The Second national conference “Optometry and eye health 2018”, organized by the Bulgarian Association of Optometrists – member of BIA, in cooperation with and hosted by Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” was held on 4-6 October 2018.
Optometrists, opticians, ophthalmologists, students and graduates from Bulgaria and Macedonia took part in the conference.
Practical sessions and presentations were given by lecturers from Great Britain, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Croatia, France and Bulgaria.
Among the official guests of the event were also representatives of BIA – Miroslav Tonchev, Director General for Regional Associations and Rosen Sirkyov, Director for Branch organizations. Congratulatory letters from the Minister of Healthcare – Kiril Ananiev, and the Executive President of BIA – Radosvet Radev, were also read.
Responsible for the importance of the ability to upgrade knowledge and experience to improve the quality of eye health services, business representatives also supported the conference - Essilor Bulgaria, Alcon Bulgaria, Lensoptical, Optigroup, Uniglas, Grand Optics and Joy Optics, CMI and IMD.