Dr. Pollack is a Partner with Illinois Retina Associates in Chicago and Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Rush University Medical Center. He is President-elect of the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) and Scientific Program Chair of its 2017 Annual Meeting. He serves on the Executive Committee of the Foundation of the ASRS and on the Board of the Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness. Dr. Pollack was a founding Editor of the annual ASRS Preferences and Trends Survey, started in 1999. He has served as Director or invited faculty at numerous scientific meetings, published extensively, and participated in numerous clinical studies. Dr. Pollack has co-founded 3 physician-focused companies since 2004, including Vestrum Health, Covalent Medical, and Clarus Acuity Group.