Chi-Chao Chan


Bethesda, MD
National Eye Institute
Current Job
Chief, Immunopathology Section, Laboratory of Immunology and Chief, Histopathology Core, National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health
MD, Zhongshan Medical College, China, 1967 MD, Johns Hopkins University, 1975
Areas of Expertise
Uveitis/Ocular Immunology, Ophthalmic Pathology
Willing to Travel Outside of the U.S.
Languages Spoken
English, Chinese
Type of Research
Research Expertise

Primary vitreoretinal lymphoma: Diagnosis uveitis: Immunopathology age-related macular degeneration: Pathology, immunology

Titles of Previous Presentations

1. Molecular pathology of macular degeneration. Distinguished Lecturer, Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 2008 2. Mouse model of AMD. The First David BenEzra Prize Award and Lecturer, 10th Congress of International Ocular Inflammation Society, Prague, Czech Republic, 2009 3. Diagnosis of primary vitreoretinal lymphoma. The Alcon Visiting Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, 2010 4. Inflammation and AMD. Distinguished Seminar Series Lecturer, Vision Discovery Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 2010 5. Basic research in ophthalmic diseases. 4th Global Chinese Ophthalmological Conference, Guangzhou, China, 2011 6. Removal of AMD from aging. the 11th International Ocular Inflammation Society Congress, Uveitis Society of India, International Assembly of Ocular Inflammation Societies, Goa, India, 2011 7. Application of anti-inflammatory therapies in AMD. World Ophthalmology Congress (WOC) 2012, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 2012 8. Inflammatory involvement in AMD. New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, NY, 2012 9. Ten chairmen of Ophthalmology Department, PUMC. the 25th Cogan Ophthalmic History Society meeting, Bethesda, MD, 2012 10. IL-17 in AMD. XVth International Symposium on Retinal Degeneration, Bad Gögging, Germany