Lee M. JampolProfessor | Chicago, Illinois
Dr. Jampol is a full-time faculty member at Northwestern University. His career has focused on clinical trials, inflammatory diseases of the retina, cystoid macular edema, pharmacology of the retina and central serous chorioretinopathy. He has also been extensively involved in clinical and research work on diabetic retinopathy and age related macular degeneration. Since 1985, when he became a member of the Data Monitoring Committee of the Macular Photocoagulation Study, he has been extensively involved in data monitoring and planning of clinical trials.
He has been on the data monitoring committee of the MPS, SST, SCORE and the DRCR. He has been involved with the DRCR since its conception as an active member of the data monitoring committee, helping to monitor data but also to plan the clinical trials. He was Chair of the Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network (DRCR.net), a U-10 from the NIH supporting research on diabetic retinopathy from 2013-2017 and is presently Chair emeritus. He has also served on the external advisory committees of the Latino Eye Study and the Beaver Dam Study.