Below is a catalogue advocacy updates, including current funding conditions and national health observances and any associated efforts. Select each update to read more.

July 2019

  • July is Dry Eye Awareness Month

June 2019

  • House passes FY2020 Minibus Funding Bill with NIH/NEI funding
  • ARVO represented at meeting with U.S. Surgeon General to advance vision and eye health

ARVO frequently communicates its position on various science policy issues via public statements, letters and testimony to Congress and regulatory agencies.