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The Wilmer Eye Institute’s 36th Annual

81657 Vail, Colorado, USA
Congress

The Wilmer Eye Institute’s 36th Annual

Current Concepts in Ophthalmology

Date:
Mar 11, 2019, 06:30 - Mar 15, 2019, 19:00
Scientific Organization:
Wilmer Eye Institute
Summary:
This Current Concepts course will highlight the recent developments regarding diagnosis as well as medical and surgical therapy of common eye diseases. The participant should get a comprehensive review of the most current concepts in the management of ophthalmology by experts across the breadth of the field.
Credits: applied for
Mind:
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 29.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

physicians / medical specialists

max. no. of participants: unlimited
Min fee: 725,00 USD

residents in training

max. no. of participants: unlimited
Min fee: 450,00 USD

healthcare professionals

max. no. of participants: unlimited
Min fee: 450,00 USD

optometrists

max. no. of participants: unlimited
Min fee: 450,00 USD

Comment:
This event takes place one-off and offers the opportunity for continued medical education for physicians / medical specialists, residents in training, healthcare professionals and optometrists.
The organizer has applied for CME-accreditation by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).
Eventnumber: 31064
CME-certification: applied for
Min fee:
min of 450,00
Places available: unlimited
Language: Englisch
 
Published program by the organizer:

 

     
SUNDAY, March 10, 2019    
     
3:30 - 5:30 pm Early Registration  
     
     
MONDAY, March 11, 2019    
     
Morning Session    
6:30 - 7:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast – Meet the Faculty  
6:30 - 11:15 am Exhibits Open  
     
Practice Management    
6:40 - 7:00 am Washington Legislative Update for Ophthalmology 2019* Nancey McCann 
     
     
  Anterior Segment (Cataract) Chair: Yassine Daoud, MD
     
7:00 - 7:20 am FLACS in Interesting and Complex Cases Yassine Daoud, MD
7:20 - 7:40 am Definition & Detection of Progression of Keratoconus Samar Al-Swailem, MD 
7:40 - 8:00 am Treatment Options for Keratoconus: Crosslinking and Beyond Michael Raizman, MD
8:00 - 8:20 am Outcomes of Iris-Sutured IOL Surgeries Yassine Daoud, MD
8:20 - 8:40 am Refreshment Break – Meet the Faculty  
8:40 - 9:00 am Photodynamic Therapy for Infectious Keratitis Peter McDonnell, MD
9:00 - 9:20 am Triaging Acute Neuro-ophthalmologic Conditions Andrew Carey, MD
9:20 - 9:40 am 3D Surgery and Heads-up Displays for Ophthalmic Surgery Anat Loewenstein, MD 
9:40 - 10:00 am

IOL Exchange vs LASIK/PRK for Refractive Surprise after

Cataract Surgery

Yassine Daoud, MD 
     
Afternoon Session    
4:15 - 5:00 pm Refreshment Break – Meet the Faculty  
4:15 - 7:00 pm Exhibits Open  
     
     
  Refractive Surgery and Anterior Segment 

Chairs: Yassine Daoud, MD

Christina Prescott, MD, PhD

     
5:00 - 5:20 pm Multifocal and Extended Depth of Focus IOL’s Yassine Daoud, MD
5:20 - 5:40 pm Outcome of Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Intrastromal Corneal
Ring Segments SK Implantation for Keratoconus
Samar Al-Swailem, MD
5:40 - 6:00 pm Corneal Inlays: Current Status Christina Prescott, MD, PhD
     
     
  Global Ophthalmology Segment

Chairs: Allen Eghrari, MD

Peter McDonnell, MD

     
6:00 - 6:15 pm Stem Cell Clinics Treating Eye Disease: Disasters and Controversies in U.S. Peter McDonnell, MD
6:15 - 6:30 pm Smartphones for the General Ophthalmologist Allen Eghrari, MD
6:30 - 6:45 pm Updates on Ebola and the Eye Allen Eghrari, MD
6:45 - 7:00 pm Nanotechnology for Ocular Drug Delivery: Results in Animals and Humans  Peter McDonnell, MD
     
     
TUESDAY, March 12, 2019    
     
Morning Session    
6:30 - 7:00 am Continental Breakfast – Meet the Faculty  
6:30 - 11:15 am Exhibits Open  
     
Practice Management    
6:40 - 7:00 am Ophthalmology Hospital and ASC Administration Challenges for 2019 Cathy Kowalewski, MBA
     
     
  Ocular Allergy and Inflammation Chair: Michael Raizman, MD
     
7:00 - 7:20 am Updates in Ocular Allergy Michael Raizman, MD
     
     
  Glaucoma

Chairs: E. Randy Craven, MD

Thomas Johnson, MD, PhD

     
7:20 - 7:35 am Update on Angle Closure Thomas Johnson, MD, PhD
7:35 - 7:55 am MIGS 1 E. Randy Craven, MD
7:55 - 8:10 am New Glaucoma Medications Thomas Johnson, MD, PhD
8:10 - 8:15 am Questions and Answers

