Department of Ophthalmology
Within the Department of Ophthalmology, there are more than 22,000 square feet of dedicated lab space
located primarily at UW South Lake Union Research Campus.
- Van Gelder Lab
Developing photochemical methods to treat blindness.
- The Neitz Labs
Genetic tests and treatments for vision disorders, and study of the retinal circuitry for vision.
- Shen Lab
Developing innovative solutions to treat global blindness.
- Chao Lab
Investigating stem cell application in vision restoration.
- Vision Core Lab
Instrumentation, expertise, and services for NEI funded vision scientists at UW.
- Johnstone Lab
Glaucoma pressure control solutions through tissue morphology and biomechanics studies.
- Eye Path Lab
Research, Educational Programs, and Clinical Pathology
- Manookin Lab
Structure and function of neural circuits within the retina and developing techniques for treating blindness.
- Buhr Lab
Timing of physiological events within the retina itself.
- Lee Lab
Developing Artificial Intelligent algorithms and mining Big Data for ophthalmology.
Our work would not be possible without the contributions from federal funding agencies and donations from people like you.