Department of Ophthalmology

Seminars, Conferences & Meetings


Morning Videoteleconference

The Department of Ophthalmology holds a videoteleconference (7:00 AM - 7:50 AM) each Monday through Thursday in the Gordon Library & Conference Room at theMcDermott Clinical Science Building, on the Greehey Campus of UTHSCSA, at 8403 Floyd Curl Drive. Teleconferencing includes the ophthalmology residency programs at Brooke Army Medical Center and Wilford Hall Medical Center.


Grand Rounds

Ophthalmology Grand Rounds are not open to the public. Attendance is limited to:

  1. Faculty and Students of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA)
  2. The San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium (SAUSHEC)
  3. Adjunct faculty of the UTHSCSA Department of Ophthalmology
  4. Special invited guests of the UTHSCSA Department of Ophthalmology

On Fridays, Grand Rounds are open to eligible participants at the UTHSCSA School of Medicine building in Room 209L at 8:00 AM. Lectures follow at 9:00 AM.


The UT Health Science Center San Antonio School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.


For more information, call Lauren Belasco at (210) 567-8406.



American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)

Future dates of the annual AAO meetings are shown below.

  • Oct. 27-30, 2018 - Chicago, IL (with Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology-PAAO)
  • Oct. 12-15, 2019 - San Francisco, CA
  • Nov. 14-17, 2020 - Las Vegas, NV
  • Nov. 13-16, 2021 - New Orleans, LA

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) -

Future dates of the annual ARVO meetings are listed below.

  • April 28 - May 2, 2019 (Vancouver, BC, Canada)
  • May 3 - 7, 2020 (Baltimore, MD)
  • May 2 - 6, 2021 (San Francisco, CA)