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Office of the Scientific Director

For inquiries regarding fellowships, internships, and other training opportunities, please contact Dr. Cesar Perez-Gonzalez, cesarp@nei.nih.gov.

The Office of the Scientific Director regrets that we cannot diagnose diseases, offer specific treatment recommendations, or provide physician referrals. Please consult a medical professional about your health condition. The National Eye Institute's Office of Science Communications, Public Liaison and Education responds directly to requests for information on eye diseases and vision research. They can be contacted by phone at (301) 496-5248 or by email at 2020@nei.nih.gov.

The Office of the Scientific Director (OSD) supports basic and clinical research within the Division of Intramural Research (DIR) that is carried out by over 150 researchers (investigators, staff scientists and clinicians, and scientific support staff) in various research disciplines. The NEI intramural program also provides training for about 120 fellows and students. In addition, the OSD oversees several shared resources that include a genetic engineering facility, histopathology services, a biological imaging core, a visual function core, as well as veterinary services.

Examples of research carried in DIR include:

More information on the laboratories, investigators, and shared facilities

Staff

Name Title E-mail Phone (301)
Sheldon Miller, Ph.D.
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Scientific Director millers@nei.nih.gov 451-6763
David Schneeweis, Ph.D.
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Deputy Scientific Director schneeweisdm@nei.nih.gov 451-6763
Cesar Perez-Gonzalez, Ph.D.
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Scientific Program Administrator cesarp@nei.nih.gov 451-6763
Mica Gordon Intramural Administrative Specialist gordonmi@nei.nih.gov 451-6763
Maimon Levy Intramural Program Coordinator levym@nei.nih.gov 402-1645
Melba Ashby Staff Assistant mashby@nei.nih.gov 451-6763


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