Heidi Wagner received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Ohio State University and her Master of Public Health degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She is a Professor of Clinical Optometry at the Ohio State University where she serves as the Director of Extern Programs. Previously, she was a Professor of Optometry at Nova Southeastern University where she served the College as Department Chair from 2001 – 2011. Dr. Wagner is a Diplomate in the Cornea, Contact Lenses & Refractive Technologies Section of the American Academy of Optometry as well as a Distinguished Practitioner and Fellow in the National Academies of Practice. She was the principal investigator for the Nova Southeastern University CLEK (Collaborative Longitudinal Evaluation of Keratoconus) Clinic, a multi-center observational study funded by the National Eye Institute. She currently serves as Co-chair of the Contact Lens Assessment in Youth (CLAY) study group.