Kalla Gervasio, MD is one of the founding editors and Board Members of the Journal of Narrative Visions (JNV). She is a first year ophthalmology resident at Wills Eye Hospital at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. She completed a transitional year internship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY. Having majored in Classical Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, she has always valued the art of writing about and understanding the human experience. Her interest in ophthalmology stems from seeing the experiences of a close family member born with congenital cataracts. Kalla is also a contributing writer to the website MDLingo. She aspires to be a physician-writer and developed JNV to combine her passion for writing and ophthalmology.