Thursday, April 24, 2014 11:00 AM
BOSTON—At the Langham Boston earlier this month, the
New England College of Optometry (NECO)
hosted a fundraiser titled “Profiles In Vision 2014” honoring
charitable organization whose Vision Clinics and Sustainable Vision
Centers deliver permanent access to affordable vision care in
underserved communities worldwide, and its executive director, Jason
Singh, OD, who was presented with the College’s Presidential Medal by
NECO president, Dr. Clifford Scott.
Monday, April 21, 2014 12:07 AM
As the session on Millennials took hold, certain truths emerged:
convenience, price and “value” in the traditional sense take a back seat
in young consumers’ shopping carts.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 10:30 AM
NEW YORK—According to the
Jobson Optical Research
Optical Business Barometer (OBB) report, the overall optical business
rating among independent ECPs rose in March 2014 to a rating of 3.72
from a February rating of 3.65.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:00 AM
NEW YORK—E-commerce is a concept once thought to be a concern of
conglomerate, big box retailers and companies targeting tech-savvy
audiences in a new generation of online shoppers.
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 3:30 PM
A new app developed by Amir Amedi, professor and head of the Center for
Human Perception and Cognition at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem,
may help the blind to "see" through music.
Friday, April 04, 2014 3:30 PM
A recent video produced by the Association of Schools and Colleges of
Optometry (ASCO) takes the question of “why” becoming a doctor of
optometry is worthwhile and answers it threefold: the career holder’s
ability to change lives, the field’s many outlets for occupational
growth and the continual advancement of technologies and clinical
innovations that come to life in the profession.
Friday, April 04, 2014 2:30 PM
While it’s true that eyewear adjustments are best left to the professionals, sometimes in a pinch it helps to get glasses to, well, stop
Friday, April 04, 2014 11:30 AM
NEW YORK—As attendees gained their bearings and set out on paths to
discover the new products, services and education offerings available at
this year’s Vision Expo east, the VM Daily
hit the show floor
to find out what attracted the attending eyecare professionals this year
compared to years past and Vision Expo East brought in 2014 that they
haven’t seen before.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 4:00 PM
NEW YORK—According to the latest
Jobson Optical Research
Optical Business Barometer (OBB), a study measuring independent
ECPs' attitudes toward current and future optical business, the overall
optical business rating for February 2014 has dropped to 3.65 since the
January rating of 3.70.
Monday, March 17, 2014 12:00 AM
The prevalence of internet use when making a purchasing decision is
rising among the American consumer, and though the increase of actual
eyeglass purchasing online is small, it too, is steadily rising.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 5:00 PM
Do you know how many parts make up an eye exam?