ASCO, as a Friend of the Health Resources and Services Administration, requested an increase in funding to HRSA due to impending budget cuts. Read the funding request letter and Congressional testimony.
Press Release: Luxottica Steps Forward to Support Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry New Career Video
ASCO’s New Career Video, Be a Doctor of Optometry: Put Your Future in Focus on YouTube
ASCO is Offering 2014 Educational Starter Grants
Read an article in the March 2014 Issue of Ladies Home Journal Featuring ASCO President, Dr. Jennifer Smythe
Listen to an interview with ASCO President. Dr. Jennifer Smythe — I Want To Be An Optometrist
ASCO’s Cultural Competency Case Study Competition Open to Optometry Students and Residents
ASCO Supports Mexico Optometry Legislation
ASCO’s First Optometry Virtual Fair Was a Great Success!
Get to Know Dr. Jennifer Smythe, ASCO President
Six Schools and Colleges of Optometry Receive New Practice Management Education Awards
ASCO, as a member of the Federation of Associations of Schools of the Health Professions, provided input on policy chances and amendments to strengthen the Higher Education Act. Read letter sent to Congress here.
Press Release: New Partnership Endowment Results from Dissolution of the Partnership Foundation for Optometric Education
Press Release: Jennifer Smythe, OD, MS, Elected President of ASCO
John Nishimoto Named as ASCO’s Representative to The Interprofessional Professionalism Collaborative
Press Release: Optometry Named 8th Best Job by the Washington Post
Newspaper Article: Ohio State Optometry Students Staff Free Eye Clinic
ASCO Supports Full Funding of the National Health Care Workforce Commission
Optometry has once again received superior career forecast rankings: