The purpose of this Special Interest Group is to enhance the knowledge of its members in the area of neuro-ophthalmic disease and improve the care given to patients with neuro-ophthalmic diseases.

The purposes of the Neuro-ophthalmic Disorders in Optometry Special Interest Group will be to:

  • Serve as a primary resource for the Academy for papers, posters, courses, information, and research regarding neuro-ophthalmic disorders, and to advise the Academy on policy in these areas.
  • Encourage inquiry and research into neuro-ophthalmic disorders.
  • Promote, advance and enhance the identity of optometry as a profession with expertise in neuro-ophthalmic disorders.

SIG Officers


Image of Joseph W Sowka, OD, FAAO

Chair

Joseph W Sowka, OD, FAAO

jsowka@nova.edu

Vice Chair

Patricia A Modica, OD, FAAO

pmodica@sunyopt.edu
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Program Chair

Kelly A Malloy, OD, FAAO

kmalloy@salus.edu
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Immediate Past Chair

Leonard V Messner, OD, FAAO

lmessner@ico.edu