PHYSICIANS PROGRAM

FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2020

 

 

7:00AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

7:30AM

Academic Poster Exhibition Opens

7:55AM

Welcome & 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

8:00AM

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

8:45AM

NEURO-OPHTHALMOLOGY
Case Presentations
Moderator: Robert C. Sergott, MD
Panelists: Adam A. De Busk, DO; Frederick E. Lepore, MD

9:30AM
E. HOWARD BEDROSSIAN, MD LECTURE

Finding Einstein’s Brain
Frederick E. Lepore, MD

10:15AM

WILLS EYE 2020
Julia A. Haller, MD Ophthalmologist-in-Chief

10:30AM

Break, 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

11:45AM

RETINA 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

12:30PM

Lunch

2:30PM

Best of the Free Papers
Shipman and McDonald Award Winning Paper Presentations

2:45PM

OCULOPLASTIC 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

3:30PM

Break, 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

4:45PM
IRVING H. LEOPOLD, MD LECTURE

Dying is Easy. Living is the Difficult Thing.
F. Harold Kushner, MD, FACS

5:30PM

Adjourn
Happy Hour Immediately Following the Program

SATURDAY, MARCH 7, 2020

7:00AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

7:30AM

Academic 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

8:45AM
RICHARD 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

10:15AM

Break, Exhibits & Academic Posters

10:45AM
BERNARD C. GETTES, MD SYMPOSIUM

Sutures, Scissors, Cautery and Custom: Reshaping and Replacing the Iris
Michael E. Snyder, MD

11:30AM

CATARACT PANEL DISCUSSION
Moderator: Richard Tipperman, MD
Panel members: Sagun J. Pendse, MD; Mark F. Pyfer, MD; Sydney L. Tyson, MD

12:30PM

Adjourn