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How the Eye Works

How the Eye Works

03/18/2018, 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

1A23
Language:
English

The eye is an amazing thing...all of the parts working together, to get light to the retina, and to control light, and to help organize the visual information to the brain, to then 'see' the images. This course will give general knowledge about how the eye works, common ocular conditions and pathologies, and how lenses help bend light to correct errors in refraction.

Speakers

  • Laurie Pierce

    Speaker

    LDO, FNAO, ABOM

    Hillsborough Community College

    Ms. Pierce is an Instructor in the Opticianry program at Hillsborough Community College in Tampa, Florida. Laurie is a graduate of Newbury College's...

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Type of Session

  1. Type of Session Course

Accreditations

  1. A - ABO Yes
  2. C - COPE No
  3. FL-OD - Florida State Board of Optometry No
  4. FL-OP - Florida State Board of Opticianry Yes
  5. FL-T - Florida State Board of Opticianry – Technical No
  6. N - NCLE Yes
  7. NYS-CL-A - New York State Opticians - Contact Lenses - Advanced No
  8. NYS-CL-I - New York State Opticians-Contact Lenses-Intermediate No
  9. NYS-D-A - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Advanced No
  10. NYS-D-B - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Basic Yes
  11. NYS-D-I - New York State Opticians-Dispensing-Intermediate No
  12. O - Orals No
  13. P - AOA Paraoptometric Commission Yes
  14. T - TQ-CEE No
  15. TPA - Therapeutic No

Categories

  1. Track
    Clinical Concepts for Opticians and Technicians
    Dispensing Essentials
    OptiCon - Contact Lens

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