Connect with us

Press Releases

Join Us on Twitter and Online for the Prevent Blindness Focus on Eye Health National Summit




Next Wednesday, July 18 at 8:30 a.m. (ET), Prevent Blindness invites you to join us for the 2018 Focus on Eye Health National Summit on Twitter at: #eyesummit                                                                                                                       

If you can’t attend in person, please sign up for our free webcast at:

Can’t Attend the Focus On Eye Health National Summit in Person? Join Our Live Webcast

July 18, 2018, from 8:30am – 3:30pm, ET

Morning Keynote Presentation
Deep Learning for Retinal Imaging
Lily Peng, Google AI Healthcare

Additional Panels and Presentations
  • Improving Access through Telemedicine
  • Innovative Screening Models and Their Impact on Global Eye Health
  • Promising Practices Emerging from NEI Partnerships
  • Presentation of 50th Anniversary Recognition Award to the National Eye Institute
  • Advancing Eye Health in Native American Communities – Opportunities and Challenges
  • Vision’s Impact on Learning in Children???
  • Vision and Eye Health Surveillance System???
  • 2018 Jenny Pomeroy Award for Excellence in Vision and Public Health

If you’d like to join us in person at the National Press Club, click here to register for the live event.


For details about the event and agenda, visit

Follow the event on Twitter at #eyesummit.

Please contact Nita Patel Sinha,, for questions about registration and sponsorship.




The Best Overall Progressive Lens, Now Powered by AI

Engineered with Behavioral Artificial Intelligence and utilizing new XR-motion™ technology, Varilux XR series goes beyond prescription and eye physiology to consider the patient’s visual behavior and design a progressive lens that respects how
their eyes naturally move.

Varilux XR series comes in two versions, Varilux® XR design and Varilux® XR track. The Varilux XR track lens provides an additional level of personalization by incorporating the exclusive Near Vision Behavior Measurement, providing up to 25% more near vision width3 according to the patient’s need, so patients get the highest level of customization.

Discover Varilux XR series and enjoy instantly sharp vision in motion4 and seamless transitions from near to far.

For more information, visit here.

Promoted Headlines





Get the most important news and business ideas for eyecare professionals every weekday from INVISION.



Most Popular