There are so many things we can do on our screens; getting a comprehensive eye exam isn’t one of them. Learn why actor, singer, songwriter, producer and gamer Jordan Fisher is partnering with AOA for the Eye Deserve More campaign.
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Distinguishing service

The AOA’s 2022 Distinguished Service Award winner details her extensive service to the Indian Health Service and underserved communities.

Building 'a strong optometry community' of support when disasters hit

Since 2005, when flooding from Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, Optometry’s Fund for Disaster Relief (OFDR) has awarded more than $1.2 million to doctors of optometry and students impacted by natural disasters to restore patient care. Now, as 2022 winds down, your support of OFDR can ensure it is poised to help doctors sustain care during disasters in 2023.

How to earn an MBA while practicing

Thinking about getting your MBA? AOA members weigh the pros and cons.

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