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  1. College of Optometrists welcomes nearly 400 visitors through its doors as part of Open House London

    21 September 2016

    The public, members and fellows had the opportunity to look around the College’s historic headquarters in the West End of London.

  2. College of Optometrists launches amazing eye facts video to mark National Eye Health Week

    20 September 2016

    The video lists fascinating eye facts to explain the importance of the eye and encourage consumers to ensure they have regular sight tests.

  3. Fourth successful Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize event delivered with highest attendance yet

    19 September 2016

    Over 210 people attended Optometry Tomorrow Bitesize which featured some of the best received sessions from Optometry Tomorrow 2016

  4. MECS Part 2 Practical Assessment results - available here

    7 September 2016

    The results of the MECS Part 2 Practical Assessment (August 2016) are available to members who took the Assessment.

  5. Optometry Tomorrow 2017 tickets on sale now

    7 September 2016

    Tickets for Optometry Tomorrow 2017 are now on sale, with a 50% saving available for College of Optometrists members for a limited period.

  6. Research demonstrates success of community eye care schemes

    5 September 2016

    Optometric enhanced eye care services demonstrate clinical effectiveness and are well received by patients and other stakeholders

  7. The effect of coloured overlays and lenses on reading

    2 September 2016

    The College of Optometrists’ research journal, Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, has published a systematic review about the effect of coloured overlays and lenses on reading, by Professor Brendan Barrett at Bradford University and colleagues.

  8. Results published of first ever study comparing spectacles bought online with those bought in optometry practices

    24 August 2016

    College of Optometrists funded study comparing over 300 pairs of spectacles.

  9. College of Optometrists maintains fees for seventh year while providing an increased range of benefits

    23 August 2016

    More than 15,000 members of the College of Optometrists will benefit from a fee freeze for a seventh consecutive year.

  10. Parkinson's potentially detected by a sight test: College responds

    18 August 2016

    The College's Clinical Adviser responds to recent developments in research showing that Parkinson's can potentially be picked up by a sight test.

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