Materials from the Academy's past meetings and Subspecialty Day meetings are available to use as a resource.
Additional materials are posted as they become available.
Online Program Search and Meeting Archive
Find all program information since 2000, including Subspecialty Day meetings and abstracts, through the online Meeting Archive.
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Handouts, Posters and Videos
View posters and videos, as well as download handouts, through AAO Meeting Archives.
The following are available:
- Scientific Posters since 1999
- Videos on Demand since 2006
- Refractive Surgery E-Posters since 2006
- Course handouts since 2007
View the AAO 2015 Final Program, the comprehensive record of the Academy's annual meeting, including:
- Scientific program including abstracts,
- AAOE program including abstracts,
- Exhibitor list, and
- Financial disclosure index.
Information is accurate as of Sept. 28, 2015.
The Academy does not mail out Final Programs from past meetings.
Best Original Papers
During the Academy's annual meeting Original Paper Sessions, authors present their paper followed by a panel discussion. The panel then selects the best paper from the session. Below is a list of the best original papers from AAO 2015.
Cataract (Part 1 - OP01 )
"Comparison Between Preoperative Anterior Segment Measurements Using Scheimpflug Imaging and Intraoperative Measurements Using Anterior Segment OCT During Femtosecond Laser–Assisted Cataract Surgery" (PA005) by Dilraj Singh Grewal, MD.
Cataract (Part 2 - OP02 )
"Comparison of Intraoperative Aberrometry, Koch-Wang, and Olsen and Barrett Universal II Formulae for IOL Calculations in Eyes With Axial Lengths Above 25.0 mm" (PA104) by Nicole R. Fram, MD.
Cornea, External Disease (Part 1 - OP10 )
"Acute Stevens-Johnson Syndrome: The Effect the Timing of Amniotic Membrane Transplantation Has on the Occurrence of Significant Ocular Sequelae" (PA071) by Amy Marie Cherof, MD.
Cornea, External Disease (Part 2 - OP10)
"Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty: Risk of Immunologic Rejection Episodes After Discontinuation of Topical Corticosteroids" (PA076) by Marianne O Price, PhD.
"The Ahmed Versus Baerveldt Study: Five-Year Treatment Outcomes" (PA026) by Panos George Christakis, MD.
"Six-Month IOP Reduction With a Single Dose of a Novel Topical Bimatoprost Ocular Insert: A Phase 2 Randomized Double-Masked, Controlled Study" (PA099) by James D. Brandt, MD.
Intraocular Inflammation, Uveitis (OP09)
"En Face and Split Spectrum Amplitude Spectral Domain OCT Findings in Multiple Evanescent White Dot Syndrome" (PA062) by Francesco Pichi, MD.
"Visual Function 20 Years After Childhood Hemispherectomy for Intractable Epilepsy" (PA111) by Sian E. Handley.
Oculoplastics: Ocular Tumors and Pathology (OP04)
"Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Lacrimal Gland: Management and Outcome in 40 Patients, a Comparative Case Series" (PA030) by Fairooz Puthiyapurayil Manjandavida, MD.
Oculoplastics: Orbit, Lacrimal, Plastic Surgery (OP05)
"Dacryocystorhinostomy: To Stent or Not to Stent" (PA034) by Tessa Fayers, MBCHB.
Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus (OP08)
"Comparison of Botulinum Toxin vs. Surgery in the Treatment of Acute-onset Comitant Esotropia in Children" (PA058) by Michael J. Wan, MD.
Refractive Surgery (OP07)
"Post-LASIK Epithelial Ingrowth: Correction, Recurrence, and Long-term Follow-up" (PA045) by Priyanka Chhadva.
Retina, Vitreous (OP06)
"25-Gauge Vitrectomy With Needle Biopsy of Choroidal Melanoma for Gene Expression Profiling During Brachytherapy" (PA038) by Deepthi M. Reddy, MD
Retina, Vitreous (Part 1 - OP11)
"Subretinal Fluid and the Development of Macular Atrophy in Neovascular AMD Treated With Ranibizumab in HARBOR" (PA085) by Brandon G. Busbee, MD.
Retina, Vitreous (Part 2 - OP11)
"Determination of Feasibility and Utility of Intraoperative Spectral Domain Microscope-Integrated OCT During Vitreoretinal Surgery: The DISCOVER Study, 12-Month Results" (PA095) Justis P. Ehlers, MD.
Fan Favorite Video Winners
AAO 2015 attendees voted Saturday - Monday for their favorite video through the Mobile Meeting Guide.
"Capsular Bag Transplantation" (V06) by Fernando Gonzalez Del Valle, MD.
Cornea, External Disease
"Femto Tattoo" (V25) by Mario John Saldanha, MBBS.
"Novel Glaucoma Screening in an Outreach Eye Camp in the Developing World" (V37) by Rengaraj Venkatesh MBBS.
"Indirect Ophthalmoscope Designed for Extreme Affordability" (V39) by Aaron Wang, MD.
Orbit, Lacrimal, Plastic Surgery
"Identification and Retrieval of Lodged Punctal Plugs Using Lacrimal Endoscopy" (V43) by Juwan Park MD.
Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus
"Direct Diode Laser Photocoagulation Utilizing Endoscopic Photocoagulation Technology for Management of Traumatic Cyclodialysis Cleft Associated With Ocular Hypotony" (V45) by Ibrahim A Aljadaan, MD.
"Refractive Lenticule Extraction Complications" (V46) by Arturo J Ramirez-Miranda MD.
"Rings of Broken Promises" (V58) by Nivean Madhivanan MBBS MS.
Subspecialty Day Syllabi
Online versions of the syllabi from all six 2015 Subspecialty Day meetings are available to view and download:
The Academy does not mail out syllabi from past Subspecialty Day meetings.
AAO TV aired Sunday, Nov. 15 through Tuesday, Nov. 17. Each day, a new, 5 -7 minute video program provided a short synopsis of what happened at AAO 2015.
View AAO TV videos now.
View past annual meeting and Subspecialty Day attendance statistics.
View the list of AAO 2015 exhibitors by company name (PDF 61KB).
2015 Retina Subspecialty Day Exhibits
Those registered for Retina Subspecialty Day could visit the Retina Subspecialty Day Exhibits on Friday, Nov. 13. View the list of Retina Subspecialty Day exhibitors by company name (PDF 20KB).