Our department participates in several annual conferences and meetings, in addition to hosting educational events, professional skills training, symposia and more. Join us at one of our events this year, we look forward to having you join us in our mission to save sight.
AAPOS 3rd Annual Burton Kushner Webinar: Teaching New Tricks to Old Dogs
January 20 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The 3rd Annual Burton Kushner webinar will take place on Saturday, January 20 at 9:00am Central/10:00 am Eastern Time USA. The webinar is sponsored by the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus in collaboration with the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Teaching New Tricks to Old Dogs
The Kushner Medal Lecture
Lionel Kowal, MBBS, FRANZCO, FRACS
Director Ocular Motility Clinic, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital
Senior Fellow, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Melbourne
Federico G. Velez, MD: 21st Century Transposition Surgery
Alan B. Scott, MD: Injection Treatment of Strabismus
This AAPOS webinar will be an interactive educational session with cutting-edge information on strabismus treatment.
The Kushner Medal and Lecture was established by the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (DOVS) at the University of Wisconsin (UW)-Madison, to honor Dr. Burt Kushner.
An outstanding pediatric ophthalmologist or strabismologist will be selected each year to be the Kushner Medalist and Lecturer by a committee made up of members of the DOVS Pediatric Ophthalmology Service, and a representative of the AAPOS Board of Directors.