ABO Events at the 2022 Academy Meeting

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The American Board of Ophthalmology looks forward to seeing you at the 2022 American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting in Chicago. Please see the list below for opportunities to connect with us about board certification programs and even get one-on-one support to plan your next step in the recertification process.

Saturday, October 1

  • 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM: ABO Certification Experience Team at the AAO Resource Center
    Stop by the AAO Resource Center to visit with program staff who can answer questions about your certification and recertification progress. No appointment necessary.
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Good Question: The Science Behind Board Certification Exams
    Hosted by Directors Esther Bowie, M.D., and Keith Warren, M.D., this Learning Lounge explores how ABO exam content is created. Topics will include SME selection, sources of content, avoiding bad questions, the process of correcting flawed items, and item longevity.
  • 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM: Volunteer Appreciation Event
    For current item writers and examiners. Please contact the Volunteer Team for more details.

Sunday, October 2

  • 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM: ABO Certification Experience Team at the AAO Resource Center
    No appointment necessary. Stop by the AAO Resource Center to visit with program staff who can answer questions about your certification and recertification progress.
  • 11:30 AM – 12:45 PM: What You Need to Know from the Past Year’s Literature
    Sponsored by the American Ophthalmological Society (AOS) and the ABO, this timely discussion will be facilitated by ABO Director Hans Grossniklaus, M.D., and ABO CEO George B. Bartley, M.D.

 Monday, October 3

  • 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM: ABO Certification Experience Team at the AAO Resource Center
    Stop by the AAO Resource Center to visit with program staff who can answer questions about your certification and recertification progress. No appointment necessary.