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December 7th - 8th

  • 36th AnnualCornea, Contact Lens & Contemporary Vision Care Symposium

Credit Hours: 16 Hours Accreditation Pending

Early Bird Deadline

Wednesday November 13, 2019 (57 days from today)


The annual Cornea, Contact Lens and Contemporary Vision Care Symposium (CCLS) is a long-running, and always popular, program featuring world-renowned experts. Through a combination of clinical science and clinical pearls, practitioners have the opportunity to learn about the latest advancements in contact lenses, anterior segment disease, therapeutic treatment options and surgical management of the cornea.  


Agenda coming soon! 


To register, select the Registration tab and download the Registration Form:

  • Fax: 713-743-2046

  • Mail: UHCO - CE DEPT, 4901 Calhoun Road, Houston, TX 77204

  • Register over the phone: 713-743-1900


REGISTRATION NOTE:  Participants wishing to register after 12:00pm on Wednesday, December 4th, will be considered a Walk-In Registration and will need to be handled onsite the day of the event. An additional $25 fee will be applied to each 8 hour regular registration fee.  



The Westin Hotel, Memorial City

945 Gessner Road

Houston, TX 77024

(281) 501-4300

Hotel Website


Rates: Single/Double = $134 per night plus tax

Room Block Deadline: November 15, 2019
Please note that the roomblock may sell out before this deadline. 

Room Block Group Name: University of Houston College of Optometry




Jan PG Bergmanson, OD, PhD, PhD h.c., DSc, CourseMaster 

Dr. Bergmanson is the Brien A. Holden Professor of Optometry at University of Houston College of Optometry, founding Director of the Texas Eye Research and Technology Center, is licensed in Texas as a Therapeutic Optometrist and an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. He is a Fellow of American Academy of Optometry (AAO), where he is a Diplomate in the Cornea, Contact Lens and Refractive Technologies Section and a Fellow of the Scleral Lens Education Society. He is a Lifetime Honorary Member of the Swedish and Dutch Optometric Associations, Life Fellow of the College of Optometry, United Kingdom. Awards received include British Contact Lens Association’s Gold Medal (1998), 2002 Texas Optometric Association’s Educator of the Year Award, AAO Max Schapero Lecture Award (2006), 2014 American Optometric Association Legend Award, IACLE America’s Contact Lens Educator of the Year Award (2017) and in 2017 Joseph Dallos Award presented by Contact Lens Manufacturers Association. Scholarship encompasses 150 clinical and scientific publications, 8 chapters in texts and one book, now in its 25th edition.

Will be held @

The Westin Houston Memorial City

945 Gessner Road
Houston,Texas 77024

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Early Bird Deadline: November 13, 2019 Early Bird
Entire Course
(16 hours)
$ 465 $ 525
(8 hours without PR)
$ 310 $ 350
(8 hours including PR)
$ 410 $ 450
PR Course Only $ 95 $ 95

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