In May 2017, 25 Optometry Students traveled to Tanzania to care for the vision of others. A first-time collaboration between OneSight and the AOSA, students share their experiences. Based on the success of the program, look for the program to expand for 2018.
The AOSA has awarded its Merit Award to Tanya Ray of Optometry Giving Sight. The award is given in recognition of exceptional and steadfast support of the AOSA. The award is usually presented during the AOSA General Session at Optometry’s Meeting. However, Ms. Ray had welcomed daughter Parker into the world earlier in the week
Luxottica and the American Optometric Student Association (AOSA) have partnered to provide Optometry students the opportunity of a lifetime. Lack of access to vision care and glasses is a global health issue affecting 1 in 7 people worldwide. This spring, 25 select Optometry students will travel to Tanzania to experience the global vision crisis firsthand
The AOSA, NOSA and Luxottica team up to send 25 OD students to Africa to help the world see with OneSight! “I am extremely excited to announce a new partnership with Luxottica, a global leader in eyewear and eye care, and OneSight, a leading global non-profit organization,” said Erick Henderson, AOSA president. “Many optometry students have