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AAOMC Membership

Open to any licensed professional who has an interest in Orthokeratology.
$325.00 / Year
Annual Membership
Become an AAOMC Member or Renew your current Membership with this option for one year from date of registration.

This includes: Doctors of Optometry and Ophthalmology, Opticians, Researchers and Educators.

Benefits of Membership:
Recognition - Membership in the Academy is the way colleagues, patients and the public can recognize your professional status, your commitment to the academy's aims and to the continuous development of your skills, knowledge and understanding. Membership is open to individuals, organizations and students.

Referral Network - As a member, you will be listed on our very own patient-visited Ortho-K website. This puts your name front and center for the many patients who are looking for an experienced professional in this specialty area. In addition, if one of your patients relocates, you can refer with confidence to an AAOMC member in the area knowing your patient will be seen by a doctor who stays on top of their field.

The Ortho-K Forum - Allows members to discuss topics relevant to the practice of Ortho-K from complex case reviews and feedback to brainstorming.

The Annual Meeting - Vision By Design – As a member of the AAOMC you will receive discounts on our annual meeting registration fees. Vision By Design presents cutting edge scientific research in the field of Ortho-K. Featuring world renowned speakers, the latest trends and research, intensive workshops, and a community eager to share it’s expertise.

Fellowship (FIAO) - The opportunity to pursue Fellowship status. A Fellow is someone whom the Academy has recognized as having made a significant contribution to the practice of Orthokeratology. This prestigious award is an acknowledgment of commitment to the profession, experience and accomplishments.

International Support - Not only are you joining your fellow Orthokeratologists throughout the US, you will also become a part of the global Ortho-K community through the IAO (International Academy of Orthokeratology).

Student Membership

Open to any current student or new graduate (within one year of graduation).
$25.00 / Year
Annual Membership
Become an AAOMC Student Member or Renew your current Membership with this option for one year from date of registration.

Student Membership qualifies for students who have an interest in the specialty of Orthokeratology (Ortho-K). This includes students of Optometry, Ophthalmology and Opticians.

Benefits:
Access to the AAOMC forum and networking with members.
Access to Student Admission to AAOMC sponsored events and meetings.
The opportunity to pursue Mentee status upon full membership.

Student Membership is not a voting membership. Student Members may not hold office within the AAOMC. Student Membership does not grant doctor/office listing.