2021 ASCRS Annual Meeting Announcement
Registration is Open
Registration and Housing for the 2021 ASCRS and ASOA Annual Meetings is Open!
Register now to attend the 2021 ASCRS Annual Meeting, featuring:
- Essential education and the latest in clinical techniques
- Inspiring speakers, expert faculty, and distinguished lecturers
- An Exhibit Hall with the latest industry trends from more than 200 companies
- Unparalleled opportunities to connect with friends, colleagues, and mentors
- ASOA practice management education for all members of the practice
The “Skip-the-Line Deadline” is June 1. If you want to have your badge mailed to you ahead of the meeting, register by June 1 and select this mailing option
ASCRS Clinical Education
ASCRS empowers Anterior Segment Surgeons to improve the vision, outcomes and quality of life for their patients through innovative approaches to education. Explore ASCRS's library of over 1,000 on demand educational resources to start learning today.
ASCRS Grand Rounds Presented by Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
Join moderators Terry Kim, MD and Sumitra Khandelwal, MD with faculty and residents covering case presentations, clinical pearls, and engaging panel discussions.
Participate and earn CME at your convenience! This ASCRS Grand Rounds is now available on demand.
ASCRS membership required to access ASCRS Grand Rounds.Access This Grand Rounds Now
Ophthalmology Quicksand Chronicles Podcast: Latest Episodes
Practical Guides for the Cataract Surgeon
ASCRS Focus on Cataract provides one location where ASCRS members can find a wealth of education on specific cataract surgical techniques and complications. Explore the latest cataract topics below.
Light Adjustable Lens
In the October 2020 ASCRS Focus on Cataract Surgery, explore a variety of resources on the light adjustable lens, which can be adjusted in the eye postoperatively in order to optimize refractive outcomes for difficult cases.
Surgical Management of Hard Cataracts
In the September 2020 ASCRS Focus on Cataract Surgery, explore a variety of resources on the management of hard cataracts in order to minimize your chance of surgical complications.Explore Now
In the August 2020 ASCRS Focus on Cataract Surgery, explore a variety of resources focused on when to perform an IOL exchange as well as the surgical techniques associated with IOL exchange.Explore Now
Capsular Support: Rings, Hooks, and More
In the July 2020 ASCRS Focus on Cataract Surgery, explore educational resources about the variety of capsular support devices available to today's cataract surgeon.Explore Now
One of the ways that ASCRS is a leader in education is that it has been a strong focus to be innovative in how they deliver that education. There are so many formats that are engaging and inviting, and I love that it’s available at your fingertips.
Preeya K. Gupta, MD
2020 Presentations Available Now
Presentations from the 2020 ASCRS Virtual Annual Meeting are now available for registrants to view within the ASCRS website, including General Sessions, Symposia, and Instructional Courses. Virtual Meeting registrants enjoy exclusive access to this library for one year post-meeting.Browse All 2020 Presentations On Demand
2020 Award-Winning Films
Virtual Meeting attendees: view the winning scientific films from the 2020 Annual ASCRS Film Festival.
For Surgeons. For You.
ASCRS education is developed and curated for our members exclusively by anterior segment surgeons.
Find out why our approach to education is different.
Choosing the Right Presbyopia-Correcting Lens for Our Patients in 2021
This 1 hour roundtable discussion will center around IOL selection choices that are available today and to come in 2021 based on varying patient presentations.
Astigmatism 2021: The Quest for Refractive Perfection
This 1 hour program will discuss how preoperative planning, intraoperative alignment, and postoperative enhancements will help you nail your astigmatic targets.
Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Surface Disease - Mystery Versus Mastery
In this 1 hour CME activity, join our faculty as they clear up the mystery of diagnosing and managing ocular surface disease and explore how an early ocular surface disease diagnosis and treatment can impact your cataract and refractive surgical outcomes
Latest On Demand Webinars
Each month, EyeWorld Magazine provides vital clinical reporting to 22,000 ophthalmologists around the world. EyeWorld Week delivers up–to–the–minute news via a weekly e-newsletter to all ASCRS members.
Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (JCRS)
The Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery (JCRS), a preeminent peer-reviewed monthly ophthalmology publication, is the official journal of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
Washington Watch Weekly
Washington Watch Weekly provides weekly updates on the latest actions, rulings, and activities in the areas of advocacy, legislative, regulatory, MACRA, and more. Read Washington Watch Weekly on the ASCRS website, or receive weekly e-mails directly to your inbox.