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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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Benedictine University has a tradition of excellence in undergraduate science programs. The College of Science at Benedictine offers degrees that provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to enter rewarding careers. Our degree programs in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Data Science, and Mathematics are proven platforms for success. Many students find that combining one of these majors with a minor allows them to create a specialized academic opportunity that suits their passions and their aptitudes, and provides the background highly sought by employers.