Become an AOA Sections Member

Build upon your interests. Hone your special skills.

From clinical updates to the most innovative technologies, AOA section members are the first to learn about advancements in the ever-changing profession of optometry.

As an AOA section member, you'll receive practice tools and information - all aimed at helping you build patient base and increased marketability. Tangible benefits include:

  • Electronic newsletter - to stay informed of the latest treatments and technologies.
  • Special 'section' designation on the AOA Dr. Locator - so that prospective patients can find you instantly
  • Access to special OD-patient resource materials

Contact Lens & Cornea Section

The Contact Lens and Cornea Section serves its members by providing leadership, education, advice and guidance in contact lenses, anterior segment management, and refractive technologies.

Sports Vision Section

The Sports Vision Section works to advance the quality and delivery of optometric sports vision care through education, injury prevention and enhancement of the visual performance of athletes.

Vision Rehabilitation Section

The AOA VRS provides a forum through which members and interdisciplinary colleagues who serve the visually impaired may expand their knowledge and exchange ideas.