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Faculty

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C. Troy Allred: Joined us in 2000
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Brigham Young University
OD, SCCO
Residency in Pediatric Optometry, University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Optometry, Birmingham, AL

 
714.870.7226 | tallred@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Diane M. Almanza: Joined us in 2009
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
OD, SCCO
 
| dalmanza@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Janet Armstrong: Joined us in 1999
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Portland State University
OD, SCCO

 
714.449.7441 | jarmstrong@ketchum.edu
SCCO
James E. Bailey: Joined us in 1974
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Indiana University
OD, Indiana University
PhD, Indiana University

 
714.449.7474 | jbailey@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Carmen N. Barnhardt: Joined us in 1996
Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, SCCO
OD, SCCO
MS.Ed., California State University, Fullerton
Residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy, SCCO

 
714.449.7423 | cbarnhardt@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Raman Bhakhri: Joined us in 2012
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of Alberta
OD, Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University
Residency in Low Vision and Ocular Disease, Illinois College of Optometry

 
714.449.7457 | rbhakhri@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Cindy Blancq: Joined us in 2005
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Irvine
OD, SCCO

 
SCCO
Eric J. Borsting: Joined us in 1988
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, University of California, San Diego
OD, State University of New York
MS, State University of New York
MS.Ed., California State University, Fullerton
Residency in Vision Training, SUNY

 
714.449.7436 | eborsting@ketchum.edu
SCCO
David C. Bright: Joined us in 1977
Chief, Optometry Service, West Los Angeles VA Ambulatory Care Center, Los Angeles, CA
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, SCCO
OD, SCCO

 
310.268.3995 | david.bright@med.va.gov
SCCO
Kenneth E. Brookman: Joined us in 1980
Special Assistant to the Provost
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, SCCO
OD, SCCO
MS, Indiana University
PhD, Indiana University
MPH, University of California, Los Angeles

 
714.449.7498 | kbrookman@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Annie W. Chang: Joined us in 2007
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, University of California, Berkeley
OD, University of California, Berkeley, School of Optometry
Residency in Cornea and Contact Lenses, SCCO

 
714.992.7881 | achang@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Angela M. Chen: Joined us in 2009
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Davis
OD, State University of New York
MS, State University of New York
Residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy, SCCO

 
714.449.7432 | angelachen@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Jack J. Chen: Joined us in 2014
Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Professor
College of Pharmacy

 
BS Pharmacy, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
PharmD, University of Utah

 
714.872.5700 | jchen@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Geoffrey F. Chiara: Joined us in 1987
Chief, Optometry Service, VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Las Vegas, NV
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of Nevada, Reno
BS, SCCO
OD, SCCO
Residency in Hospital-Based Optometry, VA Medical Center, Tuscaloosa, AL

 
702.791.9125 | geoffrey.chiara@va.gov
SCCO
Theresa Chong Fernandez: Joined us in 2009
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Pacific University
OD, Pacific University College of Optometry, Forest Grove, OR
Residency, Low Vision/Blind Rehabilitation, VA Medical Center/Blind Rehabilitation Center, West Haven, CT

 
702.791.9125 | Theresa.chong2@va.gov
SCCO
Raymond H. Chu: Joined us in 2001
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, San Diego
OD, State University of New York
MS, California State University, Fullerton
Residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy, SCCO

 
714.992.7876 | rchu@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Kimberly Clark: Joined us in 2013
Director of Assessment
Assistant Professor
School of Physician Assistant Studies

 
BS, Rochester Institute of Technology
MPAS, University of Nebraska
PA-C, Physician Assistant Certified

 
714.872.5688 | kclark@ketchum.edu
SCCO
George W. Comer: Joined us in 1982
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of Houston
OD, University of Houston
MBA, University of California, Irvine
Residency in Hospital-Based Optometry, VA Medical Center, Lexington, KY

