OMIC Members are invited to an AAOE Risk Management virtual discussion on Medical Malpractice Risk Management 101 @ Ernest N. Moral Convention Center
Nov 12 – Nov 15 all-day

At the AAO Annual Meeting:  841V – Medical Malpractice Risk Management 101

This AAOE course present an OMIC overview of medical malpractice risk management strategies to mitigate liability risk for providers and practice entities.

Dates: Friday, September 12, 2021 through Monday, September 15, 2021

Time: flexible as the course is offered in a virtual format

Location:  Morial Convention Center

Speaker: Hans K. Bruhn, MHS, OMIC Risk Manager

AAOE staff will provide a list of completions to the OMIC Risk Management Coordinator.




ASOPRS Members are invited to an OMIC Risk Management Event at the AAO Annual Meeting on November 13, 2021 @ Ernest N. Moral Convention Center
Nov 13 all-day

ASOPRS members have a specific OMIC course offered to them at the AAO Annual Meeting:  OCU8-Section VII: OMIC Risk Management/Pandemonium in the Practice of Plastics

Date: Saturday, November 13, 2021

Time: 4:07 pm to 4:48 pm

Location:  Room 243-245 at the Morial Convention Center

Speakers: Robert G. Fante, MD, FACS and Linda D. Harrison,PhD, Vice-President of OMIC Risk Management

Be sure to have OMIC staff scan your AAO Badge as you enter the event room.  OMIC insured who are ASOPRS members will earn a 10%  premium discount!



The OMIC Bruce Spivey MD Forum at the 2021 AAO Annual Meeting in New Orleans on November 13, 2021 @ Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Nov 13 all-day

The popular OMIC Bruce Spivey MD Forum at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting 2021 (AAO) is planned for Saturday, November 13, 2021 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana


Topic: Benefits versus Goals: Managing Patient Expectations in Refractive and Oculofacial Plastic Surgery

Date: Saturday, November 13, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm and end at 3:15 pm

Location: New Orleans Theater AB inside the Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA

Speakers: OMIC Board Chair Daniel J. Briceland, MD; OMIC Board Member Robert G. Fante, MD, FACS; OMIC CEO Timothy J. Padovese, MBA; and OMIC Vice President of Risk Management, Linda D. Harrison, PhD

Free to AAO meeting registrants.  Be sure have your attendee badge scanned by OMIC staff while attending the discussion in the presentation room to ensure your OMIC discount.

OMIC during the IJCAHPO program at the AAO Meeting, November 14, 2021 @ Hilton New Orleans Riverside
Nov 14 all-day

Join OMIC at a session planned by the International Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (IJCAHPO) on Sunday, November 14, 2021, in New Orleans, Louisiana, during the AAO Annual Meeting.  No premium discount on OMIC policies is offered for attendance at these sessions.

  • Sunday, November 14, 12 noon to  1:o0 p.m.
    Hilton New Orleans Riverside, Grand Ballroom

    Documentation: Straetegies to Minimize Risks (IJCAHPO Course #05SU4)
    Hans K. Bruhn, MHS, OMIC Risk Manager, is the featured speaker.
  • NOTE: Staff must purchase an IJCAHPO ticket.
WDCMOS 2022 meeting on February 16, 2022
Feb 16 all-day

THE WDCMOS 2022 MEETING is being planned for Wednesday, February 16, 2022.

More details to be determined.

This event is open to WDCMOS members. Contact the WDCMOS to register.

Current WDCMOS members who attend this risk management presentation will receive a 10% discount on the OMIC premium and non-WDCMOS members will receive a 5% discount.  Be sure to sign-in while at the event to ensure your OMIC policy discount.

Illinois Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons (ISEPS) live event on March 18, 2022 @ Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Mar 18 all-day

Join us in Rosemont on Friday, March 18, 2022, for an OMIC risk management session during the ISEPS 2022 meeting in Rosemont, Illinois.

Date: Friday, March 18, 2022

Time: usually in the late afternoon–check program schedule

Location: Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N. River Road, Rosemont, Illinois

Topic: OMIC Risk Management Topic (TBA)

Speakers: An OMIC Committee Member and also an OMIC Risk Manager

Be sure to register with the ISEPS Home (






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Supporting your specialty.

OMIC was founded by members of the American Academy of Ophthalmology nearly a quarter century ago and is the only carrier sponsored and endorsed by AAO. OMIC is also endorsed by 54 other ophthalmic societies. The OMIC partnerships with state and subspecialty societies qualifies their members for an exclusive 10% premium credit. Contact your state society for details.