Richard Hom, OD, PhD, MPA

  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Optometry


OD, UC Berkeley
MPA, San Francisco State University
PhD, Salus University

Areas of Expertise

Professional Honors & Awards

Diplomate, Public Health and Environmental Vision, American Academy of Optometry

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Optometry
American Diabetes Association
Armed Forces Optometric Society
American Optometric Association
California Optometric Association

Research Interests

Outcome-based Healthcare
Primary Care Medical and Optometric Collaboration
Practice Safety

Publications & Presentations

Al Akhrass, F., Reynolds, N., Al Akhrass, C., Dawahare, J., Raj, R., Green, G., & Hom, R. (2021). The association of vaccination and the incidence of new cases of COVID-19 among health care workers, December 16, 2020 through May 4, 2021.