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General Information: AAO 2014

General Information Rotating ImagesAAO 2014: Engage!
in conjunction with the European Society of Ophthalmology
Oct. 18 - 21
McCormick Place, Chicago

Subspecialty Day
Oct. 17 & 18

AAOE Program
Oct. 18 - 21

Plan to Engage at AAO 2014
AAO 2014 offers unlimited learning opportunities, in a variety of formats to meet your educational objectives. To plan your meeting consult the following resources:

Featured Highlights

  • Opening Session: the 2014 Jackson Memorial Lecture will be given by Hans E. Grossniklaus, MD, on Sunday, Oct. 19.
  • The Parker Heath Lecture will be given by Sen. Rand H. Paul, MD (R-KY) during The Affordable Care Act: Present and Future Prospects for Ophthalmology symposium (SYM22) on Monday, Oct. 20.
  • Bob Woodruff, broadcast journalist, will speak at Visual Impact of Traumatic Brain: Lessons Learned (SPE18) on Monday, Oct. 20.
  • Three AAO-SOE joint "View Across the Pond" symposia will examine the differences between the United States and Europe:
    •  A View Across the Pond: Current Cataract and IOL Practices in Europe and the United States (SYM04), Sunday, Oct. 19.
    • A View Across the Pond: Retina (SYM44), Monday, Oct. 20.
    • A View Across the Pond: Cornea (SYM20), Tuesday, Oct. 21.

Find more highlights on the Meeting Program webpage.

Meeting Information

Watch this video to see what is in store at AAO 2014.

Important Registration Dates

Aug. 6 Early registration deadline: last day to qualify for discounted fees
Sept. 3 Last day to register by fax or mail; last day to cancel; last day to register and have your badge and materials mailed to you before the meeting
Sept. 24 Last day to preregister online. Badge and materials must be picked up onsite.