Education

Graduate School
Salus University (2000), Optometry
Other Post Graduate Training
Salus University (2000)
Medical School
University of North Texas Health Science Center (2014)
Residency
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2017), Neurology
Chief Resident
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2018), Neurology
Fellowship
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (2019), Neuro-ophthalmology
Fellowship
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (2020), Neuro-ophthalmology

Research Interest

  • Afferent Visual Function
  • Ganglion Cell Layer
  • MOG Associated Disease
  • Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Optical Coherence Tomography
  • Radiation induced optic neuritis
  • Retinal migraine
  • Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer

Publications

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K-D Balance: An objective measure of balance in tandem and double leg stances.
Zhang C, Talaber A, Truong M, Vargas BB, Digit Health 2019 Jan-Dec 5 2055207619885573

Books

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Honors & Awards

  • International Headache Academy Scholarship
    International Headache Academy scholarship award (2019-2019)
  • James A Sharpe Best Abstract by a Fellow Award
    Best Clinical Research Abstract (2019-2019)
  • Arnold P Gold Humanism Award
    UTSW Arnold P Goldman Humanism awarded to a resident physician (2018)
  • International Headache Academy Scholarship
    International Headache Academy scholarship award (2018-2018)
  • Parkland Hospital Neurology Resident of the Year
    Resident of the year recognition (2018-2018)
  • Stephen Damm Memorial Award
    Patient Care and Compassion (2018-2018)
  • Frontiers in Headache Research Scholarship
    Research Award (2017-2017)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Dallas Academy of Ophthalmology (2020)
  • North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (2018)
  • American Academy of Neurology (2014)