Wednesday, July 01, 2015 12:27 AM
SEATTLE—The American Optometric Association
(AOA) swore in its 2015-2016 leadership team on Sat. June 27, 2015, during the 118th AOA Congress held here.
Monday, June 29, 2015 12:30 AM
SEATTLE—Some opening day changes, including a new presentation format and opening general session sponsor, were in store for the optometrists and other allied professionals who attended Optometry’s Meeting, held June 24 to 28, 2015, in the Washington State Convention Center, and hosted by the American Optometric Association
and the American Optometric Student Association
Monday, June 22, 2015 12:27 AM
ST. LOUIS—Just ahead of its official launch at Optometry’s Meeting
, AOA MORE received commitments for participation from three additional EHR systems.
Monday, June 22, 2015 12:15 AM
ST. LOUIS—Registration is open for the next American Board of Optometry
Board Certification exam period for the month of July 2015, one of two months during the year when the exam is offered.
Monday, June 08, 2015 12:30 AM
has declared June as Cataract Awareness Month to educate the public on the risk factors, symptoms and treatment options of cataract.
Wednesday, June 03, 2015 12:15 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Energeyes Association
of corporate-affiliated optometrists has partnered with CovalentCareers.com
, an online job-matching startup for eyecare professionals.
Friday, May 29, 2015 12:15 AM
CHICAGO—At its second annual national meeting here at the Indian Lakes Resort, the Energeyes Association
announced its first membership-based elections for three board seats, presented its President’s Council Award, and refined its unique “vendor speed meeting” format.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 12:21 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—More than one in four American adults are risking serious eye damage through exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation, according to a new report from The Vision Council
, “Protection for the Naked Eye: Sunglasses as a Health Necessity.”
Monday, May 18, 2015 12:24 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Shamir Insight Inc.
is the latest industry partner to support Think About Your Eyes
, a national public awareness campaign that educates consumers on the benefits of vision health.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 12:24 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.— In a move that could have implications for eyeglass lens manufacturers, the State of California has relisted Bisphenol A (BpA) on its Proposition 65 list of potentially hazardous substances.
Monday, May 11, 2015 12:27 AM
has named May UV Awareness Month in order to help educate the public on the dangers of UV radiation as well as to provide the necessary steps to maintain and protect healthy vision.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 12:24 AM
LAS VEGAS—Jim McGrann, president of VSP Vision Care
, was inducted as the chairman of the board of directors of the National Association of Vision Care Plans
(NAVCP) yesterday during the 2015 Specialty Health Summit held in conjunction with the National Association of Specialty Health Organizations (NASHO).
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 12:18 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—After eight years with The Vision Council
, Jeff Endres, senior director of technical services and lens processing technology division liaison, will be leaving the organization in June to become vice president of operations for Shamir Insight.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 12:24 AM
BETHESDA, Md.—The National Eye Institute
(NEI) is coordinating activities for Healthy Vision Month. The month long health observance that kicks off every year in May is meant to educate Americans about the steps they can take to protect their vision and keep their eyes healthy.