Jena J. Steinle, PhD, Named Director of the Center for Vision Research

Jena J. Steinle, PhD

Jena J. Steinle, PhD, has been named Director of the Center for Vision Research at the UT Hamilton Eye Institute. Dr. Steinle, who joined the faculty at HEI in 2007, is a very successful scientist and researcher. She has received numerous grants for her work developing treatments to prevent or even reverse damage caused by diabetic retinopathy.

"Dr. Steinle has a remarkable enthusiasm," says Department of Ophthalmology chair James C. Fleming, MD, FACS. "She infuses our research group with an energy for innovation, creating a vigorous environment for discovery at the Hamilton Eye Institute."

Inside Memphis Business article about Dr. Steinle's appointment.