 
714.449.7405 | gcomer@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Melissa Contreras: Joined us in 2012
Assistant Director, UECLA
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Irvine
OD, SCCO
Residency in Primary Eye Care - Veterans Hospital, Sepulveda, CA

 
714.992.7818 | mcontreras@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Jan Cooper-Hagman: Joined us in 2011
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Irvine
OD, SCCO

 
SCCO
Susan A. Cotter: Joined us in 1997
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Loyola University, Chicago
OD, Illinois College of Optometry
MS, University of Southern California
Residency in Children's Vision, SCCO

 
714.449.7488 | scotter@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Arjun P. Dutta: Joined us in 2014
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor
College of Pharmacy

 
PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University
 
714.872.5693 | adutta@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Timothy B. Edrington: Joined us in 1978
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Indiana University
OD, Indiana University
MS, California State University, Fullerton

 
714.449.7422 | tedrington@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Gail Ellias: Joined us in 1992
Coordinator, Chronic Care, Special Testing and Ophthalmology Consultation Service, University Eye Center at Los Angeles
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Irvine
OD, University of California, Berkeley
Residency in Hospital-Based Optometry/Geriatrics, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center

 
323.234.9137 | gellias@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Carla B. Engelke: Joined us in 2007
Coordinator, Traumatic Brain Injury
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, St. Louis University
OD, SCO
Residency in Primary Care/Low Vision Rehabilitation, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson

 
520.792.1450 Ext. 2955 | Carla.Engelke@va.gov
SCCO
Lucrecia Escobar: Joined us in 2006
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
OD, Universidad Social Catolica de la Salle, Bogota, Colombia
Contact Lens Residency in Madrid, Spain

 
909.702.9502 | Lescobar@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Steven G. Ferrucci: Joined us in 1996-97, 2001
Chief, Optometry Section, Sepulveda VA Medical Center, Sepulveda, CA
Coordinator, Primary Eye Care - Department of Veterans Affairs Residency
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, Brandeis University
OD, New England College of Optometry
Residency in Hospital-Based/Primary Care Optometry, Sepulveda VA Medical Center

 
818.891.7711 Ext. 7744 | Steven.Ferrucci@med.va.gov
SCCO
Sandra Fineman: Joined us in 2014
Principal Faculty
School of Physician Assistant Studies

 
BS, California State University, Fullerton
Certificate of Clinical Proficiency, Stanford University Physician Assistant Program
PA-C, Physician Assistant Certified

 
714.872.5696 | sfineman@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Edward Fisher: Joined us in 2016
Dean
Professor
College of Pharmacy

 
BS, Temple University School of Pharmacy
PhD, Temple University

 
714.872.5692 | efisher@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Lane T. Fujimoto: Joined us in 1996
Coordinator, Ocular Disease - Department of Veterans Affairs Residency
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Irvine
OD, SCCO
Residency in Primary Care/Hospital Based/Geriatric Optometry, Sepulveda VA Medical Center

 
702.791.9125 | lane.fujimoto@va.gov
SCCO
Amy Grimes: Joined us in 2000
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, The Ohio State University
OD, The Ohio State University
Residency in Primary Eye Care and Low Vision Rehabilitation, VA Medical Center, Tucson, AZ

 
520.792.1450 Ext. 6551 | amy.grimes@va.gov
SCCO
Silvia Han: Joined us in 2013
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Los Angeles
OD, SCCO
Residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy, Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University

 
714.992.7824 | shan@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Wayne Heidle: Joined us in 2015
Director of Community Relations
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 

 
714.992.7888 | wheidle@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Catherine L. Heyman: Joined us in 1994
Coordinator, Blind Children's Learning Center
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, San Diego State University
OD, SCCO
Residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy, SCCO

 
714.992.7845 | cheyman@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Perry S. Hom: Joined us in 1988
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, San Diego State University
BS, SCCO
OD, SCCO

