Optometrist Program

Date:
August 25–26, 2018

Location:
JW Marriott Austin
110 E. 2nd Street
Austin, Texas 78701

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Program Schedule

This program is aimed at optometrists. The education is presented by an esteemed list of faculty.

(Subject to change)
Saturday, August 25
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast and Networking with Exhibitors  
8:00 – 10:00 a.m. Retina Gone Wild – Pearls to Collaboration

Derek N. Cunningham, OD, FAAO
Alan Franklin, MD, PhD
10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Break and Networking with Exhibitors  
10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Clinical Trials, Imaging, and Surgical Innovation

Alan Franklin, MD, PhD
11:15 a.m. –
12:15 p.m.
Cornea Cornucopia

Justin Schweitzer, OD FAAO
Walter O. Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO
12:15 – 1:15 p.m. Lunch and Networking with Exhibitors  
1:15 – 3:15 p.m. Ocular Trauma

Ahmad Fahmy, OD, FAAO, Dipl. ABO
Elizabeth Muckley, OD
3:15 – 3:30 p.m. Break and Networking with Exhibitors  
3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Glaucoma Grand Rounds

Elizabeth Muckley, OD
Justin Schweitzer, OD, FAAO
5:30 p.m. Adjourn  

 

Sunday, August 26
8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast and Networking with Exhibitors  
8:00 – 9:40 a.m. Building a Referral Network (Open to Administrators, MDs, etc.) Derek Cunningham, OD, FAAO
Doug Devries, OD
Walter Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO
9:40 – 10:00 a.m. Network with Exhibitors  
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Ocular Surface Management: Who Knew It Was So Important? (Joint session with ophthalmologists) Doug Devries, OD; Ahmad M. Fahmy, OD, FAAO, Dipl. ABO; Terry Kim, MD; Kendall Donaldson, MD; Mitchell Weikert, MD; Elizabeth Yeu, MD
Ahmad Fahmy, OD
11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Establishing Your Dry Eye Center of Excellence

Doug Devries, OD
12:15 p.m. Conclude