Leadership


DEPARTMENT CHAIR

Terri L. Young, MD, MBA, FARVO

Chair, Peter A. Duehr Professor of Ophthalmology, Pediatrics and Medical Genetics


VICE CHAIRS

Curtis R. Brandt, PhD

UW Medical Foundation Professor; Vice Chair of Research

Daniel W. Knoch, MD

Professor, Vice Chair of Education and Faculty Development, Director of Medical Student Education

Kimberly E. Stepien, MD

Professor, Co-Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs, John W. and Helen Doolittle Professor

Andrew T. Thliveris, MD, PhD

Professor, Vice Chair of Resident Education, Veterans Affairs Hospital Service Chief

Amy L. Walker, OD, MBA, FAAO

Clinical Adjunct Assistant Professor, Co-Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs


SERVICE CHIEFS

Yanjun (Judy) Chen, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Neuro-ophthalmology Service Chief

Karina A. Conlin, OD, FAAO

Clinical Adjunct Assistant Professor, Optometry Service Chief

Justin L. Gottlieb, MD

Professor, Retina Service Chief

Yao Liu, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Director of Teleophthalmology, Glaucoma Service Chief, Glaucoma Fellowship Director

Mark J. Lucarelli, MD, FACS

Richard K. Dortzbach Professor of Ophthalmic Facial Plastic Surgery, Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery Service Chief, UW Health University Station Eye Clinic Medical Director

Alexander R. Miranda, MD

Assistant Professor, Director of Informatics

Sarah M. Nehls, MD

Professor, Cornea and Anterior Segment Service Chief

Heather Potter, MD

Professor, Ophthalmic Pathology Service Chief

Andrew T. Thliveris, MD, PhD

Professor, Vice Chair of Resident Education, Veterans Affairs Hospital Service Chief


DIRECTORSHIPS

Barbara A. Blodi, MD

Matthew D. Davis Professor, Wisconsin Reading Center Medical Director

Amitha Domalpally, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Wisconsin Reading Center Research Director

Gregg A. Heatley, MD, MMM

Professor, Director of Quality and Improvement

Daniel W. Knoch, MD

Professor, Vice Chair of Education and Faculty Development, Director of Medical Student Education

Mark J. Lucarelli, MD, FACS

Richard K. Dortzbach Professor of Ophthalmic Facial Plastic Surgery, Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery Service Chief, UW Health University Station Eye Clinic Medical Director

Alexander R. Miranda, MD

Assistant Professor, Director of Informatics

Mihai Mititelu, MD, MPH

Associate Professor, Clinical Eye Research Unit Medical Director

Anna C. Momont, MD

Assistant Professor, Associate Residency Director


SENIOR DEPARTMENT LEADERSHIP

Linda Callow, CPA, MBA

Chief Administrative Officer

lrcallow@wisc.edu

(608) 262-8070

Christopher J. Geier

Director of Information Technology

cjgeier@wisc.edu

(608) 263-6641

Chris Hodges

Director of Operations, Wisconsin Reading Center

chodges3@wisc.edu

Cheryl Nagel, LPN

Ophthalmology Clinic Manager, UW Health Clinics

cnagel@uwhealth.org

Lisa Nelson, CPC

Coding Coordinator

lnelson5@uwhealth.org

(608) 720-3231

Jennie R. Perry-Raymond

Clinical Eye Research Unit Administrator

jrperry@wisc.edu

(608) 265-4659

Amy Pikalek, MA

Communications & Marketing Manager

ajpikalek@wisc.edu

Tetyana Schneider, PhD

Graduate Medical Education (GME) Program Administrator

tetyana.schneider@wisc.edu

(608) 262-5066

Christina Thomas-Virnig, PhD

Director of DOVS Translational Research

clthoma1@wisc.edu

(608) 265-3483

Paul Zellmer, MHA

Director of UW Health Ambulatory Operations