News

IOA Announces 2020 Award Winners

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

The IOA announced the 2020 award winners. The Optometrist of the Year is Dr. Robert Kirkpatrick, Madison, Indiana, and the President’s Citation - Young Optometrist of the Year is Dr. Jennifer Johnson, Northwest Indiana.

IOA Inducts New Board Officers in April

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Dr. Damon Dierker who practices at Eye Surgeons of Indiana was elected president of the Indiana Optometric Association.

Optometry License Renewal Extension UPDATE

Monday, May 11, 2020

Governor Eric Holcomb, in Executive Order 20-27 issued May 8, 2020, extended the expiration date of any state agency-issued license, including occupation and professional licenses, to June 4, 2020. The previous extension was through May 22, 2020.

May 6 Webinar - Indiana Businesses: Are You Ready? Preparing Your Organization's Mandatory Safety Plan by the May 11 Deadline

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Law firm Krieg DeVault is offering a webinar on May 6 from 1-2 pm EDT titled "Indiana Businesses: Are You Ready? Preparing Your Organization's Mandatory Safety Plan." Register here.

IOA Submits Guidelines for Reopening Optometry Practices to Governor Holcomb

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

View the IOA Guidelines for screening, physical distancing, infection control practices and protective measures to safely reopen optometry practices, as well as the slides for recent IOA webinars which provided further discussion on these issues.

IOA Delegates Elect Board of Trustees and Officers

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Announcing the 2020-2021 Board of Trustees and Officers

AOA/IOA Issue a Two Month Dues Waiver

Friday, March 27, 2020

In an effort to assist IOA members during this time of uncertainty, the IOA Board voted unanimously to waive IOA dues for two months. The dues waiver will take effect immediately and apply for the months of April and May. The AOA has also notified members of immediate dues relief, waiving all dues for two months for all members.

AOA COVID Relief Webinar

Thursday, March 26, 2020

AOA is hosting a COVID-19 relief webinar on Tuesday, March 31 at 9 pm ET. During the session, AOA experts will provide doctors of optometry with an update on new changes for Sick Leave and Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) requirements as well as review financial support details resulting from this week’s historic stimulus package. Register in advance for this webinar here.

Displaying 1 through 8 of 57