IAUPR School of Optometry Rapidly Recovers From Hurricane Maria Hit

A message from Andres Pagán OD, MPH, the Dean of the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico School of Optometry: “In an article published last September 21st titled “Interamerican University of Puerto Rico Severely Damaged by Hurricane” some information was published which we would like to clarify and update. Even though the School received some damages,

How to Conference

With Optometry’s Meeting fast approaching, check out this article from the latest edition of Foresight:   Optometry conferences can be a daunting experience for a first-time attendee. With a plethora of Continuing Education (CE) topics, social events and chances to network, it seems like there is just too much to do each day. Hopefully this

Florida Licensure

Dear Future Colleagues, Recent changes in the statutes of the Florida Board of Optometry have created uncertainty for students and new graduates interested in practicing in Florida. On April 14, 2017, an administrative law judge invalidated the “7-year look back” provision relating to applications for licensure in Florida. However, by law, that provision will remain

Congratulations to Arkansas’ Scholarship Winners

Arkansas Optometric Association announces Scholarship Winners The Arkansas Optometric Association (ArOA) has announced Valerie Brown as the recipient of the 2014 Dr. Milton Webb Optometric Leadership and Service Scholarship.  Valerie Brown-Arnold is from Crossett, AR and received her B.S. in Biology from Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia, AR.  While at Southern Arkansas University, she was