I first came to Duke University to become an electrical engineer. After I earned that degree I wanted a career with a closer connection to others. I stayed at Duke to earn a medical degree. I am now the director of Dukes pediatric ophthalmology fellowship program widely regarded as one of the best in the country. I am a former chair of the American Board of Ophthalmology former chair of the Ophthalmology Section of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a past-president of the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (APPOS). I have also been honored with a lifetime achievement award. I am currently the editor-in-chief of the Journal of AAPOS. As Vice Dean of Education I am responsible for overseeing the education program for the School of Medicine. I was also a strategist in the launching of Dukes partnership with the National University of Singapore (NUS) for a sister medical school based on the Duke medical curriculum.
Dr. Edward Buckley, MD is a neuro-ophthalmology doctor who practices in Durham, NC. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Buckley is affiliated with Duke Health Raleigh Hospital, Duke University Hospital and Duke Regional Hospital.