Clinical Day programme

Visiting Speakers:

Dr. SriniVas Sadda                                 
Doheny Eye Institute
University of Southern California

Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati                                           
Department of Ophthalmology
Center for Advanced Vision Science
University of Virginia

Learning Objectives: Clinical Day Learning Objectives

McGILL CLINICAL DAY PROGRAM 2017

June 2, 2017  Intercontinental Hotel, Montreal

Available in PDF format McGill Day Program 2017

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

8:00 - 8:05 a.m.

Introduction, Department Chair

Dr. Leonard A. Levin

8:05 – 8:10 a.m.

Introduction, McGill Clinical Day Chair

Dr. Hady Saheb

IMAGING

Moderator: Dr. John Galic

8:10 - 8:25 a.m.

 

Do We Still Need Fluorescein Angiography?

Dr. Julius Gomolin

8:25 – 8:35 a.m.

 

Wide Field Angiography: What We Are Missing

Dr. David Lederer

8:35 – 8:45 a.m.

 

A New Understanding of the Vitreoretinal Interface

Dr. John Chen

8:45 – 8:55 a.m.

 

Present Day Role of Electroretinography (ERG)

Prof. Pierre Lachapelle

8:55 - 9:15 a.m.

Discussion

9:15 – 9:45 a.m.

 

THE DARIO LORENZETTI LECTURE:

“The Future of Imaging: What’s On The Horizon”

Dr. SrivinVas Sadda

9:45 – 10:00 a.m.

Discussion

10:00 – 10:20 a.m.

 

Three Atypical Imaging Cases

Presentations by residents Drs. Jeb Ong, Christian El-Haddad, Alexander Plouznikoff

Panel: Drs. David Lederer, Cynthia Qian, SriniVas Sadda

10:20 – 10:30 a.m.

Primer on Genetic Investigations

Dr. Cynthia Qian

10:30 – 10:35 a.m.

Discussion

10:35 – 10:55 a.m.

Break

AMD

Moderator: Dr. John Chen

10:55 – 11:25 a.m.

 

THE SEAN MURPHY LECTURE

"Solving AMD: Moving Forward by Stepping Back"

Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati

11:25 a.m.

Discussion

11:30 - 11:40 a.m.

Risks of prolonged injections

Dr. Alain Grégoire

11:40 – 11:50 a.m.

 

AMD Mimickers

Dr. Amer Omar

11:50 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

AREDS Update

Dr. Jesia Hasan

12:00 – 12:15 p.m.

Panel and audience discussion:

Your Patient Needs Anti-VEGF injections: What Should Be The First-line Treatment?

Panel: Drs. Jayakrishna Ambati, Julius Gomolin, Jesia Hasan, Michael Quigley

12:15 – 12:45 p.m.

 

A Molecular Road To A Therapy For Dry AMD

Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati

12:45 – 1:00 p.m.

Discussion

1:00 – 1:45 p.m.

Lunch

DIABETES

Moderator: Dr. Michael Quigley

1:45 – 1:55 p.m.

 

Diabetes 101

Dr. Jean-François Yale

1:55 – 2:05 p.m.

 

Diabetic Macular Edema: Where Do I start?

Dr. Danny Gauthier

2:05 – 2:15 p.m.

 

Macular Laser: Re-emergence Or Demise?

Dr. Michael Quigley

2:15 – 2:25 p.m.

 

Protocol S:  A Profound Shift in the Treatment of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy?

Dr. Ghassan Cordahi

2:25 – 2:40 p.m.

Discussion

2:40 – 2:50 p.m.

 

Diabetic Retinopathy Screening in Quebec

Dr. Leonard A. Levin

2:50 – 3:10 p.m.

 

Re-engineering the screening and staging of diabetic retinopathy

Dr. SriniVas Sadda

3:10 – 3:20 p.m.

Discussion

3:20 – 3:40 p.m.

Break

SURGERY

Moderator: Dr. Michael Kapusta

3:40 – 3:55 p.m.

 

Latest Surgical Technology

Dr. Renaud Duval

3:55 – 4:05 p.m.

 

Endoscopic Vitrectomy

Dr. Natàlia Vilà

4:05 – 4:15 p.m.

 

Macular Holes: Expanding Options

Dr. John Galic

4:15 – 4:25 p.m.

Discussion

4:25 – 4:35 p.m.

 

Scleral Fixated IOLs

Dr. Mahshad Darvish

4:35 – 4:45 p.m.

 

Approach to Endophthalmitis

Dr. Michael Kapusta

4:45 – 4:55 p.m.

 

Retinal Implants

Dr. Flavio Rezende

4:55 – 5:00 p.m.

Discussion

5:00 – 5:10 p.m.

 

 

Splash!:

Update on Plaquenil Toxicity Screening

Dr. Razek Coussa

Floaterectomy: Coming To A Clinic Near You

Dr. Errol Chan

5:10 – 5:15 p.m.

Closing Remarks