Tag: Winter 2016

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A strong vision

It takes vision and drive to guide an entire student body, faculty and alumni through a major transformational change.

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Taking MBKU abroad

In his long history with Southern California’s premier optometry school, Dr. Akio Kanai has seen the college through a lot of changes.

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Knowledge in vision science keeps expanding with MS degree

Research in the area of vision science is a growing need, with new treatments for dry eye, diabetic eye disease, sports injuries, low vision and other conditions making it possible for people to retain and […]

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Introducing Ketchum Health

MBKU is the first health care university in Southern California to bring three primary care disciplines together to learn and work collaboratively to provide effective patient care.

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From the Class of 1909

The Office of Alumni Relations was pleased to hear from John Derbyshire, great-grandson of Dr. Frederick Levi Derbyshire, Class of 1909 graduate of the Southern California College of Optometry and Ophthalmology.

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The future of medical education

As Marshall B. Ketchum University evolves into an interprofessional institution, it is preparing both its curriculum and technology for the future of medical education…

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Student stories: Winter 2016

MBKU attracts some of the best optometry and PA students in the nation. We are proud to bring their stories to you here.

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In remembrance: Winter 2016

MBKU was sad to hear of these alumni and friends recently lost. Here we honor those whose memory will always be part of our university family.

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Ketchum University presents Circle of Vision Awards

The 6th annual luncheon was held at the Summit House Restaurant in Fullerton, California.

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Investigating myopia treatment

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. (JJVCI) is sponsoring a three-year research study to investigate the control of myopia progression through optical interventions.

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Alumni message: Winter 2016

MBKU Alumni Association President Cindy Blancq, OD, FAAO, shares a message for Winter 2016.