• Joint Sessions

    AAO 2018 is held in conjunction with the Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology (PAAO). The following are AAO and PAAO joint sessions taking place during AAO 2018:

    SYM10 - Simplifying Open Angle Glaucoma Management…What Matters
    Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
    Chairs: Remo Susanna, Jr., MD and Molly Walsh, MD, MPH

    SYM28 - Surgical Innovations in Retina Across the Americas
    Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, 8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.
    Chairs: Jennifer Irene Lim, MD and J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS

    SYM49 - Corneal Infections and Keratoplasty: Perspectives From the AAO and PAAO
    Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, 8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. 
    Chairs: Jonathan B. Rubenstein, MD and Eduardo C. Alfonso, MD

    Find additional symposia, courses, papers and posters sponsored by PAAO through the online AAO 2018 Program Search. Click the "Filter" button at the top of the Program Search page, choose to refine your search results by "Special Interests", then click the "Sponsored by PAAO" button.

    The Program Search is part of the meeting registration process, but you do not need to be registered, or logged in, to review the program. When you want to build a schedule, or select favorite sessions, you will need to scroll to the bottom of the search page to log in.

    32º Lo Mejor de la Academia en Español 2018

    Wednesday, Oct. 31 2018, 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    McCormick Place, West Building, W192

    La Academia Americana de Oftalmología (AAO) y la Asociación Panamericana de Oftalmología (PAAO) auspiciarán una reunión de un día en la cual se presentarán y discutirán, por oftalmólogos de habla hispana, los aspectos más importantes en 2018 ya sean en oftalmología general o en las diversas subespecialidades. Nueva literatura e instrumentos oftalmológicos serán evaluados en forma objetiva.

    Debido al espacio limitado se sugiere que hagan reservaciones por anticipado. La pre-inscripción se aceptara hasta el 15 de Octubre de 2018 y es de $50 para Miembros Titulares PAAO/AAO, y $80 para No-Socios, y $30 para Residentes/Fellows (con carta o identificación apropiado de AAO 2018).

    Inscríbase Ahora

    El último día de inscripción por internet es el 15 de Octubre. Puede hacer su inscripción en el stand #1200 de la PAAO.

    Envie correspondencia a Terri Grassi:
    1301 South Bowen Road, Ste. 450
    Arlington, TX 76013
    Ilame al 817.275.7553
    Fax 817.275.3961
    Email info@paao.org

    32nd Best of the Academy in Spanish 2018

    Wednesday, Oct. 31 2018, 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    McCormick Place, West Building, W192

    The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and the Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology (PAAO) will sponsor a one-day meeting which will summarize the important presentations in general ophthalmology and all subspecialty fields at AAO 2018. New ophthalmic literature and instruments will also be objectively evaluated. The presenting panels will be composed of Spanish-speaking ophthalmologists.

    Advance registration is requested due to the limited space. A registration fee will be charged. Pre-registration (until October 15, 2018): PAAO/Academy Active Members $50; Non-Members $80; Residents/Fellows $30 (with letter or appropriate AAO 2018 badge).

    Register Now

    The deadline for registration by internet is October 15. During the Annual Meeting register at the PAAO booth #1200, or onsite the day of the meeting.

    Please send all correspondence to Terri Grassi:
    1301 South Bowen Road, Ste. 450
    Arlington TX 76013
    Phone: 817.275.7553
    Fax: 817.275.3961
    Email: info@paao.org