Wednesday, Nov. 7

Thursday, Nov. 8

Friday, Nov. 9

Saturday, Nov. 10

(BV-01) Clinical Masqueraders: Pediatric and Binocular Vision Cases That Aren’t What They Appear
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Katie Connolly, Don Lyon

(BV-02) Media Use and Vision in Children
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Yin Tea, Raymond Chu

(BV-03) The Optometrist's Role in Interdisciplinary Care for Patients with Neurodevelopmental Disorders
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Rachel Coulter, Annette Bade
(BV-04) Management of Adult Strabismus: Better Late Than Never
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Susan Cotter

(BV-05) Managing the Symptomatic Convergence Insufficiency
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Kristine Hopkins

(BV-06) Caring for Children with Down Syndrome

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Marianne Boltz

(BV-07) Intermittent Exotropia Treatment – The Changing Landscape
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Susan Cotter

(BV-08) The Critical Importance of Vision in Overall Development
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Glen Steel
(BV-09) Controversies in Pediatric Refractive Error Development
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Timothy Hug

(BV-10) Update on Amblyopia Treatment: Evidence-based Practice
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Yi Pang

(BV-11) Visual Performance Evaluation for Sports
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Graham Erickson

(BV-12) Diplomate Preparatory Course: Advanced Strabismus & Amblyopia Diagnosis and Treatment
4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Christine Allison, Kelly Frantz, Mitchell Scheiman, David Cook
(BV-13) Evaluation and Management of Patients with Diplopia
8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Kristine Huang, Angela Chen

(BV-14) Primary Eye Care Exams for Pediatric Special Populations
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Amy Waters

(BV-15) Contact Lenses Didn’t Work! Now what? Evaluation and Treatment of Aniseikonia
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Andrew Toole

(BV-16) Vertical Heterophoria
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Debra Lehr, Thomas Urosevich


Binocular Vision, Perception & Pediatric Optometry Section and Vision Science SIG Symposium: Lasker / IRRF Amblyopia Initiative - Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Where We’re Going
Wednesday, November 7 | 1:00 to 3:00 PM
This symposium will feature speakers involved in the Lasker/IRRF Initiative: Amblyopia – Challenges and Opportunities.  The speakers will discuss recent progress on amblyopia research, the scientific hurdles that have been overcome, and what major questions now confront the field. Moderator: Susan Cotter, OD, MS, FAAO. Speakers: Kevin Duffy, PhD, Earl Smith, III, OD, PhD, FAAO, Benjamin Thompson, PhD, Ewa Niechwiej-Szwedo, PhD, and Ruth Manny, OD, PhD, FAAO.