Sangeetha Metlapally, BSOpt, PhD, FAAO

  • Assistant Professor of Vision Sciences


PhD in Vision Science, University of Melbourne, Australia
BS in Optometry, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India
Elite School of Optometry, Chennai, India

Areas of Expertise

Professional Honors & Awards

NEI K23 award
NEI K12 award – Berkeley Clinician Scientist
Development Program (BCSDP)
Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarship
Melbourne International Research Scholarship
Fellow, American Academy of Optometry

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Optometry
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

Research Interests

Binocular Vision

Publications & Presentations


Masters Students

Jingyi (Alice) Tang, OD/MS’ 22 candidate
Anastasia Logotheti, OD/MS’ 24 candidate