BioB.S. University of Iowa, 2004Ph.D. University of Virginia, 2010Post-Doc University of Kentucky, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences 2012
"We study the blinding disease age-related macular degeneration, utilizing the tools of immunology,molecular biology, and engineering."Bradley D. Gelfand, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Dr. Gelfand graduated with a degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Iowa (Iowa City). He next attended the University of Virginia (Charlottesville) where he earned his Ph.D. also in Biomedical Engineering. Brad next joined the Ambati Laboratory at the University of Kentucky in 2010 as a Postdoc and joined the faculty in 2012. In 2016, Brad returned to UVA as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology. When he's not in the lab, he enjoys spending time with his lovely wife Christen, daughters Morgan and Stella and his dogs Yoda and Luke.