Dr. Boghossian Named Chairman
Dr. Boghossian Named Chairman of PRNC
Dr. Allen Boghossian was elected as chairman to the Board of Directors of Prevent Blindness Northern California. Founded in 1966, PBNC has screened over 1 million children and adults, referred over 50,000 people to vision care services and certified over 25,000 vision screeners.
About the Board of Directors
An active Board of Directors comprised of prominent ophthalmologists and business people governs PBNC. Medical members actively serve on the Scientific Advisory Committee and provide invaluable consultation and guidance to program development and implementation. Our staff represents some of the diverse populations residing in our Northern California communities. Programs are carried out by staff and our more than 300 volunteers.
Additionally, our active Board of Directors keeps the program staff current on public health issues relating to healthy vision and eye diseases, and incorporates into its program services updated information from the National Eye Institute, Center for Disease Control, Prevent Blindness America, and Ophthalmology Periodicals.
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