International Schools of Optometry

There are many schools of optometry in the world. Listed are some of the International Schools of Optometry Australia Queensland University of Technology, School of Optometry - Brisbane | 61 7 3864 2000 |  University of Melbourne, Australia - Melbourne | 03 9349 7400 University of New South Wales, School of Optometry - Sydney | … [Read more...]

Preparing for the Optical Trade Show

How many times have you been to a Trade Show and not been prepared? No business cards? Hotel room 20 miles away? It happens, but below is some Helpful Hints on preparing for a Trade Show. Pre-Plan Pre-register- Registering in advance saves you money. It will also insure you get the classes you want. Many trade shows offer bungled … [Read more...]

Top 13 Reasons to Attend Optical State Trade Shows

Opto- West is coming up, I am very excited to be attending this show. It will be held at the Hyatt Grand Champion Resort in Indian Wells, CA, April 2-5th.  (www.optowest.com). It is always nice that an State trade show is located in a wonderful location. I've been to the Resort- it's great, the rooms are large, the staff nice and their is a ton of … [Read more...]

Optical Education and Trade Shows

Online CE Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry (COPE) AEA Cruises - Cruise seminars for optometrists Berkeley Optometry CE4Optometry Contact Lens Spectrum (OD's and Opticians_ EyeCEonline Find That CE FindCE.com - The Online Continuing Education Resource Indiana University- online CE Local EyeSite the premier … [Read more...]

Optical Glossary

20/20 -the expression for normal eyesight (or 6/6 in countries where metric measurements are used). This notation is expressed as a fraction. The numerator (1st number) refers to the distance you were from the test chart, which is usually 20 feet (6 meters). The denominator (2nd number) denotes the distance at which a person with normal eyesight … [Read more...]