Oculoplastic Pre-residency Research Fellowship

Oculoplastic Research Fellowship in Diseases of Eyelid, Orbit, and Lacrimal System; and in Aesthetic Eyelid and Facial Plastic Surgery

The department offers a one-year fellowship in research relevant to diseases of eyelid, orbit, and lacrimal system; and in aesthetic eyelid and facial plastic surgery. The fellow works closely with the Department’s full-time faculty.


The fellow is involved with numerous research projects including clinical and basic science topics.  The fellow will be expected to be able to multi-task and manage multiple projects.  There will be opportunities to publish in relevant journals. The fellow will be given mentorship in developing and executing rigorous research endeavors.

Facilities\Surgical Opportunities

The fellowship is based at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Pete Setabutr MD

Pete Setabutr MD
(312) 996-9120
1855 W. Taylor St
M/C 648
Oculoplastics Clinic
Chicago IL 60612

Email: Dr. Setabutr

This is an unpaid fellowship.  Fellows are encouraged to apply for independent funding to support their fellowship.