Over the course of two full days on March 24 and 25, residents of Chester, Pa., received comprehensive eye exams and eyeglasses—many of whom would not otherwise be able to afford these essential services.
Congratulations are in order for Celeste Gomez ‘19OD, this year’s winner of the Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) Quiz Bowl. Celeste took the top spot on Friday, March 17, during the annual event held at the Hafter Student Community Center.
Optometry is an expanding field that allows someone with a passion for healthcare to become part of a challenging and integrative career that incorporates more than just prescribing glasses and contacts. The Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry program continues to grow along with the field, offering cutting-edge educational approaches and incorporating key competencies to provide students with the skills needed for contemporary practice.
Pelashia Moore Rhodes ‘18OD was awarded the 2016 J. Pat Cummings Scholarship from the American Optometric Foundation (AOF) in collaboration with Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.
On Sunday, March 19 from 8:00 to 9:40 a.m., Michael Pro, MD, will discuss
Contemporary Co-management of Glaucoma: A Case-Based Approach as part of the Salus
University Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) Dynamic Duos continuing education
program at the Hafter Student Community Center.