COVID-19

COVID-19’s Impact on Uveitis Management

In light of the global pandemic, eyecare providers now have more to consider when caring for these patients.
05/27/2020

COVID and the Retina

Researchers note hyper-reflective lesions in ganglion cell and inner plexiform layers.
05/27/2020

Research Summarizes Ocular Surface-COVID Interaction

Coronaviruses are uncommonly associated with conjunctivitis, a study suggests.
05/21/2020

Low Risk of Contracting COVID-19 from Tears

Samples showed negative results, despite positive nasopharyngeal swab samples.
05/20/2020

Initial Data Suggests Ocular Surface Susceptible to COVID-19

The findings, which are preliminary and have not been peer reviewed, propose a conjunctival vector for transmission.
05/20/2020

Building Up During COVID-19

Amid the epidemic, practices are starting to see patients in a modified course of action.
05/18/2020

Time is on My Side

If there’s one thing certain about a global pandemic, it is this: Nothing is actually certain, ever.
05/15/2020

Not All Breath Shields Are Created Equal

Size and curvature appear to be key to protection, experiment shows.
05/13/2020

Ocular COVID-19 Symptoms More Common Than Thought

While conjunctivitis is still rare, preliminary studies suggest other impacts to the eye are likely.
05/01/2020

ODs Set Up Shop Slowly but Surely

Gradual reopenings have started in the wake of COVID-19, and practices plan for staying in business.
04/29/2020

Upcoming Events

August 29, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium—Costa Mesa
Location: Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
Up to 4 CE Credits (COPE approved)

Register here

October 2-3, 2020

Southwest Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Austin Marriott Downtown
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

Register here

October 30-November 1, 2020

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—Austin
Location: Omni Barton Creek
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE Credits (COPE approval pending)

Register here

Jobs

  • Optician
    Brinley & Soltanmorad Optometry, Inc
    5/27/2020
  • Optometrist
    Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness
    5/27/2020
  • Optometrist
    Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness
    5/27/2020
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