Category Archives: Global vision

Invitation to attend EMCO Second Congress in Marrakesh, Morocco

Please see the letter below from Dr. Younis Doudin, EMCO President… Dear Colleague, After the remarkable success of the first EMCO conference in Beirut two years ago, our second conference (the 2nd EMCO International Congress) will take place in Marrakesh, Morocco, on 21-22 September 2018 at  Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi Marrakesh. On behalf of EMCO, I extend

Our Children’s Vision Founding Partner, Vision for Life is Helping Grow Philanthropic Programs by Donating Ready2Clip™ Glasses to ALL Our Children’s Vision Partners

Ready2Clip™ offers a large range of quality frames and ready-to-mount lenses. The best part – glasses can be prepared and dispensed on the spot. Applying is easy. All you need to do to participate is: Download and complete the expression of interest form Send the form to contact@visionforlifefund.org Vision for Life will be in touch

Report Highlights New Health Concern for Rohingya Refugees: Eye Health & Needed Treatment for Preventable Blindness

Report Highlights New Health Concern for Rohingya Refugees: Eye Health & Needed Treatment for Preventable Blindness Seva Foundation’s situational analysis details eye care needs of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh BERKELEY, Calif. – The Seva Foundation, an international eye health and blindness-prevention organization, recently released a new report to assess the eye care needs of the

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF OPTOMETRY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES THE 2018 JOSEPH T. BARR EARLY CAREER CORNEA AND CONTACT LENS RESEARCH AWARD RECIPIENT

The American Academy of Optometry Foundation is pleased to announce Eugene Appenteng Osae, OD, as this year’s recipient for the Joseph T. Barr Early Career Cornea and Contact Lens Research Award. Dr. Osae is a PhD candidate in physiological optics and a teaching assistant at the University of Houston College of Optometry. He was selected