PHYSICIANS PROGRAM

FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2020

7:00AMRegistration & Continental Breakfast
7:30AMAcademic Poster Exhibition Opens
7:55AMWelcome & Opening Remarks
Sunir J. Garg, MD, Conference Chairman
8:00AM

PEDIATRICS
Should/Can We Treat Childhood Myopia?
Moderator: Alex V. Levin, MD, MHSc, FRCSC

Epidemiology of Child Myopia: Genetics, Sunlight, and…?
Jade M. Price, MD

Atropine Treatment for Childhood Myopia
Tara Franz, OD

LASIK for Childhood Myopia
Barry N. Wasserman, MD

Is Myopia A Disease? If Not, Is It Ethical to Treat?
Alex V. Levin, MD, MHSc, FRCSC

8:45AMNEURO-OPHTHALMOLOGY
Case Presentations
Moderator: Robert C. Sergott, MD
Panelists: Adam A. De Busk, DO; Frederick E. Lepore, MD
9:30AME. HOWARD BEDROSSIAN, MD LECTURE
Finding Einstein’s Brain
Frederick E. Lepore, MD
10:15AMWILLS EYE 2020
Julia A. Haller, MD Ophthalmologist-in-Chief
10:30AMBreak, Exhibits & Academic Posters
11:00AM ARTHUR J. BEDELL, MD LECTURE
The Miracle of Retinal Re-Animation: Restoring Vision in Outer Retinal
Russell N. Van Gelder, MD, PhD
11:45AMRETINA PANEL 
Moderator: Mitchell S. Fineman, MD
Panelists: J. P. Dunn, MD; Sunir J. Garg, MD; Ajay E. Kuriyan, MD; Sonia Mehta, MD; Russell N. Van Gelder, MD, PhD
12:30PMLunch
2:30PMBest of the Free Papers
Shipman and McDonald Award Winning Paper Presentations
2:45PMOCULOPLASTIC CHALLENGES
Learning Through Case Studies: Anticoagulation and Surgery,
Thyroid Eye Disease, Eyelid Bumps, Tearing, Orbital Trauma

Moderator: Robert B. Penne, MD
Panelists: Edward H. Bedrossian, Jr, MD; Jacqueline R. Carrasco, MD; Anna P. Murchison, MD; Thaddeus S. Nowinski, MD; Alison B. Watson, MD
3:30PMBreak, Exhibits & Academic Posters
4:00PM

GLAUCOMA UPDATE
Moderator: Jonathan S. Myers, MD

Clinical Results with the New Pharmaceuticals
Daniel L. Lee, MD

Depot Drugs
Monisha M. Vora, MD

MIGS Update: Hydrus, Xen, and the Pipeline
Aakriti G. Shukla, MD

Clinical Crossroads: Patients with Choices

— Meds vs SLT
Courtland M. Schmidt, MD

— MIGS vs Non-MIGS
Michael J. Pro, MD

4:45PMIRVING H. LEOPOLD, MD LECTURE
V.Dying is Easy. Living is the Difficult Thing.
F. Harold Kushner, MD, FACS
5:30PMAdjourn
Happy Hour Immediately Following the Program

SATURDAY, MARCH 7, 2020

7:00AMRegistration & Continental Breakfast
7:30AMAcademic Poster Exhibition Opens
8:00AM

OCULAR ONCOLOGY 2020
Moderator: Carol L. Shields, MD

Checkpoint Inhibitors – Uses in Ocular Cancers
Sara Lally, MD

OCT in Ocular Oncology
Arman Mashayekhi, MD

The Spectrum of Ocular Melanocytoma
Jerry A. Shields, MD

Tumor Genetic Mutations Important For Ophthalmologists to Know
Tatyana Milman, MD

Drugs for Thugs (Cancers)
Carol L. Shields, MD

8:45AMRICHARD A. ELLIS, MD LECTURE
Diagnosis and Management of Keratoconus
Vishal Jhanji, MD
9:30AM

CORNEA
What’s New in Corneal & Anterior Segment Imaging
Moderator: Christopher J. Rapuano, MD

Overview of the Landscape of Anterior Segment Imaging
Christopher J. Rapuano, MD

How to Navigate the New Pentacam ABCD Analysis
Beeran Meghpara, MD

What Are the Best Uses Of Anterior Segment OCT?
Irving M. Raber, MD

Anterior Segment OCT Angiography-Is It Helpful?
Zeba A. Syed, MD

What’s Around the Corner in Anterior Segment Imaging?
Brenton D. Finklea, MD

10:15AMBreak, Exhibits & Academic Posters
10:45AMBERNARD C. GETTES, MD SYMPOSIUM
Sutures, Scissors, Cautery and Custom: Reshaping and Replacing the Iris
Michael E. Snyder, MD
11:30PMCATARACT PANEL DISCUSSION
Moderator: Richard Tipperman, MD
Panel members: Sagun J. Pendse, MD; Mark F. Pyfer, MD; Sydney L. Tyson, MD
12:30PMAdjourn