Navigation Links
Optometry Career Conferences Set for Five N.C. Campuses in March
Date:3/13/2009

RALEIGH, N.C., March 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Carolina students interested in earning the doctor of optometry degree are encouraged to attend the 2009 Optometry Career Conferences sponsored by College Foundation of North Carolina and the N.C. State Education Assistance Authority. Conferences are scheduled at five locations around the state:

  • East Carolina University (Greenville, NC) - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, Tuesday, March 24, 2009 in the Allied Health Lobby of the Health Sciences Building.
  • Winston-Salem State University (Winston-Salem, NC) - 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, Wednesday, March 25, 2009 in Room 210 of the W.B. Atkinson Science Building.
  • UNC-Charlotte (Charlotte, NC) - 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Room 109 of the Cone Center.
  • North Carolina State University (Raleigh, NC) - 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Thursday, March 26, 2009 in the Talley Student Center Ballroom (part of health career fair).
  • UNC-Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC) - 10:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m., Friday, March 27, 2009 in the Great Hall of the Frank Porter Graham Student Union Building (part of health career fair).

The North Carolina Optometry Scholarship Loan (OSL) program provides funding for North Carolina residents pursuing doctor of optometry degrees at three participating out of state institutions: Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN, and the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Awards are renewable for up to four years. Recipients must commit to work as optometrists in North Carolina for one year for each year of funding to repay the loan. Students who do not fulfill the obligation must repay the funds at an annual interest rate of 10%. More program details can be found at CFNC.org/optometry.

Information sessions are open to the public and representatives of the participating optometry institutions will answer questions about admissions, optometry careers and their respective doctoral programs in optometry.

For additional information concerning the conferences contact: Robbie Schultz, Outreach Manager, at (919)248-4686 or (800)700-1775 Ext. 4686 or robbie@ncseaa.edu.


'/>"/>
SOURCE College Foundation, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Optometry Career Conferences Set for Five N.C. Campuses in October
2. Doctors of Optometry Applaud New Law Requiring Eye Exams for Illinois Children
3. Optometry-Backed Vision Care for Kids Act Approved by U.S. House
4. Doctors of Optometry, Parents, Educators and Legislators Applaud New Illinois Law Requiring Comprehensive Eye Exams for Children Starting School
5. Doctors of Optometry Urge Contact Lens Wearers to Be Vigilant With Lens Hygiene and Compliance in Flood Areas
6. AOA Doctors of Optometry Partner With FDA and Other Industry Leaders to Develop New Measures to Better Protect Contact Lens Wearers
7. Doctors of Optometry Cheer Obamas Call to Action on Childrens Vision
8. Cash-strapped Optometry Students Give Back in a Big Way
9. HRET Awards Four Health Career Scholarships
10. New RAPS White Paper Details Career Development of Healthcare Products Regulatory Professionals
11. New Celebrity Introduces Students to Need, Advantages of Health Care Careers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/27/2016)... ... ... "FCPX editors can now reveal their media with growing colorful split screen ... - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , ProSlice Color brings the split screens ... reveal the media of their split screens with growing colorful panels. , ProSlice Color ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2016 , ... Quality metrics ... yet in many ways they remain in the eye of the beholder, according to ... a publication of The American Journal of Managed Care. For the full issue, ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 26, 2016 , ... ... fertility once they have been diagnosed with endometriosis. These women need a treatment ... also require a comprehensive approach that can help for preservation of fertility and ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... , ... June 25, 2016 , ... First Choice ... States, named Dr. Sesan Ogunleye, as the Medical Director of its new Mesquite-Samuell Farm ... Medical Director of our new Mesquite location,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... surgery procedures that most people are unfamiliar with. The article goes on to state ... procedures, but also many of these less common operations such as calf and cheek ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 Dehaier Medical Systems ... "Company"), which develops, markets and sells medical devices and ... , signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Hongyuan Supply ... Supply Chain") on June 20, 2016, to develop Dehaier,s ... strategic cooperation agreement, Dehaier will leverage Hongyuan Supply Chain,s ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Mass. , June 24, 2016   Pulmatrix, ... pharmaceutical company developing innovative inhaled drugs, announced today that ... Russell Investments reconstituted its comprehensive set of ... "This is an important milestone for Pulmatrix," ... will increase shareholder awareness of our progress in developing ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Research and ... Global Market - Forecast to 2022" report to their ... treatment method for the patients with kidney failure, it replaces ... fluid from the patient,s blood and thus the treatment helps ... and chloride in balance. Increasing number of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: