Aniz Girach  

Research Interest:

Medical Retina; Vitreomacular Interface Abnormalities, Gene Therapy

Chief Medical Officer
Nightstarx Ltd
UK

Jemaima Che Hamzah  

Research Interest:

Glaucoma; Patient reported outcome

Associate Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
UKM Medical Centre
Malaysia

Malgorzata Mrugacz  

Research Interest:

Fundamental mechanisms of immunological processes of the eye; Especially refers to external eye disease and dry eye involved in ocular surface immunology

Professor
Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology
Medical University of Bialystok
Poland

Mohamed Al-Shabrawey  

Research Interest:

Diabetic retinopathy; NADPH oxidase; Lipoxygenase; Eicosanoids; Leukostasis; Permeability; VEGF; BMP; Smad; Caspase-14; PEDF

Associate Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Georgia Regents University
USA

Ahmed Mousa Abdul-Rahim  

Research Interest:

Ocular epidemiology; Prevention of low vision and blindness; Low vision and blindness rehabilitation; Medical biostatistics; Health systems/services research community based public health research; Clinical studies and research; Sustainability in eye care; Ophthalmic genetics; Basic science associated with ophthalmologic research; Quality asurance/control in eye care

Assistant Professor
Ocular Epidemiology and Medical Biostatistics
Department of Ophthalmology, College of Medicine
King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Josh J Wang  

Research Interest:

Diabetic related vascular complications; Including diabetic retinopathy; Diabetic vascular disease; Insulin resistance and diabetic nephropathy; In addition to addressing mechanisms; Our cellular and biochemical studies are meant to develop cures for diseases that affect the retina; Peripheral vessel and kidney

Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
The State University of New York at Buffalo
USA

John T Lind  

Research Interest:

Ophthalmology; Glaucoma

Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Washington University Saint Louis
USA

Sheila Gillard Crewther  

Research Interest:

Cognitive and behavioral neuroscience; Molecular and physiological mechanisms underlying nature nurture interactions in humans and animals; Selective visual and cross modal attention in healthy children and adults and neurodevelopmental disorders

Professor
Department of Neuroscience
La Trobe University
Australia

Kota V Ramana  

Research Interest:

Cellular metabolites mediated signal transduction pathways; Oxidative stress signaling in inflammatory complications; Role of polyol pathway enzymes in immune response

Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
The University of Texas Medical Branch
USA

Nooshin Talebizadeh  

Research Interest:

Molecular biology of ultraviolet radiation cataract

Research Assistant
Department of Neuroscience
Uppsala University Hospital
Sweden

Aristomenis Thanos  

Research Interest:

Pathogenesis of eye disease; Molecular mechanisms involved in photoreceptor cell death after retinal detachment

Department of Ophthalmology
Harvard Medical School
USA

Sandeep Saxena  

Research Interest:

Retina; Vitreous

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
King Georges Medical University
India

Huban Atilla  

Research Interest:


Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Ankara University
Turkey

Colm McAlinden  

Research Interest:

Refractive surgery; Ophthalmology

Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Flinders University
Australia

Manuela Bartoli  

Research Interest:

Angiogenesis

Associate Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Georgia Regents University
USA

Daniel Briscoe  

Research Interest:

Ophthalmology; Endoscopic surgery; Lacrimal surgery; Orbital fraction correction and reconstruction

Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology
HaEmek Medical Center
Israel

Hassaan Tohid  

Research Interest:

Neuroimaging; fMRI; EEG; Denial (defense mechanism); Epilepsy; Psychogenic seizures; Neurodegeneration; Mirror neurons; Autism and Autism spectrum; Psychosomatics; Psychodermatology; Neurosurgery; Cultural psychiatry; Social psychiatry; Different techniques of neuroimaging; Nanotechnology and its relevance to neuroimaging; Psychopharmacology; Anti-GAD syndrome; Stiff person syndrome; Schizophrenia; Psychosis; Dissociative identity disorder; Alzheimers disease, Parkinsons disease; Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis; Stroke

Visiting Neuroscientist
Center for Mind & Brain
University of California
USA

Jagat R Kanwar  

Research Interest:

Nanomedicine based nano-nutraceuticals for cancers; Autoimmune disorders; Inflammatory diseases

Professor
Nanomedicine - Laboratory of Immunology and Molecular Biomedical Research
Deakin University
Australia