Jay Duker, MD
Jay S. Duker, MD is the Director of the New England Eye Center(NEEC) and Professor and Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology at Tufts Medical Center and Tufts School of Medicine in Boston. Dr. Duker received his MD magna cum laude from Jefferson Medical College. He completed his residency and fellowship in vitreo-retinal diseases at the Wills Eye Hospital. His clinical practice is limited to medical and surgical diseases of the posterior segment with emphasis on macular diseases, posterior uveitis, and intraocular tumors. He has published over 240 journal articles, with his major research interests including retinal imaging, retinal vascular diseases, and drug delivery to the posterior segment. He is a founder of Hemera Biosciences, a clinical stage company developing gene therapy for dry AMD.