Who We Are
The American Academy of Optometry is an association of optometric professionals who strive to stay at the top of their field with like-minded colleagues and a commitment to promoting the art and science of vision care through lifelong learning.
Founded in 1947, the American Academy of Optometry Foundation is a nonprofit, philanthropic organization that develops and provides financial support for optometric research and education in vision and eye health to improve clinical patient care.
This site features the latest resources from a variety of industry partners including new products and services, research and academia, conferences and online education, and much more.
The authoritative source for current developments in optometry, visual optics, and eye & vision science. Academy Fellows and Candidates for Fellowship have complimentary access to the OVS Journal through the Members Dashboard.
Clinical Insights in Eyecare Journal
Learn more about the Academy’s new peer-reviewed online journal that publishes original case reports pertinent to clinical eye care. The inaugural issue is now available to view online.