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Christy Sheehy, PhD

Title(s)Postdoctoral Scholar, Neurology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Title(s)UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

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    University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CAPhD12/2015Vision Science
    University of Rochester, Rochester, NYMS05/2010Optics
    University of Rochester, Rochester, NYBS05/2007Optics
    Collapse Awards and Honors
    Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health2017  - 2018PRESCIENT Postdoctoral Fellowship
    University of California, Berkeley2015Patent – “Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscope for real-time eye tracking and method."
    2014  - 2015Turner Memorial Fund for Impaired Vision Research Award
    2013  - 2014Turner Memorial Fund for Impaired Vision Research Award
    SPIE2013Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship
    University of California, Berkeley2012Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award
    University of Rochester2007Optics Faculty Award

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    1. Sheehy CK, Bensinger ES, Romeo A, Rani L, Stepien-Bernabe N, Shi B, Helft Z, Putnam N, Cordano C, Gelfand JM, Bove R, Stevenson SB, Green AJ. Fixational microsaccades: A quantitative and objective measure of disability in multiple sclerosis. Mult Scler. 2020 Mar; 26(3):343-353. PMID: 32031464.
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    2. Anthony P. Kontos, Bianca T. Leonard, Valerie C. Snyder, Cyndi Holland, Min Zhang, Ethan S. Bensinger, Christy K. Sheehy, Michael W. Collins, Ethan A. Rossi. Changes in Fixational Eye Movements following Concussion. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 2019 Jun 1; 51(Supplement):578.
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    3. Sheehy CK, Beaudry-Richard A, Bensinger E, Theis J, Green AJ. Methods to Assess Ocular Motor Dysfunction in Multiple Sclerosis. J Neuroophthalmol. 2018 12; 38(4):488-493. PMID: 30418331.
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    4. Agaoglu MN, Sheehy CK, Tiruveedhula P, Roorda A, Chung STL. Suboptimal eye movements for seeing fine details. J Vis. 2018 05 01; 18(5):8. PMID: 29904783.
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    5. Mehmet Agaoglu, Christy Sheehy, Pavan Tiruveedhula, Austin Roorda, Susana Chung. Enhancing discrimination of fine spatial details with fixational eye movements: Is there an extra-retinal component?. Journal of Vision. 2017 Aug 31; 17(10):1157.
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    6. Sheehy CK, Tiruveedhula P, Sabesan R, Roorda A. Active eye-tracking for an adaptive optics scanning laser ophthalmoscope. Biomed Opt Express. 2015 Jul 01; 6(7):2412-23. PMID: 26203370.
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    7. Stevenson SB, Sheehy CK, Roorda A. Binocular eye tracking with the Tracking Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscope. Vision Res. 2016 Jan; 118:98-104. PMID: 25676884.
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    8. S. Stevenson, C. Sheehy, A. Roorda. Binocular Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscope design for eye tracking. Journal of Vision. 2013 Dec 27; 13(15):p29-p29.
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    9. Braaf B, Vienola KV, Sheehy CK, Yang Q, Vermeer KA, Tiruveedhula P, Arathorn DW, Roorda A, de Boer JF. Real-time eye motion correction in phase-resolved OCT angiography with tracking SLO. Biomed Opt Express. 2013 Jan 01; 4(1):51-65. PMID: 23304647.
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    10. Vienola KV, Braaf B, Sheehy CK, Yang Q, Tiruveedhula P, Arathorn DW, de Boer JF, Roorda A. Real-time eye motion compensation for OCT imaging with tracking SLO. Biomed Opt Express. 2012 Nov 01; 3(11):2950-63. PMID: 23162731.
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    11. Sheehy CK, Yang Q, Arathorn DW, Tiruveedhula P, de Boer JF, Roorda A. High-speed, image-based eye tracking with a scanning laser ophthalmoscope. Biomed Opt Express. 2012 Oct 01; 3(10):2611-22. PMID: 23082300.
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