Claude F. Burgoyne MD

Curriculum Vitae


Glaucoma Clinician and Surgeon, Senior Scientist

Van Buskirk Chair for Ophthalmic Research
Director, Optic Nerve Head Research Laboratory
Devers Eye Institute, Legacy Research Institute

Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
Oregon Health and Sciences University


 

INDEX

Military Service Professional Society Activities Normative Data Base Studies
Education NIH Activities Financial Disclosures
Postdoctoral Training Editorial Reviewer Named Lectures
Academic Appointments Editorial Boards Invited Lectures and Presentations
Licensure Grant Reviewer Ph.D. Dissertations Supervised
Certification Scientific Advisory Boards Master’s Theses Supervised
Honors And Awards Foundation Support Senior Honor Theses Supervised
Memberships Grant Support: Active Clinical Fellowship Trainees
Academic Service Grant Support: Pending Post-Doc Research Fellows
Prize Selection Committees Grant Support: Inactive Book Chapters
FDA Activities Clinical Trials Peer Reviewed Publications

 

MILITARY SERVICE

1974 - 1977

United States Marine Corps

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EDUCATION

1987

M.D.
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

1982

B.A. (Architecture)
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

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POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING

1991 – 1993

Fellowship in Glaucoma
Wilmer Institute
The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

1988 – 1991

Residency in Ophthalmology
Eye and Ear Institute
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

1987 – 1988

Transitional Internship
Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

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ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

2006 – present

Clinical Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon

2005 – present

Glaucoma Clinician and Surgeon, Senior Scientist
Van Buskirk Chair for Ophthalmic Research
Director, Optic Nerve Head Research Laboratory

Devers Eye Institute, Legacy Research Institute, Portland Oregon

2003 – 2005

Professor
Director, Glaucoma Service
Director, LSU/Tulane Optic Nerve Head Biomechanics Laboratory

Department of Ophthalmology, LSU Eye Center
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana

1996 – 2005

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Tulane University
New Orleans, Louisiana

1994 – 2005

Joint appointment, Neuroscience Center of Excellence
Louisiana State University

Health Sciences Center
School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana

1993 – 2003

Associate Professor, Director, Glaucoma Service
Department of Ophthalmology
LSU Eye Center, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana

2001 – 2002

Acting Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology
LSU Eye Center, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana

1993 – 1999

Assistant Professor
Director, Glaucoma Service

Department of Ophthalmology
LSU Eye Center, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana

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LICENSURE

2006 – present

Oregon (MD26350)

1993 – present

Louisiana (L09763R)

1991 – 1994

Maryland (D41727)

1986 – 1992

Pennsylvania (MD-044674-E)

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CERTIFICATION

1992

Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology
11/17/12 - Re-certified for 01/01/13-12/31/22
08/30/02 - Re-certified for 01/01/03-12/31/12

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HONORS AND AWARDS

2003 – present

Named to Best Doctors in America
Best Doctors, Inc., Polling & Research Division, 5230 Woodside Executive Court, Aiken, SC

2013 – 2018

Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology, Glaucoma Section Trustee
Elected by section members

2013

Optometric Glaucoma Society Honoree
2013 Annual Meeting, Seattle Washington, 23 October, 2013

2013

Invited Member, Dowling Society of the ARVO Foundation

2011

American Academy of Ophthalmology Secretariat Award

2011

ARVO Gold Fellow, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

2010

Awardee, Alcon Research Institute (link)
This unrestricted $200,000 award is given by the non-profit Alcon Research Institute for outstanding contributions in the field of vision research.

