EyeLearn: Professional Development Hub
AOA’s member-exclusive centralized education portal, EyeLearn, offers an expanding online catalog of educational modules, webinars and resources to help advance clinical proficiencies, the practice of contemporary optometry, and practice management for doctors of optometry, future doctors of optometry, and paraoptometric staff.
With a focus on year-round professional development, AOA’s Education Center provides custom and on-demand professional development and educational content at your fingertips. As the professional development hub of the AOA, EyeLearn offers a range of materials for staff training, practice management, contemporary optometry resources and best practices, and more.
How to access EyeLearn
- When prompted, login with the same username and password you use to login to this website. This will then direct you to your account profile.
- Accessing the My Learning feature provides access to your AOA Classroom. To access on-demand programs, press Click Here to Proceed to My Learning.
- Once you have advanced to My Learning, you can view all available, on-demand courses.
Even as doctors of optometry receive the much-needed funds, the AOA remains committed to advocating for optometry’s inclusion in federal crisis measures. Reminder: the deadline to apply for relief has been extended to May 31.
Given the doors that were once closed and are now open to women and people of color in society, it might be expected that the faces of optometry would reflect the changing demographics of the nation. And with the nation’s reckoning over social injustice in 2020 stirring anew concerns over diversity and inclusiveness, the profession is asking whether optometry reflects the nation’s changing demographics—and why should that matter?
The global e-commerce retailer again came to the AOA’s attention over posts from contact lens sellers that didn’t appear to meet FCLCA patient protection provisions requiring valid prescriptions.