Genetics in Eye Care: DNA Leads the Way

Knowledge of disease processes is flourishing, but questions remain regarding clinical application.

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.

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.

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.

How to Put Genetics Into Your Practice Now

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

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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
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August 20, 2024

Rethinking Dry Eye Disease: A Contemporary Approach to a Complex Condition
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Presenters: Joshua Davidson, OD, and Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD
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September 8, 2024

Ocular Surface Symposium
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Presenter:  Paul Karpecki, OD

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