Vision and Ophthalmology Interest Group

Clinical Opportunities

There are many opportunities for students to see first-hand ophthalmology in practice.

Stanford’s Department of Ophthalmology has 4 main clinical sites:

This will soon change, however, as the Stanford sites will likely merge into the Stanford Eye Institute when that opens. You are always welcome to contact a member of the Stanford Department of Ophthalmology and arrange a shadowing experience on your own. A full list of members is available online at:

As a preclinical student, you can also:

As a clinical student, there are several options available to you:

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