2013 AAOOP Annual Meeting

Memorial Celebration of the Life and Work of Dr. Lorenz E. Zimmerman with Anastasia Zimmerman

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The meeting will be dedicated to Dr. Zimmerman’s memory, abstracts on any topic relating to ophthalmic pathology and oncology are invited. In their presentation, speakers are welcome to acknowledge any of Dr. Zimmerman’s contributions relating to the topic of their communication. The banquet has a program which includes personal tributes to Dr. and Mrs. Zimmerman.

 

Friday, November 15, 2013

Location: Hampton Inn and Suites Convention Center

New Orleans, LA

Breakfast/Registration: 7:00AM-8:00AM
Meeting: 8:00AM – 5:00PM

 

The scientific session will highlight some of Dr. Zimmerman’s important contributions and place them into current context.

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Invited Speakers

David H. Abramson, MD, FACS
Jerry A. Shields, MD
Daniel M. Albert, MD, FACS
Mary Louise Z. Collins, MD

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Registration Dates and Deadlines

Registration Opens: July 29,2013
Early Registration (registration fee increase)and Banquet Deadline: September 24, 2013
Online Registration Closes: October 22, 2013

Registration is now closed. You can register for the meeting onsite in New Orleans.

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Registration Fees

Members:

  • $170      online until September 24
  • $220      online after September 24
  • $270      onsite registration after October 22
  • $125      AAOOP Banquet deadline September 24

Non Members:

  • $180 online until September 24
  • $230 online after September 24
  • $280 onsite registration after October 22
  • Residents/Fellows – FREE (Must register  by September 24 – after September 24, $100)
  • $125 AAOOP Banquet deadline September 24

***AAOOP Members MUST pay their 2013 membership dues ($150 for Active Membership; $80 for Associate Membership) prior to registering for the Annual Meeting.

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Banquet Information

Location Hampton Inn and Suites Convention Center:  7:00 PM -10:30 PM

Tributes to Dr. and Mrs. Zimmerman will be delivered by AAOOP members and alumni, other colleagues, and the Zimmerman family.

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Directions and Location

Location
Across the street from the Ernest J. Morial Convention Center in the heart of the Arts & Warehouse District. The hotel is minutes from the historic French Quarter, Riverwalk Shopping Center, Aquarium of the Americas, Harrah’s Casino, Superdome, Sports Arena and the Central Business District.
Directions from the Airport
Take I-10 East to Downtown Business District, Take Hwy 90/Business and Exit onto Tchoupitoulas Street/South Peters. Turn left on South Peters, then take a right on Gaiennie Street.
Directions from I-10 East
Take I-10 West to Downtown, then take Hwy 90/Business. Exit onto Tchoupitoulas Street/South Peters. Turn left on South Peters, then take right on Gaiennie Street.

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Housing

Housing opens to AAO members on June 26, 2013
Housing opens to non-AAO members on July 10, 2013

Reserve Housing

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