Dr. JONATHAN MICIELI is a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist and fellowship-trained Neuro-Ophthalmologist. He is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences in the Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences at the University of Toronto and is an ophthalmology consultant for the Toronto FC MLS soccer team. He obtained his undergraduate degree in Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology at the University of Toronto and his medical degree at McGill University. He completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Toronto where he was awarded the Duncan Jamieson Memorial Prize and the Woywitka Cup Award for the resident with the highest standing over five years. He completed a Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia with Drs. Nancy Newman and Valerie Biousse.
Dr. Jonathan Micieli is interested in medical student, resident and fellow education. He is the Neuro-Ophthalmology/Neuro-Otology pre-clerkship lead for the undergraduate medical curriculum at the University of Toronto and regularly supervises and teaches ophthalmology, neurology and neurosurgery residents. He is the author of Case-Based Neuro-Ophthalmology, a book of multiple choice questions and explanations for ophthalmology and neurology residents. He has published neuro-ophthalmology education pieces and reviews in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), JAMA Ophthalmology and the North-Ophthalmology Virtual Education Library (NOVEL). He serves on the NOVEL Editorial Board Committee for the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS).
Dr. Micieli is very active is research and has published over 40 peer-reviewed articles. He is a member of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Canadian Ophthalmological Society. His research interests include eye protection in amateur and professional sports and various topics in neuro-ophthalmology including the use of optical coherence tomography and visual outcomes in idiopathic intracranial hypertension and ischemic optic neuropathy.