Make AAO 2017 Your Practice Management Destination
Find new solutions and new inspirations at AAO 2017 in New Orleans, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Nov. 11-14.
Engage in the most comprehensive and cutting-edge practice management program available for administrators and physicians. Choose from over 100 courses (all accessible with a single Academy Plus course pass), plus in-depth coding sessions, four new intensive Saturday master classes and plenty of networking opportunities.
Hone your expertise with our 4-hour interactive courses on exciting new topics, including lean management techniques and patient engagement. For those new to practice administration, intensive courses get you up to speed in your new position and provide invaluable resource materials.
Ophthalmic coding is constantly in flux, and keeping on top of the changes is essential to ensure timely reimbursements and avoid audits. Attend our popular coding sessions, where all the latest changes are aggregated for you in just a few short hours by the Academy’s renowned coding experts.
- Fundamentals of Ophthalmic Coding (17CODE1), 9 a.m. to Noon | Room 293-295
- Coding Camp (17CODE2), 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. | Room 293-295
Discover solutions to your practice management challenges with more than 100 instruction courses, many of which are new this year Visit www.aao.org/programsearch to explore the AAOE Program.
New! Hot Topics Roundtables | Nov. 12
8 a.m. to 9:45 p.m. | Room 288-289
Attend this perfect kick off to AAO 2017. Reconnect with and learn from your colleagues. through engaging Hot Topics Roundtable discussions focused on current and trending topics in ophthalmic practice. Moderators are assigned to each table to keep discussions moving and attendees floating to new tables for the best use of this learning opportunity.
10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. | Room 291-292
When we know why we do what we do, our work becomes more purposeful and powerful. In this keynote, executive coach, Peter Docker will help us explore how our "why" can be used as inspiration for extraordinary results. Details coming soon.
The program is free and seating is limited. Must be registered for AAO 2017.
The American Academy of Ophthalmic Executives acknowledges the following companies for their generous support of the AAOE General Session:
- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
There’s no place like AAO 2017 to connect with your professional network. Member surveys consistently affirm the value of connecting with colleagues, sharing ideas, challenges and success stories. The connections you make here will be an invaluable resource throughout the year. Don't miss the AAOE Member-Appreciation Reception on Saturday evening and come by the AAOE lounge (Room 298 - 299) during exhibition hours.
Accessing Program Information
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