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Anthony E. Felder, Ph.D.

Clinical Associate Professor


Building & Room:

208 SEO


851 S Morgan St, MC 063, Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 996-5225

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Dr. Felder is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Richard and Loan Hill Department of Biomedical Engineering.  Anthony’s current interests include:

  1. engineering education
  2. development of novel medical devices, with specialty in ophthalmology
  3. multimodal assessment of retinal oxygenation

Anthony co-teaches the Clinical Immersion Program and co-developed the Biomedical Engineering education module for the National Society of Black Engineer's SEEK (Summer Engineering Experience for Kids) Program, the curriculum for which is here.  Anthony founded and served as Technical Director for ORBITlab - an interdisciplinary collaboration for the development of novel ophthalmic medical devices.


Selected Publications

Felder, A. E., Leiderman, Y. I., Tomback, M., Chicano, A., Burek, M., Arendovich, X., Wilkens, K., Frisbie, C., Luciano, C., Levi, K., Pfanner, P.  “Design of a navigational catheter system for the targeted delivery of therapeutics within the suprachoroidal space.”  Journal of Medical Engineering and Technology.  2020.

Shahidi, M. and Felder, A. E. “Future Novel Imaging Methods” in Advances in Ocular Imaging in Glaucoma. 2020.

Kotche, M., Felder, A. E., Wilkens, K., Stirling, S. “Perspectives on Bioengineering Clinical Immersion: History, Innovation, and Impact.” Ann Biomed Eng. 2020.

Felder, A. E., Kotche, M., Olson, J., Omitoyin, J. “Year two of the BEST program: high school science teachers in bioengineering.”  2018 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Salt Lake City, UT.  2018.

Felder, A. E., Wanek, J., Teng, P. Y., Blair, N. P., Shahidi, M.  “A Method for Volumetric Retinal Tissue Oxygen Tension Imaging.” Curr Eye Res.  2017.

Felder, A. E., Wanek, J., Blair, N. P., Shahidi, M.  “Retinal Vascular and Oxygen Temporal Dynamic Responses to Light Flicker in Humans.”  Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2017.

Felder, A. E., Wanek, J., Tan, M. R., Blair, N. P., Shahidi, M.  “A Method for Combined Retinal Vascular and Tissue Oxygen Tension Imaging.”  Sci Rep.  2017.

Felder, A. E., Wanek, J., Blair, N. P., Shahidi, M. “Inner Retinal Oxygen Extraction Fraction in Response to Light Flicker Stimulation in Humans.” Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015.

Notable Honors

2022, Teaching Award, UIC College of Engineering

2020, Teaching Recognition Program Award, UIC

2019, Teaching Award, UIC College of Engineering

2019, Advising Award, UIC College of Engineering


PhD in Bioengineering: University of Illinois at Chicago