• Silent Auction

    Bid on our Silent Auction items.

    All members can bid on our Silent Auction items. You do not need to attend the event to bid. Bidding starts on Oct. 19 and will stay open until Oct. 28 at 9 p.m. CDT. From game tickets to gorgeous jewelry, there is something for everyone.

    Orbital Gala

    Purchase your tickets today

    Chicago Cultural Center
    Sunday, Oct. 28
    6 to 10 p.m.
    Business Cocktail attire, late 60s/early 70s attire optional

    Join the American Academy of Ophthalmology Foundation for a fun evening at the Chicago Cultural Center, home of the world's largest Tiffany stained-glass dome. This 15th annual fundraiser will be the social event of AAO 2018. Dine, dance, enjoy live entertainment and get great silent auction deals. Proceeds will support the Academy’s educational, quality of care and service programs. 

    See the fun we had last year at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans.

    To learn more or donate an item to the silent auction, contact Claire Lewis at clewis@aao.org  or 415.447.0356.

    Event Co-Chairs

    Ruth D. Williams, MD

    Stephen C. Gieser, MD, MPH

    Ron Pelton, MD, PhD

    Wendy Pelton