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REGISTRATION RATES  
August 1st through October 31, 2020
AACO Members $160.00  
Non-Members  $360.00*

After October 31st, 2020
AACO members $360.00
Non-members $560.00*

An additional $25.00 will be applied to on-site registrations
*If you are not a member of AACO, please complete this form for a free trial membership (through 2/28/21)
All annual conference registrations include:
    • Complimentary attendee meeting bag containing: PPE, hand sanitizer, a disposable pen - and more!
    • 'Inability to Attend Registration Refund Insurance': Attendee Registration Insurance is now included in your registration fees. This coverage is underwritten by Lloyds of London. You will receive a 100% refund if you are unable to attend the event for a reason outside of your control that is covered under the policy. This coverage starts on the date you pay for registration and ends on the first date of the show.

CONFERENCE EDUCATION SESSIONS
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14 hours of COPE CE (Florida CE applied for)

TEN NEW TECHNOLOGIES YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT
Mile Brujic, OD, FAAO
TEN MOST COMMON REASONS YOU WILL LOSE AN AUDIT
Joe Deloach, OD
ARMD - TRUTH OR DOGMA
Joe Deloach, OD
DRY EYE DISEASE DIAGNOSIS & TREATMENT: PEARLS FROM THE TRENCHES
Mile Brujic, OD, FAAO
COMPLIANCE: CAN'T I JUST BE A DOCTOR ANYMORE?
Joe Deloach, OD
HOW DIET & LIFESTYLE PLAY A ROLE IN VASCULAR HEALTH AND AMD
Melonie Clemmons, OD
NUTRITION AND LIFESTYLE AS A TREATMENT FOR DRY EYES DISEASE
Page Love, MS, RDN, CSSD, LD
YOU DON'T SAY: NONVERBAL SPEAKS LOUDER THAN WORDS, IMPROVES PATIENT CARE
Naheed Ahmad, OD
GLAUCOMA- FACT OR FICTION
Joe Deloach, OD
AMD CONTEMPORARY THINKING IN DIAGNOSTICS AND MANAGMENT
Jeffry Gerson, OD

AACO COVID-19 CODE OF CONDUCT  

 


CONFERENCE HOTEL

Reserve your room at the Opryland Hotel, AACO Conference attendee special rate $199.00 per night, while supplies last! Reserve Now
Hotel / Travel Health Standards: The Gaylord Hotel is committed to Health and Safety, view their outlined cleanliness standards.


CONFERENCE PROGRAM SCHEDULE (PRELIMINARY)
Thursday, November 12 Friday, November 13
Saturday, November 14
 
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Welcome & Luncheon
1:15 pm - 6:15 pm  CE Education Sessions           
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Happy Hour
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Annual Awards Gala                            
8:00 am - 10:00 am Breakfast & Exhibits 
10:00 am - 12:00 noon CE Education Sessions      
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Exhibits 
2:00 pm - 5:15 pm CE Education Sessions
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Happy Hour Free Evening to enjoy Nashville!
9:00 am - 10:00 am AACO Members Only Business Meeting 
10:00 am - 12:30 pm CE Education Sessions
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch & Closing Remarks
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm CE Education Sessions

EXHIBITOR & SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES


THANK YOU TO THE 2020 CONFERENCE TITLE SPONSOR
 


Education Accreditation Information

State Accreditation AACO does not guarantee that a licensing board, state, or certifying organization will accredit any course presented during this event. Attendees should be familiar with the requirements for any licensing or certification agencies to which education attendance may be reported. AACO will not be responsible for courses that have not received accreditation. AACO recommends that attendees be familiar with their licensing/certification requirements. 

COPE CE  AACO makes every effort to secure accreditation for continuing education courses through the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry (ARBO), Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (COPE). All courses for this event are submitted to ARBO for COPE approval. AACO will report CE attendance to ARBO for attendees who provide their OE Tracker number when they register and also sign-in or scan QR codes during the event. All COPE-accredited continuing education courses are strictly monitored to comply with licensing board regulations for accreditation. If you do not meet the required attendance rules, you will not receive credit.