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2016 Programme

08.30-09.45

Session 1: Cataract in Children

Moderators: K. Nischal USA/UK, R. Bangsgaard DENMARK

08.30
K. Nischal USA/UK, R. Hertle USA
The Aphakia Treatment Study – How did it influenced my treatment of pediatric cataract
8.40
M. Serafino ITALY
A Delphi process in current management of pediatric cataract
08.50
P. Patil INDIA
Refractive outcomes and prediction error following secondary intraocular lens implantation in children: a decade-long analysis
09.00
A. Mataftsi GREECE
Postoperative glaucoma following infantile cataract surgery: an individual patient data meta-analysis
09.10
R. Bangsgaard DENMARK
Ocular corticosteroids cause iatrogenic adrenal insufficiency in a high percentage of children operated for congenital cataract
09.20
R. Gillespie UK
Next-generation sequencing in the diagnosis of metabolic disease marked by pediatric cataract
09.30
P. Patil INDIA
Complications and visual outcomes after secondary intraocular lens implantation in children
9.40
Discussion
09.45
End of Session

09.45-10.30

Session II: Myopia Progression and Refractive Errors in Children

Moderators: E. Goldschmidt DENMARK, N. Jacobsen DENMARK
09.45
N. Jacobsen DENMARK
Recent development in myopia control
09.55
K. Lundberg DENMARK
The prevalence of myopia in Danish school children and the association between physical activity and refraction and choroidal thickness
10.05
E. Goldschmidt DENMARK
Genes and environment in the etiology of myopia
10.15
E. Mezer ISRAEL
Doctor – Will my child need optical correction when he grows up? – The evolution of childhood hypermetropia
10.25
Discussion
10.30
End of Session

10:45-11:45

Session III: What’s new in ocular surface allergy in children

Moderators: D. Bremond-Gignac FRANCE, A. Adio NIGERIA
10.45
F. Chiambaretta FRANCE
How to manage vernal keratoconjonctivitis
10.55
D. Bremond-Gignac FRANCE
How to recognize and manage Atopic keratoconjnctivitis in children
11.05
B. Cochener FRANCE
Refractive surgery in children
11.15
Y. Morad ISRAEL
Systemic cyclosporine as a last resort treatment for vernal keratoconjunctivitis
11.25
T. Fuchsluger GERMANY
Cheric cicatrizing conjunctival disease
11.35
Discussion
11.45
End of Session

11:45-12:45

Video Session

Moderators: K.Nischal USA/UK
11.45
S.OtaibiUSA
Nystagmus eye movements you should know
12.00
J. Yu USA
Paediatiatric ocuploplastics – videos of signs and surgery
12.45 – 14.15
Lunch

14.15-15.50

Strabismus

Moderators: Y. Morad ISRAEL, R. Hertle USA

14.15
C. Parsa FRANCE
The ethiology of Duanes syndrome and Browns syndrome
14.25
Y. Morad ISRAEL
Does visual acuity affect the results of strabismus surgery in adults?
14.35
H.J. Simonsz THE NETHERLANDS
Endophthalmitis after strabismus surgery
14.45
C. Leffler USA
Reoperation rates and amblyopia following adjustable and fixed suture surgery and botulinum toxin injection for strabismus in children and adults
14.55
B. Olusanya NIGERIA
Perspectives of strabismus care in West Africa
15.05
R. Hertle USA
Eye muscle surgery as part of visual rehabilitation of patients with oculocutaneus albinism: results in 85 patients
15.15
M. Whitman USA
Bifocals fail to improve stereopsis outcomes in high AC/A esotropia
15.25
D. Bremond-Gignac FRANCE
New tool to evaluate ocular muscle tension in strabismus
15.35
H. Buch Hesgaard DENMARK
Acute acquired esotropia in childhood – classification and treatment results
15.45
Discussion
15.50
End of Session

16.05-17:25

ROP and Vision Screening

Moderators: L. Welinder DENMARK, H. Simonz THE NETHERLANDS
16.05
F. Sloot THE NETHERLANDS
EUS€REEN Project – Vision screening in Europe
16.15
L. Welinder DENMARK
Visual acuity and causes of visual impairment in preterm babies age 6m and 3y
16.25
A.Adio NIGERIA
Vision screening in Nigeria,West Africa: the challenges as 2020 approaches
16.35
B. Haargaard Denmark
The Pediatric Cataract Register (PECARE): analysis of age at detection of congenital cataract.
16.45
G. Holmstrum SWEDEN
Screening for ROP in Sweden – experiences from population-studies
16.55
M. T. Pompe SLOVENIA
Reteval retinal responses in healthy and prematurely born children
17.05
T. S Oluleye NIGERIA
ROP and the issues surrounding it in a developing economy with improving health care
17.15
Discussion
17.25
End of Session

17:25-18:25

Rapid Fire Session

Moderators: B. Haargaard DENMARK, N. Ziakas GREECE

17.25
E. Papageorgiou GREECE
Ocular findings and handheld optical coherence tomography in children with microcephaly

17.32
H. Atilla TURKEY
Amniotic membrane use in pediatric ophthalmology

17.39
A. Kouri GREECE
LTBP2 mutations in a Roma population in Greece;study of an extensive pedigree

17.46
R. Matthieu FRANCE
Infrared reflectance imaging in children with Neurofibromatosis type 1

17.53
O. Spierer USA
Outcome of optical iridectomy in peters anomaly

18.00
End of session

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