Displaying items by tag: school of optometry

Two-time UAB alumna Angel Perez hopes to use the knowledge and skills she has learned to teach the next generation of vision scientists.
In response to increasing case numbers and hospitalizations and in consultation with UAB infectious disease and public health experts, UAB is canceling large indoor events to protect the health and safety of students, faculty, staff and the community.
UAB School of Optometry professor Janene Sims has been named the 2021 recipient of UAB’s Odessa Woolfolk Community Service Award.
Rural patients now have a telemedicine option as UAB Eye Care expands its services for people with low vision.
Shervanne Poleon will receive recognition of this award in July at the Focus on Eye Health National Summit, where she is also invited to present her work as a speaker.
Mai Nguyen is the first UAB School of Optometry student to receive this research grant, totaling $189,180. She will study retinitis pigmentosa.
This grant renewal will focus on characterizing how cone photoreceptors in the eye function in cone-dominated animals like primates.
All 2020 graduates and spring 2021 graduates are invited to participate. Masks will be required, and there is no limit on guests; but everyone will need to be socially distanced. Parking will be free.
The entire UAB community has come together to protect one another while continuing to serve the community.
Organized by UAB Community Eye Care, the clinical arm of the UAB School of Optometry, and sponsored by VSP Insurance and Remote Area Medical, Gift of Sight will be held through Dec. 11.
Children’s eyesight may be impacted by virtual learning during COVID-19, but UAB experts share tips on how to ensure optimal eye health for kids.
Page 1 of 12