Michael R. Redmond, MD, 1943-2011
Dr. Redmond served on the Academy's Board of Trustees from 1993 to 1999 as chairman and vice-chairman of the Council and then Trustee-at-Large. The other Academy positions Dr. Redmond held include representative to the AMA's House of Delegates, chairman of the Academy's EyeCare America-Children's Project and chairman of the Long-Range Planning Committee and member of the Ad Hoc Committee for Primary Eye Care and Committee for State Governmental Affairs.
Dr. Redmond received his medical degree from St. Louis University in 1968 and completed his residency there in 1974. He completed a pediatric ophthalmology fellowship at the University of Iowa in 1975.
Dr. Redmond received the Academy's Outstanding Advocate Award in 2011.