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Day By Day Program

We hope you can join us in Portland, August 9-11. 

View the complete 2024 Global Ophthalmology Summit program.  

* Indicates Concurrent Sessions

THURSDAY, AUGUST 8

8 a.m. - 4 p.m.         | Fellows Retreat (By Invitation Only)

 

5:30 - 7 p.m.            | Summit Welcome Reception (Open to All)

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 9

 

7 - 7:45 a.m.            | Welcome and Breakfast

 

7:45 - 7:55 a.m.       | Introduction 

Drs. Mitchell Brinks and Jessica Shantha

 

7:55 - 8 a.m.            | Hackathon

Drs. Jeff Pettey and Sila Bal

 

8-9 a.m.                    | Opportunities & Challenges in Global Eye Health Research and Training

Moderators: Drs. R.V. Paul Chan and Gyan Prakash

 

9-10 a.m.                  | Hot Topics in International Ophthalmology Training

Moderator: Dr. Karl Golnik

 

10-10:50 a.m.           | Research Poster Session and Break

 

10:50-11:45 a.m.      | Academic Global Ophthalmology Educational Programs: Innovation and Collaborations

Moderators: Drs. Jacquelyn O'Banion and James Martone

11:45 a.m.-12:40 p.m. | Pediatric Vision Screen - A Global View *

Moderator: Drs. Yasmin Bradfield and Marcela Gonorazky

11:45 a.m.-12:40 p.m.  | Cornea: A Window into the Future of Subspecialty Care *

Moderators: Drs. Brenton Finklea and Kanwal Matharu

 

12:40-1:40 p.m.           | Lunch (Meet with Hackathon Group)

 

1:40-2:35 p.m.             | Country-Specific Examples of Successful Action or Advocacy *

Moderator: Dr. Ashlie Bernhisel 

1:40-2:35 p.m.             | Understanding Gender Equity in Global Ophthalmology *

Moderators: Drs. Grace Sun and Sangeeta Khanna

2:35-2:50 p.m.             | Break

 

2:50-3:45 p.m.             | Global Perspectives in Oculoplastics: Shaping the Future of Eye Care *

Moderator: Dr. Pete Setabutr

 

2:50-3:45 p.m.             | Navigating Principles and Dilemmas in Global Settings *

Moderators: Drs. Matt Oliva and Donna Kim

 

2:50-3:45 p.m.             | GO 101 for Medical Students *

Moderators: Drs. Jacquelyn O'Banion, Mike Murri, and Simon Fung

 

4-5:00 p.m.                  | Facilitated Networking: Conversations with the Experts (Facilitated by the GO Consortium) *

 

5:30-7:30 p.m.             | Consortium Members Meeting (Global Ophthalmology Consortium Members Only) *

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 10

 

7-7:40 a.m.                  | Breakfast (Meet with Hackathon Group) 

 

7:40-7:50 a.m.             | Welcome Back and Hackathon Update

 

8-8:55 a.m.                  | Organizational Impact: The Future of Eye Care

Moderators: Drs. R.V. Paul Chan and Jane Edmond

 

9:10-10:05 a.m.           | Population Vision Health: Bridging the Gap Between Evidence and Policy

Moderators: Drs. Josh Ehrlich and Nathan Congdon

 

10:05-10:45 a.m.         | Research Poster Session and Break

 

10:45-11:45 a.m.         | Research Presentations and Hunter Cherwek Award

Moderators: Iris Rush and Drs. Sangeeta Khanna and Karen

11:45 a.m.-12:40 p.m.  | The Many Faces of Global Ophthalmology *

Moderators: Drs. Ron Krueger and John Anhault

 

11:45 a.m.-12:40 p.m.   | Health Impacts, Inequities and Policies Related to Myopia*

Moderators: Drs. Brenda Bohnsack and Allison Summers

 

12:40-1:40 p.m.           | Lunch (Meet with Hackathon Group) 

 

1:40-2:35 p.m.             | Climate Change and Sustainability: Impacts on Global Ophthalmology *

Moderator: Dr. Jeff Pettey

 

1:40-2:35 p.m.             | Health Equity at Home and Abroad *

Moderator: Dr. Rajeev Ramachandran

 

2:35-2:50 p.m.             | Break

 

2:50-3:45 p.m.             | Global Ophthalmology Research – Navigating Obstacles and Achieving Success for International Impact *

Moderators: Drs. Jessica Shantha and Steven Yeh

 

2:50-3:45 p.m.              | Successful Stories in Visual Health Equity *

Moderator: Dr. Sri Padmanabhan

2:50-3:45 p.m.             | GO 101 for Residents and YOs *

Moderators: Drs. Jacquelyn O'Banion, Mike Murri, and Simon Fung

 

4-5:00 p.m.                  | YO Networking Session – Connect with the Experts *

 

4-5:00 p.m.                  | Round Table Discussion – GO in the Pacific Island Region *

Moderator: Dr. Karl Golnik

 

4-5:00 p.m.                  | Round Table Discussion - Integrating Eye Care into Community Health Care Settings in the U.S. *

Moderator: Rajeev Ramchandran

 

5:00-6:30 p.m.             | Social Reception

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 11

 

7-8 a.m.                       | Breakfast

 

8-11 a.m.                     | Hackathon

Kindly note that the program is subject to change.

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