• AAO 2019: Trauma

    Skills Transfer Labs

    LEC140 - Ocular Trauma: Translating Lessons Learned on the Battlefield Into Everyday Practice
    Monday, Oct. 14, 10:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Senior Instructor: Jonathan E. Ellis, MD

    LAB140A - Ocular Trauma: Translating Lessons Learned on the Battlefield Into Everyday Practice
    Monday, Oct. 14, 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
    Course Director: Jonathan E. Ellis, MD

    Instruction Courses

    209 - Open Globe Trauma: Surgical Management for the On-Call Ophthalmologist
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 10:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  
    Senior Instructor: Ferenc P. Kuhn, MD, PhD

    216 - Principles of Pediatric Ocular Trauma Management
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Senior Instructor: Kamiar Mireskandari, MBCHB, PhD

    220 - Eyelid Trauma
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  
    Senior Instructor: Pete Setabutr, MD

    231 - Pediatric Eye Trauma Evaluation and Management: An Interactive Case-Based Course
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Senior Instructor: Ankoor S. Shah, MD, PhD

    273 - Surgical Management of Iris Defects
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 3:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    Senior Instructor: Nicole R. Fram, MD

    287 - Anterior Segment Trauma: Management for the On-Call Ophthalmologist
    Sunday, Oct. 13, 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  
    Senior Instructor: James Drake Auran, MD

    641 - Advanced Techniques for Periocular Reconstruction
    Tuesday, Oct. 15, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.  
    Senior Instructor: Fatemeh Rajaii, MD

    646 - Ocular and Ocular Adnexal Trauma: Principles, Challenges and Enhancing Outcomes
    Tuesday, Oct. 15, 10:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Senior Instructor: Gangadhara J. K. Sundar, MBBS

    All instruction courses are part of the Academy Plus course pass.

    Special Meetings and Events

    Stop the Bleed
    Sponsored by The Committee on Trauma and the American College of Surgeons
    Saturday, Oct. 12
    SPE28 - Session 1 - 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
    SPE31 - Session 2 - 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    SPE37 - Session 3 - 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

    Hands-on training for tourniquet application, wound dressing and packing to save a life in an emergancy situation. Space in this free course is available on a first-come basis.