HEHC: $77,500 granted to children’s vision projects nationwide

Optometry Cares®—The AOA Foundation awarded 17 Healthy Eyes Healthy Children grants, totaling $77,500, to initiatives bolstering awareness and access to children’s eye care services. Read more >

September 3, 2019

Championing children’s eye care

It is critical that every child receives an in-person, comprehensive eye examination by an eye doctor in their first year of life and before school or sooner if their doctor recommends it. Vision has an enormous impact on social, motor, cognitive and academic achievement, and doctors of optometry can help ensure a successful future.Read more >

July 24, 2019

Looking ahead

Only united under our common cause will optometry be recognized for the future-focused role in American health care.Read more >

July 17, 2019

AOA turning a moment into a movement

The AOA unveils plans for an ambitious 2020 public awareness campaign on comprehensive eye examinations.Read more >

June 24, 2019

Think About Your Eyes’ data shows eye care message received

The national campaign bringing awareness to the importance of annual, comprehensive eye care reports significant 2018 campaign numbers and beyond during AOA House of Delegates at Optometry’s Meeting®.Read more >

June 24, 2019

AOA adopts resolutions ranging from membership to media advocacy to veterans’ care

The 122nd AOA Congress at Optometry’s Meeting® adopted a range of resolutions and bylaw amendments to advance the practice of optometry and public access.Read more >

June 23, 2019