YRS Previous Meeting


The program for the previous meeting; held at Weetwood Hall on the 22nd November 2022:

9.00 am             Registration with refreshments

9.25 am             Introduction and Welcome  

9.30 am             Central Serous Chorioretinopathy - Lessons from imaging studies

                          Prof Gemmy Cheung, Singapore National Eye Centre                                                                      

10.00 am           Fibrosis and Atrophy in Macular neovascularisation due to AMD

                          Mr Richard Gale, York District Hospital

10.15 am           UK AMD audit and regional outcomes

                          Mr Martin McKibbin, St. Jamesís University Hospital

10.30 am           Hydroxychloroquine eye monitoring in Leeds

                          Ms Aditi Mohla, St. Jamesís University Hospital

10.45 am           Updates on gene therapy and other modalities of treating inherited retinal disorders

                          Mr Raj Mukherjee, St. Jamesís University Hospital

11.00 am           Coffee break & visit to sponsors exhibition

11.30 am           Updates in managing Inherited Retinal Disease

                          Mr Omar Mahroo, Moorfields and St Thomasís Hospitals, London

12.00 pm           Trainee presentations

1.00 pm             Lunch break & visit to sponsors exhibition

2.00 pm             Roche Presentation: Real-world experience of treatment options in AMD

                          Dr Michael Klufas, Assistant Professor from the Wills Eye Hospital, New York (Selected, contracted & paid for by                               Roche)

2.30 pm             Evolving management paradigms for Polypoidal Choroidal    Vasculopathy

                          Dr Kelvin Teo, Singapore National Eye Centre

3.00 pm             Coffee break & visit to sponsors exhibition

3.30 pm             Real world evidence and big data in AMD

                           Dr Kelvin Teo, Singapore National Eye Centre

4.00 pm             The AlzEye study - Using the eye as a window to systemic health

                           Mr Pearse Keane, Moorfields Eye Hospital

4.45 pm             Announcement of Case Presentation winner and meeting close


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