Donald S. Minckler

Director Ophthalmic Pathology, Ophthalmology
School of Medicine

Recall Clinical Professor of Laboratory Medicine, Director of Ophthalmic Pathology, Ophthalmology
School of Medicine

M.D., Univ Oregon, 1964


M.S., University of Southern California, 2006

Phone: (949) 824-4122
Email: minckler@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
850 Health Sciences Road
Mail Code: 4375
Irvine, CA 92697

picture of Donald S. Minckler

Research
Interests
Optic nerve injury in glaucoma; complex glaucoma management
   
Academic
Distinctions
11 named lectures
50 visiting professorships
American Board of Ophthalmology Associate Examiner 1978-1998
Director American Board of Ophthalmology 1999-2006
President American Board of Ophthalmology 2006
American Board of Anatomic Pathology 1978
Editor-in-Chief Ophthalmology 1995-2003
Board of Trustees American Academy of Ophthalmology 1995-2003
President Glaucoma Research Society 1998-2003

Honors and Awards:

MD Cum Laude, 1964
Alpha Omega Alpha, 1964

Senior Resident Teaching Award
Ophthalmology
University of Southern California
1990 – 1993

Senior Resident Teaching Award
Ophthalmology
University of Southern California
1995 – 1998

Distinguished Achievement Award
Doheny – USC Professional Association
Distinguished Achievement Award
June 18, 2005

Award for Excellence in Resident Training
University of Southern California
Ophthalmology
1995

American Board of Ophthalmology
ABO certified 1975, recertified 2006
Associate Examiner, 1978 – 1998
Board of Directors
January 1999 –2006
Vice Chair 2005
Chairman of Board 2006

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Amatomic Pathology 1978

American Ophthalmological Society
Elected Member
1986-present
Appointed member AOS Thesis Committee
December 07 – June 09

Glaucoma Research Society
(formerly the Organizing Committee of the Glaucoma Society of the International Congress of Ophthalmology)
Elected Member 1986 – Present
Executive Committee
1990 – Present
President
6/98 - 4/2003

American Academy of Ophthalmology
Elected Fellow 1976 - present
Appointed member
Instruction Advisory Committee
American Academy of Ophthalmology
1982 – 1983

Appointed Member, Glaucoma Panel
Quality of Care Committee
American Academy of Ophthalmology
April 1988 - 1992

Chair, Instruction Advisory Committee
American Academy of Ophthalmology
1983 – 1985
Honor Award
American Academy of Ophthalmology
1986

Chair, Skiills Transfer Committee
Associate Secretary for Skills Transfer
American Academy of Ophthalmology
January 1986 - December 1991

Appointed Chair, ANSI Z-80
American Academy Sub-Committee on
Glacoma Drainage Implants
American National Standards Institute
1990 – 1997

Senior Honor Award
American Academy of Ophthalmology
1997
Appointed Editor-in-Chief
Ophthalmology
January 1995 – December 2002
Secretariat Award 2002
Member Board of Trustees
American Academy of Ophthalmology 1995-2002
Lifetime Achievment Award, June 2007
Secretariat Award, (Annual Meeting) 2008

Appointed member Ophthalmic Technology Assessment Committee
2006 - 2009

American Glaucoma Society (charter member)
1987-present
Elected Treasurer January 1992 - December 1996

Listed In Best Doctors in America 1995 -2010
Listed in Castle Connolly Top Doctors in America 2001-2010
Listed in Guide to America’s Top Ophthalmologists 2006-2010 (Consumer’s Research Council of America)
Listed in Cambride Who’s Who 2009 - 2010
Listed in Super Docs of Southern California, 2008-2010
Listed in Orange Coast Magazine as an “Orange County Physician of Excellence”, January 2010

Ronald Lowe Medal
Australian New Zealand Glaucoma Interest Group (ANZIG)
Sydney, Australia, February 1999

Resident teaching award
2008-2009
University of California Irvine
   
Publications 175 peer reviewed articles
18 symposia
125 abstracts
35 editorials
35 chapters in textbooks & manuals
   
Professional
Societies
American Academy of Opthalmology
American Ophthalmological Society
American Glaucoma Society
Glaucoma Research Society
American Society of Ophthalmic Oncology and Pathology
   
Other Experience Medical Corps
USN 1964—1969

   
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Last updated 08/12/2016