HEI Congratulates 2015 Graduates

Alumni/Residents' Day culminates with a celebration of our graduates. Mentors presented certificates to those completing their subspecialty fellowships, while Dr. Kerr conferred diplomas to residents matriculating to the next phase of their medical careers. Congratulations to all of our graduates.

Charles and Brennen
Dr. Steve Charles congratulates graduating retina fellow Dr. Peter
Brennen, who will practice in Washington, DC.
Hoehn, Calderwood and Kerr
Drs. Hoehn (left) and Kerr (right) congratulate graduating
pediatric ophthalmology fellow Dr. Julie Calderwood, who joins
a practice in Huntsville, Alabama.
O'Donnell and Ditta
Dr. Thomas J. O'Donnell congratulates graduating neuro-ophthalmology
fellow Dr. Lauren C. Ditta, who joins our faculty.

Fowler and Fleming
Dr. Fleming congratulates graduating oculoplastic surgery fellow
Dr. Brian T. Fowler, who joins the HEI faculty.

Marais and Fowler
Drs. Ivan Marais (left) and Brian T. Fowler received the Lewis
and Hiatt teaching awards (respectively) from the graduating
residents for their outstanding mentorship.
Residents with Dr. Morris
A special "Toby" award is presented to William R. Morris, MD, (center) for his outstanding mentorship
by the graduating residents: (from left) Dr. Patrick Risch, who will practice ophthalmology in northwest
Arkansas, Dr. Michael Hood, who remains at HEI for a fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery,
Dr. T. Amerson Pegram, who begins an oculoplastics fellowship in San Antonio, Texas, and Dr. Austin
Bell, who begins a glaucoma fellowship at the University of Oklahoma.