RSO Faculty Members Achieve Prestigious Credentials

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Dr. Yutaka Maki

Dr. Yutaka Maki

Diplomate status was conferred upon Dr. Stephanie Schmiedecke Barbieri, second from right, during the 2014 annual meeting of the AAO.

Diplomate status was conferred upon Dr. Stephanie Schmiedecke Barbieri, second from right, during the 2014 annual meeting of the AAO.

By demonstrating advanced competency in the areas of vision development, binocular vision, visual information processing and vision therapy, Dr. Yutaka Maki has become a Fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development. Dr. Maki is a Clinical Instructor and the Chief of the Vision Therapy and Binocular Vision Service at the University of the Incarnate Word Rosenberg School of Optometry (RSO).

Dr. Stephanie Schmiedecke Barbieri, Assistant Professor at RSO, achieved Diplomate status in the American Academy of Optometry’s Low Vision Section. She is one of only 44 optometrists in the world to have this designation.