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FEI Basic Science Seminar Series

Basic Science Seminar Series 2022

If you are interested in learning more about the basic science series or would like to suggest topics or speakers, please contact Jennifer Hunter, Ph.D.

January 7, 2022


Steven J. Fliesler, PhD, FARVO
SUNY Distinguished Professor and Meyer H. Riwchun Endowed Chair Professor of Ophthalmology
Vice-Chairman and Director of Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Ira G. Ross Eye InstituteUniversity at Buffalo (UB)- The State University of New York (SUNY)

Topic: Retina 
Title: Unusual Lipid Metabolism Defects and Retinal Degeneration:  A Slippery Slope.

Highlights from our 2021 Season


April 15, 2021

Topic: Glaucoma 
Title: The Future of Big Data in Ophthalmology

Speaker: Joshua Stein, MD 

Affiliation:Edward T. and Ellen K. Dryer Career Development Professor in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan 

Host: Dr. Ramchandran 

May 21, 2021

Topic: Cornea 
Title: Novel Strategies to Assess Corneal Ulcers in 2021

Speaker: Maria Woodward, MD, MS 

Affiliation: Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Kellog Eye Center, University of Michigan 

Host: Dr. Wozniak 

June 17, 2021

Topic: Ocular Microbiology

Speaker: William Johnson, PhD

Title: Ocular Staphylococcus aureus Isolates: A Whole Genome Perspective

Affilation: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Rochester

Host: Dr. Wozniak