2021 ASCRS Annual Meeting Announcement
Registration is Open
Registration and Housing for the 2021 ASCRS and ASOA Annual Meetings is Open!
Register now to attend the 2021 ASCRS Annual Meeting, featuring:
- Essential education and the latest in clinical techniques
- Inspiring speakers, expert faculty, and distinguished lecturers
- An Exhibit Hall with the latest industry trends from more than 200 companies
- Unparalleled opportunities to connect with friends, colleagues, and mentors
- ASOA practice management education for all members of the practice
The Early Bird Registration deadline is April 30 for the meeting being held in person July 23–27 in Las Vegas, Nevada!
ASCRS Government Relations
eyeContacts in Action
ASCRS grassroots advocates, a.k.a. ASCRS "eyeContacts" are active members within the society whom engage policymakers at all levels of government to ensure that specialty physicians’ viewpoints are heard loud and clear.
Share Your eyeContact Story!
If you have met with your legislators recently and would like to share your story, please fill out the
Legislator Interaction Form by clicking the button below. If you would like to schedule
a meeting or office visit with your legislator, fell free to contact Chris Hughes, Manager of PAC & Grassroots at (703) 591-2220, or by email at email@example.com.
ASCRS eyeContacts in Action!
ASCRS eyeContacts are actively engaged with elected officials in their communities. Below are personal stories of eyeContacts in action, featuring re-caps of recent activities ranging from back home visits, to office or surgical center tours, to fundraisers. eyeContacts regularly meet with legislators to inform them of priority
issues important to ophthalmologists and the specialty medical community.
Sandra Yeh, MD
ASCRS Government Relations Committee Member Sandra Yeh, MD, of Springfield, Ill., attended a fundraiser in honor of Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL).Full Story...
David Chang, MD
ASCRS Executive Committee and eyeContact Member David Chang, MD of Los Altos, CA met with Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-CA) in-district to discuss ASCRS' 2020 legislative priorities.Full Story...
Key Whitman Eye Center
Rep. Michael Burgess, MD (R-TX), Ranking Member of the House Energy and Commerce (E&C) Health Subcommittee, visited the Key Whitman Eye Center in Dallas, TX.Full Story...
Frank Burns, MD
ASCRS Government Relations Committee member Frank Burns, MD of Louisville, KY meets with Senator Rand Paul (R-KY).Full Story...