Saturday, January 25, 2020

Glaucoma Mid-Winter Symposium

8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

OLIPHANT MARSHALL AUDITORIUM
KELLOGG EYE CENTER
1000 WALL STREET
ANN ARBOR, MI 

ON-LINE, EMAIL, FAX, and PHONE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. You must register on-site starting at 8:00 am, Saturday, January 25 prior to the symposium.  To register quickly, you must download and complete the on-site registration form and bring it with you. 

The Mid-Winter symposium provides a comprehensive review of glaucoma, including clinical presentation, diagnosis, and management from our guest and in-house speakers. 

Target Audience

The faculty of the University of Michigan Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences welcomes comprehensive ophthalmologists, glaucoma specialists, and other ophthalmologic subspecialists, trainees, and allied health personnel.

Course Description

The main objective of the Glaucoma Mid-Winter Symposium is to provide attendees with an update on several recent innovations that can greatly enhance their ability to accurately diagnose and care for patients with glaucoma. During the symposium, there will be a keynote talk about lymphatic drainage from the eye and its implications for glaucoma. In addition, there will be time during the symposium for discussion by a panel of glaucoma specialists about some of the topics covered and opportunities for audience participation. 

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will understand and be able to implement:

  1. Cutting edge diagnostic testing to diagnose patients with glaucoma and those who are experiencing disease progression
  2. Make better use of ultrasonography to characterize patients with glaucoma
  3. Learn ways to enhance medication adherence for patients with glaucoma
  4. Learn from landmark randomized clinical trials of about ways to better care for patients with glaucoma

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Program

  • 8:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast 
    Kellogg Eye Center - Lobby 
  • 8:15 a.m.  Welcome and Introduction
    Moderator: Amy D. Zhang, MD
  • 8:20 a.m.  The Glymphatic System - A New Player in Glaucoma
    Neeru Gupta, MD, PhD, MBA, FRCSC, DABO
  • 8:55 a.m.  Tackling Glaucoma Medication Adherence
    Paula Anne Newman-Casey, MD, MS
  • 9:20 a.m.  In a Nutshell- Patient Safety and Quality Improvement for the Glaucoma Specialist
    Jennifer S. Weizer, MD
  • 9:45 a.m.   The Future of Big Data in Ophthalmology
    Joshua D. Stein, MD, MS
  • 10:20 a.m.   Panel discussion
  • 10:40   Break
    Moderator: Jason Zhang
  • 10:55 a.m.  Clinically Relevant Findings from 15 years of  NIH-supported Analyses of Data Collected during the Collaborative Initial Glaucoma    Treatment Study (CIGTS) 
    David C. Musch, PhD, MPH
  • 11:20 a.m.  Applying Findings from Glaucoma RCTs to Clinical Practice
    Paul P. Lee, MD, JD 
  • 11:35 a.m.  Innovations in Diagnostic Testing for Glaucoma
    Joshua R. Ehrlich, MD, MPH
  • 11:55 a.m.  Using Ultrasonography to Assist   with Glaucoma Care M.
    Bernadete Ayers, MD
  • 12:10 p.m. Superbowl of Grand Rounds: A Potpourri of Interesting Cases in the Clinic and OR
    Shareef R. Shakeel, MD  
  • 12:45 p.m.  Panel Discussion  
  • 1:00 p.m.   Adjourn

Guest Speakers

Neeru Gupta, MD, PhD, MBA, FRCSC, DABO

Neeru Gupta, MD, PhD, MBA, FRCSC, DABO

Professor and Dorothy Pitts
Chief of Glaucoma
Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health
University of Toronto
Shakeel R. Shareef, MD

Shakeel R. Shareef, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Case Western Reserve University

Kellogg Eye Center Speakers

Dr. Paul Lee

Paul P. Lee, MD, JD

F. Bruce Fralick Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Director, W.K. Kellogg Eye Center
Academic Office: 734-764-6468
Dr. David Musch

David C. Musch, PhD, MPH

Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health
Faculty Associate, Global REACH, Medical School
Faculty Member, Institute for Health Policy and Innovation
Office: 734-763-8175
Dr. Joshua Stein

Joshua D. Stein, MD, MS

Edward T. and Ellen K. Dryer Career Development Professor in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Academic Office: 734-763-9147

Panel Discussants

Dr. Angela Elam

Angela R. Elam, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Academic office: 734-763-3732
Dr. Denise John

Denise A. John, MD, FRCSC

Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Assistant Residency Program Director, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Chief of Ophthalmology, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare Systems
Academic Office: 734-763-8097
Dr. Manjool Shah

Manjool Shah, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Medical Director, Glaucoma, Cataract, and Anterior Segment Disease Clinic
Academic office: 734-763-3732
Amy Duoxi Zhang MD

Amy Zhang, MD

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Community ACU Director, Kellogg Eye Center in Northville
Academic Office: 734-936-9547
Jason Zhang, MD profile photo in white coat

Jason Zhang, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Academic Office: 734-936-9503

Planning Committee

Dr. Joshua Stein

Joshua D. Stein, MD, MS

Edward T. and Ellen K. Dryer Career Development Professor in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Academic Office: 734-763-9147
Grace Wang, MD

Grace M. Wang, MD, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Academic office: 734-764-4163