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Clarify, simplify your message on practice website

March 15, 2018
ATLANTA – “You have to have a message that someone doesn’t have to burn calories to process,” Donald Miller, CEO of…
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History of stromal keratitis requires long-term oral antiviral

March 14, 2018
ATLANTA – Many cases of Acanthamoeba keratitis are misdiagnosed as herpes, according to Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD, in a presentation on anterior…
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Balius installed as new SECO president

March 14, 2018
ATLANTA – Emilio H. Balius, OD, was named the next president of SECO International at the House of Delegates meeting here during SECO. Balius…
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Neutral walls, color accents best for waiting room

March 13, 2018
ATLANTA – “Create a neutral envelope and keep it monochromatic,” when it comes to the optometric practice waiting room, according…
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Customize blue light protection for your patients

March 12, 2018
ATLANTA – Assess your patient’s level of risk for AMD and customize a blue light-blocking product for them, Ryan Parker, OD, said in…
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Expert provides 7 tips on protecting your cyber data

March 9, 2018
ATLANTA – Ransomware and security attacks are increasing in frequency for small- and medium-sized businesses, Mark Haskelson said, but…
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Happy employees lead to stable, profitable business

March 8, 2018
ATLANTA – Happiness drives our success, Jenn Lim, CEO, co-founder and chief happiness officer of Delivering Happiness, told attendees here at…
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Alcon to increase awareness of digital eyestrain

March 7, 2018
ATLANTA – A study commissioned by Alcon has shown that two of the most common symptoms related to digital eyestrain are headache and dry eye…
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Clinician recommends dual treatment for corneal ulcers

March 7, 2018
ATLANTA – “We may be moving out of the era of single-agent response to corneal ulcers,” Aaron Bronner, OD, said here in a…
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Ask your retinal specialists when to refer diabetic retinopathy

March 6, 2018
ATLANTA – Today’s technology allows optometrists to be proactive when managing and referring patients with diabetic retinopathy, Jay M

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SECO 2019

February 20, 2019 - February 24, 2019

Set yourself up for success at SECO 2019—the premiere educational destination for optometric professionals, hosted in a new city—New Orleans. More than 6,000 optometry professionals from around the globe gather at SECO to access nearly 400 hours of education sessions discussing the latest innovations, discover cutting-edge lab techniques and get information on what matters most to their practices.

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