Author: Mona Kaleem

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Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Organisation: University of Maryland School of Medicine

Why Family History Matters

Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Organisation: University of Maryland School of Medicine

For World Glaucoma Week, Mona Kaleem on why family history matters with glaucoma… I began taking care of glaucoma patients well before I even decided on a career in the medical field. My first patient was my grandmother, a woman who had been widowed young and left to raise three children on her own. She overcame…