Women In Optometry regularly recognizes the accomplishments of women ODs in the profession and in their communities in the “Women in the News” series. Have you stepped into a new leadership role or recently won an award? Send us a note: MBijlefeld@jobson.com.
Congratulations to all the honorees!
|Autumn Adams, OD, a 2015 graduate of Southern College of Optometry, received the Practice Acquisition Award category for Global Eye Care in Cabot, Arkansas, from the Hayes Center for Practice Excellence|
|Mamie Chan, OD, of Albuquerque, was honored with the Advocacy Award from the New Mexico Optometric Association|
Colleen Rae-Jenkins, OD, of York, received the Pennsylvania Optometric Association’s Optometrist of the Year award
|Carla Mack, OD, MBA, FAAO, FBCLA, became Global and US Head, Professional Education and Development at Alcon|
|Amy Moy, OD, was inducted into the National Academies of Practice|
|Johnson & Johnson Vision|
|Lori Tierney was named president, Americas|
|Jacqueline Henderson, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was named president, EMEA|
|Carla Calizaire, of East Brunswick, New Jersey, was named vice president, North America sales, vision care|
|Emily Benson, of Columbus, Ohio, was sworn in as President of the American Optometric Student Association|
The American Optometric Association recently named their 2023 award winners. If you missed the story, click here.
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