2017 ARVO Sneak Peek

USC Roski Eye Institute Sneak Peek at ARVO 2017

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Time Topic Speaker(s)
2:30pm – 2:50pm
Rm 307
Education Course. Oral Presentation. Parsing Retinal Development and Disease at the Single Cell Level David Cobrinik, MD, PhD
3:40pm – 4:00pm
Rm 310
Education Course. Oral Presentation. Argus II Clinical Trial Update Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Time Topic Speaker(s)
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0127
Scientific Poster. European Ancestry is Associated with Lower Risk of Primary Open Angle Glaucoma in Latinos X. Raymond Gao, Drew Mannini, MS, Mina Torres, MS, Rohit Varma, MD, MPH
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0332
Scientific Poster. Features of Retinitis Pigmentosa Defined by High Throughput Sequencing and Wide Field Imaging Debarshi Mustafi, MD, PhD, Krzysztof Palczewski, Hossein Ameri, MD, PhD
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0131
Scientific Poster. Genetic Native Ancestry and Clinical Determinants of the OCT-Measured Retinal Structure in Latinos Darryl Nousome, Roberta McKean-Cowdin, PhD, Mina Torres, MS, Xuejuan Jiang, PhD; Amir H. Kashani, MD, PhD; Bruce Burkemper, PhD, MPH; Rohit Varma, MD, MPH
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0334
Scientific Poster. Progressive Changes in RCS Rat Retina During OCT/FAF-Based In Vivo Imaging and Their Correlation with Histological and Visual Functional Analysis Juan Carlos Martinez, MD, Laura Liu, Juan Carlos Gutiérrez-Hernández, Alejandra Gonzalez Calle, MS, Biju Thomas, PhD, Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD
1:30pm – 3:15pm
Poster # B0466
Scientific Poster. Quantification of Peripapillary Microvasculature Defects in the Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Using Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography and Correlation with Visual Field Defects in Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Arman Zaman, MD, Beau Sylvester, Ingy Madi, Zhongdi Chu, Amir Kashani, MD, PhD, Ruikang Wang, Grace Richter, MD, MPH
1:30pm – 3:15pm
Poster # A0183
Scientific Poster. Rho-Timer, a Reporter of Rhodopsin Biosynthesis and Incorporation in to the Rod Outer Segment in Transgenic Mouse Rods Kasey Rose, Rahul Kumar, Jeannie Chen
1:30pm – 3:15pm
Poster # A0373
Scientific Poster. Cathepsin S Can Alter the Expression of Pro-Inflammatory Cytokines, Proteases, and Protease Activated Receptor Associated with Inflammatory Dry Eye in Human Corneal Epithelial Cells Wannita Klinngam, Maria Edman, Zhen Meng, Sarah Hamm-Alvarez, PhD
1:30pm – 3:15pm
Poster # A0387
Scientific Poster. Intravenously Injected Autologous, Ex Vivo-Activated Lymphocytes Adoptively Transfer Dry Eye Disease to Rabbits Austin Mircheff, Yan-Ru Wang, Houman Hemmati, MD, PhD, Luis Rodriguez-Borlado
1:30pm – 3:15pm
Poster # B0062
Scientific Presentation. Visual Outcome with Immunomodulatory Intervention in Chronic Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease On-Tat Lee, MD, Philip Storey, MD, MPH, Jeffrey Tan, MD, Hassan Aziz, Jiun Do, MD, Brandon Wong, MD, Anna Ter-Zakarian, Damien Rodger, MD, PhD, Narsing Rao, MD
3:15pm – 5pm
Poster # B0429
Scientific Poster. Quantitative Volumetric Analysis of Retinal Tissue Oxygen Tension Anthony Felder, Justin Wanek, Norman Blair, Mahnaz Shahidi, PhD
3:15pm – 5pm
Poster # B0398
Scientific Poster. A Method for Quantitative Assessment of Retinal Vessel Tortuosity Imaged by Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Maziyar M Khansari, Jennifer Lim, Mahnaz Shahidi, PhD
3:15pm – 5pm
Poster # A0116
Scientific Poster. Suspended Scattering Particles in Motion (SSPiM): A Feature of OCT Angiography in Diabetic Macular Edema Julie Kwon, MD, Amir Kashani, MD, PhD, Guangui Liu, Fang Zheng, Andrew Miller, Zhongdi Chu, Ruikang Wang, Giovanni Gregori, Philip Rosenfeld
3:15pm – 5pm
Poster # B0395
Scientific Poster. Curvelet-Based Vessel Enhancement for 3D OCT Angiography Yonggang Shi, Jin Gahm, Amir Kashani, MD, PhD
