36th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Retinal Specialist
The American Society of Retinal Specialist (ASRS) recently held their annual meeting in Vancouver where multiple Mid Atlantic Retina Doctors and Fellows taught, presented and moderated throughout the weekend.
Among them, Dr. Gupta and Dr. Chiang were recognized for their time and contributions to the scientific programs and were part of this year’s Honor Award Recipients. Dr. Garg presented on his work of “hypersonic vitrectomy for retinal surgery” (watch the video), and taught a course on online education. Dr. Regillo presented a paper on "baseline predictors of macular degeneration atrophy”, and moderated a surgical management session.
A number of our Wills Eye Hospital Retina Fellows participated in the meeting as well. Dr. Durga Borkar presented on "Endophthalmitis Rates after Bilateral Same Day Intravitreal anti-VEGF injections”. Dr. Daniel Su’s presentation on "Outcomes in Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy Patients Lost to Follow-up After Panretinal Photocoagulation Versus Antivascular Endothelial Growth Factor” was chosen as the featured fellow presentation. Lastly, Dr. Philip Storey presented a poster on "Incidence of Ocular Hypertension Following Intravitreal Injection of 2mg Triamcinolone”.