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ASOPRS 2017 Spring Scientific Symposium
Please Note: You must be a member of ASOPRS or an ASOPRS Candidate Member to attend the Spring Meeting.
 

    

             

 

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Registration Brochure.                                                     

June 22-25, 2017
Fairmont Waterfront, Vancouver, Canada

 

HOTEL RESERVATIONS  
The ASOPRS room block at the Fairmont Waterfront is SOLD OUT. You can still make a reservation at the Fairmont Waterfront until they sell out completely, but it will be at the prevailing rate, which will be higher than the group rate. 

OVERFLOW ROOMS: 
The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (.4 miles/a 10 minute walk from the Fairmont Waterfront) is offering a special rate of $279 CAD/night + taxes and fees over our meeting dates. Click here to reserve a room at your earliest convenience. Please note that the hotel requires a one night, non-refundable deposit to secure your reservation.  These overflow rooms are first-come first-served and the rate could be higher, based on the hotel's availability.
  

June is a very popular month for tourism in Vancouver. We recommend that you make a reservation at your earliest convenience.  Visit the Tourism Vancouver site for a complete list of hotels in the central business district. We also encourage you to explore VRBO.com and airbnb.com for rental-from-owner options in the central business district.   
 
   
PRELIMINARY PROGRAM OUTLINE  

Thursday, June 22
ITEDS Workshop: 3:30 to 5:30 pm
President's Welcome Reception: 6 to 7:30 pm

Friday, June 23

6:45 – 7:45 am:  Fellowship Program Director Committee Meeting

6:45 – 8 am:  Breakfast with Exhibitors

7:00 – 8:00 am:  YASOPRS event:  Practice building in academics and private practice

 

8 – 8:03 am:  Welcome (Harris/Allen)

 

8:03 - 8:50 am: Anophthalmic Socket Session

8:25 – 8:45 am:  David Jordan Lecture:  “Porous orbital implants:  are they advantageous?  Anybody still pegging?”

8:45 – 8:50 am:  Discussion

 

8:50 - 9:50 am: Orbit Session I

9:20 – 9:40 am:  Peter Dolman Lecture:  “Radiotherapy in thyroid eye disease”

9:40 – 9:50 am:  Discussion

 

9:50 – 10:20 am:  Break with Exhibitors

 

10:20 - 11:05 am: Eyelid Reconstruction Panel

 

11:05 am - 12:15 pm: Professionalism Session

11:30 – 11:55 am:  George Bartley Lecture:  “ABO 101:  New directions for the American Board of Ophthalmology’s second century”

11:55 am – 12:15 pm:  Discussion

Afternoon Recreational Activities and Golf Tournament

 

4:00 – 5:00 pm:  Women in ASOPRS reception

 

5:00 – 6:00 pm:  YASOPRS reception

Saturday, June 24

6:45 – 7:45 am:  Education Committee Meeting

6:45 – 8:00 am:  Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00 – 8:03 am:  Opening remarks (Harris/Allen)

 

8:03 - 8:45 am Oncology Session

 

8:45 - 9:05 am: Lacrimal Session

 

9:05 - 9:50 am: Practice Management Session: Medicare rules and RAC audit

Panelists/Moderators:  Stuart Seiff, Jeff Edelstein, Mark Mazow, Tom Wood

 

9:50 – 10:20:  Break with Exhibitors

 

10:20 - 11:10 am: Aesthetic Session

10:40 – 11:00 am:  Jean Carruthers Lecture, “The Evolution of Botulinum Toxin”

11:00 – 11:10 am:  Discussion

 

11:10 am - 12:15 pm: Trauma Session

11:45 am – 12:15 pm:  Robert Mazzoli Lecture:  “Advances in military ocular and combat casualty care:  translating lessons learned in war to peacetime practice”

 

Awards Section

12:15 – 12:30 pm

Outstanding Contribution

Stasior Leadership Award

Dortzbach Award

Katowitz Award

 

Business Meeting: 12:30 to 1:15 pm


Afternoon Recreational Activities


ASOPRS Annual Banquet: 6 to 9 pm

Sunday, June 25

6:00 – 7:00 am:  Breakfast with exhibitors

7:00 – 7:03 am:  Opening remarks (Harris/Allen)

 

7:03 - 7:45 am: Eyelid Session I

 

7:45 - 8:20 am: Orbit Session II

 

8:20 – 8:50 am:  Break with Exhibitors

 

8:50 - 9:45 am: Eyelid Session II

 

9:45 – 10:00 am:  OMIC talk, Rob Fante:  “OMIC insights:  how to stay out of trouble with cosmetic patients”

10:00 – 10:15:  Discussion

 

10:15 am: Adjourn

 

 

Thank you to our 2016 Spring Scientific Symposium Sponsors!

 

 

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