Brian VanderBeek, MD, MPH

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Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Ophthalmology

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Scheie Eye Institute
51 N. 39th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.A. (Biology)
University of Michigan, School of Literature, Science & Arts, 1999.
M.P.H (Toxicology)
University of Michigan, School of Public Health, 2001.
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 2005.
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2015.
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Selected Publications

Ranna Jahara interviews Brian L. VanderBeek: Study Examines Opioid Prescription Rates After Incisional Eye Surgeries. EyeWire News Oct 2019 Notes:

Neil Bressler interviews Brian L. VanderBeek: Association of Opioids with Ocular Surgery. JAMA Ophthalmology Sep 2019 Notes:

Alan Moses interviews Brian L. VanderBeek, MD: Opioid Prescriptions for Eye Surgery Patients Surge. US News and World Report, Health News Sep 2019 Notes:

John Kopp interviews Brian L. VanderBeek: Eye surgeons prescribed more opioids as procedures became less invasive, study finds. Philly Voice Sep 2019 Notes:

Hamedani Ali G, VanderBeek Brian L, Willis Allison W: Blindness and Visual Impairment in the Medicare Population: Disparities and Association with Hip Fracture and Neuropsychiatric Outcomes. Ophthalmic epidemiology 26(4): 279-285, Aug 2019.

Borkar Durga S, Sobrin Lucia, Hubbard Rebecca A, Kempen John H, VanderBeek Brian L: Techniques for improving ophthalmic studies performed on administrative databases. Ophthalmic epidemiology 26(3): 147-149, Jun 2019.

Carroll R, Scoles, D, VanderBeek BL: Characteristics of hydroxychloroquine retinopathy in African American patients. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Vancouver CA May 2019 Notes: Poster presentation.

Meer Elana, Shindler Kenneth S, Yu Yinxi, VanderBeek Brian L: Adherence to Clinical Trial Supported Evaluation of Optic Neuritis. Ophthalmic epidemiology Page: 1-8, May 2019 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Kolomeyer Anton M, Maguire Maureen G, Pan Wei, VanderBeek Brian L: Systemic Beta-Blockers and Risk of Progression to Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.) 39(5): 918-925, May 2019.

Li A, Jain N, Yu Y, VanderBeek BL : Association of Macular Disease with Long-term Use of Pentosan Polysulfate Sodium: Findings from a large US national insurance database. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Vancouver CA May 2019 Notes: Poster presentation.

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Last updated: 10/31/2019
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