Edinburgh 2019

Wednesday 02nd

08.50

 Welcome and housekeeping

 Mr Alan Mulvihill, Edinburgh

 

09.05 Session I

 VEGF inhibitors in the treatment of ROP

 Chaired by Prof. Brian Fleck, Edinburgh

 09.05 Practicalities and follow-up with Bevacizumab

 Mr Ayad Shafiq, Newcastle

 09.25 Practicalities and follow-up with Ranibizumab

 Dr Jonathan Chan, Abu Dhabi

 09.45 The evidence from RAINBOW and other VEGF trials

 Prof. Brian Fleck, Edinburgh

 10.05 Discussion and Questions

 

10.15 Session II

 Paediatric free paper presentations (retina, ROP, paeds)

 

11.15 Tea and e-posters at the trade exhibition

 

11.45 Session III

 Claud Worth Lecturer introduced by Mr Alan Mulvihill

 Topic is surgical cornea - Prof. Asim Ali, California

 

12.45 Lunch and e-posters at the trade exhibition

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

13.45 Session IV

 Paediatric corneal disease

 Chaired by

 13.50 Glaucoma in anterior segment dysgenesis

 Mr Joe Abbott, Birmingham

 14.10 Cornea & anterior segment: Genetics and embryology

 Dr Anne Lampe Clinical Geneticist, Edinburgh

 14.30 Medical management of paediatric corneal problems

 Prof. Asim Ali, California

 14.50 Discussion and Questions

 

15.00 Session V

 Paediatric rapid-fire presentations

 

15.45 Tea and e-posters at the trade exhibition

 

16.15 Session VII

 Technology and innovation in paediatric ophthalmology

 Chaired by Dr Andrew Blaikie, NHS Fife

 

17.15 Questions and Discussion

 

17.30 Closing remarks followed by group photo

 

18.00 Reception

 

19.30 Close and Evening Free