The 23rd of March is marked as World Optometry Day and the following week is World Optometry Week. World Optometry Day is generally celebrated to create awareness about optometry as a profession. How are you celebrating World Optometry Day 2018? Let us know what you are doing to celebrate and we will share your news in
Check out the latest issue of the WCO E-News now – including the 2nd World Congress of Optometry wrap-up, the WCO’s 90-year anniversary video, World Sight Day photos, and more!
VOSH/International Officers Installation, Awards, Global Presentations Highlight VOSH Annual Meeting in Chicago
VOSH/International Officers Installation, Awards, Global Presentations Hightlight VOSH Annual Meeting in Chicago VOSH/International, an international non-profit committed to providing eyecare to those in need with its 82 chapters world-wide, highlighted the Annual VOSH meeting held this year in Chicago with installation of its new officers and giving its two top awards. Attendees and presenters came
WCO President WSD Press Release 10-11-17
Rotary helps prevent eye disease in partnership with the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness
About 80 percent of the world’s 285 million visually impaired people have treatable eye diseases, according to the World Health Organization. Rotary and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) aim to promote eye health to underserved communities.
Helping to Make Children’s Vision Count Optometry Giving Sight is once again inviting all those who value good vision to support its major fundraising campaign for the year, the World Sight Day Challenge. The Challenge will run throughout October – with World Sight Day being celebrated on Thursday October 12th.
Signatories hope that the School will commence in October (Denver, CO: July 18th 2017). A Memorandum of Agreement has been signed to establish the first ever School of Optometry in Haiti. The School is a collaboration between l’Universite d’Etat d’Haiti (UEH), Brien Holden Vision Institute, Optometry Giving Sight, VOSH International and Charity Vision with support
If you are attending the Council of Members meetings in Kathmandu, it’s time to start thinking about your travel arrangements.