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Annual Meeting
Subspecialty Day
Neuro-Ophthalmology Subspecialty Day 2013: What to Make of This? Recognizing the Distinctive Neuro-Ophthalmic Symptom, Sign, or Test


In conjunction with the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)

Date: Saturday, Nov. 16

Time: 8 a.m. to 5:05 p.m.

Location: New Orleans Theatre C, Morial Convention Center


The online registration application is open. Find more information about registration, including fees.

Registration for the Neuro-Ophthalmology Subspecialty meeting allows you to:

  • Visit the Annual Meeting Exhibit Hall on Saturday, Nov. 16.
  • Float among all Subspecialty Day meetings held on Saturday, Nov. 16 – Cornea, Glaucoma, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Oculofacial Plastic Surgery, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Refractive Surgery and Retina.

Neuro-Ophthalmology Program

Program Directors
Andrew G. Lee, MD; Michael S. Lee, MD

Program Planning Group
Rudrani Banik, MD; Dean M. Cestari, MD; Mays A. El-Dairi, MD; Julie Falardeau, MD; Andrew G. Lee, MD; Michael S. Lee, MD; Timothy J. McCulley, MD; Prem S. Subramanian, MD, PhD

Mission Statement
The mission of the Academy's NANOS Neuro-Ophthalmology Subspecialty Day is to provide the practicing ophthalmologist with new, updated, and clinically relevant neuro-ophthalmic information that will assist with the recognition of specific signs or symptoms that are critical to an accurate diagnosis of common neuro-ophthalmic problems.

Target Audience
The intended audience for this program is comprehensive ophthalmologists.

Education Level
Beginner, intermediate, and advanced concepts will be discussed to offer sufficient breadth and depth to the target audience.

At the conclusion of this symposium, the attendee will recognize neuro-ophthalmic signs or symptoms critical to an accurate diagnosis.

Program Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • List key clinical symptoms that should prompt consideration of additional neuro-ophthalmic conditions.
  • Define distinctive clinical signs in common neuro-ophthalmic conditions that should prompt consideration for additional evaluation.
  • List distinctive radiographic signs in specific neuro-ophthalmic conditions.
  • Describe specific pitfalls in diagnostic testing that might lead to erroneous diagnosis in neuro-ophthalmology.

CME Accreditation
The American Academy of Ophthalmology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Ophthalmology designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Attendees registered as exhibitors, spouses, and guests are not eligible for CME credits.