Board of Directors

Grant A. Justin, MD

Grant A. Justin, MD

President

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Bethesda, MD, USA
Boonkit Purt, MD

Boonkit Purt, MD

Vice President

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Bethesda, MD, USA
Ankoor S. Shah, MD, PhD

Ankoor S. Shah, MD, PhD

Treasurer

Boston Children’s Hospital
Massachusetts Eye and Ear (MEE)
Boston, MA, USA
Amy Coburn, MD

Amy Coburn, MD

Secretary 

Houston Methodist Eye Associates
Houston, TX, USA
James Auran, MD

James Auran, MD

Executive Vice President

Columbia University
New York City, NY, USA
Fasika Woreta, MD, MPH

Fasika Woreta, MD, MPH

Immediate Past President

Wilmer Eye Institute
Baltimore, MD, USA
Jules Winokur, MD

Jules Winokur, MD

Education Chair

Northwell Health
Greatneck, NY, USA
Jennifer Yu, MD

Jennifer Yu, MD

Policy Chair

UW Medicine
Seattle, WA, USA
Marisa Tieger, MD

Marisa Tieger, MD

Membership Chair

Massachusetts Eye and Ear (MEE)
Boston, MA, USA

Grayson Armstrong, MD, MPH

Industry Relations

Massachusetts Eye and Ear
Boston, MA, USA
Christopher Rapuano, MD

Christopher Rapuano, MD

Director At-Large

Wills Eye Hospital
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Zeba Syed, MD

Zeba Syed, MD

Research Chair

Wills Eye Hospital
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Brittany (Bree) Powell, MD

Brittany (Bree) Powell, MD

Society of Military Ophthalmology Representative

Naval Medical Center
San Diego, CA, USA
Ravi Pandit, MD, MPH

Ravi Pandit, MD, MPH

National Disaster Chair

Red Reflex Retina
Fargo, ND, USA
Max Scoville, MD

Max Scoville, MD

IT Chair

Ohio State University
Columbus, OH, USA
Annette Hoskin, PhD

Annette Hoskin, PhD

Adjunct Member Representative

Save Sight Insitute, University of Sydney
Lions Eye Insitute, University of Western Australia
Perth, Australia

 

 

Andres M. Rousselot, MD

Andres M. Rousselot, MD

International Member Representative

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Kristen Hawthorne, MD

Kristen Hawthorne, MD

Member at Large

Howerton Eye Center
Austin, TX, USA
Jennifer Hu, MD

Jennifer Hu, MD

Resident Member Representative

Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
Boston, MA, USA
Melissa Yuan, MD

Melissa Yuan, MD

Resident Member Representative

Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA
Sitara Hirji

Sitara Hirji

Resident Member Representative

Columbia University
New York, NY, USA
Gabriella Schmuter, MD

Gabriella Schmuter, MD

Resident Member Representative

Weill Cornell Medicine
New York City, NY, USA
Jonah Blumenthal

Jonah Blumenthal

Student Member Representative

Harvard Medica School
Boston, MA, USA
Sruti Rachapudi

Sruti Rachapudi

Student Member Representative

MS4 at University of Texas Medical Branch; Incoming PGY1 at Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
Columbia, MD, USA
Jared Tuttle

Jared Tuttle

Student Member Representative

Long School of Medicine University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, TX, USA

2024 ASOT Committees

Finance Committee

Ankoor S. Shah, MD, PhD (Chair)
James D. Auran, MD
Grant A. Justin, MD
Boonkit Purt, MD

Policy/National Disaster Committee

Jennifer Yu, MD (Chair)
Ravi Pandit, MD, MPH (Chair)
Brittany (Bree) Powell, MD
Amy Coburn, MD
James D. Auran, MD
Jonah Blumenthal

Education Committee

Jules Winokur, MD, MBA (Chair)
Max Scoville, MD
Marisa Tieger MD
Zeba Syed, MD
Boonkit Purt, MD
Jared Tuttle
Sruti Rachapudi
Jonah Blumenthal
Gabriella Schmuter
Sitara Hirji
Jennifer Hu, MD
Andrés Rousselot, MD
Allison E. Rizzuti, MD

Membership Committee

Marisa Tieger MD (Chair)
Melissa Yuan 

Research Committee

Zeba Syed, MD
Annette Hoskin, PhD
Melissa Yuan
Ankoor, Shah, MD, PhD
Sitara Hirji
Andrés Rousselot, MD

