Your source for fresh news updated daily on topics ranging from clinical eye care to advocacy to practice management tips.

Interested in optometric clinical, scientific research?

Tap into the latest clinical conversations and case studies without ever leaving your practice: the 2024 ePoster Session is coming to AOA EyeLearn. How you can join.

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.

Maximize Your Membership

Access education, career resources and more, designed exclusively for AOA members.

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.

Cranking up the volume on this year’s educational opportunities at Optometry’s Meeting®

Optometry’s Meeting®, June 19-22, in Nashville, Tennessee, will offer a wide range of continuing education courses and professional development opportunities to help attendees expand their knowledge and critical skills, as well as grow their practices through improved patient care.

Unlocking opportunities: Why you should attend Optometry's Meeting® 2024

Registration is now open for Optometry’s Meeting®, June 19-22, in Nashville, Tennessee. Learn why Music City is the place to be for this year’s premiere optometric event!

AOA leaders resolute on advocacy priorities in 2024

Officers of the AOA Board of Trustees say they will continue to fight for reimbursement and coverage fairness, laser procedure authority in the Department of Veterans Affairs, practice success resources, full recognition of optometry and more.

Eye Deserve More highlights eye health at work and play

The AOA campaign shows breadth and depth of opportunities to engage with Americans across demographics, with creative outreach and insightful audience segments.