Successful Specialty Contact Lens Update

New Patient Care Center

On Saturday, November 5th, the College of Optometry hosted a "Specialty Contact Lens Update" symposium in conjunction with the Patient Care Center Grand Opening ceremonies.  The keynote speaker was renown scleral lens specialist, Dr. Muriel Schornack.  Dr Schornack is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.  She is also a founding member and past President of the Scleral Lens Education Society which was the organization that sponsored her lectures.  Other presentations were given by UMSL faculty Drs. Vinita Henry, Julie DeKinder, and Ed Bennett (Inset: Dr. Schormack with Drs. Ed and Jean Bennett)