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2017 Optometrist of the Year, Paul Barney, OD, ’84: Changing the Future of Optometry

By Amy Mehdizadeh

As a graduate from the Southern California College of Optometry at Marshall B. Ketchum University, Dr. Paul Barney joined the Pacific Cataract and Laser Institute (PCLI) and moved to Anchorage, Alaska, in 1999 to head the surgical co-management center. 844 more words

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President’s Perspective

By Kevin L. Alexander, OD, PhD

Fall represents a time of change and transformation. At
Ketchum University, the 2017 fall quarter is particularly
exciting as we open our new Health Professions Building, 637 more words

Faces Of MBKU

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Earlier this year Assistant Professor Reena Patel, OD, ’09, was honored at Optometry’s Meeting® in Washington, D.C., with the Dr. W. David Sullins Jr. InfantSEE® Award. 336 more words


Rewriting your story: a lesson in radical activism

Interview with Teresa Veramendi, Undergraduate Admissions Counselor at Naropa University

I hear that you are about to take a project about radical self-acceptance into some public high schools…tell me about the project. 1,297 more words


Emily McCoy, PA-C, ’16: A Family Legacy of Patient Care Inspires a Physician Assistant Career

By Amy Woodman

You could say the medical profession has always been in Emily McCoy’s genes. Her family tree is rooted with doctors, surgeons and nurses; including two grandfathers, a doctor and surgeon, her father and brother, practicing surgeons, and two sisters – all in the health care field. 861 more words

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#UDreamItDoIt: Blue Hen Alumni Tim's Success Story

#UDreamItDoIt Campaign: This campaign includes stories of alumni who have found career success through services or advice provided by the University of Delaware’s Career Services Center. 316 more words