International Visiting Scholars

Visiting scholars are ophthalmologists or optometrists who have spent months at the Kellogg Eye Center. This list includes visitors from the past 2 years. The sketches of earlier visitors are available by contacting the Center’s administrative director, Donna Donato at donnadon@med.umich.edu, phone: 734-763-9147, or fax: 734-232-8181.


Manjing Cao

Manjing Cao
Department of Ophthalmology
Xiangya Hospital, Hunan China

Research Scholar, Dr. Abcouwer Lab
August 27, 2019 through August 25, 2021


Huaizhou Wang, MD, PhD

Huaizhou Wang, MD, PhD
Associate Chief Physician, Tongren Eye Center
Beijing, China

Research Scholar, Moroi Lab
August 28, 2019 through August 25, 2020


Ahmed Ismail Hammad, MD

Ahmed Ismail Hammad, MD
Armed Forces College of Medicine
Cairo, Egypt

Observer, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
August 8, 2019 through August, 7, 2020


Patrick Ruhagaze, MD

Patrick Ruhagaze, MD
Kisii Eye Hospital
Kisii, Kenya

ICO Fellow, Cornea
August 1, 2019 through October 31, 2019


Katsunori Hara, MD

Katsunori Hara, MD
Faculty of Medicine, Shimane University
Izumo, Shimane, Japan

Observer, Glaucoma
July 15, 2019 through July 26, 2019


Yiye Chen, MD

Yiye Chen, MD
Xin Hua Hospital
Shanghai, China

Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus
July 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019


 HEBA MOHAMAD FOUAD IBRAHIM, MD

Heba Mohamad Fouad Ibrahim, MD
Cairo University Hospital
Cairo, Egypt 

ICO Fellow, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus
June 15, 2019 through September 15, 2019


Daniel Mochere, OD

Daniel Mochere, OD
Kisii Eye Hospital
Kisii, Kenya

Low Vision Trainee
May 1, 2019 through June 15, 2019


Hector Guillermo Camara Castillo, MD

Hector Guillermo Camara Castillo, MD
Cornea Specialist
Clinic of Merida
Merida, Yucatan, Mexico

Observer, Cornea
April 15, 2019 through April 25, 2019 


Yuichi Saito, PhD Student

Yuichi Saito
Gifu Pharmaceutical University
Gifu, Japan

PhD Student, Dr. Hitchcock Lab
April 2, 2019 through June 30, 2019


Tianye Zhu

Tianye Zhu
Nanjing Medical University
Nanjing, China 

Research Scholar
April 10, 2019 through April 9, 2010

 


Madee, Qureshi, MBBS

Nadeem Qureshi, MBBS
Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hopsital

Rawalpindi, Pakistan 

Observer, Retina
April 1, 2019 through April 12, 2019


Vera A. Essuman, MD

Vera A. Essuman, MD
University of Ghana
Accra, Ghana

Observer, Pediatric Ophthalmology
April 1, 2019 through May 31, 2019


Nina Jovanovic, MD

Nina Jovanovic, MD
Canton Hospital

Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Observer, Oculoplastics
February 1, 2019 through April 30, 2019


Tayyab Afghani, MD

Tayyab Afghani, MD
Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospital
Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Observer, Oculoplastics
January 2019


Kavitha Yuvarajan, MBBS, DO, DNB

Kavitha Yuvarajan, MBBS, DO, DNB
Aravind Eye Hospital
Tamil Nadu, India 

Observer, Oculolastics
November 5, 2018 through November 20, 2018


Swati Upadhyaya, MD

Swati Upadhyaya, MD
Aravind Eye Hospital
Pondicherry, India 

Observer, Glaucoma
November 1, 2018 through November 13, 2018


Wen Fan, MD

Wen Fan, MD
The First Affiliated Hopsital
Nanjing Medical University
Jiangsu Province, China 

Research Scholar
October 30, 2018 through October 29, 2019


 Divya Manohar, MD

Divya Manohar, MD
Aravind Eye Hospital
Tamilnadu, India 

Observer, Cornea
October 8, 2018 through October 24, 2018


Tetiana Benkendorf, MD

Tetiana Benkendorf, MD
Ophthalmologist
Warsaw Poland

Low Vision Trainee
September 18, 2018 through October 12, 2018


Foo Cui Shan, RN

Foo Cui Shan, RN
Singapore National Eye Centre
Singapore

Kellogg Surgery Department
September 4, 2018 through October 15, 2018


Yixin Yu, MD

Yixin Yu, MD
Department of Ophthalmology
Xiangya Hospital, Hunan China

Research Scholar, Dr. Paulus Lab
September 4, 2018 through September 3, 2019


Chavisa Bunyavee, MD

Chavisa Bunyavee, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmologist
Vajira Hospital Navamindradhiraj University
Bangkok, Thailand

Observer, Pediatric Ophthalmology
August 1, 2018 through July 31, 2019


Tsedeke Asaminew Alemu, MD

Tsedeke Asaminew Alemu, MD
Jimma University
Oromiya, Ethiopia

ICO Fellow, Retina
April 1, 2018 through June 30, 2018


Annamalai Odayappan, MD

Annamalai Odayappan, MD
Aravind Eye Hospital
Pondicherry, India

Observer, Glaucoma and Neuro-Ophthalmology
April 9, 2018 through April 12, 2018


Jianfu Zhuang, MD

Jianfu Zhuang, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmologist
Xiamen Eye Center
Fujian, China

