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Partner News
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Jenny Pomeroy Award for Excellence in Vision and Public Health »
Jenny Pomeroy Award for Excellence in Vision and Public Health Submission Deadline: Friday, October 27, 2017 -...
Monday, September 11, 2017
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, 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...

WAO News
Monday, October 2, 2017
WAO Member, David Gamm, M.D., Ph.D.'s Team Awarded Honorable Mention from NEI Competition »
https://nei.nih.gov/content/national-eye-institute-awards-prize-retina-dish-competition National Eye Institute awards...
Monday, September 25, 2017
CODING and MEDICARE UPDATES »
CODING and MEDICARE UPDATES Joy Newby, LPN, CPC Newby Consulting, Inc.   ICD-10 Updates For...
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...

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, October 4, 2017
WEBINAR: Zika Virus and Your Eyes »
WEBINAR: Zika Virus and Your Eyes   Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 1:30-2:30pm Central   We...
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Ophthalmologists Warn of Five Frightening Risks of Wearing Contact Lenses Without a Prescription »
Zombie or devil contact lenses may elevate a Halloween costume’s fright factor, but wearing them without a prescription co...
Friday, September 8, 2017
Blepharokeratoconjunctivitis treatment explored through Delphi consensus »
Daniel MC, et al.  J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabis m us.  2017;doi:10.3928/01913913-20161013-04. September 7,...
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Final Recommendation Statement: Vision Screening in Children Aged 6 Months to 5 Years »
September 5, 2017 – The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force released today a final recommendation statement on vision scr...
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...