Noted UA Pediatric Ophthalmologist to Speak in Yuma on March 29

<p>EVENT: Pediatric Ophthalmology Research at the University of Arizona.</p>

Noted UA Pediatric Ophthalmologist to Speak in Yuma on March 29


March 19, 2001
From: George Humphrey (520) 626-7301
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EVENT: Pediatric Ophthalmology Research at the University of Arizona

SPEAKER: Joseph M. Miller, M.D., pediatric ophthalmologist
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Optical Sciences
The University of Arizona College of Medicine

DATE/TIME: THURSDAY, MARCH 29
Reception: 6 p.m.
Presentation: 7 p.m.

PLACE: Gowan Co. Building, 370 Main St., Yuma
(Please enter through back door)

COST: $10 (non-tax deductible); the event is open to the public.

Joseph Miller, M.D., a nationally known ophthalmologist who specializes in pediatric eye care and strabismus (misaligned eyes), will present a public lecture in Yuma, Thursday, March 29.

Titled Pediatric Ophthalmology Research at the University of Arizona, the presentation will be held at the Gowan Co. Building, 370 N. Main. A reception will begin at 6 p.m., followed by the presentation at 7 p.m.

A board-certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Miller's research focuses on the effect of refractive error on visual development of instruments to detect strabismus and amblyopea in young children.

He completed a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. Dr. Miller joined The University Physicians in 1991and holds a joint appointment in the Optical Sciences Center at the University of Arizona. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.

Dr. Miller received training as a biomedical engineer at Case Western Reserve University before attending medical school. After medical school at Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio, Dr. Miller served his residency in ophthalmology at Yale University.