2024 grant application open: A chance for pre-optometry students to offset the costs of application process.
Calling all optometry students/residents! Are you a history buff? Apply for a chance to win a cash prize!
Registration is open for our race at Optometry's Meeting on June 22, 2024 in Nashville, Tennessee.

New 'Golden Opportunity Award'

New 'Golden Opportunity Award' Offers Unprecedented Opportunity for Optometrists

Standing strong so others can rest from trauma, disasters

Optometry’s Fund for Disaster Relief eases the burden of those impacted by catastrophes.

Call for National Pediatric Eye Health and Vision Mobilization

December 5, 2023 --With 170,000 Assessments since 2005, InfantSEE Begins to Build Priorities for 2024 to Further Expand Access to Care Alongside American Optometric Association

Leading AI authority Tom Lawry to keynote Optometry’s Meeting®

Lawry has a distinguished background in implementing AI solutions to enhance patient care and optimize care delivery. Hear Lawry’s keynote at the AOA Experience: Opening Session, supported by Johnson & Johnson Vision, on June 19.

Link between eye examinations and fall prevention in older adults

📽️ Comprehensive eye examinations are among the chief ways of preventing potentially deadly falls in adults 65 years and older, according to the American Public Health Association’s (APHA’s) newly released policy statement. For many people at risk of falling, an annual eye examination could be a lifesaver, the APHA statement says.

Honoring Charlotte Ferris’ dedication to optometry

A long-time AOA staffer, Charlotte’s dedication to the association was palpable in everything she did. The AOA sends condolences and thanks to the Ferris family for their years of service.

June 22, 2024
2024 Optometry Cares 5K
Shelby Bottoms Greenway and Nature Area