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TRY NOT TO BLINK THE OPTOMETRY LIFE
A FUN AND ENTERTAINING PODCAST YOU SHOULD LISTEN TO
Now there’s an easy and entertaining way to stay sharp and a step ahead of the game in your eyecare career. Try Not To Blink is a newly launched podcast sponsored by Valley Contax that’ll keep you abreast of the latest technologies and developments in the industry. Whether you’re on your morning commute or doing some yardwork over the weekend you’ll enjoy the unique and fresh perspective that hosts doctors James Deom and Roya Habibi and their guests bring. The show focuses on providing news, tips and tricks in a format that’s both informative and entertaining. Dr. Deom, aka Jimmy, is in private practice in Hazleton, PA, is a graduate of PCO and a former president of AOSA. Dr. Habibi graduated from UC Berkeley School of Optometry and did a contact lens fellowship at Casey Eye Institute in Portland, OR. She currently is practicing with Eye Associates Northwest in Seattle, WA.
James Deom, OD, MPH, FAAO
Roya Habibi, OD, FAAO
 
 
Episodes are published weekly and are typically about one hour in length. Jimmy and Roya regularly include guests on the podcast to afford listeners the opportunity to hear expert advice on a wide range of topics. Recent episodes have included such guests as dry eye expert Dr. Scott Schachter and digital marketing guru Dr. William To, and have had titles such as “Must Have Machines,” “Scleral Lens Controversies” and “Marketing Pep Talk.”
Broadcasting Live From Academy 2018
Try Not To Blink will be recording new episodes and livestreaming them from their booth at Academy 2018 in San Antonio, Texas on November 7th, 8th and 9th. Jimmy and Roya will be interviewing several special guests and covering the latest topics in eyecare. Stop by booth #1657 to meet Dr. Deom and Dr. Habibi and join the fun!
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HOW TO LISTEN
MOBILE DEVICES
The best way to listen is to subscribe to the podcast via your phone’s podcast app. The Apple Podcast app is installed by default on iPhones and on Android phones you’ll find Google Podcasts. Just open these apps and search for “Try Not To Blink” and hit the subscribe button to start listening. We’re also on Spotify and Stitcher if you prefer those services.
 
DESKTOP
If you prefer to listen on your desktop or laptop computer then use your favorite podcast app to search for and subscribe to Try Not To Blink. On Mac and Windows iTunes is a great choice for podcast listening and you can find many other options as well.
 
WEB BROWSER
If you’re just wanting to listen to an episode or two without subscribing you can visit the Try Not To Blink website at trynot2blink.com and listen to episodes right in your browser. Once you decide that you like what you hear you’ll want to subscribe through a podcasting app but this is a great way to check out the show. The links below will take you directly to some of our recent episodes.
RECENT EPISODES
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  InfantSEE with Stephanie Parrish, OD   45:52
  Children and Screentime   49:48
  Entrepreneurship and Social Media with Dr. Tanya Gill   58:10
  Dry Eye Expert Dr. Scott Schachter   61:00
  Scleral Lens Controversies   58:48
  Must Have Machines   40:09
  What Would You Do?   41:58
  Nice To Meet You   29:19
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EDUCATOR VIDEO SERIES
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SCLERAL LENS FITTING | AVOIDING MISTAKES
Learn how to avoid some of the top mistakes that practitioners make when integrating scleral lens technology into their practices. This is the second video in a series that we’ll be releasing througout 2018 and it is available now for your viewing pleasure.
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Want to learn to fit the Custom Stable lens? It’s easy, just visit our website and take the Custom Stable Training Course. It’s free, just watch the 17 minute video and complete the quiz. You’ll receive a certificate of completion and a coupon once you’ve passed.
Custom Stable Fridays: Free Hands-on Education
Want to hit the fast track to learning how to fit the Custom Stable? Join us for one of our Custom Stable Friday sessions. This is a hands-on approach to learning everything you need to know about fitting, application and removal at our state-of-the-art facilities in Springfield, Oregon. Check our website for available dates and more info.
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