Jason H Skalet, M.D.
Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cornea and External Disease and Uveitis, Advanced Cataract Surgery
Board Certified, American Board of Ophthalmology
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Dr. Skalet's Education
2012 Associate Physician, EyeHealth Northwest, Oregon City and Milwaukie, OR
2003 MD. University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
2007-2008 Fellow in Cornea, External Disease, Refractive Surgery, and Uveitis, Francis I. Proctor Foundation/University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
|HOSPITAL OR AFFILIATED INSTITUTION APPOINTMENTS||
2011-2012 Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 2008-2012 Specialist in Cornea and Uveitis, The Permanente Medical Group, Northern California, Oakland and Richmond, CA 2007-2011 Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 2004-2007 Instructor of Ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
2010-2011 Fellowship Instructor for Fellow in Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Surgery, University of California San Francisco 2011-2012 Peer Mentor, Department of Ophthalmology, Physicians Helping Physicians Program, The Permanente Group, Northern California, Oakland and Richmond, CA 2010- 2012 Ophthalmology Liaison for Kaiser Longitudinal Integrated Clerkship (KLIC) Program for Medical Students, University of California San Francisco and Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA
|AWARDS AND HONORS||
2002 Nagoya University Program for Academic and Cultural Exchange Scholarship Recipient, Nagoya, Japan 1998 Bridging the Gaps Award for design and implementation of health curriculum for foster children living in West Philadelphia, PA 1996 Webster Foundation Award for neuroscience research, Amherst College
|RESEARCH AND INTERNATIONAL SERVICE EXPERIENCE||
2008 Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand Participated in a site visit to develop a collaboration between the Francis I. Proctor Foundation and the Chiang Mai University Department of Ophthalmology to study telemedicine diagnosis of cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients with human immunodeficiency virus.
2007 Aravind Eye Institute, Madurai, India Participated in a multi-center international study investigating the use of steroids in the treatment of corneal ulcers as a member of the Francis I. Proctor team.
2004, 2007 Princess Marina Hospital Department of Ophthalmology, Gabarone, Botswana Developed a clinical resident elective in ophthalmology at the Princess Marina Hospital which fosters an ongoing clinical relationship between the Scheie Eye Institute and the Princess Marina Hospital.
2001-2002 Research student, Laboratory of Eric Pierce, MD PhD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Studied the molecular basis for retinal degeneration in retinitis pigmentosa.
2002 Research student, Laboratory of Makoto Nakamura, MD, Nagoya University Department of Ophthalmology Investigated genotype-phenotype correlations in retinal degeneration.
2002 Nagoya University Program for Academic and Cultural Exchange, Nagoya, Japan Participated in university cultural exchange program including observership in ophthalmology at Nagoya University Medical Center.
|PUBLICATIONS AND ABSTRACT PRESENTATIONS||
Skalet, J.H., Fram, N.R., Hwang, D.G. Use of Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography (ASOCT) to Examine Differential Changes in Graft and Recipient Corneal Thickness After Descemet’s Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK). The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, April 27-May 1, 2008.
Fram, N.R., Skalet, J.H., Hwang, D.G. Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) in a High-Risk Patient Population. The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, April 27-May 1, 2008.
Liu, Q., Lyubarsky, A., Skalet, J.H., Pugh, E.N. Jr, Pierce, E.A. (2003) RP1 is Required for the Correct Stacking of the Outer Segment Discs. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 44(10): 4171-83.
Nakamura, M., Skalet, J., Miyake, Y. (2003) RDH5 Gene Mutations and the Electroretinogram in Fundus Albipunctatus with or without Macular Dystrophy. Documenta Ophthalmologica 107(1): 3-11.
Skalet, J., Liu, Q., Pierce, E.A. Doublecortin Domains in the RP1 Protein Contribute to its Interaction with Microtubules in the Photoreceptor Connecting Cilia. The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, May 4-10, 2002.
Skalet, J.H., Update on Corneal Surgery Techniques. Lecturer for Kaiser Permanente Optometry Continuing Medical Education Program, Oakland CA, January 2009.
Skalet, J.H., Diseases of the Anterior Segment. Guest panelist for resident review course, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand, January 2008.
Skalet, J.H., LASIK Patient Education Seminar. University of California, San Francisco, August 2007.
Skalet, J.H., Ophthalmic Manifestations of Systemic Diseases. Lecturer for Ophthalmic Nursing Program, Princess Marina Hospital, Gabarone, Botswana, March 2007.
Skalet, J.H., Identification and Treatment of Glaucoma. Lecturer for Ophthalmic Nursing Program, Princess Marina Hospital, Gabarone, Botswana, March 2007.
Skalet, J.H., Fungal Diseases of the Eye. Internal Medicine Resident Lecture Series, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, November 2006.
Skalet, J.H., Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: A Case Report. Heed Adler Lecture, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania, April 2006.
Skalet, J.H., The Residency Match 101. Lecturer for third year medical students, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, April 2003.
2008-present The Cornea Society
2008-present The American Society of Cataract and Refractive surgery
2004-present American Academy of Ophthalmology
1998-present American Medical Association
2008-present American Board of Ophthalmology, Board-certified
2007-present California Medical License
2012-present Oregon Medical License