6.1 The Importance of Children's Vision Screening

Presenter: Mary Ann Ragone DeLambily

Title: Area Representative/Business Development

Organization: Plusoptix

Co-Presenter: Lee Stark, Vision Consultant, Plusoptix

Workshop Description
This workshop will provide information on the importance of children's eye health and vision and how it relates to the visual process in children's learning from an early age. A basic understanding of terminology will be reviewed along with signs and symptoms to look for in children who may be struggling with their vision. The importance of vision screening for healthy development will be emphasized along with instrument based vision screening.