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2x3H lecture ABI-Head Trauma and its consequences with Dr. Tamara Petrosyan
May 4 @ 7:00 pm - May 11 @ 10:00 pm$25 – $210
“Unseen Consequences: Unpacking the mechanisms, diagnosis, and treatment of acquired brain injury” May 4 and 11 with Dr. Tamara Petrosyan
This course will perform an in depth review of various primary and secondary causes of acquired brain injury, the visual and ocular signs and symptoms that may result, and offer both diagnostic and treatment strategies for patients with brain injury.
Dr. Tamara Petrosyan is an associate clinical professor at SUNY College of Optometry in the Primary Care, Ocular Disease, Pediatrics, and Vision Therapy departments. Dr. Petrosyan lectures internationally and has published articles and book chapters on various topics. Dr. Petrosyan helped implement free pediatric exams for over 30,000 children through the Armenian Eyecare Project, developed over a dozen vision therapy workbooks, and helped start and previously worked with Anteo Health where she developed all of the vision therapy content. She is helping develop the first Armenian Optometric Association. She is the InfantSEE liaison for New Jersey, head of the clinical care committees for pediatrics and vision therapy, and previously on the board of directors for the New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians (NJSOP). Among others, Dr. Petrosyan has been awarded the Young Optometrist of the Year and Optometrist of the Year from NJSOP and the Young Optometrist of the Year award from the AOA.