1988: B.S., with Departmental Honors, Biological Sciences, Stanford University
1992: M.D., University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine
1997: M.P.H., International Health, Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health
1999: M.H.S., Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health
2001: Ph.D., Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health
1992-1993: Intern, Transitional Residency Program, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA.
1993-1996: Resident, Ophthalmology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA.
1996-1997: Fellow, Preventive Ophthalmology, Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, The Wilmer Eye Institute, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.
1997-1998: Fellow, Clinical Trials, Center for Clinical Trials, Department of Epidemiology, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.
1997-1998: Fellow, Uveitis and Clinical Immunology, Ocular Immunology Service, Wilmer Eye Institute, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.
1991-present: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
1993-present: American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow
1996-present: University of Washington Ophthalmology Alumni Association
1997-present: The Johns Hopkins Medical and Surgical Association
1997-present: Society for Clinical Trials
1998-present: Wilmer Resident Alumni Association
1998-present: American Uveitis Society, Member, past member of Executive Committee
2005-present: International Uveitis Study Group
1984: Bank of America Achievement Award
1984: Pacific Gas and Electric College Scholarship Award
1988: Graduation with Departmental Honors, Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University
1993: Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners
1997: Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology (renewed in 2007)
1998: Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
1998: Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Award, National Eye Institute
2007: Research to Prevent Blindness, James S. Adams Special Scholar Award
2007: European Uveitis Patient Interest Association: 1st Prize, Best 2006 Paper in Clinical Uveitis
2008: Top five most cited papers published by Ophthalmic Epidemiology during 2008.
2009: America's Top Ophthalmologists, Consumers' Research Council of America
2009: European Uveitis Patient Interest Association: 1st Prize, Best 2008 Paper in Clinical Uveitis
2009: Fellow, American College of Epidemiology
2010: European Uveitis Patient Interest Association: 2nd Prize, Best 2009 Paper in Clinical Uveitis
2011: American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award
2009-2013: Inclusion of 2-4 first or senior author papers within the top 10 uveitis papers published each of these years recommended by the American Academy of Ophthalmology (Uveitis Resident Reading List), up to the current year.