Sunday, Nov. 12
The Great Hall
8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Don't miss the 2017 Jackson Memorial Lecture which will be given by Daniel F. Martin, MD, Chairman of the Cleveland Clinic Cole Eye Institute and a renown retina specialist. Mr. Henry Butler, an accomplished musican, will give the Michael F. Marmor Lecture in Ophthalmology and the Arts - his presentation will be part lecture, part performance.
Find more information about the Opening Session.
Review the full list of Named Lectures including:
- Russell N. Van Gelder, MD, PhD who will give the 2017 C. Stephen and Frances Foster Lecture in Uveitis and Immunology,
- Neil M. Bressler, MD who will give the Arnall Patz Lecture during Current Management of Neovascular AMD (SYM27), and
- Thomas S. Harbin, MD who will give the Dr. Allan Jensen and Claire Jensen Lecture in Professionalism and Ethics (SYM41).
Breakfasts With the Experts
Sunday – Tuesday, Nov. 12 - 14
7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Start your day right with a delicious buffet breakfast and informal discussion led by experts in the field. The Academy offers 76 breakfasts during AAO 2017. Review specific topics for each day through the online program search.
Seating is limited - reserve your spot early through online registration for best selection. These roundtables are not part of the Academy Plus course pass, a separate ticket must be purchased; $30 in advance or $40 onsite. Members in Training automatically receive a 50% discount on all roundtables.
Hear expert panels debate, then use your cell phone, smartphone or laptop to text message questions to the speakers. Topics include:
Saturday, Nov. 11
Sunday, Nov. 12
- Cornea, External Disease
Monday, Nov. 13
Tuesday, Nov. 14
Review specific information through the online program search.
Saturday - Tuesday, Nov. 11 - 14
Hall G, Booth 3847
Join colleagues in this interactive space for learning facilitated by experts in the field. Float among theaters - new topics begin every 15 minutes.
Specific times and topics is available through the online program search.
Session One: Saturday, Nov. 11, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 12, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Presenters will be at their displays on Sunday, 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Session Two: Monday, Nov. 13, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 14, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Presenters will be at their displays on Monday, 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Small-group discussions of highly rated posters, moderated by your peers, will take place Saturday through Monday.