ASCO Journal, Optometric Education, Special Theme Issue submission deadline extended

ASCO is rolling out a new program: “Inspiring Future ODs

Press Release: ASCO Announces Special Recognition Award Recipients

Getting to Know Dr. David Heath, ASCO President

Press Release: David A. Heath, OD, EdM Elected President of ASCO

Press Release: ASCO Board of Directors Appoints Dawn Mancuso, FASAE, CAE as Executive Director

Follow up: ASCO Positively Affects the State of Optometry in Mexico

ASCO supports the CDC’s Spring Break Contact Lens Health Tips campaign

Members of the Federation of Associations of Schools of the Health Professions, including ASCO, welcomes the 114th Congress

Press Release: ASCO’s Partnership Endowment Awards Inaugural Grants

ASCO is one of many organizations asking Congress to avert a “primary care cliff.” Read letter here.

The Outcomes Assessment Resource Guide for Schools and Colleges of Optometry has been updated.

Press Release: Study Finds Eye Care Workforce is Adequate to Meet Projected Demand

Press Release: The Allergan Foundation Awards Focus Grant to Support the ASCO’s Career Video

Press Release: ASCO Launches Optometry Resident Directory

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

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  (follow up)

ASCO’s First Optometry Virtual Fair Was a Great Success!

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

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: