Summer Symposium 2017


View CME information for the 2017 Summer Symposium

View the Women in Ophthalmology Summer Reading List

2017 Registration Rates

  • Category: Rate through June 30 | Rate through July 1 – August 9
  • WIO Member: $375 | $425
  • Non-Member: $475 | $525
  • Member-in-Training: $350 | $375
  • One-Day Rate: $150
  • Adult Guest: $200
  • Child Guest (Ages 12 and under): $100

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Surgical Wet Labs

During Summer Symposium registration, remember to sign up for the wet lab session you are interested in!

Friday, August 11 • 2:30 – 4:30 pm

  • Keralink – DMEK Lab (requires 2 hour time commitment)
  • CyPass® Micro-Stent Lab

Saturday, August 12 • 2:45 – 5:00 pm

  • Glaukos – iStent Lab
  • New World Medical – Ahmed Glaucoma Valve and Kahook Dual Blade (lab includes demonstration of both)
  • Phacoemulsificiation Lab
  • Oculoplastics- Live Injections

Wet lab registrations are on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to space limitations, we may not be able to accommodate all registrations for labs. We will automatically place your name on a waiting list if the lab you requested is full. You will be notified via email of the date/time for your lab (or if you have been placed on a waiting list) prior to the Summer Symposium.

Children & Guest Registration Categories

Registration for adult guests and child guests includes access to all meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches and the Saturday evening banquet.

Registration Confirmation

Upon receipt of the submitted registration form and full registration fee, each delegate will receive a confirmation of registration via email. The confirmation email is the receipt for the meeting. Please bring a copy of this confirmation to the Summer Symposium.

Cancellation / Refund Policy

Refund of registration fees, less a $30 administrative fee, may be applied for, in writing, before July 1, 2017. After this date, no refunds will be made. A $30 administrative fee will be assessed for registration transfers.

Registration Desk

Pre-registered delegates will receive a name badge and materials at the Summer Symposium registration desk.

Active Duty Military Registration Discount

In honor of active duty ophthalmologists, who may not have funding to attend scientific meetings, WIO offers a $100 registration discount. Please contact Marketing and Membership Coordinator, Lauren Ecke for details.


For additional questions, contact Marketing and Membership Coordinator, Lauren Ecke at [email protected].