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Friday 6 October 2017

08.30 – 10.00

Session I:
Anterior Segment & Infectious Diseases

Chairpersons:Dominique Bremond-Gignac FRANCE, Alcina Toscano PORTUGAL

08.30 Donald Tan SINGAPORE
Lamellar corneal surgery

08.45 Manca Tekvacic Pompe SLOVENIA
HSV in children

09.00 Craig Luchansky USA
Specialist contact lens fitting for children

09.15 Frederic Chiambaretta FRANCE
Severe keratitis in children

09.30 Laurence Lesueur FRANCE
Anterior IOL for myopia in children

09.45 Discussion

10.00 End of Session

10.00 – 11.00

Session II:
Orbits & Lids

Chairpersons: Jenny Yu USA, Rui Tavares PORTUGAL

10.00 Jenny Yu USA
Whole eye transplant – Surgical considerations

10.20 Katherine Duncan USA
Volume analysis for orbital reconstruction – Paediatric considerations

10.30 Nikisha Richards USA
Paediatric considerations of eyelid surgery

10.40 Mara Ferreira PORTUGAL

10.50 Discussion

11.00 End of Session

11.00 – 11.30

Coffee Break

11.30 – 12.30

Session III:

Chairpersons: Eduardo Silva PORTUGAL, David Granet USA

11.30 Jose Maria Millan SPAIN
Usher syndrome

11.40 Carmen Ayuso SPAIN / Eduardo Silva PORTUGAL
Ciliopathies: Where do we stand?

11.50 Miguel Seabra PORTUGAL
Choroideremia: From gene to gene therapy clinical trials

12.00 Ana Luísa Carvalho PORTUGAL
MAC: Testing and genetic counselling

12.10 Discussion

12.30 End of Session

12.30 – 13.45


13.45 – 14.45

Session IV:
Paediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology

Chairpersons: Neil R. Miller USA, Pedro Fonseca PORTUGAL

13.45 Neil R. Miller debate with Pedro Fonseca on controversies in diagnosis and treatment
in Neuro Ophthalmology

14.25 Discussion

14.45 End of Session

14.45 – 15.00

Coffee Break

15.00 – 16.00

Session V:
Amblyopia / Strabismus

Chairpersons: Richard Hertle USA, Rita Gama PORTUGAL

15.00 Sandra Guimaraes PORTUGAL
PEDIG review of amblyopia RX

15.12 Rita Gama PORTUGAL
Strabismus DX – Pulley’s

15.24 Augusto Magalhaes PORTUGAL
Strabismus RX – Non-surgical

15.36 Richard Hertle USA
Strabismus RX – Surgical

15.48 George Ellis USA

16.00 End of Session

16.30 – 17.00

Session VI:
Case Presentation Forum

Chairpersons: Dominique Bremond Gignac FRANCE


End of Subspecialty Day

* Programme details subject to change

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