Armed Forces Optometric Society (AFOS) Annual Meeting

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The Armed Forces Optometric Society (AFOS) will be holding its annual AFOS/AAO Meeting prior to the Academy 2018 San Antonio program beginning the evening of Monday, November 5th and running all day Tuesday, November 6, 2018. This event includes a full day of continuing education designed for optometrists in federal service optometry (Air Force, Army, Navy, Veterans Affairs, Public Health and Indian Health Services). Service-specific breakout sessions allow optometrists to meet with their specific service leaders and to discuss current issues facing their specific branch. Additionally, there will be opportunities for attendees to interact with fellow federal service optometrists and colleagues such as at the evening Awards Reception. Attend the AFOS meeting for excellent continuing education, camaraderie, an innovative exhibit hall, and much more. AFOS welcomes all interested in federal service optometry to attend. For more information visit the AFOS website at

Attention AFOS Members!

The Academy is pleased to partner with AFOS to offer bundled registration for both the Academy
and the AFOS meetings (Fellowship Banquet tickets not included).
AFOS Rates

Optometric Glaucoma Society (OGS)

The Joint symposium of the Optometric Glaucoma Society and American Academy of Optometry at the Academy’s annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas, this year will provide some insights into a spectrum of topics from the etiology to management of glaucoma. The symposium will provide attendees with two hours of continuing education credits. The speakers include Dr. Arthur Sit, Mayo clinic, Rochester, Minnesota; Dr. Robert Feldman, University of Texas McGovern Medical School, Houston, Texas; and Dr. Jay Katz, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Further details of the program will be posted on the Optometric Glaucoma Society website.