Low Vision Researchers

  • DeCarlo, Dawn K., O.D., MS, MSPH

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    Director, UAB Center for Low Vision Rehabilitation; Professor

    Areas of Interest
    low vision rehabilitation, pediatric vision impairment, macular degeneration

  • Dreer, Laura, Ph.D.

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    Director, Psychological & Neuropsychology Clinical Research Services; Associate Professor

    Areas of Interest
    adjustment to chronic health conditions; development of health promotion interventions for patients and family caregivers

  • Kwon, MiYoung, Ph.D.

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    Assistant Professor

    Areas of Interest
    form perception and eye movements in the presence of eye disorders; perceptual learning and brain plasticity

  • Owsley, Cynthia, Ph.D., MSPH

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    Nathan E. Miles Chair of Ophthalmology; Director, Clinical Research Unit; Professor

    Areas of Interest
    aging-related vision impairment and eye disease; vision and driving; improving eye care access and quality for underserved populations