Young Clinician Scientist


David Fleischman, MD, MS  | University of North Carolina

Orbital and Central Cerebrospinal Fluid Pressure Dynamics: A Comprehensive Investigation of Retrobulbar Pressure

Supported by: AGS Foundation - Allergan Award

David Fleischman, MD, MS  


Luis E. Vazquez, MD, PhD  
Milica Margeta, MD, PhD
Jella Angela An, BSC, FRCSC, M

Luis E. Vazquez, MD, PhD  | University of Miami

Local Regulation of Retinal Vascular Smooth Muscle Tone and Ocular Perfusion

Supported by: AGS Foundation - Bausch + Lomb


Milica Margeta, MD, PhD | Massachusetts Eye and Ear

Investigation of Microglial Molecular Signature in Glaucoma

Supported by: AGS Foundation - Alcon 


Jella Angela An, BSC, FRCSC, MD   | University of Missouri

Combination Epigenetic-Genetic Therapy with SAHA and BMP7 Nanoconstruct to Prevent Short- and Long-Term Bleb Fibrosis after Glaucoma Filtration Surgery

Supported by: AGS Foundation - Alcon

Mid-Career Physician Scientist


Kathryn E. Bollinger, MD, PhD  | Augusta University 

Optic Nerve Head Astrocyte-Mediated Neuroprotection Occurs Through Sigma 1 Receptor

Supported by: American Glaucoma Society