Justina Raouf Assaad is the recipient of the 2021 AAOF Jill and George Mertz Fellowship.
Nearly $164,000 was awarded to 50 top-performing 4th-year optometry students.
Recipients get $2,000 to apply to their tuition.
This award is bestowed annually to a second or third year optometry student.
There are two grant recipients this year.
His proposal topic on the history of optometric education in Singapore, was chosen out of five very competitive proposals.
The fellowship supports early career optometric and vision science faculty research.
Ngo received a $25,000 award.
Nicole Christie Ross, OD, MSc, FAAO, is an assistant professor of optometry in the Department of Specialty & Advanced Care at NECO.
Dr. Chakuroff is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Optometry.
Dr. Wang is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley School of Optometry.
Nearly $200,000 was awarded to several top performing fourth-year optometry students.
They will be recognized at the AAOF Celebration Luncheon on Saturday, October 26.
(PRESS RELEASE) ORLANDO, FL – The American Academy of Optometry Foundation (AAOF) in collaboration with Johnson & Johnson Vision announces the 2017 J. Pat Cummings Scholarship recipients....
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