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Visionbridge and BigBlindWalk publish their bi-annual Report 2019 entitled “Eye Research – an equal partner”
The report features contributions from leading academic researchers, clinicians and technology providers from the UK and abroad.
Webinar to give BCLA members online access to expert views
An exclusive webinar will give BCLA members across the world the chance to discover different perspectives on the diagnosis and management of dry eye disease, from the comfort of their own sofa.
KOMONO x Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp capsule
KOMONO is proud to introduce its collaboration with the fashion department of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp.
Improve your people skills with those with challenges: Find out about Heritage to Health Training Days
If you really care about treating people equally in Primary Care you need to understand how “heritage to health” can assist.
ABDO issues new range of Patient Leaflets
The Association of British Dispensing Opticians (ABDO) has issued a new range of leaflets for practitioners to offer to patients.
Join the family at BCLA says Bench
Become part of the family’ – new BCLA President opens arms to a new generation of eye care experts
IACLE makes its mark at BCLA 2019 to celebrate 40th year
The International Association of Contact Lens Educators celebrated 40 years of ‘Exceptional Education. Exponential Impact’ at the British Contact Lens Association Clinical Conference in Manchester
OKIA goes greener with dedicated website and materials
OKIA - the Hong Kong-based eyewear company recognized worldwide for its patented HDA® Technology – keeps up its effort to build a more sustainable future of the eyewear industry.
ACLM Contact Lens Year book available now
The 2019 edition of the product manual of the Association of Contact Lens Manufacturers has now been published. It lists technical details for all the contact lenses, solutions and materials produced by ACLM member companies,
Mondottica Int. announces senior management changes
Mondottica’s Founder and CEO Michael Jardine is pleased to announce the following management changes. The purpose of the appointments is to strengthen the senior managemen
NHS commissioners continue to ignore cataract surgery evidence says FODO
The British Medical Journal (BMJ) reported this week that NHS commissioners in England have continued to ignore the NICE evidence-based guideline on cataract surgery.
GOC welcomes ASA ruling on illegal sales
The General Optical Council (GOC) has today welcomed the Advertising Standards Authority’s (ASA) ruling that iSpyEyes should remove adverts incorrectly implying that they could legally supply zero-powered (cosmetic) contacts lenses to the UK without the involvement of a registered optician.
ABDO issues a paper on Myopia
The Association of British Dispensing Opticians (ABDO)’s National Clinical Committee (NCC) has issued a paper for members...
ABDO College Decathlon for VCHP
ABDO College students and staff came together last week for a fun and energetic Decathlon, which has raised £2,846 for Vision Care for Homeless People, enough to fund a clinic for 5 months.
Heidelberg announces Grand Rounds education series
The Heidelberg Engineering Academy has launched Grand Rounds, a new series of educational events, which will spotlight the role of multi-modal ophthalmic imaging hospitals nationwide.
Sight and Sound Sponsor 12 CET Interactive Day on raising Awareness of Sight Loss
Gain an insight into the sight loss journey from the patient perspective to empower and support patients with sight loss.
BBC Radio 2 appeal about to profile VCHP
Comic, poet and musician, John Hegley, has given voice to Vision Care for Homeless People with a Radio 4 appeal to be broadcast on 16 June.
Dealing with sight loss and employment
What do you do if one of your employees is losing their sight? Lose them and all the skills, knowledge, experience and relationships they have built up?
Finalists unveiled for 2019 BCLA conference for this weekend
The shortlist has been announced for the 2019 BCLA Awards, with the nation’s leading eye care practitioners vying for some of the profession’s most coveted crowns.
IACLE moves to regular updates of its flagship course with ICLC 2020
The International Association of Contact Lens Educators has announced today that it will introduce rolling updates to its flagship educational resource, the New IACLE Contact Lens Course, from 2020.
Synergy between No7 and SwissLens
No7 and SwissLens have a product portfolio and a market presence that complement each other in a significant manner.
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