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Submit lecture and workshop courses for inclusion in Optometry’s Meeting® 2021, AOA’s 2021 Virtual Learning Livecast and AOA’s EyeLearn Professional Development Hub. All applications must be submitted online by Nov. 1.


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Contact Lens Rule bill gains senators’ backing after all-out advocacy campaign

Over 7,400 individual constituent letters were sent via AOA’s Action Center and countless phone calls placed to senators’ offices, in what represents the AOA’s largest advocacy campaign in recent history.

AOA spearheads conditions for evolution of telemedicine technology

AOA Board of Trustees adopts Oct. 16 recommendations of its Telehealth Council, which consulted leaders in the technology platform, artificial intelligence, and eye health and vision care in a nearly yearlong reimagination of the 2017 AOA policy.

Talking politics in the office? 3 things to keep in mind

Even if you’re choosing to disengage, today’s politics have a way of finding you. What are the ground rules for approaching political debates in the practice?

November 6 - 8, 2020
GOA Fall All-Star Weekend
November 13 - 15, 2020
AZOA 2020 Fall Congress
Sedona, AZ
November 21 - 22, 2020
Managed Care Seminar (Virtual)

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