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Pacific University Faculty

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$ 300.00
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This is for optometrists who are not currently enrolled in OEP as a Clinical Associate. Please call our office at 410-561-3791 to enroll today and receive discounted registration and other great benefits!

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$ 350.00
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Event details

78th Northwest Congress of Optometry

Dates:  February 27-28, 2016

Location:  Forest Grove, Oregon-- Pacific University College of Optometry

Theme:   "Strabismus: Cutting-edge Research and Practical Clinical Therapies"

Speakers:  Jan Richard Bruenech, PhD, Robert Hohendorf, OD, Patricia Fink, OD, Peter Shaw, OD

 ** Early bird registration rates until February 5th **



Best Western University Inn and Suites

(503) 992-8888

Rates: 15% discount for Congress attendees

When making reservations indicate NW Congress of Optometry at Pacific University


-or- McMenamins (503) 992-9533

Travelodge Suites (503) 357-9000




7:45am Registration opens at Jefferson Hall

8:00am Welcome

8:30am Jan Richard Bruenech “The neuroanatomy of the oculomotor system: Current concepts” *New Research*

10:30am Morning Break and Exhibits

11:00am Roundtable/Q&A with Bruenech

12:00 noon LUNCH, Exhibits and OEP Greetings

1:00pm Robert Hohendorf “Development, Neurology, Physiology, and Psychology of Vision”

3:00pm Afternoon Break and Exhibits

3:30pm Peter Shaw “Spectacle Lens Design Strategies in Oculomotor Dysfunction and Strabismus”

5:00pm Wine tasting event – Jefferson Hall


8:00am Robert Hohendorf “Aniseikonia, Amblyopia, Oculomotor Concepts and Therapies”

10:00am Morning Break and Exhibits

10:30am Jan Richard Bruenech “Potential Causes of Dry Eye - The Exciting Version” *New Research*

12:00 noon LUNCH and Exhibits

1:00pm Patricia Fink “The Sense of Centering”

2:00pm Robert Hohendorf “Hands-On Vision Therapy Demonstrations” 

3:00pm CLOSE-- see you next year!

Cancellation policy

A non-refundable fee of 25% of registration fees if cancelled within 1 week the event. No refund for cancellations received within 1 week of the event.


Pacific University College of Optometry 2043 College Way, Forest Grove, Oregon, 97116, United States Get Directions


OEP Foundation invites you to attend the 78th Annual Northwest Congress of Optometry! Northwest Congress of Optometry is an annual two-day conference held in Forest Grove, Oregon on the campus of Pacific University College of Optometry. Our 2016 topic is: "Strabismus: Cutting-edge Research and Practical Clinical Therapies" and features the Keynote Speaker, Dr. Richard Bruenech from Norway. He is accompanied on the program by Dr. Robert Hohendorf from the US, Dr. Patricia Fink from Canada, and Dr. Peter Shaw from Canada.