International Ophthalmology Team

About the director of Casey Eye Institute’s International Ophthalmology Program

Kevin Winthrop, M.D., M.P.H., is a former public health official from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). He is a specialist in public health care delivery, tropical and infectious diseases, and epidemiological research. He has worked closely with CDC, the Carter Center, and other agencies within the River Blindness (Onchocerciasis) elimination campaign in Latin America. He has created the Vision 2020 Latin American fellowship at CEI and works closely with Latin American Vision 2020 program's training and research consortium. At CEI, he provides clinical and epidemiologic expertise with ocular tuberculosis, syphilis, and other ocular infectious diseases, and teaches in OHSU's Public Health graduate program.


Affiliate faculty 

Devin Gattey, M.D.
Affiliate Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Dr. Gattey is a part-time faculty member who works with trainees at Casey Eye institute to help develop their understanding of International Ophthalmology challenges and solutions. He is a former US Peace Corps Volunteer and works closely with Drs. Winthrop and Brinks in this program.