International Visiting Scholars

Dr. Abikoye Temiloluwa

Abikoye Temiloluwa, MBBS, FICO
Ophthalmologist
Lagos University Teaching Hospital
Lagos, Nigeria

Observer in Retina
March 1, 2017 through May 31, 2017

Dr. Maira Franca

Maira França, MD
Retina specialist
Instituto Graefe de Oftalmologia
Curitiba, PR, Brazil

Observer in Ocular Oncology
March 1, 2017 through May 31, 2017

Eileen Ngun

Eileen Lim Chay Ngun
Orthoptist
Changi General Hospital
Singapore

Ultrasound
February 20 through February 24, 2017

Orthoptics
February 27 through March 3, 2017

Low Vision Rehabilitation Course
March 6 through March 30, 2017

Dr. Badr Alahmadi

Badr Alahmadi, MD
Retina Specialist
Ohud Hospital
Madinah, Saudi Arabia

Visiting Scholar in Retinal Dystrophy
February 15, 2017 through February 14, 2018

Dr. Anton Vurdaft

Pei Mou, MD
Ophthalmologist
Second Military Medical University (SMMU)
Shanghai, China

Research Fellow in Thyroid Eye Disease Lab
December 15, 2016 through December 14, 2017

Dr. Anton Vurdaft

Anton Vurdaft, MD
Ophthalmologist
Acting Head of Eye Departments
Lewanika General Hospital
Mongu, Western Province, Zambia

ICO Fellow in Oculoplastics
January 16, 2017 through April 15, 2017

Dr.Jayagayathri Rajagopalan

Jayagayathri Rajagopalan, MD
Ophthalmologist
Aravind Eye Hospital
Pondicherry, India

Observer in Oculoplastics
October 18 through October 28, 2016

Dr. Caterina Schweier

Caterina Schweier, MD
Ophthalmologist
Munich, Germany

Observer in Neuro-Ophthalmology
October 1, 2016 through October 31, 2016

Dr. AShiqur Rahman Akanda

Ashiqur Rahman Akanda, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmologist
National Institute of Ophthalmology
Dhaka, Bangladesh

ICO Fellow in Pediatric Ophthalmology
October 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016

Dr. Kashif Azhar

Kashif Azhar, D. Opt.
Senior Optometrist
Dubai Hospital, DHA
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Low Vision Trainee
September 16, 2016 through September 30, 2016

Dr. Patcharaporn Wangvoravit

Patcharaporn Wangvoravit, MD
Ophthalmologist, Retina
Queen Sirikit Hospital
Naval Medical Department
Royal Thai Navy
Sattahip, Chonburi, Thailand

Observer in Retina
September 12, 2016 through October 7, 2016

Dr. Rafael Garcia

Rafael Garcia, MD
Fellow, Retina
University of São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil

Observer in Retina
September 9, 2016 through September 29, 2016

Dr. Kyeong Kim

Kyeong Hwan Kim, MD
Assistant Professor
Cornea and Anterior Segment
Haeundae Paik Hospital
Busan, South Korea

Visiting Scholar, Cornea
August 2016 through July 2017

Dr. Maria Abalem

Maria Fernanda Abalem, MD, MSc
Retina Specialist
University of São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil

Research Fellow in Retinal Dystrophy
July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017

Dr. Rajarathna Thangavel

Rajarathna Thangavel, MD
Consultant Ophthalmologist
Gomabai Netralaya
Neemuch, Madhya Pradesh

ICO Fellow in Ocular Oncology
June 2016 through September 2016

Optometrist Joseph Odan

Joseph Odan, OD
Optometrist
Isabela Vision Center
Santiago City, Isabela, Philippines
Trainee: Specialty Contact Lens Fitting
and Low Vision Rehabilitation
June 1, 2016 through June 30, 2016

Dr. Cynthia Qian

Cynthia X. Qian, MD
Ophthalmologist, Surgical Retina
University of Montreal, Canada
Visiting Scholar
May 2016 through October 2016

Dr. Aijun Han

Aijun Han, M.SC
Chief Physician, Department of Ophthalmology
Director, Division of Strabismus and Pediatrics
Hebei Eye Hospital
Xingtai Hebei, P.R. China
Visiting Scholar, Pediatric Ophthalmology
April 2016 through October 2016

