Jeremy Keenan, MD, MPH

John P. Whitcher Endowed
Professorship in Ophthalmology


  • Columbia University, MD
  • Columbia University, MPH
  • St. Vincent's Hospital, Transitional Internship
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, Resident, Ophthalmology
  • Proctor Foundation, University of California, San Francisco, Fellow, Cornea and Uveitis

Dr. Jeremy Keenan is the Director of International Programs at the Proctor Foundation. He is part of the Proctor teams conducting randomized trials investigating trachoma elimination strategies (Ethiopia), the role of mass azithromycin distributions for reducing childhood mortality (Niger), and the effectiveness of village health workers for preventing corneal ulcers (Nepal). He is also involved in diagnostic studies investigating conventional and novel screening tools for glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy (India, Thailand), and conducts observational epidemiological studies on acanthamoeba keratitis (India, USA) and cytomegalovirus retinitis (Thailand).