Tag Archives: optometry students

Optometry School Is Changing

When we talk about changes in optometry, it is important to look beyond just practicing ODs, but look at where a lot of that journey begins and takes place which is in optometry school. Emilie Seitz discusses the changes in optometry and what optometry school is like now, particularly in …

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Applications Open for OneSight Student Clinics 2020

Mason, OH, July 24, 2019 – Optometry students interested in participating in the 2020 OneSight vision clinic can apply online for consideration. Applications will be accepted through December 10. 2019. The global location will be announced in early January with the names of the selected students.  In total, 15 optometry …

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How To Become a Contact Lens Specialist

Melissa Barnett OD

Dr. Melissa Barnett discusses how to become a contact lens specialist or identify opportunities for specialization by leveraging your passions. There are many specialties in optometry – from vision therapy, to dry eye, specialty contact lenses, pediatrics, and countless other areas you can focus on or build a practice around. …

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Best Ways Optometry Students Can Network With Emilie Seitz

matt and emilie seitz

In this video interview, we sat down with Emilie Seitz, and talk best ways optometry students can network. Emilie Seitz (@eyeseitz), third-year optometry student at Pennsylvania College of Optometry, shares some advice on how to properly network as optometry students, based upon her own experience. Seitz first realized the importance …

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