Author Archives: Janet Mattern

ARA Luncheon – Monday, October 3rd 11:30

Dear ARA Members, Our next ARA luncheon will be held on October 3rd, 2022, on the Alcon campus in the Crossroads Conference Center (old Alcon cafeteria). Our guest speaker will be one of our members, Fred Schneiweiss, Doctor of Pharmacy, Director, Pharmacoepidemiology, Alcon R&D. Fred … Continue reading


ARA Luncheon – Monday, June 13th, 11:30am

Dear ARA Members, Our next ARA luncheon will be held on June 13th, 2022, in the Alcon Crossroads Conference Center (old Alcon cafeteria). One of our ARA members, Tom McDonald, PhD, will speak to us about his book in progress … Continue reading


2021 Holiday Lupper Update

  I am pleased to announce that Mr. David Endicott, CEO of Alcon, will be our speaker at the Alcon Retirees Association Holiday “Lupper”.  The Lupper is on December 20th, 2021, in the Alcon Conference Center (old Alcon cafeteria).    … Continue reading


In HindSight – In Memoriam Ed Schollmaier

The passing of Ed Schollmaier was felt by the communities he served, especially Alcon, TCU, the Fort Worth Opera, and the city of Fort Worth. Many of our current members started their careers at Alcon when Ed was the CEO … Continue reading


September 2021 Virtual Program

Alcon Retirees can help contribute to this worthy cause by purchasing gift bags for the children (please have Amazon send to this address: 3617 Wichita Street, Fort Worth TX, 76119) or donate directly to ACH. Thank you! We are pleased to … Continue reading