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Paul Kaufman

Paul Kaufman

Expert on glaucoma, presbyopia in the aging eye and ocular pharmacology

Professor and chair, ophthalmology and visual sciences School of Medicine and Public Health Work: 608-265-8199 Home page


  • Glaucoma
  • Eye pressure regulation
  • Near vision and its loss with age
  • Drug development
  • Eye physiology


  • Editor in chief, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences; editor, Adlers Physiology of the Eye, 10th and 11th editions
  • National Institutes of Health funding for more than 30 consecutive years
  • Drugs in clinical development
  • More than 300 original peer-reviewed scientific articles
  • Numerous named lectures and professional awards, including an honorary doctorate from Uppsala University in Sweden