Members

Members

Member Benefits

Member Benefits

Bi-monthly Meetings with Guest Speakers

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 -Kaplan OAT Test Prep offers

  • Advice on OAT test taking strategies and preparing for school applications

  • Free giveaways and discounts for POPS members

-Optometry School Admissions Representatives (insight, advice)


-Local optometrists (job opportunities, shadowing, knowledge in practice and field)


-Current optometry students (true and honest experiences)

Texas Optometric Association (TOA)

-Annual Conference in Austin, TX

 

-3 day / 2 night weekend trip

 

-Social interactions with officers and fellow members

 

-See the leading technological advances in optometry


-Meet other optometrists practicing in Texas

 

-Defend and represent UH POPS in the Optometry Bowl

TOA 2017

Annual Spring Conference

 

 

-UH POPS will host a dinner for all the other POPS chapters in Texas


-Get background on Houston's local optometrists and long-time UH POPS sponsors


-Meet your competition and get to know them


-Participate in the Banner Competition, featuring an annual theme to be announced


-Help us in the Frame Drive: donate new or gently used frames

Bi-monthly Meetings with Guest Speakers

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 -Kaplan OAT Test Prep offers

  • Advice on OAT test taking strategies and preparing for school applications

  • Free giveaways and discounts for POPS members

-Optometry School Admissions Representatives (insight, advice)


-Local optometrists (job opportunities, shadowing, knowledge in practice and field)


-Current optometry students (true and honest experiences)

Texas Optometric Association (TOA)

-Annual Conference in Austin, TX

 

-3 day / 2 night weekend trip

 

-Social interactions with officers and fellow members

 

-See the leading technological advances in optometry


-Meet other optometrists practicing in Texas

 

-Defend and represent UH POPS in the Optometry Bowl

TOA 2017

Annual Spring Conference

 

 

-UH POPS will host a dinner for all the other POPS chapters in Texas


-Get background on Houston's local optometrists and long-time UH POPS sponsors


-Meet your competition and get to know them


-Participate in the Banner Competition, featuring an annual theme to be announced


-Help us in the Frame Drive: donate new or gently used frames

Khoa N. Pham Memorial Scholarship

(Click link below to download the Scholarship Essay Template)

Khoa N. Pham Memorial Scholarship

(Click link below to download the Scholarship Essay Template)

Khoa Nick Pham was an enthusiastic University of Houston Alumni who was on the verge of starting optometry school. He was a dedicated officer and active member of UH-POPS who left an everlasting impression on those who had the pleasure of meeting him. Khoa inspired others to pursue a career in eye care and display their cougar pride proudly. He was always finding ways in improving the optometry profession by providing his time and knowledge to those around him. He has given so much inspiration, motivation, and determination to the profession and he would wish to see that continued.

Donated by the Pham family, a scholarship fund of $1,000 will be awarded to an entering optometry student at the UH-POPS banquet.

Criteria:

-Minimum GPA of 3.0 (Copy of unofficial transcript)

-Proof of acceptance to an Optometry school program (Copy of acceptance letter)

-Current active member of the University of Houston Pre-Optometry Professionals Society (POPS)

-One-page essay:

       o Topic: What change(s) do you wish to see in the optometry
          profession and how would you approach these changes?

       o Font: Times New Roman/Calibri o Font Size: 10-12 pt. and
          single-spaced

-Please submit all documents in ONE email 


Important Dates:

Deadline: TBA.

How to submit: Email to uhpops.president@gmail.com)

 

Khoa Nick Pham was an enthusiastic University of Houston Alumni who was on the verge of starting optometry school. He was a dedicated officer and active member of UH-POPS who left an everlasting impression on those who had the pleasure of meeting him. Khoa inspired others to pursue a career in eye care and display their cougar pride proudly. He was always finding ways in improving the optometry profession by providing his time and knowledge to those around him. He has given so much inspiration, motivation, and determination to the profession and he would wish to see that continued.

Donated by the Pham family, a scholarship fund of $1,000 will be awarded to an entering optometry student at the UH-POPS banquet.

Criteria:

-Minimum GPA of 3.0 (Copy of unofficial transcript)

-Proof of acceptance to an Optometry school program (Copy of acceptance letter)

-Current active member of the University of Houston Pre-Optometry Professionals Society (POPS)

-One-page essay:

       o Topic: What change(s) do you wish to see in the optometry
          profession and how would you approach these changes?

       o Font: Times New Roman/Calibri o Font Size: 10-12 pt. and
          single-spaced

-Please submit all documents in ONE email 


Important Dates:

Deadline: TBA.

How to submit: Email to uhpops.president@gmail.com)

 

Membership Dues

Membership Dues

$65 per year with POPS T-Shirt

(Fall to Spring only. Not Spring to next year's Fall)

 

$45 per semester without POPS T-Shirt

 

 

$10 for POPS T-Shirt only

Membership Dues



Your E-Mail Address :


Membership Applications

Forms must be submitted with membership fees!!!

$65 per year with POPS T-Shirt

(Fall to Spring only. Not Spring to next year's Fall)

 

$45 per semester without POPS T-Shirt

 

 

$10 for POPS T-Shirt only

Membership Dues



Your E-Mail Address :


Membership Applications

Forms must be submitted with membership fees!!!