Western University of Health Sciences College of Optometry student Sheila Javadi is a recipient of the 2021 J. Pat Cummings Scholarship.

The American Academy of Optometry Foundation (AAOF), in collaboration with Johnson & Johnson Vision, announced the award recipients on the AAOF website.

This award is bestowed annually to a second- or third-year optometry student who best demonstrates the ideal eye care standards of practice, achievement in both academic performance and extra-curricular activities, and participation with other professional pursuits such as involvement with patients through internships, community service, and other volunteer activities.

Read the full story on the AAOF website.