Vision Research Institute

What is the VRI?

Clinical research activities at Ferris State University's Michigan College of Optometry are conducted at the Vision Research Institute (VRI) which is dedicated to the creation, development and testing of products and procedures for vision correction.

The VRI is made up of full-time Researchers & Faculty, as well as Optometry & Pre-Optometry Students. In addition to the members listed below, we also work with experts from other professions to create and manage each project.

Director of Research

Craig Norman, FCLSA
Clinical Research Fellow

Stephanie Ramdass, OD
Rhonda Atteberry, ABOC Jamie Brady, ABOC Amy Dinardo, OD Nicholas Gidosh, OD
Josh Lotoczky, OD Bruce Morgan, OD Joe Pole, PhD Avesh Raghunandan, OD
Vandana Rajaram, OD Chad Rosen, OD    
Student Researcher

Taylor Smith
Student Volunteer

Eliza Seros