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.
- Narrow your search by using the drop down menus.
- Type in a keyword, presenter name or event number.
- Use "My Meeting Archive" to view meetings and events you have purchased or in which you presented/participated.
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
Mobile Meeting Guide
The AAO 2016 Mobile Meeting Guide expired on January 31, 2017.
Look for the AAO 2017 Mobile Meeting Guide in September. In the meantime, you can explore short orientation videos that will help you understand all the features of the Mobile Meeting Guide.
The Meeting Program is a condensed guide to AAO 2016 and Subspecialty Day. Content includes:
- Scientific program listing,
- AAOE program listing,
- Subspecialty Day schedules,
- Exhibitor list.
Information is accurate as of September 6, 2016.
The Academy does not mail out programs from past meetings.
Find information about awards presented at AAO 2016.
Subspecialty Day Syllabi
Online versions of the syllabi from all eight 2016 Subspecialty Day meetings are available to view and download:
The Academy does not mail out syllabi from past Subspecialty Day 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. Best original papers from AAO 2016:
"Comparison of Cataract Surgical Wastes and Their Associated Costs in Both the United States and India" (PA016) by Cassandra Thiel, PhD
"Implantation of Scharioth Macula Lens in Patients with AMD: Results of a Prospective European Multicenter Clinical Trial" (PA104) by Sathish Srinivasan, MBBS
Cornea, External Disease Part I OP04
"Managing Ocular Complications of Stevens Johnson Syndrome in Children: A 25-Year Experience" (PA039) by Swapna S. Shanbhag, MBBS
Cornea, External Disease Part II OP04
"The Functional Success of Descemet-Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty in Pediatric Age Group: Eight Years of Our Experience" (PA048) by Muralidhar Ramappa, MD
Glaucoma Part I OP05
"Using Optic Nerve and Peripapillary Vascular Density from OCT Angiography to Differentiate Early Glaucoma From Glaucoma Suspect and Normal Eyes" (PA053) by Vikas Chopra, MD
Glaucoma Part II OP05
"Treatment Outcomes in the Primary Tube Versus Trabeculectomy Study After 1 Year of Follow-up" (PA066) by Steven J. Gedde, MD
Intraocular Inflammation, Uveitis OP09
"ADJUVITE: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Adalimumab in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis-Associated Uveitis" (PA085) by Bahram Bodaghi, MD, PhD
Neuro Ophthalmology OP08
"Role of Cerebrospinal Fluid in Spaceflight-Induced Ocular Changes" (PA077) by Byron L. Lam, MD
Ocular Tumors, Pathology OP06
"Somatostatin Receptor-2 Expression in Adenoid Cystic Carcinomas of the Lacrimal Gland: Immunohistochemical Study" (PA068) by Maria Paula Fernandez, MD
Orbit, Lacrimal, Plastic Surgery OP07
"Eye-Preserving Surgery Followed by Adjuvant Radiotherapy for Lacrimal Gland Carcinoma: Outcomes in 37 Patients" (PA072) by Kyung In Woo, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus OP10
"Fluorescein Angiography of Persistent Incomplete Vascularization of the Retina After Bevacizumab Therapy in ROP" (PA091) by Xihui Lin, MD
Refractive Surgery OP01
"Topography-Guided LASIK vs. Small-Incision Lenticule Extraction: A Prospective Refractive and Quality of Vision Outcomes Contralateral Myopic Eye Study" (PA004) by A. John Kanellopoulos, MD
Retina, Vitreous Part I OP03
"Variables Related to the Ophthalmoscopic Findings Identified in Infants With Presumed Zika Virus Congenital Infection" (PA019) by Camila V. Ventura, MD
Retina, Vitreous Part II OP03
"Macular Atrophy in Neovascular AMD in the Age Related Eye Disease Study 2" (PA030) by Amitha Domalpally, MBBS
Retina, Vitreous OP11
"Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy: Outcomes of 344 Eyes With Retinal Detachment" (PA098) by Yoshihiro Yonekawa, MD
Fan Favorite Video Winners
AAO 2016 attendees voted Saturday - Monday for their favorite video through the Mobile Meeting Guide. View a list of this year's Fan Favorite Video Winners.
View a short synopsis of what happened at AAO 2016, Friday, Oct. 14 through Sunday, Oct. 16, on AAO TV.
View past annual meeting and Subspecialty Day attendance statistics.
The AAO 2016 Exhibition took place Saturday, Oct. 15 – Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016 in South, Hall A, McCormick Place, Chicago.
View a list of AAO 2016 Exhibitors (PDF 66KB).
2016 Retina Subspecialty Day Exhibits
Those registered for Retina Subspecialty Day could visit the Retina Subspecialty Day Exhibits on Friday, Oct. 14.
View a list of 2016 Retina Subspecialty Day Exhibitors (PDF 40KB)