Features


  • For Patients
    Dr. Mahajan is a vitreoretinal surgeon at the University of Iowa and directs the Omics Laboratory.

  • Macular Degeneration
    Advanced diagnosis and treatment to save central vision.

  • Uveitis
    Surgeries to treat and research to understand inflammation inside the eye.

  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
    Evidenced-based approaches for new surgical treatment and research to discover the molecular causes.

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
    Fighting blindness from diabetes in adults and children.

  • Mouse Eye Phenomics
    Highthroughput screening discovers new models for human blindness. Learn how to collaborate.

Core Teams
Translational Science
  • Vinit Mahajan M.D., Ph.D.
    U. Iowa
  • Stephen Tsang M.D., Ph.D.
    Columbia U
  • Edwin Stone M.D., Ph.D.
    U. Iowa
  • Alex Bassuk M.D., Ph.D.
    U. Iowa
  • Jonathan Lin M.D., Ph.D.
    UC San Diego
  • Anne Coleman M.D., Ph.D.
    UCLA
  • David Telander M.D., Ph.D.
    UC Davis
  • Raymond Douglas M.D., Ph.D.
    U. Michigan
Bench Science
  • Jessica Skeie Ph.D.
    U. Iowa
  • MaryAnn Mahajan B.A.
    U. Iowa
  • Hannah Rowell B.A.
    U. Iowa
  • Ryan Bankson B.S.
    U. Iowa
  • Amir Assefnia D.D.S.
    UCLA
  • Yhaya Elshimali M.D.
    UCLA
  • Eric Brown M.D., Ph.D.
    U. Kentucky
Informatics
  • John Vallone M.D.
    USC
  • Fei Yu Ph.D.
    UCLA
  • Todd Sheetz Ph.D.
    U. Iowa
  • Alton Szeto M.F.A.
    San Francisco
  • Michael Golamco
    UCLA
  • Patricia Duffel Pharm.D.
    U. Iowa
  • Richard Zhang Ph.D
    Virgina
Surgical
  • Stephen Russell M.D.
    U. Iowa
  • James Folk M.D.
    U. Iowa
  • Ryan Tarantola M.D.
    U. St. Louis
  • Louis Chang M.D., Ph.D.
    Columbia U.
  • Jordan Graff M.D.
    Arizona
  • Polly Quiram M.D., Ph.D.
    Minnesota
  • H. Culver Boldt M.D.
    U. Iowa
  • Elliot Sohn M.D.
    U. Iowa
  • Tanuj Nakra M.D.
    Austin TX
Strategic
  • Val Sheffield M.D., Ph.D.
    U. Iowa
  • Joseph Demer M.D., Ph.D.
    UCLA
  • B. Lakhanpal M.B.A., Ph.D.
    CSU Fullerton
  • Stuart Daroca J.D.
    Skadden Arps NY