By the Division of Professional Licensure

Posted on September 10, 2015 at 5:00 pm

1000 Washington Street 1st Floor Room 1C,
Boston, MA 02118

DATE: September 16, 2015 TIME: 10:00 a.m.


Notice of Meeting and Topics

Meeting called to order:

  • Evacuation Procedure

Board Business: 

  • Review Minutes:
    • Minutes of August 19, 2015 meeting
  • Report from Executive Director, Michael Hawley
    • E-Licensing Configuration
    • Staffing Changes at PCS
    • Follow-up regarding outreach to Division of Insurance
  • Legal Update from Board Counsel, Rachael Pauze
    • Online Eye Exams


  • Regulations
  • Report from Scott Peterson on ARBO Conference
  • Tentative Board meeting schedule for 2016
  • CEU review from American Academy of Optometry


  • Federation of Associations of Regulatory Boards (“FARB”) Forum Notice

Wall Certificates:

Open session for topics not reasonably anticipated 48 hours in advance meeting:

Cases, Investigative Conference, Settlement Offers [Closed session pursuant to G.L. c. 112 §65C]: 


Reasonable accommodations or modifications will be provided to individuals with disabilities to participate in the Board of Registration of Optometry meeting. All requests should be directed to Deborah Cassano by calling 617-727-1219 or TTY/TDD: (617) 727-2099 by no later than 24 hours prior to the noted Board meeting date. While the Division of Professional Licensure will attempt to honor all requests, those requests received after September 14, 2015 may not be provided due to feasibility.