Timothy Kern, Ph.D
Professor of Pharmacology, Medicine and Ophthalmology
Director of the Center for Diabetes Research
Case Western Reserve University

Arup Das, M.D., Ph.D.
Regents Professor and Chief, Division of Ophthalmology
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Rama Natarajan, Ph.D
Professor and Chair
Department of Diabetes Complications and Obesity
Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope

Martha D. Neuringer, Ph.D
Research Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Clinical Nutrition
Oregon Health Sciences University 

Dimitrios Morikis, Ph.D
Professor of Bioengineering 
University of California, Riverside

Lincoln Johnson, Ph.D
Director, Center for the Study of Macular Degeneration 
Associate Director, Neuroscience Research Institute
University of California, Santa Barbara

Umar Mohideen, Ph.D 
Professor and Chair of Physics and Astronomy,
University of California, Riverside