UTMB ophthalmology residents awarded top posts

Posted: March 2009

Three residents graduating from the UTMB Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences residency program have captured top fellowships at distinguished medical centers around the U.S.

Department Chairman Bernard Godley said, "These fellowship opportunities are the launching pad for successful careers in academia or a subspecialty practice. It speaks to the talent of our residents as well as the strength of our residency program."

Congratulations to the following:

Meghan Flemmons, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmology
Duke Eye Center, Durham, NC

Ruben Ramirez, MD
Cornea & External Disease
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Jennifer Melton, MD
Cornea & External Disease
Shiley Eye Center at University of California-San Diego, San Diego, CA