The percentage of women entering North American schools and colleges
of optometry this fall has increased to 70 percent, compared to
last year’s 69 percent.
One in four children in the United States is myopic1, but according to The Harris Poll survey2 results released today by CooperVision, only 33 percent of parents know what that term means2, or how it can affect their children’s future eyesight.
Nine women ODs were honored during the fourth annual Theia Awards of Excellence from Women In Optometry magazine.
Michigan and at least 12 other states have enacted legislation that requires or recommends training for health care professionals in identifying victims of human trafficking in health care settings, defined as either sex trafficking or labor trafficking and impacting both children and adults.
"It's so important to make sure our employees feel appreciated!" shared a recent Women In Optometry Pop-Up Poll participant, and the overwhelming majority of respondents seem to feel the same.
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