Salus University Dr. Jenny MyungAssistant Professor, Pennsylvania College of Optometry

jmyung@salus.edu

Education:

  • BS, University of California, Berkeley
  • OD, State University of New York, College of Optometry
  • Residency, Salus University, Pennsylvania College of Optometry (Pediatrics and Binocular Vision)

Role at Salus:

  • Clinical Preceptor, Pediatric and Binocular Vision Service
  • Lecturer, Pediatric and Binocular Vision Service
  • Laboratory Instructor, Normal and Abnormal Binocular Function and Clinical Skills
  • Research, Clinical Investigator

Clinical Specialty:

  • Pediatric care, binocular vision, strabismus, and amblyopia.

Selected Representative Publications: 

  • Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group. A Randomized Trial Comparing Part-time Patching with Observation for Children 3-10 Years Old with Intermittent Exotropia.  Submitted to Ophthalmology.
  • Orlansky G and Myung J. Prescribing Unequal ADDs as A Treatment for Uniocular, Pseudophakic Children with Amblyopia.  Optometry and Vision Performance Journal: Vol 1, issue 6, 2013.
  • Myung J and Shoge R. Residency in Pediatric and Binocular Vision Services at The Eye Institute of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University. Optometry and Vision Performance Journal: Vol 1, issue 6, 2013.
  • Myung J and Pelino C.  Early Signs of Inflammation in a Pediatric Patient.  Poster presentation for American Academy of Optometry annual meeting in Phoenix, 2012.

Research Activities

  • Clinical Investigator – Study of Binocular Computer Activities for Treatment of Amblyopia (ATS18), Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group
  • Masked Examiner – Convergence Insufficiency Treatment Trial Attention and Reading Trial (CITT-ART), Salus University
  • Clinical Investigator – Glasses versus Observation For Moderate Hyperopia in Young Children (HTS1), Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group
  • Clinical Investigator – Convergence Insufficiency Treatment Study (CITS), Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group
  • Clinical Investigator – The Effectiveness of Vergence Facility Testing for the Detection of Symptomatic Non-strabismic Binocular Vision Disorders

Professional Activities/Recognition/Awards: 

  • Fellow, American Academy of Optometry (FAAO)
  • Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group (PEDIG)
  • Dr. Max Cohen Memorial Award for Volunteer Commitment to Community Service