Ophthalmology And Visual Sciences

Chris A. Johnson, MSc, PhD, Dsc


Director, Visual Field Reading Center
Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Contact Information

Primary Office: B150  MTF
2501 Crosspark Road
Coralville, IA 52241-3210
Phone: 319-356-0384

Office: 11196F PFP
200 Hawkins Dr.
Iowa City, IA 52242

Email: chris-a-johnson@uiowa.edu


PhD, Psychology, Pennsylvania State University
BA, Psychology, University of Oregon
MSc, Psychology, Pennsylvania State University
DSc, State University of New York

Post Doctorate, Ophthalmology Research, University of Florida
Post Doctorate, Ophthalmology Research, University of California

Research Summary

I am currently the director of the Visual Field Reading Center at the University of Iowa. I have skills in the evaluation and interpretation of visual field information, and in determining the relationship between optic disc hemorrhages and visual field loss. I have maintained a long-standing interest in structure-function relationships in glaucoma.

Selected Publications

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Weleber R, Smith T, Peters D, Chegarnov E, Gillespie S, Francis P, Gardiner S, Paetzold J, Dietzsch J, Schiefer U, Johnson C.  VFMA: Topographic Analysis of Sensitivity Data From Full-Field Static Perimetry.  Translational vision science & technology.  2015 April 1. 4(2):14.

Johnson C, Sherman K, Doyle C, Wall M.  A comparison of false-negative responses for full threshold and SITA standard perimetry in glaucoma patients and normal observers.  Journal of glaucoma.  2014 June 1. 23(5):288-92.

Keltner J, johnson C, Cello K, Wall M, Nordic Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Study Group .  Baseline Visual Field Findings in the Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Treatment Trial (IIHTT).  Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci.  2014. 55(5):3200-07.

Johnson C.  Detecting functional changes in the patient's vision: visual field analysis.  IN: Samples J R, Schacknow P N, eds, Clinical Glaucoma Care: The Essentials. New York: Springer.  2014. 

Gardiner S, Demirel S, Johnson C, Swanson W.  Assessment of linear-scale indices for perimetry in terms of progression in early glaucoma.  Vision Res.  2011 August 15. 51(16):1801-10.

Anderson A, Johnson C, Werner J.  Measuring visual function in age-related macular degeneration with frequency-doubling (matrix) perimetry.  Optom Vis Sci.  2011 July. 88(7):806-15.

Gardiner S, Demirel S, Johnson C.  Perimetric indices as predictors of future glaucomatous functional change.  Optom Vis Sci.  2011 January. 88(1):56-62.

Sample P, Dannheim F, Artes P, Dietzsch J, Henson D, Johnson C, Ng M, Schiefer U, Wall M.  Imaging and Perimetry Society standards and guidelines.  Optometry and vision science.  2011 January 1. 88(1):4-7.

Artes P, Chauhan B, Keltner J, Cello K, Johnson C, Anderson D, Gordon M, Kass M, Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study Group .  Longitudinal and cross-sectional analyses of visual field progression in participants of the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study.  Arch Ophthalmol.  2010 December. 128(12):1528-32.

Terry A, Paulose-Ram R, Tilert T, Johnson C, Zhang X, Lee P, Saaddine J.  The methodology of visual field testing with frequency doubling technology in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2005-2006.  Ophthalmic Epidemiol.  2010 December. 17(6):411-21.

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