The Retina and Systemic Disease (Ongoing)

Posted On 2022-08-23 11:25:19

The series on “The Retina and Systemic Disease” is edited by Dr. Kareem Moussa from University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA.

Kareem Moussa, MD
Department of Ophthalmology & Vision Science, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA

Kareem Moussa, MD is Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at University of California, Davis. He received his medical degree from the Duke University School of Medicine and completed residency training in Ophthalmology at University of California, San Francisco. He subsequently completed a fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at Massachusetts Eye and Ear at Harvard Medical School, and a fellowship in uveitis at the F.I. Proctor Foundation at University of California, San Francisco. He is currently a vitreoretinal surgeon at University of California, Davis Eye Center. His interests include imaging, surgical instrumentation, molecular diagnostics, and treatment outcomes. He is a committed educator and is the recipient of multiple departmental and institutional awards.

Series Outline:

  1. Pregnancy and Diabetic Retinopathy: Considerations for Evaluation and Treatment
  2. Pregnancy and Retinal Vascular Complications
  3. Teleophthalmology for Diabetic Retinopathy Screening and Artificial Intelligence
  4. COVID and the Retina
  5. OCT Biomarkers of Systemic Disease
  6. Medication-Associated Uveitis
  7. Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Syndrome
  8. Autoimmune Retinopathy
  9. Sickle Cell Disease 
  10. Syphilis

The special series “The Retina and Systemic Disease” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Eye Science without any funding or sponsorship. Kareem Moussa is serving as the unpaid Guest Editor for the special series.