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).
On Friday, April 26, 2019, thirty-five additional notable individuals will be awarded Presidential Medals to commemorate the 100th anniversary of PCO and the 10th anniversary of Salus. Every Saturday, we will highlight a few of the new awardees. This week's are Drs. Quinn, Shovlin and Silbert.
Here's a quick skim of news and events you may have missed over the last few weeks.
Celebrated annually on March 23, World Optometry Day officially kicked off World Optometry Week - created to increase awareness about . Optometry – the healthcare profession that involves examining the eyes and visual systems for defects or abnormalities – as well as optometrists.
It takes a special community to ensure that the institution continues to be a leader in health science education. Every Saturday leading up to Friday April 26, we will highlight a few of the new awardees. This week's are Drs. Oleszewski, Pelino and Press.