Foundation announces 2020 inductees into the National Optometry Hall of Fame

For 22 years, the National Optometry Hall of Fame has recognized and honored doctors of optometry who have made significant and enduring contributions to the optometric profession.Read more >

March 23, 2020

Diabetes Alert Day: AOA provides essential clinical resource for doctors of optometry

Guideline contains 31 recommended actions to enhance care of patients with diabetes.Read more >

March 20, 2020

AOA mobilizes for doctors in national response to pandemic

Members asked to call their senators and get their backing for relief for frontline optometric practices.Read more >

March 19, 2020

AOA assembles industry leaders to set future guidance for telehealth services

Industry leaders presented in March to new AOA Telehealth Council.Read more >

March 18, 2020

Candidates announce bids for 2020 Board of Trustees elections

Optometry’s Meeting®, June 24-28, in National Harbor, Maryland/Washington, D.C., is getting closer, and so is the AOA Board of Trustees election. Familiarize yourself with board incumbents and newcomers.Read more >

March 16, 2020

Congress’ COVID-19 relief package recognizes optometry’s physician role

Doctors of optometry can now take advantage of an AOA-won concession to provide Medicare beneficiaries telehealth services amidst COVID-19 concerns. Read more >

March 11, 2020