 
714.870.7226 | phom@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Kristine Huang: Joined us in 2005
Chief of the Pediatric Vision Service and Studt Center for Vision Therapy
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, San Diego
OD, State University of New York
MPH, University of California, Los Angeles
Residency in Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation, SUNY

 
714.449.7435 | khuang@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Pauline F. Ilsen: Joined us in 1991
Coordinator, Primary Eye Care/Geriatric Optometry -- Department of Veterans Affairs Residency
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, SCCO
OD, SCCO
Residency in Hospital-Based Optometry/Geriatrics, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center

 
SCCO
Steven L. Johnson: Joined us in 1976
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, SCCO
OD, SCCO

 
SCCO
Brian S. Kawasaki: Joined us in 2007
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of San Francisco
OD, SCCO
MBA, California State University, San Marcos
Residency in Primary Care Optometry, San Francisco VA Medical Center

 
702.791.9125 | brian.kawasaki@va.gov
SCCO
Chang Kim: Joined us in 1991-94, 1998
Chief, Optometry Service, Los Angeles VA Ambulatory Care Clinic, Los Angeles, CA
Coordinator, Ocular Disease/Low Vision Rehabilitation Residency
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Los Angeles
OD, SCCO
Residency in Ocular Disease/Low Vision Rehabilitation, Los Angeles VA Ambulatory Clinic

 
| Chang.Kim@med.va.gov
SCCO
Ajoy Koomer: Joined us in 2014
Assistant Dean for Assessment
Associate Professor
College of Pharmacy

 
PhD, University of Missouri-Kansas City
EMBA, Sullivan University

 
714.872.5695 | akoomer@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Justin T. Kwan: Joined us in 2010
Chief, Cornea and Contact Lens Service
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, University of California, Berkeley
OD, University of California, Berkeley School of Optometry

 
714.449.7472 | jkwan@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Dawn Y. Lam: Joined us in 2005
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of British Columbia
MS, University of British Columbia
OD, SCCO
Residency in Cornea and Contact Lenses, University of Houston, College of Optometry

 
714.449.7443 | dlam@ketchum.edu
SCCO
James O. LaMotte: Joined us in 1985
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, Eastern Washington State University
MS, Eastern Washington State University
PhD, University of Arizona
OD, New England College of Optometry

 
714.449.7486 | jlamotte@ketchum.edu
SCCO
John E. Larcabal: Joined us in 1993
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Brigham Young University
OD, SCCO

 
714.992.7834 | jlarcabal@ketchum.edu
SCCO
John H. Lee: Joined us in 2000
Assistant Chief, Jarnigan Primary Care Service
Coordinator, Optometry Service at CSUF
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, University of California, Berkeley
OD, State University of New York
Residency in Vision Enhancement and Rehabilitation, SUNY

 
714.992.7837 | jlee@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Rachelle Lin: Joined us in 2014
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, BA, University of California, Irvine
OD, SCCO
MS, SCCO
Residency in Low Vision/Traumatic Brain Injury/Primary Care, VA Long Beach Healthcare System

 
714.992.7825 | rlin@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Edeline J. Lu: Joined us in 2008
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Los Angeles
OD, SCCO
Residency in Ocular Disease, VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Las Vegas, NV

 
714.992.7807 | elu@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Charitha Madiraju: Joined us in 2015
Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences
College of Pharmacy

 
PhD, University of Pittsburgh
 
714.872.5714 | cmadiraju@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Susan Marder: Joined us in 2015
Assistant Professor
School of Physician Assistant Studies

 
BS, Mt. St Mary’s College
MSN, University of San Diego
ANP-C, Adult Nurse Practitioner Certified

 
714.872.5708 | smarder@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Harue J. Marsden: Joined us in 1989
Director of Externship
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Riverside
OD, SCCO
MS, University of Houston
Residency in Family Practice, University of Houston, College of Optometry

 
714.449.7433 | hmarsden@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Michelle E. Matson: Joined us in 2009
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Arizona State University
OD, University of California, Berkeley
Residency, Ocular Disease, VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Las Vegas

