Hilary Alexandra Beaver, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Associate Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


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 was a founding Vice President of the Association of University Professors Consortium of Medical Student Educators. She joined The Methodist Hospital Research Institute in 2010.

Description of Research

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

Education & Training

Residency , Baylor College of Medicine
Internship , Baylor College of Medicine
MD , University of Virginia School of Medicine
Publications

The value of maintenance of certification
Beaver, HA 2016, JAMA ophthalmology, vol 134, no. 9, pp. 974-975. DOI:

Geriatric cross-cutting issues in ophthalmology
Lee, AG & Beaver, HA 2016, . in Geriatrics for Specialists. Springer International Publishing, pp. 159-168. DOI:

A systematic review of best practices in teaching ophthalmology to medical students
Succar, T, Grigg, J, Beaver, HA & Lee, AG 2016, Survey of Ophthalmology, vol 61, no. 1, pp. 83-94. DOI:

Points To Remember: Ophthalmologic Care in the Adult Patient
Beaver, HA 2015, Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal, vol 11, no. 2, pp. 147-148. DOI:

HIV and cannot see
Prospero Ponce, CM, Al Zubidi, N, Beaver, HA, Lee, AG, Huey, DA & Chavis, PS 2014, Survey of Ophthalmology, vol 59, no. 4, pp. 468-473. DOI:

An update on eye pain for the neurologist
Lee, AG , Al-Zubidi, N , Beaver, HA & Brazis, PW 2014, Neurologic Clinics, vol 32, no. 2, pp. 489-505. DOI:

Rhino-orbital mucormycosis treated successfully with posaconazole without exenteration
Zhang, J, Kim, JD, Beaver, HA, Takashima, M & Lee, AG 2013, Neuro-Ophthalmology, vol 37, no. 5, pp. 198-203. DOI:

Development of a new valid, reliable, and internationally applicable assessment tool of residents' competence in ophthalmic surgery
Golnik, KC, Beaver, H, Gauba, V, Lee, AG, Mayorga, E, Palis, G & Saleh, GM 2013, Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society, vol 111, pp. 24-33.

Cataract surgery skill assessment
Golnik, KC, Haripriya, A, Beaver, H, Gauba, V, Lee, AG, Mayorga, E, Palis, G & Saleh, GM 2011, Ophthalmology, vol 118, no. 10. DOI:

Cataract surgical skill assessment
Golnik, KC, Beaver, H, Gauba, V, Lee, AG, Mayorga, E, Palis, G & Saleh, GM 2011, Ophthalmology, vol 118, no. 2. DOI:

Elder abuse
Beaver, H 2010, . in Geriatric Ophthalmology: A Competency-based Approach. Springer US, pp. 89-98. DOI:

Refractive error in the geriatric population
Beaver, H 2010, . in Geriatric Ophthalmology: A Competency-based Approach. Springer US, pp. 7-13. DOI:

Cataracts and cataract surgery
Beaver, H 2010, . in Geriatric Ophthalmology: A Competency-based Approach. Springer US, pp. 15-25. DOI:

Glaucoma in the elderly
Beaver, H 2010, . in Geriatric Ophthalmology: A Competency-based Approach. Springer US, pp. 27-36. DOI:

Geriatric ophthalmology: A competency-based approach
Lee, AG & Beaver, HA 2010, . Springer US. DOI:

Impact of a structured surgical curriculum on ophthalmic resident cataract surgery complication rates
Rogers, GM, Oetting, TA, Lee, AG, Grignon, C, Greenlee, E, Johnson, AT, Beaver, HA & Carter, K 2009, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, vol 35, no. 11, pp. 1956-1960. DOI:

The ACGME Outcome Project in Ophthalmology: Practical Recommendations for Overcoming the Barriers to Local Implementation of the National Mandate
Lee, AG, Oetting, T, Beaver, HA & Carter, K 2009, Survey of Ophthalmology, vol 54, no. 4, pp. 507-517. DOI:

Teaching and assessing competency in retinal lasers in ophthalmology residency
Abràmoff, MD, Folk, JC, Lee, AG, Beaver, HA & Boldt, HC 2008, Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging, vol 39, no. 4, pp. 270-280.

Re-engineering the Resident Applicant Selection Process in Ophthalmology: A Literature Review and Recommendations for Improvement
Lee, AG, Golnik, KC, Oetting, TA, Beaver, HA, Boldt, HC, Olson, R, Greenlee, E, Abramoff, MD, Johnson, AT & Carter, K 2008, Survey of Ophthalmology, vol 53, no. 2, pp. 164-176. DOI:

Teaching and Assessing Systems-based Competency in Ophthalmology Residency Training Programs
Lee, AG , Beaver, HA, Greenlee, E, Oetting, TA, Boldt, HC, Olson, R, Abramoff, M & Carter, K 2007, Survey of Ophthalmology, vol 52, no. 6, pp. 680-689. DOI: