Mission

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).

For Diplomates, if you have not already, please join the Section's Google group where you can discuss cases and share information with other Diplomates!

Section Bylaws: Download in PDF Format

Section Operations and Procedures Manual: Download in PDF Format

Section Officers

Image of Cristina M Schnider, OD, MBA, FAAO

Section Chair

Cristina M Schnider, OD, MBA, FAAO

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Vice Chair

Jeffrey C Krohn, OD, FAAO

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Program Chair

Louise A Sclafani, OD, FAAO

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Resident Recruitment Chair

Susan Kovacich, OD, FAAO

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Secretary / Treasurer

Robert L Davis, OD, FAAO

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Historian

Aaron B Zimmerman, OD, MS, FAAO

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Immediate Past Chair

Clarke D Newman, OD, FAAO

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Diplomate Case Reports

Karen K Yeung, OD, FAAO

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Application of CL or RT Exams

Renee E Reeder, OD, FAAO, FBCLA, FSLS, FIACLE

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Diplomate Award Chair

Susan J. Gromacki, OD, MS, FAAO, FSLS

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Cornea and Anterior Segment Examination

Richard E Weisbarth, OD, FAAO

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Member Benefits Committee

Randall Sakamoto, OD, PhD, FAAO

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Research Chair

Kathryn A Dumbleton, PhD, MCOptom, FAAO

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Diplomate Renewal Chair

David P Roncone, OD, FAAO

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Diplomate Recruitment Chair

Randy Charrier, OD, FAAO

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Board Liaison

Carl H Spear, OD, MBA, FAAO

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Speakers Bureau

Kelvin K Tang, OD, FAAO

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Refractive Technologies Committee

Phillip Brandon Brunson, OD, FAAO

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Diplomate Practical Examination

William J Tullo, OD, FAAO

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Diplomate Oral Examination Chair

Danielle M. Robertson, OD, PhD, FAAO

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