The 2014 CAOS AAO Banquet Program will be held during the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting in Chicago, Illinois, on Monday, October 20, 2014 at 6 pm.
Members and guests are welcome. If you are a member and have not paid your annual membership yet, please do so prior to registering.
All attendees need to register because we need a firm head count.
Due to the Sunshine Law, we must collect state medical license number and NPI#.Location:
New Furama Restaurant
2828 South Wentworth Avenue
(between 28th Place and 29th Street)
Chicago, IL, 60616
Bus service to and from the restaurant will be provided.
Pick up from the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place (Curb in front of hotel) at 5:30pm, 5:45pm, 6:00pm, 6:15pm, 6:30pm, and 6:45pm.
Leave restaurant at 8:30pm, 8:45pm, 9:00pm, 9:15pm, 9:30pm and 9:45pm to Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Chicago Hilton, Marriott, Sheraton, and Westin Michigan Avenue.
6:00 – 6:45 pm Reception/Cash Bar
6:45 – 8:30 pm Program/Banquet
Welcome – Melanie Ho Erb, MD, President of CAOS
Introduction of Visiting Professors and Dignitaries - Benjamin Kwan, MD, CAOS Executive Vice President
Report on 19th Chinese Ophthalmological Society Congress- Melanie Ho Erb, MD
Introduction of Keynote Speaker- Michael Chiang, MD CAOS Treasurer
Keynote Speaker and CAOS Pioneer Award Recipient
David Huang, MD, PhD, Weeks Professor of Ophthalmic Research, OHSU Casey Eye Institute
"Roots: Do You Need Them?
Presentation of CAOS Pioneers Award- David Pao, MD, CAOS Past President
Introduction of new CAOS President- Linda Tsai, MD
CAOS greatly appreciates our sponsors
Bausch and Lomb