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2022 CAOS AAO Educational Program

  • Sun, October 02, 2022
  • 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM (CDT)
  • New Furama Restaurant


  • CAOS is partially funded with grants from sponsors. These registrants will not be reportable.
  • Tickets are $50 for all guests.

    CAOS is partially funded by grants. If you wish to to be Non-Sunshine, please register as a Non-Sunshine guest.

    If you do not have an NPI or license number, please enter 000 for each.

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The 36th CAOS AAO Educational Program, the most delicious event of AAO, was held during the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting in Chicago, Illinois, on Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 6 pm.

We had an outstanding event, with 120 attendees!

Dr. Victoria Tseng, from UCLA Stein Eye Institute, gave a fantastic talk about “Glaucoma in the Population: Factors to Consider" and Keynote Speaker, Dr. Michael Chiang, Director of the National Eye Institute, delivered a fantastic talk about “Thoughts about career development and leadership as an Asian American"

Dr. Jacob Heng, 3rd year resident from Yale, was awarded the resident research award.

Dr. James C. Tsai, President of New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mt. Sinai, was awarded the CAOS Pioneer Award.

The event was emceed by our President, Dr. Christopher Teng.

The incoming President, Dr. Jonathan Song, was introduced, as well as our incoming board member, Dr. Samuel Yiu and current board members Dr. Kristina Pao and Dr. Sophie Deng.

Special thanks to our sponsors Alcon and Bausch and Lomb!


We are so excited to catch up with you all, friends, dear and new. We have so much to be grateful for and to celebrate, and hope to see you all there at the 36th annual meeting in Chicago!

Members and guests are welcome. If you are a member and have not paid your annual membership yet, please do so prior to registering. 

Due to the Sunshine Law, we must collect state medical license number and NPI#.

Guests who do not want to be reportable under Sunshine Law, please register under Non-Sunshine category.


New Furama Restaurant
2828 South Wentworth Avenue
(between 28th Place and 29th Street)
Chicago, IL, 60616

Bus service to and from the restaurant will be provided. 

Pick up from the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place (Curb in front of hotel) at 5:45pm, 6:00pm, 6:15pm, 6:30pm, and 6:45pm. 

Leave restaurant at 8:45pm, 9:00pm, 9:15pm, 9:30pm and 9:45pm (Final departure) to Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Hilton Chicago, Sheraton Grand Chicago, Marriott Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, and Westin Michigan Avenue.


6:00 – 7:00 pm Reception (Cash Bar)
7:00 – 9:30 pm Program/Banquet

Welcome and Introduction of Visiting Professors and Dignitaries- Chris Teng, MD, CAOS President

Scientific Session:

“Glaucoma in the Population: Factors to Consider"

Victoria Tseng, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, UCLA Stein Eye Institute

Keynote Session:

“Thoughts about career development and leadership as an Asian American"

Michael Chiang, MD, MA
Director, National Eye Institute

Award Presentations - Chris Teng, MD
Resident Research Award
CAOS Pioneer Award

Thank you to our Sponsors!


Bausch and Lomb

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