Dr. Amy Nau is the Director of Optometric and Low Vision Services, UPMC Eye Center, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Pittsburgh. She is also an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology. Prior to this she was a Staff Optometrist in the Department of Ophthalmology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston as well as a Sub-Investigator with Ophthalmic Research Associates, Andover, MA.
Dr. Nau earned a Bachelor's degree in History from Saint Michael's College in Vermont and a Bachelor's in Health Careers Program from Harvard University. She then attended the New England College of Optometry and did her residency with Boston Veteran's Administration Health System.
Dr. Nau's current studies include: Artificial Vision: Defining the Criteria for Ocular Cyber-Prosthetic Evaluation and Use; Sensory Substitution for Enhanced Wayfinding in Blinded Veterans; Ocular Residence Times of Artificial Tears Measured by Pentacam; and the Incidence of Ocular Abnormalities in Patients with Alzheimer's Disease. She is the 2008 Western Pennsylvania Optometric Society Young OD of the Year, and she is a council member of UPMC's Disabilities Resource Center.
Dr. Amy Nau
Phone: (412) 647-2200