Scientific Program - Glaucoma

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    Glaucoma  
Retina Anterior Segment Other
FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019
HALL C
11:00-12:30
GLAUCOMA I | Glaucoma Imaging
Chairs:  Francesca Cordeiro, UK and Anton Hommer, Austria
11:00-11:30 Debate I: Should we Prioritise New Methods of Drug Delivery in Glaucoma ather than New Drugs?
11:00-11:10 Yes: Francesca Cordeiro, UK
11:10-11:20 No: Anton Hommer, Austria
11:20-11:30 Discussion
 
11:30-12:00 Debate II: We Should Shift Away from 24-2 to 10-2 Visual Fields in Glaucoma
11:30-11:40 Yes:
11:40-11:50 No
11:50-12:00 Discussion
 
12:00-12:30 Debate III: We Should Use Macula, Not Peripapillary OCT in Glaucoma
12:00-12:10 Yes: Anton Hommer, Austria
12:10-12:20 No
12:20-12:30 Discussion
12:30-12:50 Visit Exhibits & Technical Break
12:50-13:00 Lunch Box Pick-Up
13:00-14:00
Industry-Sponsored Luncheon Symposium (Hall A)
14:00-14:30 Visit Exhibits & Dessert Break
14:30-15:30
Industry-Sponsored Symposium (Hall A)
 

15:30-17:00
GLAUCOMA II | Glaucoma Medical Treatment
Chairs:  Augusto Azuaro-Bianco, UK
15:30-16:00 Debate I: We Should Tell a Patient She/He Likely Will Go Blind from glaucoma
15:30-15:40 Yes
15:40-15:50 No
15:50-16:00 Discussion
 
16:00-16:30 Debate II: We Need More IOP- Lowering Therapies
16:00-16:10 Yes: Francesca Cordeiro, UK
16:10-16:20 No: Colin Willoughby, UK
16:20-16:30 Discussion
 
16:30-17:00 Debate III: Costs of Therapy are An Essential Part of Treatment Choice In Glaucoma
16:30-16:40 Yes: Augusto Azuaro-Bianco, UK
16:40-16:50 No
16:50-17:00 Discussion
END OF DAY - HALL C
 
SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 2019
HALL C
09:00-10:30
GLAUCOMA III | Glaucoma Medical Treatment
Chairs:  Francesca Cordeiro, UK and Colin Willougby, UK
09:00-09:30 Debate I: MIGS is the Right Procedure for Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
09:00-09:10 Yes: Stephan Kaminski, Austria
09:10-09:20 No: Colin Willougby, UK
09:20-09:30 Discussion
 
09:30-10:00 Debate II: Trabeculectomy & not Phaco-MIGS is the Right Procedure for Glaucoma Surgeons
09:30-09:40 Yes: Augusto Azuaro-Bianco, UK
09:40-09:50 No
09:50-10:00 Discussion
 
10:00-10:30 Debate III: Primary SLT and not Primary Surgery
10:00-10:10 Yes:
10:10-10:20 No
10:20-10:30 Discussion
10:30-11:00 Visit Exhibits & Coffee Break