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Jennifer J. Hunter, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 273-4935

Office: (585) 273-4935

Research Labs

Faculty Appointments

  • Associate Professor - Department of Ophthalmology (SMD)
  • Associate Professor - Department of The Institute for Optics (RC) - Joint
  • Associate Professor - Department of Center for Visual Science A&S (RC) - Joint
  • Associate Professor - Department of Biomedical Engineering (SMD) - Joint

Biography

Research

Dr. Hunter's research interests include mechanisms of light-induced retinal damage and development of non-invasive fluorescence imaging techniques to study retinal function in healthy and diseased eyes.

Credentials

Education

1999
BSc | Canada - University of Waterloo
Physics

2001
MSc | Canada - University of Waterloo
Physics

2007
PhD | Canada - University of Waterloo
Physics and Vision Science

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

09/2006 - 05/2010
Postdoctoral Research Associate; Center for Visual Science, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY; David Williams (supervisor)

Publications

Journal Articles

7/21/2020
Aboualizadeh E, Phillips MJ, McGregor JE, DiLoreto DA, Strazzeri JM, Dhakal KR, Bateman B, Jager LD, Nilles KL, Stuedemann SA, Ludwig AL, Hunter JJ, Merigan WH, Gamm DM, Williams DR. "Imaging Transplanted Photoreceptors in Living Nonhuman Primates with Single-Cell Resolution." Stem cell reports.. 2020 Jul 21; Epub 2020 Jul 21.

6/2020
Dhakal KR, Walters S, McGregor JE, Schwarz C, Strazzeri JM, Aboualizadeh E, Bateman B, Huxlin KR, Hunter JJ, Williams DR, Merigan WH. "Localized Photoreceptor Ablation Using Femtosecond Pulses Focused With Adaptive Optics." Translational vision science & technology.. 2020 Jun 0; 9(7):16. Epub 2020 Jun 16.

9/15/2019
Hunter JJ, Merigan WH, Schallek JB. "Imaging Retinal Activity in the Living Eye." Annual review of vision science.. 2019 Sep 15; 5:15-45.

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