J. William Harbour, MD
J. William Harbour, MD
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Titles & Positions

  • Professor and Chair Department of Ophthalmology UT Southwestern Medical Center

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Grant Information

Grant ID: RR220010
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of Established Investigators
Recruited From: 
University of Miami School of Medicine
Date Awarded: 
November 18, 2021
Grant Amount: 

J. William Harbour, M.D., is Professor and Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in ocular oncology.

Dr. Harbour earned his medical degree at Johns Hopkins University and completed a residency in ophthalmology at the Wills Eye Hospital of Thomas Jefferson University. He received advanced training through a fellowship in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute of the University of Miami, a fellowship in ocular oncology at the University of California, San Francisco, and research training in molecular oncology at Washington University in St. Louis.

Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, he joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2021.

Previously, Dr. Harbour held the Dr. Mark J. Daily, M.D., Endowed Chair at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, where he also served as Director of Ocular Oncology and Vice Chair for Translational Research. He also served as Associate Director for Basic Science at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center of the University of Miami.

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