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Applications Open for OneSight Student Clinics 2020

Mason, OH, July 24, 2019 – Optometry students interested in participating in the 2020 OneSight vision clinic can apply online for consideration. Applications will be accepted through December 10. 2019. The global location will be announced in early January with the names of the selected students.  In total, 15 optometry …

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Optometry and Medical Mission Trips

Hannah Cho OD

Dr. Hannah Cho discusses optometry and medical mission trips in this video interview and how and why it is important for optometrists to get involved and give back. If you have ever been on optometry mission trips, or any mission trip for that matter, chances are the experience has etched …

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Preventable Blindness and Global Optometry

Manzil Quadir

Preventable blindness is a serious issue. There are currently over 1 billion people in the world that lack access to proper eye care. That’s an estimated 1 in 7 people. Of those 1 billion people, 285 million have a visual impairment that could potentially lead to blindness, and an astounding …

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Essilor Recognizes Eyecare #DifferenceMakers With New Campaign

ESSILOR RECOGNIZES EYECARE #DIFFERENCEMAKERS WITH NEW CAMPAIGN Visitors to EssilorUSA.com/DifferenceMakers can nominate an eyecare professional to participate in a mission trip in 2019 that further the company’s mission of improving lives by improving sight. DALLAS – October 4, 2018 – This World Sight Day, Essilor of America will recognize those …

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Essilor – More Than Just Ophthalmic Lenses

This is a sponsored post by Essilor of America, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists! 😎 When you hear about Essilor, the first thing that comes to mind is ophthalmic lenses and lens technology. There’s good reason for that. Essilor is the largest ophthalmic lens manufacturer in the …

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