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2010 News Releases

Free Vision Screening Program Coming to Chicago, Miami, and San Antonio 12/23/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Responds to Genentech Rebate Program for Lucentis Use 12/23/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Joins Forces with Cloud Nine Development, LLC on the Eye Handbook iPhone Application 12/14/2010
Haitian M.D.s’ Struggle to Restore Eye Care Aided by American Academy of Ophthalmology Donations and Task Force Volunteers 12/13/2010
Omega-3s in Fish & AMD; Retinal Cells & Glaucoma Detection 12/01/2010
Glaucoma Patients Are Prone to Other Serious Illnesses 11/01/2010
AAO Statement on "Poppers" & Potential Retinal Damage 10/25/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Joint Meeting Marked by Academy Firsts and Strong Turnout 10/21/2010
Statement on the LASIK Quality of Life Collaboration Project 10/19/2010
Can’t Read the Fine Print? New Vision Options for Baby Boomers 10/19/2010
Cataract Surgery Saves Lives, Dollars by Reducing Auto Crashes 10/19/2010
Some Retinitis Pigmentosa Patients May Benefit from Beta Carotene 10/18/2010
A Dry AMD Treatment? Can Some Diabetics Escape PDR? 10/17/2010
Clues to Migraine-Glaucoma Risk; Digital,Mobile Eye Care 10/17/2010
Genetic Medicine and Individualized AMD Treatment; Genetic Screening Could Improve Glaucoma Care 10/17/2010
On World Sight Day, a Reminder that the Earlier Eye Disease Detection Means a Better Chance of Saving Vision 10/14/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Warns Against the Danger of Transforming Your Eyes this Halloween 10/08/2010
When It Comes to Eye Injuries, the Men’s Eyes Have It 10/06/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology President-Elect Richard L. Abbott, MD, Receives Jose Rizal International Medal 10/01/2010
Photoscreening to Catch "Lazy Eye" 10/01/2010
Obama Official to Discuss Incentives for Adopting Electronic Health Records at Joint Meeting 09/30/2010
Consumer Warning from the American Academy of Ophthalmology regarding High-Powered Laser Pointers 09/13/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Joins Forces with Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology for Joint Meeting in Chicago October 16 to 19 09/03/2010
Predicting Visual Field Loss in Open-angle Glaucoma 09/01/2010
Bradley R. Straatsma, MD, JD Named 2010 American Academy of Ophthalmology Laureate 08/26/2010
Tony McClellan Named President of Foundation Advisory Board 08/19/2010
US Diabetic Retinopathy Increase: Statement from American Academy of Ophthalmology 08/11/2010
Body Weight and Glaucoma Risk; "Map," Severe Myopia 08/02/2010
Cataract Awareness Month 07/28/2010
First EyeSmart™ EyeCheck Vision Screenings Conducted in Los Angeles 07/28/2010
Statement from the American Academy of Ophthalmology regarding July 26, 2010 Pediatrics Journal Study 07/28/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Wins Award of Excellence for Haiti Relief Efforts 07/28/2010
Academy Names Medical Director for Governmental Affairs 07/26/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Medical Director of Health Policy Tapped for National Quality Forum 07/12/2010
AAO Statement, Implantable Telescope for AMD 07/08/2010
Statement from the American Academy of Ophthalmology regarding Circle Lenses 07/07/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Launches EyeWiki 07/07/2010
Leave Fireworks to the Professionals 07/02/2010
Ophthalmologist Nominated for Patient Centered Outcomes Institute Governing Board 07/02/2010
“Preconditioning” the Cornea: a New Key to Transplant Success? 07/01/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Sends Supplies to Haitian Colleagues 06/17/2010
Antidepressants Linked to Cataract Risk; Parkinson’s Drug May Cause Corneal Damage 06/01/2010
Statement from the American Academy of Ophthalmology regarding “Vodka Eyeballing” 06/01/2010
AMD Risk on the Rise for Asians; Retinal Vein “Bypass” May Help Many CRVO Patients 05/19/2010
EyeSmart™ EyeCheck Combats Undetected Eye Disease and Visual Impairment2 05/19/2010
Coalition of Medical Societies Supports ‘The Health Care Truth and Transparency Act of 2010’ 05/13/2010
Ophthalmologists Tackle Medicare Payment Reform During 2010 Mid-Year Forum 04/28/2010
Better Vision Ahead for Many Diabetic Retinopathy Patients 04/27/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology to Establish New Center for Quality Eye Care 04/26/2010
Earning a 2 Percent PQRI Bonus Made Easier with Outcomes Database 04/19/2010
AAO on Early Treatment of Retinopathy of Prematurity Study Final Results 04/16/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Warns of Dangers from Illegally-Distributed Contact Lenses 04/07/2010
Sleep Apnea Linked to Hard to Diagnose Eye Disorders 04/06/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Grants International Ophthalmologist Education Award 03/26/2010
Don’t Let an Eye Injury Ruin Your Game 03/26/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Appoints International Advisors 03/26/2010
International Society of Refractive Surgery Appoints 2010-2011 President 03/26/2010
On World Glaucoma Day, Do You Know Your Risks? 03/08/2010
Are You at Risk for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)? Learn the Top 5 Risk Factors 03/03/2010
HRT and Women's Cataract Risk; Uveitis and Smoking 03/01/2010
Academy Provides Membership to Haitian Eye MDs 02/23/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology to Launch New Professional Networking Community for Ophthalmologists 02/05/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Responds to the Haiti Earthquake 02/02/2010
Congressional Leader Urges African Americans with Diabetes to Get Annual Diabetic Eye Exam 02/01/2010
Kaiser Study Compares AMD Drugs; RVO Prevalence Worldwide: Vision and Elders' Falls 02/01/2010
Doctors Weigh in on Top Eye Care Advances of the Decade 01/14/2010
Randy Johnston, MD, Assumes Presidency of American Academy of Ophthalmology 01/13/2010
American Academy of Ophthalmology Announces Results for 2010 Board of Trustees Positions 01/05/2010
Update,Vitamins and DR; Preschoolers' Eyesight and Ethnicity 01/04/2010
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