The Future is Female

From optometry school lecture halls to private optometric practices across the country to the AOA Board of Trustees, women are better represented in optometry than ever before.Read more >

March 7, 2019

AOA’s 74th president, profession leader dies

Donald E. Jarnagin, O.D., AOA’s 74th president and Arizona Optometric Association past president, died Sunday, March 3. Colleagues remember his caring personality and distinguished career.Read more >

March 6, 2019

Bringing care to communities

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

March 4, 2019

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

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 >

March 3, 2019

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

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 >

February 21, 2019

California officials crack down on advertising, other violations by nationwide optical chain

The AOA is monitoring the outcome of 21 citations filed against a national chain of optical stores levied in 2018 by the California State Board of Optometry.Read more >

February 14, 2019