2017 Call for Courses

120th Annual AOA Congress & 47th Annual AOSA Conference:

June 21 - June 25, 2017
Washington, D.C.

The American Optometric Association is pleased to invite your submission of optometric, optometric staff, and future optometrist education courses at the 2017 Optometry’s Meeting®. Continuing education courses will be held from Wednesday, June 21 through Sunday, June 25, 2017.

Courses submitted cover a wide variety of ophthalmic topics. All abstracts must be submitted electronically via online submission by August 15, 2016.


All applicants will be notified of accepted/ selected courses via email mid-Fall 2016. Acceptance will be based on the following criteria:

Important Dates

If you have any questions regarding the Call for Courses, please contact Stacy Harris or Fran Ghannam, Education Managers, at the AOA. Email:

Application deadline August 15, 2016
Notification of selected courses Mid-Fall via email

Course materials due- bio, CV,
initial course outline

one month after notification
of acceptance
Final course handouts due to AOA Early April 2017
2017 Optometry’s Meeting®

June 21 - June 25, 2017