Dr. Jamie Althoff graduated from Ferris State University in Big Rapids, MI in 2005 with a B.S. in Vision Science. She received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Michigan College of Optometry in 2007. In 2008, Dr. Althoff completed a one year residency in Primary Care with emphasis in Geriatrics and Low Vision at Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry. She is currently a full time faculty member at Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry and holds the rank of Assistant Professor.
Dr. Althoff’s teaching responsibilities at NSU College of Optometry include instructor of record for the Clinical Gerontology course, lab instructor for Opitcs I and II labs, and attending optometric physician for interns in the primary care, low vision, and geriatrics clinics.
Dr. Althoff’s academic interests include low vision, primary care and geriatric optometry, and geometric and visual optics. She has presented a poster on Low Vision Rehabilitation for the American Optometric Association and a poster on e-Readers for the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Althoff is currently a member of the American Optometric Association.