We are thrilled to share that Casey’s Dr. Michael Chiang has been named the new director of the National Eye Institute (NEI), which is part of the National Institutes of Health. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity and is a strong attestation of Mike's superb qualities and skill as a physician, ophthalmologist, researcher, educator and leader. The timing is also an immense opportunity for Mike to apply his expertise in informatics and big data to the benefit of vision science and patient care nationwide.
Although we are saddened by his departure, we wish him the best in his new role! Read the full article.