Dr. Shabany-Khayyat obtained her Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in Biology, from the Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, and her Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree from the University of Missouri- St. Louis, U.S.A in 1998.
She has been teaching at Hadassah Academic college since 2001 and was appointed as a full-time faculty member at HAC in 2005. She is an experienced clinician and educator in the field.
Explaining Presbyopia to Patients, Optometry and Vision Science, (September 1998) 75:9, 627-628.