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Dr. Block received her OD degree (1981) and Pediatric Residency (1982) at the Illinois College of Optometry where she is a faculty member.  She completed her Master of Education at National Louis University and her Masters in Public Health from the University of Illinois, School of Public Health.  She has been a consultant to Special Olympics Lions Clubs International Opening Eyes program since 1995 and has been instrumental in developing the vision program globally. Dr. Block serves as the Medical Director for the Illinois Eye Institute school-based vision clinic serving Chicago Public Schools.  Her interests lie in primary care for children and persons with disabilities, as well as, diagnosis and treatment of visually related learning problems. Dr. Block has authored numerous publications and conducted presentations worldwide.  She is a fellow and Diplomate in Public Health and Environmental Optometry at the American Academy of Optometry, as well as, achieving a Fellow in College of Optometrists in Visual Development.  She is the chair of the Public Health Committee of the World Council of Optometry.
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Welcome Cocktail Party
Monday September 11, 2017
Dress: Smart / Casual
Time: 6:30pm
Venue: Hall- 3 & 4, Hyderabad International Convention Centre
This is an invitation for all registered delegates
Gala Dinner
Time: 7:00pm
Dress: Traditional/formal–Theme for the event is Indian traditional dress.
Venue: Chowmahalla Palace
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