Monday, September 01, 2014 12:18 AM
PHILADELPHIA—Ilaria Urbanati, fashion stylist for several of today’s hottest celebrities, captured the attention of women ODs who attended the first live event presented by Women In Optometry (WO) magazine at the historic Union League in Philadelphia on June 27.
Monday, September 01, 2014 12:11 AM
As experts in the optical field, ECPs often think they know it all when it comes to patient care.
Monday, September 01, 2014 12:00 AM
LAS VEGAS—As wearable technology continues to invigorate the world of eyecare through both form and function, International Vision Expo & Conference will introduce a targeted new CE track dedicated to educating attendees on what this technology means for the industry’s future, and how to maximize its business potential.
Monday, September 01, 2014 12:00 AM
The global health care landscape is changing, requiring eyecare professionals to expand their scope of practice to accommodate rapid rises in disease prevalence, government health care mandates and more.
Monday, August 25, 2014 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.— Warren Modlin, OD, Oakley, Inc. will talk about the power of branding and how ODs can adapt some of those principles in their own practices as the topic of the Aug. 27 edition of “The Power Hour,” the weekly radio broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of
The Power Practice
Monday, August 25, 2014 12:10 AM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.—The Power Practice, the practice management consulting group run by Gary Gerber, OD, held its national client meeting here earlier this year.
Monday, August 11, 2014 12:21 AM
SORRENTO VALLEY, Calif.—
, an internet marketing solutions provider, and Jobson’s ECP Business Services Group have formed a partnership which will offer optometrists, ophthalmologists, opticians and their staffs a wide range of new internet marketing products and resources designed specifically for their practices.
Wednesday, August 06, 2014 12:15 AM
NASHVILLE—To support and encourage new optometry students,
, The Association of Corporate-Affiliated Optometrists, has created the
Energeyes Optometric Student Program
to provide the next generation of optometrists with “the information they need to understand the full scope of their career options upon graduation,” according to a statement from the organization.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 1:15 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Senate’s Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee is holding a hearing this afternoon here on pricing and competition in the contact lens industry. The title of the hearing session, posted on the U.S. Senate’s Judiciary Committee’s website, is “Pricing Policies and Competition in the Contact Lens Industry: Is What You See What You Get?”
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 12:30 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. and ST. Louis, Mo.—The board of trustees of the
American Optometric Association
(AOA) has named Jon Hymes as executive director, according to David A. Cockrell, OD, AOA president and member of the special committee that led a nationwide executive search.
Monday, July 21, 2014 2:30 PM
LEWISVILLE, Texas—Spectacle lens maker
Hoya Vision Care
, which signed a multi-year contract with eye diagnostics company
last week, will be piloting a program in the U.S. with a select group of optometric practices, which will offer eyecare professionals EasyScan.
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:27 AM
YORKTOWN, Va. -
Naval Ophthalmic Support and Training Activity (NOSTRA)
the Department of Defense’s largest and leading optical fabrication
laboratory, hosted a change of command ceremony here July 11, where
Capt. Paul A. Andre relieved Capt. Matthew E. Newton as commanding
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:00 AM
When Nate Bonilla-Warford, OD, owner of Bright Eyes Family Vision Care
on the west side of Tampa, Fla. set his eyes on a second practice on
Tampa’s east side, he had an instinct it would have to convey “no
grownups allowed”—or in his words, be a “non-threatening, fun and
comfortable” environment for young kids to receive specialized eyecare.