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What's New with the GOA

GOA to Host SW Georgia Regional Dinner and Jurisprudence Course*

Join the GOA's President Dr. Nhung Brandenburg for dinner and jurisprudence at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center on August 31 from 6-8 p.m. All optometrists are invited and encouraged to attend. Learn about what is happening at the GOA and give us your input on what we can be doing to better serve you!

Following the dinner and discussion, Dr. Bob McCullough will present a Georgia Jurisprudence course at 7 p.m. Relicensure is this December so make sure you fulfill your 1 hour Jurisprudence credit.

All optometrists interested in attending have the option to attend dinner, jurisprudence or both.

Dr. Brandenburg and the GOA look forward to greeting you in Tifton!

Please register HERE

*Fee Associated with Jurisprudence Class

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Welcome New Members

  • Dr. Matthew Barrett, UAB, 3rd district
  • Dr. David Gibson, SCO, 1st district
  • Dr. Derek Black, SCO, 5th district
  • Dr. Neda Elijah, Southern California College of Optometry, 5th district
  • Dr. Melissa Keller, Pennsylvania College of Optometry, 1st district
  • Dr. Rohit Sharma, New England College of Optometry, 5th district
  • Dr. Derrick Badaracco, New York, 9th district
  • Dr. Lacy Alvarez, NOVA Southeastern, 1st district
  • Dr. Adriana Escobar, NOVA Southeastern, 4th district
  • Dr. Hae Chun, Illinois College of Optometry, 5th district
  • Dr. Jarvis Johnson, SCO, 1st district
  • Dr. Brittany Newman, Ohio State, 7th district
  • Dr. Katelyn Lohman, UAB, 7th district