Sophie J. Bakri, M.D.

  1. Ophthalmologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Retinal surgery
  • Vitreoretinal diseases and surgery
  1. 2012
    MBAThe Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  2. 2005
    Fellow - Vitreoretinal Diseases and SurgeryCole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  3. 2003
    Chief Resident - OphthalmologyLions Eye Institute, Albany Medical College
  4. 2003
    Resident - OphthalmologyLions Eye Institute, Albany Medical College
  5. 2000
    Internship - Internal MedicineAlbany Medical College
  6. 1999
    House Officer - Surgery, MedicineUniversity of Nottingham Hospitals
  7. 1998
    BMBS - Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of SurgeryUniversity of Nottingham Medical School

Certifications

  1. 2005
    OphthalmologyAmerican Board of Ophthalmology

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Senior FellowMayo Clinic
  2. 2019
    Young Investigator AwardAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  3. 2018
    Senior Achievement AwardAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  4. 2018
    Senior Honor AwardAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  5. 2018
    Speaker of the DayHawaiian Eye Meeting
  6. 2017
    Research AwardVitreoretinal Surgery Foundation
  7. 2017
    The Ophthalmologist Power List: Top 50 Rising StarsThe Ophthalmologist
  8. 2017
    Exceptional Women in MedicineCastle Connolly Medical Ltd
  9. 2017
    Top Doctor, OphthalmologyCastle Connolly Medical Ltd
  10. 2016
    Top Doctors, Metro Area OphthalmologyCastle Connolly Medical Ltd
  11. 2015
    Top 40 Under 40, Ranked #7The Ophthalmologist
  12. 2015
    Outstanding Course Director, Course of the Year Award (awarded to Top 2% of 200 CME courses)Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development Quality Review Board
  13. 2015
    Top Doctor, OphthalmologyCastle Connolly Medical Ltd
  14. 2013
    Speaker of the DayHawaiian Eye Meeting
  15. 2012
    Honor AwardAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  16. 2011
    Bronze Quality FellowMayo Clinic Quality Academy
  17. 2011
    Best Doctors in AmericaCastle Connolly
  18. 2011
    America's Top OphthalmologistsGuide to America's Top Ophthalmologists
  19. 2011
    135 Leading Ophthalmologists in AmericaBecker's ASC Review
  20. 2011
    135 Ophthalmologists to KnowBecker's ASC Review
  21. 2010
    Research AwardVitreoretinal Surgery Foundation
  22. 2010
    Achievement AwardAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  23. 2009
    Patient's Choice AwardPatient's Choice Award
  24. 2009
    Patient's Choice AwardPatient's Choice Award
  25. 2008
    Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare ListingWho's Who in Medicine and Health Care
  26. 2008
    Guide to America's Top Ophthalmologists ListingGuide to America's Top Ophthalmologists
  27. 2008
    Who's Who in AmericaWho's Who in America
  28. 2001
    Research Travel AwardNovartis Pharmaceuticals
  29. 2001
    Robert Reinecke Research AwardAlbany Medical College
  30. 2001
    Best Paper AwardVitreous Society 19th Annual Meeting, Puerto Rico
  31. 2001
    Research AwardLions Club of Albany

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - 2020
    Nominating CommitteeAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  2. 2017 - present
    Councilor to the American Academy of OphthalmologyAmerican Ophthalmological Society
  3. 2017 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  4. 2017 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  5. 2016 - present
    Board MemberAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  6. 2015 - present
    Committee MemberRetina Society
  7. 2014 - present
    MemberRetina Society
  8. 2013 - 2016
    Meeting Planning ChairThe Macula Society
  9. 2013 - 2014
    HeadMedical Retina Faculty Search Committee
  10. 2013
    OrganizerRetina Society
  11. 2013 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  12. 2013 - present
    Committee Member /AuthorAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  13. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Ophthalmological Society
  14. 2012
    Organizer and ModeratorAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  15. 2012 - 2016
    Executive Committee MemberThe Macula Society
  16. 2012 - present
    Co-ChairRetina 2020: Age-related Macular Degeneration Public Education Campaign, American Society of Retina Specialists
  17. 2012 - present
    Program Committee MemberAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  18. 2012 - present
    ProctorAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  19. 2011
    Organizer and ModeratorAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  20. 2011 - 2016
    MemberPractice Chairs Forum, Mayo Clinic Committees
  21. 2011 - 2016
    ChairClinical Practice Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  22. 2011 - 2012
    MemberOphthalmology Space Planning Committee
  23. 2011 - 2012
    ChampionOphthalmology Surgical Process Improvement Committee
  24. 2011 - 2013
    Program CommitteeAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  25. 2011 - 2012
    AdvisorUpper Midwest Consolidated Services Center Subject Matter Expert Advisory Panel
  26. 2011
    Website Focus GroupAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  27. 2010 - 2015
    HeadOphthalmic Photography Taskforce
  28. 2010 - 2011
    Co-ChairClinical Practice Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  29. 2010 - 2016
    MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  30. 2010
    MemberDepartment of Ophthalmology Comprehensive Ophthalmology Service Search Committee
  31. 2009 - 2016
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  32. 2009 - 2013
    MemberEquipment Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee, Department of Surgery
  33. 2009 - 2010
    HeadVitreoretinal Faculty Search Committee
  34. 2009 - 2015
    Comparative AMD Treatments Trial Executive CommitteeUpper Midwest Consolidated Services Center Subject Matter Expert Advisory Panel
  35. 2008 - present
    Moderator/FacilitatorAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  36. 2008 - 2017
    HeadVitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship Selection Committee
  37. 2008 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  38. 2008 - present
    MemberThe Macula Society
  39. 2007 - present
    Contributing Editor and ReviewerMayo Clinic Patient Education
  40. 2006 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  41. 2006 - present
    MemberResident Selection Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  42. 2006 - present
    Founding MemberCollaborative Network of Innovative Vitreoretinal Specialists (CONNECT)
  43. 2005 - present
    MemberVitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship Selection Committee
  44. 2005 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  45. 2003 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  46. 2001 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Retina Specialists
  47. 2000 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
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Publications

Research activities

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