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Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Hilary Beaver, M.D.

Hilary A. Beaver, M.D. 

Hilary A. Beaver, M.D.

Hilary M. Beaver, M.D.

Associate Member
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Director of Medical Student Affairs
Department of Ophthalmology
The Methodist Hospital
Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology
Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University

E-mail: habeaver@houstonmethodist.org
Phone: 713-441-8843
Fax: 713-793-1636


Education

B.S.   College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
Ph.D.   Univeristy of Virginia College of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA

Postdoctoral Training

Transitional Internship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Ophthalmology Residency, Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor Department of Ophthalmology, Houston, Texas

 

Biography

Dr. Beaver graduated with an M.D. from the University of Virginia in 1991. She completed her internship and residency in Ophthalmology at Baylor College of Medicine and The Cullen Eye Institute in Houston, Texas. She was an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and the Director of Medical Student Education in Ophthalmology at The University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences in Iowa City, Iowa before joining The Methodist Hospital Physicians Organization in 2009. Dr. Beaver is currently an Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology with Weill Cornell Medical College, and holds an adjunct faculty appointment in the Department of Ophthalmology at The University of Texas in Galveston. Dr. Beaver has an interest in medical student and resident education. She is a founding member and Vice President of the Association of University Professors Consortium of Medical Student Educators. She joined The Methodist Hospital Research Institute in 2010.

Major Areas of Research

Medical student education, resident education, ophthalmology competencies, geriatric ophthalmology

Recent Publications

Beaver HA. Pharmacologic Principles. In Fundamentals and Principles of Ophthalmology. Section 2. Basic and Clinical Science Course 2009-2010. San Francisco: American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chapter 16 (2009-2010).

Beaver HA. Ocular Pharmacotherapeutics. In Fundamentals and Principles of Ophthalmology. Section 2. Basic and Clinical Science Course 2007-2008. San Francisco: American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chapter 17 (2009-2010).

Beaver HA. Contributor, The Head and Neck, Ophthalmology section pp 181-187, 224-253, 281-284, plates 11-26 in DeGowin's Diagnostic Exam, 9th edition, LeBlond,RF, DeGowin FL, Brown DD, ed. McGraw-Hill Medical (2009).

Beaver HA. Refractive Error, in Geriatric Ophthalmology: A Competency Based Approach, Lee AG, Beaver HA, ed., Springer, 1 edition (2009).

Beaver HA. Cataracts and cataract surgery, in Geriatric Ophthalmology: A Competency Based Approach, Lee AG Beaver HA, ed., Springer, 1 edition (2009).

Beaver HA. Glaucoma and its management, in Geriatric Ophthalmology: A Competency Based Approach, Lee AG, Beaver HA ed., Springer, 1 edition (2009).

Beaver HA. Elder Abuse, in Geriatric Ophthalmology: A Competency Based Approach, Lee AG, Beaver HA ed., Springer, 1 edition (2009).

Lee G, Oetting T, Beaver HA, Carter K: The ACGME Outcome Project in Ophthalmology: Practical Recommendations for Overcoming the Barriers to Local Implementation of the National Mandate. Surv Ophthalmol. 54(4):507-517 (2009).

Oetting TA, Beaver HA, Johnson AT, Greenlee E, Henderson BA, Doan A, Lee AG. Planning for surgical competency: The University of Iowa experience. J Acad Ophthalmol. 2(1):23-32 (2009).

Rogers GM, Oetting TA, Lee AG, Grignon C, Greenlee E, Johnson AT, Beaver HA, Carter K. Impact of a structured surgical curriculum on ophthalmic resident cataract surgery complication rates. J Cataract Refract Surg. 35(11):1956-60 (2009).

Lee A, Beaver HA Geriatric Ophthalmology: A Competency-based Approach. Springer; 1 edition (2009) 

Lee AG, Beaver HA, Greenlee E, Oetting TA, Boldt HC, Olson R, Abramoff M, Carter K.Teaching and Assessing Systems-based Competency in Ophthalmology Residency Training Programs. Survey Ophthalmology. 52(6):680-689 (2007).

Lee AG, Golnik KC, Oetting TA, Beaver HA, Boldt HC, Olson R, Greenlee E, Abramoff MD, Johnson AT, Carter K. Re-engineering the Resident Applicant Selection Process in Ophthalmology: A Literature Review and Recommendations for Improvement. Survey
Ophthalmology. 53(2):164-176 (2008).

Abramoff MD, Folk JC, Lee AG, Beaver HA, Boldt HC. University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology Task Force on the ACGME Competencies. Teaching and Assessing Competency in Retinal Lasers in Ophthalmology Residency. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 39(4):270-280 (2008).

Beaver HA. Ocular Pharmacotherapeutics. In Fundamentals and Principles of Ophthalmology.  Section 2. Basic and Clinical Science Course 2008-2009. San Francisco: American Academy of
Ophthalmology, Chapter 18, pp 393-457 (2008).

Lee AG, Beaver HA, Boldt HC, Olson R, Oetting TA, Abramoff M, Carter K. Teaching and Assessing Professionalism in Ophthalmology Residency Training Programs, Survey
Ophthalmology. 52(3):300-314 (2007).

Lee AG, Greenlee E, Oetting TA, Beaver HA, Johnson AT, Boldt HC, Abramoff M, Olson R, Carter KD. The Iowa Ophthalmology Wet Laboratory Curriculum for Teaching and
Assessing Cataract Surgical Competency. Ophthalmology. 114(7):e21-6. (2007).

Oetting TA, Beaver HA, Johnson AT. IOL Design, Material, and Delivery. In Henderson, B. ed. Essentials of Cataract Surgery, SLACK Publishers. Thorofare, NJ. Chapter 17. pp 133-146 (2007).

Beaver HA. Pharmacologic Principles. In Fundamentals and Principles of Ophthalmology. Section 2. Basic and Clinical Science Course 2007-2008. San Francisco: American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chapter 17, pp 379-392 (2007).

Beaver HA. Ocular Pharmacotherapeutics. In Fundamentals and Principles of Ophthalmology. Section 2. Basic and Clinical Science Course 2007-2008. San Francisco: American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chapter 18, pp 393-457 (2007).

Oetting TA, Lee AG, Beaver HA, Johnson AT, Boldt HC, Olson RJ, Carter KD. Teaching and assessing surgical competency in ophthalmology training programs. Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers & Imaging. 37(5):384-93 (2006).

Lee AG, Boldt HC, Golnik KC, Arnold AC, Oetting TA, Beaver HA, Olson RJ, Zimmerman MB, Carter K. Structured journal club as a tool to teach and assess resident competance in practice-based learning and improvement. Ophthalmology. 113(3) (2006).

Links

Hilary A. Beaver, Department of Ophthalmology, The Methodist Hospital