Category Archives: Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

Inherited Retinal Dystrophies, Clinical Breakthroughs and Gene Replacement Therapies: Entering a New Era of Medicine
Jul 21st, 2021

Description This is an Educational Webinar Series available on demand. There are Series of 3 webinars focusing on inherited retinal disease presented by Canadian experts discussing inherited retinal dystrophies from symptoms, to diagnosis and treatment options. The role of genetic screening and genetic counseling as part of the patient journey are also presented. Each of […]

Virtual-Vancouver Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Meeting
Jul 13th, 2021

This year’s Vancouver Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus meeting will be held online on Friday, September 10. Please see https://ophthalmology.med.ubc.ca/conference/ for details. Please note registration is not open yet but will be available shortly.

CONNECT THE DOTS – Webinar on Optimizing Diagnosis and Management of VKC
Apr 13th, 2021

An online group-learning activity on vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC), focusing on diagnosis and management, with the goal of creating greater disease awareness to optimize care for children and adolescents suffering from VKC. Schedule Speaker: Dr. Asim AliDate: Monday, April 26th 2021Time: 6:30 to 7:30 pm EST Speaker: Dr. Devinder Paul CheemaDate: Tuesday, April 27th 2021Time: 6 […]

WSPOS Webinar – Virtual Strabismus Wet Lab
Mar 9th, 2021

WSPOS is planning a first-of-its-kind Virtual Strabismus Wet Lab aimed specifically at ophthalmology trainees. Date: Saturday 27th March. Time: This 90-minute webinar will be live-streamed at 14:00 GMT. Instructors: Drs. John Ferris (UK), Rita Gama (Portugal), David Granet (USA), Ramesh Kekunnaya (India) and;   Yi Ning Strube (Canada) This wet lab is intended to be […]

DOVS PAEDIATRIC ROUNDS- Update on Retinal Gene Therapy
Mar 1st, 2021

Date: Wednesday March 3, 2021 Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST Topic: Update on retinal gene therapy Speaker : Dr. Elise Heon Zoom Link:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87237342414?pwd=K0FmMXEydFlwVnVQMUsyNHVsblRCdz09 Passcode: Dghp0X Learning Objectives 1.  Understand the purpose of retinal gene therapy 2.  What is Luxterna 3.  What are the outcome expectations from Luxterna gene therapy

Canadian Paediatric Society – Online Module on Overcoming Vaccine Hesitancy
Feb 5th, 2021

Online module “Our best shot at beating COVID-19: Overcoming Vaccine Hesitancy in 2021” This module provides health care professionals with the tools and skills they need to discuss new COVID vaccines with people they see in practice and to address concerns about safety, efficacy, and access. This module provides health care professionals with the tools and skills […]

AAO Webinar: Core Ophthalmic Knowledge: Pediatrics Ophthalmology/Strabismus
Jan 11th, 2021

Topic: Core Ophthalmic Knowledge: Pediatrics Ophthalmology/Strabismus Date: Jan 28, 2021 Time: 08:00 PM EDT Learning Objectives: • Identify gaps in care and target areas for clinical practice assessment and improvement.• Describe and implement current information on diagnosis and management of ophthalmic problems encountered in everyday practice in core ophthalmic knowledge* for pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus. […]

The WSPOS – World Wide Webinars: Ocular Surface Disease in Children (Live Stream)
Dec 15th, 2020

The WSPOS (World Society of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus) World Wide Webinars are a forum for discussion and where we can all come to learn from the experts. We believe that expertise resides all over the world. Topic: Ocular Surface Disease in Children Date : Saturday January 23, 2021 Time : 09:00 PM Access Details […]

The WSPOS – World Wide Webinars: Wild field Imaging in Paediatric Ophthalmology (Live Stream)
Dec 15th, 2020

The WSPOS (World Society of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus) World Wide Webinars are a forum for discussion and where we can all come to learn from the experts. We believe that expertise resides all over the world. Topic: Wild field Imaging in Paediatric Ophthalmology Date : Saturday 9 January, 2021 Time: 14:00 pm GMT Access […]