This course will discuss relevant topics related to the multiple roles that an optometrist can play when dealing with athletes of all ages. Various evaluation, treatment, and therapeutic measures appropriate for varying levels of sport will be discussed, from those looking to succeed in youth sport to those playing at the highest levels in the world. The course will be taught by OD's working day to day with professional teams and those passionate about youth sports
- Attendees will come away with knowledge of how to evaluate, intervene, improve and resolve conditions related to vision and performance in sport. They will also be able to effectively communicate their willingness to work with athletes and their appropriate therapeutic plans with a multi-disciplinary medical team.