2017 Solar Eclipse – Safe Viewing Tips from WCO member, the American Optometric Association ARE YOU READY FOR THE SOLAR ECLIPSE ACROSS AMERICA? On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of the United States will have a solar eclipse. The moon will cover at least part of the sun for 2 to 3 hours. Halfway through,
We invite you to complete the Report on Vision Survey from the World Health Organization (WHO). Deadline: July 21, 2017 For more information, click here.
IAPB’s Council of Members meetings (15-18 Sep 2017) present many unique sponsorship opportunities for interested organisations. This includes space to present and showcase work to over 250 delegates from the eye health sector. In particular, if your organisation works within the South East Asia region, this will be a fantastic chance to connect with others who
Our Children’s Vision will be hosting a FREE vision event in collaboration with Major League Baseball Players Trust, KaBOOM and Room2Bloom. The event will take place in Opa-Locka, Miami on 8 July, as part of a playground build for the community. Our Children’s Vision has brought together Brien Holden Vision Institute, VSP Global Eyes of
Today the WCO and the International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) warned members about OMICS Publishing Group and the ongoing confusion surrounding so-called email invitations for “predatory” optometry conferences. Joint Statement from WCO and ICO (2)
This is the second and final mailer to mark Africa Day, showcasing the work and impact of IAPB members in the region. The theme for Africa Day 2017 is “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend Through Investments in Youth” (as Dr André mentions in his blog post below), and the posts today explore themes such as developing