Dr. Lofti Merabet
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School.
Director, The Laboratory for Visual Neuroplasticity. Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. Boston, MA.
Lotfi Merabet is a clinician-neuroscientist investigating how the brain adapts to the loss of sight. He completed his doctorate degree in neuroscience (University of Montréal) and clinical doctorate in optometry (New England College of Optometry). He then continued his post-doctoral training at Harvard Medical School, Boston University, and the MGH Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging and completed his Master’s degree in Public Health (Harvard). In 2010, he joined the faculty of the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary as a clinical-researcher. His work is currently supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Dr. Merabet currently serves as member of the Board of Directors and Trustees for the Carroll Center for the Blind and the National Braille Press.
Lotfi B. Merabet, OD PhD MPH
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
20 Staniford Street
Boston, MA 02114