141st APHA Annual Meeting

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W. Lee Ball Jr., OD, FAAO

Associate Director
Johnson and Johnson Vision Care, INC.
Professional Affairs
7500 Centurion Parkway
Suire 100 D-ACAF
Jacksonville, FL
USA 32256

Biographical Sketch:
W. Lee Ball, Jr., O.D. is a graduate of the University of Houston College of Optometry. He completed an optometric residency at the University of Miami Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. After residency, Dr. Ball practiced in an underserved area in Miami before moving to Boston to accept a position on staff at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ball currently holds a dual clinical appointment at Beth Israel and Joslin Diabetes Centers. He is an adjunct clinical faculty member at the New England College of Optometry and serves on numerous boards and committees including the Better Vision Institute, a medical advisory board comprised of ophthalmologists, optometrists and opticians. Dr. Ball is a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA) Healthy Eyes Healthy People committee and has lectured around the country for the Optometric Leadership Institute. Dr. Ball is a past president of the American Optometric Student Association (AOSA) and currently chair of the Pharmacy, Podiatry, Optometry and Dental Health Provider (PPOD) workgroup.

4276.1 A novel approach for data collection evaluating doctor and patient preferences for wearing a daily disposable contact lens for astigmatism