REDEFINING THE COLOR OF THE EYE CARE INDUSTRY 1% AT A TIME

Imposter Syndrome with Dr. Lisa Obre-Austin

We are just a few days away from our second anniversary! In celebration, all are invited to join us for our August meeting and open house featuring Lisa Orbé-Austin, PhD, licensed psychologist, executive coach and co-author to the book, Own Your Greatness: Overcome Imposter Syndrome, Beat Self Doubt, and Succeed in Life (Ulysses Press, 2020).

Register today to learn more about BEPPOC, how to join the club and how to stop letting imposter syndrome hold you back! You do not need to be a BEPPOC member to attend, all students are encouraged to register.

OUR VISION

  • Create a pipeline for Black students into Optometry
  • Connect communities with Black eye care professionals and Black eye care businesses
  • Cultivate relationships between Black Doctors of Optometry and opportunities in the eye care industry

Black Eye Doctor Locator

Use our doctor locator to find a black eye doctor near you. Our doctor locator consists of licensed optometrists and ophthalmologists in the United States.

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Black Eyewear Brands

Check out a couple of independent eyewear brands who are designed specifically with culture, shape and a diverse patient base in mind.

Black EyeCare Perspective Preoptometry Club

Black EyeCare Perspective has the first nationally recognized pre-optometry club established to ensure not a single, potential, future black student or optometrist is ignored, discouraged or disadvantaged. Interested in becoming a member of the Black EyeCare Perspective Pre-Optometry Club, complete a member profile and an advisor will get in contact with you.

MEET THE TEAM

Black eyecare professionals who are committed to redefining the color of the eyecare industry 1% at time.

Dr. Adam Ramsey

Cofounder

Dr. Darryl Glover

Cofounder

Dr. Essence Johnson

Chief Visionary Officer

Dr. Jacobi Cleaver

Chief Program Officer

Dr. Tiffany Humes

Business Transformation Manager

Sam Wallen

Executive Assistant