Dr. Ana Grisolia

Ana Beatriz D Grisolia, MD
Ophthalmologist
Clinica de Olhos
Brasilia- DF, Brazil

Visiting Scholar, Oculoplastics
April 2016 through April 2017

Dr. Cem Ozgonul

Cem Ozgonul, MD
Ophthalmologist
Van Military Hospital
Van, Turkey
Visiting Scholar, Retina
February 2016 through February 2017

Dr. Jifeng Yu

Jifeng Yu, MD
Ophthalmologist
Beijing Children’s Hospital
Beijing, P.R. China
Ortho Keratotomy Trainee
February 3, 2016 through March 15, 2016

Dr. Jiaqi Yao

Jiaqi Yao, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmologist
Nanjing Children’s Hospital
Nanjing, Jiangsu, P.R. China
Visiting Scholar, Pediatric Ophthalmology
January 13, 2016 through April 10, 2016

Dr. Anne Ruebsam

Anne Ruebsam, MD
Ophthalmologist
Charité University Medicine
Berlin, Germany
Basic Research, Patrice Fort’s lab
November 2015 through November 2016

Dr. Xiaofei Man

Xiaofei Man, MD, PhD
Ophthalmologist
Xinhua Hospital
Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine
Research Fellow, Glaucoma
October 15, 2015 through October 14, 2016

Dr. Dayakar Yadalla

Dayakar Yadalla, MD
Consultant, Orbit and Oculoplasty
Resident Coordinator
Aravind Eye Hospital
Pondicherry, India
Observer, Oculoplastics
October 5, 2015 through October 26, 2015

Dr. Shaobo Zhou

Shaobo Zhou, MD
Associate Professor, Cornea and Refractive Surgery
Guangzhou Medical University
Guangzhou, China
Visiting Scholar, Cornea
October 2015 through October 2016

Dr. Marcio Mendes

Marcio Mendes, MD
Assistant Physician and
Director of Ambulatory Ophthalmology
Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo
São Paulo, SP, Brasil
Pediatric Glaucoma
September 29, 2015 through October 9, 2015

Dr. Meital Biener

Meital Biener, OD
Optometrist
Kaplan Medical Center
Rehovot, Israel
Kellogg Specialty Contact Lens Fitting and Low Vision Course
September 22, 2015 through October 2, 2015

Dr. Devendra Maheshwari

Devendra Maheshwari, MD
Glaucoma Consultant and Cataract Surgeon
Aravind Eye Hospital
Tamilnadu, India
Observer, Glaucoma
September 14, 2015 through September 30, 2015

Dr. Yan Lu

Yan Lu, MD, PhD
Ophthalmologist, Orbital Diseases
Jinling Hospital
Nanjing, China
Research Fellow, Oculoplastics
September 1, 2015 through August 31, 2016

Dr. Raquel Costa

Raquel de Oliveira Costa, MD
Ophthalmologist
Visão – Institutos Oftalmológicos Associados
Brasilia – DF, Brazil
Observer, Glaucoma and Cornea
August 1, 2015 through September 30, 2015

Dr. Naziha Slimani

Naziha Slimani, MD
Ophthalmologist
University of Algiers
Algiers, Algeria
Research Fellow, Ocular Oncology
July 2015 through July 2016

Dr. Jianping Liu

Jianping Liu, MD
Ophthalmologist, Cataract and Retina
The Fourth Affiliated Hospital of China
Shenyang, Liaoning, China
Research Fellow, Retina
July 2015 through March 2016

Dr. Lina Wang

Lina Wang, MD

Oculoplastics
Tianjin First Central Hospital
Tianjin, China
Research Fellow, Oculoplastics
April 2015 through April 2016

Dr. Ahmet Murat Sarici

Ahmet Murat Sarici, MD

Ocular Oncology and Orbital Oculoplastics
Istanbul University
Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine
Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Observer, Oculoplastics
May 18, 2015 through June 15, 2015

Dr. Zeynep Gurse Ozkurt

Zeynep Gürsel Özkurt, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Dicle University Medical Faculty
Diyarbakir, Turkey
Research Fellow, Ocular Oncology
March 2015 through August 2015

