Felipe Salgado Gil, MD

International Scholar

  •  PhD Student & Ophthalmology Resident | University of Chile
  •  Chile
  •   Artificial Intelligence | Implementation Science | Ophthalmology | Public Health

Languages: Spanish (Native), English Level B2

Bio statement

Ph.D. in Medical Sciences student and Ophthalmology Resident at the University of Chile. I was a student assistant in Surgery for 4 years under the tutorship of Dr. Stefan Danilla. Along with Dr. Marlene Vogel, I conducted studies on thyroid eye disease at the University of Chile’s Clinical Hospital. Currently, I am a basic and clinical researcher at the Laboratory of Ocular and Systemic Autoimmune Diseases, whose principal investigator is Dr. Cristhian Urzúa. In this laboratory, I have focused on uveitis biomarkers and artificial intelligence for AMD screening. I have presented this research at national and international high-impact congresses and journals.

Recent global health projects

Summer Visiting Fellowships for Emerging Global Health Leaders RFA 2023

Present the study “Combination of infrared reflectance and OCT imaging for age-related macular
degeneration screening via deep learning” at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 2023

Selected publications


Last Updated: 06 July 2023