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Friday, October 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
HWZ to Provide Lobbying Services to WAO »
The Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology is pleased to be partnering with Hubbard, Wilson & Zelenkova LLC (HWZ) for lobb...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WAO signs onto AAO Prior Authorization Letter »
The Wisconsin Academy has joined AAO and a number of other states in supporting a letter to Congress sharing our concerns...
Thursday, July 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WAO Member Spotlight - UW, MCW researchers collaborate on retinal imaging »
 Article from Wisconsin Health News, July 17, 2019 A University of Wisconsin and the Medical College...
Thursday, May 2, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WAO at Doctor Day! »
Doctor Day provides a unique opportunity for physicians to come together to advocate on behalf of patients and the medical...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
WAO Supports Four Residents at AAO Mid-Year Forum »
Last week WAO helped support four resident member's trips to AAO's Mid-Year Forum through the Resident Ambassador Program!...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WAO Presents 2018 Legislator of the Year Award »
September 25, 2018 The Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology presented Representative John Jagler (R-37) with the 2018 Le...
Thursday, July 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Meet Your New WAO President! »
Greetings! Thank you for being a member of the  Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology  (WAO) and supporting y...
Monday, July 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Workers' Comp. Premiums Decline for The Third Year »
July 12, Wisconsin Health News Workers’ compensation premiums for businesses are set to decline by 6.03 percent this O...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for Nominations Available for 2019 Board of Directors »
Call for Nominations Available for 2018-2019 Board of Directors The Board of Directors is now accepting names for thr...
Monday, June 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Meet Your 2018 WAO EyeMD Symposium National Speakers! »
The Wisconsin Eye MD Symposium is fast approaching! Don't miss an opportunity September 22 at the Milwaukee Marriot Downto...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
2018 Platinum Participation Award Recipiants »
Academy Secretary for State Affairs Kurt Heitman, MD announced the recipients of the Academy’s 2018 Platinum Participation...
Monday, September 25, 2017
CODING and MEDICARE UPDATES Joy Newby, LPN, CPC Newby Consulting, Inc.   ICD-10 Updates For...
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...
Friday, June 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAO 2017 Outstanding Advocate Award »
Announcing Academy's 2017 Outstanding Advocate and Outstanding Humanitarian Service Award Recipients On behalf of t...
Monday, February 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WAO Submits Comments to FTC »
The Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology submitted comments in opposition to the federal Trade Commission’s proposed changes...