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Young Eye Surgeons (YES)

Who is a part of YES?

Every ASCRS member or non-member, domestic or international, who belongs to any of the following categories within anterior segment surgery:

 

  • Resident
  • Fellow
  • First 5 years of practice

 

ASCRS aims to engage with young ophthalmologists in a meaningful way through content targeted directly to the young eye surgeon knowledge level, such as the YES program at the Combined Ophthalmic Symposium, the YES Advanced Cataract Training program, specific programming for young eye surgeons at the 2019 ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting. With Webinars run by the YES Clinical Committee, Online Learning CME Modules, Peer-Reviewed Clinical Reports and more. For more information about YES benefits and opportunities, contact ASCRS via email or by phone (703) 591-2220. .

YES Membership Learn and Earn Down Program

YES Members in their final year of Residency or Fellowship and in their first 3 years of practice are able to earn dollars off their membership dues by participating with ASCRS and YES!

  • Young Physician 1st Year $100
  • Young Physician 2nd Year $200
  • Young Physician 3rd Year $300
  • Young Physician 4th Year $495
  • Young Physician 5th Year $495

These membership dues can be earned down by participating in the following ways:

Membership as a Resident or Fellow 20
ASCRS Annual Meeting Attendance 75
ASCRS Subspecialty Day Attendance 25
YES Advanced Cataract Training Attendance 50
Combined Ophthalmic Symposium Attendance 50
Legislative Fly-In 50
Complete the ASCRS Clinical Survey  10

Please  Carrie Braden, with questions.

ASCRS/YES Legislative Fly-In Scholarship

ASCRS YES members are encouraged to apply for the Legislative Fly-In Scholarship for the opportunity to travel to Washington, DC to learn about policy issues affecting ophthalmology and meet directly with their members of Congress. View images from the 2016 Legislative Fly-In.

ASCRS is committed to providing free education to residents and fellows across the country. Check back here for information on upcoming meeting and programs specifically for residents and fellows.



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Check out testimonials from attendees of the YES Advanced Cataract Training meeting, a specialized educational offering designed for ophthalmology residents, fellows and surgeons in their first five years of practice.

YES Resources

Residents and Fellows

Did you know that ASCRS membership is FREE for domestic residents/fellows? Apply Now to receive valuable member benefits.

ASCRS is committed to providing free education to residents and fellows across the country. Check back here for information on upcoming meeting and programs specifically for residents and fellows.