Faculty

Lauren S. Blieden, MD

Associate Professor & Vice-Chair of Education, Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Dr. Blieden treats patients with Adult & Pediatric Glaucoma at the Alkek Eye Center and Texas Childrens Hospital. She completed medical school and residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, then went on to complete a fellowship in Glaucoma at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida. Dr. Blieden was faculty at McGovern Medical School for 5 years where she was the Medical Director of the Vale-Asche-Russell Clinical Trials Unit before “coming back home” to Baylor in 2017. She serves on national committees for the Childhood Glaucoma Research Network, the American Glaucoma Society, the National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasia, the Sturge-Weber Foundation, and the Undiagnosed Disease Network.