Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Research Seminars

Date Speaker Institution Topic/Title Host
January 17 Dr. Hao F. Zhang Northwestern University Multiscale optical imaging for ophthalmology, from single molecules to human eyes
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February 28 Dr. Brahim Chaqour, Professor
Cell Biology and Ophthalmology
SUNY Downstate
Medical Center
Eyeing the Matricellular Proteins in blood vessel development and pathology Andrius Kazlauskas
April 17 Dr. Ashok Kumar, Associate Professor
Ophthalmology, Visual and Anatomical Sciences
Wayne State

Pathobiology of ocular Zika virus infection: Modulation of cellular metabolism.

Deepak Shukla
April 24 Dr. Rachel Redfern, Associate Professor University of Houston College of Optometry Toll-like receptors and ocular surface homeostasis and inflammation. Vinay Aakalu

Seminars are held from 12:00 – 1:30 pm in the Lions of Illinois Eye Research Institute (LIERI) Conference Room, First Floor, 1905 W. Taylor Street.
A light lunch will be served.  Please contact Nishit Mukhopadhyay for more information |