Thank you for making the 29th Annual Banquet Program a great success! There were over 175 attendees.
We would like to give thanks to Dr. Paul Lee for delivering a fantastic keynote lecture. Congratulations to Dr. Benjamin Kwan for the Pioneer Award, and to Dr. Luna Xu, for the Resident Research Award. Special thanks to Alcon and Bausch and Lomb for their support.
We look forward to seeing you at the 30th Annual Banquet Program in Chicago!
The 29th Annual CAOS AAO Banquet Program will be held during the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Monday, November 16, 2015 at 6 pm.
Online registration is now closed. If you have not registered, you may still attend. Registration for Guests and Non-CAOS members at the door will be $20.00.
KJ Dim Sum & Seafood
Rio Hotel and Casino
3700 West Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89103
6:00 – 6:45 pm Reception/Cash Bar
7:00 – 8:30 pm Program/Banquet
Welcome - Linda Tsai, MD, President of CAOS
Introduction of Visiting Professors and Dignitaries - R.V. Paul Chan, MD, Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
Report on CAOS - Linda Tsai, MDResident Research Award Presentation - Luna Xu, MD, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mt. Sinai, "Geographic Atrophy in Patients Receiving Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor for Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration"
CAOS Pioneer Award - Benjamin Kwan, MD, Executive Vice President of CAOSKeynote Speaker - Paul Lee, MD, JD, Chairman, University of Michigan, "Glaucoma and Eye Care in 2025"
CAOS greatly appreciates our sponsors, Alcon and Bausch and Lomb
CAOS Members - Free
If you are a CAOS member and have not paid your annual membership for 2015-2016 yet, please do so prior to registering for the banquet.
Guests (Non-CAOS members)
Registration for Guests and Non-CAOS members at the door will be $20.00
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#.
*This banquet is partially funded by grants from pharmaceutical companies. Your NPI will be reported as part of the sunshine act unless you choose to pay out-of-pocket for your dinner. Please note that the following professional designations are eligible for participation: medical doctors, dentists, optometrists, osteopaths, podiatrists, chiropractors, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, advanced practice registered nurses, dental therapists, pharmacists, clinical social workers, dietician/nutritionists, physical therapists, psychologists, occupational therapists, and audiologists.
**$50 registration will be offered for those who do not wish or are unable to receive support for this program (spouses, etc).