12 Things New Graduates Want Optometry Students to Know – Part III

Finishing our list of “12 Things New Graduates Want Optometry Students to Know,” Dr. Fulmer and Dr. D’Angelo share their advice. Be sure to see the complete list by reading Part I and Part II

9. Get involved in your local and state organizations

By: Patricia Fulmer, OD

Typically, once new grads get out of school, the last thing they want to think about is getting involved in state or local optometry clubs or organizations. They’re focused on landing a job, getting settled in their new, non-student life, and finally enjoying the hard work they put in to get through those last four years. I completely understand, but I’m here to encourage you to find a way to incorporate that involvement into your new life as a doctor.

There are a few reasons I suggest this…

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Antonio Chirumbolo, OD, is Associate Director of Marketing at CovalentCareers. Antonio's focus is in the world of digital publications and healthcare marketing, with special attention on content creation, management, and development.

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