Deborah Alcorn, MD, is the Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics at the Stanford University Medical Center. She is also a practicing board-certified ophthalmologist at the Pediatric Ophthalmology Clinic in Palo Alto, CA.
She has been published in several peer-reviewed journals for her research work in the field of pediatric ophthalmology. Additionally, Dr. Alcorn has current research interests in gene linkage (tuberous sclerosis), strabismus and molteno implants, and congenital stationary night blindness.
Dr. Alcorn received her MD at the University of Iowa and completed her internship at St. Mary’s Medical Center in California, her residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin, and fellowships at Indiana University Hospitals and Johns Hopkins University in Maryland.
Robert W. Arnold, MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus, and has practiced at Ophthalmic Associates in Anchorage, AK, since 1989.
His research interests include amblyopia, strabismus surgery, anesthesia safety, CR, ROP, and ophthalmic instruments. Robert Arnold is also Chief Concept Designer for Glacier Medical Software, which has produced “ROP-Check” software to monitor premature infant retinal disease. Additionally, Dr. Arnold coordinates the Alaska Blind Child Discovery Project and has served as Chair of the Vision Screening Committee for the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus and is on the editorial board of two journals.
Dr. Arnold earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, his MD from Yale, and completed his ophthalmology residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.
Sean Donahue, MD, PhD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in eye development, retinopathy of prematurity, and strabismus. He practices at the Vanderbilt Eye Institute in Nashville, TN, where he also serves as the Coleman Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs and the Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology Service.
Dr. Donahue received both his MD and PhD at Emory University in Atlanta, GA, and then completed fellowships at the University of Iowa Healthcare, his residency at the Eye and Ear Institute at the University of Pittsburgh, and his internship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Dr. Gallin is Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology at the Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute at New York Presbyterian-Columbia. She is also a Clinical Professor in Pediatrics at the Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York, NY Presbyterian. Dr. Gallin graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with undergraduate degrees in Biology (A.B) and Applied Math and Computer Science (B.S.) from their school of Engineering. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with membership in Phi Beta Kappa and Tau Beta Pi (Engineers Phi Beta Kappa). She graduated in the top 10% of her Washington University School of Medicine Class.
Besides authoring many textbooks, Dr. Gallin is a strong patient advocate and has appeared on the Dr. Oz Show, the Today Show, Good Morning America, The CBS Early Show, Fox, Fox Business and CNN and CNN International. As well, she has written 5 cover stories for The Readers Digest and participated in Hilary Clinton’s White House Health Care Task Force.
Dr. Greene is a graduate of Princeton University and the University of California at San Francisco. Upon completion of his pediatric residency program at Children’s Hospital Medical Center of Northern California he served as Chief Resident. He entered primary care pediatrics in January 1993. In 1995, he launched DrGreene.com, cited by the AMA as “the pioneer physician Web site” on the Internet. His award-winning site has received over 90 million Unique Users from parents, concerned family members, students, and healthcare professionals.
Dr. Lingua graduated from St. Francis College in New York in 1971 and received his medical degree from the University of Southern California in 1975. He completed his Ophthalmology training at the College of Medicine in New Jersey and received his Board Certification in Ophthalmology in 1981, holding continuous academic appointments since. He is currently a clinical professor of Ophthalmology at the University of California Irvine Gavin Herbert Eye Institute. Dr. Lingua has authored numerous scientific papers, received many honors and is currently a Board member for the Journal for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.
Suzanne McNulty, MD, is a practicing board-certified pediatrician and co-founder of Mia Bella Pediatrics in Mission Viejo, CA. She helped found this practice in 2006 with fellow GoCheck Kids advisory board member Jennifer Stahl, MD. Within the field of pediatrics she has special interests in pediatric vision, sleep habits, colic, safety, and sports medicine.
Dr. McNulty received her MD from the Creighton University School of Medicine and completed her residency in pediatrics at the University of California Irvine Medical Center.
David Silbert, MD, FAAP, is a board-certified ophthalmologist and President of the Family Eye Group in Lancaster, PA. He also serves as the Medical Director of KinderSee, a local school-based eye care program, and is an active member of both the Vision Screening and Corporate Relations Committees for the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.
Dr. Silbert’s research interests include pediatric vision screening and photoscreening, and he has been published extensively in peer-reviewed journals for his studies in both of these areas.
His undergraduate degree was completed at Wesleyan University and he received his MD from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Silbert completed his internship at Washington Hospital Center and his residency in ophthalmology at Georgetown University Hospital, and then fellowships at Wills Eye Hospital, Holy Redeemer Hospital, and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia.
Jennifer Stahl, MD, is a board-certified pediatrician and practices at Mia Bella Pediatrics in Mission Viejo, CA, a practice she co-founded with fellow GoCheck Kids advisory board member Suzanne McNulty, MD. Her special interests within the field of pediatrics include early childhood development and preventive care, with an emphasis on pediatric vision.
Dr. Stahl received her MD from the University of Southern California School of Medicine and completed her residency in pediatrics at the University of California Irvine Medical Center.