Lorenz Wins J. Pat Cummings Scholarship

Bridget Lorenz

Bridget Lorenz of The Ohio State University College of Optometry's Class of 2020 has been named the 2018 Ohio State winner of the J. Pat Cummings Scholarship sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Vision Care and the American Academy of Optometry Foundation.

This award is conferred annually to a second- or third-year optometry student at each of the North American Schools and colleges of optometry who best exemplifies and enhances patient loyalty through establishing the important link between eye health and overall health. To qualify, the recipient must demonstrate achievement in both academic performance and clinical activities. Recipients should also exemplify a spirit of community service, volunteerism, and the promotion of the importance of eye health.

Bridget was chosen based on nominations from the clinical faculty who remarked on her exemplary clinical skills and professionalism in the management of patients.