ECOO Newsletter – June 2021

June 2021

The June 2021 ECOO newsletter is now available, featuring an update on our spring meetings, EU policy developments and news from members and partners! Access the issue here.

 

Inside this newsletter:

  • Message from the President
  • ECOO online spring General Assembly meetings
  • New partnership between ECOO and GfK
  • On the EU agenda:
    • Medical Devices Regulation enters into force
    • ECOO submitted response to EU consultation on the revision of the Driving Licence Directive
    • ECOO met with Cabinet of European Commission Vice-President Dubravka Šuica
    • European Health Data Space
  • ECOO Professional Services Committee issued position paper “Myopia in the 21st Century & its management by ECPs”
  • Member updates:
    • Optometrists part of Ireland’s vaccination programme
    • Online OVN congress was a great success!
    • Optometry and Contact Lenses (OCL) – A new German Peer Review Journal launches July 2021
  • Highlights of Helsinki2021
  • Update from the World Council of Optometry
  • Upcoming meetings