Washington, D.C.

Join us in D.C. for a great opportunity to network with friends and colleagues during this educational symposia.

Identifying the Underlying Causes of Ocular Surface Disease for More Accurate Diagnosis and Treatment

Supported by educational grants from Johnson & Johnson Vision, Santen, Shire, and Sun Pharmaceuticals. Additional grants pending.


Washington, DC

Saturday, April 14, 2018

City/State/Country: Washington, DC USA
Venue: Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Room Location: Ballroom C (3rd Floor)
Registration: 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Program: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD

Kenneth A. Beckman, MD
Alice T. Epitropoulos,MD
Marjan Farid, MD
Marguerite B. McDonald, MD


Preliminary Program

8:00 AM   Welcome and Introduction – Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD

8:10 AM   The Role of Tear Film Instability, Inflammation, Hyperosmolarity, and Neurosensory Abnormalities in OSD – Marjan Farid, MD

8:20 AM   Panel Discussion: Identifying Core Mechanisms of OSD – Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD

8:34 AM   How to Build a Dry Eye Center of Excellence ...
                Or Just Excel at What You Really Want to Do – Marguerite B. McDonald, MD

8:44 AM   Improving Consistency in the Preoperative Workup – Alice T. Epitropoulos, MD

8:54 AM   Panel Discussion – Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD

9:00 AM   Pairing Therapeutics with Diagnosis – Kenneth A. Beckman, MD

9:10 AM   Case in Point: Panel Discussion – Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD

9:30 AM