COS Quarterly Conference
December 2019

Co-sponsored with the Rabb Retina Study Group
Featuring the COS Alex E. Krill Memorial Lecture

Alexander J. Brucker, MD

"Where We Are and How We Got There in the Treatment of
Age-Related Macular Degeneration"

 Plus... Rabb Retina Study Group community case presentations


CLICK HERE to view a list of previous Krill Lecturers.

About this year's Krill Lecturer

Alexander J. Brucker, MD is the 
Chief, Retina and Vitreous Service, Vice Chair for Strategic Planning and the Founder's Professor in Retinal and Vitreous Diseases in Ophthalmology at the Scheie Eye Institute of the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.  He earned his medical degree in 1972 from the New York Medical College and completed his residency in ophthalmology at The Friedenwald Institute, Maryland General Hospital in 1976.  Dr. Brucker received fellowship training in vitrectomy and retinal detachment at the Wilmer Ophthalmologic Institute, Johns Hopkins University Hospital in Baltimore (1977).  Dr. Brucker's research focuses on three main areas:  age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and other retinal, vitreous and retinovascular diseases.


Members (COS and Rabb) - Register online
Non-member registration:  Use the PAPER form
Free registration for Rabb Retina Study Group Members!!!
Download the paper (PDF) registration form

Meeting Information

   Gleacher Conference Center
   450 N. Cityfront Plaza Dr., Chicago
   Discounted parking with validation in the 
   NBC Tower garage

   Monday, December 9, 2019

6:00 p.m. - Reception
6:30 p.m. - Dinner
6:55 p.m. - Business meeting 
7:00 p.m. - Krill Lecture - Dr. Brucker
7:40 p.m. - Rabb Case Presentations & Discussion
8:30 p.m. - Adjourn


Advance registration is required. Please register no later than December 6th. Members of the COS can register using the on-line form. If you are registering a guest or if you otherwise owe a fee, use the paper form which can be downloaded in PDF format.
Annual COS dues includes attendance at the monthly dinners. Therefore, there is no charge for members in good standing.*
For non-members, guests and members in arrears, the registration fee is $75.  Rabb Retina Study Group members, as well as residents & fellows in training are not charged, but advance registration is still required.
If you do not owe any registration fees, you may fax your form to: 847/680-1682.  Or use the on-line electronic registration form.
Members are considered "in good standing" if their dues are now paid.

Educational Items

Course Director: Ann-Marie Lobo Chan, MD

Target Audience: Practicing ophthalmologists, ophthalmology residents and fellows

Commercial Support
Any exhibiting companies participating will be acknowledged at the time of the meeting.

Contact the COS office at:  847-680-1666 or by email:  [email protected]

We are proud to announce that catering at the Gleacher Center is provided by Wolfgang Puk.  A buffet dinner with several choices of entrees will be available.
Last Updated on Sunday, November 17, 2019 04:44 PM