Global Approach to Myopia Control
(4 hours of COPE approved CE )
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!
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).