Gerald Fishman, MDProfessor Emeritus Department of Ophthalmology
BA—Western Reserve University, Ohio
MD—Ohio State University School of Medicine
Residency—Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
NEI Research Fellowship in Ocular Pathology—Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
Dr. Fishman retired from UIC in 2010 to accept a position as Director, Center for Inherited Retinal Disease, at the Chicago Lighthouse for People who are Blind or Visually Impaired after a career spanning 36 years as a member of the Department’s faculty directing ground-breaking research on hereditary retinal diseases.