Three siblings follow mother and grandfather into profession of optometry

May 8, 2019

In celebration of Mother’s Day, optometric family shares their experiences. Read more >

AOA’s ‘United in Possibilities’ campaign earns Gold Circle Award

May 7, 2019

The ASAE Gold Circle Award recognizes the success and effectiveness of AOA’s new membership recruitment campaign, launched nationwide this past year. Read more >

May is Healthy Vision Month

May 3, 2019

Spread the word about eye health in May Read more >

AOA rejects Stanton Optical demand to retract article, cites First Amendment right

April 25, 2019

The AOA is standing by a Feb. 14 article on its website, aoa.org, which reported on several citations filed by the California Board of Optometry in 2018 against the national optical chain Stanton Optical. Read more >

Congratulations to AOA’s 2019 award winners

April 4, 2019

The award recipients demonstrate remarkable leadership when serving the profession, patients and their community. The AOA will be honoring six individuals and a public health program at Optometry's Meeting®, the AOA's largest annual meeting, on Wednesday, June 19. Read more >

Announcing the 2019 National Optometry Hall of Fame Inductees

April 3, 2019

The AOA and Optometry Cares®—The AOA Foundation congratulate four doctors of optometry who have been selected for the prestigious National Optometry Hall of Fame. Since 1998, the National Optometry Hall of Fame has recognized and honored doctors of optometry who have made significant and long-lasting contributions to the optometric profession. Read more >