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OCT Substudy Committee

Peggy Auinger, MS (University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry), Mary Durbin, PhD (Zeiss-Meditec, Inc), Steven Feldon, MD, MBA (University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry), Mona Garvin, PhD (University of Iowa), Randy Kardon, MD, PhD (University of Iowa), John Keltner, MD (University of California, Davis), Mark Kupersmith, MD (OCT Principal Investigator, Roosevelt Hospital and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary), Patrick Sibony, MD (Stony Brook University), Kim Plumb (University of California, Davis),  Jui-Kai Wang, MS (University of Iowa), John S. Werner, PhD (University of California, Davis)

Steering Committee:  Michael Wall, MD (Principal Investigator) (University of Iowa), James Corbett, MD, FAAN (University of Mississippi Medical Center), Steven Feldon, MD, MBA (University of Rochester Eye Institute), Deborah Friedman, MD (UT Southwestern Medical Center), John Keltner, MD (UC Davis Medical Center), Karl Kieburtz, MD, MPH (University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry), Mark Kupersmith, MD (Network Chair) (Roosevelt Hospital), Michael P. McDermott, PhD (University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry), Eleanor B. Schron, PhD, RN, FAAN (Project Officer, National Eye Institute), David Katz, MD (Bethesda Neurology LLC), Tippi Hales (Raleigh Neurology Associates PA); Cindy Casaceli, MBA (University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry)

Substudy Sites:  New York Eye and Ear Infirmary:  Rudrani Banik, MD (Principal Investigator), Sanjay Kedhar, MD (Sub-Investigator), Flora Levin, MD (Investigator), Jonathan Feistmann, MD Investigator), Katy Tai, MA (Coordinator), Alex Yang, BA (Co-Coordinator), Karen Tobias, BA (Coordinator), Melissa Rivas, BA (Co-Coordinator), Lorena Dominguez, BA (Coordinator), Violete Perez, BA (Coordinator); University of Iowa and Department of Veterans Affairs:  Reid Longmuir, MD (Principal Investigator), Matthew Thurtell, MBBS, MSc (Sub-Investigator), Trina Eden (Coordinator), Randy Kardon, MD, PhD (Sub-Investigator); The Eye Care Group:  Robert Lesser, MD (Principal Investigator), Yanina O’Neil, MD (Sub-Investigator), Sue Heaton, BS, CCRC (Coordinator), Nathalie Gintowt (Co-Coordinator); Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami: Byron L. Lam MD (Principal Investigator), Joshua Pasol MD (Sub-Investigator), Potyra R. Rosa MD (Coordinator), Alexis Morante MS (Co-Coordinator), Jennifer Verriotto MS (Coordinator); Bethesda Neurology, LLC:  David Katz, MD (Principal Investigator), Tracy Asbury (Coordinator), Robert Gerwin, MD (Sub-Investigator), Mary Barnett (Data Entry); Swedish Medical Center:  Steven Hamilton, MD (Principal Investigator), Caryl Tongco (Coordinator), Beena Gangadharan (Co-Coordinator), Eugene May, MD (Sub-Investigator); Dean A. McGee Eye Institute:  Anil Patel, MD (Principal Investigator), Bradley Farris, MD (Sub-Investigator), R. Michael Siatkowsk, MD (Sub-Investigator), Heather Miller, LPN (Coordinator), Vanessa Bergman (Co-Coordinator), Kammerin White (Coordinator), Steven O’Dell (Lumbar Puncture), Joseph Andrezik (Lumbar Puncture), Timothy Tytle (Lumbar Puncture); University of Pennsylvania:  Kenneth Shindler MD, PhD (Principal Investigator), Joan Dupont (Coordinator), Rebecca Salvo (Coordinator), Sheri Drossner (Co-Coordinator), Susan Ward (Coordinator), Jonathan Lo (Coordinator), Stephanie Engelhard (Coordinator), Elizabeth Windsor (Coordinator), Sami Khella (Lumbar Puncture), Madhura Tamhankar, MD (Sub-Investigator); Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine:  Gregory Van Stavern, MD (Principal Investigator), Jamie Kambarian (Coordinator), Renee Van Stavern, MD (Sub-Investigator), Karen Civitelli (Regulatory), J. Banks Shepherd, MD (Sub-Investigator); University of Alabama BirminghamMichael Vaphiades, DO (Principal Investigator), Jason Swanner, MD (Investigator), A. Blane Jett (Coordinator), Karen Searcey (Coordinator), Frankie Webb (Coordinator), Ashley Knight, BA (Coordinator), Shereka Lewis, BS (Coordinator), Lanning Kline, MD (Sub-Investigator), Ronald Braswell, MD (Sub-Investigator); Raleigh Neurology Associates, PA:  Syndee J. Givre, MD, PhD (Principal Investigator), Tippi Hales (Coordinator), Penni Bye (Coordinator), Keisha Fuller (Coordinator), Kenneth M. Carnes, MD, (Sub-Investigator), Kimberly James (Regulatory), Marisol Ragland (Data Entry);

