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The Wilmer Institute
Wilmer Eye Institute


Peter McDonnell, M.D., Chairman
Divya Srikumaran, M.D., Program Director

The Wilmer Institute of the Johns Hopkins University Hospital is the Sponsoring Institution of The Johns Hopkins Wilmer/GBMC Training Program in Ophthalmology. The Wilmer Institute is the site of most of the residents' didactic programs (lectures, conferences and wet lab sessions). Supported by a full-time faculty numbering over 100, the resident rotates through 8 subspecialties throughout their 3 years of training. Wilmer draws patients from the local East Baltimore community as well as regional, statewide, national and international referrals. The Institute contains over 70,000 square feet of patient care space, including a practice surgical center, a minor surgical room, a General Eye Clinic and over 70 examination rooms among the various subspecialty divisions. Emergency eye patients are seen through the main Johns Hopkins Emergency Department, which contains two examination rooms dedicated to eye care. On certain rotations, residents may also join faculty at some of the Wilmer satellite locations.


 Department of Ophthalmology at GBMC
Department of Ophthalmology at Greater Baltimore Medical Center


C.P. Wilkinson, M.D., Chairman
Mary Louise Z. Collins, M.D., Program Director

The Eye Clinic at GBMC has provided ophthalmic care for a stable population of patients in Northern Baltimore County and surrounding counties for over 30 years. In addition to the three full-time faculty members at GBMC, a large and talented attending faculty staff serve as teachers and consultants for the residents.

Distance from Wilmer: 8 miles


Johns Hopkins Bayview Eye Clinic
Johns Hopkins
Bayview Eye Clinic

Robert S. Weinberg, M.D., Chief of Ophthalmology

The Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center is affiliated with The Johns Hopkins University and provides ophthalmic care to a large patient population of East Baltimore. The first and third year resident and the Bayview faculty members are the primary ophthalmologists at this facility. The resident rotating at Bayview has the responsibility for the diagnosis and management of ocular problems in addition to providing ER care for any ocular emergencies at the Bayview Medical Center. This includes coverage of the Burn Unit for Baltimore City which is located at Bayview.

Distance from Wilmer: 4 miles

Wyman Park Building
Wyman Park Building

Wyman Park Medical Center is an outpatient general eye clinic located at the south end of the Johns Hopkins University undergraduate campus and is part of Johns Hopkins Community Physicians. There are four exam lanes and a visual field room. Second-year residents rotate through Wyman Park with three faculty members and perform minor surgery in addition to managing a variety of ophthalmic diseases. In addition, Wyman Park serves as one of the introductory surgery rotations for residents performing cataract and glaucoma surgery; these surgeries are performed at Wilmer.

Distance from Wilmer: 2 miles

Dr. Pradeep Ramulu and Colleagues Study Relationship Between Vision Loss and Work Status - 7/18/2014

Wilmer Resident Receives Lindstrom Research Grant - 7/11/2014

Four Wilmer Researchers Receive BrightFocus Foundation Awards - 7/10/2014

Dr. Michael Repka Part of Team Researching Telemedicine and ROP - 6/27/2014

Dr. M. Valeria Canto-Soler and Colleagues Featured on WBAL-TV - 6/24/2014

Dr. M. Valeria Canto-Soler and Colleagues Use Human Stem Cells to Create Light-Sensitive Retina in a Dish - 6/10/2014

Wilmer's Division of Ocular Immunology Announces "Living With Uveitis" Support Group - 6/10/2014

Dr. Neil Bressler to Speak on Diabetic Retinopathy at National Eye Health Summit and Webcast - 6/10/2014

Dr. Donald Zack Receives a Research to Prevent Blindness Nelson Trust Award for Retinitis Pigmentosa - 6/9/2014

Dr. Michael Boland Leads Study on Effectiveness of Automated Telecommunication-Based Reminders on Adherence to Glaucoma Medication Dosing - 6/4/2014

Dr. Christina Prescott Discusses Summer Eye Protection on Fox 45 News - 6/1/2014

Dr. Jonathan Song Discusses Treatment Options for Pediatric Cataracts - 5/23/2014

Johns Hopkins' Jordan Green Discusses His Work at Wilmer's Translational Tissue Engineering Center - 5/21/2014

Longtime Wilmer Employee Lillie Alston Honored by Hopkins - 5/19/2014

Dr. Richard Semba: Diets Rich in Antioxidant Resveratrol Fail to Reduce Deaths, Heart Disease or Cancer - 5/12/2014

Dr. Neil Miller Explains Eye Twitching in The Wall Street Journal - 5/12/2014

Dr. Hendrik Scholl Receives ARVO Award - 5/7/2014


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