Develop your practice as a clinical trials site

A series of courses aim to help clinicians and eye researchers keep up with state-of-the-art approaches to the design, construction, and execution of clinical trials.

Key Points

One such course will take place prior to the start of the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) in Orlando in October. This CME-accredited course is free to AAO registrants.

Details are as follows:

Friday, Oct. 21

4 to 9 p.m. with dinner


Mae Gordon, PhD, professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and the Division of Biostatistics at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, and other renowned faculty will provide guidelines and information necessary to develop your practice as a clinical trial site.

Space is limited and is on a first-come, first-served basis. Go to for additional information.

$40,000 grants in eye research

The ARVO AFER is accepting applications for two new research grants made available through the support of Genentech and Vistakon: