Eye Institute members at the 2016 FFB VisionWalk
June 3, 2016

Eye Institute "Optic Nerds" participate in successful VisionWalk

Eye Institute representatives including many AOIP members combined to form the largest group participating in the annual FFB VisionWalk on Milwaukee's lakefront.
O2amp color vision glasses
May 16, 2016

MCW researchers find “color-correcting glasses” don’t live up to the hype

Summer research student Rebecca Mastey, under the direction of Emily Patterson, PhD, tested genetically confirmed red-green CVD men and gave them the Color Assessment and Diagnosis test with and without the color-correcting glasses. The results were presented at ARVO 2016.
MCW Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment award
January 11, 2016

Grant award aims to help improve vision health for Wisconsin’s children

Deborah Costakos, MD, MS, and community partner Prevent Blindness Wisconsin are recipients of an MCW Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment award. 
 Upcoming Events
July 6, 2016 Judyann Olson, MD
“Uveitis in JIA and Pediatric Rheumatic Diseases ”
Eye Institute Grand Rounds
Milwaukee, WI, USA
July 12, 2016 Alfredo Dubra, PhD
“Split Detector Imaging”
Lasers in Medicine and Biology, Gordon Research Conference
West Dover, VT, USA
July 14-17, 2016 Melissa Wilk
“Retino-Cortical Relationships in Albinism”
NOAH's 16th National Conference
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
August 3, 2016 Peter A. Quiros, MD
“The Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Treatment Trial Results and Implications”
Eye Institute Grand Rounds
Milwaukee, WI, USA
September 7, 2016 Jose Franco, MD
“Improving The Quality of Teaching at the Medical College of Wisconsin”
Eye Institute Grand Rounds
Milwaukee, WI, USA
October 1, 2016 Eye Institute Annual Symposium: Celebrating Our 40th Anniversary
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI, USA
October 5, 2016 Felipe Medeiros, MD, PhD
“New Ideas in Glaucoma”
Eye Institute Grand Rounds
Milwaukee, WI, USA
November 2, 2016 Gregory J. Griepentrog, MD
“Childhood Ptosis: Epidemiology, Clinical Characteristics and Management”
Eye Institute Grand Rounds
Milwaukee, WI, USA
December 7, 2016 Thomas B. Connor, Jr., MD
“Systemic Medications and Retinal Toxicity: Current Guidelines for Hydroxychloroquine and Two New Culprits”
Eye Institute Grand Rounds
Milwaukee, WI, USA
December 16-17, 2016 Joseph Carroll, PhD
“Understanding Foveal Development Using OCT-A and Adaptive Optics”
Fourth International "OCT Angiography", "En Face" OCT and advances in OCT Congress
Rome, Italy
 Participate in a Study

Kimberly E. Stepien, MD and Joseph Carroll, PhDThe Advanced Ocular Imaging Program is a destination of choice for local, national and international vision scientists and ophthalmologists who refer patients for various imaging studies. We conduct imaging studies on a wide range of eye diseases, including inherited retinal degenerations, age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma and other neurodegenerative conditions. Visit the Research Studies page for a list of studies that are currently enrolling subjects, and visit the Volunteer section of our website for more information about how you can participate.

Improving Vision Through Advanced Imaging

mirror and filter wheel The Advanced Ocular Imaging Program, co-directed by Joseph Carroll and Alfredo Dubra provides an infrastructure to promote the development and use of translational ocular imaging tools to improve detection, diagnosis, and management of eye disease.  Partnering with collaborators around the world, our members include vision scientists, clinicians, and engineers at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

Ophthalmic adaptive optics, UCL

Support the AOIP!

The Advanced Ocular Imaging Program could not exist without the generosity and support of many foundations, federal agencies, and individual donors. Funds donated to the program are used to build and acquire new imaging equipment, to help train students and fellows in the program, to enable the presentation of our research findings at scientific meetings, and to support numerous staff positions for studying multiple eye conditions.  Contact Joe Carroll, PhD, if you are interested in supporting our program at any level, or click below to donate securely online.
Shown below are some of the organizations whose support was instrumental in establishing the Advanced Ocular Imaging Program, and whose continued support is gratefully acknowledged.  Our sponsors page recognizes additional people and groups whose contributions have helped make this research possible and provides links to the organizations.
National Eye Institute Fight For Sight Glaucoma Research Foundation ALCON Research Institute
Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeastern Wisconsin Wellcome Trust Research to Prevent Blindness
  Greater Milwaukee Foundation Vision for Tomorrow Foundation  
VitreoRetinal Surgery Foundation Hope for Vision Foundation Fighting Blindness


National Eye Institute
ALCON Research Institute
Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin
Fight for Sight
Foundation Fighting Blindness
Glaucoma Research Foundation
Greater Milwaukee Foundation
Hope for Vision
Research to Prevent Blindness
Vision for Tomorrow Foundation
VitreoRetinal Surgery Foundation
wellcome trust

Advanced Ocular Imaging Program
Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute
925 North 87th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Phone: 414-955-AOIP (2647)
Fax: 414-955-6690
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