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Dr. Jenna Marie Lighthizer

Dr. Jenna Marie Lighthizer

lighthij@nsuok.edu

  • Associate Professor
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Office Location

  • Tahlequah
    • Optometry
    • Phone: (918) 444-4019

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Bio

Jenna Lighthizer received her Doctor of Optometry degree from Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, OR in 2008. Following her education she completed a residency in Primary Eye Care at the American Lakes VA Hospital in Tacoma, WA. Dr. Lighthizer joined the faculty at Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry in August of 2009, where she currently serves as a full-time Associate Professor.

Education:

  • O.D., Doctor of Optometry, Pacific University, , 2008
  • BA, Biology, Jamestown College, , 2004

Research Interests:

Optometric Procedures
Ocular Pharmacology

Teaching Interests:

Ocular Pharmacology
Optometric Methodology
Contact Lenses
Clinical Education in Contact Lenses, Primary Care, and Ocular Disease

Professional Activities:

Presentations:

  • Contact Lens Practice: Clinical Cases with Panel Discussion - OAOP Vision Summit - - 11 Mar 2017
  • Contact Lens Practice: Clinical Cases with Panel Discussion - Primary Care CE Conference, NSUOCO - - 12 Sep 2015
  • Grand Rounds: Ocular Disease and Pharmacology Update - Ocular Disease Update - - 12 Jun 2011
  • Ocular Effects of Systemic Drugs - SUOCO online course - - 01 Jan 2013
  • Systemic Anti-Microbial Agents - NSUOCO online course - - 01 Jan 2013
  • Systemic Anti-Viral Agents - NSUOCO online course - - 01 Jan 2013
  • Topical Pharmacology Update: Comparing Newer Options to the Mainstays of Treatment - Primary Care CE Conference, NSUOCO - - 18 Sep 2010

Courses Taught:

  • OPTOMETRIC CLINICAL METHODS I - OPT4184 - Fall 2019
  • OPTOMETRIC CLINICAL METHODS II - OPT4283 - Spring 2019
  • OCULAR PHARMACOLOGY - OPT5203 - Spring 2019
  • OPTOMETRIC CLINICAL METHODS I - OPT4184 - Fall 2018
  • OPTOMETRIC CLINICAL METHODS II - OPT4283 - Spring 2018
  • OCULAR PHARMACOLOGY - OPT5203 - Spring 2018
  • Optometric Clinical Methods I - OPT4184 - Fall 2017
  • Contact Lenses III - OPT7153 - Fall 2017
  • OCULAR PHARMACOLOGY - OPT5203 - Spring 2017
  • Optometric Clinical Methods II - OPT4283 - Spring 2017