Dr. Julie DeKinder and Kelly Deering ('20) proudly display a poster at the GSLS in Las Vegas The Annual Global Specialty Lens Symposium held last week (January 22-25) in Las Vegas, Nevada included a case report poster presentation in which two current optometry students, Kelly Deering '20 and Elizabeth Voss '22 along with current CCL … Continue reading UMSL Optometry Represented at Annual Global Specialty Lens Symposium.
Around 80 seventh grade students from Northeast Middle School’s Team I.N.S.P.I.R.E were able to become crime scene investigators (CSI) on Tuesday, October 15 at the Patient Care Center. The mission to find things about the eye. The focus of the trip was to give the scholars a tour of the facility and discuss the importance … Continue reading CSI comes to the Patient Care Center
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
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