Uveitis Program

Friday, February 24, 2017

Uveitis – 1

Moderators: Elisabetta Miserocchi, Maite Sainz de la Maza
  • Topic 1: Pediatric Uveitis

    • 10:40 am – 10:52 am: The burden of pediatric uveitis. C. Stephen Foster MD
    • 10:52 am – 11:05 am: Biologic therapy in JIA associated uveitis. Michal Kramer MD
    • 11:05 am – 11:20 am: Adult patients with uveitis associated with JIA. David Chu MD

    Topic 2: Treatment of Uveitis with Biologic Agents

    • 11:20 am – 11:32 am: Anti-TNF alpha therapy for the uveitides. Douglas Jabs, MD
    • 11:32 am – 11:45 am: Biologic therapy for uveítis, beyond anti-TNF alpha therapy. Maite Sainz de la Maza, MD
    • 11:45 am – 11:55 am: Rituximab therapy for ocular inflammation. Elisabetta Miserocchi, MD

    Discussion: 11:55 am – 12:10 pm

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Uveitis – 2

Moderators: Michal Kramer, Ron Neuman
  • Topic 1: Imaging in Uveitis

    • 8:00 am – 8:12 am: Multimodal imaging in choroidal inflammatory diseases. Michal Kramer MD
    • 8:12 am – 8:25 am: OCT angiography in uveitis. Sofia Androudi, MD
    • 8:25 am – 8: 35 am: Choroidal imaging in uveitis: choroidal vessel index. Rupesh Agarwal MD

    Topic 2: Clinical trials in Uveitis

    • 8:35 am – 8: 45 am: Lessons to learn from failed clinical trials in uveitis. Bahram Bodaghi, MD
    • 8:45 am – 8: 55 am: The MUST trial and follow-up study 7-year results: what do they mean? Douglas Jabs, MD
    • 8:55 am – 9:05 am: Endpoints in uveitis clinical trials and their relation to real life. clinical reality. Ron Neumann, MD
    • 9:05 am – 9:15 Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH) As Re-Emerging Therapy for Non-infectious Uveitis. Quan Nguyen, MD

    Discussion: 9:15 am – 9:30 am

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Uveitus – 3

Moderators: Jose Pulido, William Ayliffe
  • Topic 1: Infectious Uveitis 1

    • 10:10 am – 10:20 am: Update on viral uveitis. Bahram Bodaghi, MD
    • 10:20 am – 10:30 am: Anterior segment surgery in uveitis. Jesus Merayo, MD
    • 10:30 am – 10:40 am: Tuberculosis in western countries. Luca Cimino, MD
    • 10:40 am – 10:50 am: Tuberculosis in endemic countries: another perspective. Rupesh Agarwal

    Topic 2: Miscellaneous Uveitiis Topics 1

    • 10:50 am – 11:00 am: Update on intraocular lymphoma. Jose Pulido, MD
    • 11:00 am – 11:10 am: Microbiota and uveitis. Phoebe Lin, MD
    • 11:10 am – 11:20 am: Fuchs uveitis. Luca Cimino, MD
    • 11:20 am – 11:30 am: Retinal vasculitis. William Ayliffe, MD

    Discussion: 11:30 am – 11:40 am

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Uveitis – 4

Moderators: Sarkis Soukiasian, David Chu
  • Topic 1: Infectious Uveitis 2

    • 8:00 am – 8:10 am: Common mistakes in uveitis. Emmett Cunningham, MD
    • 8:10 am – 8:20 am: Clinical approach to infectious retinitis. Nisha Achraya, MD
    • 8:20 am – 8:30 am: Endogenous endophthalmitis. Rajiv Shah, MD
    • 8:30 am – 8:40 am: Lyme disease and ocular inflammation. Sarkis Soukiasian, MD

    Topic 2: Miscellaneous Uveitis Topics 2

    • 8:40 am – 8:52 am: Birdshot uveitis. Ron Neumann, MD
    • 8:52 am – 9:04 am: Ocular sarcoidosis. Elisabetta Miserocchi, MD
    • 9:04 am – 9:16 am: Mosquito borne uveitis. Emmett Cunningham, MD

    Discussion: 9:16 am – 9:30 am