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Dr. Paul Alan Harris is a 1979 graduate of the State University of New York, State College of Optometry. He was in private practice in Baltimore, MD until joining SCO's faculty in September of 2010. His accreditations include Fellowships in the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (1984), the Australasian College of Behavioral Optometry (1993), and the American Academy of Optometry (1999). He has published two series for the Optometric Extension Program Foundation (OEPF), an organization that he currently serves as Vice President and a Clinical Curriculum Instructor.
Dr. Cynthia G. Heard is currently an Associate Professor of Optometry at Southern College of Optometry. Her professional areas of interest are diabetes patient education, nutrition and eye health, ocular disease management, and vision care for individuals with behavioral conditions. She is also a supervisor for the Pediatric and Vision Therapy Residency.