Euclid Vision Announces Winners of its First Resident Scholarship Awards

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Wednesday, December 7, 2022 12:15 AM STERLING, Va.―Euclid Vision Corp., a global leader in advanced orthokeratology and proactive myopia management initiatives, announced the winners of its inaugural Euclid Resident Scholarship Awards, which recognizes innovation in myopia management and orthokeratology.

VM and 20/20 Magazine Announce EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards for 2022

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Monday, November 21, 2022 12:27 AM NEW YORK—Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine are pleased to announce the selections in the 14th annual EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards, a special survey aimed at identifying readers’ favorite products and companies of the year. Optical retailers and ECP readers of the two Jobson Medical Information publications were asked to identify their “favorite” products in 20 distinct categories: optical frames, spectacle lenses, sunglasses, Rx sun lenses, contact lenses, optical equipment for wholesale prescription labs, optical supplies/consumables/tools, ECP/retail in-office lab equipment, diagnostic instruments, practice management software, EHR software, dispensing/measuring fitting systems, patient engagement systems, online ordering website, social purpose missions, online and social media marketing services, PPE, telehealth solution, virtual/omnichannel sales tool and sustainable eyewear materials.

Eight Women ODs Honored with 2022 Theia Awards at Women In Optometry Leadership Conference

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Thursday, October 27, 2022 12:24 AM SAN DIEGO—At the Women In Optometry (WO) Women’s Leadership Conference held here in conjunction with the American Academy of Optometry, eight women ODs were presented the 2022 Theia Awards this week. In WO tradition, the awards are presented by previous winners. Each year, WO asks readers and friends to submit the names of women who have been extraordinarily influential in the industry, with the WO advisory board voting on the year’s winners. This year, more than 250 nominations were submitted.

Time Is Running Out—Sunday, Oct. 23 Is Your Last Chance to Vote for Jobson's 2022 EyeVote Readers' Choice Awards

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Friday, October 21, 2022 12:15 AM NEW YORK—The final voting deadline has been extended to 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, October 23 for the Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine's 14th annual EyeVote Readers' Choice Awards. These two Jobson Medical Information publications are teaming up once again this fall to get readers’ opinions by asking optical retailers’ and ECPs to identify their favorite products in 22 distinct categories: optical frames, spectacle lenses, sunglasses, sustainable materials for frames, sustainable materials for sunglasses, Rx sun lenses, contact lenses, optical equipment for wholesale prescription labs, optical supplies, ECP/retail in-office lab equipment, diagnostic instruments, practice management software, EHR software, online ordering website, patient engagement systems, dispensing/measuring fitting systems, online and social media marketing services, PPE, contactless dispensing devices, virtual try-on tools, telehealth solution and Social Purpose missions.

Voting Is Extended for Jobson’s 2022 EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards

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Wednesday, October 19, 2022 12:15 AM NEW YORK—The final voting deadline has been extended to 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, October 23 for the Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine's 14th annual EyeVote Readers' Choice Awards. These two Jobson Medical Information publications are teaming up once again this fall to get readers’ opinions by asking optical retailers’ and ECPs to identify their favorite products in 22 distinct categories: optical frames, spectacle lenses, sunglasses, sustainable materials for frames, sustainable materials for sunglasses, Rx sun lenses, contact lenses, optical equipment for wholesale prescription labs, optical supplies, ECP/retail in-office lab equipment, diagnostic instruments, practice management software, EHR software, online ordering website, patient engagement systems, dispensing/measuring fitting systems, online and social media marketing services, PPE, contactless dispensing devices, virtual try-on tools, telehealth solution and Social Purpose missions.

Midwestern University Optometry Students Earn VSP Vision Diversity Scholarship

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Tuesday, October 18, 2022 12:22 AM DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. and GLENDALE, Ariz.—Two optometry students at Midwestern University are the first beneficiaries of a generous scholarship from VSP Vision, the only national not-for-profit vision benefits company and leader in health-focused vision care.

Haag-Streit Announces Winners of ‘Slit Lamp Imaging Competition 2022’

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Friday, October 14, 2022 12:27 AM KOENIZ, Switzerland—Haag-Streit announced the winners of the Haag-Streit Slit Lamp Imaging Competition 2022. First place was awarded to Utpal Sarkar from Disha Eye Hospitals Barrackpore in Kolkata, India. His winning image, taken with a Haag-Streit BX 900 slit lamp imaging system, shows a case of spherophakia and convinced on all three winning criteria, i.e., image quality, technical execution and disease interest. The jury was especially impressed by the ciliary zonule being fully in focus over nearly the entire 360 degrees of the eye.

CooperVision Endowed Faculty Scholar in Myopia Control and Contact Lenses Announced at the UAB School of Optometry

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Friday, October 14, 2022 12:24 AM SAN RAMON, Calif.—With support from CooperVision, the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Optometry has named Adam Gordon, OD, MPH, FAAO, as the CooperVision Endowed Faculty Scholar in Myopia Control and Contact Lenses.

