Wednesday, January 28, 2015 12:24 AM
, a leading provider of eyecare services with more than 650 optical retail stores, is the latest industry partner to support
Think About Your Eyes
(TAYE), a national public awareness campaign aimed at educating consumers on the benefits of vision health.
Monday, January 19, 2015 12:27 AM
CHICAGO—Prevent Blindness will be hosting a free webinar to provide an overview of the recent papers published by the
National Expert Panel
(NEP) of the National Center for Children’s Vision and Eye Health (NCCVEH) at
. The webinar will be held on Friday, Jan. 23, at 10:30 (ET).
Wednesday, January 07, 2015 12:24 AM
LAS VEGAS—Most Americans are at risk of digital eye strain, yet are unaware of how using smartphones, tablets or other digital devices affects their eyes and vision health, according to a report by
The Vision Council
that is being released today at International
Wednesday, January 07, 2015 12:15 AM
American Academy of Optometry
is accepting submissions of course proposals for Academy 2015, to be held Oct. 7 to 10, 2015, in the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
Monday, January 05, 2015 12:24 AM
The Vision Council
has named Steve Sutherlin the new Optical Lab Division liaison to fill the seat left vacant by Mike Daley when he became CEO of the organization on Oct. 1, 2014.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 12:27 AM
LA JOLLA, Calif.—
The Optometric Society
(TOS) has elected its new slate of officers and announced the dates and location for its 2015 annual meeting.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 12:21 AM
presented its annual Humanitarian of the Year Award to longtime president of
, Jeffrey Marshall, OD, on Nov. 16, 2014, at its annual meeting here.
Friday, December 19, 2014 12:21 AM
ST. LOUIS—Registration is now open for the next
American Board of Optometry
board certification exam period for the month of January 2015, one of two months during the year when the exam is offered. (The exam is also offered in July.)
Friday, December 12, 2014 12:24 AM
International Vision Expo & Conference
will once again host the Global Contact Lens Forum (GCLF), which reflects “the organization's commitment to the delivery of quality education focused on the latest scientific content with critical business strategies related to contact lenses,” an announcement said.
Friday, December 12, 2014 12:21 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Now in its third year, the
Seeing is Believing
virtual conference (SiB 2015) is returning with 20 COPE-approved CE credits for Jan. 28 to 29, 2015, 12 pm-7 pm EST.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 12:24 AM
NORWALK, Conn.—Registration is now
for International Vision Expo & Conference East 2015, scheduled to be held at the Javits Center in New York March 19 to 22 (Education: March 19 to 22, Exhibition: March 20 to 22).
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 12:21 AM
has announced that Andrew Alcorn, president and CEO of Block Vision, Dr. Chad Overman, director of professional relations – Health and Wellness US at Walmart, and Dr. R. Tracy Williams, executive director of the Spectrios Institute for Low Vision, have been elected to the Prevent Blindness Board of Directors.