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Optoturban Podcast: Living in Positivity Over Living in Fear
April 29, 2020

In this episode, Jasdeep Soni interviews student doctor Nadia Afkhami about fears that optometrists and students have currently. Even with all of these fears, both student doctor Afkhami and student doctor Soni agreed that positivity is necessary at th...

Optometry Podcast: Student Stimulus Package
April 26, 2020

COVID 19 has disrupted graduations, the job market, and salary and benefits for many practicing doctors. Dr. Darryl Glover (PCO ’11) is joined by Dr. Adam Ramsey (SCO ’12), Dr. Kate Hamm (UMSL ’19), and 4th-year student Jasdeep Soni (AZCOPT) for this d...

Lunch Date with Rachel and Kate Episode 41: Choosing to Support Women in Film
April 23, 2020

We are in full “Shelter in Place” mode, which means an excessive amount of Netflix and reading books. Okay, we are much more likely to be found watching Netflix than reading a book. In this time, we still need to support women in our world.

Optometry Podcast: Dr. Steven Tersigni Discusses Light Adjustable Lens Technology
April 20, 2020

This week, Drs. Darryl Glover and Jennifer Lyerly interviewed Dr. Steven Tersigni. Steven is one of the world’s first certified Light Adjustable Lens surgeon. 

Optoturban Podcast: Tips for Fashion with Shaminder Dhaliwal
April 15, 2020

In this episode, Jasdeep interviews Dr. Dhaliwal about the impact of fashion on his personal and professional life. Dr. Dhaliwal has seen that being fashionable creates a positive experience for his patients and helps him build trust with them. Dr.

Patient and ECP Perspectives: What Today’s Presbyopic Patients Want
April 13, 2020

Defocus Media and Carol Burniston were compensated by Alcon for participating in this podcast. Today’s presbyopes want vision correction that keeps up with their active lives. As eye care professionals we have the opportunity to meet the unique needs o...

ODs On Facebook: Private Equity in Eyecare
April 09, 2020

On this episode of the ODs on Facebook Podcast we explore the topic of private equity in eyecare. Many of us are familiar with names like National Vision, America’s Best and MyEyeDr, but we are less familiar with names like Berkshire Partners,

Optoturban Podcast: The Power of Social Media with Emilie Seitz
April 08, 2020

Emilie Seitz joined the Optoturban podcast to discuss her Instagram page (@eyeseitz) and the benefits of social media: Easily stay in touch with friends and family Regularly foster new friendships Efficiently learn from experienced members of the optom...

Optometry Podcast: Dr. Aaron Neufeld Discusses OD on Finance, Stocks, and everything that you need to know about the CARES ACT.
April 03, 2020

If nothing stresses you more than thinking about money, take a deep breath and join us to learn from a calming voice of sanity. Dr. Aaron Neufeld is an optometrist and practice owner in Los Altos, California.