Almeda P. Ruger, CFCS, CVRT, CLVT

Assistant Professor

Almeda P. Ruger, CFCS, CVRT, CLVT

aruger@salus.edu

Education:

  • Certification in Ed. for the Visually Impaired, anticipated Summer 2007
  • MS Rehabilitation Teaching, PA College of Optometry
  • MS Vision Rehabilitation, PA College of Optometry
  • BS,  Home Economics, Drexel University

Role At Salus University:  

  • College of Education and Rehabilitation
    • Director, Master of Science and Certificate Programs in Vision Rehabilitation Therapy (formerly Rehabilitation Teaching)
    • Coordinator of low vision rehabilitation services in the Feinbloom Center
    • Director, Graduate Programs in Vision Rehabilitation Therapy (formerly Rehabilitation Teaching)
    • Low Vision Rehabilitation Instructor
      William Feinbloom Vision Rehabilitation Center @ The Eye Institute

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Association of Family and Consumer Science, since 1978
  • Pennsylvania Association of Family and Consumer Science
  • Association for the Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Iimpaired (AER), Divisions 7 & 11

Selected Representative Publication:

  • Duffy, MA, & Ruger, A.P. (1994). Rehabilitation teacher of blind and visually impaired adults: A career option for family and consumer sciences?   Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences, 86 (4), 31-37.