30th Annual Duke Glaucoma Symposium

September 15, 2018

Duke Eye Center - Albert Eye Research Institute (AERI)
The Annual Glaucoma Symposium is designed to update health care professionals on the latest advances in medical and surgical management of glaucoma. Novel diagnostic and treatment modalities will be presented by the Duke Eye Center Glaucoma Faculty along with a distinguished guest speaker.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
• Review and discuss novel medical and surgical approaches to glaucoma management
• Identify new clinical advances and discoveries in glaucoma care
• Review and discuss current diagnostic methodologies

Preliminary Agenda

7 a.m.                  Breakfast
7:50 a.m. 
Welcome and Introduction
Jullia Rosdahl MD PhD
8 a.m.
Informatics and Glaucoma
Divakar Gupta, MD
8:20 a.m.
Risk Assessment for Blindness
Jonathan Myers, MD
9 a.m.
Strabismus and Glaucoma
Sharon Freedman, MD
9:20 a.m.
How Drug Availability and Pricing Affects the Practice of Glaucoma
Jill Koury, MD
9:40 a.m.
Getting Glaucoma Drops into the Eye
Kelly Muir, MD
10 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Case Presentation
10:45 a.m.
Glaucoma, Pseudotumor cerebri, and Space Flight: How the CSF Ties it All Together
David Fleischman, MD
11:10 a.m.
New kids on the Block: Rho Kinase and Nitric Oxide
Pratap Challa, MD
11:30 a.m.
How the New Glaucoma Medications Fit into our Treatment Algorithm?
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Case Presentation
1:15 p.m.
Genetic risk factors for IOP phenotypes
Sayoko Moroi, MD, PhD
2 p.m.
Glaucoma Debate:
First Line Therapy for POAG: PGA, SLT, or MIGS
​Moderator: Kelly Muir, MD
3 p.m. Closing Remarks and Ajourn


































Renee Wynne
Duke Eye Center Continuing Medical Education office
(919) 684-6593