Randall Kean Thomas, OD, MPH, FAAO
Educators in Primary Eye Care, L.L.C.
6017 Havencrest Court NW - Concord, North Carolina 28027
ph: 704-792- 6021 | fax: 704-792- 1647
Married Wife: Cheryl W. Thomas
Daughters: Lauren and Susan
O.D., Doctor of Optometry
Pennsylvania College of Optometry
1200 West Godfrey Avenue
M.P.H., Master of Public Health
Department of Health Administration School of Public Health
University of North Carolina
B.S., Bachelor of Science
Appalachian State University
Boone, North Carolina
A.S., Associate in Science
Western Piedmont Community College
Morganton, North Carolina
Successfully completed the National Board Examination in Optometry. April, 1981.
Successfully completed the International Association of Boards of Examiners in Optometry examination on "Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease". May, 1986.
Licensed by the State Board of Examiners in Optometry in North Carolina, September, 1981; Oklahoma, August, 1983; Tennessee, July, 1988.
POSITIONS OF PROFESSIONAL SERVICE
CONCURRENT EDUCATION TRAINING:
Fourth Professional year, Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1980 to 1981.
Private Practice of Steven Greenberg, M.D., Moshe Adler, M.D., and Bruce Pierson, O.D., Brookville General Hospital, Brookville, Pennsylvania.
Alaska Native Medical Center, Anchorage, Alaska, Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta Public Health Service Hospital, Bethel, Alaska.
W.W. Hastings Indian Health Service Hospital, Tahlequah, Oklahoma, Lesley L. Walls, M.D. served as preceptor.
Second Professional Year, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, 1976.
Health Committee of the House of Representatives, North Carolina General Assembly, Raleigh, North Carolina. This Study was taken entirely on location at the State Legislature Building. While an intern, I sat with the Committee and participated in most of the affairs of the Committee.
POST-GRADUATE PROFESSIONAL SHORT COURSE:
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Course in Ophthalmic Pathology for Ophthalmologists, Washington, District of Columbia, 1982.
CONSULTATIONS AND PROFESSIONAL LECTURESHIPS:
I have lectured at over 800 continuing medical education conferences throughout the world. These lectures are all related to ocular pharmacology, ocular differential diagnosis, and medical management of eye diseases.
I have co-authored over 100 articles on widely Co-Authored with diverse topics in the field of medical eye care. (Ron Melton, O.D., F.A.A.O. - Charlotte, N.C.)
American Optometric Association
American Academy of Optometry
North Carolina State Optometric Society
Life Member of Alumni Association, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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