Optometry's Meeting® |  Optometry's Career Center® |  AOA News | 
About the RIOA| Doctors| Paraoptometrics

Eye Health Topics

News from the AOA

Optometrists: Doctors on the Frontline
of Eye and Vision Care

Doctors of optometry (ODs) are the primary health care professionals for the eye. Optometrists examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases, injuries, and disorders of the visual system, the eye, and associated structures as well as identify related systemic conditions affecting the eye.

Public Health

Community Health Centers – partnering with the National Association of Community Health Centers, the AOA is working to improve access to center eye and vision care services.

InfantSEE®InfantSEE® – affords a one-time, comprehensive eye assessment at no cost for infants in their first years of life.

Vision USAVISION USA – helps low-income, uninsured people and their families by providing basic eye health and vision care services free of charge.

Optometric Disaster Relief Fund – offers optometrists financial assistance for damages incurred from natural disasters.

News, Quick Links & More!

2018 Winter CE & Rolling up the Sleeves General Membership Meeting
January 31, 2018
Capital Grille, Providence RI
Register Here >>

The RIOA's Nose to the Grindstone CE program is set for March 3-4, 2018Click here for an update on our speaker list!

Additional details to follow.  Please save the date !

Remember to shoot for 15! Take 15 hours of RIOA CE and get $150 credit in 2019!

Click here to access the 2018 CE Calendar.


For Doctors

For Doctors of Optometry more >>

Medical Missionaries

For Paraoptometrics

For Paraoptometrics more >>