2012/2013 Rich Lecture Series
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Callahan Eye Hospital, 3rd Floor, Smith Education Center
Title: ‘Macrophage-mediated inflammation and the aging eye'
: Rajendra S. Apte, MD, PhD
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
St. Louis, MissouriArea of Interest
: Dr. Apte is a vitreoretinal surgeon and clinician scientist. His basic research focuses on the role of inflammation in cell survival and angiogenesis. His clinical research includes understanding the pathobiology of medical and surgical retinal diseases. Dr. Apte has published extensively in basic and clinical peer reviewed journals and has participated as a principal investigator in numerous clinical trials.