Membership Benefits

Why Should I Belong?

CLCS Speaks to and Educates on Your Behalf:

Governmental agencies
State legislative action groups
AOA optometrists
Contact lens educators
Other health care providers

Increase Your Professional Skills Through:

Annual AOA Optometry's Meeting® CE
Availability of resource materials and information
Timely clinical alerts on subjects such as AIDS, Fusarium keratitis, Acanthamoeba keratitis, and bacterial keratitis

  • Peer Recognition Through:

Participation in continuing education activities
Involvement in committee activities
Publication of clinical papers
Opportunities for leadership experience

CLCS Activities: 

Voice to the Federal Agencies including FDA, FTC and CDC:
Providing contact lens expertise from the physician's perspective to federal agencies.
Created for our patients to find answers.  The website houses the 50 most commonly asked questions regarding contact lenses, with referenced responses.  It is a great resource for patients, practitioners and the media.  There is an option to submit question not listed.  Over 4000 unique visitors in first quarter of 2013 alone.

Anterior Segment Catalog: A library of peer reviewed images of various anterior segment condition. We continue to build content with your help -

Please submit photos to www.