The convention will take place Oct 2-5, 2014 at the University Plaza hotel and Convention Center in Springfield, MO Block rooms are available. Current speakers include Ben Gaddie, OD, Kia Elder-McGee, OD, Jeffry Gerson, OD, Sally Bodenhamer, OD and the Missouri Eye Institute doctors for the OD program. A returning favorite for the paras, Sharon Carter will be back! Joining Sharon will be Susan Lake, OD, Emily Thomas, OD and Cassidy Obermark, OD. On Sunday, the paras are invited to join the OD for Dr. Gerson’s courses. For more information please visit the MOA website. http://www.