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Ready for summer camp? Camp nurses and doctors of optometry offer their tips for safe fun

June 19, 2018

About 14 million children and adults attend camps annually in the U.S. Read More >

AOA alerts Facebook to Opternative violation, requests ads removed

June 18, 2018

FDA faulted Opternative for marketing device without prior clearance, approval. Read More >

Passing the baton

June 18, 2018

The opportunities for the profession have never been clearer. Read More >

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The ALOA's mission is to advance the profession of optometry through education, professional development and public policy advocacy. The ALOA is the only voice that speaks for optometry in Alabama and the only force that works to ensure that optometrists can provide primary eye care services.

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The practice of optometry in the state of Alabama is governed at its core by the Optometry Practices Act. This legislation defines regulations, requirements, and scope of practice for optometry in Alabama. The ALOA maintains a copy of this law available online in its entirety.

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ALOA Summer Conference 2018

July 13, 2018

The Henderson ResortRead more >

ALOA Convention 2018

November 2, 2018

The Hyatt RegencyRead more >