Magdalena G. Krzystolik, M.D.

Research Summary

Center/Research Area Affiliations

Research Summary

Dr. Krzystolik's research focuses on antiangiogenic treatments for retinal diseases and integrating retinal surgery into the ophthalmic graduate medical education curriculum.

Selected Publications

For a full publication list, please see her CV.

Li E, Greenberg PB, Voruganti I, Krzystolik MG. Cost and Selection of Ophthalmic Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Agents. R I Med J (2013). 2016 May 2;99(5):15-7.

Solomon SD, Lindsley KB, Krzystolik MG, Vedula SS, Hawkins BS. Intravitreal Bevacizumab Versus Ranibizumab for Treatment of Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Findings from a Cochrane Systematic Review. Ophthalmology. 2016 Jan;123(1):70-77.e1.

Callahan AB, Skondra D, Krzystolik M, Yonekawa Y, Eliott D. Wyburn-Mason Syndrome Associated With Cutaneous Reactive Angiomatosis and Central Retinal Vein Occlusion. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2015 Jul-Aug;46(7):760-2.

Aref AA, Scott IU, Oden NL, Ip MS, Blodi BA, VanVeldhuisen PC; SCORE Study Investigator Group. Incidence, Risk Factors, and Timing of Elevated Intraocular Pressure After Intravitreal Triamcinolone Acetonide Injection for Macular Edema Secondary to Retinal Vein Occlusion: SCORE Study Report 15. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015 Sep;133(9):1022-9.

Li E, Greenberg PB, Krzystolik MG. Nurse-administered intravitreal injections: a systematic review. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2015 Sep;253(9):1619-21.

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Biosketch

Education

1993: MD, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago

Postgraduate Training

1993-1994
Internal Medicine Resident, University of Chicago

1994-1997
Ophthalmology Resident, Harvard Medical School

1996
Visiting Resident Surgeon, Aravind Eye Hospital

2013-2014
Vitreoretinal Fellow, Mass. Eye and Ear

Academic Appointments

1997-2000: Clinical Instructor in Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear

2001-2013: Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University

2011: Visiting Lecturer, Melenik II Eye Hospital, Retina Clinica, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

2013-2014: Clinical Associate pRofessor of Ophthalmology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University

2014-present: Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University

2014-2016: Member of the Faculty of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School

2016-present: Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School

Professional Memberships

1998-present: American Academy of Ophthalmology, Member

2002-present: Rhode Island Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, Treasurer (2011-2013); Vice President (2013-2016); President (2016-2018)

2003-present: New England Ophthalmological Society, Nominating Committee (2006-2012); Public Health and Education Committee (2007-2017); Program Committee (2018-present)

2003-present: American Society of Retina Specialists, Member

2005-present: Rhode Island Medical Women's Association, Member

2006-present: Rhode Island Medical Society, Member

2006-present: Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, Member

Honors

1993: American Women Medical Association for Scholastic Achievement

1998-1999: Heed Foundation Fellowship

2000: Travel Award of the Retina Society

2013: Teaching Excellence Award, Alpert Medical School of Brown University/Department of Ophthalmology