Fantastic networking opportunities, very well organized and comprehensive program with expert presenters. Very high yield for the time spent.
— 2019 Attendee

AGENDA*

*subject to change

Detailed agenda coming soon


 Friday, February 14, 2020

Glaucoma

Genetics, Population Health, Ethnic disparities in MIGS Procedures, Low vision glaucoma patient, When it is not glaucoma, Challenges Panel 1, Challenges Panel 2, OMIC - Cases,

Pediatric Ophthalmology/Neuro-ophthalmology

Whats New in Pediatric Glaucoma, Optic Nerve- How to Differentiate Between Diagnoses, ROP Treatment Update, Pearls for Pediatric Cataract Management, Metabolic Diseases Update, Amblyopia - Update on Prevention/Treatments, Diplopia - When is it an Emergency? What's New in Low Vision, Update of Pediatric Retina

Welcome Reception with WIO and PR Society of Ophthalmology


Saturday, February 15, 2020

Exhibit Hall Opens

Breakfast with Corporate Partners: Thinking Outside the Drop: Dexycu

Cornea

Ocular surface squamous neoplasia- what is new? Inflammatory corneal disease, Update in herpes keratitis treatment and vaccinations, Neurotropic corneal treatments, Artificial intelligence and the anterior segment- what is on the horizon, Updates in diagnosis of dry eye, Treatments for endothelial dysfunction, Updates in diagnosis of corneal infections, Updates in treatment for keratoconus, Posterior pole complications of anterior segment surgery, Panel -My most challenging case

Oculoplastics

Upper eyelid blepharoplasty , Lower eyelid blepharoplasty, Update in botulinum toxins, Update in dermal fillers, Skincare 101, Panel- Complicated cases in aesthetic oculoplastic surgery, Evaluation & treatment of eyelid lesions, Common eyelid malpositions, The tearing patient, Ptosis, Orbital lesions, Panel - Complicated cases in functional oculoplastic surgery

Lunchtime Spotlight Symposium

Aesthetics Lab- Live Demonstration/Discussion

Spotlight Symposium on Ocular Surface/Dry Eye


Sunday, February 16, 2020

Breakfast Panel with Industry Executives

Retina

ARMD- Update on Current Treatments, ARMD-Beyond Current Treatments, My Coolest Surgical Cases, OCT angiography- how is it useful, Uveitis- the 123, What’s new in ocular oncology? Diabetic Macular Edema and its Management, Why Teleophthalmology? The OCT - Angiography in Pediatric Patients, Leveraging Donor Eyes for AMD towards effective therapeutics, What I have learned from hiring and working with men and women

Cataract

My best clinical pearls for cataract surgery, Update on medications for cataract surgery - preop, intraop, postop, Corneal concerns in cataract surgery,Update in Presbyopia Correction, Update in Preop/intraop Imaging Technology for Cataract Surgery, IOLs - Power Adjustment by Femtosecond Laser, New Technologies in Cataract Surgery, Uveitis and cataract surgery, Unexpected refractive surprise- diagnosis and treatment, Panel- Challenging cases

Lunchtime Symposium: Ophthalmic Careers in the Federal Government

Charitable Service Event for Escuela Loaiza Cordero

Spotlight on Retinal Disease and Current Treatment


Monday, February 17, 2020

Exhibit Hall Open

Breakfast Panel

Refractive

Cross linking for post-LASIK ectasia, Topography guided LASIK, Refractive consultation after RK, Is This Contact Lens Warpage or Ectasia? LASIK in US Naval Aviators, Laser vision correction for ammetropia after cataract surgery, What's new in corneal topographic imaging, How dry is too dry for refractive surgery? IOL Calculations after laser vision correction, Minimizing postoperative discomfort after PRK, PTK for Recurrent Erosion Syndrome, Pearls for ICL implantation

Other Important Aspects of Ophthalmology

Pathway to the Podium, Negotiating Skills, Contract evaluation- legal advice, Staying healthy- physical and mental health, Investing 101, International Ophthalmology, Intellectual Property and Ophthalmology, Toolkit to handle verbal harassment, Private Practice vs Academics: Lessons from both sides, WIO,