Alerts, recalls and updates

AOA comments on CDC’s Proposed Study on Traumatic Brain Injury Disparities in Rural Areas

August 07, 2018

On August 6, 2018, the AOA submitted a comment letter in response to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Proposed Study on Traumatic Brain Injury Disparities in Rural Areas. Read more

AOA Releases Concussion Fact Sheet

August 06, 2018

The fact sheet is designed to help patients understand the role of optometry in concussion diagnoses, management, and care.  Read more

Please Join us for the Sports & Performance Vision Forum (6/21/18 @ 1-3:30pm)

March 01, 2018

Join us for AOA's Sports & Performance Vision Forum during 2018 Optometry's Meeting.  Read more

SPV Student Award

March 01, 2018

The SPV Committee is establishing the SPV Student Award. Six students who have shown exceptional commitment to vision rehab will be selected to present their SPV activities at the Forum and participate in AOA+'s Pop-up Sessions, Leadership Link, and Leadership Society. Awardees will receive partial reimbursement after successfully participating in the Forum and AOA+ activities at 2018 OM. Read more

SPV Student Kit

January 31, 2018

Sports & Performance Vision (SPV) Committee is releasing the SPV Student Kits and publishing the written material as a resource for all AOA members. Read more

AOA comments on CDC’s pediatric mTBI Guidelines and Review

November 29, 2017

The AOA submitted comments on CDC guidelines for mTBI detection and management for children. Read more

New SPV "Find a Doctor" Search Feature

August 24, 2017

Doctors of Optometry with a Sports Vision emphasis are now searchable using AOA's Find a Doctor tool. Read more

Announcing SPVC and SPVAN

January 11, 2017

Announcing the the Sports & Performance Vision Committee (SPVC) and the Sports & Performance Vision Advacacy Network (SPVAN). Read more