Arthur J. Sit, M.D.

  1. Ophthalmologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2005
    Fellow - GlaucomaUniversity of California, San Diego
  2. 2004
    Resident - OphthalmologyUniversity of Toronto
  3. 1999
    MDUniversity of Toronto
  4. 1995
    SM - Mechanical EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of Technology
  5. 1990
    BSME - Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of Toronto

Certifications

  1. 2006
    OphthalmologyAmerican Board of Ophthalmology
  2. 2004
    OphthalmologyRoyal College of Physicians & Surgeons Canada

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    The Ronald Lowe MedalANZGIG - Australian and New Zealand Glaucoma Interest Group
  2. 2012
    Achievement Award 2012American Academy of Ophthalmology
  3. 2011
    Young Clinician Scientist AwardWorld Glaucoma Association
  4. 2010
    Who's Who in AmericaAwarding Organization
  5. 2009
    Best Doctors in AmericaAwarding Organization
  6. 2008
    Young Physician Scientist AwardAmerican Glaucoma Society
  7. 2008
    Robert & Helen Schaub Special Scholar AwardResearch to Prevent Blindness
  8. 2007
    Top Ten Paper, "Circadian Variation in Aqueous Outflow Facility in Young Healthy Adults"American Glaucoma Society
  9. 2007
    Clinician Scientist AwardAmerican Glaucoma Society
  10. 2005
    Fellow of the YearDepartment of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Diego
  11. 2004
    Dr. Michael Shea Award-Best Resident AwardSt. Michael's Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Toronto
  12. 2004
    Dr. Sigmund Vaile Award-Best Resident AwardMount Sinai Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Toronto
  13. 2002
    Alumni Award-Best Resident Research Paper, “A Novel Glaucoma Drainage Implant"Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Toronto
  14. 1999
    Wilkinson ScholarshipDepartment of Ophthalmology, University of Toronto
  15. 1997
    Meloche-Monnex ScholarshipCanadian Council of Professional Engineers
  16. 1996
    Samuel Castrilli AwardFaculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
  17. 1996
    MRC Summer Research ScholarshipFaculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
  18. 1995
    Honours StandingFaculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
  19. 1993
    1967 Science and Engineering ScholarshipNatural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
  20. 1993
    Honours StandingMechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  21. 1989
    ScholarshipGeneral Motors of Canada
  22. 1989
    J.A. Findlay ScholarshipMechanical Engineering, University of Toronto
  23. 1989
    General Motors of Canada ScholarshipGeneral Motors of Canada
  24. 1988
    NSERC Summer Research FellowshipMechanical Engineering, University of Toronto
  25. 1986
    J.W. Billes Admission ScholarshipUniversity of Toronto
  26. 1986
    Dean's Honour ListMechanical Engineering, University of Toronto
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Professional memberships

  1. 2016 - present
    ChairClinical Practice Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  2. 2016 - present
    PresidentMinnesota Academy of Ophthalmology
  3. 2015 - 2017
    Program Co-chairWorld Glaucoma Association
  4. 2015 - 2016
    President ElectMinnesota Academy of Ophthalmology
  5. 2015 - present
    Fellowship DirectorDepartment of Ophthalmology
  6. 2015 - present
    BSCS Committee MemberAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  7. 2015 - present
    Glaucoma Subspecialty Day Committee MemberAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  8. 2014 - 2015
    SecretaryMinnesota Academy of Ophthalmology
  9. 2014 - present
    Committee MemberBCSC Sec.10: Glaucoma, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  10. 2013 - 2014
    Nominating Committee
  11. 2013 - present
    MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  12. 2011 - 2014
    ChairmanResearch Committee, American Glaucoma Society
  13. 2011 - 2014
    MemberBoard of Directors, American Glaucoma Society
  14. 2010 - 2014
    MemberNominating Committee, American Glaucoma Society
  15. 2010 - present
    MemberProgram Committee, American Glaucoma Society
  16. 2010 - present
    Board of DirectorsMinnesota Academy of Ophthalmology
  17. 2009 - 2010
    MemberResearch Committee, American Glaucoma Society
  18. 2009 - 2010
    Co-ChairStrategic Planning Committee, World Glaucoma Association
  19. 2009 - present
    MemberMinnesota Academy of Ophthalmology
  20. 2008 - 2009
    MemberStategic Planning Committee, American Glaucoma Society
  21. 2008 - 2009
    Strategic Planning Committee MemberAmerican Glaucoma Society
  22. 2008
    MemberMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  23. 2008 - present
    Co-ChairPromulgation Committee, World Glaucoma Association
  24. 2008 - present
    MemberAssociate Advisory Board, World Glaucoma Association
  25. 2008 - present
    MemberWorld Glaucoma Association
  26. 2007 - present
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  27. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Glaucoma Society
  28. 2006 - present
    MemberAssociation of International Glaucoma Societies
  29. 2006 - present
    MemberAssociate Advisory Board, Association of International Glaucoma Societies
  30. 2004
    MemberResidency Admissions Committee, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Toronto
  31. 2003 - 2004
    RepresentativePGY-5 Residents, Postgraduate Medical Education Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  32. 2003 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  33. 2000 - 2001
    RepresentativePGY-1 Residents, Postgraduate Medical Education Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  34. 1999 - present
    MemberCanadian Ophthalmological Society
  35. 1999 - present
    MemberRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  36. 1998 - 1999
    Hospital RepresentativeFourth Year Medicine, Wightman-Berris Academy, University of Toronto
  37. 1997 - present
    MemberAssociation for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  38. 1996
    LeaderOrientation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
  39. 1993
    MemberAssociation of Professional Engineers of Ontario
  40. 1989
    ChairShinerama Committee, University of Toronto
  41. 1989
    RepresentativeStaff/Student Council, Fourth Year Mechanical Engineering Class, University of Toronto
  42.  
    Ph.D. Thesis Committee, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
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