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 founder of the Pennsylvania State College of Optometry (later named to Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) in 1964) and first president from 1919 until his death in February of 1960, Dr. Albert Fitch was indeed a visionary.
The University’s Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) Centennial Gala weekend celebrations wrapped up at 12:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 28 with an elegant dance-club feel in the Grand Ballroom inside the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing. Overlooking the Delaware River, it appeared as though guests were dancing on water.
In just two short days, Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) will be throwing the party of the century – quite literally.
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.