The Three Best Things I Did for My Practice
Sponsored by Vision Source, Dr. O'Brien will be speaking about the Vision Source NEXT program followed by the topic of the 3 best things she did with her practice. Directly after, we will be meeting with Western University optometry students for drinks and appetizers at El Torrito Grille in Brea! Reserve quickly because the first 50 are guaranteed spots to attend the mixer. This number will likely increase once we get closer to the date.
When: 6:00 PM Friday, April 26th, 2019
Where: A102 followed by El Torrito Grille in Brea
Topic: Vision Source NEXT program + The 3 best things I did for my practice
Attire: Business Casual
If you want to attend the mixer you must attend presentation beforehand. Food will be served at the event following the presentations. Dr. O’Brien is a very successful optometrist who spends her free time speaking to students such as ourselves! This should be a great event so I hope you can attend!
Network with Vision Source Doctors and VSP Representatives!
Eat some delicious dinner and cruise around Newport Harbor in a gorgeous yacht, all the while meeting and networking with some of the greatest optometrists in the area! The PPC dinner cruise is the perfect opportunity to speak with doctors in the area and receive their input on private practice and the future of optometry. With an added bonus of stunning views of Newport Harbor during Christmastime and free dinner and drinks, what's not to love?
Event: VSP/ Vision Source Doctors/ SCCO students dinner / mixer cruise
When: Tuesday December 11th, 6:45-9:30pm. The boat will be leaving at 7PM so don’t be late!
Where: Hornblowers Dinner Cruise
2431 W. Coast Hwy.
Yacht(!!!!): Dream Maker
Dress: clinic attire (Per Dr. Larcabal’s recommendation, warm and festive)
45 spots for students (increased from 30!)
9/9/16 Networking Mixer: WUCO
PPC is excited to invite our members to our Networking Event and Mixer with Western University College of Optometry! With many conferences coming up including Vision Expo, Western Regional Conference, and Academy’s Meeting, let’s all brush up on our networking skills so we can make the most of these events. The networking workshop will be interactive with Dr. Vernon de la Cruz from VSP and Dr. Krasnow, who is an alumnus of SCCO, adjunct faculty at many optometry schools, international clinical consultant, and founder of VOSH.
After the workshop, come out for the mixer at Caffe Primo, where students from each school can mingle and play games such as cornhole, pool, etc. Each attending member will also be receiving a bracelet for discounted drinks and food if you’re still hungry afterwards!
For those of you who haven’t heard, if you attend our first 2 meetings, you will be receiving a free Starbuck’s card!
Also, if you have not paid, this is a MEMBERS ONLY event, so please remember to pay your dues!
Please click here to RSVP for this great opportunity! Deadline: 9/7/16 (Wednesday) at 6pm.
Who: Dr. Vernon De la Cruz and Dr. Krasnow
What: Networking Workshop
When: September 9, 2016 (Friday)
Time: 6:30-7:30pm Dinner
Where: Workshop A101-102
Mixer Caffe Primo (195 W Center Street Promenade, Anaheim, CA 92805)
Hope everyone can make it!
Who are we?
We are a student-run organization that provides resources and learning opportunities about the art of optometric private practice to students at the Southern California College of Optometry at Marshall B. Ketchum University. We seek to prepare students throughout their educational career for making a smooth transition into private practice. We promote networking, entrepreneurship, and leadership growth as our members pursue success towards their future endeavors.