The 33rd Annual Jack Crawford Day Conference -Paediatrics on Steroids: Controversies in Paediatric Ophthalmology

Date: Friday, March 24, 2023

Time: 8:00 am – 3:30 pm EST

Topic: “Paediatrics on Steroids: Controversies in Paediatric Ophthalmology”

Designed for comprehensive ophthalmologists, paediatric ophthalmologists, and anyone who sees children (or likes children!), the theme in 2023 is “Paediatrics on Steroids: Controversies in Paediatric Ophthalmology” covering many relevant topics including:

  • New Devices to Treat and Detect Amblyopia
  • The Longview: Myopia and its Treatments
  • Seeking Gain Without the Pain: Tips for Incorporating Local Anaesthetics into Strabismus Surgery
  • Use of Botulinum Toxin and Bupivacaine Injections in Paediatric Strabismus
  • Infectious Uveitis in Children
  • Updates on JIA Screening and Treatment Guidelines
  • Un-catching Fire in Non-infectious Uveitis
  • Surgical Management of Posterior Uveitis
  • Imaging in Paediatric Uveitis
  • Atopic and Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis
  • Blepharokeratoconjunctivitis in Children
  • For and Against – Corticosteroid Use in Children Hospitalized with Orbital Cellulitis
  • Optic Neuritis in Children


David Hunter, MD PhD
Professor and Vice Chair of Ophthalmology,
Harvard Medical School
Ophthalmologist-in-Chief and Richard M. Robb Chair, Boston Children’s Hospital 

Debra A. Goldstein, MD, FRCSC
Magerstadt Professor of Ophthalmology
Director, Uveitis Service
Director, Uveitis Fellowship
Department of Ophthalmology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

For any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us by email [email protected]  

Please note that all in-person participants are required to complete an online attestation form prior to the event.

Limited complimentary registration is available for online participants from low- and lower-middle income countries.

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