Optometry’s Meeting® 2020 canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic

Attendees’ health, safety—and that of their families and patients—the top priority as Optometry’s Meeting® canceled; AOA weighs reconfigured House of Delegates and education.Read more >

April 9, 2020

Self-care in times of crisis

CDC and doctors offer up tips for coping during challenging times.Read more >

April 8, 2020

New cigarette labels graphically depict smoking, cataracts link

Starting in 2021, cigarette packaging and ads will include graphic warnings depicting smoking’s health consequences, including the blinding condition that the AOA emphasized in FDA comments.Read more >

April 3, 2020

AOA doctors are delivering crisis care and easing strain on hospitals

Frontline primary eye care providers are finding unusual ways to deliver care.Read more >

April 2, 2020

AOA presses vision plans to ease burdens on doctors and patients during COVID-19 emergency

Citing CDC and CMS guidance to postpone nonessential care, the AOA requested NAVCP and member plans allow additional flexibility and considerations for patients and doctors.Read more >

March 31, 2020

Atropine 0.05% over 0.01% in myopia control: study

Considering myopia control options for your patients? Find out what the latest clinical literature says about the available management strategies.Read more >

March 30, 2020