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Earl Palmer, MD, Ophthalmology, Portland, OR


Ophthalmology Portland, OR

Pediatric & Strabismus

Professor emeritus, Ophthalmology and Pediatrics, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine

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Education & Training

  • Baylor College of Medicine/Cullen Eye Institute
    Baylor College of Medicine/Cullen Eye InstituteResidency, Ophthalmology, 1974 - 1975
  • Oregon Health & Science University
    Oregon Health & Science UniversityResidency, Ophthalmology, 1971 - 1974
  • University of Colorado
    University of ColoradoResidency, Pediatrics, 1966 - 1968
  • Duke University School of Medicine
    Duke University School of MedicineClass of 1966
  • Ohio State University
    Ohio State UniversityB.A., Premed and German, Honors Program, 1959 - 1962

Certifications & Licensure

  • OR State Medical License
    OR State Medical License 1974 - 2015
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • The Air Force Commendation Medal USAF Captain, Medical Corps, 1971
  • Who’s Who in the West. Marquis Who’s Who, 2011
  • Who’s Who in American Education. Marquis Who’s Who, 2006
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Could Beta Receptor Blocking Partially Explain Racial Variation in Severity of Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)?  
    Good WV, Hardy RJ, Wallace D, Bremer D, Rogers DL, Siatkowski RM, De Becker I, Summers CG, Fellows R, Tung B, Palmer EA, Arch Ophthalmol, 1/1/2012
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity in Infants Weighing 500 Grams or Less at Birth Enrolled in the Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity Study  
    Wheeler DT, Dobson V, Chiang MF, Bremer DL, Gewolb IH, Phelps DL, Hardy RJ, Good WV, Fellows R, Tung BP, Palmer EA, Ophthalmology, 1/1/2011
  • Grating Visual Acuity Results in the Early Treatment of Retinopathy of Prematurity Study  
    The Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity Cooperative Group, Arch Ophthalmol, 1/1/2011
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Grant Support

  • CRYO-ROP Headquarters--Phase IVNational Eye Institute2000–2002
  • Cryo ROP Headquarters--Phase IVNational Eye Institute1999
  • CRYO-ROP Headquarters - Phase IIINational Eye Institute1995–1998
  • CRYO-ROP Participating Center Phase IIINational Eye Institute1995–1997
  • CRYO-ROP Visual Acuity CenterNational Eye Institute1994
  • Phase II Cryotherapy For Retinopathy Of PrematurityNational Eye Institute1991–1993
  • CRYO-ROP Participating CenterNational Eye Institute1990–1993
  • Cryotherapy For Retinopathy Of PrematurityNational Eye Institute1990
  • Multicenter Cryotherapy For Retinopathy Of PrematurityNational Eye Institute1985–1989
  • CRYO-ROP Participating CenterNational Eye Institute1985–1989