Research Faculty

Robert Chang, MD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY

Research Area: OCT, High myopia and glaucoma, Mobile imaging, Telehealth, AI computer vision, Patient experience, Big data, Medtech hackathons

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Alfredo Dubra, PHD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY

Research Area: Optical engineering, Advanced ocular imaging using adaptive optics in retinal and optic nerve disease

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Dubra Lab

Jeffrey Goldberg, MD, PhD

PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY AND CHAIRMAN

Research Area: Vision restoration in glaucoma and optic neuropathies, Clinical trials in neuroprotection and neuroenhancement

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Goldberg Lab

Yang Hu, MD, PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY

Research Area: Discovery research in optic neuropathies including glaucoma, Optic neuritis; New therapeutic approaches

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Michael S. Kapiloff, MD, PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (RESEARCH) OF OPHTHALMOLOGY AND, BY COURTESY, OF MEDICINE (CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE)

Research Area: Molecular and cellular signal transduction mechanisms in retina cells, Gene therapy for vision restoration

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Theodore Leng, MD, FACS

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY

Research Area: Clinical trials, Machine learning, Deep learning, Ocular imaging

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Leng Research Group

 

Y. Joyce Liao, MD, PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY AND OF NEUROLOGY

Research Area: Basic and human subjects research in neuro-ophthalmology, Ischemic optic neuropathy, Eye movement disorders

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Vinit B. Mahajan, MD, PhD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY AT THE PALO ALTO VETERANS AFFAIRS HEALTH CARE SYSTEM

Research Area: Basic and human subjects research in retinal and vitreous disease, Uveitis; Gene therapy for vision restoration

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Michael Marmor, MD

PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY

Research Area: Clinical electrophysiologic tests for retina and optic nerve; Retinal dystrophies and trials for potential therapy: Nature and management of hydroxychloroquine toxicity in the retina; Relationship of vision and eye disease to art; History of ophthalmology

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Heather E. Moss, MD, PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY AND OF NEUROLOGY AT THE STANFORD UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER

Research Area: Human subjects imaging research in neuro-ophthalmology, Idiopathic intracranial hypertension

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David Myung, MD, PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, CO-DIRECTOR, OPHTHALMIC INNOVATION PROGRAM

Research Area: Ophthalmic regenerative medicine, Drug delivery, Corneal and ocular surface wound healing, Mobile health, Telemedicine, and global health

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Myung Lab

Daniel Palanker, PHD

DIRECTOR OF HEPL, PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY AND, BY COURTESY, OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Research Area: Laser tissue interactions, Ophthalmic laser therapy and surgery, neuroprotection, Restoration of sight in retinal degeneration by electronic retinal prosthesis and by cell transplantation

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Suzann Pershing, MD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY

Research Area: Health services research, Outcomes analysis, Health policy, Big data, Learning health systems, Risk adjustment and clinical predictive analytics

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IRA SCHACHAR, MD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY

Research Area: Innovation in retinal and vitreoretinal interface biology

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Yang Sun, MD, PHD

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY

Research Area: Basic and clinical glaucoma research including ciliated cell biology, Glaucoma syndromes in children and adults

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Christopher Ta, MD

PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY

Research Area: Endophthalmitis, Tear film disorders and cornea research

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Sui Wang, PHD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF OPHTHALMOLOGY

Research Area: Retinal genomics and diabetic retinal disease, Gene network biology

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