Bringing care to communities

March 4, 2019

Apply now for grants to assist in improving awareness about healthy eyes and expanding access to care in underserved populations. Read more >

AOA+ bakes up something a little sweet, different for keynote

March 3, 2019

You’ve seen his shirts, you know the logo, now meet the man: Optometry’s Meeting® announces entrepreneur and brand hysteria expert, Johnny Cupcakes, as AOA+ keynote speaker. Read more >

AOA task force leads evolution of education for future of optometric practice

February 21, 2019

The AOA is taking the next steps to ensure the profession’s educators and leaders work together to advance and standardize optometric education opportunities. Read more >

AOA volunteers gather to plan for 2019 and big 2020 initiative

February 7, 2019

Over 200 members attended the AOA Volunteer Meeting in St. Louis, Feb. 1-2. Read more >

AOA member has a super role with NFL team

January 31, 2019

Ahead of Sunday's big game, the AOA teamed up with Bronson Hamada, O.D., of Surf City Optometry in Huntington Beach, California—director of vision performance for the Los Angeles Rams—to find out how optometry makes a difference for the team. Read more >

Government shutdown’s trickle-down effects? Canceled appointments, confusion

January 31, 2019

Optometry practices felt the effects of a 35-day partial government shutdown with increased cancellations and lower patient numbers. Now, the threat of another shutdown looms large on the horizon. Read more >