Yi Pang, PhD, OD

Professor of Optometry, Assistant Dean for Research, Ph.D. University of Alabama, O.D. New England College of Optometry, USA

Dr. Pang is a professor of optometry and the Assistant Dean for Research at the Illinois College of Optometry. Dr. Pang is active in both didactic teaching, including lecture and lab, and clinical teaching. Dr. Pang is an attending optometrist in the Pediatric and Binocular Vision service at the Illinois Eye Institute. Her research interests are in the areas of amblyopia, strabismus, and binocular vision function. Currently, she is the principal investigator for several NIH funded studies and other research projects. She has authored more than 110 peer reviewed publications and abstracts. In addition, Dr. Pang is in the editorial boards of four prestigious journals and is an active scientific referee for thirteen major journals. Dr. Pang is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and a diplomate of American Board of Optometry.