Joseph Carroll


Dr. Joseph Carroll is the Richard O. Schultz, MD / Ruth Works Professor of Ophthalmology and directs the Dennis P. Han, MD Advanced Ocular Imaging Program at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He earned his BS degree in Human Biology from the University of Wisconsin Green Bay and a PhD in Cell & Developmental Biology from the Medical College of Wisconsin. His work focuses broadly on applying non-invasive imaging tools to study inherited retinal conditions, including albinism, achromatopsia, retinitis pigmentosa, and Usher Syndrome. Dr. Carroll serves as the Editor-in-Chief of Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science and he has received numerous awards, including Vision Research Awards from the E. Matilda Ziegler Foundation (2007) and the Karl Kirchgessner Foundation (2007), a Research to Prevent Blindness Career Development Award (2008), a Young Investigator Award from the ALCON Research Institute (2012), ARVO Gold Fellow (2015), and the ARVO Foundation/Pfizer Ophthalmics Carl Camras Translational Research Award (2018). His research is funded by grants from the National Institutes of Health, as well as a number of public and private foundations.