Joseph B. Ciolino, MD
|Specialty:||Cornea and External Diseases|
243 Charles Street
Cornea and Refractive Surgery Service
Boston, MA 02114
|Office Hours:||Friday mornings|
|College||Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA|
|Medical School||Georgetown University School of Medicine|
|Internship||Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital|
|Residency||Albany Medical College (Ophthalmology)|
|Fellowship||Harvard Medical School, Mass Eye and Ear (Cornea, Refractive Surgery and External Disease)|
|Teaching Affiliation||Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School|
Dr. Ciolino is a clinician scientist whose research is supported by K08 funding from the National Institutes of Health. His interests include translational projects such as keratoprosthesis and ocular drug delivery. He has been working with collaborators at Boston Children's Hospital and Massacusetts Institute of Technology to develop a drug-eluting contact lens, which has been covered by international news services including CNN, Reuters News Service and Scientific American.
Ciolino JB, Dohlman CH. Biologic keratoprosthesis materials. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2009 Winter; 49(1): 1-9.
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Page updated: December 6, 2013