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Join the faculty of the University of Wisconsin Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the 2019 American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting in San Francisco as we connect, share and advance our mission to save sight at booth #5300 at the Moscone Center. If you are attending our presentations or workshops, please use the #UWatAAO hashtag to follow along, or download the full schedule below!

IN-BOOTH PRESENTATIONS – #5300

  • Sunday, October 13 @ 10am – Dr. Barbara Blodi presenting: “Advances in Retinal Imaging”
  • Sunday October 13 @ 2pm – Dr. Mihai Mititelu presenting: “Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy (FEVR): Pathophysiology and Management Strategies”
  • Monday, October 14 @ 10am – Dr Yao Liu presenting: “Engaging Stakeholders for Teleophthalmology in Primary Care”
  • Monday, October 14 @ 2pm – Dr. Laura Kopplin presenting: “Multimodal Imaging in the Management of Uveitis”

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2019 – AMERICAN SOCIETY OF OPHTHALMIC PLASTIC & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY

TIME SESSION PRESENTATION PARTICIPANT ROLE LOCATION
8:03 AM – 8:45 AM Eyelid Silicone Scaffold Support Using the Bilayer Dermal Regeneration Matrix Template (Integra®) for Correction of Complex or Recurrent Lower Eyelid Retraction Cat Burkat, MD, FACS Presenter Hilton
10:34 AM Orbit Time-Resolved Imaging of Contrast Kinetics (TRICKS) Magnetic Resonance Angiography in the Evaluation of Orbital and Periorbital Masses: An Update of Our Experience Cat Burkat, MD, FACS
Mark Lucarelli, MD, FACS
Presenters Hilton
12:30 PM – 1:06 PM Tough
Cases
Expert Peer Panel Cat Burkat, MD, FACS Panel Member Hilton
1:41 PM Aesthetic Orbital Complications of Dermal Hyaluronic Acid Filler Cat Burkat, MD, FACS Presenter Hilton
October 10-11, 2019 Poster A Rare Case of Atypical Pediatric Ocular Capillary Hemangioma Dan Albert, MD
Yasmin Bradfield, MD
Cat Burkat, MD, FACS
Presenters
October 10-11, 2019 Poster Horizontal restrictive strabismus: a challenging complication of Jones tubes Cat Burkat, MD, FACS Presenter
October 10-11, 2019 Poster Acute Ophthalmoplegia Following Filler Injections to the Upper Face Elaine Downie, MD
Yanjun Chen, MD
Mark Lucarelli, MD, FACS
Cat Burkat, MD, FACS
Presenters

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2019 – AMERICAN SOCIETY OF OPHTHALMIC PLASTIC & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY

TIME SESSION PRESENTATION PARTICIPANT ROLE LOCATION
TBA An Unusual Case of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Eyebrow Sri Meghana Konda, MD
Spencer Cleland, MD
Mark Lucarelli, MD, FACS
Heather Potter, MD
Presenters Grand Hyatt Hotel

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2019

TIME SESSION PRESENTATION PARTICIPANT ROLE LOCATION
11:00 AM – 1:25 PM OCU04 Section III: Changing Paradigms in the Treatment of Orbital Disease Cat Burkat, MD, FACS Moderator WEST 2002
2:30 PM – 4:05 PM OCU06 Section V: New Procedures in Your Toolbox for Eyelid Reconstruction
2:30 PM: Eyelid Reconstruction: Techniques You Can Depend On
Mark Lucarelli, MD, FACS Presenter WEST 2002
4:31 PM – 4:59 PM RET22 Section XVIII: Medical Retina and Vein Occulsion 4:31 PM: LEAVO vs. SCORE2: A Comparison of Two CRVO Comparative-Effectiveness Trials for the Treatment of Macular Edema With Anti-VEGF Agents Barbara Blodi, MD Presenter WEST 3002

