Makoto Aihara

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intraocular pressure, aqueous humor, ocular pharmacology, lipid mediators, neurobiochemistry, prostaglandin, animal model, retinal ganglion cell, visual pathway


Professor and Chair


Wednesday 9.45 am-10.45 amRoom 219

Japanese Glaucoma Society - Hot topics of imaging for glaucoma diagnosis and management

Chair(s): Makoto Aihara (Japan); Makoto Nakamura (Japan);

  • 09.45-09.55
    Focal lamina cribrosa defect and glaucomatous visual field defect
    Yu Sawada (Japan)
  • 09.55-10.05
    Effect of glaucoma surgery on disc and parapapillary structure
    Kyung Rim Sung (South Korea)
  • 10.05-10.15
    Usefulness of OCT angiography in glaucoma diagnosis and management
    Tadamichi Akagi (Japan)
  • 10.15-10.25
    Usefulness of anterior segment imaging for glaucoma diagnosis and management
    Chelvin Sng (Singapore)
  • 10.25-10.35
    Structure-function relationship in the temporal raphe region
    Makoto Nakamura (Japan)
  • 10.35-10.45
    RNFL profile-based visual field sampling
    Allison McKendrick (Australia)

Wednesday 2.00 pm-3.00 pmRoom 212 & 213

General Assembly

Chair(s): TBA;

Thursday 8.30 am-10.00 amPlenary 2

New Frontiers in Medical Management

Chair(s): Ivan Goldberg (Australia); Harry Quigley (United States); Tin Aung (Singapore);

Friday 12.15 pm-1.15 pmPlenary 2

SANTEN - Innovating Glaucoma Medical Management: Current Concepts and Novel Treatments

Chair(s): Esther Hoffman (Germany);

  • 12.20-12.30
    Glaucoma medical treatment: where are we now?
    Esther Hoffman (Germany)
  • 12.30-12.45
    24-hour IOP control: a dream or a destination?
    Luca Rossetti (Italy)
  • 12.45-1.05
    Omidenepag isopropyl – a novel EP2 agonist for glaucoma treatment
    Makoto Aihara (Japan)

Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 219

Surgical approaches to secondary glaucoma

Chair(s): Makoto Aihara (Japan); Jamie Brandt (United States);

Saturday 7.30 am-8.30 amRoom 217

TOMEY - Imaging the anterior segment with CASIA2 OCT - A new paradigm for clinical evaluation of the anterior chamber angle

Chair(s): Shan Lin (United States); Christopher Leung (Hong Kong);



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