About Us

Board of Directors


Chris Girkin

President

Christopher A Girkin, MD, MSPH
Term:
2022-2023

700 18th St S Ste 601
Birmingham, AL 35233-3800

Lisa Fran Rosenberg, MD

Treasurer

Lisa Fran Rosenberg, MD
Term:
2021-2023

University Eye Specialists
676 N Saint Clair St Ste 1500
Chicago, IL 60611-2995


Lama A Al-Aswad, MD, MPH

Member-at-Large

Lama A Al-Aswad, MD, MPH
Term:
2022-2024

NYU Langone Eye Center
222 E 41st St Fl 4
New York, NY 10017-6739

Geoffrey T Emerick MD

Patient Care Committee Chair

Geoffrey T Emerick MD
Term:
2022 - 2026

Consulting Ophthalmologists, PC
499 Farmington Ave
Farmington, CT 06032-1933

Kelly W Muir, MD

Education and Communication Committee Chair

Kelly W Muir, MD
Term:
2022 - 2026

Kelly W Muir, MD
Duke University Eye Center
2351 Erwin Rd
Durham, NC 27705-4699

Ronald Leigh Fellman, MD

Past President

Ronald Leigh Fellman, MD
Term:
2022-2024

Leon Herndon

Vice President

Leon W Herndon, Jr MD
Term:
2022-2023

Duke Eye Center
2351 Erwin Rd # Dumc3802
Durham, NC 27705-4699

Samuel P Solish, MD

Councilor to the AAO

Samuel P Solish, MD
Term:
2022-2025

Eyecare Medical Group
53 Sewall St
Portland, ME 04102-2625

Angela Turalba

Member-at-Large

Angela V Turalba, MD, MMS 
Term:
2021-2023

Atrius Health
133 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215

Richard K. Lee, MD, PhD

Research Committee Chair

Richard K. Lee, MD, PhD
Term:
2019 - 2023

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
900 NW 17th St
Miami, 33136-1134


Janey L. Wiggs, MD, PHD

Nominating Committee Chair

Janey L. Wiggs, MD, PHD
Term:
2022 - 2023

Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary
243 Charles St
Boston, MA 02114-3096

Don Budenz

Past President

Donald L Budenz, MD, MPH
Term:
2020-2023

Thasarat S Vajaranant, MD

Lead Ambassador

Thasarat S Vajaranant, MD
Term:
2019-2024


JoAnn A Giaconi, MD

Secretary

JoAnn A Giaconi, MD
Term: 2022-2024

Jules Stein Eye Institute
100 Stein Plz Ste 2-118
Los Angeles, CA 90095-7065

Mildred Olivier

Member-at-Large

Mildred M G Olivier, MD
Term: 2021-2023

Midwest Glaucoma Ctr, P.C.
1555 Barrington Rd Ste 110
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169-


Kateki Vinod, MD

Member-at-Large

Kateki Vinod, MD
Term:
2022-2024

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
310 E 14th St
New York, NY 10003-4201


Michele C Lim, MD

Program Committee Chair

Michele C Lim, MD
Term: 2022 - 2024

UC Davis Ophthalmology
4860 Y St Ste 2400
Sacramento, CA 95817-2307
 

Felipe A Medeiros, MD, PHD

Bylaws and Strategic Planning Committee Chair

Felipe A Medeiros, MD, PHD
Term:
2022 - 2026

Duke Eye Center
2351 Erwin Rd # Dumc3802
Durham, NC 27705-4699

Alan L Robin, MD

Executive Vice President

Alan L Robin, MD
Term:
 2019-2024