CLSA Members:

We are pleased and excited to announce our plans for educational offerings and meetings in 2018!

May and June - Live one hour Webinars

August 3-4 – Daytona Beach, FL - CLSA collaborates with Professional Opticians of Florida to bring 2 days of contact lens education. Join us for Friday hands-on basic workshops, Saturday didactic courses, and fun networking on one of the world’s most famous beaches! 

August - Contact Lens Health Week Save the date! August 20-24, 2018, marks the 5 th annual Contact Lens Health Week organized by the CDC to encourage contact lens wearers to adopt healthy habits that can reduce their chances of getting an eye infection. CLSA is collaborating with IJCAHPO on hosting a webinar to promote contact lens health patient education. Join us on August 21, Tuesday evening at 7:30 p.m. Central time for the hour-long live session with our special guest speaker. 

October 12-13 Buffalo, NY - Annual Meeting - It's a CLSA reunion as CLSA returns with its Annual Continuing Education Meeting! We are excited to be bringing CLSA education to Buffalo in a 2-day contact lens event on the hottest topics in the contact lens arena. Basic and advanced education to be offered along with CLSA networking and a new town hall meeting to reach out to our membership like never before. Please plan to join us for this exciting event!
October 27 Chicago, IL - Contact Lens Symposium - A one-day Contact Lens Symposium at the Annual IJCAHPO ACE meeting in Chicago. We plan to provide 2 educational sessions - the morning session to bring hands-on basic workshops and didactic instruction, followed by an afternoon didactic session on more advanced topics such as scleral & hybrid lenses.

October 1-31 - Contact Lens Safety Month CLSA and IJCAHPO will join efforts in October to promote Contact Lens Safety month. On Tuesday evenings, a series of webinars will be co-hosted with IJCAHPO and feature speakers on contact lenses safety, public awareness, and healthy contact lens wear and care. Approximately 46 million U.S. residents wear contact lenses, and contact lens safety of wearing costume contact lenses purchased without a prescription will be a special focus for Halloween.

We will be providing more information about the specific topics and the program for the events along with location details in the very near future.

We look forward to having you participate in CLSA’s Contact Lens Education in 2018! 
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