Christopher Joseph Rudnisky, MD, MPH, FRCSC - Ophthalmology

Dr. Christopher Rudnisky reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Rudnisky is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. His research interests include tele-ophthalmology, virtual retina, and resident participation surgery. He is a recipient of many awards including Capital Health's REACH Regional Innovation Award and Reach RAH Innovation Award in 2005.

Education and Training

MD: University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, 1999

Research Fellowship in Ophthalmology: University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, 1999–2000

Residency in Ophthalmology: University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, 2000–2005

Certifications

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, University of Alberta, Department of Ophthalmology, Edmonton, AB, 2005–present

Financial Disclosure

The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.

Dr. Rudnisky holds shares in Merck and Novartis.

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