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2013 Achievement Award Recipients

Individuals earning 10 points and approved by the Awards Committee and the Board of Trustees receive the Achievement Award. The Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2013 Achievement Award for their contributions made to the Academy, its scientific and educational programs and to ophthalmology.

Emad Bishara Abboud, MD     Rihadh, Saudi Arabia
Shishir Agrawal, MS, DNB, FRCS     Meerut, India
Ibrahim A. Aljadaan, MD     Riyadh, Saudia Arabia
Richard C. Allen, MD PhD     Iowa City, Iowa
Rando Allikmets, PhD     New York, N.Y.
Noel A. Alpins, MD FACS     Cheltenham, Austalia
Timothy J. Archer, MS     London, United Kingdom
Brandon Ayres, MD     Bala Cynwyd, Pa.
Michael R. Banitt, MD     Miami Beach, Fla.
Rafael I. Barraquer Compte, MD     Barcelona, Spain
David A. Belyea, MD, MBA, FACS     Washington, D.C.
John P. Berdahl, MD     Souix Falls, S.D.
Rahul Bhola, MD     Louisville, Ky.
Preston H. Blomquist, MD     Dallas, Texas
Manal Bouhaimed, MBChB, PhD     Safat, Kuwait
Bert Bowden, MD     Huntsville, Ala.
Angela N. Buffenn, MD, MPH     Los Angeles, Calif.
David G. Charteris, MD, MBChB     London, United Kingdom
Kelvin Kam Lung Chong, MD     Hong Kong
Vikas Chopra, MD     Santa Monica, Calif.
Amy Grossman Coburn, MD     Houston, Texas
Cecilia Contreras, MD     Lima, Peru
James E. Croley III, MD     Cape Coral, Fla.
John J. Dagianis, MD     Nashua, N.H.
Paulo Elias C. Dantas, MD     Sao Paulo, Brazil
Mary P. DeFrank, MD     Hillsboro, Ore.
Dimitri D. Dementiev, MD     Milan, Italy
Vincent A. Deramo, MD     Great Neck, N.Y.
Manuel  Diaz Llopis, MD, PhD     Valencia, Spain
Peter J. Dolman, MD     Vancouver, Canada
Angela M. Dolmetsch, MD     Orlando, Fla.
Raymond S. Douglas, MD, PhD     Ann Arbor, Mich.
Jason S. Ehrlich, MD     Austin, Texas
Tracy L. Emond, MS, COE     Birmingham, Ala.
Marjan Farid, MD     Irvine, Calif
Antonio Ferreras, MD, PhD     Zaragoza, Spain
Rajesh Fogla, MD, FRCS     Hyderabad, India
Joseph L. Fontenot, MD     Daphne, Ala.
James F. Freeman, MD     Memphis, Tenn.
Steve M. Friedlander, MD, FACS     Reno, Nev.
Traci Fritz, COE, OCS     Saint Clair Shores, Mich.
Ronald C. Gentile, MD     Manhasset, N.Y.
Carl G. Glittenberg, MD     Vienna, Austria
Todd Alan Goodglick, MD     Chevy Chase, Md.
Raj K. Goyal, MD, MPH, FACS     Burr Ridge, Ill.
Cynthia L. Grosskreutz, MD, PhD     Cambridge, Mass.
Francisco J. Gutierrez-Carmona, MD, PhD     Madrid, Spain
Nabil E. Habib, FRCOphth     Plymouth, England
Samer Hamada MD, FRCOphth     Birmingham, England
Masanori Hangai, MD     Kyoto, Japan
Christos Haritoglou, MD     Munich, Germany
Kurt F. Heitman, MD     Greenville, S.C.
Akito Hirakata, MD     Tokyo, Japan
Erich P. Horn, MD     Oakland, Calif.
Eliza N. Hoskins, MD     Orinda, Calif.
Donna W. Howell, JD     Atlanta, Ga.
Maria T. Iradier, MD, PhD     Madrid, Spain
Anthony J. Johnson, MD     San Antonio, Texas
Richard H. Johnston, MD     Edina, Minn.
Albert S. Jun, MD, PhD     Lutherville, Md.
Alon Kahana, MD, PhD     Ann Arbor, Mich.
James A. Katz, MD     Deerfield Ill.
