The voice of optometry and optics in Europe
Enabling good vision and eye health for all
The European Council of Optometry and Optics (ECOO) represents the interests of optometrists and opticians across Europe. Our members are national professional associations from 21 countries who together represent more than 150,000 opticians and optometrists. ECOO aims to promote eye health to the public across borders and to harmonise clinical and educational standards of optometric and optical practice throughout Europe.
The April 2022 ECOO Newsletter is now available and includes updates about our upcoming spring meetings and General Assembly, healthy ageing, and a report from GfK on optics in 2022. Read the newsletter here. Inside this Newsletter: Message from the PresidentECOO...
To mark World Optometry Day, 23 March 2022, our new article considers the importance of good eye health across the course of a person's life. Download the article as a PDF. According to the World Report on Vision published by the World Health Organisation in...
This article on the role of artificial intelligence in eye care by Gabriëlle Janssen of Optometristen Vereniging Nederland was originally published in Eyeline Magazine #2, Spring 2022, and reprinted with their kind permission. Download as PDF It is appealing to...
ECOO is looking for an independent consultant to work with the accreditation panel co-chairs to manage the governance and administration of the ECOO Accreditation Agency. Read the role description here.
ECOO Spring General Assembly
13-14 May 2022