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2019

TIME SESSION PRESENTATION PARTICIPANT ROLE LOCATION
8:00 AM – 10:30 AM LAB108 Advanced Suturing: Scleral and Iris Fixation of Posterior Chamber IOLs Plus Intraocular Knot Tying Andrew Thliveris, MD, PhD Instructor SOUTH 5
9:00 AM – 11:15 AM LEC114 Cosmetic OnabotulinumtoxinA and Facial Fillers Cat Burkat, MD, FACS Course Director WEST 2001
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM LEC123 Periocular Rejuvenation With Fillers and OnabotulinumtoxinA on Silicone Head Simulators Cat Burkat, MD, FACS Instructor WEST 2001
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM LAB114A Cosmetic OnabotulinumtoxinA and Facial Fillers Cat Burkat, MD, FACS Course Director SOUTH 8
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM 229 Lean for Pediatric Ophthalmology Practices Yasmin Bradfield, MD Senior Instructor SOUTH 212
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM 239 Facial Nerve Palsy: Anatomy, Etiology, Evaluation and Management Mark Lucarelli, MD, FACS
Suzanne Van Landingham, MD
Instructor SOUTH 305
2:00 PM – 4:15 PM LEC127 Diabetes 2019: Course on Diabetic Retinopathy Justin Gottlieb MD Instructor WEST 2001
3:15 PM – 5:30 PM 267 Difficult Strabismus Problems: Diagnosis and Management 2019 Burton Kushner, MD Instructor SOUTH 202-203
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM 291 Orbital Radiology: Foundations for Diagnosis and Treatment of Orbital Disease Mark Lucarelli, MD, FACS Instructor SOUTH 306
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM 292 Preventing and Managing Complications Following Vitreoretinal Surgery Jonathan Chang, MD Instructor WEST 2005

MONDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2019

TIME SESSION PRESENTATION PARTICIPANT ROLE LOCATION
8:30 AM – 10:30 AM LAB132 Oculoplastic Surgery: Anatomic Foundations, Surgical Techniques and Enhanced Results Cat Burkat, MD, FACS
Mark Lucarelli, MD FACS
Suzanne Van Landingham, MD
Course Director
Instructors
SOUTH 6
9:00 AM – 11:30 AM LAB127 Diabetes 2019 Lab: Fluorescein Angiography Interpretation Michael Altaweel, MD
Suresh Chandra, MD
Justin Gottlieb, MD
Instructors SOUTH 5
12:15 PM – 1:45 PM SYM40 Glaucoma: The Twisted History of a Complex Disease
12:29 PM: The Pressure Rises: Before and After Schiotz
Daniel Albert, MD, FACS Presenter SOUTH 152
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Bascom Palmer Eye Institute The Role of Reading Centers in Clinical Trials Barbara Blodi, MD Presenter BOOTH #7244
2:00 PM – 4:15 PM 480 Retinal Frontiers: Updates in Retinal Gene Therapy Kimberly Stepien, MD Instructor SOUTH 156
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM LAB146 Workshop in Flap Techniques for Oculoplastic Surgery Cat Burkat, MD, FACS Instructor SOUTH 6
4:15 PM – 4:22 PM PA073 AI Eye Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy: Results From a Pivotal Multicenter Clinical Trial Barbara Blodi, MD Co-Author WEST 3014

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2019

TIME SESSION PRESENTATION PARTICIPANT ROLE LOCATION
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM The Art of the Re-Direct
Fundraising Language Lab
Gillian Fink Presenter The W Hotel
9:00 AM – 11:15 AM 622 Killer Pediatric Eye Disease: How to Avoid a Fatal Flaw Yasmin Bradfield, MD Instructor SOUTH 202-203

E-POSTER SESSIONS

TIME SESSION PRESENTATION PARTICIPANT ROLE LOCATION
Saturday 9:00 AM – Tuesday 1:00 PM PO275 Inverted Papillomas of the Orbit and Nasolacrimal System Cat Burkat, MD, FACS Co-Author EPOSTER & VIDEO TERMINALS
Saturday 9:00 AM – Tuesday 1:00 PM PO479 Role of Signal Strength in Determining OCT-A Reliability Sri Meghana Konda, MD
Jeong Won Pak, PHD
Kyle McDaniel
Barbara Ann Blodi MD
Kimberly E Stepien MD
Amitha Domalpally MBBS
Presenting Author
Co-Authors
EPOSTER & VIDEO TERMINALS

 

ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES, COMMITTEE POSITIONS, AND AWARDS