Saint Louis University:  Sophia M. Chung, MD (Principal Investigator), Dawn M. Govreau, COT (Coordinator), John T. Lind, MD, MS (Sub-Investigator); University of Rochester Eye Institute:  Zoe Williams, MD (Principal Investigator), George O’Gara (Coordinator), Kari Steinmetz (Coordinator), Mare Perevich (Coordinator), Karen Skrine (Coordinator), Elisabeth Carter (Coordinator), Rajeev Ramchandran, MD (Sub-Investigator); Ohio State University:  Steven Katz, MD (Principal Investigator), Marc Criden, MD (Investigator), Gina Coman, RMA, CPC, OCS (Co-Coordinator), John McGregor, FACS, MD, (Sub-Investigator), Andrea Inman (Regulatory); Johns Hopkins University:  Prem S. Subramanian, MD, PhD (Principal Investigator), Paul N. Hoffman, MD, PhD (Investigator), Marianne Medura (Coordinator), M. Michaele Hartnett (Coordinator), Madiha Siddiqui (Coordinator), Diane Brown (Coordinator), Ellen Arnold (Coodinator), Jeff Boring, MD (Sub-Investigator), Neil R. Miller, MD (Sub-Investigator); University of Southern California:  Peter Quiros, MD (Principal Investigator), Sylvia Ramos (Coordinator), Margaret Padilla (Coordinator), Lupe Cisneros (Coordinator), Anne Kao, MD (Sub-Investigator), Carlos Filipe Chicani, MD (Sub-Investigator), Kevin Na (Regulatory); University of Houston:  Rosa Tang, MD, MPH, MBA (Principal Investigator), Laura Frishman, PhD (Coordinator), Priscilla Cajavilca, MD (Coordinator), Sheree Newland, LVN (Coordinator), Liat Gantz, OD, PhD (Coordinator), Maria Guillermo Prieto, MD (Coordinator), Anastas Pass, OD, JD (Coordinator), Nicky R. Holdeman, OD, MD (Sub-Investigator); University of Calgary:  William Fletcher, MD, FRCPC (Principal Investigator), Suresh Subramaniam, MSc, MD, FRCPC (Investigator), Jeannie Reimer (Coordinator), Jeri Nickerson (Coordinator), Fiona Costello, MD, FRCPC (Sub-Investigator); The Greater Baltimore Medical Center:  Vivian Rismondo-Stankovich, MD (Principal Investigator), Maureen Flanagan, CO, COA (Coordinator), Allison Jensen, MD (Sub-Investigator); Stony Brook University:  Patrick Sibony, MD (Principal Investigator), Ann Marie Lavorna, RN (Coordinator), Mary Mladek, COT (Coordinator), Ruth Tenzler, RN (Coordinator), Robert Honkanen, MD (Sub-Investigator), Jill Miller-Horn, MD, MS (Lumbar Puncture), Lauren Krupp, MD (Lumbar Puncture); Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary:  Joseph Rizzo, MD (Principal Investigator), Dean Cestari, MD (Sub-Investigator), Neal Snebold, MD (Investigator), Brian Vatcher (Coordinator), Christine Matera (Coordinator), Edward Miretsky, BA (Coordinator), Judith Oakley, BA (Coordinator), Josyane Dumser (Coordinator), Tim Alperen, BA (Coordinator), Sandra Baptista-Pires (Coordinator), Ursula Bator, OD (Coordinator), Barbara Barrett, RN (Coordinator), Charlene Callahan (Coordinator), Sarah Brett (Coordinator), Kamella Zimmerman (Coordinator), Marcia Grillo (Coordinator), Karen Capaccioli (Coordinator); Duke Eye Center and Duke University Medical Center:  MT Bhatti MD (Principal Investigator), LaToya Greene COA,CRC (Coordinator), Maria Cecilia Santiago-Turla (Coordinator), Noreen McClain (Coordinator), Mays El-Dairi MD (Sub-Investigator); Florida State University College of Medicine:  Charles Maitland, MD (Principal Investigator), H. Logan Brooks, Jr., MD (Investigator), Ronda Gorsica (Coordinator), Brian Sherman, MD (Sub-Investigator), Joel Kramer, MD (Sub-Investigator); William Beaumont Hospital:  Robert Granadier, MD (Principal Investigator), Tammy Osentoski, RN (Coordinator), Kristi Cumming, RN (Coordinator), Bobbie Lewis, RN (Coordinator), Lori Stec, MD (Sub-Investigator)

