Call for Papers

HindsightJournal of Optometry History

Theme Issue: Military Optometry

We welcome submissions to Hindsight on topics relating to the history of optometric care in the military.  Examples of such topics could include how the role and recognition of optometrists in the military has evolved, personal experiences of practicing optometry in the military, how the way optometry is practiced in the military has influenced the optometric profession, optometry in the Veterans Administration, and profiles of military optometrists who have had significant impact on the profession of optometry.

The Optometric Historical Society is a program of Optometry Cares – The AOA Foundation.  Hindsight is a refereed journal published online with distribution of print issues to OHS members who have paid to receive the print copy.  Information about Hindsight and OHS, along with back issues of Hindsight, and instructions to authors can be found at the journal website, https://scholarworks.iu.edu/journals/index.php/Hindsight. Current issues of Hindsight are accessible to all OHS members at that website.

Authors who wish to have their papers considered for inclusion in this theme issue should submit them by December 1, 2019.  Papers can be submitted on the journal website or by sending an email with a Word document to the journal editor, David Goss, dgoss@indiana.edu.