Hudson Valley Optometric Society

Affilliate New York Optometric Association & American Optometric Association

About the Hudson Valley Optometric Society
The Hudson Valley Optometric Society is a local affiliate of the New York Optometric Association for optometrists working, living or wishing to attend meetings in Dutchess, Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties.
HVOS Annual Fall Seminar
Our next Fall Seminar will be Held Friday September 30th, 2016
at the Grandview
176 Rinaldi Blvd Poughkeepsie, New York
Join us this fall for our annual Hudson Valley Optometric Society Fall Seminar.  Registration includes 5 hours of COPE approved CE for doctors, exhibit hall, breakfast and delectable lunch buffet.
 
Program for optometric staff to run concurrently with doctor's program.

Doctors may learn more about this year's seminar or register online by clicking on the HVOS Fall Seminar tab above.
 
Space is available for vendors in this year's exhibit hall.  If you are interested in exhibiting please contact our Vice President,
Dr. Michael Bywater at miketbywater@gmail.com 

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Vendors can also click on the HVOS Fall Seminar tab above for more info about this year's seminar or to register online for a space in our exhibit hall.
 
Our speakers this year:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mile Brujic OD
 
Dr. Brujic graduated from the New England College of Optometry in 2002. He is a member of the Bowling Green Rotary Club. He is also a member of the Toledo Optometric Association, the Ohio Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. He practices full scope optometry with special interest in contact lenses and ocular disease management of the anterior segment and glaucoma. He publishes in numerous optometric publications and is on the editorial board for Optometry Times. Dr. Brujic has lectured internationally to eye care practitioners on contemporary topics in eye care. He is also a clinical examiner for the national board of examiners in optometry.












Murray Fingeret OD, FAAO

Dr. Murray Fingeret, a graduate of the New England College of Optometry, completed a residency at the Joseph C. Wilson Health Center in Rochester, New York. Dr. Fingeret is Chief of the Optometry Section, Brooklyn/St. Albans Campus, Department of Veterans Administration New York Harbor Health Care System. Dr. Fingeret is a Clinical Professor at the State University of New York, College of Optometry and a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Fingeret is a member of the American Glaucoma Society, the American Optometric Association, and the National Academies of Practice. Dr. Fingeret is a founding member and past-president of the Optometric Glaucoma Society and is the recipient of the 2013 Vincent Ellerbrock Clinician Educator Award from the American Academy of Optometry, 2008 Distinguished Service Award Optometric Glaucoma Society, 2005 Carel C. Koch Memorial Medal from the American Academy of Optometry, 1999 AMSUS Federal Service Optometrist of the Year award and 1996 Otsuka Glaucoma Educators Award from the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Fingeret is on the editorial boards for the Journal of Glaucoma, International Glaucoma Review, Glaucoma Today, Primary Care Optometry News, Optometry Times and Review of Optometry and has authored numerous articles and co-authored the texts "Atlas of Primary Eyecare Procedures" and "Primary Care of the Glaucomas”.



























For information about traveling to our fall seminar or where to stay close by please click here .

Upcoming Meetings and Events
  1. Cosimo's Brick Oven, Newburgh, NY Michael Trottini O.D. and Michael DelGiodice O.D. presenting topics relating to uveitis Open Board Meeting starts at 6:00 PM Dinner and CE begin at 6:30 PM. Note: Meeting is on Wednesday
    September 2016 Dinner CE Meeting
    9/14/2016 *Note: mtg change to Weds
  2. HVOS 2016 Fall Seminar at the Grandview in Poughkeepsie See more info under HVOS Fall Seminar tab
    HVOS Annual Fall Seminar
    9/30/2016
  3. Powelton Club, Newburgh, NY Michael Trottini O.D. and Michael DelGiodice O.D. presnting topics on Neuro Imaging Open Board Meeting starts at 6:00 PM Dinner and CE begin at 6:30 PM. Note: Meeting is on Wednesday
    November 2016 Dinner CE Meeting
    11/16/2016
  4. Eleven 11, Fishkill, NY Mitch Dul O.D. to present the Infectious Control course Open Board Meeting starts at 6:00 PM Dinner and CE begin at 6:30 PM.
    January 2017 Dinner CE Meeting
    1/17/2017

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