E. Randy Craven, MD

Thomas Johnson, MD, PhD

8:15 - 8:30 am Refreshment Break – Meet the Faculty  
8:30 - 8:50 am Contemporary Testing for Glaucoma E. Randy Craven, MD
8:50 - 9:05 am MIGS 2 Thomas Johnson, MD, PhD
9:05 - 9:20 am Risks of IOP Lowering E. Randy Craven, MD
9:20 - 9:35 am Benefits of IOP Lowering Thomas Johnson, MD, PhD
9:35 - 9:50 am Surgical Updates E. Randy Craven, MD
9:50 - 10:00 am Questions and Answers

E. Randy Craven, MD

Thomas Johnson, MD, PhD

10:00 - 11:15 am Glaucoma Case Presentations Workshop

E. Randy Craven, MD

Thomas Johnson, MD, PhD

     
Afternoon Session    
4:15 - 5:00 pm Refreshment Break – Meet the Faculty  
4:15 - 7:00 pm Exhibits Open  
     
     
  Cornea

Chairs: William May, MD

Christina Prescott, MD, PhD

     
5:00 - 5:20 pm Refractive Goals when Conducting Cataract Surgery in Eyes with Fuchs Dystrophy Allen Eghrari, MD
5:20 - 5:40 pm Zika Virus and Ophthalmology William May, MD
5:40 - 6:00 pm Pediatric Keratoplasty around the World Christina Prescott, MD, PhD
6:00 - 6:20 pm Challenges of Practicing Ophthalmology Globally – Lessons from KSA William May, MD
6:20 - 6:40 pm Pediatric Keratoconus Samar Al-Swailem, MD
6:40 - 7:00 pm Cataract Surgery in Patients with Amblyopia  Christina Prescott, MD, PhD 
     
     
WEDNESDAY, March 13, 2019    
     
Morning Session    
6:30 - 7:00 am Continental Breakfast – Meet the Faculty  
6:30 - 11:15 am Exhibits Open  
     
Practice Management    
6:40 - 7:00 am Washington Regulatory Update for Ophthalmology 2019* Nancey McCann
     
     
  Cornea (Surgical)

Chairs: Christina Prescott, MD, PhD

Mark Terry, MD

     
7:00 - 7:20 am Incorporating TFOS Dry Eye WorkShop (DEWS II) into Practice Christina Prescott, MD, PhD
7:20 - 7:40 am Starting DMEK Mark Terry, MD
7:40 - 8:00 am Scleral Lenses for the Treatment of Corneal Pathology  Christina Prescott, MD, PhD
8:00 - 8:15 am Questions and Answers Christina Prescott, MD, PhD
8:15 - 8:30 am Refreshment Break – Meet the Faculty  
8:30 - 8:50 am DMEK Complications Mark Terry, MD
8:50 - 9:10 am When to Perform DSAEK vs. DMEK Mark Terry, MD
9:10 - 9:25 am Keratoprosthesis: How Has Technology Changed? Christina Prescott, MD, PhD
9:25 - 9:40 am Keratoprosthesis: When to Consider Christina Prescott, MD, PhD
9:40 - 10:00 am Endothelial Graft Inserters Mark Terry, MD
10:00 - 11:15 am Endothelial Keratoplasty Graft (DMEK) Inserters Workshop Allen Eghrari, MD
     
Afternoon Session    
4:15 - 5:00 pm Refreshment Break – Meet the Faculty  
4:15 - 7:00 pm Exhibits Open  
     
     
  Retina 

Chairs: Anat Loewenstein, MD

Christina Weng, MD, MBA

     
4:20 - 4:40 pm Teleretinal Screening for Macular Disease Christina Weng, MD, MBA
4:40 - 5:00 pm Initial Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema: Why Anti-VEGF
Instead of Laser or Corticosteroids? How Many Initial Doses?
Neil Bressler, MD
5:00 - 5:20 pm What to Do About Persistent Diabetic Macular Edema:
Laser? Corticosteroids? Other?
Neil Bressler, MD
5:20 - 5:40 pm When to Consider Intravitreous Corticosteroids for Macular Edema Anat Loewenstein, MD
5:40 - 6:00 pm Update on Management of Choroidal Neovascularization in Age-related
Macular Degeneration
Neil Bressler, MD
6:00 - 6:20 pm Guidelines on Intravitreous Injections Anat Loewenstein, MD
6:20 - 6:40 pm Vitreomacular Surgery (ERM, VMT, Macular Holes): What is the Latest?  J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS
6:40 - 7:00 pm Questions and Answers

Christina Weng, MD, MBA

J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS

     
     
THURSDAY, March 14, 2019    
     
Morning Session    
6:30 - 7:00 am Continental Breakfast – Meet the Faculty  
6:30 - 11:15 am Exhibits Open  
     
Practice Management    
6:40 - 7:00 am Ophthalmology Clinic Administration Challenges for 2019* Cathy Kowalewski, MBA
     
