Join us for Optometry’s Meeting

Optometry’s Meeting brings the optometry community together to shape the future of the profession, connect with colleagues and get quality continuing education. Attend #OM2019 to -Take advantage of programs designed just for STUDENTS -Access more than 140 profession-leading education sessions -Explore our dynamic exhibit floor featuring innovative eye care technology and solutions -Enjoy endless networking … Continue reading Join us for Optometry’s Meeting

College of Optometry Alumni, Students, and Faculty Participate in National Keratoconus Foundation-Sponsored Event Featuring St. Louis Cardinals Outfielder Tommy Pham

On Monday evening, September 11th, Cardinals outfielder Tommy Pham was the featured speaker at a local event for individuals with keratoconus and their referring doctors. This included members of the MD-OD Contact Lens Foundation of St. Louis, as well as Dr. Julie DeKinder, Director of Academic and Residency Programs, and Dr. Jean Bennett.  Tommy provided … Continue reading College of Optometry Alumni, Students, and Faculty Participate in National Keratoconus Foundation-Sponsored Event Featuring St. Louis Cardinals Outfielder Tommy Pham

Eclipse Celebration at the American Optometric Association

While the reception and view of the eclipse was occurring at the College of Optometry, nearly 40 students and Assistant Dean Dr. Ed Bennett viewed it from the front yard of the American Optometric Association (AOA) headquarters. The AOA served lunch and ultimately served up a total eclipse.  Of course, it was brief but breathtaking, … Continue reading Eclipse Celebration at the American Optometric Association