New Jersey Chapter

Future Events

**New Information**
All day Annual Summer Seminar providing 6 Oral CE credits (COPE pending) is scheduled on Sunday, August 16, 2020 to be presented virtually on Zoom. More information and registration at the following link:

Chapter Educational Meetings -
all meetings are held at Jumping Brook Country Club in Neptune, NJ

Continuing Education lectures with gourmet buffet dinners, which will be held at Jumping Brook Country Club in Neptune, NJ from 7pm-9pm on the following dates:

November 18, 2020
**Dinners are complimentary for NJAO Chapter Members who have paid their 2020 chapter dues and are $55 (early bird)/ $65 (non-early bird) for non-members.


Past Events

Dr. Daniel Epshtein presented Peri-operative Care of Common Ocular Surgeries on June 10, 2020 in our first virtual CE meeting.

The Spring CE dinner was with Maria Richman, OD, FAAO on March 11, 2020.

The Fall CE dinner was with Tracy Offerdahl, PharmD, RPh, FAAO entitled "Treatment of Pain: Opioid Choices and Issues for Patient and Practitioner." The NJAO donated $10,000 to PCO at Salus University. Residents also presented their posters from the annual Academy meeting and were presented with travel fellowships. 

CE Dinner Video Links: 
Donated VOLK Lenses to SUNY and Salus

The NJ Chapter donated ten Volk, 20D personalized, engraved lenses to students from New Jersey who attend SUNY College of Optometry and Salus University. We are proud to support our future colleagues in their education. 
volk 1 NJ
volk 2 NJ
NJAO Officers 2019-2020

Officer List 2019-2020

President: Candice Tolud, OD, FAAO
Vice President: Michael Chocky, OD, FAAO
Treasurer: Dennis Lyons, OD, FAAO
Secretary: Rosine Alianakian, OD, FAAO

Board Members: 
Mayur Bhavsar, OD, FAAO
Lenard Strulowitz, OD, FAAO
Anthony Fiorilli, OD, FAAO
Kenneth Manning, OD, FAAO



The 2020 NJAO membership fee is $75 and we hope that you will continue to support our mission in enhancing optometric education. Please make your 2020 membership dues of $75 payable by check to: NJ Academy of Optometry.

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