Good morning college community- The heartbreaking deaths of George Floyd, and others before him, by the hands of those who’ve taken an oath to serve and protect, are unfortunate and disturbing reminders that some among us do not enjoy the comforts of a safe and secure community. They also demonstrate that the critical and necessary … Continue reading A message from Dean Larry Davis
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.
On December 6, 2019, at the Indiana University Memorial Union in Bloomington, Dr. Larry Davis, dean of the UMSL College of Optometry, received the Indiana University School of Optometry Foley House Distinguished Alumni Award. This is the highest honor given to a graduate of the School of Optometry, and Dr. Davis becomes just the fifth … Continue reading Dean Larry Davis Receives a High Honor
Alumni, faculty, staff, students, and Friends at the recent AAO meeting in Orlando 2019. The College of Optometry at UMSL has introduced a new program to engage alumni with prospective students across the country. As a smaller school the ability to travel to every single institution is impossible, but with the strength of our alumni … Continue reading UMSL Optometry Begins Alumni Ambassador Program