Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association

Enhancing Neurological Recovery Through Vision Rehabilitation

Advancement of Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Award

The Advancement of Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Award is presented to the individual, group, agency or organization that has demonstrated, by virtue of its actions, treatments or clinical procedures to further the advancement of the art and science of Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation. The advancement of neuro-optometric rehabilitation is expected to increase public awareness, to enhance function, performance and rehabilitation outcomes.
Application Deadline August 1, 2019

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Past Recipients

2018 Curt Baxstrom, MA, OD, FCOVD, FNOR, FAAO
2017 Kenneth Ciuffreda, OD, PhD
2016 Stefan Collier, FO, LFBOAF, LFEASO, FCSO
2015 Vision Rehabilitation Section of the American Optometric Association
2014 Cavin Balaster and Denise Smith, OD
2013 Hannu Laukkanen, OD
2012 Caitlin Hudac MS and James Nedrow, OD
2011 David Cantor, MS, PhD and Psychological Sciences Institute
2010 Western University Health Sciences-College of Optometry and Elizabeth Hoppe, OD, Dean
2009 Tina Trudel, PhD
2008 John Kerry and Congress-The Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Center of Excellence Bill
2007 Nathan D. Zasler MD, Douglas I. Katz MD and Ross D. Zafonte DO, Editors for Brain Injury Medicine Principles and Practice
2006 Lezheng Wu, MD and Youzhau Chen, MD
2005 Laura Pankow, OD, PhD, Daniel Luchins, MD, Julia Studemaker, MLS, MA, Daniel Chettlebrugh, et.al. - Evaluation of a vision rehabilitation program for older adults with visual impairment
2004 Joe Kiel, James F. Georgis, OD and Janet Palumbo
2003 Winways (Richard Adams, MD, Pam Kauss, MA, et.al.)-A community reentry program
2002 Melvin Kaplan, OD
2001 Eric T. Ikeda, OD, Tammy Kennedy, Roxanne Abbott, Cheryl Watanabe, OTR/L
2000 Thomas A. Politzer, OD and Diana Carmosino, COVTT
1999 Gottlieb Vision Group-Vision Rehabilitation Team of REKINDLE: Daniel D. Gottlieb, OD,
1998 Raquel de Benabib, MS
1997 Vincent R. Vicci, Jr., OD
1996 William M. Ludlam, MS, OD and Diana P. Ludlam, BS
1995 John W. Streff, OD
1994 William V. Padula, OD