Sunday Seminars CE Myopia

Myopia: Not Just Another Refractive Error September 21, 2014

The prevalence of myopia is expected to rise in the next three decades. Advances in research and an enhanced understanding of the evolution and genesis of myopia has provided the optometric practitioner with a variety of options to correct a refractive error that affects an estimated 24% of the US population. This program provides up-to-date information on this important refractive error and offers insight into the contemporary approaches to treatment and management.

Featured Lectures:

  • Evidence-based Clinical Management of Myopia:
    Fuensanta Vera-Diaz, OD, ‘10 PhD, Assistant Professor of Optometry, New England College of Optometry
  • Ortho-K: Is It OK?:
    Andrew McLeod, OD ‘06, Director, Contact Lens Program, Assistant Professor of Optometry, New England College of Optometry
  • A Contemporary Look at Surgical Correction for Myopia:
    Kristen Brown, OD, Clinic Director, TLC Laser Center