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2017 NAVAO Meeting

2017 NAVAO Meeting

Registration for the NAVAO meeting is now closed.  We look forward to seeing everyone in Chicago!  Safe travels. NAVAO Business Meeting Palmer House Hilton, State Ballroom 4th floor. 7:15-8:15. NAVAO Reception/meeting Palmer House Hilton, Grand Ballroom 4th floor. 8:15 – end.

NAVAO Scholarship

NAVAO Scholarship

The submission period for the 2017 NAVAO Scholarship* is now closed. Recipients of the scholarship have been notified. Recipients must be present at the NAVAO meeting/reception to receive their scholarship. Thank you to all of the applicants! Scholarship questions should be directed to scholarshipapps@navao.org. *Scholarship funding is provided by IET (International Engineering Technology) Foundation

2017 Mark Wolcott Awards for Clinical Excellence

2017 Mark Wolcott Awards for Clinical Excellence

Please see attached VHA Notice 2017-55 announcing the acceptance of nominations for the 2017 Mark Wolcott Awards for Clinical Excellence. The nomination package is due no later than September 29, 2017. Inquiries regarding this award may be directed to Helene Reitman at 484-889-6415 or helene.reitman@va.gov. VHA Notice 2017-55 Mark Wolcott Awards for Clinical Excellence 8-16-17

OVS Call for Papers

OVS Call for Papers

CALL FOR PAPERS                                                                                            Assistive Technology in Vision Impairment Submission window:     October 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 Publication date:            Summer 2018 There are a number of exciting recent technological innovations designed and adapted for assisting those with visual impairment. These innovations span the use of social media, mobile phones, discoveries in regenerative medicine, biosensorRead more about OVS Call for Papers[…]

NAVAO Response to Dr. Shulkin

NAVAO Response to Dr. Shulkin

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 VeteransRead more about NAVAO Response to Dr. Shulkin[…]