Eve Higginbotham, Ophthalmology Times, Glaucoma in Haiti

Eve Higginbotham, Ophthalmology Times, Glaucoma in Haiti

LDI Senior Fellow Eve Higginbothem's work on glaucoma interventions in developing nations such as Haiti is the subject of an article in Opthalmology Times. Higgintotham, SM, MD, is a glaucoma specialist and the Vice Dean for Diversity and Inclusion a Penn's Perelman School of Medicine.

Together with Mildred Olivier, MD, an Associate Professor of Opthalmology at Midwestern University, Higginbotham has conducted preliminary studies of the effectiveness of various surgical procedures as a primary intervention for addressing glaucoma in developing countries.