AAO Annual Meeting 2016

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More ophthalmologists will gather for AAO 2016 in Chicago this fall than any other meeting in the profession. Learn alongside peers and experts from our organization and well beyond. AAO 2016 is held in conjunction with the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology.

Below is the list of the University of Wisconsin Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences participation in the program – we invite you to join us:

  • 2016 AAO Laureate Recognition Award presentation to Dr. Matthew Davis by Dr. Emily Chew, National Eye Institute, during the Opening Session of AAO, Sunday, October 16th from 8:30-10am in North, Hall B
  • Michael M. Altaweel, MDDiabetes 2016 Lab (Instructor): Fluorescein Angiography Interpretation
  • Neal P. Barney, MD – Allergic Eye Disease: An Enigma for Physicians
  • Barbara A. Blodi, MD – Section XVII: First Time Results Clinical Trials – Part II; Macular Atrophy in Neovascular AMD in the Age Related Eye Disease Study 2
  • Yasmin S. Bradfield, MD – Section IV: Emerging Technology—Real Deal or False Promises?; Pediatric Eye Emergencies You Don’t Want to Miss! 
  • Cat M. Burkat, MD – Update on Pediatric Oculoplastics; Periocular Rejuvenation With Fillers and OnabotulinumtoxinA on Silicone Head Simulators; Workshop in Flap Techniques in Oculoplastic Surgery; Congenital Anomalies: The Management of Anophthalmia, Microphthalmia, and Other Congenital Disorders; Cosmetic OnabotulinumtoxinA and Facial Fillers: An Introductory Course; Oculoplastic Surgery: Anatomic Foundations, Surgical Techniques, and Enhanced Results; Oculoplastics Original Papers: Orbit, Lacrimal, Plastic Surgery; Controversies and Advances in Pediatric Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Suresh R. Chandra, MD – Diabetes 2016 Lab: Fluorescein Angiography Interpretation
  • Ronald P. Danis, MD – Macular Atrophy in Neovascular AMD in the Age Related Eye Disease Study 2
  • Justin L. Gottlieb, MD – Section VII: My Coolest Surgical Video; Diabetes 2016: Course on Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Gregg A. Heatley, MD – Section VI: The Intersection of Glaucoma and Retina
  • Burton J. Kushner, MD – Difficult Strabismus Problems: Diagnosis and Management 2016 
  • Yao Liu, MD – Section IV: Emerging Technology—Real Deal or False Promises?; Section VII: Video Surgical Nightmares; Practical Assessment of Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer OCT
  • Mark J. Lucarelli, MD, FACS – Cosmetic OnabotulinumtoxinA and Facial Fillers: An Introductory Course; Thyroid Eye Disease; Oculoplastic Surgery: Anatomic Foundations, Surgical Techniques, and Enhanced Results
  • Heather A. D. Potter, MD – Section IV: Frosty Opinions in Ocular Oncology 
  • Melanie A. Schmitt, MD – What’s New and Important in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus for 2016
  • Terri L. Young, MD, MBA – Speaker and Mentor at the Association of University Professors in Ophthalmology Student Ophthalmology Engagement Day (Saturday, Oct 15 from 9am-2pm); Senior AAO Course monitor for the meeting.