Justin Griest, head of admissions at OSU College of Optometry, spoke to the Pre-Opotometry Club today. Justin began by sharing many facts and data about the field of optometry. He then spoke to us about what Ohio State’s College of Optometry has to offer, and he encouraged all club members to sign-up to attend the Visit Day on October 15th. Justin then explained the application process including OAT prep, Optomcas, and interviewing strategies. Justin then answered numerous question from our club members. Hope to see you all at our next meeting on October 11th!
Our guest speaker for this meeting was Dr. Mulvihill. Dr Mulvihill graduated from The Ohio State College of Optometry, and he is now completing his residency in vision therapy at Ohio State. Dr. Mulvihill answered questions about his experience with optometry school and applying to residency programs. After telling us about himself, Dr. Mulvihill gave our club members a tour of the binocular vision and pediatrics clinic. Following the tour, Dr. Mulvihill showed us the equipment that he uses to treat patients in need of vision therapy.