Undergraduate Degree

  • Queens College , 1955 , Flushing , NY

Medical School

  • Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons , 1964 , New York , NY


  • The Presbyterian Hospital , 1960 , New York , NY


  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary , 1966 , Boston , Ma


  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary , 1963 , Boston , MA


  • American Board of Ophthalmology


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  1. Oke I, Alkharashi M, Petersen RA, Ashenberg A, Shah AS. Treatment of Ocular Pyogenic Granuloma With Topical Timolol. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Apr 01; 135(4):383-385. View abstract
  2. Jones DT, Fajardo NF, Petersen RA, VanderVeen DK. Pediatric endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy failures: who and why? Laryngoscope. 2007 Feb; 117(2):323-7. View abstract
  3. Wu C, Petersen RA, VanderVeen DK. RetCam imaging for retinopathy of prematurity screening. J AAPOS. 2006 Apr; 10(2):107-11. View abstract
  4. Vanderveen DK, Jones DT, Tan H, Petersen RA. Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy in children. J AAPOS. 2001 Jun; 5(3):143-7. View abstract
  5. Fulton AB, Hansen RM, Petersen RA, Vanderveen DK. The rod photoreceptors in retinopathy of prematurity: an electroretinographic study. Arch Ophthalmol. 2001 Apr; 119(4):499-505. View abstract
  6. Rahbar R, Robson CD, Petersen RA, DiCanzio J, Rosbe KW, McGill TJ, Healy GB. Management of orbital subperiosteal abscess in children. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2001 Mar; 127(3):281-6. View abstract
  7. Shivaram SM, Engle EC, Petersen RA, Robb RM. Congenital fibrosis syndromes. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2001; 41(4):105-13. View abstract
  8. Cormack RA, Kooy HM, Bellerive MR, Loeffler JS, Petersen RA, Tarbell NJ. A stereotactic radiation therapy device for retinoblastoma using a noncircular collimator and intensity filter. Med Phys. 1998 Aug; 25(8):1438-42. View abstract
  9. Young TL, Quinn GE, Baumgart S, Petersen RA, Schaffer DB. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation causing asymmetric vasculopathy in neonatal infants. J AAPOS. 1997 Dec; 1(4):235-40. View abstract
  10. Reisner DS, Hansen RM, Findl O, Petersen RA, Fulton AB. Dark-adapted thresholds in children with histories of mild retinopathy of prematurity. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 1997 May; 38(6):1175-83. View abstract
  11. Ciulla TA, North K, McCabe O, Anthony DC, Korson MS, Petersen RA. Bilateral infantile cataractogenesis in a patient with deficiency of complex I, a mitochondrial electron transport chain enzyme. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 1995 Nov-Dec; 32(6):378-82. View abstract
  12. Lue CL, Hansen RM, Reisner DS, Findl O, Petersen RA, Fulton AB. The course of myopia in children with mild retinopathy of prematurity. Vision Res. 1995 May; 35(9):1329-35. View abstract
  13. Robb RM, Petersen RA. Outcome of treatment for bilateral congenital cataracts. Ophthalmic Surg. 1992 Oct; 23(10):650-6. View abstract
  14. Robb RM, Petersen RA. Outcome of treatment for bilateral congenital cataracts. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 1992; 90:183-94; discussion 194-200. View abstract
  15. Hoover DL, Robb RM, Petersen RA. Optic disc drusen and primary megalencephaly in children. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 1989 Mar-Apr; 26(2):81-5. View abstract
  16. Hoover DL, Robb RM, Petersen RA. Optic disc drusen in children. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 1988 Jul-Aug; 25(4):191-5. View abstract
  17. Petersen RA, Friend SH, Albert DM. Prolonged survival of a child with metastatic retinoblastoma. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 1987 Sep-Oct; 24(5):247-8. View abstract