Friday, April 28, 2017 12:21 AM
WASHINGTON—Eye physicians and surgeons representing the American Academy of Ophthalmology
(AAO) met with members of Congress this week to discuss many of the primary issues they believe are affecting medical and surgical eyecare.
Friday, April 28, 2017 12:15 AM
CHICAGO—The American Academy of Optometry’s
annual meeting, Academy 2017 Chicago, will take place October 11 to 14, 2017 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill.
Monday, April 24, 2017 12:18 AM
ORLANDO, Fla.—The American Academy of Optometry
has named the recipients of the 2017 Student Travel Fellowship Awards.
Monday, April 24, 2017 12:15 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J—On the April 26 episode of the “Power Hour,” the weekly broadcast hosted by Gary Geber, OD, founder of The Power Practice
, Gerber will discuss what ODs can learn about customer service from the United Airlines incident.
Friday, April 14, 2017 12:27 AM
ST. LOUIS—Recognizing that eye and vision problems in children are a significant public health concern, the American Optometric Association
(AOA) this week issued revised, evidence-based clinical pediatric guidelines for optometrists and other professionals who treat children’s eye health.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 12:18 AM
DALLAS—The April 11 OWA
Tuesday Talk featuring Sue Downes, co-founder and CEO of MyEyeDr.,
has been rescheduled to April 25 at 1 p.m. ET.
Friday, April 7, 2017 12:21 AM
DALLAS—Sue Downes, co-founder and CEO of MyEyeDr.
, will be featured on the April 11 episode of the Optical Women’s Association’s, “Tuesday Talks,”
—30-miniute webinars that take place on the second Tuesday of every month at 1 pm ET.
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 12:24 AM
MASON, Ohio—The OneSight Focus on Sight
program, the organization’s sustainable school-based vision center model, which launched last fall, is announcing the five partners who will receive grants for vision care services in schools.
Saturday, April 1, 2017 12:21 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The AOA
and Optometry Cares—The AOA Foundation
announced the 2017 National Optometry Hall of Fame inductees. Since 1998, the National Optometry Hall of Fame has recognized and honored doctors of optometry who have made significant and long-lasting contributions to the optometric profession.