Dr Allison Jarstad – Publications

BLOG POSTS/INTERVIEWS WITH DR. JARSTAD

  • Jarstad comments on being a female Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine: https://nanodropper.com/blog/2020/11/20/female-dos-arent-what-you-saw-in-that-figs-ad-just-ask-allison-jarstad-do-ophthalmologist” https://nanodropper.com/blog/2020/11/20/female-dos-arent-what-you-saw-in-that-figs-ad-just-ask-allison-jarstad-do-ophthalmologist
  • Reaching Summits and Delivering Eye Care Around the World: https://crstoday.com/articles/2020-mar/reaching-summits-and-delivering-eye-care-around-the-world/
  • Five Questions with Dr. Allison Jarstad: https://www.eyephysiciannetwork.com/2020/04/22/five-questions-with-dr-allison-jarstad/
  • Jarstad gives advice to medical students for the Ophthalmology Match: http://eyesteve.com/author/ajarstad/” http://eyesteve.com/author/ajarstad/

PUBLICATIONS/ARTICLES

  • Jarstad A, Farid M. “ACIOL Complications and Management,” in Chang D, Argarwal A and Lee B (eds) Advanced IOL Fixation Techniques. Thorofare: SLACK Incorporated, 2019. Print.
  • Stagg, Brian, Balamurali K Ambati, and James Gilman. Diagnostic Ophthalmology. Salt Lake City: Amirsys Publishing, Inc., 2014. Print. (Contributed multiple chapters)

PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

  • Shumway C, Aggarwal S, Farid M, Muniz-Castro H, Jarstad A, Garg S, Kedhar S, Wade M. Penetrating keratoplasty using femtosecond laser: A comparison of postoperative visual acuity and astigmatism by suture pattern. Cornea. 2018.
  • Jarstad A, Carruth B, Puoplo N, Spitzer S. Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty for treatment of corneal perforation associated with morganella morganii keratoconjunctivitis. Submitted to JAMA Ophthalmology.
  • Jarstad J, Jarstad A, Chung, G, Tester R, Day L. Immediate postoperative intraocular pressure adjustment reduces risk of cystoid macular edema after micro-incision coaxial phacoemulsification cataract surgery. Korean J Oph. 2017 Feb;31(1): 39-43.
  • Moshirfar M, Imbornoni LM, Muthappan V, Williams L, Khalifa YM, Jarstad A, Sikder S. In vitro pilot analysis of uniformity, circularity, and concentricity of DSAEK donor endothelial grafts prepared by a microkeratome. Cornea. 2014 Feb;33(2):191-6.
  • Kinard K, Jarstad A, Olson RJ. Correlation of visual quality with satisfaction and function in a normal cohort of pseudophakic patients. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2013 Apr;39(4) :590-7.
  • Moshirfar M, Jarstad A, Khalifa YM. Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty: why does the donor tissue roll? Cornea. 2013 Apr;32(4):e52-3.

POPULAR PRESS PUBLICATIONS

  • May 2018 Jarstad A, Farid M. “Next-Level Ocular Surface Management in the Cataract Surgery Patient.” Ophthalmology Management..
  • May 2018 Jarstad A, Garg S. “What’s in the Pipeline for Ocular Surface Disease.” Ophthalmology Management.

PRESENTATIONS AND POSTERS

  • Oct 11, 2019 Yin H, Nord J, Cheng A, Jarstad A, Dhanireddy S, Verdier D, Weisenthal R. Evaluation of the long-term visual outcomes of DSAEK and DMEK in the fellow eye of the same patient.
    Podium presentation. 2019 Cornea and Eye Banking Forum. Chicago, IL.
  • May 3-7, 2019 Jarstad A, Tran E, Tabin G. “Clinical and Socioeconomic Characteristics of Corneal Transplantation in Rwanda.” Poster presentation at 2019 American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery annual conference. San Diego, CA.
  • May 5-9, 2017 Jarstad A, Carruth B, Schultze R, Spitzer S. “DSAEK for treatment of Morganella morganii corneal perforation.” Poster presentation at 2017 American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery annual conference. Los Angeles, CA.
  • April 1-6, 2017 Meeker A, Jarstad A, Ko M. “Ophthalmic findings in a Hunter Syndrome patient on enzyme replacement therapy.” Poster presentation at 2017 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society annual conference. Washington DC.
  • April 15-16, 2016 Jarstad A, Alpert, S. “The not so nice spice: two cases of vision loss following synthetic marijuana (“spice”) use.” Poster presentation at 2016 Annual Central New York Vision Forum. Syracuse, NY
  • April 15-16, 2016 Jarstad A, Grant L, Carruth B. “There really is no “safe cigarette” An unusual intraorbital foreign body.” Poster presentation at 2016 Annual Central New York Vision Forum. Syracuse, NY.
  • April 15-16, 2016 Jarstad A. “Glaucoma Management”. Podium presentation at 2016 Annual Central New York Vision Forum Technicians Meeting. Syracuse, NY.
  • Nov 18-21, 2012 Jarstad A, Jarstad J. Effects of immediate postoperative intraocular pressure adjustment in reducing the risk of cystoids macular edema after uncomplicated micro incision coaxial phacoemulsification cataract surgery. Poster presented at 2014 Annual Meeting of American Academy of Ophthalmology. Chicago, IL.

