Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association

Enhancing Neurological Recovery Through Vision Rehabilitation

Continuing Education Opportunities

NORA is committed to advancing professional knowledge and understanding of Neuro-Optometric care and promoting research in visual science. Below, is information on some upcoming CE courses.

We would like to keep this list updated, so please send information on any upcoming courses to

July 2018

Vision Consequences and Treatment Following an Acquired Brain Injury

Consecuencias Visuales Posteriores A Una Lesion Cerebral Adquirida y su Tratmiento El Que Y El Com
July 6th-9th, 2018 in Puebla City, Mexico
Taught by Charles Shidlofsky, O.D, FCOVD
For more information, contact Charles Shidlofsky:

Vison Evaluation Techniques and Functional Re-training

July 28, 2018 - 360 Neuro Health Concussion Summit in Southlake, Texas, at Hilton Dallas Southlake Town Square
Taught by Charles Shidlofsky, O.D, FCOVD

The Summit will be held on Friday, July 27 through Sunday, July 29, 2018. This three day program will encourage education and discussion – bringing together an influential array of experts, practitioners, and innovators from a range of specialties who will discuss the latest knowledge and technology regarding concussion management.
For information, visit

October, 2018

Vision and Learning

October 13-14, Office of David Coleman, OD, Joplin, MO
Taught by Curt Baxstrom O.D. FNORA
For more information, contact: David Coleman O.D.

Concussion Management Workshop

Taught by Shannon McGuire, BHSc(PT)
For more information, contact Shannon McGuire:
Course Flyer: Course Info
To register: Registration Form

Edmonton, AB – Concussion Management Workshop
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Royal Alexandra Hospital
10240 Kingsway Ave.
Edmonton, AB
T5H 3V9

Calgary, AB – Concussion Management Workshop
Sunday, October 14, 2018
Lifemark Sunridge
#70, 2121 - 29 Street NE
Calgary, AB

The Vision Viewpoint in TBI (concussion) Management

October 25-28th
Taught by Charles Shidlofsky OD FCOVD, DeAnn Fitzgerald, OD
International Association of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitation (IAFNR) 2018 Conference
Scottsdale Arizona
For conference, schedule, and registration information:

November, 2018

Train your Brain to See Again Conference

Taught by DeAnn Fitzgerald O.D.
Friday, November 2- Sunday, November 4
Dr. Fitzgerald & Associates
Cedar Rapids Vision in Motion
3225 Williams Pkwy SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Conference objectives include learning about the functions of the regions of the brain and how these can impact concussion diagnosis, post -concussion syndrome, and sports vision training.
For more information and to register, visit

Strabismus and Amblyopia

November 17-18, Office of Robert Fox, OD, Latham, New York
Taught by Curt Baxstrom O.D. FNORA
For more information, contact Jason Clopton, OD: