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Alcon Case Report Award


4th Year Optometry Student 2017 Case Report Award

  1. All 4th year optometry students are eligible for the 2017 Case Report Award.
  2. In order to qualify, the 4th year student must write a Case Report involving the following topic:Successful contact lens wear and the impact of a healthy ocular surface
  3. The written case report must be submitted by each 4th year student to rjherrin@Central.UH.EDU by February 28, 2017, by 5:00 pm

          **Email submissions from private accounts will not be considered

  1. Each school’s Award Committee will select 1 winning case report and submit it to Alcon by March 15, 2017. (Do not submit directly to Alcon) 
  2. The student with the winning case report from each school will receive $1,000 out of the 2017 Alcon Partner in Education Program Fund.
  3. Alcon will then have a panel of independent Doctors review all of the winning case reports submitted from each optometry school and select 1 overall national student award winner by April 30, 2016.
  4. The overall national student award winner will receive an additional $5,000.
  5. Mentors and co-authors are encouraged and should be acknowledged in the student’s case report submission.