John D Bullock

John D Bullock

Department of Ophthalmology
Wright State University
Boonshoft School of Medicine


Dr. John D Bullock is a graduate of Dartmouth College and Harvard Medical School. He completed an internship in internal medicine at Washington University in St. Louis before serving in the U.S. Navy. After residency training in ophthalmology at Yale University, he completed fellowships at the University of California, San Francisco, and the Mayo Clinic. He received a Master of Science degree in Microbiology and Immunology from Wright State University and a Master of Public Health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health. He completed additional training from the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, the CDC in Atlanta, the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and the Pasteur Institute in Paris. He worked as an ophthalmologist at the Albert Schweitzer Hospital in Haiti and held a clinical faculty position at Stanford University before coming to Wright State, where he served as professor and chair of the department of ophthalmology, professor of physiology and biophysics, associate professor of microbiology and immunology, and was named the Brage Golding Distinguished Professor of Research. Dr. Bullock is the author or coauthor of more than 240 scientific publications. He is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health, the American Ophthalmological Society, and the Cornea Society (Member with Thesis). He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and the American College of Epidemiology. He has received numerous honors and awards. For over ten years, Dr. Bullock has been investigating a worldwide outbreak of Fusarium keratitis (published, in part, in the New England Journal of Medicine), which was traced to an improperly stored and bottled contact lens solution.

Research interest:

Dr. John D Bullock’s interested in the fields of Ophthalmology, Retina Foundation, Computerized Optical Ocular Ray-Tracing, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery AND Orbital Surgery., etc