3:30pm – 3:45pm
Abstract # 855
Room 321
Paper Presentation. Vitreous and Subretinal Seeds in Retinoblastoma: Clinicopathologic Correlation Alec Amram, Grecia Rico, Jonathan Kim, MD, Dan Gombos, Patricia Chevez-Barrios
3:45pm – 4pm
Abstract # 856
Room 321
Paper Presentation. Aqueous Humor as a Surrogate Liquid Tumor Biopsy in Retinoblastoma Jesse Berry, MD, Liya Xu, Kevin Stachelek, A. Linn Murphree, MD; Emily Zolfoghari, Kathleen McGovern, Thomas Lee, MD, Anders Carlsson, Peter Kuhn, Jonathan Kim, MD, David Cobrinik, MD, PhD, James Hicks
4:15pm – 4:30pm
Abstract # 838
Room 309
Paper Presentation. Eight-Year Cumulative Incidence of Visual Impairment (VI) and Blindness in the Los Angeles Latino Eye Study (LALES) Roberta McKean-Cowdin, PhD, Mina Torres, MS, Hita Vora, Farzana Choudhury, MBBS, MPH, PhD, Bruce Burkemper, PhD, MPH, Xuejuan Jiang, PhD, Rohit Varma MD, MPH

Monday, May 8, 2017

Time Topic Speaker(s)
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0191
Scientific Poster. Long-Term Cumulative Incidence of Age-Related Macular Degeneration in Latinos: The Los Angeles Latino Eye Study (LALES) Farzana Choudhury, MBBS, MPH, PhD, Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, Ronald Klein, Mina Torres, MS, Roberta McKean-Cowdin, PhD
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0108
Scientific Poster. FGF2 Enhances Cell Proliferation and Fibrosis Through SNAI1 Mediated Induction of CDK2 and ZEB1 Expression in Human Corneal Endothelial Cells Jeong Goo Lee, J. Martin Heur, MD, PhD
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # A0043
Scientific Poster. Association Between Visual Acuity and Retinal Layer Metrics in Diabetic Retinopathy by Enface OCT Imaging Lakshmi Priya Ranagarju, Michael Tan, Justin Wanek, Norman Blair, Jennifer Lim, Mahnaz Shahidi, PhD
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # A0067
Scientific Poster. Variability of Retinal Thickness Measurements in Tilted or Stretched Optical Coherence Tomography Images Akihito Uji, Nizar Abdelfattah, David Boyer, MD, Siva Balasubramanian, Jianqin Lei, Srinivas Sadda
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # A0429
Scientific Poster. A Sticky Situation Christine Greer, MD, MS, Jesse Berry, MD
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # A0084
Scientific Poster. Quantitative Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography (OCTA) of Diabetic Retinopathy (DR) Severity Tai-Chi Lin, Priyanka Gogte, Neal Palejwala, Anoush Shahidzadeh, MPH, Sujit Itty, Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD, Andrew Moshfeghi, MD, MBA, Hossein Ameri, MD, PhD, Zhongdi Chu, Ruikang Wang, Jeremy Wolfe, Pravin Dugel, MD, Amir Kashani, MD, PhD
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0347
Scientific Poster. Polarization Sensitive Optical Coherence Tomographic Documentation of Choroidal Melanin Loss in Chronic Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease Masahiro Miura, Shuichi Makita, Yoshiaki Yasuno, Rintaro Tsukahara, Yoshihiko Usui, Narsing Rao, MD, Yasushi Ikuno, Sato Uematsu, Tetsuya Agawa, Takuya Iwasaki, Hiroshi Goto
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # A0411
Scientific Poster. Impact of Cataract Surgery on Visual and Anatomic Outcomes in Patients treated for Diabetic Macular Edema (DME) in the VISTA and VIVID Trials. Andrew Moshfeghi, MD, MBA
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0428
Scientific Poster. Brimonidine Drug Delivery System (DDS) Generation 1 in Patients with Geographic Atrophy: Post-Hoc Analysis of a Phase 2 Study Baruch Kuppermann, Sunil Patel, David Boyer, MD, Albert Augustin, William Freeman, Thomas Kim, Kevin Kerr, Francisco Lopez, Susan Schneider
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0410
