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Learning Lounge

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An Interactive Space for Learning

Visit the Learning Lounge to continue the conversation with your colleagues and participate in informal, small group facilitated discussions led by experts in the field.

Float among the discussions - new topics begin every 15 minutes.

Mobile Meeting Guide – Now Available
Updated Learning Lounge schedules are available through the 2014 Mobile Meeting Guide. Access this easy-to-use Web-enabled guide from your smartphone, tablet or desktop computer.

Schedules below are accurate as of July 29, 2014 - subject to change. On this page:

SATURDAY, OCT. 18
THEATER 1
12 p.m.
Advanced IOL Power Calculations for Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
Jack T. Holladay, MD, MSEE, FACS

1:45 p.m.
Effective Use of Capsular Tension Devices
Robert J. Cionni, MD

4 p.m.
Global Ophthalmology Volunteer Experiences
Heather A. Estopinal, MD; John M. Cropsey, MD; Judith T. Newman, MD

THEATER 2
12:15 p.m.
MIGS (Microinvasive Glaucoma Surgery): Tips for the Cataract Surgeon
Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD

2 p.m.
How I Managed My Worst Case of the Year
Uday Devgan, MD

4 p.m.
Build Your Brand With Social Media
Purnima S. Patel, MD
Robert F. Melendez, MD, MBA

THEATER 3
12:30 p.m.
Intraocular Lens Exchange
Samuel Masket, MD

2:15 p.m.
Surgical Techniques: Things I'm Doing Differently This Year
Stephen S. Lane, MD

4 p.m.
Global Ophthalmology Invited Guests
Timothy P. Page, MD

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SUNDAY, OCT. 19
THEATER 1
10:30 a.m.
Strategies for Efficient Cataract Surgery
Parag D. Parekh, MD, MPA

12 p.m.
Management of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
Adam S. Wenick, MD

1:45 p.m.
Patient Selection for Premium Lenses and Laser Assisted CD
Sonia H. Yoo, MD

3:15 p.m.
Managing the Traumatic Cataract
David R. Hardten, MD

THEATER 2
12:15 p.m.
Continue the Conversation
Spotlight on Pediatric Ophthalmology: Front Line and First Steps—Management of Strabismus for the Comprehensive Ophthalmologist
Laura B. Enydei, MD
Michelle T. Cabrera, MD

2 p.m.
Continue the Conversation
Treatment for Wet and Dry AMD: Where We Are and Where We Are Going
R. Theodore Smith, MD

3:45 p.m.
Management of Diabetic Macular Edema
Baruch D. Kuppermann, MD, PhD

THEATER 3
11 a.m.
Monitoring for Glaucomatous Progression in the Moderate Era
Kaweh Mansouri, MD

12:30 p.m.
Newest Thoughts on Angle Closure Glaucoma
Christopter Kai-shun Leung, MD, MBChB

2:15 p.m.
Trabeculectomy 2.0
Peter Andreas Netland, MD, PhD

4 p.m.
Congenital Glaucoma
James D. Brandt, MD
Alana S Grajewski MD

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MONDAY, OCT. 20
THEATER 1
9 a.m.
At the Movies - Cataract

  • Watch Out for Zonules
    Liliana Werner, MD, PhD (Sr. Producer)
  • Not All Is Lost After a Posterior Capsule Tear
    Arup Chakrabarti, MBBS (Sr. Producer)
  • Intraoperative Challenges During Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery and Their Management
    Dilraj Singh Grewal, MD (Sr. Producer)

10:30 a.m.
Posterior Capsule Management: How and Why
Lisa B. Arbisser, MD

12 p.m.
Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK and DMEK): Avoid Complications and Enhance Results
Mark A. Terry, MD

1:45 p.m.
Certification and Your First MOC Cycle
R. Michael Siatkowski, MD

3:30 p.m.
Ocular Surface Diagnostics
Elizabeth Yeu, MD

THEATER 2
9:15 a.m.
At the Movies - Glaucoma

  • Stab Incision Glaucoma Surgery
    Soosan Jacob, FRCS (Sr. Producer)
  • Couched Compression Closure of Conjunctival in Limbal Filtration
    Matthew Starr (Sr. Producer)
  • Nip/Tuck: A Disturbingly Perfect New Procedure
    Shamira A. Perera, MBBS (Sr. Producer)

10:45 a.m.
Ethical Relationships Between Physicians and Industry
Anthony J. Aldave, MD

12:15 p.m.
Managing Cataract Post-operative Inflammation and Pain
Terry Kim, MD
Himani Goyal, MD
David A. Goldman, MD

3:45 p.m.
Continue the Conversation
Clinical Pearls in the Diagnosis of Masquerades in Infectious and Inflammatory Disease of the Eye
Anat Galor, MD
Russell N. Van Gelder, MD, PhD

THEATER 3
9:30 a.m.
At the Movies – Ocular Tumors and Pathology, and Orbit, Lacrimal, Plastic Surgery

  • Sclerotherapy for Orbital/Periorbital Dermoid Cysts: A Novel Treatment
    Akshay Gopinathan Nair, MD (Sr. Producer)
  • Intravitreal Chemotherapy for Vitreous Seeds in Retinoblastoma
    Fairooz Puthiyapurayil Manjandavida, MD (Sr. Producer)
  • Synkinetic Ptosis Made Simple
    Santosh G. Honavar, MD (Sr. Producer)

11 a.m.
Ptosis Repair for the Comprehensive Ophthalmologist
Richard C. Allen, MD

12:30 p.m.
Pitfalls of Blepharoplasty Surgery
Erin M. Shriver, MD

2:15 p.m.
Pediatric Refractive Surgery
Lawrence Tychsen, MD
Eveltn A. Paysse, MD

4 p.m.
Abusive Head Trauma

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TUESDAY, OCT. 21
THEATER 1
9 a.m.
At the Movies – Retina, Vitreous

  • Different Surgical Solutions for Optic Pit Maculopathy
    Sengul C. Ozdek, MD (Sr. Producer)
  • Relaxing the Retina: The Art of Retinectomy
    Manish Nagpal, MD (Sr. Producer)
  • My Tryst With Diabetic Vitrectomies
    Meena Chakrabarti, MBBS (Sr. Producer)

10:30 a.m.
Certification and Your First MOC Cycle
R. Michael Siatkowski, MD

THEATER 2
9:15 a.m.
At the Movies – Cornea, External Disease

  • Relief: Mucous Membrane Graft in Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
    Bhupesh Bagga, MD, FRCS, MBBS (Sr. Producer)
  • Crescentic Tuck in Lamellar Keratoplasty: A Novel Technique to Manage Advanced Pellucid Marginal Degeneration
    Ritu Arora, MD, MBBS (Sr. Producer)
  • Scleral Graft in Corneal Perforations: When Less Is More
    Maria T. Iradier, MD, PhD (Sr. Producer)

THEATER 3
9:30 a.m.
Video Program "Best of Show" Ceremony

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