NEW PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
New Auto Lens Meter from Mainline Opt. Connections does so much more.
Mainline Optical Connections have launched their NEW MLM6500 Auto Lensmeter which has endless amazing features. Special promotion.
New UV and HDA tecnology from Okia.
“UV Designspiration” is the name of the revolutionary collection resulting from OKIA’s latest developments in high definition eyewear.
New Komono Geometry Collection.
The popular Clovis style from Komono Opticals gains a geometric family this season.
Now you can measure acuties on an iPhone!
The Kay iSight Test Professional app has been available for nearly one year for the download on ipads. A recent update now also allows for the app to be used on iphones.
New York a new collection fom OKO by OKO
This New York (NY) collection is aptly named as it finds its inspiration from cosmopolitan and multicultural trends and movements just like this city which is often described as " the capital of the world."
Suppliers guide and optical directory
Patient Safety Conference announced for 2017 to rectify "blind spots" in NHS providers.
See how new technology can improve patient safety, learn techniques for developing a safety culture and understand how to develop a patient centred approach to safety.
Louis Stone assists in Students fundraising and practical help on two continents.
A group from Cardiff University recently took on a charity project in Malawi to help test the eyes of the population in need.
Grafton publish new catalogue to coincide with great deals available.
A newly updated and comprehensive optical equipment catalogue has recently been published by Grafton Optical.
World Diabetes Day: Imcyse continues patient enrolment in its Phase 1b trial in type 1 diabetes.
Imcyse, is a biotechnology company developing active specific therapies for the treatment of severe chronic diseases, today announces that it began recruiting patients into its multicenter Phase 1b clinical trial in insulin-dependent (type 1) diabetes in September.
AOP calls on Optics to support "Don't Swerve a Sight Test campaign"
The Association of Optometrists (AOP) is calling for a change in the law that would see all drivers required to prove that their vision meets the legal standard every ten years.
Hope In Sight for 600,000 AMD Sufferers.
New research reveals dietary supplements can lead to vision improvement for sufferers of the most common cause of sight loss. (Ophthalmology page, and Clinical Briefing)
AAO announce career development awardee.
The American Academy of Optometry is pleased to announce Stacey S. Choi, PhD, as the 2018 Academy Career Development Award recipient.
London Optometrist liked Spectralis so much he purchased TWO.
Hammersmith optometrist Nilesh Soneji liked the SPECTRALIS OCT so much that he bought it twice: one for his Boots franchise and then again when he set up his own independent practice, Blink Optics, in nearby East Sheen.
BCLAs Visionairies Conference to major on Dry Eye.
The debate over how best to manage dry eye disease within the community starts at BCLA’s Visionaries 2017
PHN announces new partnership promotion deal with World Congress organisers
The joint relationship continues to bring PHN's Opchat News to the forefront of the World Optical Community assisting us in providing a marketing platform now read globally.
Optrafair announce 40th anniversary new show exhibitors.
The organisers say they will be marking the occasion with a very special show.
100% Optical publish 11th Insider News and open registration.
What you should keep an eye on at 100% Optical, that's the theme of the latest Optical Insider.
GOC announces new appointments to its statutory advisory committees.
The General Optical Council (GOC) has today appointed ten new lay members to four of its statutory advisory committees. Registration, Education, Investigation and Standards Committees.
GOC erases Southall-based optometrist from its register.
The General Optical Council (GOC), the UK regulator for optometrists and dispensing opticians, has decided to erase an optometrist based in Southall, Middlesex from its register. He will now be unable to practise in the UK.
Scottish Conference Dry Eye Skills workshop, Grafton to provide 3 CET points.
Grafton Optical to participate in the CET Dry Eye Skills Workshop taking place at the Scottish Optical Conference on 26 November. The workshop will be led by BCLA Dry Eye Practitioner of the Year 2017, Nick Dash.
Dr. Phil Hammond, comedian and health campaigner booked for AOP awards.
The Association of Optometrists (AOP) has announced that Dr Phil Hammond will host the AOP Awards 2018.
Grafton announces attendance at Epidemics in Eye Care CET Road Show.
The Epidemics in Eye Care CET Roadshow is being led by the BCLA Dry Eye Practitioner of the Year 2017, Nick Dash.
AAO makes donation in honour of Brien Holden 2017 awardee.
The American Academy of Optometry is pleased to announce a $5,000 donation has been made to VOSH/International in honor of C. Ellis Potter, OD, FAAO, the 2017 inaugural recipient of the Brien Holden Humanitarian Award.
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