After receiving her BS in Biology from Benedictine, Nina Goyal earned her M.D. at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C. She completed her residency in ophthalmology at Rush University Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident, and finished a glaucoma fellowship with University Eye Specialists in 2007. She is an assistant professor in the Rush Ophthalmology department, performing complex cataract surgeries and specializing in the medical, laser and surgical management of glaucoma. Goyal is a member of numerous professional and community organizations, actively raises money for lymphoma research and participates in a myriad of free health fairs for the under-privileged. Goyal is the Director of Illinois Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons and is currently investigating new surgical procedures for the treatment of glaucoma.
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"Class sizes are a little smaller at Benedictine compared to other universities. People can form a community within a classroom, which makes it easier to learn together. I love the community aspect at Benedictine’s College of Science. Students can learn from each other through constructive team projects, and professors are always willing to help students."
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