2020 is the year of vision. Twenty years ago,
VISION 2020: The Right to Sight
was launched. This initiative focused on achieving “A world in which nobody is needlessly visually impaired, where those with unavoidable vision loss can achieve their full potential.” Throughout this year we will be reflecting on what has been achieved and what is next for eye health and vision care.
In this issue President Twelker shares his views on the importance of maintaining quality and standards in the optometric services patients should receive, send our support to Puerto Rico, news on available funding for our chapters, an overview of key dates of the international eye calendar, and much more. Please share the newsletter with the members of your chapter and fellow colleagues and send us your news.