The 2018 Advanced Refractive Congress
July 28 - 29, 2018 | W Hotel Fort Lauderdale
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Agenda

Agenda

This agenda is subject to change.

Friday, July 27

5:45 - 8:00 pm
Joint ARC & ICSC Reception

OD/MD Reception with ICSC/ARC Sponsors

 

Saturday, July 28

7:00 - 7:30 AM
Non-CE Breakfast Symposium

7:45 - 10:30 AM
Session 1: Advances in Refractive Surgery

Moderators: Marguerite McDonald, MD & William Trattler, MD

7:45 - 8:08 AM
Preoperative Evaluation for Refractive Surgery
Helen Wu, MD
8:12 - 8:19 AM
Measure Twice Cut Once: Refractive Surgery Pearls
Karl Stonecipher, MD
8:24 - 8:31 AM
Top Five Pearls for Enhancement After Premium IOL
Steve Schallhorn, MD
8:36 - 8:43 AM
Managing Intraoperative LASIK Complications: the What Went Right Method
Priyanka Sood, MD
8:48 - 8:55 AM
PiXL - Photorefractive Cross Linking
Sondra Black, OD
9:00 - 9:07 AM
Nano-Drops for Correcting Refractive Errors
David Smadja, MD
9:12 - 9:19 AM
Management of Irregular Astigmatism and Astigmatism Disparity During Topography Guided LASIK
Ronald Krueger, MD
9:24 - 9:31 AM
Delivering Refractive Surgery to Everyone: What Will It Take?
Guy Kezirian, MD, MBA
9:36 - 9:43 AM
"Epi Ingrowth... or Not"
William Wiley, MD
9:48 - 9:55 AM
A New Paradigm in Corneal Topography
Steve Klyce, PhD
10:00 - 10:07 AM
LASIK Enhancement Rates with Dry Eye Disease? 
Casey Claypool, OD
10:12 - 10:19 AM
Artificial Intelligence integrating PTA and Corneal Topo/Tomography for Ectasia Susceptibility
Marcony Santhiago, MD

10:24 - 10:55 AM
Morning Break and Networking

10:55 AM - 12:20 PM
Session 2: Advances in Crosslinking

Moderators: Andrew Morgenstern, OD & George Waring IV, MD

10:55 - 11:15 AM
Advances in Epithelial Removal and Pain Control with Surface Ablation
Marguerite McDonald, MD
11:20 - 11:27 AM
Crosslinking for Kids and Young Adults
William Trattler, MD
11:32 - 11:39 AM
Pearls for Success with Retreatments for CXL
Parag Majmudar
11:44 - 11:51 AM
Corneal Stromal Demarcation Lines: What Do We Know?
Alexandra Nicklin, OD
11:56 AM - 12:03 PM
CXL for Pediatric Keratoconus
Ronald Gaster, MD, FACS
12:08 - 12:15 PM
Topo-Guided PRK
Simon Holland, MD

12:20 - 1:20 PM
Non-CME Lunch Symposium | Strategies for Managing Dry Eye in Cataract and Refractive Surgery Patients

Sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Vision

Doug Devries, OD; Preeya Gupta, MD; and William Trattler, MD

1:20 - 2:00 PM
Session 3A: SMILE in the US

Moderators: Ron Krueger, MD & Guy Kezirian, MD, MBA
Panel: Shamik Bafna, MD; Sondra Black, OD; Luke Rebenitsch, MD; and Steve Schallhorn, MD

1:20 - 1:30 PM
SMILE vs LASIK for Myopia: How to Decide
Rahul Tonk, MD
1:35 - 1:42 PM
Irregular Astigmatism After SMILE: Pearls from Two Pitfalls
Ron Krueger, MD
1:47 - 1:54 PM
Pearls for Success with SMILE
William Wiley, MD

