New Specialists in Medical Optometry
The Board would like to welcome these Optometrists newly certified in the Specialty of Medical Optometry:
- Grace Bissonnette
- Victoria Butcko
- Michelle Chen
- Andrew Crist
- Heather Jones
- Andrew Mick
- Margaret Moore
- Kendra Pollard
- Sanjeet Virk
If you work with any of these Specialists, please introduce yourself and congratulate them on their new certification – they’ve done a great deal to accomplish this!
Journal of Medical Optometry – First Edition
The Journal of Medical Optometry (JoMO) recently published its first issue. If you haven’t seen it please check it out and, of course, consider submitting your own article(s) for publication. Remember, this is your journal.
Board Members Doug Rett (JoMO Editor-in-Chief) and Richard Zimbalist (JoMO Designer) along with all first edition contributors have done an incredible amount of work to bring this to fruition.
Lapel Pins Available
ABCMO has a limited number of 1” diameter lapel pins available. To request one, please submit your current mailing address at the link below.
Email Signature Lines
For Optometrists who wish to highlight their certification as specialists, ABCMO recommends the following:
Abbie Seemo, O.D., Board Certified in Medical Optometry
Abbie Seemo, O.D., Board Certified in Medical Optometry (ABCMO)
This is a topic that will be addressed in more detail later. For now, it is important to recognize that the use of “Board Certified in _____” is standard within Medicine and well-understood by the public.
Journal of Medical Optometry – A Small Sample
- Subjective Dyschromatopsia as Presenting Symptom of Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Adam C. LePosa, OD, FAAO, Rigo Arteaga, Lindsay Agro, OD, FAAO
- Conjunctivochalasis: A Report of Two Cases, Eric M. Lee, OD, FAAO
- Principles of Diabetic Care, Leslie Wilderson, OD, FAAO