Advisory Board and Editors Ophthalmology

Suzanne M.J. Fleiszig

Professor, University of California, Berkeley. Programs in Optometry, Vision Science, Infectious Disease and Immunity, and Microbiology. Vice President, Tear Film and Ocular Surface Society. Former President, International Society for Contact Lens Research. Councillor, American Society for Microbiology. Recipient of the 2005 Glenn A. Fry Award and the 2010 Korb Award. Editorial Boards: PLoS ONE, Infection & Immunity, and Investigative Ophthalmology & Vision Science.

Laura J. Frishman

Moores Professor of Vision Science, Biology and Optometry and Associate Dean Research/Graduate Studies in Physiological Optics and Vision Science, College of Optometry, University of Houston; Editor of the journal, Documenta Ophthalmologica; Fellow of the Association for Reserach in Vision and Ophthalmology (FARVO): Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (FAAO); 2008 Glenn A. Fry Award for Research, American Optometric Foundation; 2006 Brian Boycott Retinal Research Award

Stephanie Halford

Senior Research Scientist (PI) in the Nuffield Laboratory of Ophthalmology a constituent part of the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences.

Stephen L Macknik

Stephen L. Macknik trained as a postdoc with Zachary Mainen at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, and David Hubel at Harvard Medical School. He has a BA in Psychobiology, Biology and Psychology from the Univ of California, Santa Cruz, and a PhD in Neurobiology from Harvard Univ, with Margaret Livingstone. His research seeks to understand the neural underpinnings of visual awareness and attention, and the neural consequences of cerebral blood flow in the healthy brain and in neurological disorders.

Susana Martinez-Conde

Associate Professor of Neurobiology and Director of the Laboratory of Visual Neuroscience at the Barrow Neurological Institute. Founding Member and President of the Neural Correlate Society and Executive Producer of the annual Best Illusion of the Year Contest. Former Executive Board Member of the Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness. Advisory Board Member and Columnist for Scientific American Mind.

Florian Sennlaub

Senior staff researcher at the French National Institut of Health Research (Inserm). Head of the therapeutics department and director of the research team "Inflammation, degeneration and vascular remodelling in retinal disease" at the Vision Institute in Paris. Recipient of a ERC starting grant.

Advisor

Alfred Sommer

Dean Emeritus & University Distinguished Service Professor of Epidemiology & International Health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Awards include the Danone International Prize for Nutrition; the Albert Lasker Clinical Medical Research Award; the Warren Alpert Foundation Prize, & the Duke Elder International Gold Medal. Past President of the Association of Schools of Public, the 19th Chair of the Academia Ophthalmologica Internationalis, & the Chairman of the Lasker Foundation

Tifei Yuan

Professor at Department of Psychology in Nanjing Normal University. Working on physiology and synaptic plasticity of midbrain dopamine neurons, in the context of psychiatric diseases.