Home Institution: Emory University
Fellowship Site: Addis Ababa University
Research Topic: Retinoblastoma
Dr. Wu will spend her fellowship year at Addis Ababa University in Addis Ababa under the mentorship of Jacquelyn O'Banion, MD, MSc and Tiliksew Teshome, MD. Her research will focus on helping formulate a national plan and referral network for screening and treatment of retinoblastoma.
Dr. Wu completed her undergraduate degree in engineering at Duke University, received her MD and MPH from the University of Minnesota, and recently finished her ophthalmology residency at the Casey Eye Institute at Oregon Health & Science University. She is now completing a global ophthalmology fellowship through Emory University. She hopes to continue clinical work and public health research in global ophthalmology.