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49th Annual NOA Convention

Convention Details

Registration

 

Hotel Information

 

 

The convention

The National Convention is an annual gathering of NOA and NOSA members from across the globe. The convention features continuing education courses, personal development courses, an exhibit hall and a variety of social and entertainment activities. This year’s National Convention will be held in beautiful Tigard, Oregon.

 

Photo of the 48th Annual NOA Convention

 

Annual Service Project

With every National Convention the NOA’s organizes a vision screening that takes place one day before the convention to benefit a local under-served community in the city where the National Convention is held. Each year NOSA members join the Annual Service Project to provide needed eyecare to local communities.

 

 

The Student Experience

The NOA Convention offers one of the best student experiences of any optometric conference. There is a dedicated student program called NOSA Track which offers a comprehensive mix of professional networking, personal development, clinical education along with many fun social activities.

PPhoto of NOSA students at the 2016 National Convention

 

Student Awards

Each year, the NOA and NOSA recognize NOSA members who go above and beyond to answer the call to serve. This recognition is accompanied with financial support in the form of scholarships and grants. In 2016 the NOA and NOSA awarded over $30,000 in scholarships and grants to deserving students.

picture of 2016 NOA Scholarship Winners

 

National Convention Gallery

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