 
702.791.9125 | michelle.matson3@va.gov
SCCO
Daniel L. May: Joined us in 1995
Medical Director
Assistant Professor
School of Physician Assistant Studies

 
BA, California State University, Fullerton
MD, University of California, Irvine
Family Practice residency (Chief Resident) USC-PIH Family Practice

 
714.872.5685 | dmay@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Greg Mennie: Joined us in 2014
Associate Director
Associate Professor
School of Physician Assistant Studies

 
Hospital Corpsman, United States Navy
BS, California State University Dominguez Hills
MS.Ed., University of Southern California
Fellowship in Leadership and Management, University of Southern California
PA-C, Physician Assistant Certified, University of Southern California

 
714.872.5686 | gmennie@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Timothy Messer: Joined us in 1995
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Berkeley
OD, University of California, Berkeley
Residency in Low Vision Rehabilitation, Hospital-Based Optometry, VA Medical Center, Kansas City, MO

 
520.792.1450 | timothy.messer@med.va.gov
SCCO
David J. Mietzner: Joined us in 2012
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, Concordia University
OD, Pacific University College of Optometry
MA, Gonzaga University

 
702.791.9125 | david.mietzner@va.gov
SCCO
Allison Mollet: Joined us in 2013
Director of Didactic Education
Assistant Professor
School of Physician Assistant Studies

 
BS, Western Washington University
MMS, Yale University School of Medicine PA Program
PA-C, Physician Assistant Certified

 
714.872.5689 | amollet@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Jennifer L. Monarrez: Joined us in 2012
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
OD, Pacific University College of Optometry
Residency, Ocular Disease, VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Las Vegas

 
702.791.9125 | jennifer.monarrez@va.gov
SCCO
Eunice Myung Lee: Joined us in 2000
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, La Sierra University
OD, SCCO
Residency in Family Practice, University of Houston, Houston, TX

 
714.449.7424 | emyung@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Alissa Nagel-Esposito: Joined us in 2011
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University Nevada Las Vegas
OD, SCCO
Residency in Ocular Disease, VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System

 
SCCO
Eddy Naime: Joined us in 2009
Director, Practice Management Center at SCCO
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, California State University, Fullerton
OD, Southern California College of Optometry

 
714.872.5681 | pmc@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Jason S. Ng: Joined us in 2008
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, University of California, Berkeley
OD, SCCO
PhD, University of California, Berkeley

 
714.992.7880 | jng@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Monique M. Nguyen: Joined us in 2003
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Los Angeles
OD, SCCO
Residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy, SCCO

 
714.449.7419 | mnguyen@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Rosalynn H. Nguyen-Strongin: Joined us in 2011
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Irvine
OD, SCCO
Residency in Cornea and Contact Lens, SCCO

 
714.449.7469 | rnguyen@ketchum.edu
SCCO
John H. Nishimoto: Joined us in 1987
Senior Associate Dean for Professional Affairs
 
OD, SCCO
BS, University of California, Irvine
MBA, University of California, Irvine
Residency in Hospital-Based Optometry/Geriatrics, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center

 
714.449.7409 | jnishimoto@ketchum.edu
SCCO
LaDonna M. Oelschlaeger: Joined us in 2015
Associate Professor
College of Pharmacy

 
BS in Pharmacy, Texas Southern University
PharmD, Purdue University

 
714.872.5713 | LOelschlaeger@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Susan A. Oh: Joined us in 2008
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Los Angeles
OD, SCCO
Residency in Vision Therapy & Rehabilitation, SUNY College of Optometry

 
714.449.7430 | soh@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Harald E. Olafsson: Joined us in 2004
Chief, Optometry Service, Salt Lake City VA Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Brigham Young University
BS, SCCO
OD, SCCO

 
| harald.olafsson@va.gov
SCCO
Caren Oquindo: Joined us in 2011
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Irvine
OD, SCCO
Residency in Low Vision and Primary Care, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Tucson, AZ

