Become a Member


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Member Benefits

  • The GLAO News is sent to the membership, bi-annually, providing updates and information to the membership
  • E-blasts are sent to the membership, providing timely information
  • Continuing education is available to doctors and staff at the GLAO Annual Session
  • Networking opportunities are provided to doctors at the GLAO Annual Session
  • Doctors and staff can meet with vendors in a personal environment at the GLAO Annual Session exhibit hall to learn the latest in products and resources
  • Students in the GLAO region can receive complimentary registration to the GLAO Annual Session
  • GLAO members who are newly ABO certified are recognized annually at the GLAO Annual Session and often are invited to share their cases
  • Graduate Program Directors are invited annually, to meet to share ideas and discuss important issues
  • Leadership opportunities are available to members interested in serving the GLAO
  • The GLAO membership is represented by GLAO leadership at AAO House of Delegates and Councils
  • GLAO Components are represented on the GLAO Board of Directors and at the AAO House of Delegates
  • The GLAO membership votes on Delegates and Alternate Delegates and all interested members are welcome to be on the ballot
  • The new GLAO website provides information and resources to members in a user-friendly format