The New Jersey Academy of Optometry’s (NJAO) chapter dinner meeting was held on November 14 at the Jumping Brook Country Club in Neptune, N.J.
By all accounts, Salus University’s 12th annual “Looking Out for Kids” (LOFK) charity fundraiser was a roaring success and with a great cause at its core. The annual event helps support some of the region’s most vulnerable and disadvantaged children through the rendering of comprehensive vision care services and eyeglasses.
Jacqueline Patterson was recently named director of Major Gifts in the University’s Office of Institutional Advancement.
Mitchell Scheiman, OD, PhD director of Graduate Programs in Biomedicine and his colleague Tara Alvarez, OD, professor of Biomedical Engineering and director of the Vision and Neural Engineering Lab at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), along with Chang Yarmothu, PhD and John Vito d’Antonio-Bertagnolli, MS, - recently won two of three prestigious break through Auggie Awards - the most recognized industry virtual reality awards in the world.
As Salus University’s tenth anniversary wraps up at the end of this year, the Office of Institutional Advancement recently hosted events to celebrate.