Join the Sports & Performance Vision Advocacy Network

Are you interested in helping AOA advocate for better Sports & Performance Vsion (SPV) policies, regulations, and laws (more info)?  Would you like to be listed in AOA's Doctor Locator as an optometrist with a special emphasis in Sports & Performance Vision (more info)? The SPV Committee provides strong leadership and expertise for AOA's advocacy initiatives, but the real change and services comes from the coordinated efforts of our members.

Joining AOA's Sports & Performance Advocacy Network (SPVAN) will not only keep you updated on AOA's SPV advocacy efforts and resources, but help AOA identify opportunities for you to get involved in promoting SPV on local, state, and Federal levels.

To join SPVAN, please mark "Sports & Performance Vision" as a a special emphasis on your AOA Profile (See instructions below) and complete the survey at the end of this page. Please note, optomery students may not be able to change their special emphasis on their profile; however, please still complete the survey below.

Click here for Step-by-step Instructions with Screenshots

  1. Using your AOA credentials, log into "My Profile"
  2. Select "Business and Find a Doctor info"
  3. Select "My Personal Profile"
  4. Select "Special Emphases"
  5. Select "Sports Vision"
  6. Select "Update" near the bottom of the screen
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