Medical Retina

2015 Sixth Module

8 – 12 June 2015, Lugano/Switzerland (Preliminary Programme)

Scientific coordinators: Borja Corcóstegui, Spain; Bruno Falcomatà, Italy

MONDAY, 8 JUNE 2015
A FOCAL POINT ON TAILORED TREATMENT OF DME IN REAL LIFE SITUATIONS:
08:45 Moderate NPDR with CME and: 1) well defined leaking points and2) CME with leakage from undefined source and no tractional component Adrian Koh, Singapore
09:30 CME with evident VMA or ERM in moderate NPDR
10:00 What if PPDR or early PDR instead of NPDR in the previous CME scenarios?
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:00 What if high risk PDR? Adrian Koh, Singapore
11:30 Non perfused CME
12:00 Multiple treatment choices for patients with bilateral CME Gisèle Soubrane, France
12:30 LUNCH
13:30 Chronic & refractory CME Michaella Goldstein, Israel
MULTIMODAL IMAGING COMPARISON IN DME
15:00 Features of naive DME : matching OCT with monocromal, autofluorescence and angiografic images Gisèle Soubrane, France
15:30 Hallmarks of response to the therapy and of regression of DME Michaella Goldstein, Israel
16:00 Hallmarks of early and late non-responding DME
16:30 – 17:00 Characteristics of chronic DME Gisèle Soubrane, France
TUESDAY, 9 JUNE 2015
UVEITIS
08:30 Posterior uveitis at first glance: clinical assessment, investigational work-up Anniken Burés, Spain
09:00 Differential diagnosis and management of infectious uveitis
10:15 COFFEE BREAK
10:45 Differential diagnosis and management of non-infectious uveitis Phuc Lehoang, France
12:00 Dealing with treatment-resistant uveitis
12:30 LUNCH
13:30 Differential diagnosis and management of retinal vasculitis Anniken Burés, Spain
14:30 Treatment of uveitis-related cistoid macular edema Phuc Lehoang, France
15:00 Pedriatic uveitis Anniken Burés, Spain
15:45 – 16:30 Clinical cases of uveitis Anniken Burés, Spain
Phuc Lehoang, France
WEDNESDAY, 10 JUNE 2015
NEOVASCULAR MACULOPATHIES
09:00 Early detection of neovascular forms and differential diagnosis(CNV, RAP, PCV, myopic CNV, other forms mimicking CNV) Giovanni Staurenghi, Italy
09:30 Clinical cases of management of CNV in AMD: the use of Ranibizumab and Aflibercept clinical trials to clinical practice. Clinical cases of management of PCV: PDT, Ranibizumab, Aflibercept
10:00 Clinical cases of management of RAP
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:00 Clinical cases of management of PCV Giovanni Staurenghi, Italy
11:30 Clinical cases of management of myopic CNV and other CNV
12:30 LUNCH
MULTIMODAL IMAGING IN NEOVASCULAR MACULOPATHIES
13:30 Peculiar aspects of angiographic and OCT monitoring of RAP and PVP Giovanni Staurenghi, Italy
14:00 From early AMD to advanced AMD and the multifaceted world of drusen Christian Simader, Austria
15:00 Imaging of neovascular AMD: predictive factors and treatment concepts
16:45 – 17:00 Challenges in myopic CNV imaging
THURSDAY, 11 JUNE 2015
ME IN RVO
08:30 From the occlusion of the most little venous vessel to CRVO, standard or tailored treatment if ME? Anat Loewenstein, Israel
09:30 Are retreatment criteria for RVO equal, similar, or different from that of DME and AMD?
10:00 The implications of peripheral ischemia in RVO Joseph Moisseiev, Israel
11:00 Indications for a combined treatment Anat Loewenstein, Israel
11:30 The role of surgery in RVO Joseph Moisseiev, Israel
12:00 RVO in young adults
12:30 LUNCH
ME IN RVO: MULTIMODAL IMAGING COMPARISON & CLINICAL CASES
13:30 Clinical cases Anat Loewenstein, Israel Joseph Moisseiev, Israel, Maurizio Battaglia Parodi, Italy
14:30 – 16:00 Imaging of RVOMorpho-functional correlation in RVO Maurizio Battaglia Parodi, Italy
FRIDAY, 12 JUNE 2015
POSTERIOR SEGMENT TUMORS
09:00 Diagnosis and management of- retinoblastoma- uveal melanoma Ann Schalenbourg, Switzerland
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
11:00 Vascular tumors, differential diagnosis and treatment
11:45 Practical cases in ocular oncology
12:30 – 13:00 Certificates and farewell