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This content was provided by Dr. Harbin Jr " Thomas S. Harbin, Jr. MD, MBA
Dr. Tom Harbin is an experienced glaucomatologist, app developer and author. He received his BA from Vanderbilt University and MD from Cornell University Medical College in 1970. He served his residency at Johns Hopkin's Wilmer Institute followed by a glaucoma fellowship at Washington University. He joined Eye Consultants of Atlanta in 1975 and continues to practice there. He entered the Georgia State Executive MBA program in 1989 and received his MBA in 1991. He served on the clinical faculty at Emory for 20 years and currently holds the title of Emeritus Clinical Professor.
He published Waking Up Blind: Lawsuits over Eye Surgery in 2009 to wide acclaim, a book that is used to teach medical ethics in many ophthalmology residency programs. He later published The Business Side of Medicine… What Medical Schools Don't Teach You and still later, with co-developer Dr. Scott Pastor, an app to aid in eyedrop compliance, EyeDROPS."
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Glaucoma Medical Therapy
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 1966
Cornell University Medical College
Medical School | Graduated 1970
University Wash Affil Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
Wilmer Institute Johns Hopkins
Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
Washington University School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975
Mba-Georgia State University
Other Education | Completed
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