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Program

MIGS-travaganza 2020: A New Hope

Saturday, January 25, 2020
Program is subject to change

7:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:50 am Opening Remarks
  Session I: The Young Padawan: Learning the Techniques
Moderator: Elizabeth A. Hodapp, MD
8:00 How to Decide which MIGS to Learn – One Trick Wonder or Jack-of-all-trades
Vikas Chopra, MD

8:15 “I Have Never Done This Before” – How to Choose and Consent Patients
Marlene R. Moster, MD
8:30 How to Have a Backup Plan to your Backup Plan, to your Backup Plan
Arindel S. Maharaj, MD, PhD
8:45 Learning Surgery from YouTube – Pearls and Pitfalls
Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA
9:00 Panel Discussion
Panelists: Vikas Chopra, MD; Arindel S. Maharaj, MD, PhD; Marlene R. Moster, MD; and Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA

  Session II: Jedi Level Stuff: Mastering the Technique
Moderator: Richard K. Parrish II, MD
9:20 Surgical Improvisation – How to Rescue a Case Going Badly
Anna K. Junk, MD

9:35 Mistakes I Have Made and How Not to Repeat Them
Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA

9:50 Teaching MIGS without Having a Heart Attack – The West Coast Perspective
Vikas Chopra, MD

10:05 Ten Tips to Make your MIGS Practice Flourish
Marlene R. Moster, MD

10:20 Panel Discussion
Panelists: Vikas Chopra, MD; Anna K. Junk, MD; Marlene R. Moster, MD; and Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA

10:40 Break
  Session III: Use the Force… of an Expert Panel
Panelists: Vikas Chopra, MD; Steven J. Gedde, MD; Anna K. Junk, MD; Krishna S. Kishor, MD; Richard K. Lee, MD, PhD; Arindel S. Maharaj, MD, PhD; Marlene R. Moster, MD; Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA; and Paul F. Palmberg, MD, PhD
11:00 Case 1
11:12 Case 2
11:24 Case 3
11:36 Panel Discussion
12:00pm Lunch
1:30 Session IV: Power Up Your Light Sabers: Wet Lab*
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute 6th Floor
*This session is not accredited for CME
4:00 Scientific Meeting Adjourns
4:00 - 5:00 Cocktail Reception