Medical Advisory Board

Heru’s distinguished group of medical and scientific advisors hail from prestigious medical institutions, and are surgeons, academic leaders, researchers and authors. Our medical advisors provide key insight and direction as our company continues to develop our innovative product.

Eduardo C. Alfonso, M.D

  • Chairman, Heru’s Medical Advisory Board
  • Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • Director, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
  • Medical Director of Bascom Palmer’s Ocular Microbiology Laboratory
  • Holder of the Kathleen and Stanley J. Glaser Chair in Ophthalmology

Donald Budenz, MD, MPH

  • Kittner Family Distinguished Professor
  • Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, UNC School of Medicine
  • President, American Glaucoma Society
  • Editor of the Glaucoma issue of Current Opinion in Ophthalmology

Pradeep Ramulu, MD, MHS, PhD

  • Chief, Glaucoma Division, Professor Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University
  • Executive Editor, American Journal of Ophthalmology
  • Board of Directors, Program Committee Chair, American Glaucoma Society

William H. Seiple, PhD

  • Chief Research Officer, Lighthouse Guild
  • Research Professor of Ophthalmology at NYU School of Medicine
  • Adjunct Faculty, Aging in Vision and Action Team, Institut de la Vision
  • Visiting Professor at the University Pierre at Marie Curie, Paris, France