American Academy of Optometry (AAO)

Orlando,  FL 
United States
  • Booth: 1725

Become a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (FAAO)

The American Academy of Optometry (AAO) enhances excellence in optometric practice by fostering research and disseminating knowledge in vision science through its journal, Optometry and Vision Science, and the continuing education presented at its annual meeting. Fellows of the Academy are committed to the premise that learning is a lifelong obligation of a professional, as is the commitment to expand the profession’s knowledge base through ongoing fellowship and exchange.

Did you know that 87% of Fellows of the Academy examine patients? The Academy is not just for professors! Fellows of the Academy include optometrists, scientists, educators, administrators, and editors. Submit your Candidacy for Fellowship application during the meeting and we will waive the application fee. That’s a savings of $60!

The next annual meeting of the Academy will be November 7-10, 2018 in San Antonio, TX. For more information, visit:

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Exhibit questions please contact: Becca Calder