Observer, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
March 1, 2018 through June 30, 2018


Ömer Ersin Muz, MD

Ömer Ersin Muz, MD
Ophthalmologist
Elazig Training and Research Hospital
Elazig, Turkey 

ICO Fellow, Ocular Oncology
February 1, 2018 through April 30, 2018


Hegel Bessa Jorge, MD

Hegel Bessa Jorge, MD
Provision – Private practice
Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil

Observer, Cornea and External Diseases
January 8, 2018 through February 28, 2018


Sevil Ari Yaylali, MD

Sevil Ari Yaylali, MD
OphthalmologistIstanbul Medenivet University
Istanbul, Turkey

ICO Fellow, Retina
January 1, 2018 through March 31, 2018


Süleyman Çiftçi, MD

Süleyman Çiftçi, MD
Ophthalmology
Haydarpasa Numune Training and Research Hospital

Observer, Ocular Oncology
December 2017 through December 2018


SYED MOHIDEEN ABDUL KHADAR, MD

Syed Mohideen Abdul Khadar, MD
OphthalmologistAravind Eye Hospital
Tamilnadu, India

Observer, Retina
October 30, 2017 through November 10, 2017


Sherin Haroon, MD

Sherin Haroon, MD
OphthalmologistAravind Eye Hospital
Tamilnadu, India

Observer, Comprehensive
October 30, 2017 through November 10, 2017


Dr. Filipe Pereira

Filipe Jose Pereira, MD
Clinica Catarinense de Palpebras e Olhos
Flornianopolis, Brazil

Observer, Oculoplastics
October 2, 2017 through October 6, 2017


Dia Eddine Alarmanazi, MD

Dia Eddine Alarmanazi, MD
Ophthalmologist
Alameen Hospital
Homs, Syria

Observer, Cornea and External Diseases
September 2017

Observer, Retina
October 2017


Fang Xie, MD, PhD

Fang Xie, PhD, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmologist
Tianjin Eye Hospital
Tianjin, China

Observe, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus
September 5, 2017 through November 30, 2017


Lisia Aoki, MD

Lisia Aoki, MD
Oculoplastic SurgeonUniversity of São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil

Observer, Oculoplastics
August 15, 2017 through August 31, 2017


Dr. Yanxiu LI

Yanxiu Li, MD
Ophthalmologist
Xiangya Hospital, CSU
Changsha, Hunan, China

Research Fellow, Retina
June 2017 through May 2019


Christian Kahlert MD

Christian Kahlert, MD
Oculoplastic Surgeon University Eye Hospital, Mannheim
Mannheim, Germany

Observer, Oculoplastics
May 15, 2017 through May 26, 2017

 

 

Mohammadreza Peyman, MD

Mohammadreza Peyman, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmologist and Adult Strabismus
Isfahan University of Medical Sciences
Isfahan, Iran

ICO Fellow, Pediatric Ophthalmology
April 1, 2017 through June 30, 2017

 

Abikoye Temiloluwa, MBBS, FICO
Abikoye Temiloluwa, MBBS, FICO
Ophthalmologist
Lagos University Teaching Hospital
Lagos, Nigeria                                                     

 

 

Observer, Retina
March 1, 2017 through May 31, 2017             


Maira França, MD

Maira França, MD
Retina specialist
Instituto Graefe de Oftalmologia
Curitiba, PR, Brazil

Observer, Ocular Oncology
March 1, 2017 through May 31, 2017


Chay (Eileen) Lim, M.Orthop
Orthoptist
Changi General Hospital
Singapore

Ultrasound Course
February 20 through February 24, 2017

Orthoptics Course
February 27 through March 3, 2017

Low Vision Rehabilitation Course
March 6 through March 30, 2017


Badr Alahmadi, MD

Badr Alahmadi, MD
Retina Specialist
Ohud Hospital
Madinah, Saudi Arabia

Visiting Scholar, Retinal Dystrophy
February 15, 2017 through February 14, 2018


Pei Mou, MD
Ophthalmologist
Second Military Medical University (SMMU)
Shanghai, China

Research Fellow, Thyroid Eye Disease Lab
December 15, 2016 through December 14, 2017


Anton Vurdaft, MD

Anton Vurdaft, MD
Ophthalmologist
Acting Head of Eye Departments
Lewanika General Hospital
Mongu, Western Province, Zambia

ICO Fellow, Oculoplastics
January 16, 2017 through April 15, 2017


Dr. Kyeong Hwan Kim

Kyeong Hwan Kim, MD
Assistant Professor
Cornea and Anterior Segment
Haeundae Paik Hospital
Busan, South Korea

Visiting Scholar, Cornea
August 2016 through July 2017


Dr. Maria Fernanda Abalem

Maria Fernanda Abalem, MD, MSc
Retina Specialist
University of São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil

Research Fellow, Retinal Dystrophy
July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2018


Dr. Ana Beatriz D Grisolia
Ana Beatriz D Grisolia, MD
Ophthalmologist
Clinica de Olhos
Brasilia- DF, Brazil

Visiting Scholar, Oculoplastics
April 2016 through April 2017

Dr. Cem Ozgonul
Cem Ozgonul, MD
Ophthalmologist
Van Military Hospital
Van, Turkey

Visiting Scholar, Retina
February 2016 through February 2017

Dr. Anne Ruebsam
Anne Ruebsam, MD
Ophthalmologist
Charité University Medicine
Berlin, Germany

Basic Research, Patrice Fort’s lab
November 2015 through November 2017