2005-2006 AAPOS President, Bronze Medalist
Michael X. Repka, MD
Dr. Repka is professor of ophthalmology and pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He currently holds the David L. Guyton, MD, and Feduniak Family Chair in ophthalmology. He has contributed in the fields of pediatric ophthalmology, strabismus, retinopathy of prematurity and pediatric neuro-ophthalmology. He led the Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group (PEDIG) from 1997 to 2009 as chair, and is currently a past chair for the research group. PEDIG’s network has conducted more than 20 clinical trials in pediatric ophthalmology. Dr. Repka was past president of AAPOS and has been awarded lifetime achievement awards from the AAO and AAPOS. Dr. Repka served as Vice-chair for Clinical Practice of the Wilmer Institute and Division Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus. He also served as the Medical Director for Governmental Affairs of the AAO and CPT Advisor to the AMA’s CPT Editorial Panel.