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Is to improve the skills, knowledge and expertise of opticians through education, leadership and legislative representation for the visual wellbeing of the general public and the continuous growth and development of the profession of opticianry in Michigan.

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OAM Spring Convention

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APRIL 12th, 2019
CROWNE PLAZA - LANSING
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Vision of Hope Golf Outing

Join us for the 2019 Vision of Hope Golf Outing on June 30, 2019!

We are looking for Sponsors and Volunteers.

Please call Ron Witt (616)446-0337 for Information

Opticians Association of Michigan

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Opticians Association of Michigan
PO Box 4083
East Lansing, MI 48826
Phone: 877-297-1668
Fax: 517-515-7880
Email: Opticians Association of Michigan
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Welcome to The Opticians Association of Michigan!

Welcome to your best resource for helpful information regarding Opticianry in Michigan. If you are a consumer or a professional in the eyewear industry, you have come to the right place.

Check out our Public Service Announcement, the animated short “WHAT IS AN OPTICIAN?” that explains what is an optician is by clicking here.

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Attention all
OAM Members

If you are planning on going on a mission trip, the Opticians Association of Michigan is offering a $500 financial assistance grant.

"Click here" to download the application.

“We help those who help others”

Membership and Educational Changes

Imagine being PROUD of yourself and what you do.
Imagine having the POWER to make a difference.
Imagine being part of a PROFESSION that is progressing.

Stop Imagining---you are there!!

As an Optician you should be PROUD of the POWER you have to make a difference to people when you give them the gift of sight. Be PROUD of the PROGRESS we are making in our PROFESSION through KNOWLEDGE and EDUCATION.

In keeping with our belief in knowledge and education, the Opticians Association of Michigan has made some changes with our membership and educational seminars.

Starting in January our dues changed to $125 a year. With this, your membership will include a minimum of 4-hours of ABO education in the spring and 4-hours of ABO education in the fall at NO CHARGE to you. There will be an additional charge for our annual ABO review course, hands on classes and the MBCO test.

Whether you are an ABO certified optician or striving to become a certified optician we are hoping this new format will help to provide your educational needs.

SAVE THE DATES:
Spring Educational—Friday, April 12 2019
Fall Educational—Saturday, September 21 2019

Visit our website for details – www.theoam.org

If you are interested in either becoming a Board Member or serving on a committee of any of the following committee’s please contact President Sue Shire at sueshire.oam@gmail.com

List of Committee’s

Education/Seminar
Membership
Mission Grants
Newsletter
Social Media
State Rep

Any questions or concerns
517-331-3752

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