SYMPOSIUM:
Advances in Medical Retina


Friday - Saturday, 2nd - 3rd March 2018

Metro@Ascendas, 2 Science Park Drive. Singapore



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Featuring

  A multi-disciplinary approach to Inherited Retinal Diseases.

  Latest research developments in stem cell therapeutics.

  Updates on Macular Telangiectasia, Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy and Diabetic Macular Oedema.

Accredited CME / CPE Points
Singapore Medical Council

Accredited by the Singapore Medical Council for 8 CME Points

Ministry of Health Singapore

Accredited by the OOB Singapore for 8 CPE Points

Programme

Friday, 2nd March 2018
Venue: Metro@Ascendas

Time Programme Details
1200 - 1230H Registration
  Skills Transfer Sessions
1230 - 1300H Updates on DME management:
Micropulse Laser and Ozurdex
Paul Zhao
1300 - 1400H Skills Transfer 1:
How to give intravitreal Ozurdex
Paul Zhao
1400 - 1430H Skills Transfer 2:
How to perform Micropulse Laser
Paul Zhao
1430 - 1500H Tea Break
1500 - 1530H Updates on use of PDT Paul Zhao
1530 - 1600H Skills Transfer 3:
How to perform PDT Laser
Paul Zhao
1600 - 1700H Practical tips on management of submacular haemorrhage Gopal Lingam
1700H End of Session

Saturday, 3rd March 2018
Venue: Metro@Ascendas

Time Programme Details
0800 - 0820H Registration & Breakfast
0820 - 0825H Welcome Address by Head, NUS Ophthalmology, A/Prof Clement Tan
0825 - 0830H Opening Address by Director, ESASO-Asia, A/Prof Adrian Koh
  Medical Retina Session
(Chaired by Prof Alan C Bird)
0830 - 0900H Major Lessons from the use of Anti-VEGF Therapy for AMD over a decade Tien-Yin Wong
0900 - 0930H Future Therapeutics in Age-related Macular Degeneration Alan C Bird
0930 - 1000H RPE Cell Therapeutics for Atrophic AMD: From Concepts to Clinical Trial Design Boris Stanzel
1000 - 1015H Examining RPE Plasticity for Developing Regenerative Therapies Timothy Blenkinsop
1015 - 1045H Tea Break
1045 - 1115H Update on Mactel Alan C Bird
1115 - 1145H Update on PCV Adrian Koh
1145 - 1215H Update on Tumours Gopal Lingam
1215 - 1300H Interesting clinical case presentations FFA round Panel Discussants:
Alan C Bird,
Adrian Koh,
Gopal Lingam,
Caroline Chee,
Graham Holder
1300 - 1345H Lunch
  Inherited Retinal Degeneration
(Chaired by A/Prof Adrian Koh)
1345 - 1400H The NUH IRD service Adrian Koh,
Hwei-Wuen Chan
1400 - 1430H Genetic Counselling Denise Goh
1430 - 1445H Genetics of eye diseases Chuen Khor Chiea
1445 - 1500H Genetics of retinal diseases Zheng Li
1500 - 1530H Principles of electrophysiological diagnosis Graham Holder
1530 - 1600H Tea Break
1600 - 1630H Why the macula? Alan C Bird
1630 - 1700H Structure and function correlation in IRD Graham Holder
1700 - 1730H IRD: Interesting Case Presentations Panel Discussants:
Alan C Bird,
Adrian Koh,
Gopal Lingam,
Caroline Chee,
Graham Holder
1730 - 1745H Closing Session by A/Prof Adrian Koh
1800 - 2000H Networking Session / Buffet Dinner
Speakers
Caroline Chee

A/Prof
Caroline Chee

Graham Holder

Prof
Graham Holder

Alan Bird

Prof
Alan Bird

Adrian Koh

Adj. Assoc Prof
Adrian Koh

Tien-Yin Wong

Prof
Tien-Yin Wong

Boris Stanzel

Assoc Prof
Boris Stanzel

Gopal Lingam

A/Prof
Gopal Lingam

Paul Zhao

Dr
Paul Zhao

Chuen Khor Chiea

Dr
Chuen Khor Chiea

Zheng Li

Dr
Zheng Li

Blenkinsop

Dr
Blenkinsop

Denise Goh

A/Prof
Denise Goh

Acknowledgement

Sponsors

Allergan
Bayer
Mandarin

Welcome reception courtesy of Mandrain Opto-Medic

Novartis
Topcon
Registration Details

Registration Fee:

Ophthalmologists - $300
Ophthalmology Trainees - $250
Nursing and Allied Health Professionals - $100



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Registration Dateline:

28 February 2018

 

Registration and Secretariat Contact:

Ms Ivy Law (Manager)

  ophil@nus.edu.sg

  Please visit symposium website at www.nueyecal.com/events/retina0318/

 

Map Location:

Symposium: Advances In Medical Retina     2017

Friday-Saturday, 2nd -3rd March 2018
Metro@Ascendas, 2 Science Park Drive. Singapore