Natalia I. Kurysheva
Head of the Department of Eye Diseases of the Medical and Biological University of Innovation and Continuing Education of the Federal Medical and Biological Agency of Russia (FMBA), prof. of the Department of Ophthalmology at the Postgraduate Education Academy of FMBA of Russia, Head of Consultative and Diagnostic Department of the Ophthalmological Center of FMBA of Russia, member of the European Glaucoma Society (EGS) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), honorary member of the Italian Glaucoma Society, scientific supervisor and coordinator of the "Glaucomatous Optic Neuropathy" Federal Target Program, the representative of the Russian board of the European Association of the evidence-based Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine. Research interests: etiology, pathogenesis, laser and surgical treatment of glaucoma, neuroprotection, angle-closure, normotensive and pseudoexfoliative glaucoma, retinal diseases. For the last 10 years, has been studying new methods for visualizing the optic nerve and retina in glaucoma, disease progression and ocular blood flow. The author of over 300 scientific works including papers in international peer-reviewed journals, monographs on diagnostics and treatment of glaucoma and ocular blood flow as well as 10 patents for inventions. Member of the Editorial Boards of National Journal Glaucoma (Russia) and Ophthalmology in Russia (Russia), a reviewer for more than 10 peer-reviewed journals, including British Journal of Ophthalmology. Awarded by the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation for the development of scientific research on topical problems of fundamental and applied science in the field of education, achievements in the training of highly qualified specialists, for the introduction of new forms and methods of teaching into the educational process.