Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium

Healio brings you the highlights from the Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from WIO, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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Ocular manifestations often present first in multiple sclerosis

September 6, 2019
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — There is a high frequency of ocular manifestations in patients with multiple sclerosis, both at onset and during…
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OpRegen appears well tolerated in dry AMD

September 5, 2019
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — In patients with dry age-related macular degeneration, the implantation of human embryonic stem cell-derived…

Refractive predictions equally accurate with intraoperative aberrometry or formula

September 4, 2019
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — No statistically significant difference in predicted refractive accuracy between intraoperative aberrometry and…
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Glaucoma associated with DSAEK failure

September 3, 2019
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — Glaucoma was strongly associated with higher failure rates after Descemet’s stripping automated endothelial…
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Values over value: what the new workforce wants

September 3, 2019
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — One remarkable difference between younger aged workers and their baby boomer counterparts is that Generation Z and…
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VIDEO: Drug, IOL technologies advancing in field of cataract surgery

September 1, 2019
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — At the Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium, Cynthia A. Matossian, MD, FACS, discusses the importance of…
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VIDEO: WIO meeting ‘empowers women’s aspirations’

August 31, 2019
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — At the Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium, Purnima S. Patel, MD, discusses how the annual meeting provides…
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VIDEO: Mnemonic helps ensure ocular surface integrity in glaucoma patients

August 30, 2019
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — At the Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium, Lisa M. Nijm, MD, JD, discusses her presentation on minimizing…
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VIDEO: Vitamins, sunblock essential for topical skin care

August 29, 2019
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — At the Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium, Femida Kherani, MD, FRCSC, discusses her participation in an…
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VIDEO: Pearls for performing cataract surgery in patients with diabetes

August 29, 2019
COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho — At the Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium, Purnima S. Patel, MD, shares measures she takes when planning…

Meeting Calendar

Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium

August 22, 2019 - August 25, 2019

  • Location: Couer d’Alene, Idaho
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