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The Optometrist of the Year Award that we promote, together, the College of Optometrists of Catalonia, the Catalan Association of Optometry and Vision Therapy and the Terrassa School of Optics and Optometry, with the support of the FOOT Board.

awarded annually, in recognition of academic and professional value to an optometrist of recognised international prestige. The award ceremony coincides with the inauguration of the academic year of the Faculty, and the winner is responsible to give the inaugural conference. At the same time, the award-winning becomes the godfather of that promotion of students.

initiative aims to contribute to raising awareness of the profession of optician-optometrist in society and that the students of the faculty to find references that are enjoyable to excel academically and professionally today, tomorrow.