Scientific Advisory Committee

Ordan J Lehmann, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Departments of Ophthalmology and Medical Genetics, University of Alberta, Edmonton

Ordan J Lehmann Dr. Lehmann is a clinician-scientist, integrating clinical practice with investigating the molecular basis of inherited ocular disorders. Particular interests include the contributions of copy number variation and developmental regulators to a spectrum of congenital and late-onset glaucoma. Dr. Lehmann holds grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research, and in 2004 was awarded a Canada Research Chair in Glaucoma Genetics. Dr. Lehmann serves as a reviewer for multiple funding agencies and journals, and at the University of Alberta leads an inter-disciplinary team of vision scientists.