So-Yeon (Sharon) Lee, O.D., FAAO received her Bachelor of Science degree from University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC in 2002 and her Doctor of Optometry degree from Illinois College of Optometry in 2006. Following graduation, she completed Low Vision Rehabilitation residency from Southern College of Optometry (SCO) and joined faculty as instructor at SCO in 2007. She held the rank of Assistant professor at SCO where she taught the low vision course for third year students, theory& methods labs for first and second year students, and staff doctor for third and fourth year students in primary care and low vision clinics. In addition, Dr. Lee was a co-supervisor for the Vision Therapy & Rehabilitation residency program. She was also involved in student recruitment and prospective student admissions committee.
Dr. Lee joined Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry in 2015. She is currently a clinical preceptor for 3rd year primary care, 4th year low vision clinics in Davie and Lighthouse of Broward clinics.
Dr. Lee is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA). Dr. Lee has authored several posters at SECO International, American Academy of Optometry (AAO), and American Optometric Association (AOA) annual meetings. She has also lectured at AAO, SECO annual meetings and was invited as a guest lecturer at Universidad de la Salle in Bogota, Colombia to teach Low Vision Rehabilitation. She has served as a clinical examiner to the National Board of Examiners of Optometry (NBEO). She currently serves as a residency site chair for Accreditation for College of Optometry Education (ACOE), ARBO reviewer.