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Partner News
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 Wisconsin Health News Conference »
Get the full story on the twists and turns of federal health reform and what it means for Wisconsin at this year's Wiscons...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHA Offering Education on Newly Available Expedited Physician Licensure Process »
With the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact’s voluntary expedited licensure process becoming operational this month, WHA...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Society Resource Addresses ePDMP FAQs »
Effective April 1, 2017, Wisconsin Act 266 requires all Wisconsin-licensed physicians and other prescribers to review a pa...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 Wisconsin Health News Conference »
While Republicans may have walked away from the American Health Care Act, the healthcare debate is certain to continue. Wi...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Silver Tsunami: Wisconsin’s Aging Population and the Future of Long-Term Care »
The silver tsunami is real. Wisconsin’s population is aging and healthcare care costs for the elderly and those needing lo...

WAO News
Monday, July 31, 2017
Risk Management Presentation at WI Eye MD Symposium »
OMIC and Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology (WAO), are pleased to offer a risk management presentation at the upcoming ann...
Monday, July 17, 2017
How to Experience the Great American Solar Eclipse »
July 13, American Academy of Ophthalmology On Aug. 21, millions of people in the U.S. will see day turn to night as a t...
Monday, July 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Doctor Day 2018 »
Doctor Day 2018 has been set for Tuesday, January 30.  The event will again be held at the Monona Terrace in Madison...
Monday, July 3, 2017
Congrats to WAO member, Dr. Dennis Han! »
Dr. Dennis Han recognized with the American Academy of Ophthalmology Life Achievement Honor Award July 3, 2017...
Monday, July 3, 2017
2017 WAO Symposium - Attendee Registration Now Available! »
October 6-7, 2017 The Hilton City Center Milwaukee, WI The Wisconsin EyeMD Symposium is the annual educationa...

Legislative Updates
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Education Committee Backs Bills Targeting Drug Addiction »
The Senate Committee on Education approved two bills Monday that are part of a special session ordered by Gov. Scott Walke...
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Doctors, Acupuncturists Blast Chiropractic Bill »
Doctors and acupuncturists oppose a bill that would allow chiropractors to perform physical examinations for student athle...
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical Examining Board Approves Final Telemedicine, Opioid Continuing Medical Education Rules »
The Medical Examining Board approved permanent rules last week that govern the practice of telemedicine and mandate contin...
Tuesday, April 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wisconsin Receives $7.6 Million to Fight Opioid Addiction »
Wisconsin will receive $7.6 million from the federal government to combat opioid addiction, the Department of Health and H...
Tuesday, April 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Walker Approves CBD Oil Bill »
Gov. Scott Walker has signed into law a bill ending state penalties for those who possess cannabidiol without psychoactive...

AAO News
Thursday, August 3, 2017
New Orleans: Where All of Ophthalmology Meets »
New Orleans: Where All of Ophthalmology Meets   If there is one meeting you must attend this year,...
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
AAO 2017: Register today and save »
AAO 2017: Register today and save   Register by the early registration deadline on Aug. 9 and save! Price...
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Four Tips to Make Sure Kids’ Eyes and Vision Are ‘Grade A’ This School Year »
Shares Back-to-School Tips for Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month With back-to-school time around the corner, p...
Friday, June 30, 2017
Academy Wins Key Endorsement in Fight for Better Eye-Care Access for Rural Veterans »
Academy Wins Key Endorsement in Fight for Better Eye-Care Access for Rural Veterans An important program for...
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Members: Register today for AAO 2017 »
Members: Register today for AAO 2017 AAO 2017 registration is FREE for Academy and AAOE Members. Come to New Orlea...

Eye Health
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
August is Children’s Eye Health Month – and a Solar Eclipse in North America »
August is Children’s Eye Health Month – and a Solar Eclipse in North America Share these articles and resources throu...
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Low vitamin D may affect recovery of injured corneas »
Injury or disease in combination with too little vitamin D can be bad for the window to your eyes. The three-layer, tra...
Friday, July 21, 2017
Laser Therapy Shows Promise Against Eye Floaters »
THURSDAY, July 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A laser treatment can reduce spots in people's vision known as "floaters," a n...
Friday, July 21, 2017
Screening program finds diabetic retinopathy in 30% of subjects »
July 19, 2017 - Healio Researchers found the prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in diabetes type 2 patients...
Thursday, July 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Incase you missed it - NEI »
  Eye microbiome trains immune cells to fend off pathogens in mice (07/11/17) Bugs in your eyes may be a g...