Category Archives: Leadership

The World Council of Optometry (WCO) announces international optometry award winners to be presented at the 2nd World Congress of Optometry

August 14, 2017, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A. – The World Council of Optometry (WCO) has announced the winners of two prestigious international awards recognising outstanding contributions to optometry. The awards will be presented immediately preceding the 2nd World Congress of Optometry at the WCO Governing Board VIP Dinner which will be held on Sunday, September

Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry Announces Special Recognition Award Recipients

Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry Announces Special Recognition Award Recipients Lifetime Achievement Award Given to Dr. Melvin Shipp ROCKVILLE, MD, June 1, 2017 – The Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry (ASCO) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Special Recognition Awards. ASCO Lifetime Achievement Award Dr. Melvin Shipp, Dean

WCO Awards – Call for Nominations

WCO Members: Thank you for your continued membership and support of the World Council of Optometry. The WCO is currently calling for nominations for the following awards: Distinguished Service Award, International Optometrist Award and The Paul Berman Young Leader Award. Nominations are due by June 30.  To learn more and nominate someone for these awards, please