2019 – 2020
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, University of Michigan
2016 – 2019
Ophthalmology, University of Washington
2015 – 2016
Doctor of Medicine
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI
2011 – 2015
Doctor of Medicine, University of Washington
2006 – 2010
Bachelor of Science with Distinction and Magna Cum Laude
Microbiology with minor in Human Rights
University of Washington
Honors and Awards:
Murray and Jean Johnstone ARVO Resident Travel Award
Melvin and Nanette Freeman ARVO Resident Travel Award
Medical Student Research Training Grant
Mary Gates Research Scholar
Phi Beta Kappa
University of Washington Undergraduate Scholar
Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction
National Merit Commended Scholar
American Society of Human Genetics Award
2016 – Present
American Academy of Ophthalmology
2016 – Present
Washington Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons (WAEPS), Member-In-Training
2016 – Present
Association for Vision and Research in Ophthalmology (ARVO), Member-In-Training
2011 – 2018
Liaocheng People’s Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology – Shangdong, China
2016 – 2018
Seattle/King County Clinic, Seattle Center Foundation – Key Arena, Seattle, WA
2008 – 2009
AmeriCorps Students in Service, Seattle, WA
2007 – 2008
International Service Learning, Costa Rica and Nicaragua – Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health & Science University
Effect of prior glaucoma surgery on post-injection IOP elevation in patients undergoing anti-VEGF injections.” Presented at Resident Alumni Day, Seattle, WA
June 23, 2018. Semi-finalist
Comparison of injuries in martial arts: a cross-sectional approach.” Presented at Western Medical Student Research Forum
Carmel, CA. 2013
2013 – 2015
Medical Student Research
Medical Student Research Training Program
Mary Gates Research Scholars Program
Publications and Posters
Lam J, Menda S. Rapid anterior capsule contraction syndrome in retinopathy of prematurity with angle-closure glaucoma. Manuscript pending submission.
Lam J, Luttrell I, Ding L, Rezaei Ket al. Effect of prior glaucoma surgery on intraocular pressure immediately after Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor injection. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2019 Aug 6. Doi: 10.1007/s00417-019-04431-x.
Wen JC, Lam J, Banitt MR. Scleral Patch Graft With a Suture Reinforcement Technique in Surgical Management of Necrotizing Scleritis With Ectasia. Cornea. 2018;37(7):933-935. PMID: 29664747.
Lam J, Sifrig B, Jung H. Rapid Capsular Contraction with Secondary lntraocular Lens Dislocation Associated with Unspecified Rod-Cone Dystrophy: A Case Report. Case Rep Ophthalmol. 2018;9(1): 149-153. PMID: 29643798.
Lam J, Lee BS, Chen PP. The effect of electronic health records adoption on patient visit volume at an academic ophthalmology department. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016;16:7. PMID: 26762304.
Shibata Set al. Selective inhibitors of methionyl-tRNA synthetase have potent activity against Trypanosoma brucei infection in mice. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2011;55(5): 1982-1989. PMID: 212824 28.
Jocelyn Lam. “Evaluating a more conservative approach to congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction: an analysis of spontaneous resolution, surgical success, and negative outcomes.” Presented at Resident Alumni Day. Seattle, WA June 23, 2019.
Jocelyn Lam. “Effect of prior glaucoma surgery on post-injection IOP elevation in patients undergoing anti-VEGF injections.” Presented at Association for Vision and Research in Ophthalmology (ARVO), Honolulu, HI. May 2, 2018.
Jocelyn Lam. “Measurement of Ocular Rigidity in Patients Undergoing Anti-VEGF Injections.” Presented at Association for Vision and Research in Ophthalmology (ARVO), Baltimore, MD. April 30, 2017.
Jocelyn Lam. “Comparison of injuries in martial arts: a cross-sectional approach.” Presented at Medical Student Research Symposium, Seattle, WA 2012.
Jocelyn Lam. “Selective inhibitors of methionyl-tRNA synthetase have potent activity against Trypanosoma brucei infection in mice.” Presented at Undergraduate Research Symposium, Seattle, WA 2009.