Donna Ison is the Senior Editor of Eyes on Eyecare. Formerly, she served as editor-in-chief of MD-Update magazine, managing editor of skirt! Magazine Lexington, and a content/copy editor with BobVila.com. She is performance poet, playwright, and the author of two novels, with a third on the way.
The Ultimate Guide to Vision Expo
Review tips and tricks to prepare for future Vision Expos and a breakdown of the upcoming events at Vision Expo East 2023.
The Ultimate Guide to Recruiting Optometrists
With open positions on par with optometrists seeking employment, it is harder than ever to find the perfect OD for your practice. This comprehensive guide will walk you through every step on the path to hiring success.
Why "Optics for the New Millennium" Is a Must-Have Resource for Ophthalmology Residents
Pick up a copy of Optics for the New Millennium, a textbook that breaks down the far-reaching subject of optics into digestible bites for residents, trainees, and practicing ophthalmologists.
Write the Perfect Ophthalmology Residency Personal Statement with Free Checklist
A powerful personal statement presents a preview of who you are, what you have to offer, and proves exactly why a program should want you. Follow these steps to write an awesome autobiographical sketch and excellent essays.
Apps Improve Eyecare by Addressing Digital Eye Strain & Uveitis Diagnosis
Read about the newest in cutting-edge technology from Dr. Robin Kuriakose, who developed the eyecare apps SightKick and uveitisOnCall.
Expanding Virtual Collaboration with the Digital Ophthalmic Society
Learn how the DOS is leveraging digital technologies to gather and share information among physicians, scientists, engineers, industry professionals, and others, with the ultimate goal of improving patient outcomes.
Best Optometry Websites of 2022
A list of helpful optometry websites for new optometry graduates encompassing practice building, clinical knowledge, contact lens fitting, prescribing, and obtaining samples.
Innovations in Binocular Vision Disorder Testing and Treatments: Interview with Denise Drace-Brownell, JD, MPH, and Jeffrey Cooper, MS, OD, FAAO
The impact of BV disorder on individuals can be devastating—ranging from severe learning difficulties to decreased function leading to job loss to deficiency in everyday activities. However, education, broader testing, and innovations in treatment offer hope.
The 2021 Optometrist Report
In this report, see what 685 optometrists had to say about the state (and future!) of optometry in 2021.
Creating a Culture Dedicated to Making a Difference
In this talk from Eyes on Career Fair 2021, Director of Student Relations Dr. Bill Werner discusses National Vision’s mission to create a world absent of correctable vision loss and offer an ideal culture for optometrists and staff.
The Optometry Practice Guide to Hiring, Retaining Staff, and Building Culture
Avoid unwanted expense and exasperation at your optometry practice by following this comprehensive guide to finding and keeping top optometry talent.