Ocular Trauma Researchers

  • Boulton, Michael E., Ph.D.

    boulton web copySusan and Dowd Ritter/RPB Endowed Chair in Ophthalmology Research; Professor

    Areas of Interest
    Using cell and molecular approaches to better understand retinal aging and the pathogenesis of age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy.

  • Downs, J. Crawford, Ph.D.

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    Professor of Ophthalmology

    Areas of Interest
    ocular biomechanics, glaucoma

  • McGwin, Gerald, M.S., Ph.D.

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    Professor; Associate Director, Clinical Research Unit

    Areas of Interest

  • Witherspoon, C. Douglas, M.D., FACS

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    Areas of Interest
    vitreoretinal surgery, ocular trauma, microsurgical instrument development and translational research/retinal gene therapy