West, Booth 7337
Saturday, Oct. 12 – Monday, Oct. 14, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Find Resources to Enhance Your Clinical and Business Success.
Academy staff can assist you in finding the right solutions for your unique practice environment.
During AAO 2019, enjoy 10% off all product purchases. Most products can be picked up the same day, or you can have your order shipped to you. Get free shipping within the United States and Canada.*
New! Complimentary Headshots
Come to the Academy Resource Center Saturday through Monday to get a complimentary photo taken by our professional photography team. Headshot files will be emailed to you.
Have questions about the Resource Center or AAO 2019? Get answers at the Meeting Information desk.
View the Academy’s latest clinical education products.
- NEW: 2019 – 2020 Basic and Clinical Science Course™ (BCSC® )
- NEW: Basic Principles of Ophthalmic Surgery, 4th ed.
- NEW: Basic Techniques of Ophthalmic Surgery, 3rd ed.
- NEW: 2020 Focal Points™
- NEW: Dictionary of Eye Terminology, 7th ed.
- NEW: AAO Ophthalmic Education app
- BCSC™ Self-Assessment Program
Explore the latest Academy patient education products and services, including:
- Patient Education Brochures and Booklets
- Downloadable Patient Education Handout Subscription
- Downloadable Patient Education Animation Collection
- Patient Education Video Collections
- Waiting Room Video for the Ophthalmic Practice
Want to know what reference and training resources are available for your staff? Check these kiosks and help desks:
Get Expert Practice Management and Coding Advice
Speak with experts about MACRA, MIPS, ICD-10 and PQRS at the AAOE Coding desk. Get answers to questions about reimbursement, critical coding updates and all your coding conundrums. You can also sign up for Conversations With the Experts—free, 20-minute consultations with practice management specialists (appointments are recommended).
AAOE Product Kiosk
The Ophthalmic Advisors Group: Academy experts offer guidance unique to your practice.
2020 Ophthalmology Business Summit: Overcome the financial and operational challenges your practice faces every day.
2020 Coding References
- ICD-10-CM for Ophthalmology: The Complete Reference
- Coding Coach: Complete Ophthalmic Coding Reference
- Retina Coding: Complete Reference Guide
- CPT®: The Complete Pocket Ophthalmic Reference
Learn to Code, Then Prove Your Competency
- Learn to Code the Essentials
- Learn to Code the Subspecialties
- Ophthalmic Coding Specialist Exams: choose comprehensive or retina
AAO 2019 Meetings on Demand
See what you missed or revisit your favorite presentations from AAO 2019, Subspecialty Day, or the AAOE Practice Management program.
New this year – If you purchased the Academy Plus course pass, you will receive the AAO 2019 Highlights package for free. If you registered for Subspecialty Day, you will receive the All-Subspecialty Day package for free. Access emails will be sent on Oct. 13. Learn more.
To learn more, purchase, or find out how to access Meetings on Demand, visit the New From the Academy area.
IRIS® Registry (Intelligent Research in Sight)
Visit the IRIS® Registry (Intelligent Research in Sight) kiosk to get a demo of the largest data registry in all of medicine. As of July 2019, the IRIS Registry has collected data from nearly 60 million unique patients, nearly 248 million patient visits and more than 18,000 contracted physicians.
Ophthalmic News & Education (ONE®) Network
The ONE Network is the world's largest online source of ophthalmic peer-reviewed news and education. This valuable member benefit includes thousands of interactive online cases and courses; self-assessment questions, clinical videos and podcasts; plus, access to the Academy’s Ophthalmology® journal, EyeNet® Magazine and 12 other leading journals. Learn more at the Clinical Education demonstration kiosk.
Visit the EyeSmart® kiosk to get a demonstration of the EyeSmart website and the Spanish version, OjosSanos™. Learn how these websites can benefit your practice.
Tour the Academy's EyeWiki®, an online encyclopedic resource for ophthalmologists and the public. Visit EyeWiki, or get a demonstration of its features at the Clinical Education demonstration kiosk.
Ophthalmology Job Center Website
Advertise jobs or post your CV at the Ophthalmology Job Center—the No. 1 job site for ophthalmologists and ophthalmic professionals. Learn more at the Membership kiosk.
EyeNet®, Ophthalmology®, Ophthalmology® Glaucoma and Ophthalmology® Retina
Visit the Clinical Education products kiosk to leaf through issues and learn more about the following publications:
- NEW: Ophthalmology® Glaucoma. The Academy’s newest scientific journal, published in partnership with the American Glaucoma Society.
- Ophthalmology® Retina. The Academy’s peer-reviewed journal for retina specialists.
- Ophthalmology®. The Academy’s flagship peer-reviewed journal.
- EyeNet® Magazine. the Academy’s official newsmagazine.
Learn About Your Academy’s Philanthropic Efforts
Visit the Foundation desk to learn how you can support the Academy's educational, quality-of-care and service programs. Partners for Sight donors can pick up a special gift. You can also enroll as a volunteer for EyeCare America®, our award-winning public service program. Plus, current volunteers can order a recognition certificate and pick up a gift.
Receive the Latest Advocacy Information
Visit the Advocacy desk to get a summary of legislative issues, send a letter to Congress and learn about OPHTHPAC and the Surgical Scope Fund.
Visit the Member Services desk to pay your dues or learn more about your Academy, AAOE or ISRS benefits.
Not a member? Apply for Academy membership while you're in San Francisco and save $100 off the application fee (first-time members only). Save $50 off the AAOE application fee.
Report CME Credits
To report your AAO 2019 and Subspecialty Day CME credit at the Resource Center, visit the CME Reporting/Proof of Attendance kiosk.
The AAO eBooks app is a free e-reader for Apple and Android devices. At the eBook support counter, get help downloading the app and learn how you can access your Academy eBook purchases from your device and download them for offline use.
Meet Your Colleagues at These Resource Center Special Events
EyeCare America® Volunteer Reception
Saturday, Oct. 12, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Truhlsen-Marmor Museum of the Eye, West, Booth 7037
Pick up your gift, sip and mingle with volunteers and residents. Don't miss the raffle at 4 p.m.
Meet & Greet the Journal Editors
Sunday, Oct. 13, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Resource Center, West, Booth 7337
Subscribers, reviewers and published authors of Ophthalmology® and the new Ophthalmology® Glaucoma and Ophthalmology® Retina journals are invited to meet editors-in-chief Stephen D. McLeod, MD; Henry D. Jampel, MD; and Andrew P. Schachat, MD and the editorial boards.
*Academy will ship free via FedEx Ground to the U.S. 50 states, Washington, D.C. and Canadian provinces only. Does not include the U.S. territories. Applies only to product purchases at the Academy Resource Center, Oct. 12 - 15, 2019.