Southern College of Optometry Honors Two Outstanding Alumni

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Friday, October 14, 2022 12:18 AM MEMPHIS—Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee, recently recognized two outstanding alumni during its 2022 convocation ceremony.

Vote Now for Vision Monday's and 20/20 Magazine's 2022 EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards—Survey Closes on Oct. 20

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Friday, October 14, 2022 12:15 AM NEW YORK—Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine are hosting the 14th annual EyeVote Readers' Choice Awards to identify the optical industry’s favorite products and companies this year. These two Jobson Medical Information publications are teaming up once again this fall to get readers’ opinions by asking optical retailers’ and ECPs to identify their favorite products in 22 distinct categories: optical frames, spectacle lenses, sunglasses, sustainable materials for frames, sustainable materials for sunglasses, Rx sun lenses, contact lenses, optical equipment for wholesale prescription labs, optical supplies, ECP/retail in-office lab equipment, diagnostic instruments, practice management software, EHR software, online ordering website, patient engagement systems, dispensing/measuring fitting systems, online and social media marketing services, PPE, contactless dispensing devices, virtual try-on tools, telehealth solution and Social Purpose missions.

Time Is Running Out—Vote Now for Vision Monday's and 20/20 Magazine's 2022 EyeVote Readers’ Choice Awards

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Wednesday, October 12, 2022 12:15 AM NEW YORK—Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine are hosting the 14th annual EyeVote Readers' Choice Awards to identify the optical industry’s favorite products and companies this year. These two Jobson Medical Information publications are teaming up once again this fall to get readers’ opinions by asking optical retailers’ and ECPs to identify their favorite products in 22 distinct categories: optical frames, spectacle lenses, sunglasses, sustainable materials for frames, sustainable materials for sunglasses, Rx sun lenses, contact lenses, optical equipment for wholesale prescription labs, optical supplies, ECP/retail in-office lab equipment, diagnostic instruments, practice management software, EHR software, online ordering website, patient engagement systems, dispensing/measuring fitting systems, online and social media marketing services, PPE, contactless dispensing devices, virtual try-on tools, telehealth solution and Social Purpose missions.

Vision Monday Leads Spirited Salute to 20 Years of Optical’s Most Influential Women

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Tuesday, October 11, 2022 12:45 AM LAS VEGAS—Courage and empowerment fueled the atmosphere at the 20th Anniversary Most Influential Women in Optical luncheon at Vision Expo West on Sept. 16. The event brought together current and past female change makers and influencers who were recognized by their peers for making significant contributions to the optical industry.

Deloitte Names Ocuco One of Ireland's Best Managed Companies for 2022

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Monday, October 10, 2022 12:15 AM LARGO, Fla.—Ocuco has been named as one of Ireland's Best Managed Companies 2022. The company, which demonstrated superior business performance for the fifth year, was recognized with a gala awards ceremony at The Convention Centre, Dublin, on September 29. The awards program is led by Deloitte Ireland, in association with Bank of Ireland. Commenting on the award, Leo Mac Canna, Ocuco CEO, said, "It's an honor to be nominated as one of Ireland's Best Managed Companies for the fifth consecutive year. It is a credit to our Management Team, but above all, to each and every Ocuco employee. Thanks to Deloitte and Bank of Ireland for running this fantastic event, which we are thrilled to be a part of."

CooperVision’s Michele Andrews, OD, Named Illinois College of Optometry’s Alumnus of the Year

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Friday, October 7, 2022 12:21 AM SAN RAMON, Calif.—Michele Andrews, OD, vice president, professional and government affairs, Americas, CooperVision was the recipient of the 2022 Illinois College of Optometry Alumni Association Alumnus of the Year Award.

Cast Your Votes for Jobson's 2022 EyeVote Readers' Choice Awards—Nominations Close on Oct. 20

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Friday, October 7, 2022 12:15 AM NEW YORK—Vision Monday and 20/20 Magazine are hosting the 14th annual EyeVote Readers' Choice Awards to identify the optical industry’s favorite products and companies this year. These two Jobson Medical Information publications are teaming up once again this fall to get readers’ opinions by asking optical retailers’ and ECPs to identify their favorite products in 22 distinct categories: optical frames, spectacle lenses, sunglasses, sustainable materials for frames, sustainable materials for sunglasses, Rx sun lenses, contact lenses, optical equipment for wholesale prescription labs, optical supplies, ECP/retail in-office lab equipment, diagnostic instruments, practice management software, EHR software, online ordering website, patient engagement systems, dispensing/measuring fitting systems, online and social media marketing services, PPE, contactless dispensing devices, virtual try-on tools, telehealth solution and Social Purpose missions.