Meeting Materials


Cyd Brandvein, President
David Turetsky, OD, Vice President
Rachel Michelin, Secretary
Donna Burke
Madhu Chawla, OD
Martha Garcia, CLD, SLD
Glenn Kawaguchi, OD
Debra McIntyre, OD
Mark Morodomi
Maria Salazar Sperber
Lillian Wang, OD

Madhu Chawla, OD
Martha Garcia, CLD, SLD
Debra McIntyre, OD
Mark Morodomi, JD
Lillian Wang, OD

September 28, 2017
12:30 PM 1:30 PM
(or until conclusion of business)

2420 Del Paso Road
Sequoia Room
Sacramento, CA 95834

Tang Health Center
University Health Services
2222 Bancroft Ave., 3rd Floor
Berkeley, CA 947206

Kaiser Permanente
Department of Optometry
5601 De Soto Avenue, Rm 1761
Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Charter College – Oxnard Campus
2000 Outlet Center Drive #150
Oxnard, CA  93036

Eyeglass World
1207 E. Valley Pkwy
Escondido, CA 92027

2420 Del Paso Road
Sequoia Room
Sacramento, CA 95834
(Additional Public Participation Site)



While the Board of Optometry (Board) intends to webcast this Dispensing Optician Committee (DOC), it may not be possible to webcast the entire meeting due to limitations of resources.

  1. Call to Order/Roll Call/Establishment of a Quorum
  2. Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda
    Note:  The committee may not discuss or take action on any matter raised during this public comment section, except to decide whether to place the matter on the agenda of a future meeting [Government Code §11125, §11125.7(a)].
  3. Discussion and Possible Action on Continuing Education Course Approval Requests Pursuant to Title 16, California Code of Regulations § 1536, Including the Following Courses:
    1.    Refractive Surgery Update 2017  
    2.    Neurostimulation: A Treatment Option for Dry Eye Disease
    3.    Premium IOL: What Role in Glaucoma Patients?
    4.    Glaucoma Associated with Posterior Segment Disorders
    B. In-Office Use of Amniotic Grafts for Corneal Eye Disease
    C. All Things Cataract 
    D. All Things Keratoconus and Corneal Crosslinking
    E. All Things Refractive
    F. Cataract Surgery Rounds
    G. Treatment Options for Diabetic Macular Edema: Is Iluvein a Breakthrough?   
    H. Papilledema or Pseudopapilledema
    I. Central Serous Chorioretinopathy    
    J. Pterygium Update
  4. Adjournment

The mission of the California State Board of Optometry is to protect the health and safety of California consumers through licensing, registration, education, and regulation of the practice of Optometry and Opticianry.

Meetings of the California State Board of Optometry and its committees are open to the public except when specifically noticed otherwise in accordance with the Open Meeting Act. Public comments will be taken on agenda items at the time the specific item is raised. Time limitations will be determined by the Chairperson. The Committee may take action on any item listed on the agenda, unless listed as informational only. Agenda items may be taken out of order to accommodate speakers and to maintain a quorum.

NOTICE: The meeting is accessible to the physically disabled. A person who needs a disability-related accommodation or modification in order to participate in the meeting may make a request by contacting Rob Stephanopoulos at (916) 575-7184 or sending a written request to that person at the California State Board of Optometry, 2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 105, Sacramento, CA 95834. Providing your request at least five (5) business days before the meeting will help ensure availability of the requested accommodation.