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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TrueTear appropriate for most patients, stimulates natural tears

June 28, 2018
DENVER – Allergan, which has launched 125 eye care products over 70 years, discussed its new neurostimulation device for dry eye, TrueTear…
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VIDEO: National Academies of Practice works to increase access to care

June 28, 2018
DENVER - Douglas Benoit, OD, executive director of professional affairs at Visioneering Technologies, discusses the National Academies of Practice…
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VIDEO: Multiple microbypass stents control IOP better

June 28, 2018
DENVER – Whitney Hauser, OD, shared results of a study here at Optometry’s Meeting where she evaluated long-term IOP control in patients…
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VIDEO: EyeQ Trainer evaluates eye tracking, offers exercises

June 27, 2018
DENVER – The EyeQ Trainer from RightEye allows optometrists to run the Brain Health EyeQ, which assesses functional vision; Sports Vision EyeQ…
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VIDEO: Continuous spectrum of care for keratoconus patients

June 27, 2018
DENVER – Clark Chang, OD, MSA, MSc, FAAO, shared take-home pearls from his two presentations on corneal cross-linking and contact lens fitting…
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ODs must increase convenience, efficiency, quality

June 26, 2018
DENVER – “We need to find a way to make the experience convenient for our patients,” Stephen Cohen, OD, said here at…
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Vision advocates study commercial driver safety in India

June 26, 2018
DENVER – The Vision Impact Institute is finalizing a study on commercial driver safety in India, global executive director, Kristan Gross
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AOAExcel maximizes membership benefits, supports association

June 25, 2018
DENVER – AOAExcel, which was created in 2012 as an American Optometric Association member benefit, has increased its support of the…
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Pierce assumes leadership of AOA

June 25, 2018
DENVER – Samuel D. Pierce, OD, of Alabama, assumed the presidency of the American Optometric Association here at Optometry’s Meeting. …
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New AOA president announces 2020 eye exam campaign

June 25, 2018
DENVER – Newly inducted American Optometric Association President Samuel Pierce, OD, urged his colleagues in the House of Delegates here at…