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

7:30 A.M. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:30 a.m. Introduction and ASCRS for Young Eye Surgeons (YES)
8:35 A.M. – 9:05 a.m. Surgical Management of Astigmatism
9:05 A.M. – 9:35 a.m. Improving the Pre-operative and Intra-opera Processes for Refractive Cataract Surgery

9:35 A.M. – 10:10 a.m. Maximizing Outcomes and Managing Patient Expectat After Cataract Surgery

10:10 A.M. – 10:30 a.m. Break – Exhibit Hall
10:30 A.M. – 10:45 a.m. Incorporating Presbyopia-Correcting IOLs into Clinical Practice

10:45 P.M. – 11:15 a.m. Innovations in Glaucoma Surgery
11:15 A.M. – 11:45 a.m. Innovations and Hot Topics in Cataract Surgery
11:45 P.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 P.M. – 3:00 p.m. Break – Exhibit Hall
3:00 P.M. – 5:00 p.m. Skills Transfer Session and Roundtable Discussion

Sunday, August 25, 2019

7:30 A.M. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
8:30 A.M. – 10:00 a.m. Managing the Complex Cataract Patient
10:05 A.M. – 10:30 a.m. Break – Exhibit Hall
10:30 A.M. – 12:00 p.m. ASCRS Quiz Bowl
12:00 p.m. Adjourn