Dr.Grant

Calvin Alexander Grant, MD

Calvin Alexander Grant, MD

Medical School

University Of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

100 Stemmler Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Internship

Cambridge Hospital
Harvard Medical School
1493 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA 02138

Ophthalmology residency

MA Eye and Ear Infirmary Harvard Medical School
243 Charles St.
Boston, MA 02114

Fellowship

University of Iowa Healthcare
200 Hawkins Dr.
Iowa City, IA 52246

 

Research

OSI/Eyetech/Pfizer Consultant 2006

Responsibilities: Present novel uses for Macugen, review product materials, marketing, and providing insight into market direction.

 

ISTA Pharmaceuticals Speakers Bureau 2006

Responsibilities: Present contemporary uses of topical NSAIDS from a vitreoretinal perspective.

 

Genetech ANCHOR Principal Investigator 2003 MARINA Sub-PI 2003

Responsibilities: Maintaining and operating a site Phase II/III investigation of Lucentis.

Chorioretinal Venous Anastomosis in Retinal Vein Occlusion Models 1999 Preceptor: Donald J. D’Amico, MD, MEEI

 

Adeno-associated Virus Mediated Gene Therapy to the Murine Retina 1994-5 Preceptor: Tiansen Li, PhD, MEEI

 

Congenital Cataract in Murine Models

Preceptor: Dwight Stambolian, MD, PhD, University Pennsylvania 1992

 

Bioenergetics of Sepsis

Preceptor: Danny 0. Jacobs, MD, Harvard Medical School, 1990

 

Mutanogensis of Alar

Preceptor: Franklin Ampy, MD, Howard University 1991

 

Honors/Awards:

American Academy of Ophthalmology Board Certification June 2002

 

Heed Fellowship 2000

 

Oliver Prize in Ophthalmology 1996 University of Pennsylvania

School of Medicine

 

Howard Hughes Medical Institute 1994

Medical Student Fellowship

 

National Institute of Health

Medical Student Training Grant 1992, 1995

Honors/Awards Cont’d Howard University:
Phi Beta Kappa 1990 Beta Kappa Chi 1990

Harvard University Research 1990

Zoology Assistantship 1990-91, 1989-90 Honors Research 1989-90

Board of Trustees Scholarship 1988-91

 

Organizations:

American Society of Retinal Specialists 2002 Section Editor Periodical American Medical Association 2002

American Academy of Ophthalmology 2002 New Jersey Medical Association 2002
National Medical Association 2002
Massachusetts Medical Society 1999

Howard University Preprofessional Society 1989-91

 

Publications:

Grant CA, Berson EL Treatable Retinal Degenerations Associated with Systemic Neurological Disorders. Intl Ophthalmol Clinics. Winter 2001;41(1):103-106

 

Grant CA and Rubin PAD, An Inferotemporal Foreign Body Presenting as an Infraorbital Mass. Arch Ophthalmol 2000 Jul; 18(3):993-5

 

Grant CA and Azar D, Ultrasound Biomicroscopy in the Diagnosis and Management of Limbal Dermoid, Am J Ophthalmol 1999 Sep; 128(3):365-7

 

Grant CA, Ponnazhagen S, Wang XS, Srivastava A, Li T. Evaluation of Recombinant AAV as a Gene Transfer Vector for the Retina. Curr Eye Res. 1997 Sep; 16(9):949-56

 

Jacobs DO, Kobayashi T, Imagire J, Grant CA, Kessely B, Wilmore DW. Sepsis Alters Skeletal Muscles Energetics and Membrane Function. Surgery 1991. Aug; 110(2):318-25