2:00 - 3:45 PM
Session 3B: Advances in Presbyopia Surgery/Therapy

Moderator: Sondra Black, OD & Parag Majmudar, MD

2:00 - 2:07 PM
Treatment Algorthyms for Presbyopia
George Waring IV, MD
2:12 - 2:19 PM
Expanding the Depth of Focus
Karolinne Rocha, MD
2:24 - 2:31 PM
Why I Use FLACS – Despite the Controversy!
Kendall Donaldson, MD
2:36 - 2:43 PM
Show Me The Nubs: The New Gold Standard for Toric Alignment
Mitchell Jackson, MD
2:48 - 2:55 PM
Kamra to the Rescue: Novel Strategies - Part 1
Shamik Bafna, MD
3:00 - 3:07 PM
Kamra to the Rescue: Novel Strategies - Part 2
Jeff Augustine, OD
3:12 - 3:19 PM
IOL Placement in the Absence of Capsular Support: Introduction to the Yamane Intrascleral Haptic Fixation Technique
Brian Kim, MD
3:24 - 3:31 PM
Prevalence of Meibomian Gland Disease/Atrophy in Children
Preeya Gupta, MD
3:36 - 3:43 PM
What to Say to the “Unhappy” or Worried Post-Op Refractive Patient–Spin It!
Keith Walter, MD
3:48 - 3:55 PM
Corneal Reshaping for Irregular Astigmatism
Arun Gulani, MD
4:00 PM
Session Adjourns

7:00 - 9:00 PM
Saturday Night Reception

 

Sunday, July 29

7:45 - 10:05 AM
Session 4: Presbyopic IOLs and Future IOLs

Moderators: Karl Stonecipher, MD and Walt Whitley, OD

7:45 - 8:08 AM
Identifying and Managing Complex Cataract Cases
Eric T. Brooker, OD, FAAS
8:13 - 8:21 AM
No cataract? Why wait? Mastering Patient Selection and Post-Op Management of Refractive Lens Exchange
Luke Rebenitsch, MD
8:26 - 8:32 AM
Intraocular Therapies for Inflammation Control and Infection Prevention
Jennifer Loh, MD
8:39 - 8:47 AM
Using New Formulas and New Tools with Toric IOL
Quentin B. Allen, MD
8:52 - 9:00 AM
IOL Calculations in Keratoconus - Based on Galilei, Pentacam and Biometry Data
Sumitra Khandewal, MD
9:05 - 9:13 AM
How to Set Proper Cataract Surgery Expectations With and Without Premium IOLs
Greg Parkhurst, MD
9:18 - 9:26 AM
Enhanced Depth of Field IOLs vs Multifocal IOLs for Presbyopic Correction
Mark Kontos, MD
9:31 - 9:39 AM
PiXL - Photorefractive Cross Linking for Enhancing Refractive Misses
Sondra Black, OD
9:44 - 9:52 AM
Phakic IOLs
Greg Parkhurst, MD
9:57 - 10:05 AM
Importance of High Energy UV and Blue Light Blocking Technology
David Friess, OD

10:05 - 10:35 AM
Morning Break and Networking

10:35 AM - 1:50 PM
Session 5: Ocular Surface and Refractive Surgery

Moderators: Richard Yee, MD & Whitney Hauser, OD

10:35 - 10:51 AM
Current Approaches and Future Perspectives in Corneal Biomechanics
Vinicius Silbiger De Stefano, MD
10:56 - 11:04 AM
Advances in High-Resolution Wavefront Laser Vision Correction
Cliff Salinger, MD
11:09 - 11:17 AM
Automated Grading for Ocular Surface Disease
John Gelles, OD
11:22 - 11:30 AM
Amniotic Membrane Therapies: From Extract Drops to Membranes
Walt Whitley, OD
11:35 - 11:43 AM
Novel Therapies for Ocular Surface Disease
Richard Yee, MD
11:48 - 11:56 AM
Myopia Control Is Not as Easy as You Think, Everything You Need To Know to Do it Right
Andrew Morgenstern, OD
12:01 - 12:09 PM
Technology in Ophthalmology
Ranya Habash, MD
12:15 - 12:23 PM
Risk of Microbial Keratitis in Contact Lens Wearers vs. LASIK
Aaron Waite, MD
12:23 – 12:31 PM
Advances in Scleral Lenses for Keratoconus and Irregular Astigmatism
Christine Sindt, OD
12:36 – 12:44 PM
Advances in Dry Eye for Keratoconus and Post-LASIK Ectasia
Whitney Hauser, OD
12:49 – 12:56 PM
Can Biofilm Removal Improve CL Tolerance
Marguerite McDonald, MD
1:01 - 1:09 PM
Integrating Artificial Intelligence in Treating OSD
Doug Devries, OD
1:14 - 1:22 PM
Artificial Intelligence System to Support the Refractive Surgeon
Mohamed Abou Shousha, MD
1:27 - 1:35 PM
Neurostimulation: New Age for Dry Eye Therapy
Alice Epitropoulos, MD

1:40 PM
Meeting Adjourns