Ophthalmology research

Faculty Name:
David Krizaj

Department:
Ophthalmology

Faculty College:
Medicine

Email:
david.krizaj@hsc.utah.edu


Project Description:

Student trainees will study calcium regulation in retinal cells and/or and visual behavioral methods in animals lacking specific ion channels. Will learn about vision research and methods ranging from molecular/biochemical analysis to electrophysiology, optical imaging or behavioral assays. May present at meetings, coauthor papers.



Opportunity Type:

Volunteer; Earn independent study credit; Prepare a UROP proposal; Write an Honors Thesis


Student Role:

Project-dependent.


Student Benefits:

Learn to conduct & present vision research. May get publications.


Project Duration:

Minimum 20 hrs/week


Minimum Requirements: