News & Updates

JoMO Volume 1 Issue 3

Please check out and share the latest issue of the Journal of Medical Optometry! The Journal of Medical Optometry (JoMO)

NAVAO Meeting 2023

The registration deadline has passed, thank you to everyone who will join us in New Orleans. This year's NAVAO Business Meeting and Reception will be Thursday, October 12  in conjunction with Academy 2023 New Orleans! Business Meeting Details: 7:00 PM, New Orleans...

NAVAO Elections

Please support your colleagues by voting! Polls will close August 31. Only members with active membership for 2023 will be able to vote (resident and clinical/research fellow members do not have voting privileges). Elected NAVAO positions have a two-term...

OD Salary Survey

Dear Residency Trained Optometrist, The objective of the NAVAO is to encourage and promote the best possible primary eye and vision care for our nation’s Veterans and to promote the education, training, professional growth, and welfare of optometric staff,...

Call To ODs RE: Florida’s “not-a-doctor” bill

To: Federal Service ODs who maintain FL licenses Re: Florida's "not-a-doctor" bill Florida Senate Bill 230 is on the Florida Governor's desk. If this bill becomes law, its negative effects on our profession will be far-reaching. What you can do: Call every day, Monday...

CAREERS Bill

The bipartisan VA clinician appreciation, recruitment, education, expansion, and retention support or CAREERS bill was introduced in the US Senate by Senator Tester (D-Mont) and Senator Boozman (R-Ark).  The goal of the bill is to bolster the recruitment and retention...