ODs, students advocate for inclusion in loan repayment program

Students advocate for legislation that would reinstate ODs into the National Health Service Corps student loan repayment and scholarship programs.Read more >

August 26, 2014

Harkin law helps ODs gain coverage in Georgia

Union workers in Georgia now have access to medical eye careRead more >

August 22, 2014

For kids and ODs, pediatric vision benefit is a success

100 percent of the population who obtained health insurance through the ACA exchanges has pediatric vision coverageRead more >

August 15, 2014

How you can help advance optometry’s legislative priorities now

AOA asks federal advocacy leaders to meet with representatives in person Read more >

August 8, 2014

AOA president stands up for ODs and patients at Senate hearing

David A. Cockrell, O.D., rebuffs claims made by online contact lens seller, focuses on patient health and safetyRead more >

July 31, 2014

ODs score win on prescribing law

Advocacy efforts by the Michigan Optometric Association and the AOA tighten requirements on prescriptionsRead more >

July 24, 2014