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Emily Aslakson, OD

Emily Aslakson, OD

Emily Aslakson, OD
Emily Aslakson, OD

Associate Professor
Optometry
Phone: (231) 591-2177
Email: [email protected]

Education

  • OD, Doctorate in Optometry, Indiana University, Optometry
  • MA, Ferris State University, College of Education
  • Certificate, Michigan College of Optometry, Optometric Residency, Pediatric Optometry and Binocular Vision
  • BA, Alma College, Psychology
  • BA, Alma College, Theatre, Acting

Biography

Dr. Emily Aslakson is an Assistant Professor at the Michigan College of Optometry. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Alma College in 2007 with a Bachelor of Arts degrees in both Psychology and Theatre. She received her Doctorate in Optometry degree from Indiana University, where she graduated with honors in 2015. While at Indiana University, Dr. Aslakson was the recipient of the Andrya Lowther Scholarship Award for service and humanitarianism to the community. She completed a residency in Pediatrics and Binocular Vision at the Michigan College of Optometry in 2016.

Publications and Intellectual Contributions

  • Journal Article
    Aslakson, E. (2020). "The effects of course design upon optometry student outcomes: An analysis of lecture synchronicity and flipped model learning,"
  • Journal Article
    Aslakson, E. (2020). "Utilizing ExamSoft Categories for Research and Course Design Applications."
  • Journal Article
    Aslakson, E. (2019). "All left, not alright: Vision rehabilitation after homonymous hemianopia."
  • Journal Article
    Aslakson, E. (2017). "Reduction of magnitude and frequency of vertical strabismus through vision therapy,"
  • Journal Article
    Aslakson, E. (2017). "Reduction of Magnitude and Frequency of Vertical Strabismus," Optometry and Visual Performance. 5 (4). p. 141.
  • Journal Article
    Aslakson, E. (2015). "I forgot people could see this way!"
  • Journal Article
    Aslakson, E. (2013). "Retinal image quality during accommodation in adult myopic eyes."

Presentations

  • Presentation
    Aslakson, E., OPTM 753 Clinical Seminar, "Suicide Assessment: Considerations for Optometrists," (March 2022).
  • Presentation
    Aslakson, E., Michigan College of Optometry 2021 Summer CE Event, "Try These Genes on For Size: A Case Based Review of Pediatric Genetic Disease with Vision Impairment," (April 2021).
  • Presentation
    Aslakson, E., Michigan College of Optometry 2021 Summer CE Event, "What a Pain in the Head," (April 2021).
  • Presentation
    Aslakson, E., Pacific University College of Optometry, "Evidence Based Teaching Practices," (February 2021).
  • Presentation
    Aslakson, E., Optometric Extension Program Virtual CE Event, "Pupillary Perils for the Primary Care Provider," (April 2020).
  • Oral Presentation
    Aslakson, E. (Author & Presenter), McDowell, P. (Author & Presenter), MCO Summer CE Event, "Little Eyes, Big Problems: Differentiating Optic Disk Edema in Pediatric Populations," Michigan College of Optometry, Big Rapids, MI, (June 2020).
  • Lecture
    Aslakson, E., Nebraska Optometric Association Fall CE Event, "What a Pain in the...Head," Nebraska Optometric Association, Big Rapids, MI (Virtual), (September 24, 2020).
  • Lecture
    Aslakson, E. (Author & Presenter), Optometric Extension Program Virtual CE Series, "Pupillary Perils for the Primary Care Provider," Optometric Extension Program, Virtual, (May 2020).
  • Lecture
    Aslakson, E., Nebraska Optometric Association Fall CE Event, "Pupillary Perils for the Primary Care Provider," Nebraska Optometric Association, Big Rapids, MI (Virtual), (September 24, 2020).
  • Lecture
    Aslakson, E., Nebraska Optometric Association Fall CE Event, "Management of ABI," Nebraska Optometric Association, Big Rapids, MI (Virtual), (September 24, 2020).