Based in the belief that diverse leadership results in better outcomes – for practices, organizations and the industry as a whole – Ophthalmic World Leaders (OWL) works across ophthalmology to provide professional and personal development and opportunities for collaboration. In this blog, OWL members share insights on building the skill sets and confidence required of today’s ophthalmic leaders.

BLOG: Marketing4ECPs: Q&A with co-founder Trudi Charest

November 12, 2018

What makes Marketing4ECPs unique in ophthalmology and the eye care industry? Marketing4ECPs is the only full-service marketing agency founded by both an…

BLOG: Investing In OWL: A Q&A with two member-partners fueling innovation in ophthalmology

July 13, 2018

At OWL, we understand that a large part of our role is simply to bring amazing people together. Through our forum, individuals, nonprofits and health care companies…

BLOG: Leading with compassion, part 4

June 19, 2018

OWL recently conducted a Q&A with Leela Raju, MD, chief of the Ophthalmology Service at Bellevue Hospital and a clinical associate professor at NYU Langone Health…

BLOG: Leading with compassion, part 3: The apple doesn't fall far from the tree

May 11, 2018

OWL recently conducted a Q&A with Constance O. Okeke, MD, MSCE, a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in glaucoma and cataract surgery at Virginia Eye…

BLOG: Leading with compassion, part 2: A hands-on fight against corneal blindness

March 28, 2018

OWL recently conducted a Q&A with Audrey Talley Rostov, MD, partner at Northwest Eye Surgeons and global medical director for SightLife.

BLOG: Leading with compassion, part 1: Oculoplastics for the developing world

March 19, 2018

OWL recently conducted a Q&A with Jenny Yu, MD, vice chair of clinical operations for the department of ophthalmology, UPMC Eye Center, and co-founder of Project…

BLOG: The art of professional networking

November 6, 2017

Over the last few months, I have been reminded of how important it is to dedicate time to network. By creating a robust network, you gain access to a 24/7 resource you…

BLOG: Collaboration — friend or foe?

October 19, 2017

As a marketer focused on bringing ophthalmic medical devices to market, collaboration has become my best friend. However, I sense it is becoming such a popular buzzword…

BLOG: Making the shift from corporate to consulting

September 27, 2017

OWL conducts a Q&A with Candy Simerson, president and CEO of iCandy Consulting. What inspired you to leave your corporate job and start consulting?

BLOG: The power and pleasure of networking through OWL

July 10, 2017

In today’s rapidly changing health care environment, success depends not only on effective business execution, but also on our interpersonal skills inside and…