Retinal Vascular Disorder Seminar

 Seminar Fees
Registration Fees:

SR150 

Bank Account Details:
Account Name:  King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital
Bank Name:       AlRajhi Bank
Branch:               292/ Riyadh
IBAN:                   292608010070362
Address:             Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


For assistance /queries, please contact:
Rana Al Shubaian
Email: rkshubaian@kkesh.med.sa
Tel: +966-1-4281234 ext. 2646

 Seminar Program

 

Retinal Vascular Disorder Seminar

31 October – 01 November 2016

 

Objectives:

 

The aim of the seminar is to discuss the basis and update of retinal vascular disorder including update in the management of diabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular edema, retinal venous occlusion and choroidal neovascular membrane through oral presentations, workshop and case discussion.

International Speakers:

 

Neil M. Bressler, MD*

Chief, Retina Division – The Wilmer Eye Institute – Johns Hopkins Hospital – The James P. Gills(inaugural), Professor of Ophthalmology – Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

 

 * Participation by Dr. Neil Bressler in this activity does not constitute or imply endorsement by the Johns Hopkins   University, the Johns Hopkins Hospital, or the Johns Hopkins Health System

 

Prof. Francesco Bandello

Full Professor and Chairman Department of Ophthalmology, Ospedale San Raffaele of Milan

Director of Clinical Ophthalmology, University Vita-Salute, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan

President of the degree course in Medicine and Surgery, University Vita-Salute, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan

Director of the School of specialization in ophthalmology, Vita-Salute University, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan

 

 

Local Speakers:

 

Ahmed Abu ElAsrar, MD, PhD

Professor and Consultant

Ophthalmology

Chief of Vitreoretinal Division

Department of Ophthalmology

College of Medicine

King Saud University

 

Abdulelah Abdullah, MD

Consultant II

Member, Vitreoretinal Division

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

Adel Al-Akeel, MD

2nd Year Fellow

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

 

 

Eman Al-Kahtani, MD

Associate Executive Medical Director of Education

Consultant, Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery Division

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

                                                                                                                               

Essam Al-Harthi, MD

Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist

Vitreoretinal Surgeon

lhokama Eye Specialist Center

 

Ehab Abdulkader, MD

Consultant I

Member, Vitreoretinal Division

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

Hassan Al-Dhibi, MD

Senior Academic Consultant

Chief, Uveitis Division

Member, Vitreoretinal Division

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

Ibrahim Taskintuna, MD

Senior Consultant

Member, Vitreoretinal Division

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

Patrik Schatz, MD

Senior Consultant

Member, Vitreoretinal Division

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

Prof. Saleh Al-Amro

Professor and Consultant Ophthalmologist

Chairman of the Board and Medical Director
The Eye Consultants
Former Member of The National Committee for Prevention of Blindness
Former Head of Retina-Vitreous Division
Department of Ophthalmology
University Hospitals
College of Medicine
King Saud University

 

Sawsan R. Nowilaty, MD

Senior Academic Consultant

Member, Vitreoretinal Division

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

Saba Al-Rashaed, MD

Senior Consultant

Associate Chief of Vitreoretinal Division

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

Yahya Al-Zahrani, MD

Consultant II

Member Vitreoretinal Division

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

 

Organizing Committee:

 

Chairman:

 

Saba Al-Rashaed, MD

Senior consultant

Associate Chief of Vitreoretinal Division

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

Members:

 

Rana Al-Shubaian

Administrative Assistant

Medical Education Department

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

Motaz Al-Ammar

Director of Recreation Department

Chair Symposium Organizing Committee

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

Website & Poster Designers:

 

Rawan Al-Sakakir

Programmer/Analyst

Information Technology Department

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

Saleh Al-Maimouni

System Administrator

Information Technology Department

King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital

 

 

31 October 2016

 

12:00 – 12:50

Registration

 

 

Diabetic Retinopathy Update

 

Moderator:

Saba Al-Rashaed, MD & Marco Mura, MD

 

13:00 – 13:05

Introduction and Welcome

Saba Al-Rashaed, MD

 

13:05 – 13:20

Epidemiology and Public Health Problem of Vision Loss and Diabetic Retinopathy Management of Diabetic Macular Edema

Neil M. Bressler, MD

13:20 – 13:30

Why Anti-VEGF instead of Focal/Grid Laser or Corticosteroids?

