Faculty & Staff bios

Linda Pang, OD, FAAO

Chief of Low Vision Rehabilitation Services / Assistant Professor

College of Optometry

E-Mail: lpang@westernu.edu

Phone: 909 469 8667 | Fax: 909 469 5228

Website: www.westernu.edu

Join year: 2012


Low Vision Residency, 2009-10, State University of New York College of Optometry/Lighthouse International

OD, 2009, Southern California College of Optometry

BS, 2005, University of Missouri - Columbia


TPA Certification, 2009, California Board of Optometry

Glaucoma Certification, 2009, California Board of Optometry

Work Site

Eye Care Center, Western University of Health Sciences

Low Vision Optometrist, Lighthouse International, New York, NY

Teaching Experience

Invited Speaker at University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Ophthalmology

Invited Speaker at Weill Cornell Medical College, Ophthalmology Residents Grand Rounds

Invited Speaker at City University of New York (CUNY), York College Occupational Therapy Graduate Program

Adjunct Clinical Faculty, State University of New York College of Optometry


May 2011, American Express Leadership Academy

September 2010, Team Productivity Award: Lighthouse International Low Vision Service

May 2009, Dr. William Yamamoto Memorial Scholarship

May 2009, Dr. William Feinbloom Low Vision Award

October 2008, Vision Service Plan Independent Practice Scholarship

October 2007, Vistakon Acuvue Eye Health Advisor Citizenship  Scholarship


January 2013 - current, Inland Empire Optometric Society

January 2013 - current, California Optometric Association

July 2009 - current, American Academy of Optometry

July 2009 - current, American Optometric Association

August 2010 - August 2012, New York State Optometric Association

May 2011 - August 2012, Advisory board member, Baruch College Computer Center for Visually Impaired People

February 2008, Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH), Attended mission to El Salvador


Pang, L. Visiual Hallucinations: Identifying Charles Bonnet Syndrome. Int J Ophthalmol Eye Res 2015;S1:004,14-22.

Faye, EE, Chan-O'Connell L, Fischer M, Freed B, Pang L, Rosenthal BP. The Lighthouse Clinician's Guide to Low Vision Practice. Managing Editor: Lighthouse International 2011.

Leveling the Playing Field, Eyecare Business Magazine. Mar 2011