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Anterior Segment

The mission of the Anterior Segment Section is to promote collaboration between researchers and clinicians with an interest in anterior segment disorders of the eye. Our role is to promote excellence in the care of patients with anterior segment conditions through professional education and by advancing clinical research. Our intent is to identify new questions for research as well as disseminate knowledge, not only to the fellows of the Section, but to the entire Academy and profession of optometry.

The Academy thanks the following generous sponsors for their support of Section activities:

  • Major Sponsor: Johnson & Johnson Vision Care