7:30 am – 8:00 am
Continental Breakfast and Networking in the Exhibit Hall
8:00 am – 9:44 am
Storm Eye Update
Moderator: M. Edward Wilson Jr., MD
Residents and fellows from the Medical University of South Carolina’s Storm Eye Institute will present their latest research results after working with patients, studying medication treatments and uses, observing technology and working in other pertinent areas of ophthalmology.
9:45 am – 10:44 am
Moderator: John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS
Expert perspective on diagnostic solutions for pre-operative planning, post-operative assessment and utilizing appropriate devices to maximize outcomes.
10:45 am – 11:45 am
Advancing Science in Cataract Surgery
A team of renowned cataract surgeons will offer their experienced insight into the most recent cataract surgery innovations and how they can be utilized to offer improved safety, predictability and outcomes.
11:45 am – 12:15 pm
Lunch and Networking in the Exhibit Hall
12:16 pm – 1:51 pm
Moderator: Steven T. Charles, MD
Head-to-head debates on the latest retina topics that are most relevant and valuable to the comprehensive ophthalmologist. A panel will engage the pros and cons of various retinal areas including macular degeneration, optical coherence tomography, injection intervals, pre-operative retinal workups and LASIK and cataract surgery.
1:52 pm – 3:36 pm
Video Symposium: Surgical Techniques
Moderator: John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS
Renowned surgeons will use their vast experience and knowledge to offer you their pearls for surgical success. Presenters will break down their preferred methods to routine and challenging patient cases, to provide you with tips that you can bring into your own surgeries on Monday morning. Rapid-fire interactive questions to the panel and audience will create an exciting atmosphere while you learn.
3:37 pm – 4:29 pm
Interactive Cornea
Moderator: Terry Kim, MD
A combination of informative presentations and interactive rapid-fire questions for both panelists and attendees. This session will revolve around the health and functioning of the cornea by offering open conversations surrounding patient care, clinical and surgical advances and subspecialty expertise.
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Industry Innovations and Welcome Reception*
Gain unique insight into new technologies, how they’re changing the way physicians practice and how you can implement these innovations to increase patient satisfaction and your bottom line. Take advantage of this opportunity to engage in one-on-one discussions with colleagues and industry in a non-structured and relaxed setting while refreshments are served.
*This session is not approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.