ARBO's web site is designed to provide resources to state regulatory boards of optometry throughout North America. Services include a directory of continuing education (CE) programs, a directory of optometry boards with web site links, and a directory of licensed optometrists in the United States.
"With nearly 34 years of service to the optometry profession, educators, students and patients nationwide, the National Optometric Association (NOA) has been a leader in the cause of improving the quality and accessibility of eye care in minority and other historically underserved communities."
Founded in 1950 by famed retinal surgeon Charles L. Schepens, M.D., Schepens Eye Research Institute is the largest independent eye research institute in the nation and an affiliate of Harvard Medical School.
"The primary mission of VOSH / International is to facilitate the provision of vision care worldwide to people who can neither afford nor obtain such care." Worldwide organization of which the NECO student chapter is a part.