Novartis has announced that Whitney Hauser, OD, FAAO, will be joining the team as Director, Peer Education for US Ophthalmics.
In this capacity, Dr. Hauser will bring her experience as a professor, clinician and founder of the Dry Eye Coach to help shape Novartis’ education and engagement strategy with the eye care community, according to Novartis.
Dr. Hauser graduated from the Southern College of Optometry, where she later served as Associate Professor until 2019. She is also one of the founding members of the Intrepid Eye Society, a board member of the Ocular Surface Society of Optometry and founder of Dry Eye Coach, a peer-to-peer education hub where she was formerly a consultant to other clinicians treating dry eye disease.
Dr. Hauser is a Theia Award winner and named among the most influential women in optical.