Yasmin Bradfield, MD
International Program Committee for AAPOS RANZCO
Cat Burkat, MD, FACS
ASOPRS – Education Committee
ASOPRS – Incoming Program Chair – 4 year elected term
ASOPRS/AAO Knowledge Assessment Joint Committee – Writing/editing educational content on the AAO website
American Society of Ocularists Medical Board 
AAO Eyewiki Project – Elected to Deputy-in-Chief starting fall 2019
AAO Basic and Clinical Science Course Books, Committee Member- Section 7
AAO Skills Transfer Advisory Committee
ASOPRS Liaison Member for The National Board of Ocularists (NEBO)
Invited Abstract Reviewer for all submissions for the 2019 50th Anniversary Fall Scientific Symposium
AAO Board of Trustees Secretariat Award – commemorates an individual’s contributions to the Academy and its educational programs
Mark Lucarelli, MD, FACS
American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)  – President Elect
ASOPRS – Education Committee
International Thyroid Eye Disease Society (ITEDS) – Executive Board 
AAO Practicing Ophthalmologists Curriculum –  Oculoplastics Panel Member
ASOPRS Oculofacial Plastic Surgery Knowledge Center – Editorial Board
North American Society of Academic Orbital Surgeons – Advisory Board
Terri Young, MD, MBA
AUPO Fellowship Compliance Committee Board of Managers
Friday, October 11, 2019 (3-3:50 PM) – International Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology, Inc., Co-Instructor: “Master Mystery: Glaucoma Case Investigations”

PLEASE JOIN THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF OPHTHALMOLOGY AND VISUAL SCIENCES AS WE HOST OUR ALUMNI + Friends RECEPTION AT THE 2019 AMERICAN ACADEMY OF OPHTHALMOLOGY ANNUAL MEETING!

 

 REGISTER HERE! 

  • WHO: All are welcome, just register! Alumni, current and former DOVS faculty and staff, technicians, orthoptists, graduate and postdoctoral students, international students and current learners as well!
  • WHAT: Cocktail reception to honor each other, as well as this year’s Distinguished Alumni awardee, Andy Harris, MD.
  • WHERE: Waterbar 
  • WHEN: Saturday, October 12, 2019
  • WHY: Connect with fellow Ophthalmology Badgers and celebrate this year’s award recipient

 REGISTER HERE! 

PLEASE JOIN THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF OPHTHALMOLOGY AND VISUAL SCIENCES AS WE HOST OUR ALUMNI ASSOCIATION ACADEMY RECEPTION AT THE 2018 AMERICAN ACADEMY OF OPHTHALMOLOGY ANNUAL MEETING in chicago!

 

  • WHO: Alumni (residents, fellows, basic scientists and orthoptists) and faculty, including graduate students, postdoctoral students and current learners as well
  • WHAT: Reception to gather UW-Madison Ophthalmology Alumni from all over the world during the AAO Annual Meeting and to honor our Distinguished Alumni awardees
  • WHERE: Untitled Supper Club (Backstage Private Room) – 111 W Kinzie St, Chicago, IL 60654
  • WHEN: Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm
  • WHY: Connect with fellow Ophthalmology Badgers and celebrate this year’s award recipients
  • Note: If you are an Ophthalmology Alumni Association Board Member, you will receive separate communications and confirmations for your attendance at the board meeting.

Stop by booth #2876 at aao TO TALK WITH THE UW-MADISON FUNDUS PHOTOGRAPH READING CENTER AND CLINICAL EYE RESEARCH UNIT!

VIEW the full UW-Madison lineup here

Join the faculty of the University of Wisconsin Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the 2018 American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois as we connect, share and advance our mission to save sight. If you are attending our presentations or workshops, please use the #UWatAAO hashtag to follow along!

We will have our first-ever exhibit booth at this year’s annual meeting, stop by BOOTH #2876 for faculty presentations (below) and updates from our Fundus Photograph Reading Center and Clinical Eye Research Unit!

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GENERAL AAO ACTIVITIES BY UW-MADISON FACULTY

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Please join the University of Wisconsin Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences as we host our Alumni Association Academy Reception at the 2017 American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting!

  • WHO: Alumni and faculty, including graduate students, postdoctoral students and current learners as well
  • WHAT: Cocktail reception to honor each other, as well as this year’s Distinguished Alumni awardees
  • WHERE: Loews Hotel New Orleans – La Fourche and Pointee Coupee Rooms, 9th Floor
  • WHEN: Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 7-9pm
  • WHY: Connect with fellow Ophthalmology Badgers and celebrate this year’s award recipients
  • Note: If you are an Ophthalmology Alumni Association Board Member, you will be prompted on the registration page to indicate your attendance at the pre-reception Board Meeting.

