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AOA inducts Loomis as president

AOA inducts Loomis as president
July 1, 2015

SEATTLE – Steven A. Loomis, OD, assumed the presidency of the American Optometric Association here at Optometry’s Meeting

Among a number of challenges and responsibilities today’s optometrist faces, Loomis, who resides in Colorado, pointed to an “unprecedented demand” for eye care in his address to the AOA House of Delegates.

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