Experience the energizing synergy of Independence and Collaboration in these video presentations as eyecare pros note their experiences, the eyecare products they trust and the array of independent eyewear and sunwear collections. Witness the people, the products and the service that combine in eyecare initiatives that truly count. These are animated stories of what it takes to be proud of one’s place in an optical arena where healthcare service and a focus on style with quality can set you on a journey reaching your goals supported by trusted alliances.
WEDNEsday, August 23 | 8:00 PM ET
Guiding Families Through the Complex Conversation of Myopia
With the explosion of myopia in pediatric populations, communicating and convincing parents of the importance of early intervention is crucial. Jason Jedlicka, OD, Jamie Kuzniar, OD, and Jacqueline Theis, OD will discuss the most relevant and important points that parents need to understand to make the best decision for their most important asset: their child. The panel will run through example cases and a live question and answer session, showing their approach to navigating this difficult conversation with families.
Sunday, Aug 13 | 11:00 AM ET
Co-Managing Ocular Surgeries: Blueprint For Success
Each PECAA education event provides impactful instruction on a targeted area relevant to contemporary eye care practice. The August 13th event will highlight top tips for all ODs who co-manage ocular surgeries. These lectures will take a deep dive on pre- and post-operative patient care, and provide updated information on new technology being used in ocular surgeries today. This event will elaborate on various findings and how being prepared with this blueprint for success can elevate clinical decision making. Co-Managing Ocular Surgeries: Blueprint For Success is open to all optometrists nationwide, including PECAA Max members, HEA Advantage members and non-members. We look forward to welcoming you to this event.
Tues, Aug 22 | 12:00 PM ET
Wed, Aug 23 | 6:00 PM ET
Acing the ABO
“Acing the ABO,” a free, live ABO exam prep course presented by nationally acclaimed instructor, Andrew Bruce, LDO, ABOM, NCLEC. The popular ABO prep course will be offered on two separate dates, and UUniversity learners can take the course at no cost. Acing the ABO Exam Prep Series will be taught over 9 weeks covering topics relevant to the ABO exam.