You are here


Symposium Spotlight: Common Dilemmas in Corneal and Cataract Refractive Surgery

How would you handle some of the common issues encountered during corneal and refractive surgery? Find out in the exciting and interactive Common Dilemmas in Corneal and Cataract Refractive Surgery: What Would You Do? Symposium, Sunday, May 7, 1 – 2:30 p.m. during the 2017 ASCRS•ASOA Symposium & Congress in Los Angeles. This symposium is pre-approved to qualify for ABO Self-Assessment CME (SACME) credit.

“Boost” Your Ophthalmology Business Knowledge at the 2017 Annual Meeting

Detailed program information is now available for ASOA’s BOOST: Business of Ophthalmology Standards courses, being held at the ASCRS•ASOA Symposium & Congress in Los Angeles.

The BOOST educational track is a selection of ASOA CME-designated courses that provide physicians with essential business education to maximize practice efficiency.

BOOST courses focus on business topics of interest and value to physicians, including:

Symposium Spotlight: Different Treatment Approaches from Both Sides of the World

No two patient cases are the same and approaches to treatment differ just as much. This is even more apparent when comparing ophthalmology treatment in Eastern and Western medicine.

Learn about these different approaches to various cases by attending the East Meets West Symposium, Monday, May 8, 1 – 2:30 p.m. during the 2017 ASCRS•ASOA Symposium & Congress in Los Angeles.

Complicated and Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery Video Symposium

Complications and challenging cases can be encountered in the field of ophthalmology and cataract surgery. Learn about new and innovative ways to handle those cases by attending the Complicated and Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery Video Symposium, Monday, May 8, 8 – 9:30 a.m. during the 2017 ASCRS•ASOA Annual Meeting in Los Angeles.

Register Now for the ASOA Workshops and Gain Specialized Training

Register today for the highly-popular ASOA workshops, which will be held on Friday, May 5, at the 2017 ASCRS•ASOA Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, CA. ASOA workshops offer specialized hands-on training and conditioning designed to enhance your leadership skills, improve your confidence and broaden your career opportunities. The ASOA Workshops include:

Join Renowned Experts for Symposium Titled Off-Label Drugs for Anterior Segment Surgery: What Can I Use and How Can I Stay Out of Trouble?

What are our options for cataract surgical antibiotic prophylaxis and what limits them? How do I know if a compounding pharmacy’s products are safe? Hear what experts, including the FDA’s director for ophthalmic drug product review, have to say about the regulatory, approval and access issues involving off-label drugs and compounding pharmacies.

The access to and use of off-label drugs in anterior segment surgery has always raised concerns. With compounding pharmacies under increased scrutiny and regulation, the options may be decreasing rather than increasing.


Educational Resources