ECOO Newsletter Volume 8 / Issue 1 / March 2013

March 2013

ECOO Newsletter Volume 8/ Issue 1 / March 2013 (pdf)

Inside this Newsletter

  • Message from the President
  • Regulatory Updates
    • Fluorescein discussed by EU Expert Group in February
    • ECHA published report on Cadmium in Spectacle Frames
    • Cross-border medical prescriptions
  • European Forum Against Blindness continues its activities in 2013
  • Driving with low vision to be presented at 23rd World Congress of the International Traffic Medicine Association
  • ECOO members consulted on the Guidelines for Optometric and Optical Services in Europe
  • Country News
    • Government open to optometry in France
    • International Symposium on Educational and Commercial Development in Vision, Istanbul – Turkey
    • Great success of the 5th National Congress of Ocular Optics in Portugal
  • ECOO calls for applications to join the Accreditation Panel of the European Diploma in Optometry
  • Update from the European Academy of Optometry and Optics
    • Register now – General Assembly in Malaga 18-21 April 2013
    • Malaga 2013 accompanying person programme
    • Join the Academy on LinkedIn
    • Academy Fellows 2013
  • Save the date – General Assembly in Sofia (Bulgaria) 18-20 October 2013