June 24 to 29
2009 Canadian Glaucoma Society Annual Meeting
October 15 to 17
National Healthcare Group Eye Institute 2nd International Ophthalmology Congress: Advances in Glaucoma & Neuro-Ophthalmology
Visit www.tei.nhg.com.sg or contact the National Healthcare Group Eye Institute at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Russian Glaucoma Society 2009 Annual Meeting (with HRT Club Russia 2009)
Visit www.glaucomanews.ru or www.hrtclubrussia.ru or contact the organizer at +7 (909) 644 1111/5555; email@example.com.
January 8 to 9
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Current Concepts in Ophthalmology
Visit www.eyecurrentconcepts.org or contact the SUNY Downstate Medical Center Department of Ophthalmology at (718) 245-5460.
February 5 to 7
New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology's 59th Annual Symposium: Updates on Glaucoma, Retina, and Neuro-Ophthalmology
Visit www.noao.org or contact Amber Howell at (504) 861-2550; firstname.lastname@example.org.
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TOP 5 ARTICLES FROM 2009
- Drug Delivery Systems in Ophthalmology
An update on products with potential for glaucoma therapy.
By Gary D. Novack, PhD
- Evaluating and Managing Optic Disc Cupping in Children
How to tell when a child has glaucoma.
By Allen Beck, MD
- Treating Glaucoma During Pregnancy
Preserving patients' vision is becoming increasingly important with advancing maternal age.
By Terri Pickering, MD
- Imaging Optic Nerve Head Drusen With Spectral Domain OCT
A new algorithm may help clinicians to determine the cause of visual field loss in patients with coexisting drusen and glaucoma.
By Huijuan Wu, MD, PhD; Johannes F. de Boer, PhD; and Teresa C. Chen, MD
- The Vascular Theory in Glaucoma
A focus on the endothelial cells.
By Barbara M. Wirostko, MD; Rita Ehrlich, MD; and Alon Harris, MS, PhD