We hear from Peter Gumpelmayer and Paul Folkesson on their thoughts on ECOO, how the profession is moving forward, and where the main challenges and opportunities lie in the next couple of years.
This 13th October marks World Sight Day, which galvanizes the eye health community to draw attention on a global level about blindness and vision impairment.
The ECOO Blue Book is a valuable aggregation of information relating to the professions of Optometry and Optics in countries across Europe.
The European Diploma in Optometry was developed to ensure a uniformly high standard of education and practice across the EU, with a view to support the free movement of optometrists in Europe. Interested universities and schools can benchmark their programme against the Diploma, with a number of institutions having successfully gained full accreditation.
In this video, we hear about the objectives of the European Diploma, the value it brings to students and universities across Europe, and future ambitions.