2009

ARVO Fellow, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (FARVO)

2008

The Lewis Rudin Glaucoma Prize (link)
Administered by the New York Academy of Medicine, this $50,000 prize is awarded for the most outstanding scholarly article on glaucoma published in a peer-reviewed journal during the previous calendar year: 3D Histomorphometry of the Normal and Early Glaucomatous Monkey Optic Nerve Head: Prelaminar Neural Tissues and Cupping. Yang H, Downs JC, Bellezza A, Thompson HW, Burgoyne CF. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci; 48:5068-5084, 2007

2007

American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award

2004

The International Glaucoma Review AIGS Award (link)
AIGS (Association of International Glaucoma Societies). This $25,000 award is given to the two best articles in peer-reviewed World Glaucoma Literature during the named calendar year: Three-dimensional reconstruction of normal and early glaucoma monkey optic nerve head connective tissues. Burgoyne CF, Downs JC, Bellezza AJ, Hart RT. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2004; 45: 4388-4399.

2004

Named to the New Orleans Top Doctors List
Best Doctors, Inc for New Orleans Magazine

2003

Member by Invitation, The Glaucoma Society of the International Congress of Ophthalmology Now known as The Glaucoma Research Society

1993 – 1994

Best Clinical Faculty (Teaching) Award
Selected by LSU Eye Center Residents, June 1994

1991

Jay G. Linn, Jr., M.D. Award
Outstanding Resident in Ophthalmology

University of Pittsburgh, The Eye and Ear Institute
Department of Ophthalmology

1990 – 1991

Chief Resident
University of Pittsburgh, The Eye and Ear Institute
Department of Ophthalmology

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MEMBERSHIPS

2013 – present

European Mechanics Society

2008 – present

The von Graefe Society (Charter Member)

2008 – present

Oregon Bioscience Association

2006 – present

Society for Neuroscience

2006 – present

International Society for Matrix Biology

2006 – present

Oregon Medical Association (27060)

2005 – present

Glaucoma Progression Scholars, Invited Member

2004 – present

International Society of Glaucoma Surgery

2004 – present

Gerson Lehrman Group’s Council of Healthcare Advisors

2003 – present

The Glaucoma Research Society, Invited Member

1995 – present

American Glaucoma Society

1995 – present

Orleans Parish Medical Society

1995 – present

Louisiana State Medical Society

1995 – present

American Medical Association

1993 – present

New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology

1993 – present

Wilmer Residents Association

1991 – present

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

1990 – present

American Academy of Ophthalmology

1984 – 1989

American Medical Association

1985 – 1986

Hennepin County Medical Society

1985 – 1986

Minnesota Medical Association

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ACADEMIC SERVICE

2004 – 2005

Focus Group Chair
“Areas for Translational Research”
Chancellor’s LSUHSC Clinical Research Support Project

2001 – 2002

Acting Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology
LSU Eye Center, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana
The Glaucoma Research Society, Invited Member

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INTERNATIONAL PRIZE SELECTION COMMITTEES

2012 – Present

The Lewis Rudin Glaucoma Prize Committee

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FDA ACTIVITIES

2013

Consultant to Heidelberg Engineering for its pre-submission meeting with the FDA regarding 510(k) submission Q130705 “Spectralis HRA+OCT with ONH Normative Database”

2005 – 2009

Consultant to the FDA Ophthalmic Device Panel

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PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY ACTIVITIES

2013 – present

Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology
Board of Trustees
Glaucoma Section Trustee
- Elected by section members

2013 – present

World Glaucoma Congress Program Committee
Member as of the Vancouver Meeting, 2013

2008 – present

Program Committee Member
The Glaucoma Research Society
Program Chairman 2012 meeting – Würzburg, Germany

2010 – 2013

Program Committee Member
International Society for Imaging the Eye (ISIE)

2009 – 2012

Member, Program Committee
American Glaucoma Society, 2010, 2011, 2012 meetings

2011

World Glaucoma Association Consensus Meeting VIII
Glaucoma Progression

Member, Section 2 – Structural Progression

2010

Applied Sciences Working Group Member
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

2005 – 2008

Program Committee Member
Glaucoma Section, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Glaucoma Program Chair – 2008 ARVO meeting

