2018 agenda & course handouts

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Thursday, January 25, 2018


GP Materials, Surface Treatments and Coatings Update
Maria Walker, OD, FAAO

Myopia Control Techniques and Patient Management
Maria Liu, OD, PhD


Tips for Building Your Specialty Contact Lens Practice
Jason Miller, OD, MBA, FAAO


Advanced Technologies in Early Diagnosis of Keratoconus
S. Barry Eiden, OD, FAAO


Psychology of Sclerals & Billing/Coding
Melissa Barnett, OD, FAAO, FSLS, FBCLA
Stephanie Woo, OD, FAAO FSLS


GP Spherical, Toric and Hybrid Design, Fitting and Evaluation
Edward Bennett, OD, MSEd

Topography for Corneal Reshaping
Randy Kojima, FAAO, FSLS, FIAO


Winning With Contact Lens Wearers: Playing the Long Game
Sarah Morgan, MCOPtom, FAAO


Contact Lens Options for the Management of Keratoconus
Clark Y. Chang, OD, MSA, MSc, FAAO


Basic to Advanced Troubleshooting
Pam Satjawatcharaphong, OD, FAAO, FSLS
Dan Fuller, OD, FAAO, FSLS


GP and Custom Soft Lens Applications, Fitting and Troubleshooting for the Presbyope
Thomas G. Quinn, OD, MS, FAAO


OrthoK 101: Navigating the Waters
Matthew Martin, OD
Caroline Cauchi, OD


Corneal Cross Linking Technologies in the Treatment of Keratoconus and Other Forms of Corneal Ectasia
Andrew Morgenstern, OD, FAAO


Unexpected Complications
Maria Walker, OD, FAAO
Karen Lee, OD, FAAO, FSLS


Coding and Billing for the Specialty Contact Lens Patient
Stephanie Woo, OD, FAAO, FSLS

OrthoK 201: Swimming in the Deep End
Caroline Cauchi, OD
Matthew Martin, OD


How Would You Treat This Patient? Keratoconus Management Grand Rounds Session
John D. Gelles, OD, FIAO, FCLSA


Fitting Complicated Refractive Errors and the Use of Technology to Aid Scleral Fitting
Langis Michaud, MSc, FAAO
Justine Siergey, OD, FSLS


The Evolution of Contact Lenses (Opening Session)
Patrick Caroline
, FAAO

The Essentials of Slit Lamp Photography
Tom Arnold, OD, FSLS


Designs and Techniques for Achieving Contact Lens Success in Presbyopes
Thomas G. Quinn, OD, MS, FAAO


New Technology in Specialty Contact Lenses
Joseph Barr, OD, MS, FAAO
Jerry Legerton, OD, MS, MBA


Myopia Control: How Do You Define the Best Clinical Strategy
Langis Michaud, OD, MSc, FAAO


How to Improve Lens Fitting Based On Ocular Surface Shape Data
Eef van der Worp, Boptom, FAAO, FIACLE


Hybrid Contact Lenses from A Clinical and Research Perspective 
Stephanie Woo, OD, FAAO, FSLS
Stephanie Ramdass, OD, MS, FAAO

 

Friday, January 26, 2018


Scleral Lens Controversies
Melissa Barnett, OD, FAAO, FSLS, FBCLA
Lynette Johns, OD, FSLS
Muriel Schornack, OD, FAAO, FSLS
Carina Koppen, MD
Daddi Fadel, Dip Optom
Clark Chang, OD, MSA, FAAO
Karen Lee, OD, FAAO, FSLS


Scleral Lens Fitting Basics
Maria Walker, OD, FAAO


Using Computer Software for Contact Lens Design
Randy Kojima, FAAO, FSLS, FIAO


Multifocal Contact Lenses: Insights and Innovations
Matthew Lampa, OD, FAAO


Psychology of Scleral Lens Fitting
Melissa Barnett, OD, FAAO, FSLS, FBCLA
Lynette Johns, OD, FSLS


