Name: Mohammad Haeri
Hometown: Tehran, Iran
Education: M.D. from Shahid Beheshti University, PhD from SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY.
When you started at the CVR: 2004
Why I became interested in vision research: I was always fascinated with eye, and grew more interest by comparing the eye with a camera when I was in high school. I got very interested in vision when I started medical school.
Current Position: Postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Knox’s lab.
Current Research Focus: Retinal degeneration in human and animal models.
Future Plans: To know more about eye diseases and their potential treatments.