In the optometric or biomedicine academic world, Mitchell Scheiman, OD, PhD, FAAO is well-known, and is often a draw for those who seek education from world-class faculty. As a nationally recognized expert on convergence insufficiency, Dr. Scheiman will be presented with an honorary degree from the New England College of Optometry (NECO), his alma mater, for his collective contributions to his profession.
The American Optometric Association (AOA) National Optometry Hall of Fame Selection Committee recently announced four optometrists who will be inducted into the National Optometry Hall of Fame on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at a ceremony during Optometry’s Meeting in St. Louis, Mo. Salus University’s president, Michael H. Mittelman, OD, MPH, FAAO, FACHE will be among the four.
The 2019 Pennsylvania Speech-Language-Hearing Association (PSHA) held its annual convention April 10 through 13 at the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square.
As the largest gathering of occupational therapy professionals in the world, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) held its annual conference April 4 through 7 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. The 2019 conference featured over 1,400 educational and poster sessions, exceptional speakers, and an Expo Hall filled with the latest products and opportunities for networking.
The University’s Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) welcomes Nicholas Gidosh, OD ’15, as he starts his new role as assistant professor and chief of Cornea and Contact Lens Service (CCLS) at The Eye Institute (TEI).