1-800 Contacts changes online vision test marketing following AOA complaint

Consumers must first acknowledge 1-800 Contacts’ online vision test is not a comprehensive eye exam before using the technology, a change that comes after the AOA voiced health and safety concerns to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).Read more >

May 16, 2019

West Virginia doctor of optometry named Sullins Award winner

Martin Carpenter, O.D., of West Virginia, to be recognized with the 2019 Dr. W. David Sullins Jr. InfantSEE® Award. Read more about what energizes Dr. Carpenter to provide pediatric vision care.Read more >

May 16, 2019

Longtime AOA leader leaves legacy

It is with great sadness that the AOA notes the passing of Beth Kneib, O.D., 62, on May 8, 2019. A longtime AOA leader and volunteer, Dr. Kneib is remembered for an enduring passion toward her work, family and her colleagues.Read more >

May 13, 2019

3 reasons Optometry’s Meeting® is the place to be

Optometry’s Meeting is your chance to make a positive impact on your career and the profession. Here’s what you can expect from the profession’s premier meeting in St. Louis.Read more >

May 13, 2019

Three siblings follow mother and grandfather into profession of optometry

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

May 8, 2019

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

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 7, 2019