AAO 2016 Sneak Peek

Chicago  At the upcoming American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) annual conference held in Chicago, October 14-18, experts from the University of Southern California (USC) Roski Eye Institute, part of Keck Medicine of USC, will showcase research of breakthrough treatments and interventions that will dramatically impact the eye health of Americans across the lifespan from childhood myopia to glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration (AMD) affecting seniors.

USC ROSKI EYE INSTITUTE AAO 2016 PREVIEW
 

 FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14

 

8:38 am9:44 am North Hall B
Damien Rodger, MD, PhD (speaker)
Retina 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Section II:
Intravitreal Drugs in Vitrectomized Eyes
11:56 am1:55 pm North Hall B
Mark Humayun, MD, PhD (speaker)
Retina 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Section V:
Sensory Substitution for Low Vision

2:47 pm3:18 pm North Hall B
Thomas Lee, MD (panelist)
Retina 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Section VIII:
Pediatric Retina

3:05 pm4:32 pm E354
J. Bradley Randleman, MD (moderator)
Refractive Surgery 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Section VI: JRS Hot, Hotter, Hottest- Late Breaking News

3:18 pm4:03 pm North Hall B
Andrew Moshfeghi, MD, MBA (expert discussant)
Retina 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Refreshment Break with the Experts and Retina Exhibits

4:22 pm4:57 pm North Hall B
David Boyer, MD (panelist)
Pravin Dugel, MD (speaker)
Retina 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Section X:
First-Time Results of Clinical Trials, Part I

 

 SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15

 

8:05 am8:39 am
North Hall B
Amir Kashani, MD, PhD (speaker)
Carmen Puliafito, MD, MBA (moderator)
Retina 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Section XII: Hyperspectral Imaging

8:05 am9:50 am
McCormick Place
Jonathan Kim, MD (speaker)
Ocular Oncology 2016 Subspecialty Day Session: Top 5 Advancements Over the Past Decade with Retinoblastoma

2:00 pm3:00 pm Grand Ballroom S100C
Narsing Rao, MD (panelist)
Uveitis 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Section V: Panuveitis

2:26 pm3:07 pm North Hall B
Linda Lam, MD, MBA (panelist)
Retina 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Section XX:
Vitreoretinal Surgery- Part II

3:30 pm5:02 pm S406A
Michael Burnstine, MD (speaker)
Oculofacial 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Section IV: Trauma

4:18 pm5:11 pm 
North Hall B
Andrew Moshfeghi, MD, MBA (panelist)
Retina 2016 Subspecialty Day Session. Section XXII: Video Surgical Complications: What Would You Do?
USC ROSKI EYE INSTITUTE AAO RECEPTION
Saturday, October 15, 2016
6 pm 9 pm
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago, Concorde Room
160 East Pearson Street at Water Tower Place
Chicago, Illinois  60611 | RSVP Code: AAO

 

 SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16

 

8:00 am11:00 am
E450
J. Bradley Randleman, MD (chair, speaker)
Symposium, Introduction to Corneal and Lens-Based Refractive Surgery for Residents
10:15 am12:30 pm N140
Thomas Lee, MD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Pediatric Vitreoretinal Disorders: Current and Future Management

10:15 am12:30 pm N139
J. Bradley Randleman, MD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Danger Zone: Refractive Surgery Nightmares and Worst-Case Scenarios: A Video-Based Course

10:30 am11:45 am S404
Pravin Dugel, MD (chair)
Academy Cafe, Retina
11:30 am12:45 am E450
Rohit Varma, MD, MPH (speaker)
Symposium, Best of Anterior Segment Society Meetings 2016
2:00 pm3:30 pm S406A
David Samimi, MD (speaker)
Symposium, Antibiotic Resistance and its Impact on Oculofacial Surgery
4:00 pm5:30 pm N228
Alena Reznik, MD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Phacoemulsification and Advanced Techniques
4:30 pm5:30 pm S403A
Thomas Lee, MD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Advances in Intraocular Endoscopic Surgery: Anterior and
Posterior Segment Techniques

4:30 pm5:30 pm S403B
J. Bradley Randleman, MD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Therapeutic Corneal Refractive Surgery

 

 MONDAY, OCTOBER 17

 

8:30 am11:00 am
S101AB
Pravin Dugel, MD (speaker)
Global Forum, Increased Access to Eye Care Through Technology, People, and Partnerships
10:15 am12:30 pm S102D
Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD (instructor)
J. Bradley Randleman, MD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Corneal Collagen Crosslinking: Basic and Advanced Indications
11:00 am1:30 pm N229
Steven Dresner, MD (instructor)
Skills Transfer Lab, Endoscopic Transnasal Lacrimal Surgery: Principles and Practice
1:00 pm2:30 pm N228
Alena Reznik, MD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Phacoemulsification and Advanced Techniques
2:00 pm3:00 pm S406B
J. Bradley Randleman, MD (senior instructor)
Instructional Course, Advanced Corneal Topographic Analysis

2:00 pm3:30 pm S406A
Narsing Rao, MD (speaker)
Symposium, Using Investigations to Diagnose Systemic Diseases Associated with Uveitis
or Scleritis

2:00 pm4:15 pm N427D
Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Paradigm Shift in Management of Microbial Keratitis

2:00 pm4:15 pm S106B
Bibiana Reiser, MD, MS (instructor)
Instructional Course, Surgical Management of Pediatric Glaucoma

3:15 pm4:15 pm E353C
Sandy Zhang-Nunes, MD (instructor)
Lecture, Advanced Periorbital Flap and Graft Techniques
3:45 pm5:20 pm Grand Ballroom S100AB
Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD (speaker)
J. Bradley Randleman, MD (chair)
Symposium, Therapeutic and Refractive Crosslinking

 

 TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18

 

9:00 am11:15 am S406B
Carmen Puliafito, MD, MBA (instructor)
Instructional Course, Optical Coherence Tomography: Basics and Beyond
10:15 am11:15 am E353B
Andrew Moshfeghi, MD, MBA (instructor)
Instructional Course, Intravitreal Injections: Techniques, Complications, and Setting Up an Injection Practice
11:30 am12:30 pm N427A
Vivek Patel, MD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Swollen Disks, Headache, and Vision Loss: A Case-Based Approach to Pseudotumor Cerebri
11:30 am12:30 pm N138
J. Bradley Randleman, MD (senior instructor)
Instructional Course, Surgical Management of Astigmatism in Cataract and Refractive Surgery
12:45 pm3:00 pm S103D
Pravin Dugel, MD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Challenging Cases in Neovascular AMD
2:00 pm4:15 pm S403B
J. Bradley Randleman, MD (instructor)
Instructional Course, Toric IOLs 2016: Choice, Alignment, Results, and Management of Complications
2:00 pm3:30 pm N229
Sandy Zhang-Nunes, MD (instructor)
Skills Transfer Lab, Advanced Periorbital Flap and Graft Techniques

 
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