Presents

2018 Wing Chu, M.D.
Cornea Fellow Day

Join us for a one-day course and wet lab to discuss:

  • Donor cornea tissue selection
  • Endothelial keratoplasty techniques and tips
  • Post-op care/complications
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    Transitioning to DMEK, a surgeon's perspective
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    Patient selection
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    Preparing donor tissue

Date:

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Time:

8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Fee:

All fees underwritten by The Eye-Bank

Open to:

Cornea Fellows

Deadline:

Register by August 1, 2018

  • ​Agenda
  • ​Faculty

Time

Details

08:30 - 09:00

Registration and Breakfast

09:00 - 09:20

Welcome and Introduction to The Eye-Bank
Patricia Dahl, Executive Director/CEO

09:20 - 09:40

Donor Tissue Selection

Michelle Rhee, MD, Medical Director

Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Icahn School of Medicine

09:40 - 10:10

DMEK: Step by Step

Deepinder Dhaliwal, MD, University of Pittsburgh Medical School

10:10 - 10:25

Questions & Answers

10:25 - 10:40

Break

10:40 - 11:10

Transition to DMEK, A Surgeon's Perspective

George Florakis, MD, Professor, Department of Ophthalmology

Columbia University Medical Center

11:10 - 11:40

DMEK versus DSAEK: Tips and Techniques

Carolyn Y. Shih, MD, MBA, MPH Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

11:40 - 12:10

Do We Still Need To Know How To Do DSAEK?

John Seedor, MD Department of Ophthalmology, New York Eye & Ear Infirmary

12:10 - 12:25

The Eye-Bank's Method of Preparing DMEK Corneas

Mudassir Razvi, B.S., CEBT

12:25 - 12:40

Questions & Answers

12:40 - 13:15

Lunch

13:15 - 15:00

Wet Lab

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