DEPARTMENT OF OPTOMETRY
Rodney W. Nowakowski, O.D., Ph.D.
Academic Office - (205) 975-9935
UAB Eye Care - (205) 975-2020
121 Henry Peters Building
1716 University Boulevard
1530 Third Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0010
1989 - Ph.D. University of Alabama at Birmingham (Medical Genetics)
1975 - O.D. University of Alabama at Birmingham (Optometry)
1973 - B.S. University of Alabama at Birmingham (Physiological Optics)
1971 - M.A. University of Miami (Mathematics)
1968- B.S. University of Miami (Mathematics)
CLN 333, 343, 413, 423, and 433: Ocular Disease and Low Vision I - Examination, assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of ocular disease, low vision and geriatric patients.
Local Principle Investigator for eyeGENE a project from the National Eye Institute to establish a repository of DNA from people with hereditary eye disease.
Nowakowski R.W. (2011) Basic optics and optical devices, In Warren M. (Ed.), Occupational therapy intervention for the older adult with low vision. Bethesda: American Occupational Therapy Association. (Book Chapter) (In Press)
Fleming JB, Stroud RE, Nowakowski RW. (2009) A strategic approach to growing patient volume in an academic setting. Optometric Education, 35(1):25-9.
Nowakowski, RW, Frazier MG. (2009) Wimba Voice for Teaching ‘Spanish for Eye Care’ in a Blended Course Environment, Optometric Education, 94(3):97-103.
Fleming JB, Stroud RE, Nowakowski RW. Lessons Learned from Academia: Reviving a Stagnant Patient Base (Abstract). SECO 2009.