Focused on Optometric Education and Vision Research

February Alumni Focus

Dr. Kelsey Doering (OD’17) and Ben Doering (OD’17)
Drs. Kelsy and Ben Doering

Dr. Ben: “Don’t be afraid to get out of your comfort zone when starting this new journey. There will be many opportunities that come your way when graduating from Ohio State, so get out there and find out what you like. Be patient and keep your eyes open for when your chance comes to you.”

Dr. Kelsey: “Find a practice that you fit into and are truly happy at. Being an optometrist is a great career for people who want to have a family and life apart from work. Make time to do things that make you happy and find a workplace that allows you to do that!”

February Student Focus

Shihij Takoo
Shihij Takoo

"Don’t be afraid to reach out to professors and other students during optometry school! Everyone here wants to get to know you and is happy to help you find your footing at Ohio State."

The Ohio State University College of Optometry

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