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Program

Nasser Al-Rashid Orbital Research Colloquium 2022

Saturday, June 11, 2022
Program is subject to change

8:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:45 Welcome and Overview: Intersection of Science and Patient Care
David T. Tse, MD, FACS and Daniel Pelaez, PhD

  Session I: Orbital Tumors
9:00 Who’s Afraid of the Big Band Gland
Geoffrey Rose, MS, MRCP, FRCS, FRCOphth

9:20 Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma: Observations of the Trimodal Treatment Strategy
David T. Tse, MD, FACS
9:40 Apoptic Marker Surveillance of Resected Tumor Margins in Globe-Sparing Cases
Marissa K. Shoji, MD
10:00 Intraoperative Residual Tumor Surveillance
Shanlee M. Stevens, MD
10:20 Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma: A Medical Oncologist’s Perspective
Pasquele W. Benedetto, MD

10:50 Coffee Break
11:30 Oncolytic Viruses for ACC
Daniel Pelaez, PhD

11:50 Perineural Invasion and p75NTR
Michelle M. Maeng, MD

12:10 pm Liquid Biopsies in Ocular Oncology
Acadia H.M. Moeyersoms

12:30 Cellular and Molecular Profiling of Sebaceous Cell Carcinoma with Single Cell RNA-Sequencing
Michelle Zhang

12:50 Lunch
  Session II: Nerve Injury and Repair
2:00 Facial Reinnervation
Liliana Ein, MD

2:30 Rabbit Facial Nerve Regeneration Studies
Kevin D. Clauss, MD

2:50 Comprehensive Treatment Approach in Traumatic Optic Neuropathy (TON)
David T. Tse, MD, FACS and Daniel Pelaez, PhD

3:10 Hypothermia in TON
Brian C. Tse, MD

3:30 Molecular Mechanisms in Traumatic Optic Neuropathy
Ryan A. Gallo

3:50 Axonal Guidance and Optic Neuropathies- Role of Ephrin Signaling in Disease and Regeneration
Daniel Pelaez, PhD

4:10 Reverse Engineering a Treatment for TON
Benyam Kinde, MD, PhD

4:30 Closing Remarks and Adjournment