Mashael Al-Namaeh O.D., M.S., Ph.D., FAAO, FOWNS, Dipl ABO
Director of Research
Dr. Al-Namaeh is the founder of the eye research center. She earned her optometric doctorate and doctor of philosophy degrees from Salus University. Dr Al-Namaeh is an adjunct faculty at the Kentucky College of Optometry, Pikeville, KY. She serves as a grant reviewer for national organizations.
Dr. Cymbor joined Nittany Eye Associates in 1997. He received his optometric doctorate from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He is a principal investigator in numerous contact lens research studies. He is a glaucoma researcher. He is published in Optometry and Vision Science, and Review of Optometry.
Dr. McNulty is a private practitioner in Louisville, Kentucky. His practice emphasizes ocular disease and specialty contact lenses. He serves as a proctor for Kentucky optometrists receiving their laser surgery certification. He is past president of the Kentucky Optometric Association.
Dr McWherter is a consultative optometrist at Bennett and Bloom Eye Centers, in Louisville, Ky. He is a 2012 graduate of the PCO at Salus University in Philadelphia, PA. He is the Head of Optometric Telemedicine and Emerging Technology at the Kentucky College of Optometry, Pikeville, KY.