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Congratulations to Arkansas’ Scholarship Winners

Arkansas Optometric Association announces Scholarship Winners The Arkansas Optometric Association (ArOA) has announced Valerie Brown as the recipient of the 2014 Dr. Milton Webb Optometric Leadership and Service Scholarship.  Valerie Brown-Arnold is from Crossett, AR and received her B.S. in Biology from Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia, AR.  While at Southern Arkansas University, she was…

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Missouri Optometric Association Auxiliary offers $3,000 scholarships

MOAA Scholarship About the Scholarship: The Missouri Optometric Association Auxiliary sponsors two annual scholarships in the amount of $3000. These scholarships are awarded to two Missouri residents enrolled in optometry school. The scholarship is awarded on academic achievement, college and community service, and the quality of the required essay. Deadline for This Year: September 13,…

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AOSA Congratulates Jon Hymes as AOA Executive Director

  AOSA President Devin Sasser (UMSL) today congratulated Jon Hymes upon his appointment as AOA Executive Director. The appointment of Hymes, and Renee Brauns as Associate Executive Director, was announced July 29 by AOA President David Cockrell, O.D. “Mr. Hymes has been a strong supporter of student advocacy, especially the Congressional Conference and AOSA’s support…

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Luxottica Live! showcases practice options

Hundreds of optometry students had a chance to learn about practice opportunities at Optometry’s Meeting in a panel discussion “What’s Your Practice Personality?” moderated by past AOA president Dori Carlson, O.D., and including: Dr. Shalu Pal – Private practice Dr. Michelle Brehm – Employed OD Dr. Randy Nissinoff – Corprorate/Licensed business owner Dr. Mark Jacquot…