Free AOA Publications
Published monthly, the AOA News is the profession's pre-eminent news publication. Its effective and intelligent layout allows you to stay up-to-date without wasting any of your valuable time.
The AOA News reports on AOA activities, meetings and seminars, federal and state legislation affecting optometry, government regulatory agencies, and people and other organizations within the profession.
The AOA News provides late-breaking information on all other areas of optometry as well as in-depth coverage of compelling industry-related issues, products, and business news. AOA members can also get the News in easy-to-read PDF format, searchable headlines, and past issues online at http://www.aoanews.org/.
Optometry: Journal of the American Optometric Association
Optometry: Journal of the American Optometric Association is distributed to over 34,000 AOA member optometrists, as well as independent subscribers throughout the world. The Journal objectively presents original research studies, results of independent study, and ongoing professional commentaries by and for optometrists and other professionals in medical and optometry-related fields. Optometry offers historical perspectives, current and topical case reports and clinical investigation, and timely and pertinent information of relevance to and for consideration and potential application by optometrists, professionals in related fields of health care, and the members of the Association. The Practice Strategies section of Optometry: Journal of the American Optometric Association is published to help AOA-member optometrists build successful practices, manage them more efficiently in today's health care environment, increase their business skills, and stay up-to-date on the latest trends in the business of health care. Practice Strategies covers practice management issues in depth and in detail, with a strong "how-to" emphasis. Practice Strategies draws on the knowledge of management experts within optometry, health care, and in other related fields, and values the diversity of opinion among them.
AOA Newsletter is a monthly e-Newsletter available to all AOA members. Delivering legislative news from the federal and state governments, developments in AOA benefits, industry news, and a calendar of optometric events, AOA Newsletter provides unmatched access to optometric news and events from one e-mail.