Wednesday, Nov. 7

Thursday, Nov. 8

Friday, Nov. 9

Saturday, Nov. 10

(SD-01) Sleep Disorders: What Optometrists Need to Know
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
A. Paul Chous, Jeffry Gerson

(SD-02) Endocrinology and Eye Care Pearls for Patients Living with Diabetes
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Jasmine Wong Yumori, Airani Sathanathan

(SD-03) Eye Cancers Across the Lifespan
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Joseph Pizzimenti, Carlo Pelino, Sherrol Reynolds, Aaron Gold

(SD-04) The Treatment and Management of Uveitis in Optometric Practice
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Megan Hunter, Michelle Marciniak
(SD-05) Diabetes in 2018
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
A. Paul Chous, Jeffry Gerson

(SD-06) Update on Plaquenil Testing: 2016 Guidelines and Beyond
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Wendy Harrison, Kaila Osmotherly

(SD-07) The Fungus Among Us
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Gregory Wolfe, Alyon Wasik

(SD-08) Evidence Based Management of Retinal Artery Occlusions
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Edward Chu

(SD-09) Dilemmas in Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Stephanie Klemencic

(SD-10) A Logical Approach to Sorting Out Lumps and Bumps of the Conjunctiva
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Thomas Freddo

(SD-11) Hypertension in Office: When to Have a Talk, Send Home, and Send to ER
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Kuniyoshi Kanai

(SD-12) Metabolic Syndrome and its Role in Retinal Vascular Disease
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Jeffrey Joy
(SD-13) Things that BUG Patients
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Todd Peabody, Richard Meetz

(SD-14) Understanding Granulomatous Disease in Optometric Practice
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Thomas Freddo

(SD-15) The Application of Telemedicine in Diabetic Eye Screening and Management
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Thomas Urosevich
(SD-16) Sjögren’s Syndrome: Diagnosis, Clinical Manifestations, and Therapeutic Interventions
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Phillip Brandon Brunson

(SD-17) Life Threatening Eye Signs & Symptoms that Can't Be Missed!
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Joseph Shovlin

(SD-18) Rheumatic Autoimmune Disease:  Better Joints, Same Old Eyes?
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Danielle Marie Robertson, Barbara Caffery

(SD-19) Rapid Fire: Innovations in the Diagnosis, Treatment and Management of Diabetes

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Kathryn Richdale, Joe Wheat, Wendy Harrison

(SD-20) The Changing World of Hypertension

3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Jeffry Perotti, Kimberly Kohne


Vision Science SIG Symposium: New Approaches for Early Diagnosis of Vision Threatening Disease 
Wednesday, November 7 | 3:00 to 5:00 PM
This symposium will highlight novel findings and emerging techniques which enhance detection, diagnosis and management of ocular conditions and diseases impacting the anterior segment, retina and optic nerve. Topics include refractive surgical procedures for keratoconus, presbyopia and high myopia, the impact of iridotomy placement on visual performance, OCT angiography, emerging electrophysiological techniques, and central nervous system mediation for preservation of function in glaucoma and other neurodegenerative disorders. Moderators: Jeff Rabin, OD, PhD, FAAO and Russell Woods, PhD, MCOptom, FAAO. Speakers: Richard Trevino, OD, FAAO, Carolyn Majcher, OD, FAAO, William Sponsel, MD, Laura Frishman, PhD, FAAO, and Gregory Parkhurst, MD.