Confirmed Faculty

Thursday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 219

Blood flow measurements in glaucoma: Ready for Prime Time?

Chair(s): Alon Harris (United States); Michael S. Kook (South Korea);

Thursday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 210 & 211

Angle Closure: Diagnosis and Treatment

Chair(s): Hon-Tym Wong (Singapore); Shan Lin (United States);

Thursday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 216

Glaucoma's top model

Chair(s): Francesca Cordeiro (United Kingdom); Hari Jayaram (United Kingdom);

Thursday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 217

Surviving as a clinician scientist: around the world

Chair(s): Harsha Rao (India); Leonard Levin (Canada);

Thursday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 220

Fuelling the power house

Chair(s): Ian Trounce (Australia); Miriam Kolko (Denmark);

Thursday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 203 & 204

Tube complications

Chair(s): TBA; Paul Chew (Singapore);

Thursday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 218

When the going gets tough: Making it easier for your patient

Chair(s): Alan Robin (United States); Ivan Goldberg (Australia);

  • 3.45-3.55
    Maximizing adherence to minimize disease
    Michael Boland (United States)
  • 3.55-4.05
    Apps & aids to assist the patient with severe glaucoma
    Mona Kaleem (United States)
  • 4.05-4.15
    Optimizing the ocular surface for comfort and vision
    Jod Mehta (Singapore)
  • 4.15-4.25
    Maximizing functionality and Minimizing disability in the advanced glaucoma patient
  • 4.25-4.35
    Living with glaucoma: the patient's perspective
  • 4.35-4.45
    What do patient's want from glaucoma surgery?
    Amanda Bicket (United States)

Thursday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 212 & 213

Beyond IOP: Are there other modifiable risk factors in glaucoma?

Chair(s): Jonathan Crowston (Australia); Fotis Topouzis (Greece);

Thursday 5.00 pm-6.00 pmRoom 220

Perfect your glaucoma clinical exam

Chair(s): Esther Hoffmann (Germany); Mark Walland (Australia);

Thursday 5.00 pm-6.00 pmRoom 203 & 204

Managing the Glaucoma Suspect

Chair(s): Neeru Gupta (Canada); Robert Fechtner (United States);

Thursday 5.00 pm-6.00 pmRoom 210 & 211

Genetics for the non-geneticist

Chair(s): John Fingert (United States); Subhabrata Chakrabarti (India);

Thursday 5.00 pm-6.00 pmRoom 219

Analyzing the evidence

Chair(s): Jeffrey Liebmann (United States); Ravi Thomas (Australia);

Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 216

Lasers in glaucoma: Finding the right spot

Chair(s): Lisandro Sakata (Brazil); Tony Realini (United States);

Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 210 & 211

Artificial intelligence: The future of glaucoma?

Chair(s): Xiulan Zhang (China); Felipe Medeiros (United States);

Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 220

Going with the flow? OCT-A and other emerging technologies in glaucoma management

Chair(s): Kaweh Mansouri (Switzerland); Leopold Schmetterer (Austria);

Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmPlenary 2

The Many Faces of Dreaded Bleb Complications

Chair(s): Alain Bron (France); Jody Piltz Seymour (United States); Tetsuya Yamamoto (Japan);

Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 219

Surgical approaches to secondary glaucoma

Chair(s): Makoto Aihara (Japan); Gordana Sunaric-Megevand (Switzerland);

Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 212 & 213

Glaucoma and lens extraction: where are we?

Chair(s): Vital Costa (Brazil); Jian Ge (China);

Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 217

Integrating genetics into clinical practice

Chair(s): Eranga Vithana (Singapore); Robert Casson (Australia);

Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 218

Convince your government and payors that what you do is useful & cost-effective

Chair(s): Jennifer Burr (United Kingdom); Anja Tuulonen (Finland);

Friday 5.00 pm-6.00 pmRoom 220

Stretching the Cables: Biomechanics

Chair(s): Nick Strouthidis (United Kingdom); Jost Jonas (Germany);

Friday 5.00 pm-6.00 pmRoom 210 & 211

The brave new world in managing glaucoma

Chair(s): Sayoko Moroi (United States); Murray Fingeret (United States);

Friday 5.00 pm-6.00 pmRoom 203 & 204

Tackling challenging glaucoma: a case based approach

Chair(s): TBA; Remo Susanna Jr. (Brazil); Franz Grehn (Germany);

Friday 5.00 pm-6.00 pmRoom 219

Tubes: varied techniques

Chair(s): Prin Rojanapongpun (Thailand); Andre Mermoud (Switzerland); Mark Sherwood (United States);


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