Charlotte Yiyi Wang
OD OD - Doctor of Optometry

Title

Assistant Clinical Professor

Charlotte Yiyi Wang
OD OD - Doctor of Optometry

Title

Assistant Clinical Professor

Additional Job Duties

Vision Science PhD student
Graduate student instructor for VS 203B Geometric Optics
Vision Science Student Government DEIB Committee advisor

Education

OD
University of California, Berkeley, 2019

Residency
Primary Care & Community Health, University of California, Berkeley, 2020

PhD
Vision Science, University of California, Berkeley, Anticipated 2025

Publications

Wang Y, Bensaid N, Tiruveedhula P, Ma J, Ravikumar S, Roorda A (2019) Human foveal cone photoreceptor topography and its dependence on eye length, eLife 2019; 8:e47148. Link https://elifesciences.org/articles/47148

S. Nusinowitz, Y. Wang, P. Kim, S. Habib, R. Baron, Y. Conley & M. Gorin (2018) Retinal Structure in Pre-Clinical Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Current Eye Research, 43:3, 376-382. Link https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29135322/

About Dr. Wang

Dr. Charlotte Wang is an optometrist who has passion in primary eye care and ocular diseases. As a previous Berkeley Optometry primary care & community Health resident, she recently received the AAO Hopkins Comprehensive Eye Care Award. Dr. Wang is currently pursuing a PhD in Vision Science at UC Berkeley. Her research interest is using high resolution retinal imaging and psychophysics testing to study retinal structure and function in normal and diseased eyes. Her goal is to become a vision scientist in areas of retinal disease and myopia development and a clinical educator in primary care optometry and ocular disease.