Education

Web Platforms Fall Short in Providing Quality Eye Care Info

Consumer healthcare site content overshot the audience’s reading level and wasn’t always relevant to their concerns, studies find.
04/01/2021

Vision Expo East Moves to May

Organizers announce a new date to give exhibitors and conference goers more time to plan.
10/01/2020

Corneal Dystrophies Front to Back

This stepwise approach can help you diagnose and manage these conditions.
09/15/2020

Academy 2020 Comes to Your Home

Amid safety concerns during the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual show is going virtual.
08/12/2020

OD Educators Unite—And Go Online

Faculty across the country have come together to provide distance learning for the next generation.
04/14/2020

AOA Nixes Annual Meeting

Plans for live education will be replaced with an online program.
04/10/2020

Don’t Let YouTube Advise Your Patients

Many who research refractive surgery online get poor information.
01/06/2020

COPE Committee Brings in Other Stakeholders

Schiotz tonography used for the first time in this type of study.
12/20/2018

Optometry Schools Continue to Grapple with Board Scores

Overall pass rates are slightly higher but not enough to signify demonstrable progress.
12/04/2018

ABO Updates Board Certification Process

Assessments are now shorter, focused and more flexible.
11/09/2018

Upcoming Events

June 11-12, 2021

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Summer Conference
Location: Virtual Event
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn 12 LIVE COPE Credits 

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June 17, 2021

Understanding Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO and David RP. Almeida, MD, MBA, PhD
8:00–9:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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June 23, 2021

Early Identification and Timely Referral
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Joseph M. Coney, MD and Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
8:00–9:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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