On the heels of the widely successful Optometry Summit and the RIOA's flagship NTG 2023 event, YORI leaders are seeking to continue the momentum with a fun, low- to no- cost young OD event. Thursday, May 25, 2023 was chosen after polling the Young OD community. Click here to learn more & to register!
The RIOA continues to builds off the momentum of the Summit and NTG programs. Join your collegues for a traditional RIOA CE Dinner! Space may be limited; register early and save!
Important and timely information for RIOA members.


DeSantis decision delivers historic win for Florida optometrists and patients

Florida governor’s veto of far-reaching “not-a-doctor/physician” bill marks a high-profile rejection of organized medicine’s effort to derail AOA/affiliates’ drive nationwide toward optometric scope expansion.

Co-managed care rife with success stories for patients, doctors

Consider these tips for continued success co-managing patients with other eye care professionals.

Constant presence: Alliance builds reputation for patient safety advocacy

Founded five years ago, the Health Care Alliance for Patient Safety (HCAPS) is making good on its mission to advocate for patient safety and protect the fundamental doctor-patient relationship. The alliance’s advocacy will be recognized with the AOA’s Apollo Award during a ceremony at the 2023 Optometry’s Meeting® June 21-24.

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As an RIOA/AOA member, you'll be supporting advocacy efforts that help advance and protect the profession. Plus, you'll get access to exclusive continuing education programs and clinical resources.


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