For appointments, please call (858) 534-6290.

 

Robert N. Weinreb, M.D.

Distinguished Professor of Ophthalmology
Director, Hamilton Glaucoma Center

Research Interests:

Cell and molecular biology of uveoscleral outflow
Imaging of the optic disc and retinal nerve fiber layer
Mechanisms of optic nerve damage in glaucoma
Neuroprotection in glaucoma
Measurement of intraocular pressure
Drug delivery to eye

 

Pamela A. Sample, Ph.D.

Professor of Ophthalmology
Director, Visual Function Laboratory, Shiley Eye Center

Research Interests:

Understanding the effects of glaucoma on visual function
Development of new methods for early detection of glaucoma and of glaucoma progression
The effects of normal aging on visual function
The effects of normal aging on visual function

 

John H. K. Liu, Ph.D.

Professor of Ophthalmology

Research Interests:

Regulation of intraocular pressure and ocular blood flow
24-hour sleep laboratory for glaucoma and other eye diseases

 

Michael H. Goldbaum, M.D.

Professor of Ophthalmology

Research Interests:

Glaucoma Informatics
Neural networks for glaucoma diagnosis and monitoring progression

 

James Lindsey, Ph.D.

Professor

Research Interests:

Retinal ganglion cell function
Methods for retinal ganglion cell rescue and optic nerve regeneration
Mechanisms for aqueous outflow regulation

 

Linda Zangwill, Ph.D.

Professor

Research Interests:

Detection and monitoring of optic disc and retinal nerve fiber layer
Epidemiology of glaucoma
Optic Disc Reading Center
Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Reading Center

 

Kang Zhang, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Ophthalmology
Director, Institute for Genomic Medicine

Research Interests:

Glaucoma genetics
Stem cell treatments in glaucoma

 

Terry Gaasterland, Ph.D.

Professor of Ophthalmology

Research Interests:

Glaucoma informatics

 

Rigby Slight, M.D.

Associate Clinical Professor

Research Interests:

Clinical research in glaucoma
UCSD Optic Disc Reading Center

 

Felipe Medeiros, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

Research Interests:

Optic nerve and retinal nerve fiber layer analysis in glaucoma
Visual function in glaucoma

Potential risk factors for development and progression of glaucoma
Methods for early detection of glaucoma and glaucoma progression

Predictive models of glaucoma

 

Christopher Bowd, Ph.D.

Associate Research Scientist

Research Interests:

Optic disc and retinal nerve fiber layer analysis in glaucoma
Structural and functional relationships in glaucoma
UCSD Optic Disc Reading Center

Electrophysiology in glaucoma

 

Won-Kyu (Daniel) Ju, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Research Interests:

Retinal ganglion cells in glaucoma
Mitochondria in glaucoma
Oxidative damage in glaucoma

 

 

 

For appointments, please call (858) 534-6290.

 

UCSD Hamilton Glaucoma Center

 

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