Education

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

Parents Just Don’t Understand… Eye Care

Survey shows barriers between optometrists and children in need.
08/29/2018

Amblyopia, Strabismus Hinder Kids’ Academic Success

Students with motor deficits need more time to complete multiple-choice answer forms.
06/22/2018

Canadian ODs Bring Expertise to Haiti’s First Optometry Class

A professor reflects on his experiences at the island nation’s new school.
06/18/2018

ACOE Updates Accreditation, AOA Questions Expansion

Revisions seek to standardize optometry schools—old and new.
06/14/2018

Upcoming Events

August 25, 2020

The Future of Prism
8:00 PM EDT
Speakers: Paul M. Karpecki, OD, FAAO and Dayna R. Hazlewood, OD 

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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)

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October 4, 2020

Dry Eye Colloquium: Improving Diagnosis, Treatment, and Patient Outcomes 
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mark Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, and Douglas K. Devries, OD
8:00am-12:15pm EST
Earn 4 LIVE COPE Credits

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