We are pleased to announce that the NAVAO will is now connected with Facebook. Join the NAVAO group for NAVAO website updates announcements and more! Twitter feeds are also now live!
NAVAO is pleased to offer text alerts for all of its members! If you would like to sign up, we will text you with important reminders such as membership dues, annual banquet information, and new posts.
The NAVAO is offering ten, $350 scholarships* for use at the American Academy of Optometry available by application to current, active Resident NAVAO members! Residents may register for membership at www.navao.org. Resident membership is $25 and expires July 1, 2018. To apply for the scholarship, the 2017-2018 VA resident should submit a current Curriculum Vitae […]
Save the date! This year’s NAVAO business meeting and reception will be held Thursday October 12 starting at 7:15 pm at the Palmer House Hotel in conjunction with the American Academy of Optometry meeting in Chicago. Registration and further details to follow in the next couple months.
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Ocular Photography Contest Open Through July 15 The Academy’s Comprehensive Eye Care Section invites participation in this year’s Ocular Photography Contest. The contest will close at midnight CST on July 15, with the winners being announced by August 15, 2017. The grand prize winner from each category will receive complimentary registration to Academy 2017 […]
Nominations are now being accepted for the following 2017 AFOS Awards: Service-specific OD of the Year* Service-specific Junior OD of the Year** Reserve OD of the Year COL Bzdula AFOS Student Award ORION Award Award nominations due July 1, 2017. The presentation of the awards will take place at the AFOS meeting prior to AAO in […]
The call for nominations for the 2017 Vision Care Section (VCS) Awards at the American Public Health Association (APHA) is now open. Each year the APHA-VCS recognizes influential research and service in the eye care field. Attached you will find the nomination forms for our section awards. Please contact Award Chairs Pat Segu and Chiu-Fang Chou […]
The Honorable David J. Shulkin, MD Secretary of Veterans Affairs U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Dear Mr. Secretary: The National Association of VA Optometrists (NAVAO) represents the optometrists on the medical staff of VA facilities providing eye care to the nation’s Veterans. The NAVAO mission of providing optimal eye and vision care to Veterans […]
2017 AMSUS Award Nominations AMSUS acknowledges the abilities of many outstanding federal healthcare individuals each year through the distinguished Awards Program. So many individuals do outstanding work in their fields, yet are never recognized publicly for that work. If you know of someone who should receive recognition, please make time to submit a nomination. Nominations […]
Intraocular Pressure in Glaucoma Submission window: May 1, 2017 to July 31, 2017 Publication date: January 2018 Topics targeted for this issue include: Advances in anterior segment imaging emphasizing the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of glaucoma Novel drug mechanisms and advances in sustained-release medications for IOP control Advances in IOP measurement, including continuous monitoring, diurnal […]
Major Changes Implemented to VHA Employee Conference Attendance Process – follow the link for details: VA Optometry Service News