The Global Myopia Symposium is the premier meeting solely focused on myopia and its management involving clinicians, researchers and educators from around the world. The GMS provides cutting-edge, clinical information based on the most current research for you to implement directly in your practice.

Hear From the Education Committee on Why You Should Attend GMS 2021 

Continuing the Fight Against Myopia 





Earn COPE credit during our General Sessions and Breakout Sessions.  Attend company sponsored lectures for non-ce education.


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Global Myopia Symposium Partners with
Asia Optometric Congress for Education Content

The Global Myopia Symposium (GMS), a world leader in myopia-based education, is pleased to announce a new educational partnership with the Asia Optometric Congress (AOC)— Through this partnership, the two organizations will focus on providing cutting-edge clinical education for eyecare practitioners. In particular, the GMS-AOC Asia track will be inaugurated at the second annual GMS meeting, taking place September 16 to 19, 2021. Dr. Oliver Woo (Australia), chairman of AOC-Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopia Control, serves as the education coordinator and will be working with the AOC and GMS to specifically coordinate and plan educational activities between the two organizations. Stay tuned for more details about the GMS-AOC Asia track in addition to the full program details for the GMS 2021! 

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The Mastering Myopia newsletter will cover all aspects of myopia control/management – from the benefits and risks of the different therapies, measuring results and interviews with industry, practitioners and researchers…to patient and staff communication and properly developing and managing a myopia practice – as well as news and updates on the latest products, research and most effective practices in the field. Click here to subscribe! 

GMS 2021 Is Now On-Demand! 

Meet the Program Committee 

Thank You To Our 2021 Sponsors!