ALOA Convention 2018

November 2 - 4, 2018

The Hyatt Regency

Birmingham, AL

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OPTOMETRIST SCHEDULE
Friday, November 2
7:00am - 9:30am        CPR Certification Course (Limited to 30 attendees) Lt. Jon Riley
10:00am - 12:00pm    The Changing Face of Eye Care: Novel Developments, Emerging Treatments,
                                   Innovative Technologies, Evolving Trends  (COPE 47970-GO ) Christopher Wroten, OD
12:00pm- 1:00pm       Lunch  (included with registration)
1:00pm - 2:00pm        Education in the Round My Favorite Cases (COPE 58009-AS) Paul Ajamian, OD
2:00pm - 3:00pm        What A Pain (COPE 57568-PH) Paul Ajamian, OD
3:00pm - 5:00pm        The Future of Cataract Surgery  (COPE 55633-AS) Paul Ajamian, OD
5:00pm - 6:00pm        Reception

Saturday November 3
7:00am - 8:00am        Membership Meeting and Breakfast
8:00am - 9:00am        The ABC's of Omega-3's for Dry Eye and More (COPE 58721-AS) Spencer Johnson, OD
9:00am - 11:00pmc     Lids and Lashes on the Cutting Edge    (COPE 58828-SP) Spencer Johnson, OD
11:00am - 2:00pm      Exhibit Hall (lunch in exhibit hall)
2:00pm - 3:00pm        Building Your Macular Degeneration Center of Excellence
                                   Medical Coding and Compliance Issues (COPE 48830-PM) John Rumpakis, OD
3:00pm - 5:00pm        The Independent Practice in the World of Health Care Reform (COPE 52053-EJ)
                                  John Rumpakis, OD
TBD                            Football Viewing Party (game TBD depending on schedule)

Sunday, November 4
7:30am - 8:00am        Continental Breakfast
8:00am - 9:00am        Surgical Advances in Glaucoma Therapy  (COPE 52006-GL)  Joseph Thimons, OD
9:00am - 11:00am      Controversies in Glaucoma  (COPE 51598-GL)  Joseph Thimons, OD
11:00am - 1:00pm      Management of Diplopia (COPE applied for)  Kristine Hopkins, OD, MSPH, FAAO


PARAOPTOMETRIC TECHNICIAN / STAFF SCHEDULE

Friday, November 2
7:00am - 9:30am        CPR Certification Course (Limited to 30 attendees)                                                                           
10:00am - 12:00pm    Diagnosis and Treatment Options for Glaucoma (CPC approval applied for) Paul Batson, OD
12:00pm- 1:00pm       Lunch on your own
1:00pm - 2:00pm        Put a Lid on it (CPC approved) Lynn Lawrence, CMSgt (ret), USAF, CPOT, ABOC, COA, OSC
2:00pm - 4:00pm        Final Front Tear (CPC approved, ABO/NCLE approved)
                                   Lynn Lawrence, CMSgt (ret), USAF, CPOT, ABOC, COA, OSC
4:00pm - 5:00pm        Computers and My Health (CPC approved, ABO approved)
                                  Lynn Lawrence, CMSgt (ret), USAF, CPOT, ABOC, COA, OSC
                                                                    
Saturday, November 3
7:30am - 8:00am        Continental Breakfast
8:00am - 9:00am        Multigenerational Diversity  (CPC approved, ABO approved)
                                   Lynn Lawrence, CMSgt (ret), USAF, CPOT, ABOC, COA, OSC
9:00am - 11:00am      The Importance of Followership Lynn Lawrence, CMSgt (ret), USAF, CPOT, ABOC, COA, OSC
11:00am - 2:00pm      Exhibit Hall (lunch in exhibit hall)
2:00pm - 3:00pm        Dealing with Difficult Patients (CPC approved, ABO approved)
                                   Lynn Lawrence, CMSgt (ret), USAF, CPOT, ABOC, COA, OSC                                                                   
3:00pm - 5:00pm        Embracing the Dawn of Blue Light - Clinical Strategies to Protect Your Patients (CPC approved, ABO approved)
                                   Lynn Lawrence, CMSgt (ret), USAF, CPOT, ABOC, COA, OSC                            
TBD                            Football Viewing Party (game TBD dependent on schedule)


Contact

Name: Teri Hatfield
Email: teri@alaopt.com
Phone: 334-273-7895