Resident Career Choices

Note: Position listed indicates initial placement after residency.​

Class of 2020

Graduate Position
Faith Birnbaum, MD
Glaucoma Fellowship
Massachussetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
Henry Feng, MD
Chief Resident
Vitreoretinal Fellowship
Duke Eye Center
Mark Goerlitz-Jessen, MD
Cornea Fellowship
Minnesota Eye Consultants
Jane Kim, MD
Oculoplastics Fellowship
Kellog Eye Center
Nikolas Raufi, MD
Cornea Fellowship
University of Colorado
Obinna Umunakwe, MD, PhD
Glaucoma Fellowship
Duke Eye Center
C. Ellis Wisely, MD, MBA
Chief Resident
Duke Eye Center

 

Class of 2019

Graduate
Position

Sanja Cypen, MD
 

Oculoplastics Fellowship at The University of California Irvine
Gavin Herbert Eye Institute
Henry Feng, MD Chief Resident
Duke Eye Center 
2019-2020
Tanya Glaser, MD
Chief Resident
 
Pediatrics Fellowship
Duke Eye Center 
Jennifer Lira, MD Graystone Eye
Hickory, NC
Samuel Passi, MD Cornea Fellowship
Minnesota Eye Consultants
Adam Rothman, MD Glaucoma Fellowship
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute University of Miami
Daniel Vu, MD
Glaucoma Fellowship
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute University of Miami

Class of 2018

Graduate
Position
Duncan Berry, MD 
Chief Resident
Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship
Emory Eye Center
Ryan Constantine, MD, PhD
Surgical Retina Fellowship
Sierra Eye Associates, Reno, NV

 Tanya Glaser, MD

Chief Resident
Duke Eye Center
Morgan Godin, MD
Cornea Fellowship, Minnesota Eye Consultants, Minneapolis, MN
Katy Liu, MD, PhD
Glaucoma Fellowship
Duke Eye Center
Atalie Thompson, MD
Glaucoma Fellowship
Duke Eye Center
Amy Tong, MD
Cornea Fellowship
University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI

Class of 2017

Graduate

Position

Duncan Berry, MD

Chief Resident
Duke Eye Center

Landon Meekins, MD

 

Neuro Ophthalmology Fellowship
Duke Eye Center

Andrew Lee, MD

 

Pediatric Fellowship
Duke Eye Center

Nambi Nallasamy, MD

Cornea Fellowship
Bascom Palmer, Miami FL

Sally Ong, MD

 

Vitreoretinal Research Fellowship
Duke Eye Center

Michelle Kim, MD

 

Cornea and External Disease Fellowship
Duke Eye Center

Class of 2016

Graduate Position
Jaya Badhwar, MD
Vitreoretinal Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic

Patrick Oellers, MD

Vitreoretinal Fellowship
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

Ramiro Maldonado, MD

Medical Retina Fellowship
NIH
Brad Wainright, MD
Glaucoma Fellowship
Duke Eye Center
Sid Gospe, MD
Neuro Ophthalmology Fellowship
Duke Eye Center
Wendy Zhang, MD
Chief Resident
Duke Eye Center
Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship at Duke Eye Center following Chief Resident 

Class of 2015

Graduate Position

Varsha Manjunath, MD

Chief Resident
Duke Eye Center
Private practice Seattle, WA following Chief Resident

Milica Margeta, MD, PhD

Glaucoma Fellowship
Duke Eye Center

Nisha Mukherjee, MD

Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Alamance Eye Center
Burlington, NC

Veena Rao, MD

Glaucoma Fellowship
Duke Eye Center

Lakshmi Swamy, MD

Pediatric Fellowship
Casey Eye
Portland, OR

Bozho Todorich, MD, PhD

Retina Fellowship
Associate Retinal Consultants
William Beaumont Health System