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Review the Academy's updated Health and Safety Guidelines for Academy 2021 Boston, November 3-6, 2021.
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Health and Safety Guidelines for Academy 2021 Boston, November 3-6, 2021

The American Academy of Optometry is looking forward to reuniting with our Fellows and loyal attendees in Boston. We know many are eager to attend, network with colleagues, reunite with fellow alum, and share in the fellowship which is synonymous with the annual meeting. However, we also know others may be on the fence regarding registering and attending in person. With that in mind, the Board of Directors continues to meet, review, and discuss all safety protocols which will be implemented on-site:

Prior to attending the meeting, all registered attendees will be required to attest that they have either:

  1. Received a completed vaccine (completed means both doses plus the two-week “incubation period” following the second dose) and/or;

  2. Received a negative COVID-19 test within 72-hours prior to arriving at the annual meeting.

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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month 

The Academy is pleased to feature some of our Hispanic Fellows in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month. Please enjoy reading more about

Alexandra (Sandra) Benavente-Perez, MCOptom, PhD, FAAO

Sam Quintero, OD, FAAO 

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