Karl Golnik, MD

Professor and Chairman of Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Dr. Golnik is Professor and Chairman of Ophthalmology at the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Cincinnati. Twenty years after obtaining his MD degree he obtained a Masters Degree in Education and puts this to use as Director for Education for the International Council of Ophthalmology, Immediate-President of the Joint Commission an Allied health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO), and Chair of the Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology’s Resident Education Committee. He has given more than 800 invited lectures in more than 50 countries and has over 100 publications in the fields of neuro-ophthalmology and medical education. His current research interests include development of improved methods of resident assessment and promotion of international accreditation of post-graduate ophthalmology training programs.