Dr. Muhammad Bahoo

Muhammad Luqman Ali Bahoo, MD

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Azra Naheed Medical College
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Fellow, International Council of Ophthalmology
Cornea and External Diseases
March 15, 2015 through June 15, 2015

Dr. Jianhui Xiao

Jianhui Xiao, MD

Associate Chief Physician
Retinal diseases
Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hospital
Sun Yat-sen University
Guangzhou, China
Research Fellow, Retina
March 1, 2015 through February 28, 2016

Dr. Yang Fu

Yang Fu, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmologist
Associate Chief Physician
Shanghai Jiaotong University Affiliated First People’s Hospital
Shanghai, China
Visiting Scholar, Pediatric Ophthalmology
January 2015 through December 2015

Dr. Dionisio Charran

Dionisio A. Charran, MD

Ocular Electrophysiologist
Instituto de Patologia Ocular
Dominican Republic
Kellogg Electrophysiology Course
Retinal Dystrophy Research Fellowship
January 12, 2015 through June 30, 2015

Dr. Hugo Brito de Carvalho

Hugo Brito de Carvalho, MD

Retina Specialist and Neuro-Ophthalmologist
Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte
Clínica de Olhos Ennio Coscarelli, Belo Horizonte
Observer, Neuro-ophthalmology
October 23, 2014 through October 30, 2014

Dr. Sandra Coscarelli de Abreu e Silva

Sandra Coscarelli de Abreu e Silva, MD

Oculoplastic Specialist
Centro Oftalmológico de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte
Clínica de Olhos Ennio Coscarelli, Belo Horizonte

Observer, Oculoplastics
October 23, 2014 through October 30, 2014

Dr. YC Venugopal Reddy

YC Venugopal Reddy, MBBS, MS

Medical Consultant, Retina
Aravind Eye Hospital
Tirunelveli, India
Observer, Retina
September 15, 2014 through October 13, 2014

Dr. Rupa Anjanamurthy

Rupa Anjanamurthy, MBBS

Medical Consultant, Pediatric Ophthalmology
Aravind Eye Hospital
Madurai, India 
Observer, Pediatrics
September 15, 2014 through October 14, 2014

Electrophysiology Course
October 23, 2014 through November 12, 2014

Dr. Ganesh Venkataraman

Ganesh Venkataraman, MBBS, MS, DNB

Chief Consultant, Glaucoma
Aravind Eye Hospital
Coimbatore, India
Observer, Glaucoma
September 17, 2014 through September 29, 2014

Dr. Anitha Venugopal

Anitha Venugopal, MBBS, DNB, FAICO

Cornea Consultant
Aravind Eye Hospital
Tirunelveli, India
Observer, Cornea
September 15, 2014 through October 5, 2014

 

Dr. Matthew Edmunds

Matthew Edmunds, MRCOphth

Ophthalmologist
University of Birmingham
Harborne, Birmingham, UK
Observer, Oculoplastics
September 2, 2014 through September 5, 2014

Dr. Paweena Lertakyamanee

Paweena Lertakyamanee, MD

Ophthalmologist
Bangkok Hospital Medical Center
Bangkok, Thailand
Observer, Neuro-Ophthalmology
August 18, 2014 through October 10, 2014

Dr. Tapas Padhi

Priscila Novaes Pedreira, MD, PhD
Ophthalmologist
University of São Paulo Medical School
São Paulo, Brazil

Research Fellow, Cornea and External Diseases
August 1, 2014 through July 31, 2015

Dr. Tapas Padhi

Tapas Ranjan Padhi, MS, DNB

Consultant in Retina and Vitreous
LV Prasad Eye Institute
Bhubaneswar, India

Research Fellow, Retinal Dystrophies and Pediatric Retina
July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015

Dr. Eric Wei

Yi-Hsuan (Eric) Wei, MD

Oculoplastic Surgeon
National Taiwan University Hospital
Taipei City, Taiwan

Research Fellow, Oculoplastics
July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015

Dr. Allan Pieroni-Gonçalves

Allan Pieroni-Gonçalves, MD, PhD

Ophthalmologist
University of São Paulo Medical School
São Paulo, Brazil

Research Fellow, Oculoplastics laboratory
June 16, 2014 through September 30, 2014

