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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VIDEO: OD shares personal story with corneal inlay

June 30, 2017
WASHINGTON – Sondra Black, OD, shared her successful experience with the Kamra inlay (AcuFocus, Irvine, Calif.) after undergoing LASIK in…
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Virtual reality shows life with AMD

June 30, 2017
Bausch + Lomb launched a virtual reality simulation of age-related macular degeneration at Optometry’s Meeting. The AMD Virtual Experience…
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VIDEO: ODs should proactively treat myopia

June 29, 2017
WASHINGTON – “Myopia is a disease that all of us as practitioners need to be proactively looking at what we can do,” Sally…
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Johnson & Johnson launches online advocacy tool

June 29, 2017
Johnson & Johnson Vision launched a virtual learning tool for eye care professionals on advocating to lawmakers and agencies here at…
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EyeCare Prime launches patient relationship management system

June 29, 2017
WASHINGTON – EyeCare Prime introduced its cloud-based patient relationship management system, Prime Nexus, for improving patient engagement and…
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VIDEO: Panel participant shares China’s approach to myopia control

June 28, 2017
WASHINGTON – Thomas Aller, OD, who participated in a joint U.S.-China panel on myopia control here at Optometry’s Meeting, said that the…
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AOA takes positions on telehealth, CE, NASEM report

June 28, 2017
WASHINGTON – The American Optometric Association’s House of Delegates adopted 12 resolutions here at Optometry’s Meeting. The…
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VIDEO: Eye track game helps improve reading

June 27, 2017
WASHINGTON – RightEye launched Maze Master here at Optometry’s Meeting. The game, “helps train the eyes of children who have…
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Quinn elected president, trustees sworn in at Optometry’s Meeting

June 27, 2017
Christopher J. Quinn, OD, of New Jersey, a Primary Care Optometry News Editorial Board member, was elected president of the American Optometric…
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VIDEO: Use medical record as defense in audit

June 27, 2017
WASHINGTON – John Rumpakis, OD, MBA, spoke here at Optometry’s Meeting about how to prevent and survive carrier audits. “The only…