Mahmoud A. Khaimi, MD | University of Oklahoma, Dean A. McGee Eye Institute
Title/Purpose: Principles and concepts in clinical trials for eye researchers: keratoprosthesis team and Massachusets Eye and Ear.
Rachel W. Kuchtey, MD, PhD | Vanderbilt Eye Institute
Title/Purpose: Map a disease locus in a Beagle model for human primary open angle glaucoma.
Farnaz Memarzadeh, MD | University of So. California, Doheny Eye Institute
Title/Purpose: Avastin as an anti-scarring agent post trabeculectomy in rabbits.
Kelly W. Muir, MD | DukeUniversity
Title/Purpose: Develop and evaluate educational materials for glaucoma patients with low health literacy skills.
Constance O. Okeke, MD, MSCE | University of Pennsylvania, Scheie Eye Institute
Title/Purpose: Improve glaucoma suspect follow-up after glaucoma screening.
Pradeep Ramulu, MD, PhD | Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University
Title/Purpose: Gain skills for testing functional ability in glaucoma by attending the International Low Vision Conference and by visiting Dr. Gary Rubin in London. Acquired skills will be used to test when and how glaucoma produces disability.
Zaher Sbeity, MD, FEBO | New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
Title/Purpose: Determination of lysyl oxidase-like 1 polymorphisms in children of patients with exfoliation syndrome.
Misha Syed, MD | University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Title/Purpose: Further my education in the area of epidemiology and biostatistics and gain a practical understanding of the basics of epidemiologic research.
Thasarat Vajaranant, MD | University of Illinois at Chicago
Title/Purpose: Establish an electrophysiology lab in glaucoma.
Husam Ansari, MD, PhD | University of Pennsylvania
Title/Purpose: Tuition for the Patient-Oriented Research Training Certificate.
Vandana Badlani, MD | Edward Hines VA Hospital, Chicago, IL
Title/Purpose: Exploration of VA glaucoma database.
Annette Gianciacomo, MD | University of North Carolina
Title/Purpose: To attend Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR).
Lesya Shuba, MD, PhD | TDalhousie University
Title/Purpose: Clinical trial of bevacizumab in trabeculectomy surgery.
Arthur Sit, MD | Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Title/Purpose: Technology modernization for the two-dimensional scanning ocular fluorophotometer.
Joshua Stein, MD, MS | University of Michigan
Title/Purpose: Purchase health care claim databases.