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Ounce of prevention when facing gallons of trouble

“Average” hurricane season predictions shouldn’t be overlooked—up to four major hurricanes could threaten the U.S. this year. Here’s how coastal doctors of optometry can prepare now.Read more >

May 23, 2019

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AOA is ‘always on’ its media game

May 22, 2019

Optometry’s outsized public awareness, media impact a testament to our message. Read more >

Help patients’ summers go swimmingly

May 20, 2019

The CDC’s Healthy and Safe Swimming Week, May 20-26, reminds Americans how to prevent illness and injury during this summer pastime. Here’s how doctors of optometry can reinforce eye safety. Read more >

West Virginia doctor of optometry named Sullins Award winner

May 16, 2019

Martin Carpenter, O.D., of West Virginia, to be recognized with the 2019 Dr. W. David Sullins Jr. InfantSEE® Award. Read more about what energizes Dr. Carpenter to provide pediatric vision care. Read more >

Longtime AOA leader leaves legacy

May 13, 2019

It is with great sadness that the AOA notes the passing of Beth Kneib, O.D., 62, on May 8, 2019. A longtime AOA leader and volunteer, Dr. Kneib is remembered for an enduring passion toward her work, family and her colleagues. Read more >

3 reasons Optometry’s Meeting® is the place to be

May 13, 2019

Optometry’s Meeting is your chance to make a positive impact on your career and the profession. Here’s what you can expect from the profession’s premier meeting in St. Louis. Read more >

Three siblings follow mother and grandfather into profession of optometry

May 8, 2019

In celebration of Mother’s Day, optometric family shares their experiences. Read more >