Wednesday, January 17


6:30 am – 7:30 am
Long-term Management of Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration: Trends in Treatment
Supported by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Activity Chair: Peter K. Kaiser, MD


Treating Diabetic Retinopathy in 2018: A Revolution in Progress

Moderators: Sophie J. Bakri, MD; Michael S. Ip, MD
7:31 am – 7:44 am
Management of Diabetic Macular Edema
Carl D. Regillo, MD, FACS
7:45 am – 7:59 am
Diabetic Macular Edema: Which Drug?
Judy E. Kim, MD
8:00 am – 8:14 am
Subthreshold Laser Strategies for Diabetic Macular Edema
Elias Reichel, MD
8:15 am – 8:29 am
An Evidence-based Approach to the Treatment of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
Michael S. Ip, MD
8:30 am – 8:44 am
New Treatments for Diabetic Macular Edema
Peter K. Kaiser, MD
8:45 am – 8:59 am
Questions and Answers
9:00 am – 9:30 am
Refreshments and Networking in the Exhibit Hall
9:30 am – 9:44 am
Choice of Anti-VEGF Therapy for Central Retinal Vein Occlusion: Results from SCORE and Other Clinical Trials
Michael S. Ip, MD
9:45 am – 9:59 am
Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment Strategies: Efficacious vs. Sustainable
Pravin U. Dugel, MD
10:00 am – 10:14 am
Treatment Failure in Central Retinal Vein Occlusion: What to Do Next?
Michael S. Ip, MD
10:15 am – 10:29 am
Steroid Implants for Diabetic Macular Edema
Sophie J. Bakri, MD
10:30 am – 11:00 am
Refreshments and Networking in the Exhibit Hall
11:00 am – 11:14 am
The Angiopoietin Pathway: The Next Great Target?
Pravin U. Dugel, MD
11:15 am – 11:59 am
Diabetic Retinopathy Case Presentations
Moderators: Sophie J. Bakri, MD; Michael S. Ip, MDD
Panelists: Pravin U. Dugel, MD; Judy E. Kim, MD; William F. Mieler, MD; Carl D. Regillo, MD, FACS; Elias Reichel, MD


12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Technological Advances in Visualization and Precision in Vitreoretinal Surgery
Supported by Alcon Laboratories, Inc.


2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Practical training in equipment, technology and insurance.
**Not approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ and is neither provided by nor endorsed by Retina 2018 or its accredited provider.

Banyan Tree Session

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Diagnosis and Management of Diabetic Retinopathy
Michael S. Ip, MD; Judy E. Kim, MD

Held in conjunction with

Hawaiian Eye 2018 Meeting