Outlook

Retina’s Renaissance —And Yours

Rising proficiency among ODs, plus an array of new tools and interventions, is bringing this area front and center.
06/15/2022

All Over the Map

Optometric scope of practice remains a patchwork of laws that change the parameters of care haphazardly from state to state.
05/15/2022

Upstairs, Downstairs

The medical/optical dichotomy of optometry was on display once again at Vision Expo East.
04/15/2022

You May Fire When Ready

Virginia’s new laser law offers optometrists an important new opportunity—and a test.
03/15/2022

There They Go Again

The anti-optometry lobby is repeating the same old tired arguments that the public never falls for.
02/15/2022

This Time, It’s Personal

A look at the many ways your patient’s life experiences matter inside the clinic, too.
01/15/2022

Back to Where You Once Belonged

The pandemic took its toll, financially and in countless other ways, but the profession is rebounding.
12/15/2021

Good Vibrations

Patients experience your office environment before (and after) they see you. Use it to create a great first impression.
11/15/2021

The Spirit of ’71

That year, legislation and innovation gave optometry a broader clinical mandate and soft contact lenses. How are both faring today?
10/15/2021

Color in Black and White

An AMA editorial aims to clarify how race and ethnicity are discussed in journal articles—and the medical profession broadly.
09/15/2021

Upcoming Events

September 9-11, 2022

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care—San Antonio
Location: Omni La Mansion Del Rio
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Earn up to 19 COPE Credits (approval pending)

Register here

December 9-10, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

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December 10-11, 2022

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location: Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Program Co-chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, and Steven Ferrucci, OD
Up to 11 LIVE COPE Credits (approval pending)

Register here