The College of Optometrists in Vision Development is launching a new online member benefit! Our new Connect With Your State function will help you to connect, engage and collaborate with other members in your state. At this time, the online benefit is available to US Members Only, but stay tuned, as international access is in the works!

Our new Connect with your State feature will allow for a space to collaborate and engage with your COVD peers and community in your state. Use this space to share resources, provide state specific topics and guidance and MORE! And the best part? As a COVD member with a profile, you are ready to start connecting now!

Not a member of COVD? Want to join COVD for access to this feature and more? Join Now!

Here’s How To Get Started

To access your state group now, simply login to your account at

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Complete the login process – New Members will Join COVD prior to accessing this function

Navigate to Member Benefits

Scroll down to “Connect With Your State”

Click on your Home State

Click “Join Group”

Once you’re logged in, feel free to explore! You can post messages, search the directory, view the calendar, or add to the photo gallery!

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