Dr. Zarbin graduated from Dartmouth College (PhiBetaKappa, summa cum laude, with highest distinction, 1978). He graduated from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Medical Scientist Training Program, a?a, 1984). Dr. Zarbin completed resident and fellowship training (vitreoretinal surgery and medical retina) at the Johns Hopkins Hospital’s Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute (1985-1990) and was an Assistant Chief of Service at Wilmer (1989). Dr. Zarbin is Chair of the Institute of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, New Jersey Medical School (NJMS) and Chief of Ophthalmology at University Hospital in Newark, N.J. (1994-). He is a Professor of Ophthalmology and Neuroscience at NJMS and holds the Alfonse A. Cinotti, MD/Lions Eye Research Chair. Dr. Zarbin is co-Director of the Ocular Cell Transplantation Laboratory at NJMS. Dr. Zarbin has co-authored 170 peer-reviewed publications, 63 book chapters, 165 abstracts, and one book on age-related macular degeneration.