Upcoming WinR Events
Mark your calendars for these upcoming WinR events. Please note that the events at AAO and WIO meetings offer travel grants. Each fellow is eligible to receive one travel grant per year.
38th ASRS Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA – July 24-28, 2020
WinR will host their annual luncheon during the 38th ASRS Annual Meeting. The luncheon will feature a keynote speaker; while the case conference offers WinR members the opportunity to present interesting cases.
2020 WIO Summer Symposium, Amelia Island, FL– August 20-23, 2020
Both mentors and mentees will have the opportunity to network with women who are prominent in organized ophthalmology, including past presidents of WIO, presidents of subspecialty societies, chairwomen, and prominent researchers. The $2,000 mentee grant will cover travel and other related meeting expenses.
AAO Subspecialty Day, Las Vegas, NV – November 13 & 14, 2020
ASRS Fellow-in-Training (FIT) members and young ASRS physician members (up to 2 years out of fellowship) are eligible to receive a $2000 travel grant. The travel grant will give you the opportunity to attend Retina Subspecialty Day accompanied by a senior WinR member, who will act as a mentor throughout the program. At the meeting, both mentors and fellows-in-training will have opportunities to network with women who are prominent in organizational ophthalmology, including past presidents of AAO, presidents of subspecialty societies, chairwomen, and prominent researchers.
Audio-Visual Likeness Release: At these events, the American Society of Retina Specialists may be photographing, videotaping, and/or audio-taping. Through your participation, you acknowledge these activities and agree to allow your image and likeness, if recorded, to be used by the ASRS in Society publications, on the ASRS website, and in marketing and promotional materials. Attendees of these ASRS events waive all claims against the Society for any liability resulting from these uses. Attendees agree that no compensation will be received in connection with the recording, use or distribution of their image.