Satellite Symposia

Santen

10/06/2016 | 11:45 - 12:45 | Room 116

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Pressure points of glaucoma management

11:45 – 11:50 Welcome and introduction
Prof. Julián García-Feijoo, Spain

11:50 – 12:05 What lies behind 24-hour IOP monitoring in glaucoma?
Prof. Anastasios Konstas, Greece

12:05 – 12:20 The ocular surface: an overlooked aspect of glaucoma
Prof. Ingrida Janulevičienė, Lithuania

12:20 – 12:35 Visual field loss: the patient’s view
Prof. David Crabb, United Kingdom

12:35 – 12:45 Q&A
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Shire

10/06/2017 | 11.45 - 12.45 | Von Graefe Room

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Modern Perspectives on Dry Eye Disease

11:30 - 11:45 Symposia Registration
11:45 - 11:50 Introduction/Overview Steven Zhang, MD, PhD
11:50 - 12:05 The Changing Landscape of Dry Eye Disease in Europe, Maurizio Rolando, MD
12:05 - 12:20 Immunopathogenesis of Dry Eye Disease and Its Clinical Relevance, Michael Stern, PhD
12:20 - 12:35 Challenges in the Management of Dry Eye Disease, Margarita Calonge, MD, PhD
12:35 - 12:45 Closing Remarks/Q&A

Speakers
MAURIZIO ROLANDO, MD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
University of Genoa, Italy

MICHAEL STERN, PhD
Chief Scientific Officer
ImmunEyeZ, LLC, United States

MARGARITA CALONGE, MD, PhD
Professor of Ophthalmology
University of Valladolid, Spain

VISUfarma

10/06/2017 | 11.45 - 12.45 | Room 114

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CoEnzyme Q10:
New approach in the treatment of ocular surface damage and glaucoma

Chair: Prof. Leopold Schmetterer
Professor of Ophthalmology, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore; Medical University Vienna, Austria

Introduction
Thomas van Haarlem, MD; Chief Executive Officer of VISUfarma,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

CoEnzyme Q10 and mitochondrial function: Role in ocular diseases
Prof. Francesca Cordeiro, Professor of Ophthalmology, Imperial College London;
Professor of Glaucoma and Retinal Neurodegeneration, UCL, United Kingdom

Therapeutic benefits of CoQ10 and cross-linked HA in chronic and acute ocular surface disease
Prof. Leopold Schmetterer, Professor of Ophthalmology, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Medical University Vienna, Austria

CoEnzyme Q10 in glaucoma: Emerging evidence for neuroprotective benefits
Prof. Luca Rossetti, Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Milan; Director Eye Clinic University of Milan San Paolo Hospital, Milano, Italy

I.com Medical

10/06/2017 | 11.45 - 12.45 | Room 113

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Endre A. Balazs Symposium:
Hyaluronic acid in ophthalmology – Gate to the future

Wolfgang G.K. Müller-Lierheim
Opening remarks
Presentation of the Endre A. Balazs Medal for Achievements in Ophthalmology to Robert C. Stegmann

Robert C. Stegmann
Hyaluronic acid conquering ophthalmology – untold stories

Christophe Baudouin
Inflammation as driving force in Dry Eye Disease

Kazuo Tsubota
Importance of a stable tear film

Gysbert B. van Setten
Clinical dry eye research – scientific requirements. First results of the HYLAN M study

Wolfgang G.K. Müller-Lierheim
Hyaluronic acid in ophthalmology – same, same but different

Robert C. Stegmann, MD, Medical School of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
Christophe Baudouin, MD, PhD, Quinze-Vingts National Ophthalmology Hospital and Vision Institute, Sorbonne University, Paris, France
Kazuo Tsubota, MD, PhD, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Gysbert B. van Setten, MD, PhD, St. Erik’s Eye Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Wolfgang G.K. Müller-Lierheim, PhD, i.com medical GmbH, Munich, Germany

Santen

11/06/2017 | 11.45 - 12.45 | Barraquer Room

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The impact of inflammation in ocular surface disease

Chair: Prof. José Manuel Benítez del Castillo Sánchez (Spain)

11:45–11:50 Welcome
Prof. José Manuel Benítez del Castillo Sánchez (Spain)

11:50–12:05 The role of chronic inflammation in ocular surface disease
Prof. Elisabeth Messmer (Germany)

12:05–12:20 Diagnosing inflammation: do we have clarity?
Prof. Harminder Dua (UK)

12:20–12:35 Targeting inflammation in severe keratitis
Prof. Maurizio Rolando (Italy)

12:35–12:45 Q&A and closing remarks
Prof. José Manuel Benítez del Castillo Sánchez (Spain)

Dompé

12/06/2017 | 11.45 – 12.45 | Room 118/119

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New Insights Into Corneas That Never Heal

Moderator: Professor José Benítez del Castillo

Corneal Nerves – Professor Harminder S. Dua, UK
Start with the patient – Professor José Benítez del Castillo, Spain
Causes of non-healing neurotrophic corneal defects – Professor Elisabeth Messmer, Germany
Treatment algorithm – Dr Paolo Rama, Italy
Unmet needs – Professor Christophe Baudouin, France

Santhera

12/06/2017 | 18.00 - 19.15 | Room 118/119

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Diagnosis and treatment of Leber’s hereditary optic neuropathy –
A race against the clock

Chairman: Dr. Piero Barboni

Introduction
Dr. Piero Barboni
Neuro-ophthalmology Consultant, San Raffaele University Institute, Milan, Italy
Studio Oculistico d’Azeglio, Bologna, Italy

The clinical features of optic neuropathy
Dr. Alberto Gálvez
Director of the Neuro-ophthalmology Unit, International Ruber Hospital, Madrid, Spain
Senior Consultant Neuro-ophthalmologist, Cleveland Clinic, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

The challenges of diagnosing LHON
Dr. Piero Barboni
Neuro-ophthalmology Consultant, San Raffaele University Institute, Milan, Italy
Studio Oculistico d’Azeglio, Bologna, Italy

Treatment strategies with clinical benefit in LHON
Dr. Christian van Oterendorp
Consultant Ophthalmologist, University of Göttingen, Germany

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