This expert earned his BS in Chemistry from Yale University, his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and his MD from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He then went on to complete an internship through the University of Maryland, a Residency with Wilmer Eye Institute, and a prestigious Fellowship with Emory School of Medicine. He is active in his field as a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, as well as a member of several professional organizations like the Society for Neuroscience, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, and the American Society of Retina Specialists. He is the recipient of the Mitchell Prize and the James T. Handa Research Award through the Wilmer Eye Institute, the Hans Joaquim Prochaska Research Prize through Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and the Howard Douglas Moore Chemistry Prize through Yale University. He regularly contributes to research in his field with over 15 publications. Formerly, he was the Associate Director of Ocular Trauma, the Director of General Eye Service, the Assistant Chief of Service, and the Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology through the Wilmer Eye Institute. He is currently an Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.