TSX Venture Exchange Trading Symbol: EYC
OAKVILLE, ON, April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Eyecarrot Innovations Corp (Eyecarrot) (TSX-V: EYC | OTCQB: EYCCF) is pleased to announce that Binovi™ will be distributed throughout India in association with Dr. Sunita Agarwal, Director of Drishtikone, located in Kolkata. Vision care has become a leading health concern within India, inspiring the formation of NGOs and wellness initiatives addressing vision health within the general population and amongst those who are economically challenged.
The distribution opportunity with Dr. Sunita Agarwal of Drishtikone will enable optometric students, faculty and practitioners to provide state-of-the-art vision therapy to those requiring corrective vision care. The Binovi Platform will be featured during the ASCON 2019 Conference, occurring June 22nd-25th at Chitkara University, Chandigarh, Punjab campus, organized by Asco India The Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry, potentially available for purchase through Drishtikone during this event.
"The Asian population is an expansive region facing increasing vision health issue. Vision therapy is the next frontier of human performance and longevity. Binovi is the most effective hardware and software solution available today to baseline vision issues, support rehabilitative and proactive therapy while strengthening cognitive awareness," said Adam Cegielski, Eyecarrot CEO.
Eyecarrot looks forward to representation of Binovi™ within this emerging optometric community.
About ASCO India
The Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry - India (ASCO - India) is an organization devoted to Indian optometric education and standards. It provides competency standards and curricula for Bachelor's and Master's optometry programs. Since its inception in 2006, ASCO has worked towards this vision by enhancing the standards of optometry education, publishing the 'Common Minimum Optometry Curriculum' for the first time, offering Fellowships in various specialties, organizing continuing education programs for students and faculty, representing the interests of Optometry Schools and Colleges by standardizing curriculum, establishing minimum standards for optometry colleges, and enhancing their effort to produce well-qualified optometrists ready and capable of serving the public.
About Eyecarrot Innovations Corp
Eyecarrot's Binovi™ platform is an innovative healthcare technology solution that integrates software, hardware, data and expert knowledge. Binovi helps Optometrists treat vision issues with in-office therapy as well as doctor-led home-based activities to better serve and increase the patient's experience and their therapy needs. The goal is to help transform vision performance for the 1 in 4 people worldwide that suffer from vision-related issues going beyond visual acuity. The company is transforming how vision healthcare services are integrated, while addressing key challenges in the health system.
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