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Oculofacial Plastic Surgery Subspecialty Day 2014: A Global Summit
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In conjunction with the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Date: Saturday, Oct. 18

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

Location: Grand Ballroom S100c, McCormick Place, Chicago

Schedules

  • A PDF will be available to download in June.
  • Starting in June, use the online Program Search tool to find additional information about Subspecialty Day courses and events.

Registration

  • Registration opens for Academy members June 25.
  • Registration opens for nonmembers July 9.
  • Register by Aug. 6, the early registration deadline, and save $50.
  • Find more information about registration, including fees.

Registration for the Oculofacial Plastic Surgery Subspecialty meeting allows you to:

  • Visit the Annual Meeting Exhibit Hall on Saturday, Oct. 18.
  • Float among all Subspecialty Day meetings held on Saturday, Oct. 18 – Cornea, Glaucoma, Oculofacial Plastic Surgery, Ocular Oncology and Pathology, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Refractive Surgery, Retina and Uveitis.

Oculofacial Plastic Surgery Program

Program Directors
David B. Lyon, MD, FACS; Michael T. Yen, MD

Program Planning Group
Cat N. Burkat, MD; Sheri L. DeMartelaere, MD; Vikram D. Durairaj, MD; Andrew R. Harrison, MD; Mark J. Lucarelli, MD, FACS; David B. Lyon, MD, FACS; Mark L. Mazow, MD; Randal T. Pham, MD, FACS; Peter J. Sneed, MD; Michael T. Yen, MD

Mission Statement
The mission of the 2014 Oculofacial Plastic Surgery Subspecialty Day is to provide attendees with a comprehensive, state-of-the-art update on treatments in oculofacial plastic surgery. The practice gap was identified by interviews with recognized thought leaders in the field of oculofacial plastic surgery, a review of data from peer-reviewed published literature and databases, and post-activity surveys from national oculofacial plastic surgery meetings.

Target Audience
The intended audience for this program is practicing oculofacial surgeons and comprehensive ophthalmologists with an interest in oculofacial surgery from around the world.

Education Level
Intermediate, Advanced

Goal
To provide attendees with a comprehensive update on improved patient care and outcomes.

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

  • Identify modern, evidence-based algorithms in oculofacial plastic surgery disease treatment and how to effectively apply them.
  • Introduce the contemporary management of congenital eyelid and orbital disease, thyroid eye disease and orbital vascular lesions.
  • Evaluate complex orbital and oculoplastics cases to understand treatment outcomes.
  • Gain familiarity with the practice patterns of experienced oculofacial practitioners and understand differences in patient management around the world.

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 or guests are not eligible for CME credits.