UMSL Plays a Prominent Role at the Annual Missouri Optometric Association Convention

The annual meeting of the Missouri Optometric Association (MOA), held October 11 – 14 in Branson, was quite successful, in no small part a result of College of Optometry alumni.  The theme of the meeting was “Turn the Beat Around,” and the successful outcome of the meeting was in part due to the efforts of … Continue reading UMSL Plays a Prominent Role at the Annual Missouri Optometric Association Convention

Celebrating 25 Years at UMSL with Dean Larry Davis by Ed Bennett

I first met Larry Davis when he applied for our Cornea and Contact Lens residency program in 1987.  He was an excellent candidate, who was in the process of graduating, with honors, from the Indiana University School of Optometry.  From the residency, a lifelong friendship formed, and I’m proud of what he has been able … Continue reading Celebrating 25 Years at UMSL with Dean Larry Davis by Ed Bennett

Honoring Dr. Tom Cullinane on Exceptional Service to the Profession of Optometry

A St. Louis native, he continued his hometown ties as a graduate of the University of Missouri-St. Louis, followed by graduating from the College of Optometry in 1996.  He established his practice, Optical Expressions, soon after graduation. Over the last 21 years, he has hired four UMSL graduates or faculty members (Drs. Judie Miles (‘93), … Continue reading Honoring Dr. Tom Cullinane on Exceptional Service to the Profession of Optometry