Catherine Kerr-Niermann, O.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Dr. Catherine Kerr-Niermann grew up in the St. Louis area and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry from the University of Illinois. Dr. Niermann graduated in 2013 with her Doctorate of Optometry from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee.
She participated in four years of Student Volunteers in Optometric Services to Humanity (SVOSH) and earned recognition from Beta Sigma Kappa and the Gold Key International Society.
Dr. Niermann completed her residency at the University of California- Berkeley in Low Vision with a secondary concentration in Ocular Disease. She previously worked as adjunct faculty at the University of Missouri St. Louis College of Optometry and also has experience as a staff optometrist in private practice and a hospital based ophthalmology clinic. Dr. Niermann continues to work with the Lighthouse for the Blind St. Louis and the Comprehensive Low Vision Project as a pediatric low vision optometrist.
University of Missouri-St. Louis
College of Optometry
One University Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63121
Telephone: (314) 516-6365 Fax: (314) 516-5150