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2021 William C. Ezell Fellowships Winners!

By: UHCO Communications Posted On: 07/01/2021


The American Academy of Optometry Foundation announced the 12 recipients of the 2021 William C. Ezell Fellowships. The award provides recognition and support to talented post-doctoral students in pursuit of an advanced degree in optometric research and education. Established in 1949, more than 440 William C. Ezell Fellowships have been awarded to date. Funding is provided by leading optometric companies, private endowments, and other generous business organizations.

Congratulations to the two Ezell Fellows representing UHCO!

Jennyffer D. Smith, OD, MBA

American Academy of Optometry Ezell Fellow
Jennyffer D. Smith, OD, MBA

Erin Sayoko Tomiyama, OD, MS, FAAO

John N. Schoen Ezell Fellow
Erin Sayoko Tomiyama, OD, MS, FAAO