Retina Program

SCHEDULE-AT-A-GLANCE

SUNDAY
Breakfast Seminar
6:30 am – 7:30 am
General Sessions: Practice Management
7:30 am – 11:00 am
Guest Speaker Presentation
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Break
9:00 am
Lunch Seminar
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Afternoon Program
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Guest Speaker Meet & Greet
2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
MONDAY
Breakfast Seminar
6:30 am – 7:30 am
General Sessions: Imaging and New Technologies
7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Break
9:00 am & 10:30 am
Lunch Seminar
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Workshops
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Banyan Tree Session
4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
TUESDAY
Breakfast Seminar
6:30 am – 7:30 am
General Sessions: Macular Degeneration
7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Break
9:00 am & 10:30 am
Lunch Seminar
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Workshops
1:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Banyan Tree Session
4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
WEDNESDAY
Breakfast Seminar
6:30 am – 7:30 am
General Sessions: Diabetic Retinopathy and Vascular Disease
7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Break
9:00 am & 10:30 am
Lunch Seminar
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Workshops
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Banyan Tree Session
4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
THURSDAY
Breakfast Seminar
6:30 am – 7:30 am
General Sessions: Pediatrics, Uveitis and Tumors
7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Break
9:00 am & 10:30 am
Lunch Seminar
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Workshops
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Hula Lessons
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Banyan Tree Session
4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Hawaiian Luau
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
FRIDAY
Breakfast Seminar
6:30 am – 7:30 am
General Sessions: Surgery
7:30 am – 12:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Break
9:00 am & 10:30 am

Note: Schedule subject to change.

SESSION DESCRIPTIONS

Breakfast & Lunch Seminars

Don't miss these opportunities to engage faculty and colleagues in a small group setting. Speakers will deliver didactic presentations on a hot topic and then take questions from the audience. Breakfast or lunch will be provided.

Combined General Sessions

We kick off the week with combined general sessions on Saturday and Sunday. All attendees are invited to come together and gain insight from the physician, nurse and administrator viewpoints. Join the conversations related to oculoplastics on Saturday and the overall ophthalmic practice on Sunday.

Retina General Sessions

Sessions specific to retina specialists will be held Monday to Friday featuring presentations given by 20 experienced faculty. You’ll receive updates on recent advances coupled with their integration into everyday practice in addition to insight into varying challenges, including the implementation of new diagnostic and treatment modalities.

Exhibit Hall Breaks*

Enjoy continental breakfast and refreshments while you gain new information from industry representatives; raffles drawn Monday – Friday.

Afternoon Programs

Small group discussions surrounding disruptive innovations that affect the entire practice.

Workshops**

Practical training in equipment, technology and insurance.

Banyan Tree Sessions

Extend your learning beyond the meeting room and experience education with a view. Enjoy open dialogue among a small group of peers in a relaxed, outdoor setting.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Guest Speaker

Guest Speaker Presentation and Meet & Greet*

Alison Levine is the first American Women's Everest Expedition Team Captain, a New York Times bestselling author and a Wall Street professional. This presentation is open to all attendees and will occur during combined general sessions on Sunday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. Get a photo and autograph during the meet & greet from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm.
Hula Lessons

Hula Lessons*

We’re mixing it up in 2020 and offering hula lessons in lieu of the sandcastle contest. Lessons will be guided by professionals who will teach you basic steps and hand gestures along with music and culture. All attendees, guests and family members are invited to participate (no fee for anyone) on Thursday from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Don’t miss this fun and entertaining event!
Hawaiian Luau

Hawaiian Luau*

Attendees and guests are invited to take a journey through the legends and history of Hawaii complete with stories, drum beats, folk music, hula dancing and fire performers. An additional fee is required and pre-registration is mandatory (to open this summer) as there will be assigned seating on a first-come, first-served basis.

*These events are not approved for educational credit.
**These events are not approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ and are neither provided nor endorsed by the Retina Meeting or its accredited provider.