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    Mastering Annual Meeting Success: Tips and Strategies for First-time and Early-career Attendees

    By Andrea Tooley, MD; Bennie Jeng, MD; Daniel Sun, MD; Daisy Shu, MD; Edmund Tsui, MD; Jessica Chow, MD; Lin Cheng, MD; Radwan Ajlan, MD
    AAO/ARVO Webinar Series
    Comprehensive Ophthalmology

    In collaboration with the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), this webinar was presented on August 23, 2023. Drs. Andrea Tooley, Daniel Sun, and Bennie Jeng deliver a comprehensive overview from different vantage points on how to maximize your conference journey.

    Discover general tips on what to pack, how to dress, finding accommodations, leveraging meeting apps, and exploring the host city. Dive into the world of specialized events for newer ARVO and AAO members, and learn how to make the most of the Exhibit Hall. Unleash the power of networking with guidance on approaching networking and alumni events. Gain insights into information and available resources to enhance your conference experience, and unlock funding opportunities like resident research awards and travel grants. Moreover, delve into strategies for advancing your research, including establishing connections with peers from other labs, presenting your research effectively, and mastering the art of asking impactful questions.