Genetics

Genetics in Eye Care: DNA Leads the Way

Knowledge of disease processes is flourishing, but questions remain regarding clinical application.
10/15/2020

Direct to Consumer Genetic Testing: What You Can Do

As consumers take advantage of the affordable and convenient over-the-counter genetic testing options, it is important for optometrists to help patients interpret results and make informed healthcare decisions.
11/18/2010

Your Role in Diagnosing Retinal Dystrophies

Discoveries about genetic retinal diseases will continue to guide the way in which you diagnose and manage these patients.
10/06/2006

The Genetics of Glaucoma

The discovery of glaucoma genes and the proteins they produce aids in understanding the pathophysiology of this complex group of diseases.
09/29/2006

How to Put Genetics Into Your Practice Now

Here are 8 ways to incorporate the “new genetic” thinking into your diagnosis and management.
11/22/2004

Upcoming Events

August 14, 2024

The 3 I's of Geographic Atrophy: Imaging, Identification, and Intervention
Location: Virtual
Presenters:  Mark Dunbar, OD, FAAO, and David Chin Yee, MD
Webinar: 8:30pm ET


Sponsored by Apellis

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August 20, 2024

Rethinking Dry Eye Disease: A Contemporary Approach to a Complex Condition
Location: Virtual
Presenters: Joshua Davidson, OD, and Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD
Webinar: 8:00pm ET

Sponsored by Bausch + Lomb

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September 8, 2024

Ocular Surface Symposium
Location: Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel
Presenter:  Paul Karpecki, OD

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