2001 – 2007

Member, Scientific Advisory Committee
American Glaucoma Society

2004 and 2005

Co-Program Director
Glaucoma Subspecialty Day
American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting

2003

Invited Member
Heidelberg Retinal Tomograph Assessment Group
Association of International Glaucoma Societies
First Global Consensus Meeting, UCSD, San Diego, CA

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NIH ACTIVITIES

2010 – 2016

AED/DPVS Study Section – Member
2 study sections per year for 6 years

2006

AED Study Section - Ad Hoc Reviewer
Special Emphasis Panel, ZRG1 AED

2005

AED Study Section - Ad Hoc Reviewer
Special Emphasis Panel, ZRG1 AED (01)

2003

Glaucoma Program Planning Committee
For the National Eye Institute's strategic plan.

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EDITORIAL REVIEWER

 

American Journal of Ophthalmology

 

Archives of Ophthalmology

 

Brain Research

 

Current Eye Research

 

Experimental Eye Research

 

Eye

 

Graefes Archives of Ophthalmology

 

Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science

 

Journal of Biomechanical Engineering

 

Journal of Glaucoma

 

Ophthalmology

 

Progress in Retinal and Eye Research

 

Science

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EDITORIAL BOARDS

2008 to present

Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science

2007 to present

International Glaucoma Review

2006 to present

Journal of Glaucoma

2003 to present

Current Eye Research

2004-2007

Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology International Advisory Board

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GRANT REVIEWER AND SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARDS

2010 – present

AED/DPVS Study Section – Member (2010 – 2016)

2008 – present

American Health Assistance Foundation (AHAF) - Member, Research Committee

2008 – present

Glaucoma Foundation - Scientific Advisory Board Member

2012

NEI Internet Assisted Review Meeting July 25-26, 2012

2010

Atlantic Innovation Fund, Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

2009

British Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
Swiss National Science Foundation

2007

Fight For Sight - United Kingdom
Center for Scientific Review
NIH Special Emphasis Panel 05/2007 Council ZRG1 CB-G 90 - Ad Hoc Reviewer

2002 – 2007

American Glaucoma Society

2006

NIH AED Study Section - Ad Hoc Reviewer

2005

The Physicians’ Services Incorporated Foundation, Toronto, Ontario
NIH AED Study Section - Ad Hoc Reviewer

2003

National Institutes of Health Ad Hoc Reviewer

2003

NIH Ad Hoc Reviewer RFA-SBIR Technologies for Enhanced SSS-P Special Emphasis Panel and Visual Function Panel

2003

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)

2003

Fight For Sight - United Kingdom

2002

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

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CLINICAL TRIALS

 

Alcon Glaucoma Study (C-02-41)
Claude F. Burgoyne, MD, Principal Investigator-LSU Eye Center
Protocol approval: 01/21/03
Start date: February 2003
Completed: December 2003

 

Alcon Glaucoma Study (C-00-50)
Claude F. Burgoyne, MD, Principal Investigator-LSU Eye Center
Protocol approval: 01/24/01
Start date: March 2001
Completed: December 2001

 

Pharmacia & Upjohn Latanoprost/Timolol Trial (#9600PG053)
Claude F. Burgoyne, MD, Principal Investigator-LSU Eye Center
Protocol approval: 12/16/96
Start date: June 1997
Completed: December 1998

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NORMATIVE DATA BASE STUDIES

 

Heidelberg Engineering Spectralis ONH/RNFL/Macula SDOCT Normative Data Base

 

Population 1: European Descent Patients - 250 Patients from 5 sites – Data in analysis
Role: Co-Director with Bal Chauhan, PhD
Data acquisition: July 2012 – January 2013 (completed)

 

Population 2: Japanese Patients – 250 Patients from 5 sites
Role: Co-Director with Bal Chauhan, PhD
Data acquisition underway

 

Population 3: American African Descent Patients - 250 Patients from 5 sites – In process

 

Population 4: American Hispanic Descent Patients – 250 Patients from 5 sites – In process

 

Population 5: Chinese Patients – 250 Patients from 5 sites – planned

 

Population 6: Indian Patients – 250 Patients from 5 sites – planned

 

Population 7: Extended Biometry Patients – 250 Patients from 5 sites - planned

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FINANCIAL DISCLOSURES (for the past year)

 

Heidelberg Engineering
Unrestricted research funds and use of three instruments.
Occasional travel expenses. No honorarium.
Consultant - No personal income.

