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2022 Professional Development Education Events!

The February 26-27, 2022, event location has been changed to:


Marriott Cincinnati North
6189 Muhlhauser Road
West Chester, Ohio 45069-4842
(513) 874-7335


Brandywine Country Club – March 5-6, 2022
6904 Salisbury Rd
Maumee, Ohio 43537
(419) 865-2393


Hilton Garden Inn – March 19-20,2022
8971 Wilcox Dr.
Twinsberg, Ohio 44087
(330) 405-4488


Coming soon

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Thank You 2021 Partners For Your Generous Support of OAO

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Corporate Membership. Does not include individual members.
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Online Continuing Education Courses

OAO members receive a 20% discount on more than 100 online courses offering Ohio continuing education credit through Quantum Optical.

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What is an optician?

Learn more about what an optician is, as well as the difference between an Optician, Optometrist, and Ophthalmologist.

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