ASCRS Young Eye Surgeons Program

Designed with the early-career ophthalmologist in mind, the ASCRS Young Eye Surgeons Program, features a full-day and a half of skills transfer sessions, general sessions, and challenging cases breakout group. This combination of hands-on, interactive environment will facilitate the assimilation of key concepts from basic to complex anterior segment surgeries.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:00 a.m. Introduction and ASCRS for Young Eye Surgeons (YES)
8:05 – 8:45 a.m. Surgical Management of Astigmatism
8:45 – 9:25 a.m. Improving the Pre-operative and Intra-operative Processes for Refractive Cataract Surgery
9:25 – 10:10 a.m. Complex Catarace Cases – Video Session

10:10 – 10:30 a.m. Break – Exhibit Hall
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Incorporating Presbyopia-Correcting IOLs into Your Clinical Practice
11:00 – 11:45 a.m. Innovations and Hot Topics in Cataract Surgery
11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Lunch and Networking with Faculty – Exhibit
12:45 – 2:45 p.m. Skills Transfer Session and Roundtable Discussion
2:45 – 3:00 p.m. Break – Exhibit Hall
2:45 – 3:00 p.m. Break – Exhibit Hall
3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Skills Transfer Session and Roundtable Discussion

Sunday, August 25, 2019

7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Innovations in Glaucoma Surgery
9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Break – Exhibit Hall
9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Skills Transfer Session and Roundtable Discussion
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. ASCRS Quiz Bowl
12:30 p.m. Adjourn