Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists

Upcoming Events

2016 CLAO Contact Lens Educational Symposium.

Saturday April 30, 2016.  Seattle, WA.


The CLAO Contact Lens Educational Symposium is an update for clinicians on advances in contact lens.  The faculty will be leaders from the Ophthalmology, Optometry, Contact Lens Fitting and Contact Lens Research from the US and Canada.  There will be two named lectureships, the Oliver H. Dabezies, Jr., MD and the Whitney G. Sampson, MD Lectures, and some international contact lens societies will be represented.  This year’s program will focus on “Therapeutic Contact Lens: Principles and Practice” and “Progress for Presbyopia”  


Type of audience:  Ophthalmologists, Optometrists, PhD, Contact Lens Researchers, Technicians, Contact Lens Fitters.


Venue:  TBD

Join or Renew Your CLAO Membership

The Mission of CLAO is to advance quality medical eyecare for the public by providing comprehensive ophthalmologists and other eyecare professionals with education and training in contact lenses and related eyecare science.
We thank our Members and welcome new members to join us in this mission. If you are considering membership? Benefits include…
  • A Subscription to Eye & Contact Lens, a journal published by CLAO and eNews, a member only newsletter. The Review of Contact Lenses (RCL), including the RCL Professional Reference Guide (US only) and an online professional listing at