American Optometric Association Involvement:

Dr. Richard Schamerloh  (Past president of the Indiana Optometric Association)

Dr. Jay Petersma (Past president of the Iowa Optometric Association)

Dr. Shelly Wu (2008 Young optometrist of the year by the California Optometric Association, and is         currently the education coordinator for the COA.

Dr. Gregory Wolfe (Past Chair of AOA Health Promotion Committee, and is current member of AOA Evidence Based Optometry Guideline Writing Committee)

To request more information or to schedule an interview please email Dr. Jennifer Brown at:

Contact us:

Jennifer Brown, OD, FAAO

Residency Coordinator

Charles Kinnaird, OD, FAAO

Co-Director Ocular Disease

Chief of Optometry Section

Jesse Brown VA Medical Center

Peter Russo, OD, FAAO, Diplomate

Co-Director Low Vision Rehabilitation 

Hines VA Blind Rehabilitation Service

Tel:  312-569-7505

Fax: 312-569-7547

Jesse Brown VAMC

820 S Damen Ave

Chicago IL 60612

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