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Established in 1926, the Opticians Association of America (OAA) is the only national organization representing opticinary's business, professional, educational, legislative and regulatory interests.

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This season, frames are all about vintage styling, luxe details and updated looks. With plenty of styles to choose from - including dramatic cat-eye, classic round and Clubmaster-inspired shapes - there is something for everyone to enjoy this fall.

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OAA provides our members several avenues of assitance: promoting the industry as a whole; creating opportunities to assist you in making new industry contacts; strengthening your existing business relationships and keeping you abreast of current conditions and advances within the industry.

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Opticianry Public Service Announcement

Marketing the Profession of Opticianry is important to all opticians across the country.

Please use this "free" PSA to elevate our profession. Click Here



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Show Your Pride in Opticianry

OAA has set up an easy way for you to get your hands on quality clothing with the new “Opticians: Helping America See” logo. Order your favorite style, color and size, then click on the “add logo” button the Opticianry logo will appear. Order Today at

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Your Vision and Ours

Advancing America's Opticians

OAA is now accepting nominations for the Board of Directors

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2018 OAA State Leadership Conference

February 8 - 10, 2018

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Charleston - Historic District

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Professional Development

Professional Resource Center

OAA Career Center

ABO Certification Book

Online Education