ESSENTIALS: R. MARK HATFIELD, OD '79, MD
For a select few ICO alumni, optometry is not a final career goal. Rather, their degree acts as a steppingstone. R. Mark Hatfield, OD ’79, MD, is one of these people.
ESSENTIALS: HANNA FYLPAA, OD '14
Optometry is rewarding in a variety of ways, but how many ICO alumni can say that commuting to work is an adventure? Hanna Fylpaa, OD ’14, is based in Southeast Alaska.
ESSENTIALS: C. CLAYTON POWELL, OD ’52, MPH, DOS
The National Optometric Association (NOA) celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. C. Clayton Powell, OD ’52, co-founded this organization with the late John L. Howlette, OD ’51.