Scientific Program - Glaucoma

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  Glaucoma    
Retina Anterior Segment Neuro-ophthalmology
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2019
HALL B
10:30-12:00
GLAUCOMA I | Screening and Monitoring Controversies
Chairs: Christopher Leung, Hong Kong
10:30-11:00 Debate I: MIGS is a passing fad
10:30-10:40
10:40-10:50
10:50-11:00
Yes
No: Christopher Leung, Hong Kong
Discussion
 
11:00-11:30 Debate II: Clear lens extraction is indicated for angle-closure glaucoma
11:00-11:10
11:10-11:20
11:20-11:30
Yes: Tin Aung, Singapore
No
Discussion
 
11:30-12:00 Debate III: Genetic profiling has a role in management of glaucoma
11:30-11:40
11:40-11:50
11:50-12:00
Yes
No
Discussion
 
12:00-12:15 Visit to Exhibition & Lunch Box Pick Up
 
12:15-13:15 INDUSTRY-SPONSORED LUNCHEON SYMPOSIUM (NOT FOR CME)
 
13:15-13:45 Visit to Exhibits - Dessert Break

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2019
HALL B
13:45-15:15
GLAUCOMA II | Management: Present and Future
Chairs: Ningli Wang, China; Ryo Asaoka, Japan
13:45:14:15 Debate I: Sustained release glaucoma systems will replace eye drops
13:45-13:55
13:55-14:05
14:05-14:15
Yes: Tin Aung, Singapore
No
Discussion
 
14:15-14:45 Debate II: Optic disc photography is outdated when we have OCT
14:15-14:25
14:25-14:35
14:35-14:45
Yes
No: Ryo Asaoka, Japan
Discussion
 
14:45-15:15 Debate III: Neuroprotective therapy for glaucoma will be available in the next 5 years
14:45-14:55
14:55-15:05
15:05-15:10
Yes: Christopher Leung, Hong Kong
No: Ryo Asaoka, Japan
Discussion