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.
The past Thursday 27 July took place the defence of the thesis doctoral "Cirugia refractiva laser corneal SMILE. Visual results and biomecanica in miopias low, half and high"
The past Tuesday 11 of Julio Esteban Caravaca Arens doctoró with the thesis titled "Optimisation of the calculation of the corneal power and of intraocular lens in cases of corneal pathology ectásica"
The past Friday 7 July took place in the University of Alicante the defence of the thesis doctoral "VALIDATION OF THE VISUAL ANALYSERS And DETERMINATION OF THE COMPUTER VISUAL SYNDROME IN WORKERS OF THE PUBLIC FUNCTION VALENCIAN" by the doctoranda María José Molina Torres
The past Monday 3 of Julio took place in the University of Alicante the defence of the thesis doctoral "Characterisation of the key factors for the adaptation of lens of hydrophilic contact multifocales"
The past Wednesday 21 June took place in the University of Alicante the defence of the thesis doctoral "Characterisation of the pattern of fixation and his relation with the sensitivity retiniana in distinct populational groups by means of microperimetría of new generation"
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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.
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.
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 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 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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