- Senior Investigator, Section for Translational Research on Retinal and Macular Degeneration
Paul Sieving received his M.D. from the University of Illinois in 1978 and trained in ophthalmology at that institution between 1978 and 1982. He earned a Ph.D. in bioengineering from the University of Illinois in 1981. He was a faculty member at the University of Michigan Medical School for 17 years and moved to NIH in 2001. He combines laboratory research with clinical patient studies of genetic retinal neurodegenerative diseases. He is a member of the Institute of Medicine and currently serves as director of the National Eye Institute.
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- (2017). Homozygosity Mapping and Genetic Analysis of Autosomal Recessive Retinal Dystrophies in 144 Consanguineous Pakistani Families. INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE. 58(4), 2218-2238.
- (2017). NIH competition to create 'eye in a dish'. NATURE. 546(7658), 352-352.
- (2016). Basic science: Bedrock of progress. SCIENCE. 351(6280), 1405-1405.