California's congressional delegation joins bi-partisan call to stop FTC proposal

AOA and state associations, working jointly to convince the FTC to withdraw its costly contact lens signed acknowledgment proposal, have received another boost on Capitol Hill.Read more >

October 4, 2018

Decorative contact lenses can put a scare into Halloween

The AOA hopes to put a scare into retailers who illegally distribute corrective, novelty or bogus contact lenses in violation of federal law.Read more >

October 4, 2018

Tusculum denied optometry program by institutional accreditor, AOA spurs standards dialogue

AOA continues to advocate for high academic standards that will preserve the standard of excellence expected of optometry.Read more >

September 27, 2018

AOA members remember Sen. John McCain as an advocate for veterans’ eye and vision care

Arizona senator’s legacy to be celebrated by nation during upcoming ceremonies.Read more >

August 30, 2018

Opternative’s ‘doctor locator’ draws questions

Doctors continue to object to information being listed on Opternative website.Read more >

August 9, 2018

Summit heartens optometric research, elevates professional standard

Stakeholders align on strategies for bolstering optometric research.Read more >

July 19, 2018

AOA calls research summit, leads effort to expand and promote optometric research

Research Summit to encourage optometric dialogue with key federal agencies.Read more >

June 28, 2018

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