UMSL Alumnus Putnam Delivers Nutrition and the Eye Keynote Lecture

Lt. Col. Christopher Putnam, OD, PhD, FAAO UMSL alumnus Lt. Col. Christopher Putnam, OD, PhD, FAAO (PhD, Vision Science, '14) presented an informative lecture on April 11, 2021, to open up this year's Nutrition and the Eye Symposium. The symposium, now in its 13th year, is co-sponsored by the Ocular Wellness and Nutrition Society. Dr. … Continue reading UMSL Alumnus Putnam Delivers Nutrition and the Eye Keynote Lecture

Application Deadline is April 20th for Eyes on Diversity: The Summer EYE Academy

UMSL College of Optometry and the Office of Precollegiate Student Services is currently recruiting high school juniors and seniors to participate in a summer program designed to provide an inside look into becoming an eye doctor. Eyes on Diversity is a high school enrichment program organized by UMSL's College of Optometry and the Office of … Continue reading Application Deadline is April 20th for Eyes on Diversity: The Summer EYE Academy

Join UMSL for Our Virtual Nutrition CE

Join us for our virtual Nutrition and the Eye XIII Symposium, beginning with distinguished keynote speaker Christopher Putnam, OD, PhD, FAAO. Topics include the health effects of LED lighting with consideration of the importance of both spectral and extra spectral (UV / IR) qualities when making lighting recommendations; vitamin C and magnesium as “master antioxidants”; … Continue reading Join UMSL for Our Virtual Nutrition CE