American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from The American Academy of Ophthalmology. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from AAO, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

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VIDEO: Leber hereditary optic neuropathy gene therapy shows positive results

January 9, 2019
CHICAGO — Mark L. Moster, MD, of Wills Eye Hospital, discusses results of the REVERSE clinical trial, which is evaluating the efficacy of…
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VIDEO: Ocular surface evaluations needed before cataract surgery

January 2, 2019
CHICAGO – Sumit “Sam” Garg, MD, discusses the importance of ocular surface and meibomian gland examinations before cataract…
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VIDEO: PRP outcomes better than anti-VEGF in patients lost to follow-up

December 31, 2018
CHICAGO – At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, Jason Hsu, MD, discusses a study that found patients who were lost to follow-up…
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VIDEO: Researchers gaining insight into spaceflight-associated neuro-ocular syndrome

December 28, 2018
CHICAGO – At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, Alex Huang, MD, PhD, of UCLA’s Doheny Eye Institute, details recent research…
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VIDEO: iDose yields sustained IOP reduction, few adverse events

December 28, 2018
CHICAGO – At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, John P. Berdahl, MD, discusses results from the phase 2 clinical trial of iDose…
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VIDEO: iStent inject a benefit to glaucoma surgery

December 27, 2018
CHICAGO – Nathan Radcliffe, MD, discusses the benefits of the recently FDA approved iStent inject from Glaukos at the American Academy of…
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VIDEO: Iluvien reduces central subfield thickness in patients with DME

December 27, 2018
CHICAGO – At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, David Eichenbaum, MD, discusses the PALADIN study and the use of Iluvien…
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VIDEO: Pearls on using Oxervate for epithelial defects

December 26, 2018
CHICAGO – William B. Trattler, MD, discusses the benefits of Dompé’s nerve growth factor Oxervate (cenegermin) for treating non-healing…
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VIDEO: Web Vision Technologies seeks to create all-in-one vision testing device for NASA

November 12, 2018
CHICAGO At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Bob Main, MS, CEO of Web Vision Technologies, discusses his company’s attempts…
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VIDEO: Preventing embezzlement critical to practice management

November 12, 2018
CHICAGO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS, discusses ways to prevent different forms of…

Meeting Calendar

AAO Annual Meeting

October 12, 2019 - October 15, 2019