SVOS hosts General Meetings six to seven times each year. These meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month at the Courtyard Marriott (off Exposition Blvd) in Sacramento. Dinner is provided and multiple vendors attend to showcase their products and answer questions.
A CE lecture is given during the meal for a minimum of two CE hours. These meetings are a great way to interact with your colleagues, network with potential employers and earn a couple of CE credits.
The 2017-2018 General Meeting schedule is as follows:
(click on an upcoming date for information)
October 17th, 2017
Presenter: John Flanagan, O.D. – UC Berkeley School of Optometry
Topic: OCT in Optometric Practice: Present & Future
November 21st, 2017
Presenter: Carlos Medina, M.D. – Retinal Consultants
Topic: Differential Diagnosis of Common Retinal Conditions
January 16th, 2018
Presenter: Richard Van Buskirk, O.D. – Sierra EyeCare
February 20th, 2018
Presenter: David Cupp, M.D. – Retinal Consultants
April 17th, 2018
Presenter: Tiffany Chan, O.D. – Drs. Chan & Moon
Topic: Low Vision
May 15th, 2018
Presenter: Sacramento Eye Consultants
Topic: Varied Presentations
SVOS members may attend at no cost.
Non-members are invited to attend; there will be a $45 charge upon arrival.
Pre-optometric and Optometry students are invited to attend at no cost.
COA members who are assigned to other local societies may attend at a reduced $30 charge. For information about switching your local society to SVOS, contact us here.
To register for an upcoming General Meeting, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.