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13th Aegean Summer School in Visual Optics

The 2nd Global Presbyopia Symposium

 

July 7-9, 2018

 

 

 

SATURDAY JULY 7, 2018 Ocular physiology and visual performance –The ageing eye

09:00 – 10:15

Registration

 

10:15 – 10:30

Welcome

 

 

MORNING SESSION

 

Moderator:

 

10:30 – 11:00

 Anatomy and physiology of the cornea

S. Naroo

11:00 – 11:30

 The Crystalline Lens: structure and physiology

A. Glasser

11:30 – 12:00

 Optics of the human eye – retinal image quality

A. Pallikaris

12:00 – 12:30

Coffee Break

12:30 – 13:00

 Emmetropization and ocular refractive error

J. Meijome-Gonzalez

13:00 – 13:30

 Visual Acuity and Contrast Sensitivity

S. Plainis

13:30 – 14:00

 Measurement of the straylight in the human eye

P. Chatzakis

14:00 – 15:30

Lunch Break

 

EVENING SESSION

 

Moderator:

15:30 – 16:00

 The ageing eye: optical and neural changes

S. Plainis

16:00 – 16:30

 The Accommodation system and its ageing - Presbyopia

A. Glasser

16:30 – 17:00

 Image Quality Using Computational Wavefront Metrics

J. Meijome-Gonzalez

17:00 – 17:30

 Degenerative disease in the ageing retina

M. Tsilimbaris

 

 

SUNDAY JULY 8, 2018 Presbyopia correction - Evaluating of effectiveness

MORNING SESSION

 

Moderator:

 

09:30 – 10:00

 Demographics of presbyopia

P. Morgan

10:00 – 10:30

 Correction of presbyopia with spectacles

F. Zeri

10:30 – 11:00

 Accommodation restoration to the phakic eye

A. Glasser

11:00 – 11:30

 Presbyopic LASIK

S. Panagopoulou

11:30 – 12:00

Coffee Break

12:00 – 12:30

 Multifocal and accommodating IOLs

I.G. Pallikaris

12:30 – 13:00

 Intra-corneal inlays

I.G. Pallikaris

13:00 – 13:30

 Near activity vision questionnaires

F. Zeri

13.30 – 14.00

 Functional vision - reading performance

S. Plainis

14:00 – 15:30

Lunch Break

 

EVENING SESSION

 

Moderator:

 

15:30 – 16:00

 Clinical measurement of accommodation - Defocus curves

S. Naroo

16:00 – 16:30

 Glare and light disturbances in the ageing eye

J. Meijome-Gonzalez

16:30 – 17:00

 Electrophysiological evaluation

F. Zeri

17:00 – 17:30

 Ocular Imaging Techniques in Presbyopic Correction

A. Pallikaris

 

MONDAY JULY 9, 2018 – Contact lenses in the correction of the ageing eye

MORNING SESSION

 

Moderator:

09:30 – 10:00

 Contact lens materials

K. Chauhan

10:00 – 10:30

 Tear film - Dry eye

S. Naroo

10:30 – 11:00

 Managing the presbyopic patient

K. Chauhan

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 – 12:00

 Contact lenses towards 2025

P. Morgan

12:00 – 12:30

 Contact lenses in the correction of presbyopia

S. Plainis

12:30 – 13:00

 Monovision in contact lens correction of presbyopia

F. Zeri

13:00 – 13:30

 How to manage contact lens dropouts

P. Morgan

13:30 – 15:00

 Lunch Break

 

EVENING SESSION

 

Moderator:

15:00 – 15:30

Merging academic teaching to clinical practice

P. Morgan

15:30 – 16:00

 The importance of contact lens education

K. Chauhan

16:00 – 16:30

 Introduction to IACLE activities

S. Naroo

 

 

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