/ /

  • linkedin
  • Increase Font
  • Sharebar

    Academy brings innovation theme to Chicago in October


    Named Lectures

    In addition to the Jackson Memorial lecture, the Academy also many other named lectures planned:



    -Marshall M. Parks Lecture: “Ocular Motor Misbehavior in Children: Where Neuro-Ophthalmology Meets Strabismus,” given by Michael Brodsky, MD. Cosponsored by the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

    -Castroviejo Lecture: “Surgical Treatment of Presbyopia: The Journey from Corneal Refractive Surgery to Smart Intraocular Lenses,” given by Dimitri T. Azar, MD. Cosponsored by the Cornea Society and Sektion Kornea of the German Ophthalmological Society

    - Michael F. Marmor, MD, Lecture in Ophthalmology and the Arts: “The Alchemy of Color in 19th Century Art,” given by Francesca Casadio, PhD, A.W. Mellon Senior Conservation Scientist with The Art Institute of Chicago

    -Ruedemann Lecture: “Past, Present, and Future,” given by James V. Strauss, BCO, FASO. Cosponsored by the American Society of Ocularists

    -Wendell L. Hughes Lecture: “Advances in Military Ocular and Combat Casualty Care: Translating Lessons Learned In War To Peacetime Practice,” given by Col. Robert A. Mazzoli, MD. Cosponsored by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

    -Whitney G. Sampson Lecture: “Myth Busting in Refractive Surgery: Corneal Inlays for Presbyopia, and More,” given by Julian D. Stevens, MD. Cosponsored by the Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists

    -Straatsma Lecture: “Career Choices in Ophthalmology,” given by Steven J. Gedde, MD. Cosponsored by the Association for University Professors of Ophthalmology

    - Jones/Smolin Lecture: “Trachoma, From Control To Eradication,” given by Thomas M. Lietman, MD. Cosponsored by the Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group

    -Arnall Patz Lecture: “The Retina Specialist: Do We Practice Evidence-Based Medicine?” given by Paul Sternberg, Jr., MD. This lecture is new this year.

    Monday and Tuesday

    New Call-to-action


    You must be signed in to leave a comment. Registering is fast and free!

    All comments must follow the ModernMedicine Network community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated. ModernMedicine reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part,in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

    • No comments available


    View Results