Monday, March 03, 2014 12:00 AM
NORWALK, Conn.—At this year’s Vision Expo East, Charles Posternack,
M.D., will deliver the keynote address,”The Paradigm Shift in Health
Care,” that will examine health care reform’s impact on the optical
industry and how the pending changes are driving a transition from
pay-for-performance to bundled payments
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 12:18 AM
Optometry Giving Sight
is pleased to welcome
Platinum National Sponsor in Canada in recognition of FYidoctors
on-going support of sustainable eye and vision care projects being
funded by Optometry Giving Sight.
Friday, February 21, 2014 12:24 AM
SAN FRANCISCO & CHICAGO—The
American Academy of Ophthalmology
are marking March on their calendars for their annual observance of
Workplace Eye Wellness Month, or Workplace Eye Health and Safety Month.
Friday, February 21, 2014 12:18 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—
nutritional biotechnology and healthy lifestyles education company in
the ophthalmic sector, has added three new scientific advisory board
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 10:10 AM
SAN DIEGO, Calif.—
(Nasdaq:TEAR) (TSX:TLB) today announced it has signed a non-binding
term sheet to purchase the assets of the OcuHub business unit from
AOAExcel, Inc., the for-profit subsidiary of the American Optometric
Monday, February 17, 2014 12:30 AM
VISTA, Calif. And CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.—The
Macula Vision Research Foundation
a unique partnership of industry and philanthropy to benefit more than
11 million people in the U.S. with age-related macular degeneration
(AMD) or other retinal related diseases.
Monday, February 17, 2014 12:21 AM
Claremont McKenna College
announced that Helen Keller International, an organization whose
mission is to combat the causes and consequences of blindness and
malnutrition, has won the ninth annual Henry R. Kravis Prize in
Friday, February 14, 2014 12:27 AM
American Optometric Association
(AOA) is calling on optometrists to take part in "Save Your Vision
Month" this March, aiming to generate public incentive to protect vision
and obtain quality vision care across the U.S.
Friday, February 14, 2014 12:18 AM
(UPMC, Inserm and the CNRS) announced the creation of a joint research
laboratory on the theme of “Visual Aging, Action and Autonomy.”
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 12:33 AM
European Coalition for Vision
(ECV) and the Coalition’s manifesto for the European Parliament
elections were launched Feb. 7 at the European Parliament seat in
Friday, January 31, 2014 12:24 AM
announced yesterday that it will launch a global advertising campaign
encouraging consumers to recognize the vital role eye heath plays in
overall health and lifestyle.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 10:30 AM
NEW YORK— New designs, new
materials and new modalities have been fueling rapid growth in the
contact lens sector.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 12:24 AM
Think About Your Eyes
(TAYE), a public eye health initiative sponsored by a non-profit organization under
The Vision Council
as the latest industry partner to join in support of the national campaign.
Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00 AM
COSTA MESA, Calif.—For more than
25 years, CareCredit, a leading health care credit card, has been
committed to helping people access needed care, often providing
volunteer and financial support to charitable organizations.
Friday, January 17, 2014 12:29 AM
MEXICO CITY—Leaders from the Mexican optometric and optical industry
came together on Jan. 14 to celebrate the launch of the global
Optometry Giving Sight
in Mexico at an exclusive event at the MELIA Hotel here.