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The Role of the Optometrist in LGBT Healthcare

Dominic Brown OD

Where Optometry Meets Public Health “Healthcare accessibility” and “social determinants of health” are certainly buzzwords in the setting of public health. Even without public health training, it would not be difficult to anecdotally realize that there are undeniable, and sometimes insurmountable, barriers to healthcare. Many studies performed over the past …

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The Importance of Advocacy In Optometry

Erik Henderson OD

We hear the word advocacy thrown around quite a bit in optometry, but what does advocacy in optometry really mean? There’s really a simple definition: if you advocate for something it means that you believe strongly in it. There are advocates all around us every day. Businesses advocating for their …

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CovalentCareers.com Releases Platform to Help Healthcare Professionals Find Jobs and Opportunities

CovalentCareers.com Releases Platform to Help Healthcare Professionals Find Jobs and Opportunities HR technology company releases free version of its healthcare talent sourcing platform   San Diego, CA – CovalentCareers, Inc., a California-based HR technology startup, released its second web product iteration today. CovalentCareers.com is an online technology platform that helps healthcare …

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A Look Back – Was Optometry the Right Choice

As a current optometry student I feel that I am always debating the question, “Did I choose the right profession?” At times, there seems to be so much confusion regarding who and what I am exactly: optician, ophthalmologist, optometrist, obstetrician (yes, even that one), it can be discouraging. I’ve quickly discovered that …

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NewGradOptometry.com – Here’s 100 Starbucks Giftcards

Hey there, Matt Geller OD here, founder of NewGradOptometry.com. Thanks for taking a second to complete our short, 4 min user survey. By giving us your feedback about how we’ve been preforming, NewGradOptometry.com can become an even better resource for new graduates! We’ve decided to give away $500 of Starbucks Gift Cards to …

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NGO Presents: "12 Days of Optometry Christmas"

n the First day of Christmas my profession gave to me: A 20/400 cataract patient who argues they can see On the Second day of Christmas my profession gave to me: Two tinsel abrasions and a 20/400 cataract patient who argues they can see On the Third day of Christmas my profession gave to me: Three diabetic mall Santas Two tinsel abrasions …

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