SECO Contact Lens Summit

The launch of the inaugural SECO Contact Lens Summit will take place on Wednesday, March 1, 2023.  This FREE program includes a 2-hour CE sessions that will look at innovations in contact lenses as well as options to enhance patient satisfaction and increase profitability with a FREE a sponsored snack break followed by another FREE 2-hour CE sessions that will look at innovations in contact lenses as well as options to enhance patient satisfaction and increase profitability.  This interactive program is open to all audiences.

500 - The SECO Contact Lens Summit: PART I - We've Come a Long Way Baby!

Wednesday, March 1, 2023 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM EST

Location: Georgia World Congress Center, A412 CE Hours: 2

Milton Hom, OD; Melissa Barnett, OD; Jason Jedlicka, OD; Lyndon Jones, OD; Shalu Pal, OD; Ashley Wallace-Tucker, OD

One of the best ways to build for the future is understanding the present. Our panel will discuss the current and future trends to treat CL dryness: Changing replacement frequency, material changes, rewetters, care systems and medications.

Learning Objectives:

Upon conclusion of this activity, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand the needs of contact lens dryness patients
  • Review devices and medications
  • Identify treatment options such as material and replacement frequency changes
  • Learn the difference in contact lens care systems and how they each clean and disinfect lenses.
  • Gain an understanding of how different cleaning and disinfecting agents interact with contact lens materials and potential compatibility issues
  • Identify the pros and cons of additives to solutions designed to aid in lens comfort.

Promotional dessert, coffee and discussion break sponsored in part by:

501 - The SECO Contact Lens Summit: PART II - Business of CL: What is The Value of a CL Patient?

Wednesday, March 1, 2023 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM EST

 Location: Georgia World Congress Center, A412 CE Hours: 2

Will Smith, OD; Melissa Barnett, OD; Jason Jedlicka, OD; Shalu Pal, OD; Ashley Wallace-Tucker, OD

In this interactive session our panelist will discuss some of the most frequently asked questions related to the business aspects of contact lenses. You’ll gain valuable insights to better meet the new and unique needs of the contact lens patient as well as how to monetize this aspect of your patient care.

Learning Objectives:

Upon conclusion of this activity, attendees will be able to:

  • Review contact lens theory
  • Understand what the different demands of contact lens wearer
  • Review the additional opportunity in revenue from contact lens wearers
  • Become aware of how contact lens prescribing can become streamlined
  • Gain insight on profitability of specialty lenses
  • Understand how to implement best business practices with contact lenses

Promotional dessert, coffee and discussion break sponsored in part by: