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VOSH International: OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN VOSH/INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEES

This is your opportunity to support a prestigious international organization! VOSH/International is seeking new volunteers for our Committees. With 85 global chapters confronting the global eye care challenge, VOSH is one of the largest optometry and lay volunteer humanitarian nonprofits in the world. VOSH seeks to facilitate the provision and sustainability of vision care worldwide for

Are you a student from outside North America and planning to attend the 3rd World Congress of Optometry? Apply for a World Optometry Foundation (WOF) Student Travel Fellowship.

Accepting Applications from March 15 – July 31, 2019. The WOF is pleased to announce the first WOF Student Travel Fellowships for optometry students from outside North America to attend the 3rd World Congress of Optometry. The WOF Student Travel Fellowship Program was created to encourage students to further educate themselves about optometry around the

WCO Legislation, Registration & Standards Committee Chair Outlines Advocacy Program Capstone

Our Children’s Vision Trinidad and Tobago (OCVTT) Background The Government of Trinidad and Tobago implemented a screening program for eyes and ears for children in school. Children who failed the screening were then referred to optometrists for further testing. In the past, the program had been slow and ineffective in providing spectacles for impoverished children.