Dietary Weight Loss Program:  Betty Kovacs, Richard Weil, Med, CDE, Xavier Pi-Sunyer, MD (New York Obesity Nutrition Research Center)

Fundus Reading Center:  Steven Feldon, MD, MBA, William Fisher, Dorothea Castillo, Valerie Davis, Lourdes Fagan, Rachel Hollar, Tammy Keenan, Peter MacDowell (University of Rochester Eye Institute)

Visual Reading Field Center:  John Keltner, MD, Kim Plumb, Laura Leming, (UC Davis Department of Ophthalmology & Vision Science), Chris Johnson, PhD (University of Iowa)

Optical Coherence Tomography Reading Center: John Keltner, MD, John S. Werner, PhD, Kim Plumb, Laura Leming (UC Davis Department of Ophthalmology & Vision Science), Danielle Harvey, PhD (UC Davis Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Biostatistics)

Data Coordination & Biostatistics Center:  Jan Bausch, BS, Shan Gao, MS, Xin Tu, PhD (Biostatistics); Debbie Baker, Deborah Friedman, MD, MPH (Medical Monitor), Karen Helles, Nichole McMullen, Bev Olsen, Larry Preston, Victoria Snively, Ann Stoutenburg (CHET/CTCC) (University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry)

Nordic Headquarters:  O. Iyore Ayanru, Elizabeth-Ann Moss, Pravin Patel (Roosevelt Hospital)

Consultant:  Richard Mills, MD (Glaucoma Consultants Northwest)

Data Safety Monitoring Board Members:  Maureen Maguire, PhD (Chair) (University of Pennsylvania), William Hart, Jr., MD, PhD, Joanne Katz, ScD, MS (Johns Hopkins), David Kaufman, DO (Michigan State University), Cynthia McCarthy, DHCE MA, John Selhorst, MD (Saint Louis University School of Medicine)

Adjudication Committee:  Kathleen Digre, MD (University of Utah); James Corbett, MD, FAAN (University of Mississippi Medical Center); Neil R. Miller, MD (Johns Hopkins University); Richard Mills, MD (Glaucoma Consultants Northwest)