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National Advisory Eye Council Roster

Teresa Borrás, PhD                                         (2023)
Professor and Director of Research
Department of Ophthalmology
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC 27599

James Coughlan, PhD                                     (2023)
Senior Scientist
Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute
San Francisco, CA 94115

Reza Dana, MD, MSc, MPH                                (2024)
Claes H. Dohlman Professor Ophthalmology

Harvard Medical School
W. Clement Stone Clinical Research Scholar Massachusetts Eye & Ear
Boston, MA 02114

Katia Del Rio-Tsonis, PhD                               (2022)
Department of Biology
Miami University
Oxford, OH 45056

Thomas W. Gardner, MD                                 (2023)
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
University of Michigan, School of Medicine and Kellogg Eye Center
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD, FACS, FARVO   (2022)
Dept. of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
John A. Moran Eye Center
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Renu A. Kowluru, PhD                                     (2023)
Department of Ophthalmology, Visual and Anatomical Sciences
Wayne State University
Detroit, MI 48201                         

Maureen G. Maguire, PhD                                     (2024)
Professor Emeritus, University of Pennsylvania
Biostatistician, Jaeb Center for Health Research

Tirin Moore, PhD                                               (2024)
Department of Neurobiology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA 94305-5125

Benjamin Teller, OD                                        (2022)
Principal and Owner
Eye Rx
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Ex Officios

Lawrence A. Tabak, DDS, PhD
Acting Director
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892

Xavier Becerra, JD
Department of Health and Human Services
Washington, DC 20201


Michael F. Chiang, MD
National Eye Institute
Bethesda, MD 20892

Executive Secretary

Kathleen C. Anderson, PhD
Director, Division of Extramural Activities
National Eye Institute
Bethesda, MD 20892

Last updated: August 22, 2022