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ASCRS empowers Anterior Segment Surgeons to improve the vision, outcomes and quality of life for their patients through innovative approaches to Education, Advocacy and Philanthropy.Get Involved
20/Happy in 2020“20/Happy in 2020” is a comprehensive ASCRS master class in refractive cataract surgery. During our training, we all focused on cataract surgical skills. Today, however, we must wear a second hat – that of refractive surgeons – because the majority of our cataract patients are interested in, desire, or expect to reduce their dependence on spectacles. Learn More
Exceptional Educational Opportunities
ASCRS Satellite CME Programs offers attendees an excellent opportunity to expand their learning experience with programming focused on the latest techniques and technologies in anterior segment surgery.Visit the Satellite CME Education Resources Page
COVID-19 News You Can Use
The information surrounding the COVID-19 crisis continues to evolve as new information emerges. ASCRS COVID-19 News You Can Use resource center provides resources for ophthalmologist, and important information and clinical guidance to help ophthalmologist navigate this shifting landscape.Learn More
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ASCRS is the largest U.S. society dedicated to meeting the needs of anterior segment surgeons at every career stage. The education is developed and curated exclusively by anterior segment surgeons. From the most current clinical thinking to new and innovative surgical techniques, ASCRS members learn and share through live meetings and on-demand programming , monthly publications, webinars, , advocacy, and more.Join Now
News & Notable
Featured news and stories from ASCRS and the Foundation
"Sometimes bigger meetings can be overwhelming. It's still a very large meeting but it's definitely much more manageable. Also, I think they really make an effort to bring in innovative ways of teaching,"
Zaina Al-Mohtaseb MD, ASCRS Young Surgeons Committee