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
Monday, June 6, 2016 12:27 AM
has announced the recipient of the 2016 Jenny Pomeroy Award for Excellence in Vision and Public Health. Bruce Moore, OD, Marcus Professor of Pediatric Studies, New England College of Optometry will be honored during the 5th annual Prevent Blindness Focus on Eye Health National Summit in Washington, D.C. on July 13, 2016.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 12:21 AM
ANAHEIM, Calif.—Registration and housing for the American Academy of Optometry’s
(AAO) Academy 2016 Anaheim—which takes place from Nov. 9 to 12 at the Anaheim Convention Center—is now open.
Monday, May 23, 2016 12:27 AM
CHICAGO—According to the World Health Organization, cataract is the leading cause of blindness in the world.
Friday, May 20, 2016 12:21 AM
ST. LOUIS—American Optometric Association
(AOA) members have the opportunity to participate in a milestone U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) workshop on myopia progression that will bring together internationally renowned scientists and clinicians.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 12:27 AM
announced it will be partnering with OneSight
, Smart Vision Labs
and SUNY College of Optometry
to launch the Mobile Vision Care Program, designed to impact academic achievement by providing free vision screenings, comprehensive eye exams and glasses to over 600 students in Omaha public schools.