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.
VA Optometry Service Conference Call Minutes 5-19-17 Open Optometry Positions VHA Directive 7715 Safety and Health During Construction 4-6-17 VHA Directive 7701 Comprehensive Occupational Safety and Health Program 5-5-17 VHA Directive 1303 Evaulation Protocol for Vets w Potential Exposure to Depleted Uranium 4-6-17 VHA Directive 1184 Screening-Eval of TBI in OEF OIF OND Vets 4-6-17 […]
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
Visit the VA Optometry HQ Service Announcements page for the latest news and announcements in VA optometry.
Our Spring 2017 Newsletter is now available! We hope you will find it useful and informative! Log in and click here to view it.
The annual NAVAO meeting and reception was held at the Hilton Anaheim in conjunction with the American Academy of Optometry meeting in Anaheim, CA. Photos from the event will be available to members soon! Thank you to everyone who attended. We hope to see you in Chicago next year.