The mission of the Alberta Association of Optometrists (AAO) is to promote excellence in the practice of optometry, to enhance public recognition of optometry as the primary vision care provider in Alberta, and to advance the interests of the profession.
- AAO promotes optometry and eye health care through advocacy.
- AAO encourages and facilitates optometrists to practice to the highest level of their education.
- AAO provides valuable support and leadership to its members in all modes of practice.
- AAO engages in clear and effective communication with members, stakeholders and the public.
- The AAO offers many resources for the public to educate and inform about Optometry and eye health issues.