The past few years have placed many of us in tough situations with no easy answers. Some of us have had to rethink our ideas of what matters most in our personal and professional lives. Dr. Maria Sampalis, our featured podcast guest for November, emphasizes the importance of adopting healthy behaviors and strategies to overcome failed moments, allowing us to persevere through the tough times and successfully reach our goals.
Dr. Sampalis graduated from New England College of Optometry in 2007. She is the Founder of Corporate Optometry on Facebook, which has over 30,000 members. She has also founded Corporate Optometry and Corporate Optometry Careers. She was Young OD of the Year in Rhode Island in 2016, Vision Monday's Influential Woman in Optometry in 2019 and World Council of Optometry Eye Care Hero 2020. Dr Sampalis speaks national and is on various advisory boards including Zeiss, Essilor, Nulids, Tarsus, Allergan, and start up companies. RI health Department and RI Optometric Association. Dr. Sampalis practice's in Rhode Island and has a sublease with Warby Parker.