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Dr. Jan Bergmanson receives international accolade

Posted On: 06/20/2017

The IACLE Contact Lens Educator of the Year Awards recognize and reward achievements in contact lens education worldwide. Each winner receives a bursary of up to US$3,000 towards the cost of attending a major international conference.

The International Association of Contact Lens Educators was established in 1979 and is a non-profit, non-political association. IACLE has 731 active members in 68 countries and welcomes contact lens educators from all eye care professions and related disciplines. IACLE is dedicated to raising the standard of contact lens education and promoting the safe use of contact lenses worldwide. It is the leading provider of educational resources essential to contact lens educators.

 The British Contact Lens Association (BCLA) is the UK’s leading source of information and education on contact lenses and the anterior eye. Its mission is to educate, interact and promote growth within the field of contact lenses and related areas – and to be the leading resource gateway for the contact lens community. The BCLA’s Clinical Conference and Exhibition is one of the largest international events dedicated to contact lenses, and regularly attracts more than 1,000 delegates to hear from the world’s leading experts in their fields.