Binovi Appoints Dr. Susan Barry to Its Scientific Advisory Board

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TORONTO and NEW YORK—Binovi Technologies Corp., (TSX-V:VISN | OTCQB:BNVIF) announced the appointment of Dr. Susan Barry to the Binovi Scientific Advisory Board. Binovi is a software-based, optometrist-lead technology solution designed to get better results, faster in vision health and vision performance training. Stated Adam Cegielski, president and CEO, “Dr. Barry’s experiences as a patient of vision therapy have informed her extensive career and we hope to gain from her perspective on both sides of the vision care coin. Her work in the neurological examination of vision will prove incredibly valuable in our pursuit of further testing and treatment options for students and patients young and old.”

Added Dr. Leonard Press, Binovi's chief scientific officer, “Children struggling in school, adults recovering from a stroke, and athletes seeking to improve their game may all benefit from vision therapy. Its effects are often life-changing. I am looking forward to working with the Binovi team to develop new training techniques, explore the science behind vision therapy, and make vision therapy more accessible worldwide."

Susan R. Barry, Ph.D. is an educator, scientist, and author who has spoken worldwide on the topics of neuroplasticity and binocular vision. She earned her B.A. in biology from Wesleyan University in 1976 and Ph.D. in biology from Princeton University in 1981. She has worked as a research neuroscientist at the University of Miami Medical School, the University of Michigan, the Marine Biological Laboratory, and NASA’s Johnson Space Center and published papers on synaptic transmission and eye-head-hand coordination.

In 1992, she joined the faculty of Mount Holyoke College where she rose to the rank of full professor, retiring from the college in 2016. The Princeton Review lists Barry among the 300 outstanding college teachers in the U.S., her paper on the work of Frederick W. Brock was selected as the best published paper in the Journal of Behaviorial Optometry in 2011, and in 2013 she received the Meribeth E. Cameron Faculty Award for Scholarship from Mount Holyoke College.

Binovi is a neuro-visual performance platform designed to test, analyze, track, and report on individual cognitive performance. Binovi combines hardware, software, specialized expert knowledge, and unique data insights to deliver customized, one-on-one training and learning protocols ideal for K-12 students, vision care specialists, and sports performance testing and training. Binovi is currently used in over 1,500 locations across 20 countries, the company said.