Ramesh Kekunnaya, MD, FRCS     Hyderabad, India
Tae-Woo Kim, MD, PHD     Seongnam, Korea
John W. Kitchens, MD     Lexington, Ky.
Sylvia R. Kodsi, MD     New York, N.Y.
William Howard Koon, II     Cols Grove, Ohio
Rohit Krishna, MD     Overland Park, Kan.
Wico W. Lai, MD, FACS     Midlevels, Hong Kong
Wai-Ching Lam, MD     Toronto, Canada
Michele Lanza, MD     Naples, Italy
Andreas K. Lauer, MD     Portland, Ore.
Dongho Lee, MD, PhD     Seoul, Korea
Hui Bae Harold Lee, MD     Indianapolis, Ind.
Richard K. Lee, MD     Miami, Fla.
Flora Lum, MD     San Francisco, Calif.
David A. L. Maberley, MD     Vancouver, Canada
Susan M. MacDonald, MD     Concord, Mass.
Francois Malecaze, MD     Toulouse Cedex, France
Maria Martinez-Castellanos, MD     Mexico City, Mexico
Eduardo P. Mayorga, MD     Buenos Aires, Argentina
Tara A. McCannel, MD     Los Angeles, Calif.
Charles McGhee, PhD, FRCOphth      Auckland, New Zealand
Siamak Moradian, MD     Tehran, Iran
Andrew A. Moshfeghi, MD, MBA     Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
Joaquim N. Murta, MD PhD     Coimbra, Portugal
Alejandro Navas, MD     Mexico City, Mexico
Herbert J. Nevyas, MD     Bala Cynwyd, Pa.
Anita Nevyas-Wallace, MD     Bala Cynwyd, Pa.
Donald R. Nixon, MD     Orilla, Canada
Anil D. Patel, MD     Oklahoma City, Okla.
Susan M. Pepin, MD     Hanover, N.H.
Juan J. Perez-Santonja, MD     Alicante, Spain
Norbert Pfeiffer, MD     Mainz, Germany
Jagat Ram, MBBS, MS     Chandigarh, India
Pradeep Y. Ramulu, MD PhD     Clarksville, Md.
Sherman W. Reeves, MD, MPH     Plymouth, Minn.
Gill Roper-Hall, DBOT, CO     St. Louis, Mo.
Vincenzo Sarnicola, MD     Grosseto, Italy
Denise Satterfield, MD     Sacramento, Calif.
Adam J. Scheiner, MD     Tampa, Fla.
Michael J. Shapiro, MD     Des Plaines, Ill.
Allison Weber Shuren, MSN, JD     Washington, D.C.
Kimberly C. Sippel, MD     New York, N.Y.
Lucia Sobrin, MD MPH     Boston, Mass.
Wayne A. Solley, MD     Westlake, Texas
Barrie D. Soloway, MD     Long Beach, N.Y.
Robert C. Spurny, MD     Mesa, Ariz.
Giovanni Staurenghi, MD     Milan, Italy
Joshua D. Stein, MD, MS     Ann Arbor, Mich.
Sandra Stinnett, DrPH     Durham, N.C.
Aleksandar Stojanovic, MD     Tromso, Norway
Thomas I. Strinden, MD     Fargo, N.D.
Rishi Swarup, MBBS, FRCS     Hyderabad, India
Dorota Tarnawska, MD     Katowice, Poland
Roxana Ursea, MD     Tucson, Ariz.
Canan A. Utine, MD, FEBO, FICO     Istanbul, Turkey
Jorge E. Valdez-Garcia, MD   San Pedro, Mexico
Andrew J. Velazquez, MD   Birmingham, Ala.
George O. Waring IV, MD   Charleston, S.C.
Duane A. Wiggins, MD   Farmington, N.M.
Edward J. Wladis, MD   Glenmont, N.Y.
S Chien Wong, MBBS FRCS   London, United Kingdom
May-Yung Yen, MD   Taipei, Taiwan
Norihiko Yokoi, MD PhD   Kyoto, Japan
Young Hee Yoon, MD   Seoul, Korea
Nagahisa Yoshimura, MD, PhD   Kyoto, Japan
Renzo A. Zaldivar, MD   Durham, N.C.
Kang Zhang, MD, PhD   La Jolla, Calif.