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CVC at NYS Association for the Education of Young Children Annual Conference

Posted on: Wednesday, March 6, 2013

The Children's Vision Coalition will be exhibiting at the New York State Association for the Education of Young Children (NYSAEYC) Annual Conference, April 4-6, 2013 at Turning Stone Resor & Conference Center, Verona, NY.The New York State Association for the...


Healthy Vision for America's Children

Posted on: Thursday, February 21, 2013

Optometry's Decade-long Advocacy Effort to Make Healthy Vision for America's Children a National Priority is Realized with an Historic Regulatory Policy Win  The U.S. Department of Health and Human Service (HHS) announced final regulations Wednesday, February 20, 2013 that require...


CVC Presidency changes hands

Posted on: Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Keywords: president, denise whittam, edward cordes

Edward Cordes, OD, President of the New York Children's VIsion Coalition has announced that he is stepping down as a member of the Board of Trustees after having served the foundation for the past three years, during a...


CVC at the 2012 State Fair

Posted on: Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Keywords: New York State Fair, NYS Fair, State Fair

CVC will be exhibiting at the Great New York State Fair, August 23 through September 3, 2012. We'll be in the Science & Industry Building, so be sure to stop by. Want to volunteer? Email info@cvcny.org today!


COVDís New PSAs Spotlight Visual Skills Needed for Reading and Learning

Posted on: Friday, May 11, 2012

Keywords: COVD, visual skills, reading, learning

AURORA, Ohio—The College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD) is releasing a series of public service announcements (PSAs) intended to raise awareness that vision problems can not only interfere with learning, but sports performance, and other...


Visit CVC at The Great New York State Fair, August 25 through September 5

Posted on: Tuesday, August 23, 2011

CVC will be at The Great New York State Fair again in 2011! Visit us in the Science & Industry building from August 25 through September 5, 10am to 10pm. Over a million people attend the Fair yearly, providing an...


CVC Educates New Yorkers about 3D, Eye and Vision Health at New York State Fas More Classrooms Go High-Tech

Posted on: Monday, August 22, 2011

 Classrooms Go High-Tech; 3D Imaging and Digital Devices Require Optimal Visual Capabilities and Eye Health As classrooms around the country become increasingly high-tech and teachers are incorporate 3D imaging, digital devices and the latest computer applications into...


CVC at the New York State Fair!

Posted on: Tuesday, August 17, 2010

CVC will be at the State Fair! Visit us in the Center of Progress building from August 26 through September 6, 10am to 10pm. ODs and volunteers will be on hand to do screenings...


Study show positive impact of mandatory preschool eye exams

Posted on: Friday, February 12, 2010

Keywords: pediatric vision screening

By Cheryl Guttman, Reviewed by Anthony J. Bisotti, BA Optometry Times, January 2010 Orlando, FL—Mandatory preschool eye examination and treatment in Kentucky has had a positive impact on early academic performance, particularly in school...


Study probes barriers to preschool eye exams

Posted on: Friday, February 12, 2010

Keywords: pediatric vision screening, early detection, comprehensive eye exams, preventing visual disability, vision disorders, school vision screenings

Early detection enables successful management, but more children need to be checked By Cheryl Guttman, Reviewed by Marc Taub, OD Optometry Times, January 2010  Orlando, FL—The findings from two studies of pediatric vision screening performed by students and...