Tuesday, July 19, 2016 1:05 PM
Registration has opened for Vision Expo West in September at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada (Education: Sept. 14 to 17; Exhibition: Sept. 15 to 17). Registration for education courses is also open.
Monday, July 18, 2016 12:24 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The national Think About Your Eyes
campaign has built upon its increased industry support and consumer interest to reach a new milestone of 2.5 million visitors to the campaign website since its launch.
Friday, July 15, 2016 12:24 AM
DALLAS—After serving the Optical Women’s Association
(OWA) board for four years, Heather Smith has accepted a role outside the optical industry and, as a result, has resigned her position as OWA president.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 12:15 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The Food and Drug Administration
(FDA) has updated Import Alert 86-07, its list of foreign manufacturers whose FDA regulated products are to be detained automatically if their products are introduced into the commerce of the U.S.
Friday, July 8, 2016 12:24 AM
is launching The Focus Initiative, a virtual forum for those working in the vision and public health sector.
Friday, June 17, 2016 12:21 AM
BRIDGEWATER, N.J.—Bausch + Lomb
announced that its Specialty Vision Products business has renewed its platinum sponsorship of the International Keratoconus Academy
(IKA) for the second consecutive year.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 2:15 PM
PINELLAS PARK, Fla.—The National Optometric Association (NOA) and Transitions Optical, Inc. have entered into a national partnership to help further advance the eye health of growing ethnic minority populations—a priority for both the NOA and the Transitions Cultural Connections initiative. Through the partnership, Transitions Optical will support the NOA in its efforts to provide ongoing education and resources to eyecare professionals to help them serve their diverse patients.
Monday, June 13, 2016 12:27 AM
will host the 5th Annual Focus on Eye Health National Summit, “Vision to Action—Collaborating Around a National Strategy” on July 13, 2016.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 12:18 AM
SEATTLE—Michael Epp, manager of professional education at Envision
, presented the 2016 Envision-Atwell Award for research in low vision to Micaela Gobielle, a second-year student at the New England College of Optometry