Scientific Poster. Persistent Diabetic Macular Edema after 6 Months of Anti-VEGF Therapy is Associated with Diminished Long-Term Improvement in Vision: A Post-Hoc Analysis of Protocol Scott Whitcup, MD, Joanna Campbell, Anat Loewenstein, Pravin Dugel, MD, Nancy Holekamp, Szilard Kiss, Albert Augustin, Vanessa Shih, Jeff Lai, Charles Wykoff, Srinivas Sadda
11:47am – 11:54am
Abstract # 1566
Ballroom 2
Oral Presentation. Protection of the Ocular Surface Barrier M. Elizabeth Fini, PhD
11:45am – 12pm
Abstract # 1586
Ballroom 4
Paper Presentation. Comparison of Glaucoma Progression Detection by Optical Coherence Tomography and Visual Field Anna Dastiridou, Xinbo Zhang, Brian Francis, Ou Tan, Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, David Greenfield, Joel Schuman, David Huang
1:25pm – 1:35pm
Room 328
Oral Presentation. Changes in Lacrimal Gland Protein Secretion in Autoimmune-Mediated Dry Eye Disease Sarah Hamm-Alvarez, PhD
3:45pm – 5:30pm
Poster # A0143
Scientific Poster. Anterior Segment OCT and Specular Microscopy Study in Pediatric Patients: Normal Versus Glaucomatous Eyes Walid Abdallah, MD, PhD, Brandon Wong, MD, Moon Kim, Dilshad Contractor, Michelle Chen, Susan Lee, Bibiana Reiser, MD, MS
3:45pm – 5:30pm
Poster # A0348
Scientific Poster. Risk Factors for Prevalent Visual Impairment. The Chinese American Eye Study Bruce Burkemper, PhD, MPH, Xuejuan Jiang, PhD, Mina Torres, MS, Farzana Choudhury, MBBS, MPH, PhD, Roberta McKean-Cowdin, PhD, Rohit Varma, MD, MPH
3:45pm – 5:30pm
Poster # B0275
Scientific Poster. 3-Year Interim Safety Profile of Adeno-Associated Virus Serotype 2-soluble Variant of the Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor Type 1 (AAV2-sFLT01) Administered by Intravitreal Injection in Patients with Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration Rafael Varona, Annaig Le-Halpere, Peter Campochiaro, Jeffrey Heier, Pravin Dugel, MD, Mark Barsamian, Annie Purvis, Mario Cabrera-Salazar, Cheryl Delacono, Najwa Mostafa, Abraham Scaria, Ronald Buggae

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time Topic Speaker(s)
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0235
Scientific Poster. Comparison of 20-Gauge, 23-Gauge, and 25-Gauge Vitrectomy Instrumentation for the Repair of Diabetic Tractional Retinal Detachment Anna Ter-Zakarian, Philip Storey, MD, Shannon Philander, Lisa Olmos, MD, MBA, Meena George, Damien Rodger, MD, PhD, Mark Humayun, MD, PhD, Hossein Ameri, MD, PhD
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0011
Scientific Poster. Retinotopic Imaging of Retinal and Cortical Structure and Function: A New Paradigm for Assessing the Visual Connectome in Health and Disease Jeiran Choupan, Vivek Patel, MD, Chris Purington, Noelle Stiles, Nihong Chen, Jessica Morgan, Andrew Bock, Kimberly Gokoffski, MD, PhD, Junyan Wang, Meng Law, Amir Kashani, MD, PhD, Geoggrey K. Aguirre, James Weiland, PhD, Yonggang Shi, Bosco Tjan, PhD
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0396
Scientific Poster: Survival and Functionality of iPSC-RPE Cultured as a Polarized Monolayer on Ultrathin Parylene Assessed in a New Immunodeficient RCS Rat Model Biju Thomas, PhD, Yousuf Shad, Juan Carlos Martinez, MD, Niharika Singh, Young Chang Kim, Seth Freeman, Sean Mu, Vishweshwer Shastri, Kapil Bharti, Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD, David Hinton, MD, PhD, Danhong Zhu
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0612
Scientific Poster. Treatment of Group B Retinoblastoma with Chemotherapy Alone without Laser Consolidation Therapy Arezu Haghighi, MD, Emily Zolfaghari, Jonathan Kim, MD, Hassan Aziz, MD, Kathleen McGovern, Rima Jubran, A Linn Murphree, MD, Jesse Berry, MD
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0610
Scientific Poster. Magnetic Resonance Imaging Features of the Optic Nerve in Enucleated Retinoblastoma Patients Ramon Lee, MD, Jesse Berry, MD, Ingy Madi, Emily Zolfaghari, Jonathan Kim, MD
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0022