 
714.992.7851 | coquindo@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Judy Ortiz: Joined us in 2014
Dean
College of Health Sciences
Director
School of Physician Assistant Studies

 
BS, Ball State University
MS, Wake Forest University
MHS, Duke University
PhD, Colorado State University
PA-C, Physician Assistant Certified

 
714.449.7470 | jortiz@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Reena Patel: Joined us in 2011
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Irvine
OD, SCCO
Residency in Pediatric Optometry, SUNY State College of Optometry

 
714.992.7873 | rpatel@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Jerry R. Paugh: Joined us in 1981-88, 2001
Associate Dean for Research
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
OD, The Ohio State University
MS, The Ohio State University
PhD, University of New South Wales

 
714.449.7487 | jpaugh@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Fredy Perez: Joined us in 1991
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Portland State University
OD, New England College of Optometry

 
213.250.5768 | Fperez001@aol.com
SCCO
Jason Powell: Joined us in 2007
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
OD, Pacific University, College of Optometry
Residency in Hospital-Based Optometry, Central California VA Health Care System, Fresno

 
SCCO
Don Ragsdale: Joined us in 2013
Director of Clinical Education
Assistant Professor
School of Physician Assistant Studies

 
AAS, Community College of the Air Force
BS, University of Nebraska
MPAS, University of Nebraska
PA-C, Physician Assistant Certified

 
714.872.5687 | dragsdale@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Dashaini Retnasothie: Joined us in 2016
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, Queen’s University, Canada
MS, York University, Canada
OD, SCCO
Residency in Pediatrics and Vision Therapy, SCCO

 
714.872.5709 | dretnasothie@ketchum.edu
SCCO
William H. Ridder III: Joined us in 1989
Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, Southern Illinois University
OD, Illinois College of Optometry
MS, Southern Illinois University
PhD, University of Houston

 
714.449.7494 | wridder@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Victoria Rossi-Campagna: Joined us in 2009
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Santa Barbara
OD, SCCO
Residency in Primary Care/Hospital Based/Geriatric Optometry, VA Ambulatory Care Center and Nursing Home, Sepulveda, CA

 
SCCO
Erin Salcido: Joined us in 2015
Assistant Professor
School of Physician Assistant Studies

 
BS, University of San Diego
MPAS, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
PA-C, Physician Assistant Certified

 
714.872.5703 | esalcido@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Mark H. Sawamura: Joined us in 1993
Chief, Jarnagin Primary Care Service
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Riverside
OD, SCCO
Residency in Primary Care Optometry, The Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA

 
714.449.7407 | msawamura@ketchum.edu
SCCO
David P. Sendrowski: Joined us in 1986
Chief, Ocular Disease, Special Testing and Ophthalmology Consultation Service
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of Massachusetts
OD, New England College of Optometry
Residency in Hospital-Based Optometry/Geriatrics, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center

 
714.449.7414 | dsendrowski@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Peter G. Shaw-McMinn: Joined us in 1978
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, University of Southern California
OD, SCCO

 
714.992.7834 | pshawmcminn@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Huey-Fen Song: Joined us in 1998
Coordinator, Primary Eye Care/Low Vision Rehabilitation Residency
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
OD, New England College of Optometry
Residency in Low Vision Rehabilitation, Tucson VA Medical Center, AZ

 
SCCO
Lawrence R. Stark: Joined us in 2003
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
B.App.SC. (Optom.)(Hons), School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology
PhD, Queensland University of Technology

 
714.449.7427 | lstark@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Jozef Stec: Joined us in 2015
Associate Professor
College of Pharmacy

 
PhD, University of Southampton (U.K.)
 
