The Power List 2021 – Power List
Staff Physician, Miami VA; Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Florida, USA
Why is it important to celebrate women in ophthalmology with the 2021 Power List?
Women contribute significantly to research, education, and patient care in ophthalmology and it is wonderful that these contributions are being recognized.
What can be done to make the field more diverse?
Recognize the various contributions from diverse members of the community. Different members contribute to different aspects of ophthalmology – education, community outreach, research, patient care – and these are all important.
What is your proudest professional achievement?
Taking my research findings and using the knowledge to better treat my patients.
Outside of work, what makes you happy?
Hiking and hanging out with my children when I can convince them to come with me!