Scientific Poster. Quantified Elasticity Mapping of Retinal Tissue Using Acoustic Radiation Force Optical Coherence Elastography Yueqiao (Rachel) Qu, Youmin He, Yi Zhang, Teng Ma, Jiang Zhu, Yusi Miao, Cuixia Dai, Ronald Silverman, Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD, Qifa Zhou, PhD, Zhongping Chen
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0059
Scientific Poster. Biomechanical Responses of Sclera and Lamina Cribrosa to IOP Change Assessed by Optical Coherence Tomography in Glaucoma Eyes Harry Quigley, Thao Nguyen, Sahar Bedrood, MD, PhD, Dan Midgett
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0005
Scientific Poster. Alterations in Retinal Oxygen Delivery and Metabolism due to Experimental Retinal Ischemia Michael Tan, Anthony Felder, Norman Blair, Mahnaz Shahidi, PhD
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0611
Scientific Poster. Optic Nerve Obscuration in Retinoblastoma: A Risk Factor for Optic Nerve Invasion? Emily Zolfaghari, Jesse Berry, MD, Alexander Chen, A. Linn Murphree, MD, Rima Jubran, Jonathan Kim, MD
3:45pm – 5:30pm
Poster # B0525
Scientific Poster. Long-Term Outcomes of Glaucoma Drainage Implants in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease Brandon Wong, MD, Grace Richter, MD, MPH, Narsing Rao, MD, Damien Rodger, MD, PhD
3:45pm – 5:30pm
Poster # B0328
Scientific Poster. ORBIT: A Phase IV Clinical Study – Efficacy and Safety Outcomes From Ocriplasmin Intravitreal Injection Brian Joondeph, MD, Arshad Khanani, Jay Duker, David Boyer, MD, Jeffrey Heier, Peter Kaiser, Mathew MacCumber, Dante Pieramici
4pm – 4:15pm
Abstract # 3416
Room 309
Paper Presentation. Risk Factors for Different Severities of Myopia and Hyperopia Among Multiethnic Preschool Children Xuejuan Jiang, PhD, Douglas Stram, Kristina Tarczy-Hornoch, Joanne Katz, Seang-Mei Saw, Paul Mitchell, Kathryn Rose, Rohit Varma, MD, MPH

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time Topic Speaker(s)
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # A0038
Scientific Poster. Analysis of Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Microvasculature in Non-Glaucomatous Optic Neuropathy Using Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography (OCTA) Arjun Reddy, Vivek Patel, MD, Beau Sylvester, Zhongdi Chu, Amir Kashani, MD, PhD, Ruikang Wang, Grace Richter, MD, MPH
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0542
Scientific Poster. Evaluation of Implantation Feasibility of a Flexible, Tack-Free, Epiretinal Prosthesis in Yucatan Minipig James Weiland, PhD, Yi Zhang, Juan Carlos Martinez, MD, Bruce Ash, Katie Markley, Helmut Eckhardt, Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0181
Scientific Poster. Mechanism of Ocular Surface Staining by Clinical Dyes Shinwu Jeong, PhD, Jasmine Kim, Michelle Ngan, Andrew Webster, Joseph Barr, Pablo Argueso, M. Elizabeth Fini, PhD
9:45am – 10am
Abstract # 3814
Room 314
Paper Presentation. A Method for Combined Retinal Vascular and Tissue Oxygen Tension Imaging Mahnaz Shahidi, PhD, Anthony Felder, Justin Wanek, Norman Blair, Michael Tan
11am – 11:15am
Abstract # 4264
Hall G
Paper Presentation. Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System Post-Approval US Cohort 1 Year Outcomes Aleksandra Rachitskaya, Jessy Dorn, Hossein Ameri, MD, PhD, David Birch, Raymond Iezzi, Allen Ho, Thiran Jayasundera, Gregg Kokame, Jennifer Lim, Naresh Mandava, Lejla Vajzovic, Jiong Yan, Meghan Marino, Alex Yuan
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # A0132
Scientific Poster. Ultrasonic Micro-Elastography for Accessing Biomechanical Properties of the Cornea Xuejun Qian, Teng Ma, J. Martin Heur, MD, PhD, Jun Zhang, K. Kirk Shung, Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD, Qifa Zhou, PhD
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0493
Scientific Poster. Assessing the Safety and Efficacy of Dexamethasone Intraocular Implant for Macular Edema after Cataract Surgery in Patients with Diabetes Neal Palejwala, Sravanthi Vegunta, Pravin Dugel, MD, Derek Kunimoto, MD, Karim Jamal, MD, David Goldenberg, MD, Sachin Mehta, Edward Quinlan, Mark Barakat
