Team Members

Research Team

Chloe Stevens wearing a striped shirt smiling into the camera

Christian Pelayo smiling into the camera wearing a gown and stole

Yao Liu, MD MS

Principal Investigator                                                                  Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences                            UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Loren Lock, MS

Researcher                                                                                    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences                            UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Christiana Fowlkes, BS

Research Specialist                                                                     Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences                            UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Chloe Stevens, BS

Research Specialist                                                                           Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences                            UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Christian Pelayo, BS

Research Specialist                                                                            Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences                            UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Stephany Georgeson

Research Assistant                                                                                          Mile Bluff Medical Center

Collaborators

Timothy Bjelland headshot

Maureen Smith headshot

Jane Mahoney headshot

Barbara Blodi headshot

Timothy Bjelland, DO

Family Practice Physician

Mile Bluff Medical Center

Maureen Smith, MD, MPH, PhD

Health Services Research

Health Innovation Program

UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Jane Mahoney, MD

Dissemination and Implementation Advisor

Health Innovation Program

UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Barbara Blodi, MD

Retinal Imaging and Grading

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Methodologists

Nora Jacobson headshot

Nora Jacobson, PhD

Qualitative Methodologist

UW Institute for Clinical and Translational Research

Katrina Phelps, PhD

Stakeholder Engagement Methodologist                                                 WI Network for Research Support (WINRS) Community Liaison  UW-Madison School of Nursing

Team Alumni

Alejandra Torres Diaz, BS

Associate Research Specialist                                                        Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences                            UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Ramsey Benkert, BS

Associate Research Specialist                                                        Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences                            UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Rebecca Swearingen, PA-C

Associate Research Specialist                                                        Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences                            UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Julia Carlson, MS

Associate Research Specialist                                                        Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences                            UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Nick Zupan, MPH

Associate Research Specialist                                                        Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences                            UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health