     
  Retina for the Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

Chairs: J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS

Christina Weng, MD, MBA

     
7:00 - 7:20 am Endophthalmitis After Cataract Surgery in 2019 Christina Weng, MD, MBA
7:20 - 7:40 am Cataract Surgery in the Setting of Macular Degeneration Susan Bressler, MD
7:40 - 8:00 am Some Common Questions with Intravitreous Injections:
Does Prior Vitrectomy Influence Intravitreous Injection Effects?
What’s the Relationship of Changes in OCT to Changes in Vision in DME?
Susan Bressler, MD
8:00 - 8:20 am Vitrectomy vs. YAG Vitreolysis vs. Observation for Vitreous Floaters Christina Weng, MD, MBA
8:20 - 8:40 am Refreshment Break – Meet the Faculty  
8:40 - 9:00 am Cataract Surgery in the Setting of Diabetic Retinopathy Susan Bressler, MD
9:00 - 9:20 am Managing the Intermediate Stage of AMD (Drusen):
Role of Dietary Supplements; How to Monitor
Susan Bressler, MD
9:20 - 9:40 am Update on Managing Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy: PRP or Anti-VEGF or Both Susan Bressler, MD
9:40 - 10:00 am Questions and Answers

Susan Bressler, MD

Christina Weng, MD, MBA

10:00 - 11:15 am Retina OCT Seminar

J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, FACS and

Christina Weng, MD, MBA

     
Afternoon Session    
4:15 - 5:00 pm Refreshment Break – Meet the Faculty  
4:15 - 7:00 pm Exhibits Open  
     
     
  Ocular Inflammation

Chairs: Douglas Jabs, MD, MBA

Sue Lightman, MD, PhD

     
5:00 - 5:20 pm Deep Learning (Artificial Intelligence) in Retina: Recent Updates Neil Bressler, MD
5:20 - 5:40 pm Uveitic Macular Edema Douglas Jabs, MD, MBA
5:40 - 6:00 pm Update on Ocular Toxoplasmosis Susan Lightman, MD, PhD
6:00 - 6:20 pm Uveitic Glaucoma Douglas Jabs, MD, MBA
6:20 - 6:40 pm Anti-TNF Therapy for Uveitis Susan Lightman, MD, PhD
6:40 - 7:00 pm Questions and Discussion 

Sue Lightman, MD, PhD

Douglas Jabs, MD, MBA

     
     
FRIDAY, March 15, 2019    
     
Morning Session    
6:30 - 7:00 am Continental Breakfast – Meet the Faculty  
6:30 - 11:15 am Exhibits Open  
     
     
  Oculoplastics and Orbit

Chairs: Sophie Liao, MD

Shannath Merbs, MD, PhD 

     
7:00 - 7:20 am Update Non-Invasive Facial Rejuvenation I: Neurotoxins Dermal Fillers  Wendy Lee, MD, MS
7:20 - 7:40 am Update on Non-Ablative Laser Applications Sophie Liao, MD
7:40 - 8:00 am Treatment of Eyelid Tumors in 2019 Shannath Merbs, MD, PhD
8:00 - 8:20 am Update Non-Invasive Facial Rejuvenation II: Dermal Fillers Wendy Lee, MD, MS
8:20 - 8:40 am Refreshment Break – Meet the Faculty  
8:40 - 9:00 am Update on the Management of Thyroid Eye Disease Shannath Merbs, MD, PhD
9:00 - 9:20 am Orbital Tumor Update Sophie Liao, MD
9:20 - 10:00 am Challenging Cases

Michael Grant, MD, PhD,

Wendy Lee, MD, MS,
Sophie Liao, MD

Shannath Merbs, MD, PhD

     
Afternoon Session    
4:15 - 5:00 pm Refreshment Break – Meet the Faculty  
4:00 - 7:00 pm Exhibits Open  
     
     
  Neuro-ophthalmology and Oculoplastics

Chairs: Andrew Carey, MD

Michael Grant, MD, PhD

     
5:00 - 5:20 pm Current Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment of Idopathic Intracranial Hypertension Andrew Carey, MD
5:20 - 5:40 pm Tissue Engineering in Periorbital Reconstruction Michael Grant, MD, PhD
5:40 - 6:00 pm Individualized Solutions in Orbital Reconstruction Michael Grant, MD, PhD
6:00 - 6:20 pm Paradigm Shifts in Treatment and Diagnosis of Giant Cell Arteritis Andrew Carey, MD
6:20 - 6:40 pm Non-arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy: Diagnosis, Differential and Work-up Andrew Carey, MD
6:40 - 6:55 pm Computer-Assisted Customized Orbital Decompression Michael Grant, MD, PhD
6:55 - 7:00 pm Summary Christina Prescott, MD, PhD 
7:00 PM Adjourn  
Venue:
Hotel Talisa
Address:
1300 Westhaven Drive
81657 Vail, Colorado, USA
Scientific Organization:
Wilmer Eye Institute
Event-Organizer:

Wilmer Eye Institute
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Turner 20, 720 Rutland Avenue
US - MD 21205 Baltimore
Tel.: +1 410 9552959

 
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