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Striking a chord: Optometry's premier event sees record attendance

Check out what you might have missed at Optometry's Meeting® 2024!

Discover Music City

Music City will host this year's Optometry’s Meeting®, June 19-22. With all the profession’s premier event has to offer, there’s no need to leave the convention center. But in the host city of Nashville, Tennessee, there is no shortage of things to see, eat and experience. Find out what the locals recommend.

What to know ahead of potentially dangerous hurricane season

If and when disaster strikes, the AOA Foundation’s Optometry’s Fund for Disaster Relief is here to help ease the burden for doctors of optometry and students.

Fixin’ for a grand ole show at Optometry’s Meeting

Get your dancing shoes on and bring your country-style shake to Optometry’s Meeting®, June 19-22, in Nashville, Tennessee. We’ve got a few reasons why Music City is the place for you to be this summer!



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Candidates announce 2024 election bids for AOA Board of Trustees

Eight doctors of optometry are vying for positions on the AOA Board of Trustees. Delegates representing AOA’s affiliate associations will cast their votes for trustees and officers at Optometry’s Meeting®, June 19-22, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Seeing the eclipse, and the AOA, everywhere

Ahead of this year’s total solar eclipse, the AOA and doctors of optometry jumped in early and often to educate the public about eye safety.

Optometric surgical procedures highlighted at this year’s Optometry’s Meeting®

Attendees will have a variety of optometric surgical courses and workshops available at this year’s Optometry’s Meeting® to bolster the capabilities of the professional and improve overall patient care.

Leading AI authority Tom Lawry to keynote Optometry’s Meeting®

Lawry has a distinguished background in implementing AI solutions to enhance patient care and optimize care delivery. Hear Lawry’s keynote at the AOA Experience: Opening Session, supported by Johnson & Johnson Vision, on June 19.

‘Change is the new status quo’

From advocacy to artificial intelligence, AOA members embrace and engage the curves ahead in 2024 for optometry at annual planning meeting.