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Oliver D. Schein

ScheinOliverOLIVER D. SCHEIN, MD, MPH, is the Burton E. Grossman Professor of Ophthalmology for the International Prevention of Blindness at the Wilmer Eye Institute and carries a joint appointment in the Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health. Dr. Schein’s clinical expertise is in medical and surgical conditions of the anterior segment of the eye, including cataract and complications of cataract surgery, corneal scarring, and corneal surgery. He is a past author of the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s “Preferred Practice Pattern” on Cataract. His research activities are directed toward the epidemiology of major ocular diseases, ophthalmic technology assessment, and outcomes research in ophthalmology.

Dr. Schein received his MD and MPH degrees from Johns Hopkins University and completed his ophthalmology residency and cornea and external eye disease fellowship at Harvard University’s Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. He joined the Wilmer faculty in 1988.