NBEO settles class action in alleged data breach, $3.25 million to affected parties

Individuals whose personal information was stored in NBEO databases on or before Nov. 15, 2018, could be eligible for financial relief stemming from an alleged data breach in June 2016. Here’s what you need to know.Read more >

March 21, 2019

Closing the gap in health centers’ primary eye care

Health centers bolstered their on-site, eye care services with a 50 percent increase in doctors of optometry between 2014 and 2016, but more could be done to promote primary eye care. Read more >

March 19, 2019

The Future is Female

From optometry school lecture halls to private optometric practices across the country to the AOA Board of Trustees, women are better represented in optometry than ever before.Read more >

March 7, 2019

AOA’s 74th president, profession leader dies

Donald E. Jarnagin, O.D., AOA’s 74th president and Arizona Optometric Association past president, died Sunday, March 3. Colleagues remember his caring personality and distinguished career.Read more >

March 6, 2019

Bringing care to communities

Apply now for grants to assist in improving awareness about healthy eyes and expanding access to care in underserved populations.Read more >

March 4, 2019

AOA+ bakes up something a little sweet, different for keynote

You’ve seen his shirts, you know the logo, now meet the man: Optometry’s Meeting® announces entrepreneur and brand hysteria expert, Johnny Cupcakes, as AOA+ keynote speaker.Read more >

March 3, 2019

AOA task force leads evolution of education for future of optometric practice

The AOA is taking the next steps to ensure the profession’s educators and leaders work together to advance and standardize optometric education opportunities.Read more >

February 21, 2019