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  • James J. Corbett, MD, FAAN

    corbett, james.jpgProfessor of Neurology - Chairman Emeritus
    Professor of Ophthalmology
    Phone: (601) 984-5501
    E-mail: jcorbett@umc.edu

    Areas of interest

    • Neuro-ophthalmology
    • Headache
    • General neurology

    Education

    • Undergraduate
      Brown University, 1962, Providence, RI
    • Medical school
      Chicago Medical School, 1966, Chicago, IL
    • Residency
      • Internal Medicine, 1966-68, Rhode Island Hospital Department of Medicine, Providence, RI
      • Neurology, 1968-71, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospital Department of Neurology, Cleveland, OH
    • Fellowship
      Neuro-Ophthalmology, 1969, University of California, San Fransisco
    • Service
      LCDR (Med) USNR, 1971-73, Portsmouth Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, VA 
    • Practice
      • Jefferson Medical School, 1973-77, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
      • University of Iowa, 1977-90, Hospitals and Clinics

    Research interests

    • General neuro-ophthalmology
    • Idiopathic intracranial hypertension
    • Visual aspects of hydrocephalus
    • Visual aspects of migraine, ocular and neurosarcoicosis
    • Optic neuritis

    Memberships

    • ANA
    • AAN
    • AUPN
    • NANOS
    • AOA

    Honors

    • Best Doctors in America, 1990-present