Date: Friday, April 13, 2018

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt. Vernon Pl NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

Preliminary Program

(subject to change)

Friday, May 5
8 a.m. Welcome  
8:05 – 9:05 a.m.

Joint ASCRS/AGS Symposium—Suturing and Gluing within the Anterior Segment

Leon W. Herdon Jr., MD
Sayoko E. MD, PhD
9:05 – 10:20 a.m.

Glaucomtecken—Practical Tech for the Modern Ophthalmologist

Brian A. Francis, MD, MS
Nathan M. Radcliffe, MD
10:20 – 10:40 a.m. Break and Networking with Exhibitors  
10:40 – 10:55 a.m. International Guest Lecture  
10:55 – 11:50 a.m.

Medications and Lasers: Practical Concepts for Enhancing Glaucoma Care

Jacob W. Brubaker, MD
Robert J. Noecker, MD
11:50 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Lunch and Networking with Exhibitors  
12:20 – 12:45 p.m. Café Style Discussion Moderator:
Garry P. Condon, MD
12:45 – 1:20 p.m. 2018 Stephen A. Obstbaum, MD, Honored Lecture Steven D. Vold, MD
1:20 – 2:55 p.m.

Surgical Glaucoma Spotlight: MIGS Lessons from the Learning Curve

Ike K. Ahmed, MD

Paul J. Harasymowycz, MD
Steven R. Sarkisian Jr., MD
Steven D. Vold, MD

2:55 – 3:10 p.m. Break and Networking with Exhibitors  
3:10 – 3:30 p.m. GFC Debate Rematch—Is Trabeculectomy Dead?

Referee: Steven R. Sarkisian, Jr., MD

Debaters: Ike K. Ahmed, MD
Douglas J. Rhee, MD

3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Video Case Presentations—Complications and a “Reay of Hope” Moderator: Thomas D. Patrianakos, MD

Garry P. Condon, MD
Reay H. Brown, MD
Nathan M. Radcliffe, MD
Steven R. Sarkisian, Jr., MD

4:30 p.m. Program Adjourns