Optometry's Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from Optometry's Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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AOA supports and protects optometrists’, patients’ interests

July 24, 2018
DENVER – American Optometric Association executive director Jon Hymes told the House of Delegates here at Optometry’s Meeting that the…
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AOA MORE registry announces first data

July 23, 2018
DENVER – “On April 3, AOA MORE was able to attest and submit data for AOA members – 600 optometrists – to CMS,” Zachary
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Student association reports strong support of AOA-PAC

July 18, 2018
DENVER – The American Optometric Student Association, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, is using its “history to…
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Topcon launches swept source OCT with eye tracking, fundus imaging

July 17, 2018
DENVER – Topcon introduced its DRI OCT Triton instrument here at Optometry’s Meeting. The Triton combines swept source OCT (SS-OCT) and…
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AOA works toward accrediting body for optometry

July 16, 2018
DENVER – Outgoing American Optometric Association President Chris Quinn, OD, in his final presidential address to the House of Delegates during…
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J&J leadership pursues technological advances, continued advocacy

July 16, 2018
DENVER – “We are interested in becoming the world leader in eye health,” Johnson & Johnson Vision’s head of contact lens…
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NuSight launches at-home dry eye treatment device

July 13, 2018
DENVER – NuSight Medical launched the NuLids System, a doctor-prescribed, home-use medical device for treating dry eye, here at…
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Pearle Vision seeks affiliates through new program

July 11, 2018
DENVER – Pearle Vision is inviting independent optometrists to turn their practices into franchises as part of its Ignite program, launched…
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Mallinger, Redman receive top AOA awards

July 9, 2018
DENVER – The American Optometric Association recognized Joe Mallinger, OD, with its Distinguished Service Award, one of six awards presented…
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AOA supports vision testing for drivers’ licensing, renewal

July 5, 2018
DENVER – The American Optometric Association’s House of Delegates passed seven resolutions here at