• In conjunction with the American Uveitis Society

    Uveitis 2018: Uveal Blues in Chicago

    Saturday, October 27, 2018
    McCormick Place in Chicago, IL

    7:00
    AM
    Continental Breakfast  
    8:00
    AM
    Welcome and Introductions Albert T. Vitale, MD

    Section I: Basic Blues
    Moderator: Albert T. Vitale, MD

    8:05
    AM
    Epidemiology and Diagnostic Approach to Uveitis Russell W. Read, MD, PhD
    8:20
    AM
    Local Therapy: Steroids and Beyond Susan L. Lightman, FRCOphth, FRCP, PhD
    8:35
    AM
    Systemic Therapy: Steroids and Conventional Immunomodulatory Therapy Douglas A. Jabs, MD, MBA
    8:50
    AM
    Systemic Therapy: Biologics Eric B. Suhler, MD, MPH
    9:05
    AM
    Advocating for Profession and Patients David W. Johnson, MD

    Section II: Up-Front Blues-Anterior Uveitis
    Moderator: Nisha Acharya, MD
    Panelists: Lyndell Lim, MBBS, FRANZO, MRANZCO; Todd P. Margolis, MD, PhD; Peter J. McCluskey, MD; Elisabetta Miserocchi, MD; Daniel V. Vasconcelos-Santos, MD, PhD

    9:10
    AM
    Differential Diagnosis of Anterior Uveitis Todd P. Margolis, MD, PhD
    9:20
    AM
    Case Presentation Thuy A. Doan, MD
    9:30
    AM
    Case Presentation Jessica G. Shantha, MD
    9:40
    AM
    Case Presentation Gerami D. Seitzman, MD
    9:50
    AM
    Case Presentation Thellea K. Leveque, MD
    10:00
    AM
    Panel Discussion and Audience Interaction  
    10:05
    AM
    REFRESHMENT BREAK and AAO 2018 EXHIBITS  

    Section III: Stepladder Blues—Intermediate Uveitis
    Moderator: Steven Yeh, MD
    Panelists: Mark S. Dacey, MD; Janet Louise Davis, MD; Henry J. Kaplan, MD; Justine R. Smith, MD; Manfred Zierhut, MD

    10:35
    AM
    Medical and Surgical Approach to the Treatment of Intermediate Uveitis Janet Louise Davis, MD
    10:45
    AM
    Case Presentation in Intermediate Uveitis Akbar Shakoor, MD
    10:55
    AM
    Case Presentation in Intermediate Uveitis Marissa G. Larochelle, MD
    11:05
    AM
    Case Presentation in Intermediate Uveitis Sumit Sharma, MD
    11:15
    AM
    Case Presentation in Intermediate Uveitis John A. Gonzales, MD
    11:25
    AM
    Panel Discussion and Audience Interaction  
    11:30
    AM
    LUNCH and AAO 2018 EXHIBITS  

    Section IV: Focal and Multifocal Blues—Posterior Uveitis
    Moderator: Wendy M. Smith, MD
    Panelists: Grace A. Levy-Clarke, MD; Debra A. Goldstein, MD; Careen Yen Lowder, MD, PhD; Alan Gary Palestine, MD; Ilknur Tugal-Tutkun, MD

    12:40
    PM
    Posterior Uveitis — When to Worry about Systemic Disease Alan Gary Palestine, MD
    12:50
    PM
    Case Presentation in Posterior Uveitis Bryn M. Burkholder, MD
    1:00
    PM
    Case Presentation in Posterior Uveitis Lucia Sobrin, MD
    1:10
    PM
    Case Presentation in Posterior Uveitis William R. Tucker, MBBS
    1:20
    PM
    Punctate Inner Choroidopathy and Multifocal Choroidopathy with Panuveitis—
    Separate Entities or Spectrum of the Same Disease? Pro
    Debra A. Goldstein, MD
    1:25
    PM
    Punctate Inner Choroidopathy and Multifocal Choroidopathy with Panuveitis—
    Separate Entities or Spectrum of the Same Disease? Con
    Lee M. Jampol, MD
    1:30
    PM
    Panel Discussion and Audience Interaction  

    Section V: Mystery Blues
    Moderator: Phoebe Lin, MD, PhD
    Panelists: Thuy A Doan, MD, PHD; Gary N. Holland, MD; Michal Kramer, MD; Ramana S. Moorthy, MD; Narsing A. Rao, MD

    1:35
    PM
    Is it Infectious or Not? Pearls and Pitfalls Ramana S. Moorthy, MD
    1:45
    PM
    Case Presentation in Panuveitis Marion Ronit Munk, MD, PhD
    1:55
    PM
    Case Presentation in Panuveitis Kathryn L. Pepple, MD, PhD
    2:05
    PM
    Case Presentation in Panuveitis Laura J. Kopplin, MD, PhD
    2:15
    PM
    Case Presentation in Panuveitis Amde Selassie Shifera, MD, PhD
    2:25
    PM
    Panel Discussion and Audience Interaction  
    2:30
    PM
    REFRESHMENT BREAK and AAO 2018 EXHIBITS  

    Section VI: Modal Blues Variations—Imaging in Uveitis
    Moderator: Sunil K. Srivastava, MD
    Panelists: Amani Fawzi, MD; Vishali Gupta MBBS; David Sarraf, MD; Rajiv E. Shah, MD

    3:00
    PM
    Multimodal Imaging Options in Uveitis Glenn J. Jaffe, MD
    3:10
    PM
    Case Presentation Francesco Pichi, MD
    3:20
    PM
    Case Presentation Purnima S. Patel, MD
    3:30
    PM
    Case Presentation Dilraj Singh Grewal, MD
    3:40
    PM
    Case Presentation Ann-Marie Lobo, MD
    3:50
    PM
    Panel Discussion and Audience Interaction  

    Section VII: Operational Blues
    Moderator: Emil Mitchel Opremcak, MD
    Panelists: Thomas A. Albini, MD; Keith Barton, MBBCH; James Philip Dunn Jr., MD

    3:55
    PM
    Cataract Surgery in Uveitis James Philip Dunn Jr., MD
    4:05
    PM
    Glaucoma Surgery in Uveitis Keith Barton, MBBCH
    4:15
    PM
    Diagnostic Fluid, Tissue Sampling, and Processing in Uveitis Thomas A. Albini, MD
    4:25
    PM
    Panel Discussion and Audience Interaction  

    Section VIII: Avant-Garde Blues
    Moderator: Hatice N. Sen, MD

    4:30
    PM
    Primary Mortality Results of the SITE-1, 2 Cohort Study John H. Kempen, MD
    4:39
    PM
    Late Breaking Developments: FAST Trial Results Nisha Acharya, MD
    4:48
    PM
    Fluocinolone Acetonide Intravitreaql Implant Trial Results Quan Dong Nguyen, MD
    4:57
    PM
    Late Breaking Developments: POINT Trial Results Jennifer E. Thorne, MD, PhD
    5:06
    PM
    Suprachoroidal Delivery of CLS-TA for Uveitic Macular Edema: Results of the Phase 3 PEACHTREE Trial Rahul Khurana, MD
    5:15
    PM
    Reflections on Career in Uveitis: Where We Have Been and the View Forward C. Stephen Foster, MD
    5:21
    PM
    Conclusion and Thank You Hatice N. Sen, MD