 

Reichert Instruments
Use of an instrument.

No travel or speaking honorariums. Not a consultant.

 

Allergan
Invited Lecture (with honorarium), Seattle, Washington – 4 May, 2013

“Optic Nerve Head Biomechanics in Aging and Glaucoma”

 

NIH Funding – see Grant Support

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PhD DISSERTATIONS SUPERVISED

2009 – present

Marta Pazos, MD
Optic Nerve Head Research Laboratory, Devers Eye Institute, Legacy Research
“3D Histomorphometric Reconstruction of the Normal and Experimental Glaucomatous Rat Optic Nerve Head”
Principal Advisor

2008 – 2012

Nick Strouthidis, MD, PhD
Optic Nerve Head Research Laboratory, Devers Eye Institute, Legacy Research
“SD-OCT Imaging of the Monkey and Human Optic Nerve Head”
Principal Advisor

2002 – 2009

Hongli Yang, BSE, PhD
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
“Optic Nerve Head Biomechanics of Normal and Glaucomatous Monkeys: An Experimental and Computational Study”
Principal Advisor

2002 – 2008

Michael Girard, BSE, PhD
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
“Scleral Biomechanics in the Normal, Glaucomatous and Aging Eye”
Principal Advisor

1996 – 2002

Anthony J. Bellezza, BSE, PhD
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
“Biomechanical Properties of the Normal and Early Glaucomatous Optic Nerve Head: An Experimental and Computational Study Using the Monkey Model”
Principal Advisor

1996 – 2002

J. Crawford Downs, MA, MS, PhD
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
“Experimental and Computational Modeling of the Posterior Scleral Shell of the Normal and Glaucomatous Monkey Eye”
Principal Advisor

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MASTER’S THESES SUPERVISED

2000 – 2002

Christopher J. Rintalan, BSE, MS
Department of Biomedical Engineering Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
“Measures of Anterior Scleral Canal Architecture Within Sagittal Sections of Normal and Early Glaucomatous Monkey Optic Nerve Heads”
Principal Advisor

1998 – 2001

John Ervin, MD, MPH
Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Louisiana State University Health
Sciences Center School of Graduate Studies, New Orleans, LA
“Clinician Change Detection within the Stereophotos of the LSU Experimental Glaucoma Study”
Principal Advisor

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SENIOR HONOR THESES SUPERVISED

2003

Jonathan Pottle, BSE - 07/01/03-12/31/03
Department of Biomedical Engineering. Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
"Geometric Characterization of Bruch's Membrane Opening within Three-Dimensional Reconstructions of Optic Nerve Heads from Normal and Early Glaucomatous Monkey Eyes"
Principal Advisor

2000 – 2001

Richard A. Blidner, BSE - 06/01/00 - 05/31/01
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
“Peripapillary Scleral Thickness in the Perfusion-Fixed Monkey Eye”
Principal Advisor

1999-2000

Michael Ensor, BSE - 06/01/99 - 05/31/00
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
“Posterior Scleral Thickness Measurements in Perfusion-Fixed Normal and Glaucomatous Monkey Eyes”
Principal Advisor

1999 – 2000

Christopher J. Rintalan, BSE - 06/01/99 - 05/31/00
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
“Enlargement of the Anterior Scleral Canal Opening in Rhesus Monkeys with Early Experimental Glaucoma”
Principal Advisor

