Wednesday, April 11th - Global Approach to Myopia Control Workshop

Global Approach to Myopia Control

( CE pending COPE approval )

Wednesday, April 11th   1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Fee For This Workshop: $150


Cary Herzberg, OD, FIAO &
Marino Formenti, OD, FIAO

This myopia control workshop brings the attendee up to the current progress in the field such as OK, Atropine, SCL bifocals as well as covering neglected areas such as lifestyle behavior alteration and vision training applications. This course serves as a road map for your busy practice as well as teaching the "keys" of a successful myopia control practice. In this presentation, the audience becomes in effect the third presenter and an exciting interactive day awaits you!  Be aware, though, attending this exciting session presented by world leaders in their field will change how you view your own world!

Agenda Topics

Why Myopia is so Popular - Epidemiology                                                                          

Genesis of Vision and Myopia - Stress Induced Visual Dysfunctions                                        

 Lifestyle: Past and Present                                                                                                      

Posture and Vision                                                                                                                                                                       

Optical Strategies in Myopia Control, Optical Defocus Philosophy in Action                        

Pharmacological Agents and Myopia Control                                                                      

Structural Approach in Myopia Control - Orthokeratology                                                    

Functional Approach in Myopia Control - Postural, Optical & Vision Training                    

 Lifestyle in Myopia Control: Nutrition, Ambient Light Levels & Importance of Outdoor Activities                                              

Conclusion on Strategies in Relation to Different Scenarios

Registration For This Course Includes: Global Approach to Myopia Control Workshop, functions, meals and lectures for Wednesday April 11th, 2018.  *Please note there is no exhibit hall on Wednesday April 11th. 
Meeting Refund Policy: Full refund up to one month before the meeting date. *Refund requests will be accepted until March 11th, 2018 (*Minus a $50 administrative fee).