March 26, 2019

Three Senior Residents Receive Heed Fellowship Award

The award provides talented young ophthalmologist with funding for postgraduate studies in ophthalmology. 

Three Kellogg Eye Center senior residents, Jason L. M. Miller, MD, PhD, Tapan Patel, MD, PhD, and Nakul S. Shekhawat, MD, were among the 24 individuals selected by the Heed Ophthalmic Fellowship Foundation to receive a 2019-2020 Heed Fellowship Award. The Award provides talented young ophthalmologist with funding for postgraduate studies in ophthalmology and the ophthalmic sciences. 

Selected through a competitive application process, the appointed individuals receive a Merit Award of $10,000 and are recognized as a Heed Fellow.  

Profiles

Dr. Jason Miller

Jason M. Miller, MD, PhD

Clinical Lecturer, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Fellow, Medical Retina
Research Fellow
BS, Stanford University
MD, University of California, San Francisco
PhD, University of California, San Francisco
Residency, Ophthalmology, Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan
Postdoctoral Fellow, Kellogg Eye Center
Dr. Tapan Patel

Tapan P. Patel, MD, PhD

Resident
BS - University of Delaware
PhD - University of Pennsylvania
MD - Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania