2013 Seminar in Optometry

This seminar is a program of the Society of Professional Optometrists, Inc. (SOPO), and brings the latest information to regional optometrists. The sessions will greatly benefit individual practices and should meet the licensing requirements for optometrists in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. For more information, please visit the web site for the Society of Professional Optometrists.

Saturday, May 18, 2013 - Sunday, May 19, 2013
UGA Hotel and Conference Center
1197 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30602
United States
Credit Information: 

This seminar has been approved by ARBO for 13 COPE hours of instruction. Attendance will be tracked utilizing the ARBO OE Tracker Card. Most state boards accept COPE-approved programs for continuing education hours, but attendees should contact their state boards to confirm approval. Full attendance is mandatory to receive full credit.


SOPO member fee paid after April 26, 2013  $429
SOPO member fee paid on or before April 26, 2013  $329
Non-member fee paid after April 26, 2013  $529
Non-member fee paid on or before April 26, 2013  $429

Event Cancellation Policies
(1) A cancellation received by 5:00 p.m. ET on or before May 10, 2013, will be refunded, minus a $35 processing fee. No refunds will be issued thereafter; substitutions will be allowed. (2) To change or cancel your registration, call 800-884-1381, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET. (3) If an event is cancelled for any reason, The Georgia Center will not be responsible for any charges related to travel.

Hotel Costs: 

You'll be given the opportunity to make a hotel reservation as you proceed through the online registration process.

Contact information: 

Program Contact: Jane Mertens
(706) 542-6592
Jane [dot] Mertens [at] georgiacenter [dot] uga [dot] edu

Registration Contact: The Georgia Center
(706) 542-2134
(800) 884-1381
registration [at] georgiacenter [dot] uga [dot] edu

Special Needs
If you require special services, contact Jean Mann at Jean [dot] Mann [at] georgiacenter [dot] uga [dot] edu, by May 10, 2013. Dietary restrictions should be indicated on the registration form or during the online registration process.