Delegate Profile

Murray Fingeret

Job TitleOD

Company NameDepartment of Veterans Affairs


Dr. Murray Fingeret, a graduate of the New England College of Optometry, completed a residency at the Joseph C. Wilson Health Center in Rochester, New York. Dr. Fingeret is Chief of the Optometry Section, Brooklyn/St. Albans Campus, Department of Veterans Administration New York Harbor Health Care System. Dr. Fingeret is a Clinical Professor at the State University of New York, College of Optometry, a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, the National Academies of Practice, American Glaucoma Society and sits on the Board of Directors of the Glaucoma Foundation. Dr. Fingeret is executive vice-president of the Optometric Glaucoma Society as well as chair of the Glaucoma Diplomate committee of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Fingeret, the recipient of the 1996 Otsuka Glaucoma Educators Award from the American Academy of Optometry and 1999 AMSUS Federal Service Optometrist of the Year award, has authored numerous articles and co-authored the texts "Atlas of Primary Eyecare Procedures" and "Primary Care of the Glaucomas". Dr. Fingeret sits on the editorial boards of the Journal of Glaucoma, International Glaucoma Review, Primary Care Optometry News and Review of Optometry.

Education Sessions

  • A Roadmap for Identifying and Managing Progression in Glaucoma

    September 24, 2020, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    An important area in the management of glaucoma is the detection of change. This course will discuss which individuals are at greatest risk to progress. Methods...

    • Language: English
  • Glaucoma Grand Rounds

    September 25, 2020, 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM, Sands Convention Center - TBD

    This course will present a variety of glaucoma cases from diagnostic challenges to advanced glaucoma. Each case will present risk factors and clinical findings....

    • Language: English