Innovation Award—Community Service ~ 2015
Anne L. Coleman, MD, PhD
Director, UCLA Mobile Eye Clinic – Jules Stein Eye Institute
Dr. Anne L. Coleman is the Fran and Ray Stark Foundation Professor of Ophthalmology at the Stein Eye Institute (SEI) in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, as well as Professor of Epidemiology at UCLA’s Fielding School of Public Health. She serves as SEI Vice-Chair of the Academic Affairs Department of Ophthalmology and Director of the Center for Community Outreach and Policy, overseeing the UCLA Mobile Eye Clinic and Center for Eye Epidemiology.
The UCLA Mobile Eye Clinic provides high-quality eye care to underserved populations, particularly children and the elderly who lack access to health care as a result of finances, transportation problems or cultural and language barriers.