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0078
Scientific Poster. Bovine Vitreous and Hyaloid and Hydraulic Permeability Measurement Anita Penkova, Satwindar Sadhal
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0235
Scientific Poster. Retina Organoids Derived from hESCs and Transplanted to Immunodeficient RCS Rats Magdalene Seiler, Bryce McLelland, Anuradha Mathur, Bin Lin, Gabriel Nistor, Robert Aramant, Biju Thomas, PhD, Hans Keirstead
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0125
Scientific Poster. Rgr Gene Mutation and Exon-Skipping RGR mRNA in Mice Zhaoxia Zhang, Henry KW Fong, PhD
11am – 12:45pm
Poster # B0216
Scientific Poster. Exploring Cytoprotective Molecules for Polarized HESC-RPE Cells Danhong Zhu, Jon Takemoto, Sreekumar Parameswaran, David Hinton, MD, PhD
11:45pm – 12pm
Abstract # 4267
Hall G
Paper Presentation. OCT Characteristics Among Subjects Implanted with the Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System; the Argus II OCT Study Group Catherine Hoeppner, Natalia Callaway, Ninel Gregori, Byron Lam, Hossein Ameri, MD, PhD, Albert Augustin, Allen Ho, Raymond Iezzi, Thiran Jayasundera, Gregg Kokame, Jennifer Lim, Peter Szurman, Lejla Vajzovic, Peter Wiedemann, Jiong Yan
12:15pm – 12:30pm
Poster # A0144
Scientific Poster. Low-Fluence-Slow-Irradiation Corneal Cross-Linking Induces the Same Biomechanical Stiffening as the Standard Dresden Protocol Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD, Sabine Kling
12:30pm – 12:45pm
Abstract # 4263
Ballroom 4
Paper Presentation. Quantification and Functional Correlations of Macular Microvasculature in the Ganglion Cell-Inner Plexiform Layer in Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Using OCT Angiography Ingy Madi, Arman Zaman, MD, Amir Kashani, MD, PhD, Zhongdi Chu, Ruikang Wang, Grace Richter, MD, MPH
3:45pm – 5:30pm
Poster # B0482
Scientific Poster. The Effect of Tamponade Agent on the Visual and Anatomical Outcome of Vitrectomy in Diabetic Tractional Retinal Detachment Hossein Ameri, MD, PhD, Philip Storey, MD, Anna Ter-Zakarian, Shannon Philander, Lisa Olmos, MD, MBA, Meena George, Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD, Damien Rodger, MD, PhD
3:45pm – 5:30pm
Poster # B0371
Scientific Poster. Comparison of Surgical Outcomes of Trabeculectomy, Ahmed Shunt, and Baerveldt Shunt in Uveitic Glaucoma Audrey Chow, Bruce Burkemper, PhD, MPH, Rohit Varma, MD, MPH, Damien Rodger, MD, PhD, Narsing Rao, MD, Grace Richter, MD, MPH

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Time Topic Speaker(s)
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0681
Scientific Poster. No Clear Benefit of Vitrectomy for Post-Injection Endophthalmitis in Age-Related Macular Degeneration Mark Barakat, Neal Palejwala, Ashleigh Levison, Sujit Itty, Milad Haak, Sachin Mehta, David Goldenberg, MD, Karim Jamal, MD, Edward Quinlan, Derek Kunimoto, MD, Pravin Dugel, MD
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0220
Scientific Poster. Biomechanical Changes Associated with LASIK Flap Creation and Rapid Cross-Linking Measured with Brillouin Microscopy J. Bradley Randleman, MD
8:30am – 10:15am
Poster # B0008
Scientific Poster. Acute Vision Loss Attributed to Optic Neuritis at a Level One Trauma Center and County Hospital Luv Patel, MD, Lilangi Ediriwickrema, MD, Sachi Patel, Vivek Patel, MD
11:30am – 1:15pm
Poster # B0260
Scientific Poster. Risk Factors for Lens Opacities in a Population-Based Cohort of Adult Chinese Americans: The Chinese American Eye Study (CHES) Mina Torres, MS, Charlotte Joslin, Roberta McKean-Cowdin, PhD, Xuejuan Jiang, PhD, Farzana Choudhury, MBBS, MPH, PhD, Rohit Varma, MD, MPH
12:15pm – 12:30pm
Abstract #5563
Ballroom 2
Scientific Paper. Paper Presentation. Differential Gene Expression of Extracellular Matrix Components in Response to In Vivo Corneal Cross-Linking (CXL) in Rabbit Corneas Sabine Kling, Arthur Hammer, Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD