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    In conjunction with the American Glaucoma Society

      

    Second to None Glaucoma Care From the Second City

    Under Pressure® 

    Immerse yourself in the review of new medical, laser, and surgical modalities, the selection of the best treatment plans, interpreting test results and clinical decision making.

    Friday, Sept. 30

    Program Directors

    Kelly W. Muir, MD and Teresa C. Chen, MD

    Program Planning Group

    Robert T. Chang, MD; Babak Eliassi-Rad, MD; Ronald Leigh Fellman MD OCS; Christopher A. Girkin, MD, MSPH; Lily T. Im, MD; Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA; Manjool M. Shah, MD; Ramya N. Swamy, MD, MPH; and Luis E. Vazquez, MD, PhD

    Mission Statement

    The mission of the 2022 Glaucoma Subspecialty Day is to equip the general ophthalmologist with practical tools for improving the management of glaucoma and to highlight the latest advances in glaucoma care for the glaucoma subspecialist.

    Target Audience

    This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of general ophthalmologists, glaucoma specialists and other ophthalmologic subspecialists, and allied health personnel who are involved in the management of glaucoma patients.

    Education Level

    Intermediate, Advanced

    Goals

    The goal of this program is to provide attendees with a comprehensive update on the diagnosis and management of glaucoma.

    Program Objectives

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

    • Demonstrate familiarity with controversial management issues and current gaps in evidence-based glaucoma care.
    • Evaluate the current status of glaucoma imaging and image interpretation, as well as their role in diagnosing and managing glaucoma.
    • Demonstrate familiarity with current issues in medical and surgical therapy for glaucoma and how these therapies affect other eye disease.
    • Recognize factors that complicate care of the glaucoma patient.