Advisors

Houman Hemmati, MD, PhD
Houman Hemmati, MD, PhD
Ophthalmology Advisor

Dr. Houman Hemmati is a board-certified ophthalmologist and Harvard-trained cornea specialist and has been Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at USC Keck School of Medicine and Attending Physician at LA County USC Medical Center. He also previously served as Director, Clinical Development at Allergan in the Ophthalmology Therapeutic Area, as Clinical Scientist on several Phase 1, 2, and 3 studies. In his scientific career, he invented a hydrogel for sustained-release topical drug delivery to the eye with Dr. Robert Langer at MIT.