• In conjunction with the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

    Back to the Basics with Tips and Tricks 

    Saturday, Nov. 14
    Sands Expo/Venetian, Las Vegas

    Program Directors

    Jeremiah P. Tao, MD and Catherine J. Hwang, MD

    Program Planning Group

    Jeremiah P. Tao, MD and Catherine J. Hwang, MD

    Mission Statement

    The mission of the 2020 Oculofacial Plastic Surgery Subspecialty Day is to improve outcomes of treatments for orbit and periocular region conditions.

    Target Audience

    The intended audience is practicing or in-training oculofacial surgeons as well as ophthalmologists performing basic or complex orbit, eyelid, or lacrimal surgery.

    Education Level

    Intermediate, Advanced


    To deliver attendees knowledge and expert insights to improve the quality and safety in diagnosing and treating common conditions affecting the orbit and periocular region.

    Program Objectives

    Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

    • Identify algorithms that improve the diagnosis of oculofacial plastic surgery disease.
    • Improve the quality and safety of surgeries of the orbit, eyelid, and lacrimal system.
    • Understand pitfalls in the treatment of challenging conditions or patients.
    • Be familiar with practice patterns of experienced oculofacial practitioners.

    CME Accreditation

    The American Academy of Ophthalmology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The American Academy of Ophthalmology designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Attendees registered as exhibitors, spouses or guests are not eligible for CME credits.

    Find more information about CME.