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To administer and protect the use of the member contact information by MOA and others

Privacy of MOA Member Contact Information

MOA respects the privacy of its member’s contact information, including e-mail addresses. This information is used by MOA to communicate with members on all aspects of MOA business activities and optometric profession information.

MOA uses member contact information for the following purposes:

• Distribution of MOA dues invoices and statements

• Distribution of MOA electronic and printed publications

• Distribution of notices of MOA events, product and services announcements and related marketing

• Distribution of electronic and printed publications, such as, event, product and service announcements and marketing conducted by the American Optometric Association and MOA local societies.

Sharing of member contact information

Additionally, the contact information is shared with American Optometric Association and MOA local societies to communicate with members on all aspects of the organizations business activities and related optometric profession information. MOA may share members’ contact information with other doctors of optometry, companies, sponsors, exhibitors, and MOA business partners in order to provide them an opportunity to offer products, services, or information that may be of interest. That sharing will be governed by MOA policy and contact information will not be shared with anyone if you so request.

Collection of personal information by offline and online methods:

• MOA collects personal information using offline methods, such as by postal mail, facsimile or phone, when you request information from MOA, purchase of goods and services from MOA, apply to become a member of MOA (or renew your membership) and other activities in which you participate with MOA. We may collect personal information about you from sources other than you, in connection with our providing goods and services to you.

• MOA collects personal information using online methods through the MOA websites by direct means and automatic means. By direct means, we collect personal information when you register on one or more of the sites or otherwise submit information electronically to us. If you are a MOA member at the time of registration, you will be asked to confirm the personal information in our membership records, including, for example, your name, postal address, email address, American Optometric Association member number, and California optometric license number. If you are not a MOA member at the time of registration, you will be asked to submit such personal information on our site registration page.

• We also collect personal information directly from you when you purchase or otherwise obtain or request goods and services online from MOA or its service providers through the MOA websites. You may also directly submit personal information about yourself when you participate in any of our online features, such as our forums or blogs, submit advertisements to our classified listing or comments to our MOA website, or engage in any email correspondence or other communications by means of the MOA websites.

MOA reserves the right to change this policy at any time. When changes are made they will be posted to the MOA website immediately.


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