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AAPOS 7th Annual Kushner Webinar: Superior Oblique Apocrypha

January 29 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

The American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus (AAPOS) will present the 7th Annual Kushner webinar on January 29, 2022 from 9:00-1o:30am CST. Steven Archer, MD, from the University of Michigan will deliver the lecture entitled, “Superior Oblique Apocrypha.”

Dr. Archer is a pediatric ophthalmologist and strabismologist who has worked at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center for 33 years.

This lecture will discuss the rationality of various superior oblique strengthening procedures in the context of superior oblique muscle mechanics, physiology and clinical experience.

Additional Speakers
Craig A. McKeown, MD
Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
TOPIC: Vessel-sparing strabismus procedures

Stephen P. Kraft, MD, DOphSci, FRCSC
Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto Sick Kids Hospital and University Health Network
TOPIC: Lateral rectus resection for esotropic Duane Syndrome

Monte Del Monte, MD
Skillman Professor of Pediatric Ophthalmology, University of Michigan, Kellogg Eye Center
TOPIC: Inferior oblique anterio-lateral transposition to treat intorsion and torsional diplopia in Thyroid Eye Disease

Moderated By
Scott A. Larson, MD
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics 


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The Kushner Medal and Lecture

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.

** This webinar is sponsored by AAPOS in collaboration with the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences of the University of Wisconsin.



January 29
9:00 am - 10:30 am