Chief Medical Communications Officer/Clinical Ophthalmologist, University of Pennsylvania
Dr. Brady Beale is a Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology at the University of Pennsylvania and serves as the Chief Medical Communications Officer. She also works in private practice in Lancaster, PA. Dr. Beale received her veterinary degree from UPenn where she completed an internship and then went on to ophthalmology residency at North Carolina State University. She has worked at The New England Aquarium and The Maryland Zoo and is currently the consulting ophthalmologist for the Philadelphia zoo. Recently the Chair of the Public Relations committee for ACVO, Dr. Beale has a passion for communication and outreach. She was recently featured in Animal Planet’s docu-series, Life at Vet U, filmed at Penn Vet in 2016. Her website, Blindtails.com, is used in clinics throughout the country to share inspiring stories of blind animals when restoration of vision is not possible. She is also active in youth STEM programs and recently gave a TEDx talk to help young students explore their interests.