14th Annual Colloquium

Agenda & Speakers

NOTE: All times on this agenda are Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)

Time (PDT) Topic Speaker
8:00 a.m. Welcome Sam Garg, MD
8:05 a.m. ARS
8:10 a.m. Retinal Disease: Imaging, Differential, and Therapeutics Moderator: Baruch D. Kuppermann, MD, PhD
Inherited retinal diseases: a roadmap to therapeutics Rebecca Kammer, OD, PhD
Phase 2b data from the project on Human Retinal Progenitor Cells for the
Treatment of Retinitis Pigmentosa
Baruch D. Kuppermann, MD, PhD
Visual function testing Andrew Browne, MD, PhD
Chorodial lesions: nevus, melanoma, or other Stephanie Lu, MD
Diabetic retinopathy ‐ updates in medical and surgical management Mitul Mehta, MD
Retinopathy of prematurity: current screening and management strategies Mohammad Riazi, MD
Discussion Faculty
9:30 a.m. Break with Exhibitors and Breakout Discussion
9:50 a.m. Anterior Segment 1: Cornea + Cataract Moderator: Sam Garg, MD
Roger Steinert Memorial Lecture: Therapeutic and refractive corneal cross linking in keratoconus Richard Lindstrom, MD
Minnesota Eye Consultants
Ocular surface disease ‐ current management and future directions Sam Garg, MD
Neurotrophic keratitis: diagnosis and management Marjan Farid, MD
RhoKinase and endothelium Matthew Wade, MD
Complex case(s) Sam Garg, MD, Matthew Wade, MD and Panel
Discussion Faculty
11:30 a.m. Break with Exhibitors and Breakout Discussion
12:00 p.m. Anterior Segment 2: Glaucoma + Cataract Moderator: Sameh Mosaed, MD
Gavin Herbert Lecture: OCT in glaucoma: what to look for and how to interpret Felipe Medeiros, MD, PhD
Duke University School of Medicine
The truth and consequences of glaucoma medication compliance: the role
of artificial intelligence
Ken Lin, MD, PhD
Treatment principles for non‐infectious uveitis and updates in management Olivia Lee, MD
Cannabis in glaucoma Sameh Mosaed, MD
IOP measurment alternatives in the COVID era Sameh Mosaed, MD
Current prescribing algorigthm for the glaucoma patient Igor Bussel, MD
IOLs: pipeline Sam Garg, MD
Discussion Faculty
1:40 p.m. Break with Exhibitors and Breakout Discussion
2:00 p.m. General Ophthalmology Update Moderator: Sanjay Kedhar, MD
Thyroid Eye Disease Jeremiah Tao, MD
Paralytic strabismus: techniques and considerations Vivek Patel, MD
Discussion Faculty
Confocal microscopy for infectious keratitis and beyond Olivia Lee, MD
Update on optic neuritis Wade Crow, MD
Necrotizing scleritis and PUK Sanjay Kedhar, MD
Diplopia and cataract surgery ‐ considerations Charlotte Gore, MD
CNS manifestations of GCA Vivek Patel, MD
Discussion Faculty
3:35 p.m. ARS
3:40 p.m. Closing Remarks Baruch D. Kuppermann, MD, PhD

NOTE: All times on this agenda are Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)

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Sponsors & Exhibitors

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Aerie Pharmaceuticals
Horizon Therapeutics
Johnson & Johnson Vision
Bausch Health

About Us

At UCI Gavin Herbert Eye Institute and Department of Ophthalmology, our faculty of internationally recognized physicians, surgeons and scientists provide highly specialized training to future ophthalmologists, access to leading-edge clinical trials as well as sight-saving treatments and therapies for virtually any eye disorder.

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Discover • Teach • Heal • Your Vision, Our Passion

Our Vision
Advancing the global standard for innovative vision care, research, and teaching

Achieving the Vision
This mission will be accomplished in cooperation with medical professionals, industry, and our community by:
• Giving patients the most advanced medical and surgical eye care • Educating the finest ophthalmologists and researchers in the nation • Pushing the boundaries of eye care research in collaboration with the medical industry and the community

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