Speaker on Neuro, Neuro Oncology, and Autoimmune Diseases
Rollins College in Orlando, Florida, Major in Biology Minor Physics 1967-1970.
University of Alabama in Birmingham, 1970 graduate courses in Gross and Neuro Anatomy.
University of Alabama in Birmingham Hospital Surgical & Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit, 1970-1971
University of Alabama in Birmingham, 1974 B.S. Physiological Optics.
University of Alabama in Birmingham, School of Optometry Doctor of Optometry.
University of Alabama in Birmingham, 1976 Beta Sigma Kappa Academic Honor Society.
University of Alabama in Birmingham, 1980 Adjunct Instructor.
American Academy of Optometry, 1983 Fellow of the Academy.
University of Alabama in Birmingham, School of Optometry 1985 Adjunct Faculty.
International Board of Examiners Treatment & Management of Ocular Disease Certificate- April 1990.
Optometric Recognition Award for 150 Hours Continuing Education- April 1992.
Former Cheif Examiner for International Board of Examiners in Clinical Skills- 1996 to current.
Member of the American Brain Tumor Association.
Member of the American Acoustic Neuroma Association
Member of the International Gamma Knife Association.
Member of Trigeminal Neuralgia Association
Participant at American Brain Tumor Association Symposium in Chicago, July 1997.
Speaker for Cyber Knife Interventional Radiology
Current Active staff member at Bibb Medical Center.
Serves on Alabama Optometric Association Hospital Privilege Committee.
Representative for A.L.O.A. Federal Relations Committee.
Contributing Editor in Ocular and Neuro Oncology for Practical Optometry, a publication of Medico pea International, Montreal, Quebec.
Panel participant for South Florida Brain Tumor Association Semi- Annual Convention.
Member of American Brain Tumor Foundation.
Lecturer for Continuing Education Courses for Optometrists (Courses are all C.O.P.E. -approved.)
46212 – NO: Primary Brain Tumors and their Clinical Manifestations, 2 hours
46217 – NO: Metastatic Carcinomas of the Central Nervous System and their Clinical and Ocular Manifestations, 2 hours
46211- NO: Auto Immune Diseases and their Clinical and Ocular Manifestations, 2 hours
46221 – SD: Lesions of the Head and Neck and their Recognition in the Course of the Optometric Examination, 1hour
46466- NO: The Aging Mind, Understanding the Geriatric Patient, 1 hour
Dr. Allgood offers C.O.P.E. approved courses as well as many numerous lectures based on neurological deficits and their recognition in clinical exams. If you have any questions or you would like Dr. Allgood to lecture for your upcoming speaking engagements, feel free to Contact Us.