Congratulations to SUNY Optometry’s 2018 Summer Research Fellows

The SUNY Optometry community congratulates its 2018 National Eye Institute (NEI) Summer Research Fellows.

Research FellowsSupported by a T35 training grant from the NEI, the 10-week program introduces optometry students to basic, translational and clinical vision research, as well as to critical thinking and problem-solving skills essential for research, clinical practice and patient care.

Franklin Bui, O.D.
Effects of Low Dose Atropine on Choroidal Thickness and Other Ocular Structures

Christina Cherny
Clinical Tests as Predictors of Digital Eye Strain

Stephen Dellostritto
Role of Hypoxia Inducible Factor-1 (HIF-1) and Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor-A (VEGF-A) in High Myopia in Marmosets

Raymond Farmer
Intensity Response Function of the Pupillary Light Reflex

Chana Haimowitz
Factors Affecting the Utility of a Virtual Reality Supra-threshold Visual Field Test

Shazib Haq
Geometrical Structure of Dichromatic Color Space in the Yellow-Violet and Light-Dark Plane

Sherry Shang
Association Between Endothelial Cell Density and Corneal Swelling in Post-Penetrating Keratoplasty Scleral Contact Lens Wear

Kent Uehara
Effect of Mean Luminance on Contrast Sensitivity in mTBI Patients

Chloe Keying Yan
Digital Eye Strain and the Critical Flicker Fusion Frequency

Peter Yoon
Temporal Integration of Negative Lens Wear in Marmosets