Jean Marie Pagani, OD, FAAO 

Associate Professor 

Jean Marie Pagani, OD, FAAO


  • BS, Villanova University 
  • BS, OD, Pennsylvania College of Optometry 
  • Postgraduate training in Radiation Hazards and Control from Rutgers University.
  • Rresidency in Primary Care Optometry at The Eye Institute of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry.

Role at Salus University:

  • Pennsylvania College of Optometry
    • Tenured, Associate Professor of Optometry
    • Director, Internship Program
    • Chief, The Eye Institute
    • Coordinator of the Clinical Medicine Course for third year students in Optometry
    • Lectures on Standard (Universal) Precautions to Optometry and Audiology students
    • Coordinator Ocular Medicine Course (Clinical Medicine) for Physician Assistants at Salus University and Arcadia University

Professional Honors and Activities: 

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry
  • Certified in Interpretation of Fluorescein Angiography and Utilizing Injections in Primary Eye Care
  • International Studies, Masters Program, offered by Salus University. Area of expertise is in the Eye and Systemic disease. Lectured extensively on this area throughout the United States and in Europe.
  • Dr. Pagani has published journal articles and book chapters in the optometric literature.

Clinical Specialty: 

  • Chief of Primary Care in Suite 2. Her clinical teaching responsibilities include supervision of patient care by residents and optometry interns at The Eye Institute.


  • Staff optometry position at Nemours Senior Care, a geriatric facility, in Wilmington, Delaware

Professional Associations: 

  • American Academy of Optometry,
  • American Optometric Association
  • Pennsylvania Optometric Association.