COVID-19 Information

Please review this information from the American Optometric Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology and the CDC regarding COVID-19: Guidance for VA outpatient care can be found on the Optometry HQ Announcements Page (updated 04/01/20) NAVAO aligns with and supports COVID-19 guidance recommended by the CDC, AOA and AAO. FEMA has created a page to combat rumors about COVID-19.   From the AOA: AOA guidance to doctors of optometry on the CDC March 17 announcement on coronavirus/COVID-19 Read more…

NAVAO Constitution

The NAVAO Constitution has been amended to reflect changes to the Constitution Article IV, Section IV (Newsletter requirements) and By-laws Article I Section1 and Article II (Retired VA Optometrists Membership) as voted on by the membership present at the NAVAO business meeting.

American Public Health Association Vision Care Section Awards Submission Deadline – 5/31/2019

The American Public Health Association Vision Care Section Awards Committee is now accepting nominations for the following 2019 APHA VCS Awards which will be presented at the 147th APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition, November 2-6 in Philadelphia. Distinguished Service Award and Distinguished Student Service Award: These two awards are the highest honor the VCS can bestow and is presented to a person, institution, or group who has made an outstanding or demonstrated continual high-quality service Read more…