Bela Anand-Apte, MBBS, PhD

Interim Chair
Staff

Location:I3-161
anandab@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9739
Fax: (216) 445-3670
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Edward T. Orel, MBA

Administrator - Ophthalmic Research

Location:-14
orele@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-4135
Fax: (216) 445-3670
 





Bela  Anand-Apte
Bela Anand-Apte
Interim Chair
Staff
anandab@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9739

Research Interests:
Eye; Angiogenesis; Diabetic Retinopathy; Blood Retinal Barrier; Retinal Vascular Leakage; Macular Edema; Macular Degeneration; Sorsbys Fundus Dystrophy; Tissue Inhibitor of Metalloproteinases

John W. Crabb
John W. Crabb
Staff
crabbj@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-0425

Research Interests:
Eye; age-related macular degeneration; glaucoma; uveal melanoma; proteomics

Justis P.  Ehlers
Justis P. Ehlers
Staff
ehlersj@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 636-0183

Research Interests:
coming soon.

Stephanie A. Hagstrom
Stephanie A. Hagstrom
Associate Staff
hagstrs@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-4133

Research Interests:
Eye; genetics; pharmacogenetics; age-related macular degeneration; inherited retinal diseases

Joe G. Hollyfield
Joe G. Hollyfield
Emeritus Professor
hollyfj@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-3252

Research Interests:
Eye; retinal pathology; age-related macular degeneration

Neal S. Peachey
Neal S. Peachey
Staff
peachen@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-1942

Research Interests:
visual electrophysiology; retina; mouse models; retinal disease; retinitis pigmentosa; congenital stationary night blindness; photoreceptor; bipolar cell

Brian D.  Perkins
Brian D. Perkins
Associate Staff
perkinb2@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-9683

Research Interests:
Zebrafish; retina; photoreceptor; cilia; cep290; microRNA;

Sujata  Rao
Sujata Rao
Assistant Staff
raos7@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 636-3156

Research Interests:
Eye; developmental biology; circadian clock; neurovascular development; Thyroid hormone signaling; Cone photoreceptors: vascular remodeling

Jonathan E.  Sears
Jonathan E. Sears
Staff
searsj@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-8157

Research Interests:
coming soon.

Sunil  Srivastava
Sunil Srivastava
Staff
srivass2@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 636-2286

Research Interests:
coming soon.

K. P. Connie Tam
K. P. Connie Tam
Assistant Staff
tamk@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-7936

Research Interests:
Eye; innate immune system; corneal infection and inflammation; tissue homeostasis; wound healing; keratin; antimicrobial peptides; Pseudomonas aeruginosa, HSV-1, Zika

Steven E. Wilson
Steven E. Wilson
Staff
wilsons4@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-5887

Research Interests:
Eye diseases; cornea; wound healing; ocular surface

Alex  Yuan
Alex Yuan
Staff
yuana@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-0079

Research Interests:
Regenerative medicine and stem cell biology; retinal injury response; cell-based therapy; gene and drug delivery