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GLAUCOMA CLINICAL FELLOWSHIP TRAINEES

2013 – 2014

Pui Yi, Boey, MD

2013 – 2014

Igor Estrovich, MD

2012 – 2013

Helen Koenigsman, MD

2011 – 2012

Derrick Pau, MD

2011 – 2012

Hanna Takusagawa, MD

2010 – 2011

Robert Kinast, MD

2010 – 2011

Yvonne Chu, MD

2009 – 2010

Chris Shen, MD

2008 – 2009

Marta Pazos Lopez, MD

2008 – 2009

Michael Lloyd, MD

2008 – 2009

Zack Hoffeldt, MD

2007 – 2008

Paul Mackenzie, MD

2006 – 2007

Hung Pham, MD

2004 – 2005

Adam Ahmadi, MD

2000 – 2001

Michael Magbalon, MD

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POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWS

2013 – 2014

Pui Yi, Boey, MD
“Longitudinal Rates of Change within SDOCT Optic Nerve Head Data Sets”

2013 – 2014

Camilla Zangali, MD
“3D Histomorphometric support for SDOCT ONH imaging”

2012 – 2013

Lin (Jonathan) He, PhD
“SDOCT Optic Nerve Head Progression Detection in Monkey and Human glaucoma”

2011 – 2012

Ruojin Ren, MD, PhD
“Post-mortem and SDOCT 3D reconstruction of the Optic Nerve Head”

2009 – 2010

Hongli Yang, PhD
“Post-mortem and in vivo 3D reconstruction of the Optic Nerve Head”

2007 – 2010

Cheri Stowell, PhD
“Proteomics of Early Experimental Glaucoma in the Monkey Eye”

2008 – 2009

Nick Strouthidis, MD
“SD-OCT Imaging of the Monkey and Human Optic Nerve Head”

2002 – 2004

Crawford Downs, PhD
“Optic Nerve Head Biomechanics of the Monkey Eye”

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

 

  1. Downs JC, Roberts MD, Burgoyne CF. Biomechanics of the optic nerve head. In: Encyclopedia of the Eye, Darlene AD (ed) Oxford: Academic Press; 2010:183-201.
  2. Burgoyne CF, Yang H, Downs JC. Chapter 16 - Clinical Cupping: Laminar and Prelaminar Components. In: Schacknow PN, Samples JR (eds), The Glaucoma Book: A Practical, Evidence-Based Approach to Patient Care. New York, NY: Springer 2010.
  3. Downs JC, Roberts MD and Burgoyne CF. Chapter 7: Mechanical Strain and Restructuring of the Optic Nerve Head. In: Glaucoma 1st edn. Shaarawy T, Sherwood MB, Hitchings RA and Crowston JG (eds). W. B. Saunders, London, 2009
  4. Sigal IA, Roberts MD, Girard MJA, Burgoyne CF, Downs JC. Chapter 20: Biomechanical Changes of the Optic Disc. In: Levin LA, Albert DM (eds), Ocular Disease: Mechanisms and Management. New York: Elsevier/Saunders; 2010.
  5. Burgoyne CF. Chapter 1: Why is the optic nerve important in the diagnosis and management of Glaucoma? In: Frequently Asked Questions in Glaucoma. Berlin, Heidelberg: Verlag-Springer GmbH, Berlin and Heidelberg; 2009.
  6. Burgoyne CF. Are Myopic Eyes more susceptible to glaucomatous damage? In: Important Questions About Glaucoma. Susanna R, ed. Cultura Medica, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2004.
  7. Burgoyne CF, Thompson HW, Mercante DE, Amin R: Basic issues in the sensitive and specific detection of optic nerve head surface change within longitudinal LDT TopSS images: Introduction to the LSU experimental glaucoma (LEG) study. In: Optic Nerve Head Imaging at the Millennium. Lemij H (ed). Kugler Publications, The Hague, Netherlands, 2000.

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