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GSO Annual Meeting - August 1-3, 2014 - The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island
Mark your calendars for GSO's 2014 Annual meeting, to be held August 1-3 at The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. Click here for registration and conference information!
Michael Jacobs, MD Accepted to AAO LDP
Michael S. Jacobs, MD, GSO Immediate Past President, was accepted to the American Academy of Ophthalmology Leadership Development Program (LDP). Nominees from around the country were chosen via a competitive selection process to participate in the LDP XVI, Class of 2014. Dr. Jacobs was one of 19 other ophthalmologists selected for the program. He will join ophthalmologists from states including California, South Carolina, Massachusetts, Oklahoma, Florida, and Hawaii.
McGregor Lott, MD Accepted to MAG GPLA
McGregor Lott, MD, GSO Vice President, was accepted to the Medical Association of Georgia Physicians' Leadership Academy (GPLA). Through GPLA, Dr. Lott is developing an educational program for young ophthalmologists in Georgia, which will focus on ethics, practice management, contract review and negotiations, insucance, and more. Stay tuned for more information on this exciting program!
What is an Ophthalmologist?
Know Who is Taking Care of Your Eyes
When you go to "get your eyes checked," there are a variety of eye care providers you might see. Ophthalmologists, optometrists, and opticians all play an important role in providing eye care services. However, each group has different levels of training and expertise; you should be sure you are seeing the right provider for your condition or treatment.
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and More Resources for Patients
Members of The Georgia Society of Ophthalmology are board-certified ophthalmologists (Eye M.D.s) in various practice settings throughout Georgia. Our member physicians are wholly dedicated to lifelong learning and professional integrity in order to provide the best possible patient care.