John E. Sutphin, MD


John E. Sutphin, MD, Luther and Ardis Fry Professor and Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Kansas, was elected Vice-Chair of the American Board of Ophthalmology, with promotion to board chair in January 2015.  Actively involved in many key professional organizations, service highlights include Research and Scientific Program committees with the Eye Bank Association of America, and one year as Executive Secretary and five years as Executive Vice-President of the Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group.  Section Editor for “Clinical Practice” of The Ocular Surface, Dr. Sutphin is known for leading-edge clinical research in ocular infectious diseases and confocal microscopy.