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13 students picked for National Liaison roles

The American Optometric Student Association, the national organization for optometry students, has named student liaisons to 13 national optometry organizations.  “The AOSA has a forty-year tradition of leadership in optometric education, and the National Liaisons serve an important role in ensuring optometry students have the opportunity to be involved and make a broad impact across

AOSA elects new officers

At the American Optometric Student Association Board of Trustees meeting just concluded in Dallas, four officers representing the Association’s Executive Council were elected: Devin Sasser, a third-year student at University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry, was elected president of the 6,400-member association.  Sasser’s hometown is Dallas, TX, and he holds a biology degree from Xavier