Current Concepts II

Tuesday, June 23
Frontenac, 10301200

Objectives
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • identify key factors contributing to the cost of vision loss in Canada
  • identify new trends in the diagnosis and management of patients with chronic dry eye
  • articulate strategies to better manage cataract surgery in patients with pseudoexfoliation
  • understand the physics of phacoemulsification
  • describe the pathology of proliferative vitreoretinopathy
  • integrate core concepts and identify best practices and new advances to confirm present practices and solidify opportunities for improving patient care

Guests
Allan F. Cruess, MD / Steve Wilson, MD / Alan Crandall, MD / William Fishkind, MD / Paul Hiscott, MBBS

Moderator
Allan Slomovic

1030Welcome
Allan Slomovic
1035E.A. Baker Lecture: The cost of vision loss in Canada
Alan F. Cruess
1045Discussion
1050Presentation of the E.A. Baker Award
1055New trends in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic dry eye
Steve Wilson
1105Discussion
1110Update in cataract surgery in patients with pseudoexfoliation syndrome
Alan Crandall
1120Discussion
1125The physics of phaco: Taming new technology
William Fishkind
1135Discussion
1140Proliferative vitreoretinopathy: pathology and prospects
Paul Hiscott
1150Discussion

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Alan F. Cruess
E.A. Baker Lecture: The cost of vision loss in Canada
Tuesday, 23 June, 1035


Steven E. Wilson, MD
Tuesday, 23 June, 1055


Alan Crandall, MD
Tuesday, 23 June, 1110


William J. Fishkind, MD
Tuesday, 23 June, 1125


Paul Hiscott, MB BS, PhD
Tuesday, 23 June, 1140