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James William Harbour, MD $$

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Professor and Chair at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:
UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (1990)
Greater Baltimore Medical Ctr (1991), Internal Medicine
Wills Eye Residency Program at Jefferson (1994), Ophthalmology
University of California San Francisco Med Ctr (1996), Oncology
University of Miami School of Medicine (1995), Vitreoretinal Diseases
Board Certification
American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Research Interests

    • Ocular Oncology
    • Retinoblastoma
    • Uveal Melanoma
  • Publications

    • Multiregional genetic evolution of metastatic uveal melanoma. Rodriguez DA, Yang J, Durante MA, Shoushtari AN, Moschos SJ, Wrzeszczynski KO, Harbour JW, Carvajal RD, NPJ Genom Med 2021 Aug 6 1 70
    • Impact of Genetic Ancestry on Prognostic Biomarkers in Uveal Melanoma. Rodriguez DA, Sanchez MI, Decatur CL, Correa ZM, Martin ER, Harbour JW, Cancers (Basel) 2020 Oct 12 11
    • Biological Mechanisms and Clinical Significance of BAP1 Mutations in Human Cancer. Carbone M, Harbour JW, Brugarolas J, Bononi A, Pagano I, Dey A, Krausz T, Pass HI, Yang H, Gaudino G, Cancer Discov 2020 08 10 8 1103-1120
    • Single-cell analysis reveals new evolutionary complexity in uveal melanoma. Durante MA, Rodriguez DA, Kurtenbach S, Kuznetsov JN, Sanchez MI, Decatur CL, Snyder H, Feun LG, Livingstone AS, Harbour JW, Nat Commun 2020 01 11 1 496
  • Professional Activities

    • American Ophthalmological Society (2014)
    • Association of American Physicians (2010)
    • Society for Melanoma Research (2010)
    • Collaborative Ocular Oncology Group (2007)
    • American Association of Ophthalmic Oncologists & Pathologists (2000)
    • Macula Society (1999)
    • International Society of Ocular Oncology (1998)
    • Retina Society (1998)
    • American Association for Cancer Research (1996)
    • American Society of Retina Specialists (1996)
    • Society of Heed Fellows (1996)
    • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (1992)
    • American Academy of Ophthalmology (1991)
  • Awards and Honors

    • Alcon Research Award (2016)
    • Retina Research Foundation/Kayser Global Award - Given by the Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology for breakthroughs in genetic and genomic research (2015)
    • Paul Henkind Memorial Award and Lecture - Macula Society (for outstanding retinal researcher) (2014)
    • Senior Scientific Investigator - Research to Prevent Blindness, Inc. (2014)
    • Silver Fellow - ARVO (2014)

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