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Ellen Chance Sanders, MD

Ellen Chance Sanders, MD

Dr. Sanders earned a bachelor or arts degree in music, with honors, from the University of North Carolina and a medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine.

Post-Doctoral Training

• Wake Forest University School of Medicine—internship in internal medicine department
• Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center—residency in ophthalmology

Licensure and Board Certification

• Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology

Hospital Appointments

• Martha Jefferson Hospital

Memberships, Offices & Committee Appointments

• American Academy of Ophthalmology
• American Medical Association

Awards & Honors

• Silver Research Award sponsored by the Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine
• Honor Council, Wake Forest University School of Medicine
• Honor Council and Dean’s List, University of North Carolina
• University of North Carolina Honors Program Study Abroad, London

Presentations

• “Topical 5-Fluorouracil Chemotherapy Versus Surgical Excision in the Treatment of Conjunctival Intraepithelial Neoplasia: Clinical Response & Recurrence Rate,” Annual Meeting, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2008
• “DSEK and Use of Autologous Serum,” Southeastern Corneal Conference, University of Miami, 2007
• “Traumatic Fungal Contamination of Anterior Chamber,” Trauma
Grand Rounds, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2007
• “Comparison of 5-Fluorouracil Chemotherapy Versus Surgical Excision
in the Treatment of Conjunctival Intraepithelial Neoplasia,” Annual Meeting, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2007
• “Varying Ptosis and Surgical Management,” Oculoplastics Semiannual Grand Rounds, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2007
• “Moebius, Duane’s and Goldenhar Syndromes,” Pediatric Ophthalmology Grand Rounds,Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2006
• “Management of Fungal Endophthalmitis,” Southeastern Cornea Conference, Emory University, Atlanta 2006
• “Fungal Endophthalmitis,” Cornea Grand Rounds, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2005

Bibliography

• Kroening L, Davis, Jr. “Management of Lower Extremity Riding Lawn Mower Injuries in Children,” Orthopedic Nursing., 2003 Mar-April, 19(2):29-37. (Researcher).

• Chance, Ellen T. “A Psychedelic Experience: The Beatles and LSD.” Senior Honors Thesis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Archives. 2000.