Ron Adelman, MD, MPH, MBA, FACS

Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science; Director of the Retina and Macula Service

Research Departments & Organizations

Ophthalmology: Vitreoretinal Fellowship Faculty

Rizzolo Lab

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Interests

Diabetic Retinopathy; France; Germany; Macular Degeneration; Ophthalmology; Portugal; Retinal Detachment; Retinal Diseases; Spain

Research Summary

Specialized Terms: Retinal disease and surgery; macular degeneration; diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Diabetes Mellitus - Type 1 Hydroxychloroquine in Individuals At-risk for Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (TN-22)


  • Scientific Director, EVRS France; Portugal (2014)

    Dr Adelman was elected as the Scientific Director of European Vitreo-Retinal Society (EVRS).

  • President, CSEP United States (2014)

    Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons (CSEP)

  • Secretary and Executive Committee Member, EVRS Germany; Spain (2010 - 2014)

    Dr Adelman was elected as the Secretary and Executive Committee Member of European Vitreo-Retinal Society (EVRS).

  • Knight of the Blind Dominican Republic (2009)

    Dr Adelman was named "Knight of the Blind" by Connecticut Lions Eye Research Foundation in recognition of “outstanding work throughout the state and in the global community.”

  • Ophthalmology Twinning Progam Brazil (2008)

    Dr. Adelman coordinated with Dr. Brian DeBroff and Dr. Caleb Gonzalez a twinning program between the Yale Eye Center and the Sao Paulo Ophthalmology Program in Brazil. This included a joint course on the "Multspecialty Approach to the Complicated Cataract" which was been accepted as a course at the...

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Ron Adelman, MD, MPH, MBA, FACS
Office Location
Temple Medical Center
40 Temple Street, Ste 3rd Floor

New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
OphthalmologyP.O. Box 208061
New Haven, CT 06520-8061