Cornea, Contact Lenses and Refractive Technologies

The Academy thanks the following generous sponsors for their support of Section activities:

  • Major Sponsor: Johnson & Johnson Vision Care; Alcon; Bausch + Lomb
  • Sponsor: CooperVision
  • Co-Sponsor: Art Optical; Alden Optical; Blanchard Contact Lenses

Mission Statement:

Fostering professional growth and advocating excellence in patient care through leadership in education and research.

About the Section:

The Section on Cornea, Contact Lenses and Refractive Technologies is both the oldest and largest specialty section of the American Academy of Optometry. Click here to download the American Academy of Optometry Section on Cornea, Contact Lenses and Refractive Technologies history (PDF format).

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Section Operations and Procedures Manual: Download in PDF Format

Group Officers

Clarke D Newman, OD, FAAO
Cristina M Schnider, OD, MBA, FAAO
Vice Chair
Robert L Davis, OD, FAAO
Jeffrey C Krohn, OD, FAAO
Renee E Reeder, OD, FAAO
Resident Recruitment Chair
Jennifer L Coyle, OD, MS, FAAO
Loretta B Szczotka-Flynn, OD, PhD, FAAO
Immediate Past Chair
Louise A Sclafani, OD, FAAO
Diplomate Chair
Susan J. Gromacki, OD, MS, FAAO, FSLS
Case Report Chair
Janice M Jurkus, OD, MBA, FAAO
Application of CL or RT Exams
Karen K Yeung, OD, FAAO
Cornea and Anterior Segment Examination
Kathryn A Dumbleton, PhD, MCOptom, FAAO
Research Chair
Jeffrey Sonsino, OD, FAAO
Member Benefits Committee
David P Roncone, OD, FAAO
Diplomate Renewal Chair
Jason G Jedlicka, OD, FAAO
Diplomate Recruitment Chair
Kelvin K Tang, OD, FAAO
Speakers Bureau
William J Tullo, OD, FAAO
Refractive Technologies Committee
Richard E Weisbarth, OD, FAAO
Diplomate Practical Examination
Danielle Marie Robertson, OD, PhD, FAAO
Diplomate Oral Examination Chair
Helen M Viksnins, MEd, CAE, FAAO
Staff Liaison

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