Eye Care Across Cultures

Open Your Doors to Hispanic Patients

Don’t know the language? ¡No hay problema! Several resources can help you provide the best care possible for your Hispanic patients.

A Snapshot of Optometry Around the World

Optometric scope of practice is literally all over the map. Take a look at what optometrists are doing in other countries—and how it’s changing.

What’s Race Got to Do With It?

While each patient is an individual, racial differences exist for certain ocular conditions. Knowing these affects diagnosis and treatment.

Supply and Demand for Culturally Competent Eye Care

The demand for eye care services in minority populations is higher than ever in the history of our country. Here’s how to supply culturally competent care to African- and Asian-American patients.

Upcoming Events

December 10-11, 2021

Optometric Glaucoma Symposium Winter Conference
Location: Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
Program Co-chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO and Robert N. Weinreb, MD
Up to 12 LIVE COPE Credits

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December 11, 2021

Early Detection, Monitoring and Timely Referral
Location: Hyatt Regency Newport Beach Patio Room
Speakers: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO, and Nathan C. Steinle, MD
Dinner/Presentation 6:00–7:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

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December 11-12, 2021

Retina Update 2021
Location: Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
Program Chairs: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO; Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
Up to 11 Live COPE credits

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