Welcome to the website of the Department of optics, Pharmacology and Anatomy (SWOT) of the University of Alicante. This Department is affiliated to the Faculty of Sciences, but is located on the first floor of the building of optics, which is the one that appears in the image.
This Department teaches different degrees of the University of Alicante: Diploma and degree in optics and optometry, Bachelor degree in nursing, diploma in human nutrition and dietetics, telecommunications engineering: sound and image, degree in engineering in sound and image and degree in Sciences of the physical activity and sport.
In the day of today Vicente Camps has taken possession like director of the department of Optics, Pharmacology and Anatomy of the University of Alicante.
In reference to the profession of the optical-optometrist these are the arguments that expose
"The Law of ordination of sanitary professions (LOPS) establishes that this profession has like fundamental focus "develop the performances headed to the detection of the defects of the ocular refraction, to the utilisation of technicians of reeducation, prevention and visual hygiene and to the adaptation of optical helps"
More than a hundred of students, of the Degrees of Infirmary and Human and Dietary Nutrition of the Faculty of Sciences of the Health, have assisted to the extracurricular formative Seminar "Visit demostrativa of the room of human anatomical dissection"
Our students of degree and that are cursando the asignatura of Alternatives to the Visual Compensation, have realised a visit to the prestigious clinical oftalmológica Vissum.
This weekend has taken place the celebration of the final FORCE in Budapest.
The rector of the University of Alicante Manuel Dovecot explained in the inauguration of OPTOINNOVA that "The Degree of Optics and Optometry of the UA situates between the five better of Spain".
In the context of the asignatura CONTACTOLOGÍA II, the past 25 April, the students of the Degree in Optics and Optometry visited the installations of the company EUROLENT in Madrid.
During two weeks to finals of March the students of the Máster own in Technology of the Colour for the Sector Automotion of the University of Alicante assisted to a series of seminars and conferences invited.
The Tuesday 4 April 15:00 to 16:30 it goes to realise the theoretical seminar-practical "SURGERY REFRACTIVA WITH LENS FÁQUICAS", inside the asignatura New Technicians of Visual Compensation of the Máster in Optometry Advanced and Visual Health. Said seminar will be given by the optometrist Alicia Ranz.
The week of the 20 to 26 March took place the phase of exhibition and vote of the "II Contest of videos short Jihlava-Alicante". It treats of a contest of videos short directed by professors of the Department of Optical Pharmacology and Anatomy.
The professors Renzo Colombo and Gianumberto Caravello of the University of Padova have gone back us to visit to give different talks and seminars to our students of degree.
Inside the Master in Technology of the Colour for the Sector Automotion offered by the University of Alicante this course 2016/17, has organised a workshop of the 20 to 31 March for the students of the master that has the participation of different companies
Our students of the máster and inside the asignatura "SPECIFIC CLINICAL PROCEDURES FOR SPECIAL PATHOLOGICAL CASES" whose responsible professor is INMACULADA CABEZOS JUAN have received the seminar "PRACTICAL WORKSHOP: I HANDLE OF THE DISTINCT TECHNICAL DIAGNÓSTICAS MORE USED IN THE EXPLORATION OF THE PREVIOUS SEGMENT And DIOPTRIO OCULAR", organised by the company VISSUM ALICANTE.
The past Saturday 11 March OSCAR TOLEDANO, executive director of LENTICON, did delivery of 20 boxes of proof of lens ICD and 20 of CRT to the students that are cursando the title of expert in lens esclerales and orto-k organised jointly by the company LENTICON and the University of Alicante.
Next Tuesday 7 March to the 14.30, the prestigious company multinational "Carl Zeiss Meditec Iberia S.To.Or." It will give for our students of the Máster in Optometry Advanced and Visual Health the seminar "ZEISS and SMILE: the (r)evolution of the correction of the vision with laser"
We will have professionals that exert his work in a sanitary establishment of optics, in a clinical oftalmológica, in a hospital or in R&D.
The Sabado 4 March 9:30 to 14:00, like complementary activity of the Máster in Optometry Advanced and Visual Health, and inside the asignatura New Technicians of Compensation Visua
David Piñero is realising a study jointly with the University of Pecs (Hungary) with a system for the detection of the amblyopia or eye wander in the boys
The Department of Optics, Pharmacology and Anatomy has arrived to an agreement with the company Eaglet-Eye to have in our installations of the topógrafo corneoescleral ESP (Eye Surface Profilometer). To date, our Department is the first centre in Spain that has of this system.
The International Society for the Optics and the Photonic (SPIE) has chosen "Fellow Member" to the chair of Optics of the UA and researcher of the Department of Optics, Pharmacology and Anatomy, Inmaculada Pascual
Our students of the 4º Course of the degree of Optics and Optometry assisted to the fifth day of training organised by Essilor, inside the formative program Open Classroom.
The FOUNDATION DOCTOR SOLER has created the prizes foundation Dr. Be used to to the academic excellence in the máster in optometry advanced and visual health in the University of Alicante.
The University of Alicante and the company Lenticon organise for this following course the first edition of the Course of university expert in lens esclerales and Ortoqueratología.
The COOOC has created an application, OKVision, that pretend reduce and, even, delete the symptoms of the Computer Visual Syndrome
An agreement signed this Thursday between the rector of the University of Alicante, Manuel Dovecot and the doctor Pedro Tañà, in representation of Ophthalmology Vistahermosa, has served to do a reality the «Prize Oftalvist of Optics and Optometry» headed to the students of the degree of Optics and Optometry of the UA.
The next 7 and 8 November will be held a course "treatment of amblyopia and strabismus based on scientific evidence. Clinical cases" in the city of Alicante.
Through the following video of the diploma in optics and optometry that wants to do the degree you can learn all the benefits at the University of Alicante offers.
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