Mapping the Future of Corneo-Scleral Topography, Understanding Scleral Shape

Sheila Morrison, OD, MS, FSLS
Greg DeNaeyer, OD, FAAO, FSLS


Prosthetic Contact Lenses Today
Sharon P. Keh, OD, FAAO


Where Have All the Wearers Gone? (End of Day Contact Lens Awareness/Discomfort)
Jason J. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD
Lyndon Jones, PhD, FCOptom
Philip B. Morgan, PhD, MCOptom, FAAO, FBCLA


Myopia Control Today
Jeffrey J. Walline, OD, PhD


Social Media Marketing for the Specialty Lens Practice
Jason E. Compton, OD, FAAO


Tips for Improving Scleral Lens Fitting Success
Josh Lotoczky, OD, FAAO
Chad Rosen, OD, FAAO

Contact Lens Indications in the Management of Computer Vision Syndrome and Digital Eye Strain
Giancarlo Montani, DOptom, FIACLE, FBCLA

Gas Permeable Contact Lenses for Pediatrics
Melanie Frogozo, OD
Alexandra Williamson, OD


Specialty Contact Lenses for Visual Improvement After Keratoplasty
Nurit Bor Wilkins, OD, FAAO

 

Saturday, January 27, 2018


Keratoconus: Keeping the Patients and Management Up to Date
Jan Bergmanson, OD, PhD, DSc
Carina Koppen, MD
Joseph Barr, OD, MS, FAAO
S. Barry Eiden, OD, FAAO

Saturday Free Paper Session
Joseph Barr, OD, MS, FAAO - Moderator
Langis Michaud, OD, MSc, FAAO
Addie Bauer, OD, FAAO
Jason Jedlicka, OD, FAAO
Matt Kauffman, OD, FAAO
Andrew Pucker, OD, FAAO

This Is My Patient's Condition: Can Scleral Lenses Help?
Karen G. Carrasquillo, OD, PhD, FAAO


Tips for Setting Up A Myopia Control Practice
Nicholas Despotidis, OD, FAAO, FOAA, FCOVD


The Lost Art: Corneal GP Lenses
Buddy Russell, COMT, FCLSA, FSLS


The Essentials of Slit Lamp Photography
Tom Arnold, OD, FSLS


Breakthrough in Lens Materials

Jason J. Nichols, OD, MPH, PhD
Lyndon Jones, PhD, FCOptom
Philip B. Morgan, PhD, MCOptom, FAAO, FBCLA


Myopia Control in Clinical Practice

Maria Liu, OD, PhD
Jeffrey J. Walline, OD, PhD
Andrew Pucker, OD, PhD
Nicholas Despotidis, OD, FAAO, FOAA, FCOVD
Maria Liu, OD, PhD


Compliance Issues in Patient Care and Contact Lens Wear: How To Avoid Complications and Improve Outcomes
Michael A. Ward, MMSc, FAAO, FSLS
Joseph Barr, OD, MS, FAAO

Sunday, January 28, 2018


Medical Cosmetic Uses for Tinted Contact Lenses
Stephanie Ramdass, OD, MS, FAAO
Stephanie Fromstein, OD, FAAO
Jason E. Compton, OD, FAAO


Sunday Free Paper Session
Craig Norman, FCLSA - Moderator
Giancarlo Montani, DOptom, FIACLE, FBCLA
Jennifer Fogt, OD, FAAO
Brett O'Connor, OD
Rute J Macedo-de-Araujo
Sandrine Malaison-Tremblay, OD

An International Perspective: Corneal GP's vs. Scleral GP's: Everything You Want to Know and Need to Know
Eef van der Worp, BOptom, FAAO, FIACLE
Carina Koppen, MD
Daddi Fadel, Dip Opto
Michael A. Ward, MMSc, FAAO, FSLS



 

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