The Cornea and Eye Banking Forum, hosted by Cornea Society and Eye Bank Association of America, will be held October 26 in Chicago, Illinois. The meeting will feature the presentation of 26 scientific free papers, four award presentations, two award lectures, and two mini-symposia with invited speakers.

The two invited sessions this year are:

What I learned from my First 50 Cases

·         Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (DALK)

o    Deepinder Dhaliwal, MD

·         Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK)

o    Peter Veldman, MD

·         Descemetorhexis Without Endothelial Keratoplasty (DWEK)

o    Mark Gorovoy, MD

 

Controversies in Eye Banking: Postkeratoplasty Fungal Infections

·         Antifungal Supplementation of Donor Storage Media

o    Bennie Jeng, MD, and Gregory Grossman, PhD

·         Donor Rim Fungal Cultures

o    Jennifer Li, MD, and Mark Terry, MD

·         Response to a Donor Rim Fungal Culture

o    Kourtney Houser, MD, and Elmer Tu, MD

 

With the presentation of all new information and research, this event continues to be a favorite among corneal surgeons and eye bankers. Registration is open and the entire schedule is available on the program tab. Online registration ends October 9; register today at the low online rates!

 

This activity has been approved
for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.

Sponsored By Cornea Society Eye Bank Association of America