56th Annual Meeting

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56th Annual Meeting

EBAA Salt Lake City: Reaching New Heights in Eye Banking

Hosted by Utah Lions Eye Bank

Registration is open for the 56th Annual Meeting – EBAA Salt Lake City: Reaching New Heights in Eye Banking June 14-17, 2017 in beautiful Salt Lake City, Utah. The early bird registration deadline is April 21.

Housing

EBAA has reserved a block of rooms at the Grand America Hotel at the special meeting rate of $229. The hotel reservation link will be included in your registration confirmation.
The EBAA hotel room block closes May 5.

Airline Discounts

EBAA has a program with Delta Airlines to provide 2%-10% off of published fares for the 56th Annual Meeting. Visit the Delta Airlines Discount page for more information.

Lift off at the Leonardo

Start the meeting in style! Join EBAA for a night of mixing with friends and colleagues at the Leonardo Museum where we will have the run of the FLIGHT exhibit complete with dinner and drinks.This even requires a separate registration, which you can do at the same time that you register for the meeting.

2017 EBAA Scientific Symposium

The 2017 EBAA Scientific Symposium will be held on June 17, 2017and will highlight research in the areas of corneal tissue transplantation, preparation, preservation, evaluation and much more. There are travel grant opportunities for ophthalmology residents and corneal fellows. To submit an abstract proposal, click here.

Award and Scholarship Opportunities

EBAA is accepting nominations for the Gift of the Sight Award and Crystal Cornea Award, which are presented at the Annual Meeting, as well as the Patricia Aiken O’Neil Scholarship, which provides funds to support an eye bank employee’s attendance at the meeting. Nominations for the Gift of Sight, Crystal Cornea and Patricia Aiken O’Neill Scholarship are due March 17.

Pre- and Post-Meeting Tours

EBAA is working with a local tour operator to offer private tours for 56th Annual Meeting attendees. One tour will focus on Salt Lake City itself, and will be held Wednesday morning. The other tour on Sunday morning will visit Park City. Those who wish to register for the tours will do so directly with the tour company with a separate fee required. Registration will open in the coming weeks.

Exhibits

Please view the Exhibits Schedule, for information on exhibit hall hours. Exhibitor registration will open soon.

Sponsorship

Sponsorship information will be posted in the coming weeks. In the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact Molly Georgakis with any questions.

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