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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):423. doi:10.1001/archopht.130.4.423.
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Raymond S. Douglas, MD, PhD, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Jeffrey L. Goldberg, MD, PhD, Miami, Florida
Michael S. lp, MD, Madison, Wisconsin
Stephen D. McLeod, MD, San Francisco, California
Ingrid U. Scott, MD, MPH Hershey, Pennsylvania
Nasreen A. Syed, MD, Iowa City, Iowa
Editorial Manager: Laura C. Cruz, Madison, Wisconsin
Editorial Assistant: Barbara Skrzypczynska, Madison, Wisconsin
Office Manager: Eleanor Albert, MA, Madison, Wisconsin


George B. Bartley, MD, Rochester, Minnesota
Neil M. Bressler, MD, Baltimore, Maryland
Patricia Chévez-Barrios, MD, Houston, Texas
Elisabeth J. Cohen, MD, New York, New York
Michael V. Drake, MD, Irvine, California
Thaddeus P. Dryja, MD, Boston, Massachusetts
Robert A. Goldberg, MD, Los Angeles, California
Dennis P. Han, MD, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Eve J. Higginbotham, MD, Washington, DC
Dan B. Jones, MD, Houston, Texas
Randy H. Kardon, MD, PhD, Iowa City, Iowa
Joan Miller, MD, Boston, Massachusetts
Alan R. Morse, JD, PhD, New York, New York
Annabelle A. Okada, MD, Tokyo, Japan
Michael B. Raizman, MD, Boston, Massachusetts
James G. Ravin, MD, MS, Toledo, Ohio
Debra A. Schaumberg, OD, MPH, ScD, Boston, Massachusetts
Pamela C. Sieving, MA, MS, Bethesda, Maryland
Robert N. Weinreb, MD, La Jolla, California
M. Roy Wilson, MD, MS, Denver, Colorado


Herman Knapp, MD, 1869-1911
Arnold Knapp, MD, 1911-1950
Francis Heed Adler, MD, 1950-1960
David G. Cogan, MD, 1960-1966
Henry F. Allen, MD, 1966-1976
Frederick C. Blodi, MD, 1976-1984
Morton F. Goldberg, MD, 1984-1994


Shigeru Kinoshita, MD, PhD, Kyoto, Japan
Geoffrey E. Rose, DSc, MRCP, FRCS, FRCOphth, London, England
José-Alain Sahel, MD, Paris, France
Jie Jin Wang, MB, BS, MMed, (Clin Epi), MApplStat, PhD, Westmead, Australia
Bernard H. F. Weber, PhD, Regensburg, Germany


Clinical Trials: Anne S. Lindblad, PhD, Rockville, Maryland
Surgeon’s Corner: Keith H. Baratz, MD, Rochester, Minnesota
Ophthalmic Molecular Genetics: Janey L. Wiggs, MD, PhD, Boston, Massachusetts
Epidemiology: Leslie Hyman, PhD, Stony Brook, New York
Socioeconomics and Health Services: Paul P. Lee, MD, Durham, North Carolina
Controversies: Lee M. Jampol, MD, Chicago, Illinois
Online Editor: Bennie Hau Jeng, MD, San Francisco, California
Mechanisms of Ophthalmic Disease: Leonard A. Levin, MD, PhD, Madison, Wisconsin
Archives CME: Jon P. Gieser, MD, Chicago, Illinois


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