These NEI scientists are part of the National Institutes of Health Intramural Research Program (IRP). With 1,200 Principal Investigators and more than 4,000 Postdoctoral Fellows conducting basic, translational, and clinical research, the IRP is the largest biomedical research institution on earth. Learn more about the NIH IRP.

NEI scientists who are part of the National Institutes of Health Intramural Research Program
NEI Principal Investigator Primary Research Interest Publications Search Link
Anand Swaroop, Ph.D. Retinal development, genetics, and therapy
Bevil B. Conway, Ph.D.
Brian P. Brooks, M.D., Ph.D. Developmental and genetic ophthalmology
Bruce Cumming, M.D. Ph.D. Binocular vision
Charles E. Egwuagu, Ph.D. Molecular immunology
Emily Y. Chew, M.D. Clinical trials and epidemiologic studies in retinovascular diseases
Graeme J. Wistow, Ph.D. Molecular structure and functional genomics
J. Fielding Hejtmancik, M.D., Ph.D. Ophthalmic molecular genetics
Johnny Tam, Ph.D. Clinical and translational imaging
Kapil Bharti, Ph.D. Ocular stem cell and translational research
Okihide Hikosaka, M.D., Ph.D. Neuronal networks
Rachel Caspi, Ph.D. Immunoregulation
Richard Krauzlis, Ph.D. Eye movements and visual selection
Robert Wurtz, Ph.D.
S. Patricia Becerra, Ph.D. Retinal protein structure and function
Sheldon Miller, Ph.D. Epithelial and retinal physiology and disease
Stanislav I. Tomarev, Ph.D. Retinal ganglion cell biology
T. Michael Redmond, Ph.D. Molecular mechanisms of the retina and the retinal pigment epithelium
Tiansen Li, Ph.D. Retinal cell biology and degeneration
Tudor Badea, M.D., Ph.D. Retinal circuit development and genetics
Wai T. Wong, M.D., Ph.D. Neuron-glia interactions in retinal disease
Wei Li, Ph.D. Retinal neurophysiology
Last updated: June 26, 2019