48th COS Annual Meeting

July 24-28, 2024

Greenville, SC

14.25 hours CME*

10.75 hours of Scientific credits

3.50 hours of Ethics credits

* This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Medical Association of Georgia through the joint providership of Southern Alliance for Physician Specialties CME and Christian Ophthalmology Society. The Southern Alliance for Physician Specialties CME is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide accredited continuing education for physicians. 
The Southern Alliance for Physician Specialties CME designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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ANNUAL MEETING ARTICLES

About our Meeting

What makes the COS Annual meeting so unique? Glad you asked!

  • Great Scientific Lectures
  • Lectures on Intertwining Our Faith and Our Practice
  • Spiritual Encouragement
  • Fellowship with Christ-Following Colleagues
  • Special Sessions for Both the Female and Male Spouses
  • Special Sessions for the Children
  • Great Family Get Away!
Where else can you find all of this in one place?!

NEW!! Technician Lecture Series

The ‘Technician Registration’ botton will take you to the Southern Eye Associates website.

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Hyatt Regency Greenville
220 N Main St
Greenville, SC 29601

864 235 1234

We have a special room rate of $165/night. 

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Speakers

Daniel Apple, MD
"Dry Macular Degeneration: New & Emerging Therapies"
Chris Bergstrom, MD
"Overview of Intraocular Tumors"
Matthew Clary, MD
"Modern Glaucoma Treatments: Changing Your mindset"
Peter Daniel, MD
"Glaucoma Pearls: Lessons Learned"
Ashby Davis, JD
"How to Avoid a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit"
Peter Goodwin, MD
“Ophthalmology Missions: Why Me? Why Now?"
Andrew Hack, MD
"Mistakes of a Cornea Surgeon"
Jean Hausheer, MD
"How to Biblically Align Worldviews and Political Cadidates"
Kurt Heitman, MD
"Practice Management Forum"
Eddie Mengarelli, MD
"Practice Management Forum"
Tyler Pace, MD
“Oculoplastics Pearls for the Comprehensive Ophthalmologist”  
Mike Pereyo-Founder & Co-CEO of OOBE
“The Story of OOBE: A Love and Serve Model”
Jono Pons, MD
COS Fostered Missionary Update
Mark Robinson, MD, MPH
1)  “Isolated Cranial Nerve Palsy Causing Diplopia” 2) “Giant Cell Arteritis”
Doug Stokes, MD
“Glaucoma Pearls: Lessons Learned”   
Jeffery Taylor, MD
"Practice Management Forum"
Brad Williams, MD
1) “Pearls of (IPL) Intense Pulsed Light Therapy” 2) “What is YOUR Testimony?”
Ed Wilson, MD
1) “Pediatric Cataract Surgery: Challenge and Opportunities for the Developing and Developed World” 2) “Strabismus in Art, Entertainment, and Social Media”
OMIC
Insured ophthalmologists receive a discount for attending this session.

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Schedule

We know how valuable your time is! So we scheduled the entire event to maximize your time with a balance between CME and family events.

*All times are subject to change.

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Partial Event

Any 1 Day
$ 550
  • Can't attend the whole meeting? That's ok, come for any 1 day and receive a discount!

Full event

Thursday AM - Sunday AM
$ 700
  • Not a member? Join before registering to receive special discounts!

2024 COS Annual Meeting Attendee Registration

Our 2024 Annual Meeting is July 24-28!  It will be hosted by Kurt Heitman, Brad Williams and the group at Southern Eye Associates in Greenville, SC at the Hyatt Regency.  This is the first ever COS meeting in beautiful Greenville, SC and you won’t want to miss it.

July 24-28, 2024

Hyatt Regency
220 N Main St
Greenville, SC  29601