Dr. Thasi Tanaka

Thais Shiota Tanaka, MD

Cornea and External Disease Specialist
Santa Casa de Misericordia de Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Research Fellow, Cornea and External Diseases
March 2014 through March 2015

Hao Wang

Hao Wang

PhD Candidate
Second Military Medical University of China
Shanghai, China
Research, Thyroid Eye Disease laboratory
January 2014 through December 2014

Dr. Sally Mohamed

Sally Mohamed, MBBCH, MSc

Assistant Lecturer in Ophthalmology
Kasr Al Ainy Hospital, Cairo University
Cairo, Egypt
Research Fellow, Cornea and External Diseases
September 2013 through August 2015

Dr. Sang Un Lee

Sang Un Lee, MD

Chief Surgeon of Oculoplastics
Director of Education and Training, Hangil Eye Hospital
Inchon, South Korea
Research, Thyroid Eye Disease Laboratory
October 2013 through October 2014

Dr. Andreia Goncalves

Andreia Gonçalves, MA

Fulbright Scholarship Recipient
Biomedical Imaging & Life Sciences, University of Coimbra
Coimbra, Portugal
Research Scientist, Retinal Research Laboratory
October 2013 through June 2014

Dr. Ta-Ching Chen

Ta-Ching Chen, MD

Neuro-Ophthalmologist and Retinal Specialist
National Taiwan University Hospital
Taipei City, Taiwan
Observer, Neuro-Ophthalmology
September 9, 2013 through November 15, 2013

Dr. Jasmine Gopwani

Jasmine Gopwami, MD

Neuro-Ophthalmologist
St. Elizabeth Hospital
Barbados, West Indies
Observer, Neuro-Ophthalmology
August 2, 2013 through August 31, 2013

Dr. Selma Matloob

Selma Matloob, MD

Ophthalmologist
Waikato Public Hospital
Hamilton, New Zealand
Kellogg Electrophysiology Course
July 1, 2013 through August 23, 2013

Dr. Stephanie Chu

Stephanie Chu, MD

Ophthalmologist
National Taiwan University Hospital
Taipei City, Taiwan
Kellogg Specialty Contact Lens Fitting, Low Vision Course
May 13, 2013 through July 12, 2013

Birte Kristensen

Birte Kristensen, MSc

PhD Candidate
Institute of Clinical Research, University of Southern Denmark
Odense, Denmark
Research, Thyroid Eye Disease Laboratory
February 1, 2013 through August 1, 2013

Dr. Yungang Ding

Yungang Ding, MD

Ophthalmologist
National Sun Yat-sen University
Ghuangzhou, China
Research Fellow, Oculoplastics
January 2013 through January 2014

Dr. Hong Chen

Hong Chen, MD

Ophthalmologist
Union Hospital of Hua Zhong Technology & Science
Wuhan, China
Research Fellow, Oculoplastics
October 2012 through October 2013

Dr. Rafael de Melo Franco

Rafael de Melo Franco, MD

Ophthalmologist
Santa Casa de Misericordia de Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Research Fellow, Cornea and External Diseases
April 2012 through April 2013

Dr. Yan He

Yan He, MD

Ophthalmologist
Tongren Hospital, People’s Republic of China
Beijing, China
Research Fellow, Cornea and External Diseases
October 2012 through October 2013

Dr. Wu Tong

Wu Tong, MD

Ophthalmologist
Tianjin First Center Hospital
Tianjin City, China
Research Fellow, Oculoplastics
October 2012 through October 2013

Dr. Yan Wei

Yan Wei, MD, PhD

Ophthalmologist
Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Xinhua Hospital
Shanghai, China
Research Fellow, Pediatric Ophthalmology
November 2012 through January 2013

Dr. Paola de la Parra Colin

Paola De La Parra Colin, MD

Ophthalmologist
Mexican Institute of Social Security
Mexico City, Mexico
Research Fellow, Cornea and External Diseases
September 2011 through September 2012

Dr. Pankaja Dhoble

Pankaja Dhoble, MD

Ophthalmologist
Aravind Eye Hospital
Pondicherry, India
Kellogg Electrophysiology Course
November 2012 through December 2012

Dr. Gang Li

Gang Li, MD

Ophthalmologist
Navy General Hospital
Beijing, China
Observer, Cornea and Refractive Surgery
July 2012 through August 2012

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