VOSH/International Annual Meeting 2016
“Exceeding the Vision”
November 13, 2016
Ready to network with other VOSH members? Interested in exchanging ideas and being inspired by guest speakers on issues concerning eye care around the world? Then plan on joining us at our annual conference in Anaheim California following the AAO meeting scheduled November 9 – 12, 2016!
Schedule of Events
Saturday, November 12, 2016
12:00 pm – The VOSH Board of Directors invites each of the SVOSH Presidents to join us for lunch. Each SVOSH president will have the opportunity to give a 2-3 minute presentation of what your chapter is doing, what you have planned for the upcoming year, to give suggestions and to ask the Board questions.
The luncheon will be at DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Anaheim Resort – Convention Center located at 2085 S Harbor Blvd, Anaheim, CA 92802. Please RSVP to mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
5:00 – 6:30 pm
SVOSH members, faculty advisors and ALL VOSH members are invited to the Welcome Mixer!
Sponsored by National Vision Inc.
Location: DoubleTree Suites by Hilton, around the corner from the Anaheim Convention Center (2085 S Harbor Blvd, Anaheim 92802). The party will be on the main floor of the hotel; just follow the signs.
- Mix & mingle with fellow VOSH and Student VOSH members and Faculty Advisors
- Enjoy light appetizers plus cash bar, complimentary drink tickets for SVOSH members
- Opportunity drawings to win $100 American Express gift cards from National Vision Inc, a bottle of Eye Chart Wine, a pair of Fello Sunglasses and more! You must be present to win.
RSVP to Wright@VOSH.org for planning purposes
(even if you forget to RSVP, come anyway!)
Sunday November 13, 2016 – Tuscany AB Conference Room, DoubleTree Suites
7:00 am – Registration & Breakfast
8 am to 4:30 pm – Meeting, with lunch included
Dr. Evelyn Diaz, MD: Ophthalmologist and Humanitarian, of the Dominican Republic
Humanitarian of the Year Award: Bina Patel, OD (VOSH-ONE and SVOSH-NECO)
Lifetime Achievement Award: Jim Hess, OD (VOSH-MN)
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm – Cocktail reception
Register by September 30: $120
Beginning October 1: $150
Students: $25 (reimbursable at the event during lunch break)
Airport & Shuttle Info
The nearest airport to the hotel is the John Wayne Airport (SNA) in Orange County.
Cost is $11.00* for John Wayne airport and $17.00* for Los Angeles airport each way.
* – Shared ride
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Anaheim Resort – Convention Center
2085 South Harbor Blvd, Anaheim, CA 92802