Retina Summit 2022

AAO.097.Retina Summit 2022 - Constant Contact
Brought to you by the Academy's Retina Special Interest Group in partnership with the Tennessee Chapter

Friday, June 10 - Saturday, June 11, 2022
Lowes Vanderbilt Hotel, Nashville, TN

Leading retina experts will highlight the state of retinal disease management across the US, addressing key treatment challenges in patients with macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and other posterior segment conditions. The program provides the latest updates from clinical trials and other evidence in the peer-reviewed medical literature that are relevant to the prevention and management of retinal diseases.

Schedule of Events & Lectures

Friday, June 10

Saturday, June 11

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Welcome Reception
7:00 am - 7:50 am

Registration, Breakfast, Sponsor Meet & Greet

7:50 am - 8:00 am 
Welcome, Speaker Introductions
8:00 am - 8:50 am 
Practical Imaging for the Posterior Segment
James Williamson, OD, FAAO & Jessica Haynes, OD, FAAO
9:00 am - 9:50 am 

Imaging Grand Round: A Case-based Presentation
Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO & Carlo Pelino, OD, FAAO

9:50 am - 10:20 am 
Break, Sponsor Meet & Greet
10:20 am - 11:10 am 
Diagnosis & Management of Common Macular Disease
Carlo Pelino, OD, FAAO & James Williamson, OD, FAAO
11:15 am - 12:05 pm
Anti-VEGF or Laser: When & Why
Jessica Haynes, OD, FAAO & Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO
12:05 pm - 1:00 pm 
Lunch (provided), Sponsor Meet & Greet
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Determining the Urgency of Retina Referrals
Barbara Mihalik, OD, FAAO & Roya Attar, OD, FAAO
2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Rapid Fire Retina Rounds
Roya Attar, OD, FAAO & Jessica Haynes, OD, FAAO
2:50 pm - 3:00 pm 
Closing Remarks
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm 
Closing Reception
The American Academy of Optometry is accredited by COPE* to provide continuing education to optometrists. 

*COPE accredited for six hours of continuing education credits


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