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Faculty & Resident Involvement

Interim Dean of MCO is a Finalist for Bright Ideas Pitch Competition

Daniel Taylor

Congratulations to our Interim Dean of MCO, Daniel Taylor, OD, EdD, MS, FAAO, DipOE, for being a Finalist in the Bright Ideas Pitch Competition. Be sure to check out his “Protoconch” invention booth!

Dr. Taylor is also the chair of the Optometric Education Section for the American Academy of Optometry. Check out his lecture on Hearing Disorders in the Optometric Examination!


2022 Lectures

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Faculty Lectures

Hearing Disorders in the Optometric Examination.

Daniel Taylor, OD, EdD, MS, FAAO, DipOE

Interprofessional Practice and Optometry: Practical Applications in Patient Care.

Sarah Hinkley, OD, FCOVD, FAAO, FNAP


2022 Posters

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Faculty Posters

MCO faculty member in front of a poster

Properties of Spectacle Lenses with Reduced Blue Light Transmission. 

- Joe Pole, PhD, Kaylee Mergener, OD

Demographics of Follow-up Care for Pediatric Patients with Amblyopia.

- James Alvarez-Carpenter, OD, Paula McDowell, OD, FAAO, Amy Bell, OD

Normative Distances of Handheld Devices.

- Ashley Bonneau, OD, Kristin Tolliver, OD, Paula McDowell, OD, FAAO

Resident Posters

MCO residents

Diagnosing Microtropia: A Pediatric Case Report.

- Allison Richardson, OD, Paula McDowell, OD, FAAO

Presbyopia Utopia: Decentered Optics in Multifocal Scleral Lenses.

- Emily Gottschalk, OD, Chad Rosen, OD, FAAO