Neil M. Bressler, MD

13:30 – 13:40

What Treatment Algorithm with Anti-VEGF Therapy?

Neil M. Bressler, MD

13:40 – 13:50

Which Anti-VEGF Agent?

Neil M. Bressler, MD

13:50 – 14:00

Safety Issue – Locally and Systematically

Neil M. Bressler, MD

14:00 – 14:15

Questions and Discussion

Neil M. Bressler, MD

14:15 – 14:30

Coffee Break

 

 

14:30 – 15:15

 

Management of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy in 2016

Neil M. Bressler, MD

 

15:15 – 15:30

Questions and Discussion

Neil M. Bressler, MD

 

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee Break & Prayer

 

 

16:00 – 16:15

 

Novel biomarkers for proliferative diabetic retinopathy

Prof. Ahmed Abu El-Asrar

 

16:15 – 16:30

Indication of surgery in diabetic retinopathy

Hassan Al-Dhibi, MD

 

16:30 – 16:50

Parsplana vitrectomy in DME

Essam Al-Harthi, MD

 

16:50 – 17:00

Discussion

 

17:00 – 19:00

Workshop: DME and PDR clinically challenging cases for presentation

Panel Discussion:

Neil M. Bressler, MD ; Prof. Saleh Al-Amro; Eman Al-Kahtani, MD; Essam Al-Harthi, MD

 

19:00

Dinner

 

 

01 November 2016

 

Retina vascular occlusion

 

Moderator:

Marco Mura, MD & Abdulelah Abdullah, MD

 

08:00 – 08:15

In the past how we managed Macular edema in Retina vascular occlusion

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

08:15 – 08:30

OCT and macular edema

Sawsan Nowilaty, MD

 

08:30 – 08:50

Clinical trial data for anti-VEGF treatment of macular edema in retinal venous occlusion

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

08:50 – 09:00

Intravitreal steroid versus anti-VGF therapy

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

09:00 – 09:10

Indication of laser therapy in retinal vascular occlusion

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

09:10 – 09:30

Retinal Vasculitis

Prof. Ahmed Abu El-Asrar

 

09:30 – 09:50

Which antVEGEF, PRN VS T&E

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

09:50 – 10:00

Discussion

 

10:00 – 10:20

Coffee Break

 

 

10:20 – 10:30

 

Is there a role for ant –VEGEF treatment for ischemic CRVO

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

10:30 – 10:50

Current management of macular edema associated with retinal venous occlusive disease

Prof. Ahmed Abu El-Asrar

 

10:50 – 11:00

Discussion

 

11:00 – 12:00

Work shop and case presentation

Panel Discussion:

Prof. Francesco Bandello; Prof. Ahmed Abu El-Asrar; Saba Al-Rashaed, MD; Yahya Al-Zahrani, MD

 

 

12:00 – 13:00

Prayer & Lunch

 

Choroid neovascularization

 

Moderator:

Ehab Abdulkader, MD & Patrik Schatz, MD

 

13:00 – 13:10

Pathophysiology and visual loss

Saba Al-Rashaed, MD

 

13:10 – 13:20

CNVM and AMD Update “ risk factors” (We can Prevent CNVM in AMD)

Abdulelah Abdullah, MD

 

13:20 – 13:30

Is their place for laser photocoagulation in CNVM management???

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

13:30 – 13:45

Clinical trial data for anti-VEGF Therapy for CNVM

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

13:45 – 14:00

Photodynamic therapy, when we can use it

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

14:00 – 14:10

Intravitreal Injection clinic KKESH experience

Adel Al-Akeely, MD

 

14:10 – 14:20

The value of OCT and IVFA in CNVM management

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

14:20 – 14:30

Value of Autoflurescence images in AMD

Ehab Abdulkader, MD

 

14:30 – 14:50

Polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy news from clinical trail

Prof. Francesco Bandello

 

14:50 – 15:00

Discussion

 

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee Break & Prayer

 

 

15:30 – 16:30

 

CNVM Challenging cases presentation

Panel Discussion:

Prof. Francesco Bandello; Hassan Al-Dhibi, MD; Sawsan Nowilaty, MD; Marco Mura, MD

 

 

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