2024 Summer Symposium

July 11-14, 2024
St Regis Hotel
Deer Valley, Utah

The American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery® welcomes you to the 13th Annual AECOS Summer Symposium. This dynamic meeting, convened annually in Deer Valley, Utah, has expanded to incorporate a series of extensive, peer-to-peer case discussion and video sessions. This year, the Program Committee has actively solicited topics from past meeting participants in order to create a highly relevant program that will drive interactive discussion and perhaps even controversy.

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Don’t miss this important session – back for the 2024 Meeting!
Friday, July 12 | 6:00 -7:30PM

Ask Me Anything (Astor Ballroom)
An open forum led by Allison Shuren JD and Alan Reider JD

This Q & A session will focus on recent regulatory, compliance and enforcement developments that may affect your practice. Allison and Alan will be joined by Skip Pleninger, an expert on insurance issues. Skip will address questions about claims against ophthalmologists as well as the coverage required to protect you and your practice from liability resulting from enforcement actions, cyberattacks, and professional liability.


Meeting Program

Program Chairs:
Steven Dell, MD
William Trattler, MD

Program Committee:
Kendall Donaldson, MD
Amy Lin, MD
Priya Mathews, MD
Erik Mertens, MD
Leo Otero
Julie Schallhorn, MD
Stephen Slade, MD
William Wiley, MD

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AECOS has secured discounted transportation through Mountaineer Limo. Please be sure to reference AECOS when booking in order to receive the discounted rate, Www.mountaineerlimoparkcity.com. Cars for 1-3 guests are $165 and SUVs for 3-6 guests are $185. Mountaineer Limo offers a 24 hour cancellation policy. Reservation cancelled within 24 hours will be charged in full.


Discounted bookings are now closed. 

AECOS has secured discounted hotel accommodations at The Lodges at Deer Valley over the dates of July 10-July 14. All reservations must be made prior to June 10, 2024. The Lodges require a 2 night minimum stay and all reservations require a credit card to secure the reservation. Please book accommodations here: https://book.deervalley.com/ecomm/package/packagebuilder/11584749/en-us/?packageid=74610&forceChoice=1&promocode=AO24

Reservations are non-cancellable/non-refundable after June 10, 2024.

For accommodations at the St Regis please contact KCapaldi@aecosurgery.org. 
Reservations are non-cancellable/non-refundable after June 10, 2024.