VISION Public Information Network

Going to AAO 2015 in Las Vegas? Join the VISION Public Information Network for Breakfast Nov. 15!

The National Eye Institute (NEI) and the VISION Network members share information, disseminate research results to local and national media, pool resources, collaborate on community outreach programs, and inform the public of the mission of the NIH. Members include Public Information Officers or their designees at eye institutes, departments of ophthalmology, and schools and colleges of optometry or their designees.

NEI and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute are cosponsoring a Breakfast Meeting, Sunday, November 15 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. The meeting is open to VISION Network members. To RSVP or inquire about membership, email Joe Balintfy at

VISION Network Breakfast Meeting

Sunday, November 15, 2015
Wynn Las Vegas and Encore
3131 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109
Chopin Rooms 1 & 2

Draft Agenda

8:30-9:00 Breakfast
9:00-9:05 Introduction, opening remarks, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
9:05-9:15 History and past activities of the VISION Network
9:15-9:25 VISION Network survey and responses
9:25-9:35 NEI perspective, current practices and challenges in communicating NEI-funded research
9:35-9:45 Wrap-up, Q&A, next steps
9:45-10:00 Networking

View a list of current member institutions.

Last Reviewed: 
October 2015