Welcome to Presenter Central

Thank you for your interest in participating as a presenter at the 2022 AACO National Meeting in Chicago. 

Dates & Deadlines

May 31
Deadline for Abstract Submissions
Deadline for all speaker forms, consents, and acknowledgments

Notification of abstract acceptance

End of July
Schedule published

Oct 1-3
AACO National Meeting, Chicago 


 Abstract Information

The deadline to submit abstracts has passed  

  • All abstracts must be submitted online through our abstract submission form.  Abstracts will not be considered if submitted in any other manner.
  • Please complete all of the required fields on the online form, and attach the required  JCAHPO bio/disclosure form  for all presenters.   Your submission will not be considered until all of the required documents are received.
  • If you have a co-presenter, enter the name(s) in the space provided on the form.  (Note - each presenter must submit a JCAHPO bio/disclosure form.)
  • If you are proposing a panel discussion, enter all of the names of the panelists.  The presenting author should be the panel leader/moderator.  (Note - all panelists must submit a JCAHPO bio/disclosure form).
  • If you are submitting JCAHPO forms for multiple co-presenters or panel members, please combine them into one file to upload; do not upload multiple files.


JCAHPO bio/disclosure form (This is a "fillable" PDF file)

  • Be sure to review the JCAHPO "code of conduct" requirements on page 2 of the form.  All speakers are expected to adhere to these standards.
  • IMPORTANT - When you save the JCAHPO form after completing it, be sure to include your own name in the filename and upload with your submission form.  


iJCAHPO Disclosure Form



Terms and Conditions for Participation in AACO Events

It is the intent of the American Association of Certified Orthoptists (“AACO” or “the Association”) that all attendees at sponsored conferences and events be able to participate in an environment of respect and fairness. Further, the AACO strives to adhere to all requirements which pertain to continuing education accreditation, as well as applicable regulations and laws. 

All participants in the AACO 2022 National Meeting must acknowledge the terms and conditions for participants in AACO conferences and events and consent to video/audio recording of their participation in the program. This must be completed by each co-presenter and panel member by May 31st for your abstract to be considered.   Please use the link below to acknowledge the terms and conditions and submit consent for video recording. 

 Speaker Acknowledgment and Consent


Need help putting together your abstract? Use our abstract template to prepare your abstract before submission. 

 Abstract Template




Amanda Yonkers
AACO Program Chair
[email protected]


Last Updated on Wednesday, June 08, 2022 02:14 PM