9 Non-Clinical Careers for Optometrists

In this article, I hope to shed light on some possible non-clinical careers for Optometrists. For some, a mix of clinical and non-clinical work may be preferable, for others, a full non-clinical commitment may be ideal. Hopefully, this article may provide some guidance or shed light on possible avenues to …

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An Interview with Pete Hanlin of Essilor


This is a sponsored post by Essilor of America, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists! 😎  Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at one of the largest companies in the ophthalmic industry? Pete Hanlin, Director of Technical Marketing at Essilor, was gracious enough to share with us his perspective …

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Vision Expo West – Videos Behind the Scenes

Three days of unpaid vacation, 2,185 miles of travel and around one thousand dollars in expenses. That is what it took to travel out to Vision Expo West this September, and it was worth every penny. Vision Expo West is one of the premier events in the ophthalmic industry boasting …

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Allergan Optometry Jumpstart Program New Grad Video

At the 2014 Vision Expo West, we had a chance to spend some quality time with the folks over at Allergan and the Allergan Optometry Jumpstart Team. What an awesome group of people who work everyday with optometry in mind. Dave Gibson and Carey Reynolds, just to name a few, are …

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