Kindly register by November 3, 2017.

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Questions? Contact Jessica Arendas, marketing director for the department, at 608.692.2646 or arendas@wisc.edu.

Join the faculty of the University of Wisconsin Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the 2017 American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting in New Orleans as we connect, share and advance our mission to save sight. Below is an overview of our faculty activities at the annual meeting and we encourage you to download the PDF with locations, etc. if you will also be attending the meeting. If you are attending our presentations or workshops, please use the #UWatAAO hashtag to follow along!

2017 Faculty Activities at AAO – Download PDF

Saturday, November 11, 2017

  • 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM     Welcome and Introductions, Yasmin Bradfield, MD – Chair 
  • 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM  Section II: Lagniappe “Bonus Gifts” to Enhance Your Strabismus Surgery Outcomes
    • 9:40 AM  Adhesion Barriers, Yasmin Bradfield, MD – Presenter
    • 9:49 AM  Pullover Traction Suture, Burton Kushner, MD – Presenter
  • 11:00 AM – 1:26 PM  Section III: Architectural Details – Corneal Structure and Disease
    • 11:16 AM  Pediatric Keratoprosthesis: Pro, Sarah Nehls, MD – Presenter
  • 3:42 PM – 4:24 PM     Section VI: Under Pressure – All Things IOP,  Gregg Heatley, MD – Moderator 
  • 4:32 PM – 5:30 PM     Section VII: Jambalaya – A “Mishmash” of Extreme Benign Disease, Yasmin Bradfield, MD – Chair

Sunday, November 12, 2017

  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM  Oculoplastic Surgery: Anatomic Foundations, Surgical Techniques, and Enhanced Results, Cat Burkat, MD – Course Director and Mark Lucarelli, MD, FACS – Instructor
  • 10:15 AM – 12:30 PM  Retinal Frontiers: Updates in Gene Therapy and Stem Cell Therapy, David Gamm, MD – Instructor
  • 10:15 AM – 12:30 PM  Diabetes 2017: Course on Diabetic Retinopathy, Justin Gottlieb, MD – Instructor
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM        Allergic Eye Disease: An Enigma for Physicians, Neal Barney, MD – Senior Instructor 
  • 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM        Pediatric Eye Emergencies You Don’t Want to Miss! Yasmin Bradfield, MD – Senior Instructor
  • 2:00 PM – 4:15 PM        Thyroid Eye Disease, Mark Lucarelli, MD, FACS – Instructor
  • 3:45 PM – 5:15 PM         Volume Augmentation: Fillers, Grafts, and Implants
    • 3:55 PM         Fat Grafts and Injections, Cat Burkat, MD – Presenter

Monday, November 13, 2017

  • 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM       Cosmetic OnabotulinumtoxinA and Facial Fillers, Cat Burkat, MD – Instructor      
  • 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM    Genetic Disorders in Pediatric Ophthalmology
    • 8:31 AM     Overview of Genetic Testing in Pediatric Ophthalmology: How the World Has Changed,  Terri Young – Presenter   
  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM     Periocular Rejuvenation With Fillers and OnabotulinumtoxinA on Silicone Head Simulators, Cat Burkat, MD – Instructor   
  • 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM     Diabetes 2017 Lab: Fluorescein Angiography Interpretation, Michael Altaweel, MD- Instructor, Justin Gottlieb, MD – Instructor, Suresh Chandra, MD – Instructor
  • 10:15 AM – 12:15 PM  Management of Chronic and Recurrent Anterior Segment Disorders
    • 10:37 AM  Chronic Conjunctivitis: How to Make the Right Diagnosis, Neal Barney, MD – Presenter
  • 10:15 AM – 12:30 PM  Difficult Strabismus Problems: Diagnosis and Management 2017, Burton Kushner, MD – Instructor
  • 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM        Workshop in Flap Techniques in Oculoplastic Surgery, Cat Burkat, MD – Instructor

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM    Controversies and Advances in Pediatric Oculoplastic Surgery, Cat Burkat, MD – Senior Instructor   
  • 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM    Periocular Rejuvenation With Fillers and OnabotulinumtoxinA on Silicone Head Simulators, Cat Burkat, MD – Instructor