Research

One More Reason to Avoid Eye Rubbing

A primate model shows extreme IOP elevations with the practice.
09/12/2018

Researchers Call For Standard Convergence Insufficiency Testing

Near vision has never been so important, and so at risk.
09/03/2018

What’s Behind Opportunistic Infection?

A study finds harmful microorganisms reside in protected niches of the conjunctiva.
08/31/2018

Gene Therapy Aims to Restore Color to Achromatopsia

A new designation from the FDA could speed the process.
08/30/2018

Subfoveal Fluid Common After Vitrectomy

New imaging research backs the utility of drainage
08/09/2018

Eye Bond Bill Comes to Capitol Hill

Advocates look to private investors as a new funding source for preclinical studies.
07/24/2018

Auto Access, Distance Dictates Optometry Visits

Patients older than 60 need ODs within driving distance, study says.
07/19/2018

Good Vision, Mental Sharpness in Seniors Go Hand-in-Hand

Maintaining optimal vision may prevent cognitive decline.
07/09/2018

Myopia Genetics Revealed

A new genome-wide study quadruples the number of genes with a known association.
06/25/2018

MRI, B-scan Ultrasound Both Viable Options for Measuring ICP

The first study of its kind compared two imaging methods that could affect IIH patients.
06/07/2018

Upcoming Events

November 2-4, 2018

New Technologies & Treatments in Eye Care Arlington
Location:
 The Westin Arlington Gateway
Program Chair: Paul Karpecki, OD, FAAO
Up to 19 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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November 30-December 1, 2018

The Optometric Retina Society and Review Group Vision Care Education Present: Retina Update 2018
Location: Fairmont Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ
Program Chair: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
Up to 11 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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December 14-15, 2018

West Coast Optometric Glaucoma Symposium
Location:
 Monarch Hotel, Dana Point, CA
Program Chairs: Murray Fingeret, OD, and Robert N. Weinreb, OD
Up to 12 CE credits (COPE approval pending)
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