Annual Meeting Committee

Amy Coburn, MD (Chair)
Grayson Armstrong, MD, MPH
Ankoor S. Shah, MD, PhD
Sruti Rachapudi
Max Scoville, MD
Fasika Woreta, MD
Boonkit Purt, MD
Grant Justin, MD

Ocular Trauma Committee

Robb Mazzoli, MD (Chair)
Alan Wagner
Nadja Torres
Eric Crowell
Dale Fajardo
K. Hawthorne
Boonkit Purt, MD
George Williams, MD
J. Peters
George Bartley, MD
S. Mcleod
Stuart Seiff
M Mazow

Ocular Trauma Continued

J. Kerby, MD
N.M. Garcia, MD
A. Nathens, MD
Warren Dorlac
Tamara Fountain, MD
Ron Pelton, MD
Christoper J. Rapuano, MD
M. Neal, MD
Fasika Woreta, MD
Grant A. Justin, MD
Allison Rizzuti, MD
Ankoor Shah, MD, PhD
James D. Auran, MD
Marisa Tieger, MD
Steven Feldon, MD
Zeba Syed, MD

Executive Office Staff

Monae Redmon

Monae Redmon

Executive Director

Dana Sobania

Dana Sobania

Meetings & Membership Manager

Past Board of Directors Members

2022 – 2023

President: Fasika Woreta, MD, MPH 
Vice President: Grant A. Justin, MD 
Secretary: Allison E. Rizzuti, MD 
Treasurer: Ankoor S. Shah, MD, PhD 
Executive Vice Presdient: James D. Auran, MD 
Education Chair: Marcus Colyer, MD 
Policy Chair: Robert A. Mazzoli, MD, FACS 
IT Chair: Boonkit Purt, MD 
Membership Chair: Marisa Tieger MD 
Industry Relations: Grayson Armstrong, MD, MPH 
Program Chair: Danielle Trief, MD 
Natural Disaster Chair: Amy Coburn, MD 
Research Chair: Zeba Syed, MD 
Society of Military Ophthalmology Representative: Lucas L. Groves, MD
Director-at-Large: Christoper J. Rapuano, MD 
Director-at-Large: Gary Legault, MD
International Member Representative: Andres M. Rousselot, MD
Adjunct Member Representative: Annette Hoskins, PhD 
Resident Member Representative: Saghar Bagheri, MD, PhD 
Medical Student Representative: Rachel Israilevich 

2020 – 2021

President: James Auran, MD
Vice President: Fasika Woreta, MD, MPH
Secretary: Grant Justin, MD
Past President: Ferenc Kuhn, MD, PhD
Education Chair: Marcus Colyer, MD
National Disaster Chair: Amy Coburn, MD
Policy Chair: Robert A. Mazzoli, MD
Treasurer: Ankoor S. Shah, MD, PhD
SMO Representative: Gary Legault, MD
At-Large Representative: Yoshihiro Yonekawa, MD
At-Large Representative: Brett Davies, MD
At-Large Representative: Allison E Rizzuti, MD
At-Large Representative: Bartlett Hayes, MD
Resident Representative: Boonkit Purt, MD
Resident Representative: Cherie Fathy, MD
International Member Representative: Andres M. Rousselot, MD
Adjunct Member Representative: Annette Hoskins, PhD

2021 – 2022

President: Fasika Woreta, MD, MPH
Vice President: Grant A. Justin, MD
Secretary: Allison E. Rizzuti, MD
Treasurer: Ankoor S. Shah, MD, PhD
Past President: James D. Auran, MD
Education Chair: Marcus Colyer, MD
Policy Chair: Robert A. Mazzoli, MD, FACS
IT Chair: Boonkit Purt, MD
Membership Chair: Marisa Tieger MD
Industry Relations: Cherie Fathy, MD
Program Chair: Danielle Trief, MD
Natural Disaster Chair: Amy Coburn, MD
Research Chair: Zeba Syed, MD
Society of Military Ophthalmology Representative: Lucas L. Groves, MD
Director-At-Large: Christoper J. Rapuano, MD
Director-At-Large: Gary Legault, MD
International Member Representative: Andres M. Rousselot, MD
Adjunct member Representative: Annette Hoskins, PhD
Resident Member Representative: Saghar Bagheri, MD, PhD
Student Member Representative: Rachel Israilevich