Submitted for Publication: March 13, 2011; final revision received May 27, 2011; accepted May 31, 2011.
Group Information: The following is a list of the members of the IATS group. Administrative Units and Participating Clinical Centers: Clinical Coordinating Center (Emory University): Scott R. Lambert, MD (study chair), Lindreth G. DuBois, MEd, MMSc (national coordinator); Data Coordinating Center (Emory University): Michael J. Lynn, MS (director), Betsy Bridgman, BS, Marianne Celano, PhD, Julia Cleveland, MSPH, George Cotsonis, MS, Carey Drews-Botsch, PhD, Nana Freret, MSN, Lu Lu, MS, Azhar Nizam, MS, Seegar Swanson, Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe, MPH; Visual Acuity Testing Center (University of Alabama, Birmingham): E. Eugenie Hartmann, PhD (director), Clara Edwards, Claudio Busettini, PhD, Samuel Hayley; Steering Committee: Scott R. Lambert, MD, Edward G. Buckley, MD, David A. Plager, MD, M. Edward Wilson, MD, Michael J. Lynn, MS, Lindreth G. DuBois, MEd, MMSc, Carolyn Drews-Botsch, PhD, E. Eugenie Hartmann, PhD, Donald F. Everett, MA; Contact Lens Committee: Buddy Russell, COMT, Michael Ward, MMSc. Participating Clinical Centers (in order by the number of patients enrolled): Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina (14): M. Edward Wilson, MD, Margaret Bozic CCRC, COA; Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts (14): Deborah K. VanderVeen, MD, Theresa A. Mansfield, RN, Kathryn Bisceglia Miller, OD; University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota (13): Stephen P. Christiansen, MD, Erick D. Bothun, MD, Ann Holleschau, Jason Jedlicka, OD, Patricia Winters, OD, Jacob Lang, OD; Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio (10): Elias I. Traboulsi, MD, Susan Crowe, BS, COT, Heather Hasley Cimino, OD; Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas (10): Kimberly G. Yen, MD, Maria Castanes, MPH, Alma Sanchez, COA, Shirley York; Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon (9): David T. Wheeler, MD, Ann U. Stout, MD, Paula Rauch, OT, CRC, Kimberly Beaudet, CO, COMT, Pam Berg, CO, COMT; Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia (9): Scott R. Lambert, MD, Amy K. Hutchinson, MD, Lindreth G. DuBois, MEd, MMSc, Rachel Robb, MMSc, Marla J. Shainberg, CO; Duke University, Durham, North Carolina (8): Edward G. Buckley, MD, Sharon F. Freedman, MD, Lois Duncan, BS, B.W. Phillips, FCLSA, John T. Petrowski, OD; Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee (8): David Morrison MD, Sandy Owings COA, CCRP, Ron Biernacki CO, COMT, Christine Franklin, COT; Indiana University (7): David A. Plager, MD, Daniel E. Neely, MD, Michele Whitaker, COT, Donna Bates, COA, Dana Donaldson, OD; Miami Children's Hospital (6): Stacey Kruger, MD, Charlotte Tibi, CO, Susan Vega; University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas (6): David R. Weakley, MD, David R. Stager Jr, Joost Felius, PhD, Clare Dias, CO, Debra L. Sager, Todd Brantley, OD; Data and Safety Monitoring Committee: Robert Hardy, PhD (chair), Eileen Birch, PhD, Ken Cheng, MD, Richard Hertle, MD, Craig Kollman, PhD, Marshalyn Yeargin-Allsopp, MD (resigned), Cyd McDowell, Donald F. Everett, MA; Medical Safety Monitor: Allen Beck, MD.
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Additional Contributions: Cynthia Kendall, BMET, CDOS, ROUB, AA, reviewed and graded the quality of all the A-scan ultrasonogram reports for the IATS.