Global research training initiative


Sharing our experience — Expanding knowledge worldwide 

“It’s about making educational resources available to anyone interested in eye and vision research.” — Jeff Boatright, PhD, FARVO Chair, Research Training Planning Committee

What training is included in this initiative?
The initial curriculum encompasses four online, self-paced modules that address key knowledge and skills necessary for the conduct and dissemination of research in the eye and vision sciences. Each module incorporates a variety of media, including text, video, knowledge check assessment, and downloadable ancillary documents.

Who should participate?
The content addresses the educational needs of trainees and professionals in vision research and ophthalmology, as well as other health professionals such as optometrists and orthoptists. 

Why should I participate?
No matter your career stage, there is something here for you. Do you have mentees? These can serve as great resources to help your trainees. Online resources are available at your convenience. ARVO has the experts to provide you with trusted knowledge.

What is the cost to participate?
The four modules of the program are included in your ARVO membership fees. Not a member yet? Join now.