SIG News

SIG News

SIG News

Unless otherwise indicated, the ASCO contact for all Special Interest Groups (SIGs) is LaShawn Sidbury, CMP, Director, Meetings and Special Interest Groups, lsidbury@opted.org or (301) 231-5944 ext. 3012. LOW VISION EDUCATORS Met: July 9-11, 2015, Pacific University College of Optometry Chair: Dr. Tracy Matchinski Actions: Dr. Sharon Lee became SIG Chair; two new steering committee […]

SIG News

SIG News

Unless otherwise indicated, the ASCO contact for all Special Interest Groups (SIGs) is Programs and Meetings Manager LaShawn Sidbury, CMP, lsidbury@opted.org or (301) 231-5944 ext. 3012. BINOCULAR VISION AND PERCEPTION EDUCATORS Met: Nov. 15, 2014 in Denver Chair: Dr. Pia Hoenig Actions: Dr. Christina Esposito was unanimously chosen to be Chair-Elect Discussion Topic Highlights: core […]

News from ASCO Special Interest Groups

News from ASCO Special Interest Groups

LOW VISION EDUCATORS SIG Met: July 10-12, 2014 at Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry in Tahlequah, Okla. Chair: Dr. Tracy Matchinski Attendees: 24 attendees from 19 U.S. and two Canadian schools/colleges and a representative from the Veterans Administration Speakers/Discussion Topics: Dr. Dave Lewerenz, Dr. Swati Modi, Cathy Holden and Lynda Crouch (multidisciplinary work […]

SIG News

Biomedical Science Educators Met: Oct. 25, 2013 in Seattle, Wash. Chair: Dr. Ruth Trachimowicz Actions: At this inaugural meeting, Dr. Ruth Trachimowicz was selected as Founding Chair by acclamation and will serve a two-year term. Dr. Jan Bergmanson was selected as Vice-Chair and will serve a four-year term, which includes two years as Vice-Chair followed […]