DOVS ONCOLOGY ROUNDS – Lesions and Images in Ophthalmic Oncology

Date: Monday September 26, 2022

Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Topic: Lesions and Images in Ophthalmic Oncology

Speakers: Drs. Hatem Krema, Dan Weisbrod, Fil Altomare  

Zoom Link – Register in advance for this webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Objectives:

1. To acquaint the attendants of the characteristic imaging findings in ophthalmic tumours 

2. To demonstrate the role of different imaging methods in reaching clinical diagnosis in ophthalmic tumours 

3. To expand the spectrum of differential diagnosis of ophthalmic tumours by including images of common tumour- like lesions. 

4. To provide a summary of the current knowledge about the presented lesions in each session. 

DOVS RESIDENT TEACHING – IN PERSON SESSION – Pupils AND Nystagmus 1

Date: Friday September 16, 2022

Time: 8:45 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Kensington Gardens – 45 Brunswick Ave., Toronto, M5S 3M3

*Please arrive early to perform at Rapid Antigen Test at the door, or you may perform one at home prior to arriving and take a date/time-stamped picture of your result*

Room: Multi-purpose Room

Topic: Pupils AND Nystagmus 1

Speakers: Drs. A. Sundaram and Agnes Wong

DOVS GRAND ROUNDS – An update on Descemet Stripping Only (DSO) for Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy, and Metagenomic Deep Sequencing (MDS) for infectious keratitis

Date: Friday September 23, 2022

Time: 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Topic: When Double Means Trouble

Speaker: Dr. Stephan Ong Tone  

Zoom Link – Register in advance for this webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Objectives:

1. To describe the surgical procedure of Descemet Stripping Only (DSO) for Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy.

2. To review DSO patient selection criteria and predictive factors for surgical success

3. To review microsporidial keratitis and discuss metagenomic deep sequencing (MDS) as an emerging diagnostic technology for Ophthalmology

Virtual event by Dr. Shoham-Hazon on rural ophthalmology

NorthernVision (https://northernvision.org) is proud to be hosting a talk from Dr. Nir Shoham-Hazon (@nir.eye) on his experience and perspectives in rural ophthalmology this Wednesday September 21 at 7 pm.
Dr. Shoham-Hazon is a Glaucoma and Advanced Anterior Segment surgeon based in Miramichi, New Brunswick. He is the recipient of many prestigious awards and is an assistant and clinical assistant professor at Dalhousie and Memorial Universities, respectively. 

He will be speaking on rural ophthalmology, its impact on his community, and how best to serve rural communities as an ophthalmologist.

Register here! https://mcgill.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAkfuiqpzMoGNdhN4Q1dz0VUmoHHwYaKZ4e

Congrès annuel et exposition 2023 de la SCO

Appel de résumés

Congrès annuel et exposition 2023 de la SCO
Appel de résumés
Montreal (Quebec), du 15 au 18 juin 2023

DÉBUT DE LA PÉRIODE DE PRÉSENTATION DES RÉSUMÉS : 6 septembre 2022
DATE LIMITE POUR LA PRÉSENTATION DES RÉSUMÉS : 7 novembre 2022 à 23 h 59 HE

TRANSMETTEZ VOTRE RÉSUMÉ ICI


 Avant de transmettre votre résumé, veuillez passer en revue les lignes directrices pertinentes concernant les résumés :

Lignes directrices concernant les résumés sous forme d’article ou d’affiche virtuelle

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 La Société canadienne d’ophtalmologie (SCO) accepte les résumés pour les séances des surspécialités suivantes


 FORMAT

Tous les résumés doivent être présentés sous forme de résumé écrit contenant des renseignements sous cinq (5) rubriques principales, à savoir : l’objet, le plan d’étude, les méthodes, les résultats et les conclusions, indépendamment de la préférence de présentation. Au moment de transmettre votre résumé, vous pouvez choisir l’un des deux formats de présentation privilégiés :

*Veuillez prendre note des exceptions qui suivent pour certains sujets :

Nous nous préparons à accueillir le Congrès annuel et exposition de la SCO de 2023 en personne à Montreal, du 15 au 18 juin 2023.

VEUILLEZ PASSER EN REVUE L’INTÉGRALITÉ DES LIGNES DIRECTRICES CONCERNANT LES RÉSUMÉS AVANT DE TRANSMETTRE VOTRE RÉSUMÉ.
 

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Pour de plus amples renseignements, communiquez avec :
 Canadian Ophthalmological Society
 Phone: 613-729-6779 ext 235 | Email: [email protected]

DOVS RESIDENT TEACHING – IN PERSON SESSION – Systemic conditions and Neuro-op AND Supranuclear and Infranuclear

Date: Friday September 16, 2022

Time: 8:45 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Kensington Gardens – 45 Brunswick Ave., Toronto, M5S 3M3

*Please arrive early to perform at Rapid Antigen Test at the door, or you may perform one at home prior to arriving and take a date/time-stamped picture of your result*

Room: Multi-purpose Room

Topic: Systemic conditions and Neuro-op AND Supranuclear and Infranuclear

Speaker: Drs. J. Micieli and E. Margolin 

DOVS GRAND ROUNDS – When Double Means Trouble

Date: Friday

September 16, 2022

Time: 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Topic: When Double Means Trouble

Speaker: Dr. Cindy Lam  

Zoom Link – Register in advance for this webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Objectives:

1) Causes of cranial nerve 6 palsy in adults vs children

2) Indications for imaging of cranial nerve 6 palsies

3) Approach to multiple oculomotor palsies

4) Localization of orbital apex, superior orbital fissure, and cavernous sinus pathology

Ophthalmology Foundation Education Consortium Newsletter

August 2022 Edition

This months’ newsletter features the following topics:

For more information on these topics and to register for any of the courses, please click on the download link:

Cornea Surgical Video Learning Series – Surgical Management of Keratoconus: CXL & CAIRS

Wills Eye Hospital and the University of Toronto are excited to bring you the next installment of the Cornea Surgical Video Learning Series

Date:  Thursday Sept 22nd 2022

Time:  1930 -2100 EDT

Co-moderated by Professor Sadeer Hannush (Wills Eye Hospital) and Professor Allan Slomovic (University of Toronto).

Keynote Presentation:
Soosan Jacob, MS, FRCS, DNB
Director and Chief, Dr Agarwal’s Refractive and Cornea Foundation

Guest panelists
David Rootman, MD FRCSC and Neera Singal, MD FRCSC (University of Toronto)
Christopher Rapuano, MD and Irv Raber, MD FRCSC (Wills Eye Hospital)

Surgery Case Presentations:
Shai Gendler, MD (University of Toronto) 
Patrick Burbano, MD (Wills Eye Hospital)

Register in advance for this webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

The evening will as usual be recorded and placed online for viewing.


CME credits are available for the following:
· Royal College Maintenance of Certification Section 1: 7.5 hours (1.5 Section 1 hours per session)
· American Medical Association Category 1: 7.5 credits (1.5 Category 1 credits per session)
· European Union for Medical Specialists UEMS-EACCME®: 7.5 credits (1.5 ECMEC credits per session)