Student programs highlighted at Great Western Council

With more than 100 students from five schools attending the Great Western Council of Optometry in Portland, OR, the issues of education, political change and new technology were front and center at the regional optometric meeting. For the first time, some students were able to get travel grants from western schools that typically have not

Howie Mandel headlines at 2018 Optometry’s Meeting

If laughter is the best medicine, doctors of optometry are in for a dose of jocosity during Optometry’s Meeting® 2018 June 20-24 in Denver, Colorado.Howie Mandel-comedian, actor, producer and author-will perform at Celebration of Optometry June 23, the closing night of Optometry’s Meeting, in the Colorado Convention Center. Mandel may be best known these days as a

Stop by the AOSA Booth at Optometry’s Meeting for mugs, tees and more

When the Exhibit Hall opens at 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 22, the AOSA will be ready for the record-setting number of student members.  For Optometry’s Meeting, AOSA will have more than 1,000 coffee mugs and 2,000 t-shirts, along with meeting pins, clipboards and ballcaps for our student members.  Students will be staffing the booth,

Luxottica Live! at Optometry’s Meeting will bring you to the zoo!

Luxottica invites AOSA member optometry students to take a walk on the wild side at Luxottica Live! at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park! Enjoy food, drinks and fun! Attend “90 Minutes to Open 100 Minds” to hear from new grads and seasoned professionals about different modes of practice and how your personality may determine your

Andy Grammer tops entertainment at Optometry’s Meeting

Looking for a great way to spend a Saturday night?  Popstar Andy Grammer headlines ‘A Celebration of Optometry’ at Optometry’s Meeting® 2017 in Washington, D.C., June 21-25. Come and let your hair down at optometry’s premiere meeting. Celebration sponsored by HOYA. optometrysmeeting.org/conference-highlights From his official bio at AndyGrammer.com: It is a tale now well told about

Register now for Optometry’s Meeting®, June 21-25, 2017!

Register now for Optometry’s Meeting®, June 21-25, 2017! Here are the top four reasons you’ll want to join us in Washington, D.C., at Optometry’s Meeting and AOA+: → LEARN NEW THINGS: Reap the benefits of the same educational program doctors of optometry pay hundreds to get. Optometry’s Meeting offers 180+ hours of education available to

Get Hands-On at Ocular Surface Disease Workshop

The Heart of America Contact Lens Society will be offering an Ocular Surface Disease Workshop to train students on how to diagnose and treat patients with OSD. During this hands-on OSD Workshop, students will work with real patients with active signs and symptoms of ocular surface disease and discuss state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options for