AAO 2019: Retina
The following are highlights from AAO 2019. Find the entire retina program online through Program Search. Click the red "Filter" button at the top of the page, then choose the "Topics" menu to refine your search results by "retina, vitreous".
Retina Subspecialty Day
In conjunction with with the American Society of Retina Specialists, the Macula Society, the Retina Society and Club Jules Gonin
Friday, Oct. 11 and Saturday, Oct. 12, 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Program Directors: Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD and Judy E. Kim, MD
SYM17 - A New Retina Explosion?
Co-sponsored by the Retina Society
Sunday, Oct. 13, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Program Chairs: Allen C. Ho, MD and Jeffrey S. Heier, MD
SYM50 - Delivery of Therapeutics to the Posterior Ocular Segment
Co-sponsored by the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Program Chairs: Hans E. Grossniklaus, MD and Justine R. Smith, MD
SYM54 - Recent Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Endophthalmitis
Co-sponsored by the Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Program Chairs: Cecilia S. Lee, MD and Savitri Sharma, MD
Skills Transfer Labs
LAB100 - Sutured and Sutureless Scleral Buckling: A Hands-on Practicum
Saturday, Oct. 12, 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Course Director: Christina Y. Weng, MD, MBA
LAB142 - Project Human Genome: Genetic Testing for Inherited Eye Diseases
Monday, Oct. 14, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Course Director: Veeral Shah, MD
218 - Diagnostic Ophthalmic Ultrasonography
Sunday, Oct. 13, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Senior Instructor: Brandy H. Lorek
262 - What You Need to Know About Pathologic Myopia
Sunday, Oct. 13, 3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Senior Instructor: Kyoko Ohno-Matsui, MD
612 - Controversies in the Management of Open-Globe Injuries Involving the Posterior Segment
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Senior Instructor: William F. Mieler, MD
629 - Management of High-Risk ROP in the 21st Century: Thermal-Destructive vs. Pharmacologic Treatment
Monday, Oct. 14, 3:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Senior Instructor: Michael T. Trese, MD
661 - Intravitreal Injections: Techniques, Complications and Setting Up an Injection Practice
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Senior Instructor: Sophie J. Bakri, MD
679 - Retinoblastoma 2019: They Live and See!
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 9:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Senior Instructor: Santosh G. Honavar, MD
All instruction courses are part of the Academy Plus course pass.