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Alon Kahana, MD, PhD

  • Mrs. William Davidson Emerging Scholar

  • Assistant Professor and Helmut F. Stern Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Dr. Kahana is a surgeon with a clinical interest in disorders affecting the eye, such as tumors, cancers, thyroid disease,and other inherited eye diseases. In the laboratory, he is harnessing the power of zebrafish and stem cells to understand the molecular basis of eye disorders, regenerate human tissue, and develop new approaches to treat eye conditions.