2013 Speaker Series

2013 Speaker Series Brochure

J. Martin Heur, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Doheny Eye Institute
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California
Zebrafish Model of Corneal Endothelial Regeneration
Date: Thursday, February 7, 2013
Time:
2:00 p.m.
Location: Wolstein Auditorium (In collaboration with the Department of Otolaryngology)

Alexander Walsh, M.D.
President and CEO
Envision Diagnostics,Inc.
Re-inventing the Eye Exam: Creating a New Device from Idea to Invention
Date: Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Time:
5:00 p.m.
Location: Wolstein Auditorium (In collaboration with Case for Sight)

Douglas Jabs, M.D., M.B.A. - Annual Update for the Comprehensive Ophthalmologist - Brochure
Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology
Professor of Medicine
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Date: Friday May 17, 2013
Location: Wolstein Auditorium

Arup Das, MD, PhD.
Chief of Ophthalmology
Professor of Ophthalmology and Cell Biology& Physiology
University of New Mexico
Date: Wednesday May 29, 2013
Time:
1:00 p.m.
Location:
Biomedical Research Building 105

Michael Gorin, M.D., Ph.D. - Keynote Speaker at the Annual VSRC Symposium
Harold and Pauline Price Professor of Ophthalmology
Professor of Human Genetics
Chief of Retinal Disorders and Ophthalmic Genetics Division
Co-Director, Visual Physiology Laboratory
Jules Stein Eye Institute
University of California Los Angeles
Date: June 21 & 22, 2013
Location: Wolstein Auditorium

Thaddeus Dryja, M.D. - Keynote Speaker at the Annual VSRC Symposium
VP & Global Head of Ophthalmology Research
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Inc.
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Date: June 21 & 22, 2013
Location: Wolstein Auditorium

Glenn Jelks, M.D. - Second Annual Joint Oculoplastics and Reconstructive Surgery Symposium
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Plastic Surgery
Langone Medical Center
New York University
Retinoid Visual Cycle and Retinal Diseases
Date: Saturday, September 7, 2013
Location: Wolstein Auditorium

Jian-Xing Ma, Ph.D.
Laureate Professor and Chairman
Department of Physiology
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Retinoid Visual Cycle and Retinal Diseases
Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Time:
12:00 p.m.
Location: Wood 331 (In collaboration with the Department of Pharmacology)

Sheldon Miller, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Intramural Research
National Eye Institute
National Institutes of Health
Dehydration of the Subretinal Space and Airway Surface: Role of miR-155
Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Time:
12:00 p.m.
Location: Wood Building 331 (In collaboration with the Department of Pharmacology)