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Member's Billing Webinar

The AAO recognizes the importance of correct billing and that it can be a challenging learning curve for even the most experienced optometrist. This is an opportunity to learn about billing resources, definitions, what is and isn’t covered, the most common billing errors, and review the billing basics with examples.

January 30, 2024
7PM – 8:30 PM MST
Complimentary to members ONLY  *membership confirmation is monitored
Presented virtually through Zoom platform

➡ Registration is closed. If you missed the webinar, a recording will be shared on the AAO Members' Portal.

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2024 Conference & Optifair

October 3-5, 2024
Fairmont Banff Springs

Vision Expo East 2024 

March 15 - March 17, 2024
Vision Expo East is the complete event for ophthalmic professionals, where eyecare meets eyewear and education, fashion and innovation mingle. Join eyecare professionals, buyers, influencers, and technology leaders at Vision Expo!

Fabry Disease Webinar 

Session Description
This disease awareness initiative for Fabry disease will  highlight the pivotal role Optometrists play in accelerating the diagnosis of patients with Fabry disease. The session seeks to encourage optometrists to take a proactive approach in identifying patients who may be at risk and referring them for further evaluation and treatment.

Webinar Objectives
1. Gain a comprehensive understanding of the ocular manifestations of Fabry disease.
2. Learn about the differential diagnosis challenges and strategies specific to Fabry disease.
3. Explore real-world case studies that highlight the ocular findings and diagnostic process.
4. Discover the important role optometrists can play in accelerating the diagnosis of Fabry disease.
5. Engage in live Q&A sessions with our expert speakers to address your queries.

Presenter Details
Dr. Langis Michaud – Full Professor, School of Optometry, Université de Montréal

Dr. Langis Michaud, an optometry visionary, graduated from École d’optométrie de l’Université de Montréal in 1986. His remarkable journey includes a Master's Degree in physiological optics (1998) and a third-cycle degree in public health (2006). Dr. Michaud is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry since 1989 and a Cornea and Contact Lens Diplomate since 1994. He's also recognized as a Fellow of the Scleral Contact Lens Organization (2010) and the British Contact Lens Association (2013).

Since 2001, as a full professor at Université de Montréal, he's advanced contact lens care and anterior segment disease treatment. His expertise influences pharmaceutical studies and international education. With over 35 chapters in French-edited books, Dr. Michaud is a field luminary. Currently, he pioneers a groundbreaking study on ocular manifestations of Fabry's and lysosomal storage disorders, displaying unwavering commitment. He is currently the president of the College of Optometrists of Quebec.

Event Details
Date: March 26, 2024
Time: 7-8 PM MST

Registration Link
Please link to: https://webapp.spotme.com/login/sanofi17/see-fabry-alberta

CE Credits have been approved by the Alberta College of Optometrists.


2024 Annual Conference and OPTOFAIR

April 5 - April 7, 2024
BC Doctors of Optometry brings you three days of cutting-edge insight and inspirational education in our 2024 Annual Conference & OPTOFAIR. Join us for our continuing education, networking and professional development event for doctors of optometry and optometric staff. The conference features a full roster of engaging and renowned speakers from across the continent for both doctors of optometry

Myopia Summit: 2024

April 20 - April 21, 2024
The Myopia Summit will unleash revolutionary concepts from trailblazing experts, helping you push the boundaries and propel you to unprecedented heights in Myopia Management.

CE, Ski & More

We’re headed to Banff for a weekend of fun in the snow, social evens at the Banff Springs, and some great CE.
March 7 to 9, 2025
Fairmont Banff Springs