714.872.5711 | jstec@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Lieu Ton: Joined us in 2000
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of Southern California
OD, SCCO
Residency in Low Vision Optometry, UC, Berkeley, School of Optometry

 
909.869.9448 | familyoptometryofwalnut@yahoo.com
SCCO
Judy W.H. Tong: Joined us in 1993
Assistant Dean of Residencies
Associate Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Berkeley
OD, SCCO
Residency in Primary Care Optometry, The Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA

 
714.449.7429 | jtong@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Nina T. Tran: Joined us in 2012
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, University of Southern California
OD, SCCO
Residency in Primary Care/Hospital Based/Geriatric Optometry, Sepulveda VA Medical Center

 
702.791.9125 | nina.tran@va.gov
SCCO
Rajesh Vadlapatla: Joined us in 2015
Acting Chair, Pharmaceutical Sciences
Associate Professor
College of Pharmacy

 
MS, University of Toledo
PhD, University of Arkansas

 
714.872.5699 | rvadlapatla@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Paul Vejabul: Joined us in 2004
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Irvine
OD, SCCO
Residency in Ocular Disease, Hospital-Based/Geriatric Optometry, Sepulveda VA Medical Center, Sepulveda, CA

 
702.791.9125 | paul.vejabul@va.gov
SCCO
Marsha Vinson: Joined us in 2000
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Irvine
OD, University of California, Berkeley
Residency in Ocular Disease/Low Vision Rehabilitation, VA Outpatient Clinic, Los Angeles, CA

 
818.375.2605 | chopstiky@aol.com
SCCO
Alyon J. Wasik: Joined us in 2002
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, San Diego
OD, SCCO
Residency in Primary Care Optometry, San Francisco VA Medical Center

 
520.792.1450 x6551 | Alyon.wasik@med.va.gov
SCCO
Danielle L. Weiler: Joined us in 2008
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, Augustana College, South Dakota
OD, Indiana University School of Optometry
Residency in Ocular Diseases and Low Vision Rehabilitation, the Central Blind Rehabilitation Center at the Edward Hines Jr., VA Hospital, Chicago, IL

 
| Danielle.Weiler@va.gov
SCCO
Barry A. Weissman: Joined us in 2012
Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BSc, University of California, Berkeley
OD, University of California, Berkeley
MSc, University of California, Berkeley
PhD, University of California, Berkeley

 
714.449.7431 | bweissman@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Gregory Wolfe: Joined us in 2008
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
OD, Pennsylvania College of Optometry
MPH, University of Illinois
Residency in Ocular Diseases and Low Vision Rehabilitation, the Central Blind Rehabilitation Center at the Edward Hines Jr., VA Hospital, Chicago, IL

 
520.219.2418 | Gregory.Wolfe@va.gov
SCCO
Eva Y. Wong: Joined us in 2015
Assistant Professor
College of Pharmacy

 
PharmD, University of the Pacific
 
714.872.5691 | ewong@ketchum.edu
SCCO
May Wong: Joined us in 2003
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, University of California, Davis
OD, New England College of Optometry
Residency in Cornea and Contact Lenses, SCCO

 
714.870.7226 | maywong@juno.com
SCCO
Stanley Woo: Joined us in 2013
Dean
Southern California College of Optometry

 
OD, University of California at Berkeley
MS, University Of Houston College Of Optometry
MBA, Rice University Jones Graduate School of Business
Residency in Low Vision Rehabilitation at UHCO

 
714.449.7473 | swoo@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Robert M. Yacoub: Joined us in 2007
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BA, University of California, Los Angeles
OD, SCCO
Residency in Primary Care/Hospital Based/Geriatric Optometry, Sepulveda VA Medical Center

 
714.992.7842 | ryacoub@ketchum.edu
SCCO
Patrick D. Yoshinaga: Joined us in 2000
Chief, Low Vision Rehabilitative Service
Assistant Professor
Southern California College of Optometry

 
BS, SCCO
OD, SCCO
MPH, California State University, Fullerton

 
714.992.7843 | pyoshinaga@ketchum.edu
SCCO