Dr. Fanelli is originally from suburban Philadelphia and attended the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, where he graduated in 1985. He has been in private practice since that time in coastal North Carolina, specializing in ocular disease management. He has lectured around the country at state and national meetings on a wide variety of topics dealing primarily with advanced diagnostic and therapeutic modalities. He has developed a course for certifying ODs in the use of injections in primary eye care that has been used by several states, and which was required for licensure renewal of North Carolina optometrists. Dr. Fanelli is a Contributing Editor for Review of Optometry and is the author of the bi-monthly Glaucoma Grand Rounds column. He is a past President of the North Carolina State Board of Examiners in Optometry. He is also a past Trustee of the North Carolina State Optometric Society, where he served as Continuing Education Chairman. He serves as chairman of the EyeSki Optometric Conference and the CE in Italy Conference. He is an adjunct faculty member of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. His email address is: faneleye@aol.com

Alberto O. González-García, MD, was an Assistant Professor at the Cuban Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery and a Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and Clinician at the Cuban Institute of Ophthalmology. Dr. González-García has completed a clinical fellowship in neuro-ophthalmology at the Cuban Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery and a glaucoma research fellowship at the Hamilton Glaucoma Center, University of California San Diego. Dr. González-García was the Chief Medical Officer and the Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of Diopsys, Inc., and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Olleyes, Inc.