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  • The DNA of Ophthalmic Lenses

    September 18, 2019, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Sands Convention Center - 1001-V

    Ophthalmic lenses possess unique properties like specific gravity, tensile strength, safety, ABBE Value, thickness, pitch, just to name a few. And each ophthalm...

    • Language: English

  • Innovations in Lens and Frame Technology

    September 18, 2019, 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM, Sands Convention Center - 1003-V

    We have entered a new era of lens and frame technology. Ophthalmic technology that was once thought to be impossible is now not only possible but a reality. Thi...

    • Language: English

  • Tips for Toddlers - Best Practices for Pediatric Dispensing

    September 18, 2019, 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM, Sands Convention Center - 907-V

    Fitting eyewear to our little patients requires additional patience. These tiny consumers come with a parent or guardian so unique relationships must take place...

    • Language: English

  • Dispensing Fundamentals for Newer Opticians

    September 18, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - 901-V

    Ophthalmic optics is both a science and an art. Opticians must be able to properly fit, measure, and understand how different lenses will perform. This fun cour...

    • Language: English

  • Blue Light - The Human Factor

    September 18, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - 1001-V

    Our ophthalmic world has been paying closer attention to blue light lately. Whether artificial or from the sun, Blue Violet light rays known as High Energy Visi...

    • Language: English

  • Digital Eyestrain - What Every Optician and Technician Needs to Know

    September 19, 2019, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, Sands Convention Center - 503-V

    This course will provide you with the knowledge and understanding of the adverse effects of Digital Eye Strain. You will gain a better understanding of the comm...

    • Language: English

  • Frame Dispensing of the Future

    September 19, 2019, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM, Sands Convention Center - 1005-V

    This course will showcase the current trends and technologies in frame styling. You'll learn how these technologies provide consumers with more options when cho...

    • Language: English

  • ANSI Z80.1-2015 - What's New

    September 19, 2019, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM, Sands Convention Center - 705-V

    This course is designed to inform dispensing opticians and laboratory personnel of the latest changes to the ANSI Z80.1 Prescription Lens Standard

    • Language: English

  • Commoditization of Eyewear: Lens Designs That Cannot Be a Commodity

    September 19, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - 1001-V

    In today's competitive marketplace, certain lens designs stand above all others. These lens designs cannot be commoditized. This course goes deep into lens desi...

    • Language: English

  • Eye Diseases Opticians and Technicians Should Know About

    September 19, 2019, 2:45 PM - 4:45 PM, Sands Convention Center - 304-S

    Technicians and opticians often encounter patients' questions about a variety of ocular conditions. It's in the best interest of quality of patient care that te...

    • Language: English

  • Spectacle Lens Update: Everything You Need to Know

    September 19, 2019, 2:45 PM - 4:45 PM, Sands Convention Center - 1001-V

    This seminar is designed to give participants the tools needed for dispensing todays premium lens products. At the conclusion of the seminar, each participant w...

    • Language: English

  • Matching Lens Technology to Patient Needs

    September 19, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - 304-S

    This session is a follow up to the spectacle lens update course. Once you understand what's available in today's lens technologies, the next step is knowing whe...

    • Language: English

  • Implementing a Blue Light Practice

    September 19, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - 202-S

    Many segments of the medical community have known for several years that exposure to blue light is a contributing factor to the development of Macular Degenerat...

    • Language: English

  • 20/20 Vision - A Sacred Cow?

    September 20, 2019, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, Sands Convention Center - 707-V

    Gain a basic understanding of Peripheral Vision, Color Vision, and other aspects of vision that can't be measured by a traditional acuity chart.

    • Language: English

  • Game-changing Vision Solutions for Stroke, Tumor and Head Trauma Patients

    September 20, 2019, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM, Sands Convention Center - 901-V

    Gain an understanding of visual field loss from homonymous hemianopia(HH), a traumatic condition that affects 1 in 3 stroke patients. You'll learn what it's lik...

    • Language: English

  • Principles of Refraction for Opticians and Technicians

    September 20, 2019, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM, Sands Convention Center - 503-V

    This course brings together the theories of refraction and how the refracting procedures tie in with the patients Rx. We will begin with a brief overview of th...

    • Language: English

  • Diagnostic Testing, What Opticians and Technicians Need to Know to Get the Best Results

    September 20, 2019, 2:45 PM - 4:45 PM, Sands Convention Center - 606-V

    This two-hour course will cover anterior and posterior segment OCT, visual field testing, fundus photography, and color, stereo, and Amsler testing, and common ...

    • Language: English

  • Unequal Refractive Errors

    September 20, 2019, 2:45 PM - 4:45 PM, Sands Convention Center - 707-V

    Patients want to know what their glasses will look like and we spend time discussing that with them. But…how will they see with their glasses? That's an even ...

    • Language: English

  • Troubleshooting Optical Problems

    September 20, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - 503-V

    There is nothing more frustrating (and expensive!) than when a patient is scheduled to see the doctor for a recheck when the problem was in the eyeglasses needi...

    • Language: English

  • The Invisible Truth About UV and the Visible Impact on the Eyes

    September 20, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - 907-V

    UV light is the most harmful challenge to long term eye health. It is always around and invisible, but the harmful effects are cumulating over time. Many lenses...

    • Language: English

  • Don't Think it Cancels - Yoked Prism Matters

    September 20, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - 807-V

    Describe the clinical uses of yoked prism to improve posture and gait, explain the importance of making the glasses as the doctor prescribes.

    • Language: English

  • Myopia Control Lenses

    September 21, 2019, 7:15 AM - 8:15 AM, Sands Convention Center - 807-V

    Myopia has increased over 17% over the past 40 years in the US and has almost doubled in Asian countries. The cause of myopia is not well known, but there are s...

    • Language: English

  • Advanced Prism

    September 21, 2019, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM, Sands Convention Center - 703-V

    This course will present information including splitting prism, compounding prism, prism notation, resultant prism, and resolving prism. An understanding of ba...

    • Language: English

  • Pupil Testing Abnormalities and Their Health Significance

    September 21, 2019, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM, Sands Convention Center - 901-V

    A complete ophthalmic examination requires evaluation of both the anterior and posterior segments. Thorough examination of the posterior segment requires pharm...

    • Language: English

  • Case Study in Avoiding Dispensing Mistakes - How to Dispense Perfect Eyewear

    September 21, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Sands Convention Center - 606-V

    As an Opticians we strive to deliver the perfect eyewear. While we all unequivocally have the expertise, intention and desire to deliver the perfect pair. Ofte...

    • Language: English

  • Prentice's Rule and Finding the Power of a Lens in Any Meridian

    September 21, 2019, 1:45 PM - 3:45 PM, Sands Convention Center - 807-V

    This course will go beyond the basic information on Prism. This course will include unwanted prism, prism by decentration, Prentice's Rule, prism imbalance and ...

    • Language: English

  • Clinical Ocular Concepts for Opticians and Technicians

    September 21, 2019, 1:45 PM - 3:45 PM, Sands Convention Center - 901-V

    This course is an overview of ocular anatomy, ophthalmic terminology, and clinical scenarios where understanding of these concepts allows for proper triage and ...

    • Language: English

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