Schedule Plan

CME Accreditation: 8 CME points (SOG/SSO) are accredited




COFFEE AND INSCRIPTION

08:00-08:25

Welcome by PD Dr. Josef Guber - Start of the scientific program

by PD Dr. Josef Guber / Winterthur

08:25-08:30

1. Session: MEDICAL RETINA

What's new in AMD?

Chair: Prof. Sandrine Zweifel

Diagnostic & Classification of AMD

by Prof. Sandrine Zweifel / Zurich

08:30-08:40

Wet AMD - Current treatment options and Real-World Data

by Prof. Andreas Ebneter / St. Gallen

08:40-08:50

PDS – still on track?

by Prof. Matthias Becker / Zurich

08:50-09:00

Dry AMD – Therapeutic outlook

by Prof. Margarita Todorova / St. Gallen

09:00-09:10

Discussion

09:10-09:15

2. Session: SURGICAL RETINA

Macular hole – too big to fail

Chair: Prof. Bernhard Henrich

Pathophysiology and Chrome-Vitrectomy

by Prof. Bernhard Henrich / Zurich

09:15-09:25

Subretinal fluid injection for refractory macular hole

by Prof. Carsten Meyer / Chur

09:25-09:35

ILM flaps for macular holes

by PD Dr. Josef Guber / Frauenfeld

09:35-09:45

Other surgical options for macular holes repair

by PD Dr. Walter Andreatta / Zurich

09:45-9:55

Discussion

09:55-10:00

Coffee Break

10:00-10:30

Exhibition area

3. Session: GLAUCOMA

Glaucoma – Essentials

Chair: Prof. Jörg Stürmer

How to monitor glaucoma progression rate?

by Dr. Evangelia Gkaragkani / Lausanne

10:30-10:40

Wann ist der richtige Zeitpunkt für eine Glaukom-Operation?

by Prof. Jörg Stürmer / Winterthur

10:40-10:50

Glaukom Laser: Die Revolution von der Iridotomie ueber SLT
und Laser am Ziliarkoerper zum Laser im Kammerwinkel

by Prof. Marc Töteberg-Harms / Augusta, USA

10:50-11:00

Precision glaucoma management

by Prof. Tarek Shaarawy / Geneva

11:00-11:10

The results and selections of different MIGS procedures (I stent, Omni, Hydrus, MINIJect)

by Dr. Magda Rau / Cham, Germany

11:10-11:20

Discussion

11:20-11:30

4. Session: DRY EYE

Innovations in dry eye treatment

Chair: Dr. Nikolina Budimlija

DEWS classification

by Dr. Nikolina Budimlija / Dublin, Ireland

11:30-11:40

Dry eye investigations

by Prof. Claes Feinbaum / Stockholm, Sweden

11:40-11:50

IPL for DED – Indications and results

by Prof. Samer Hamada / London, UK

11:50-12:00

Jett Plasma for dry eye disease and other indications

by Dr. Magda Rau / Cham, Germany and Dr. Vicente Rodriguez Las palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

12:00-12:10

Lunch Break

12:15-13:30

Exhibition area

5. Session: MYOPIA CONTROL

Die Myopie – von der Pandemie zur Epidemie

Chair: Prof. Hakan Kaymak

Epidemiology

by Prof. Claes Feinbaum, / Stockholm, Sweden

13:30-13:40

Myopia control in children: What is the treatment goal?

by Prof. Hakan Kaymak / Düsseldorf, Germany

13:40-13:50

Long-term outcomes of Ortho-K for myopia control in children

by Dr. PhD Oksana Averyanova & Dr. PhD Andriy Kovalov / Kiev, Ukraine

13:50-14:00

Kontaktlinsen oder Miyosmart?

by Roger Frischknecht, Optom / Winterthur

14:00-14:10

The Choroid – the unknown factor in myopia

by Prof. Claes Feinbaum / Stockholm, Sweden

14:10-14:15

Discussion

14:15-14:20

6. Session: CORNEA

Le kératocône – all you need to know

Chair: PD Dr. François Majo

Le diagnostic – how to diagnose keratoconus

by Dr. Philipp Bänninger / Winterthur

14:20-14:30

Le suivi – True progression or not?

by Dr. Ivo Guber / Winterthur

14:30-14:40

Le traitement - Excimer laser treatment combined with CXL: pros and cons

by PD Dr. François Majo / Lausanne

14:40-14:50

La chirurgie – is corneal grafting still an option?

by Prof. Zisis Gkatzioufas / Basel

14:50-15:00

Coffee Break

15:00-15:30

Exhibition area

KEY NOTE LECTURE
"Artificial Intelligence in Ophthalmology"

by Prof. Dr. Konstantinos Balaskas, Moorfields Eye Hospital / London, UK

15:30-16:00

7. Session: PRESBYOPIA / REFRACTIVE SURGERY / CATARACT SURGERY

Chair: Prof. C. Feinbaum and Dr. J. Bovet

Please see the pdf program for details

16:00-18:00