October 18, 2013 Meeting Conference


Management of Common Neuro-ophthalmic Presentations

Objectives:  At the conclusion of this session the participants will be able to formulate differential diagnosis for patients presenting with common neuroophthalmic symptoms or findings and initiate appropriate workup or arrange referral in these scenarios. They will also have an up to date understanding of management issues in patients with Graves' eye disease and idiopathic intracranial hypertension.


Positive visual phenomena
Rebecca Stacy

Morning program


Transient Visual Loss
Mitchell Strominger

Morning program


Update on management of thyroid eye disease
Steven E. Feldon

Morning program


Medical and surgical management of idiopathic intracranial hypertension
Steven E. Feldon

Morning program


Loss of Vision with a Normal Fundus
Thomas R. Hedges III

Morning program


Office evaluation of the patient with new onset binocular diplopia
Linda Dagi

Morning program


Pupil Pearls
Don Carl Bienfang

Morning program


Unilateral or Bilateral Optic Pallor
Phil A. Aitken

Morning program


Pediatrics

Objectives:  At the completion of the session, participants will be able to determine the most appropriate treatment modality, i.e. atropine versus patching for a patient with amblyopia. Participants will become familiar with the state of the art understanding of the impact of amblyopia on visual function. In addition, participants will become familiar with novel techniques for strabismus surgery and alternatives to strabismus surgery for the management of ocular misalignment.


Early Surgery for Infantile Esotropia
Agnes Wong

Afternoon program


New Insights into Amblyopia
Agnes Wong

Afternoon program


What does an eye with amblyopia see? Assessment of Core Deficits in Amblyopia
MiYoung Kwon

Afternoon program


Patching versus Atropine: Lessons from the Amblyopia Treatment Studies
John P. Donahue

Morning program


New Treatments for Amblyopia: Use of Cholinesterase Inhibitors to Reverse Amblyopia
Carolyn Wu

Afternoon program


Novel Techniques in Strabismus Surgery
Erin Salcone

Afternoon program


Outcomes of Vertical Strabismus Surgery
Melanie Kazlas

Afternoon program