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Executive Committee and Staff


Administrative Director, CPA
Cooney & Conway

Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
Loyola University of Chicago

Vice President of Clinical Services
Chicago Lighthouse

Managing Director and Co-Head, High Net Worth Sales
CIBC Private Wealth Management

Professor and Associate Chair for Research
Rush University

Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness

Directors


Managing Partner/President
Arbor Centers for EyeCare

Division Head of Ophthalmology
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Professor and Head of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Illinois at Chicago 

Attending
Stroger Hospital

Interim Chair
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, University of Chicago

Senior Director
The College Board

Primary Optometrist
All About Eyes Champaign, IL

Senior Financial Analyst (retired)
Aon Corporation

Associate Dean for Research
Illinois College of Optometry

Partner
Illinois Retina Associates

Dean, College of Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago

Co-President
Rosin Eyecare and Comprehensive Eyecare Physicians, P.C.

University Eye Specialists
Northwestern University

Research Health Scientist
Department of Ophthalmology Edward Hines VA Hospital

Dean
The Chicago College of Optometry Midwestern University

Associate Professor
Illinois College of Optometry

Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Retina Service University of Illinois at Chicago

Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
Northwestern University School of Medicine

Emeritus Directors


Chair
Department of Ophthalmology, NYU Langone Health

Senior Director, Verily Life Sciences
Google

Associated Ophthalmologists

Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
Rush University Medical Center

Partner
Panton Eye Center

Chair, Division of Ophthalmology
Stroger Hospital

Spring Newsletter

2021 Spring Newsletter from ISPB and Prevent Blindness IL April is Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month Prevent Blindness Illinois and the ISPB are building awareness of women’s eye health and safety this month...

My Retina Tracker Genetic Testing Program

Do you have a clinical diagnosis of inherited retinal degeneration (IRD) and live in the United States and/or the US territories? The Foundation Fighting Blindness, in partnership with Blueprint...

New Resources for Reducing Eye Strain from Screens

In response to increased virtual and screen-based activities during the coronavirus pandemic, ISPB and Prevent Blindness Illinois have launched a new awareness campaign, Take a Screen Time Out. All...

ISPB and PB IL Declare June as Cataract Awareness Month

Cataract is the leading cause of vision loss in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). And, cataract is the leading cause of...

President
Mary Elizabeth White

Administrative Director, CPA

Cooney & Conway

Vice President
Charles S. Bouchard, M.D.

Chair, Department of Ophthalmology

Loyola University of Chicago

Vice President
Kara E. Crumbliss, O.D.

Vice President of Clinical Services

Chicago Lighthouse

Secretary/Treasurer
Thomas S. Bridges

Managing Director and Co-Head, High Net Worth Sales

CIBC Private Wealth Management

Research Grant Committee Chair
Mathew MacCumber, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Chair for Research

Rush University

Executive Director
Elyse Fineman, MPH, MHA

Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness

Education and Communications Manager
Katherine Mueller, MPH

Prevent Blindness Illinois/ISPB

Chris Albanis, M.D.

Managing Partner/President

Arbor Centers for EyeCare

Brenda Bohnsack, M.D., Ph.D.

Division Head of Ophthalmology

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

R.V. Paul Chan, M.D.

Professor and Head of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

University of Illinois at Chicago 

Michael Giovingo, M.D.

Attending

Stroger Hospital

Seenu M. Hariprasad, M.D.

Interim Chair

Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, University of Chicago

Maureen LaRaviere, M.Ed.

Senior Director

The College Board

Jeffrey Lewis, O.D.

Primary Optometrist

All About Eyes Champaign, IL

Janice Morris

Senior Financial Analyst (retired)

Aon Corporation

Yi Pang, M.D., O.D., Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Research

Illinois College of Optometry

John S. Pollack, M.D.

Partner

Illinois Retina Associates

Mark Rosenblatt, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.

Dean, College of Medicine

University of Illinois at Chicago

Jonathan Rosin, M.D.

Co-President

Rosin Eyecare and Comprehensive Eyecare Physicians, P.C.

Jon Ruderman, M.D.

University Eye Specialists

Northwestern University

Evan B. Stubbs, Jr., Ph.D.

Research Health Scientist

Department of Ophthalmology
Edward Hines VA Hospital

Melissa Suckow, O.D.

Dean

The Chicago College of Optometry
Midwestern University

Bruce Teitelbaum, O.D.

Associate Professor

Illinois College of Optometry

Lawrence J. Ulanski, Jr., M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Retina Service

University of Illinois at Chicago

Nicholas Volpe, M.D.

Chair, Department of Ophthalmology

Northwestern University School of Medicine

Kathryn Colby, M.D., Ph.D.

Chair

Department of Ophthalmology, NYU Langone Health

Dimitri Azar, M.D.

Senior Director, Verily Life Sciences

Google

Philip B. Dray, M.D.

David Morimoto, M.D.

Associated Ophthalmologists

Kirk Packo, M.D.

Chair, Department of Ophthalmology

Rush University Medical Center

Peter Panton, M.D.

Partner

Panton Eye Center

Thomas Patrianakos, D.O.

Chair, Division of Ophthalmology

Stroger Hospital