Continuing Education

Dozens of opportunities to earn CE credit are available through our publications and live events. Print CE courses are displayed below. Information on live events can be found here.

The When and Why of Ordering Blood Work

As optometry continues to expand its therapeutic privileges, the OD’s role in the diagnosis, management and prevention of systemic health conditions is more important than ever—and an integral part in the diagnosis is lab testing. Regardless of whether the optometrist is ordering lab tests independently or is comanaging with a primary care provider, a working knowledge of what tests to order and what the results mean is crucial.

By Blair Lonsberry, MS, OD, MEd
Review of Optometry, March 2018

Optometric Study Center: Courses published monthly in Review of Optometry and Review of Cornea & Contact Lenses, offering either 1 or 2 hours of CE credit. Processing fees apply. Exam valid for credit up to three years from release date.

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