See below for our lab’s latest news!


  • March: Some of our trainees hosted a booth (“How do our eyes work?”) in the 2024 Atlanta Science Festival! They partnered with Emory Ophthalmology and the Atlanta Vision Research Community (AVRC).
  • January: Aubrey, Alanna, and Jaidev join the lab as researchers, welcome!


  • Nicole and Beam join the lab as undergraduate researchers, welcome!
  • Nina presented a poster titled “The Effects of Menopause on Glaucoma in Relation to Ocular Tissue Biomechanics” in BMES 2023 hosted in Seattle, WA.




  • Gabriela wins La Caixa Fellowship!
  • Gabriela attends DL22-1 Deep Learning Theory Workshop and Summer School workshop in Berkeley


  • Jemma attends the Frontiers in Alzheimer’s and Aging Research Advanced Training Course in Xavier University in New Orleans, LA (Sponsored by NIH National Institute on Aging, Magee-Women’s Research Institute & Foundation, Morehouse School of Medicine, and Xavier University of Louisiana)


  • The lab attends the ISER/BrightFocus Glaucoma Symposia at Emory
  • Gabriela is awarded the ISER/BrightFocus Glaucoma Symposia 2022 Travel Award
  • Nina is awarded GT’s Goizueta Fellowship and the Michelin Fellowship from the Vice Provost of Academic Diversity 


  • Gabriela attends the Grad Cohort Workshop for Women (partially funded workshop by the NSF for women in computing). 


  • Nina and Kelleigh officially join the Feola Lab!
  • Nina chosen as CEED Grad RISE Fellow