RESEARCH

  • 06/2010 – 08/2010
    RESEARCH ASSISTANT. University of Utah Moran Eye Center, Salt Lake City, UT Principal Investigator, Dr. Randall Olson, M.D.
    AcrySof Glistenings
    Clinical investigation of effect of glistenings on visual acuity and contrast resolution in patients 1-3 years following cataract surgery

TEACHING

  • Nov 2019 Lecturer – International ophthalmology and MSICS. University of California, Irvine, CA
  • June 2019Organizer and Instructor – MSICS course and wet lab. Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
  • May 2019 Grand Rounds Presentation – Around the World in 365 Days: Life of a Global Ophthalmology Fellow, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
  • April 2019 Lecturer –HSV Keratitis, corneal topography, acanthamoeba keratitis, Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia
  • March 2019 Lecturer –“HSV Keratitis,” St. Pauls Teaching Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • March 2019 Organizer and Lecturer – International Council of Ophthalmology annual exam review course, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Co-organized entire review course, lectured on pathology, microbiology, strabismus, low vision, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Feb 2019 Lecturer –Refractive Surgery, HSV Keratitis, Corneal topography, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), Kumasi, Ghana
  • Jan 2019 Lecturer –“Cornea Topography,” Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana
  • Jan 2019 Lecturer –“Cornea Transplantation Techniques,” Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra Ghana
  • Jan 2019 Lecturer –“Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency,” Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana
  • Dec 2018 Lecturer –“Topography for the Anterior Segment Surgeon,” Biratnagar Eye Hospital, Nepal
  • Dec 2018 Lecturer –“Introduction to Refractive Surgery,” Biratnagar Eye Hospital, Nepal
  • Oct 2018 Instructor –MSICS course, American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL
  • Sep 2018 Lecturer –Congenital corneal anomalies, corneal degenerations, cornea transplant surgery, rejection and management. Rwanda International Institute of Ophthalmology. Kigali, Rwanda.
  • May 2018 Instructor –MSICS course, UC Irvine Department of Ophthalmology.
  • April 2018 Lecturer –“Secondary Intraocular Lens Placement Techniques,” University of California, Irvine
  • Dec 2017 Lecturer –“Keratolimbal Allograft for Corneal Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency,” Kansas University Medical Center
  • Dec 2017  Lecturer –“Herpes Simplex Virus and the Eye,” Kansas University Medical Center
  • Oct 2017 Instructor – Microsurgery Course, UC Irvine Department of Ophthalmology
  • Aug 2017 Instructor – Medical student ophthalmology course, University of California, Irvine
  • Aug 2016 Instructor – Medical student ophthalmology course, Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
  • Aug 2015 Lecturer –“Ophthalmic emergencies” and slit lamp tutorial. Crouse Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine, Syracuse, NY

 INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL WORK

  • 4/2019 HIMALYAN CATARACT PROJECT/CUREBLINDNESS.ORG. Cornea surgery training with Dr. Argaw Shire, Dr. Demose Delelegn, and Dr. Helen Sisay at Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia.
  • 4/2019 HIMALAYAN CATARACT PROJECT/CUREBLINDNESS.ORG. Cornea surgery training with Dr. Dawit Gidday at Arbaminch Hospital, Arbaminch, Ethiopia.
  • 3/2019 HIMALAYAN CATARACT PROJECT/CUREBLINDNESS.ORG. Cataract outreach. Cape Coast, Ghana.
  • 2/2019 HIMALAYAN CATARACT PROJECT/CUREBLINDNESS.ORG. Cataract outreach. Old Fangak, South Sudan.
  • 1-3/2019 HIMALAYAN CATARACT PROJECT/CUREBLINDNESS.ORG. Cornea surgery training with Dr. Gladys Fordjour at Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) in Accra, Ghana and. Dr. Kwadwo Amoah at Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Kumasi, Ghana. Cataract outreach at KBTH
  • 9/2018 RWANDA INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF OPHTHALMOLOGY Cataract outreach. Kinihira, Rwanda.
  • 9/2018 HIMALYAN CATARACT PROJECT/CUREBLINDNESS.ORG. Cataract outreach. Mekele, Ethiopia.
  • 8/2018 HIMALYAN CATARACT PROJECT/CUREBLINDNESS.ORG. Cataract outreach. Arbaminch, Ethiopia.
  • 8/2018 HIMALYAN CATARACT PROJECT/CUREBLINDNESS.ORG. Cornea surgery training with Dr. Muna Elisante. Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Center (KCMC), Moshi, Tanzania
  • 4/2018 MBS MINISTRY. Cataract outreach. Mandeville Regional Hospital, Jamaica.
  • 11-12/2013 PROJECT HOPE. Ophthalmology elective at NRI Hospital in Vijayawada, Andrha Pradesh, India
  • 2/2013 PACIFIC NORTHWEST SURGICAL OUTREACH. Combined general surgery and eye-glasses distribution mission trip to Morobo County, South Sudan.
  • 6-7/2012 OHIO UNIVERSITY INFECTIOUS AND TROPICAL DISEASE INSTITUTE. One-month eye-glasses screening and distribution trip throughout Ecuador.
  • 10/2011 PACIFIC NORTHWEST SURGICAL OUTREACH. Surgical trip to Dessalines, Haiti
  • 3/2010 REACH BEYOND BORDERS. Medical trip to Guatemala
  • 5/2009 DESERET INTERNATIONAL. Ophthalmology trip to Jakarta, Indonesia
  • 6/2007 DESERET INTERNATIONAL. Ophthalmology trip to Jakarta, Indonesia