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American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

ASCRS is a trade / professional association based in Fairfax, VA that was founded in 1974. As of 2019 they had $17 million in revenue and $7.9 million in assets.

ASCRS's mission is to advance the art and science of ophthalmic surgery and the knowledge and skills of ophthalmic surgeons by providing clinical and practice management education and by working with patients, government.

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Program areas at ASCRS

The annual symposium and other meetings throughout the year provide education in the fields of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and other ophthalmology related topics. The meetings are educational and promote the Society's exempt purpose.

The bi-monthly publication, administrative eyecare, contains information about ophthalmic office administration and services to promote the exempt purpose of the organization. Regular columns include business operations, finance, human resources, information technology, legal issues, management, marketing, revenue generation, coding and reimbursement, legislative and regulatory update, technician management, ambulatory surgical centers, optical shops and ophthalmic practices.

The journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, published monthly, is educational in nature and serves to promote the exempt purpose of the organization. Included are articles on all aspects of anterior segment Surgery. In addition to original clinical studies, the journal features a consultation section, practical techniques, important cases, and reviews as well as basic science articles.

Form 990s for ASCRS

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-08Aug 14, 2020990View PDF
2018-08Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-08Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-08Oct 12, 2017990OView PDF
2015-08Nov 1, 2016990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for ASCRS

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$15,941,213
Investment income and dividends$297,047
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$340,847
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$32,416
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$475,320
Total revenues$17,086,843

Vendors for ASCRS

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
RSM Us LLPTax accounting2020-08-14
█████████CRM software; Fundraising software2020-06-25
██████Fundraising software2020-06-25
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-25
█████ █████████ ████████Marketing$301,0552019-08-01
█████ █████ ███Web Services$116,3412019-08-01
███████ ████████ ███Electrical Services Annual MTG$173,6112019-08-01
█████████ ████████Software2019-03-05
...and two more vendors

Personnel at ASCRS

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Stephen SpearesChief Executive Officer$334,597Aug. 31, 2019
Donald BellChief Operating Officer$290,766Aug. 31, 2019
████ ██████Chief Financial Officer$254,931Aug. 14, 2020
███████ ███████Executive Director Asoa$175,200Aug. 31, 2019
███████ ████Director of Information Technology$154,183Aug. 31, 2019
██████ ██████Director Government Relations$245,172Aug. 31, 2019
███████ ███████Director Sales$113,250Aug. 31, 2019
█████ █████████Director Meetings$152,066Aug. 31, 2018
███████ ██████Director Foundation Devt$130,115Aug. 31, 2019
███████ █████Director Education$181,232Aug. 31, 2019
...and 17 more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1American Psychiatric Association (APA)501(c)(6)$59 millionWashington, DC
2Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS)501(c)(6)$15 millionArlington, VA
3Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)501(c)(6)$23 millionArlington, VA
4American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)501(c)(6)$6.7 millionAlexandria, VA
5Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP)501(c)(6)$16 millionAlexandria, VA
6American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP)501(c)(6)$5.1 millionAlexandria, VA
7American Board for Certification (ABC)501(c)(6)$7.6 millionAlexandria, VA
8American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)501(c)(6)$22 millionArlington, VA
9Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR)501(c)(6)$10 millionFairfax, VA
10American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS)501(c)(6)$8.1 millionAlexandria, VA
11American Association for Respiratory Care501(c)(6)$9.4 millionIrving, TX
12American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)501(c)(6)$50 millionAlexandria, VA
13American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)501(c)(6)$54 millionSchaumburg, IL
14American Society of Neuroradiology (ASNR)501(c)(6)$5.2 millionOak Brook, IL
15AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF ENDOdoNTISTS501(c)(6)$10 millionChicago, IL
16American Academy of Periodontology (AAP)501(c)(6)$10 millionChicago, IL
17American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS)501(c)(3)$10 millionArlington, VA
18American Roentgen Ray Society501(c)(3)$9.6 millionLeesburg, VA
19Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS)501(c)(6)$4.8 millionPlano, TX
20American Student Dental Association501(c)(6)$4.5 millionChicago, IL
21American College of Radiology Association (ACR)501(c)(6)$16 millionReston, VA
22American Retirement Association (ASPPA)501(c)(6)$20 millionArlington, VA
23American Medical Group Association (AMGA)501(c)(6)$12 millionAlexandria, VA
24American Society of Appraisers (ASA)501(c)(6)$5.8 millionReston, VA
25American Society of Travel Agent (ASTA)501(c)(6)$5.4 millionAlexandria, VA