Admitting 60 students in its first class in 2016, the University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Optometry becomes the 22nd optometry school in the US.
The Ocular Nutrition Society (ONS) has announced the schedule for its education symposium, to be held Sunday, March 30, 2014, at the Jacob Javits Conference Center in New York City, in conjunction with Vision Expo East.
Essilor International announced it has entered into a binding agreement to acquire all of the outstanding common stock of Coastal Contacts (Coastal.com).
The probability of blindness due to the serious eye disease glaucoma has decreased by nearly half since 1980, according to a study recently published in Ophthalmology.
The Association of School and Colleges of Optometry is accepting applications from optometry students from accredited optometry schools and colleges in the United States and Puerto Rico and optometry residents for its Cultural Competency Case Study Competition for Students and Residents.