Presentations: 2009
Vandana Badlani, MD
  1. “The Association of Diabetes Mellitus and Primary Open Angle Glaucoma.” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.

Ping Bu, MD

  1. “Granulocyte-colony stimulating factor protects retinal neurons from ischemic reperfusion injury.” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.

Charles S. Bouchard, MD

  1. “Posterior Interface Infectious Keratitis Following Descemet-Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty Surgery.” Joint Meeting for the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, October 23-28, 2009.
  2. “Microsurgical Suturing Techniques.” Joint Meeting for the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, October 23-28, 2009.
  3. "Current Topics in Cornea/External Disease: Highlights of the Basic and Clinical Science Course B." Joint Meeting for the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, October 26, 2009.
  4. "Astigmatism in the Cataract Patient." Joint Meeting for the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, October 23-28, 2009.
  5. "Certification & Education for Eye Care Excellence." Course Title: Surgical Management of Severe Ocular Surface Disease, JCAHPO Annual Meeting, Hilton, San Francisco, CA, October 25, 2009.

John Clements, MD

  1. “Retrospective Review of Graft Dislocation Rate Associated with Descemet’s Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK) After Primary Failed Penetrating Keratoplasty (PKP).” ARVO, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, May 3-7, 2009.  

Mark Daily, MD

  1. “Test Your Diagnostic Skills.” Fluorescein Angiogram Conference, Loyola University Medical Center Ophthalmology Alumni Meeting, Brookfield, IL, November 18, 2009.

Felipe de Alba, MD

  1. “Bilateral Retinal Arterial Occlusions Secondary to Sickle Cell Disease – SS.” Rabb Retina Study Club at Loyola University, Chicago, IL, March 2009.
  2. “Radiation Retinopathy Treated with Intravitreal Avastin.” Rabb Retina Study Club at Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, March 2009.
  3. “Choroidal Metastasis from Prostate Cancer.” Rabb Retina Study Club at Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, March 2009.
  4. “Asymptomatic Acute Multifocal Posterior Placoid Pigment Epitheliopathy.” Rabb Retina Study Club at Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL, March 2009.
  5. “Optic Nerve Pit with Macular Detachment.” Rabb Retina Study Club at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, May 2009.
  6. “Torpedo Maculopathy: Clinical and OCT Findings.” Rabb Retina Study Club at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, May 2009.
    “Diabetic Retinopathy.” “Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment.” “Posterior Vitreous Detachment.” “Retinopathy of Prematurity.” “Choroidal Melanoma.” Clinica Oftalmologica y Laboratorio Optico de la Laguna in Torreon, Mexico, August 2009.
  7. “Intraocular Lymphoma with Sub-RPE infiltrates.” Rabb Retina Study Club at University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, October 2009.

Christine Garcia

  1. “Blended vision after bilateral monofocal cataract surgery: an evaluation of spectacle independence and vision related quality of life.” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.
  2. “Retrospective comparison of visual outcomes of staged versus simultaneous cataract extraction w/intraocular lens placement followed by Descemet's-stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK).” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.

Maylon Hsu, MD

  1. “The Association of Diabetes Mellitus and Primary Open Angle Glaucoma.” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.

Walter M. Jay, MD

  1. “Headaches in Adolescents.” Society for Adolescent Medicine Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, March 2009.
  2. “Ethambutol Chasmal Toxicity with Bitermporal Hemianopia.” Upper Midwest Neuro-Ophthalmology Group Annual Program, Chicago, IL, July 2009.
  3. “Purtscher-like Retinopathy in a Patient with Preeclampsia.” Upper Midwest Neuro-Ophthalmology Group Annual Program, Chicago, IL, July 2009.
  4. “Driving with Low Vision.” Discovery 2009-The Low Vision Conference, Chicago, IL, August 2009.
  5. “Multiple Sclerosis: Eye Findings and Current Treatment Strategies.” Discovery 2009-The Low Vision Conference, Chicago, IL, August 2009.
  6. “Seeing Things That Aren’t There: Visual Hallucinations in Charles Bonnet Syndrome.” Discovery 2009-The Low Vision Conference, Chicago, IL, August 2009.
  7. “Visual Loss in Pregnancy.” University of IL Chicago, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Chicago, IL, September 2009.
  8. “Vision, Aging, and Driving.” American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, October 2009.
  9. "Continuing Education Program for Ophthalmic Medical Personnel." Course Title: “Vision, Aging and Driving.” JCAHPO Annual Meeting, Hilton, San Francisco, CA, October 2009.
  10. “Vision and Driving.” University of Mississippi Medical School, Department of Ophthalmology Grand Rounds, Jackson, MS, November 2009.

Thomas John, MD

  1. “Use of Azithromycin in the Treatment of Chronic, Mixed Anterior Blepharitis.” Annual Meeting of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, San Francisco, CA, April 3-8, 2009.
  2. “A New Clinical Entity Following Lamellar Keratoplasty (DLEK, DSAEK, DALK, ALK).” Annual Meeting of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, San Francisco, CA, April 3-8, 2009.

Omar Krad, MD

  1. “Retrospective comparison of visual outcomes of staged versus simultaneous cataract extraction w/intraocular lens placement followed by Descemet's-stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK).” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.

Allison Landes, MD

  1. “Blended vision after bilateral monofocal cataract surgery: an evaluation of spectacle independence and vision related quality of life.” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.

Eric Leung, MD

  1. “Long-Term Effect of Travatan versus Travatan Z on Intraocular Pressure.” Leung EH, SooHoo J, Badlani VK. American Glaucoma Society 2009 Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 2009.

Amy Lin, MD

  1. “Strategies for Optimizing Use of the Femtosecond Laser for Refractive Surgery.” ASCRS Annual Meeting, April 2009.
  2. “Retrospective comparison of visual outcomes of staged versus simultaneous cataract extraction w/intraocular lens placement followed by Descemet's-stripping endothelial keratoplasty (DSEK).” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.
  3. “Blended vision after bilateral monofocal cataract surgery: an evaluation of spectacle independence and vision related quality of life.” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.

Anand Mantravadi, MD

  1. “Innovations in Glaucoma Management and Cataract Surgery.” Course Director 2nd Annual Glaucoma/Cataract Symposium, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, September 2009.
  2. “Glaucoma Treatment Overview.” JCAHPO Technicians Conference, San Francisco, CA, October 2009.
  3. “Medical Laser and Surgery.” AAO, San Francisco, CA, October 2009.
  4. “Using Clinical Trials to Establish Target Pressures.” Anterior Segment Symposium, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, October 2009.

James McDonnell, MD

  1. “History of Ophthalmology in Illinois.” COS/IAO, Rosemont Convention Center, Rosemont, IL, February 2009.
  2. "The Evaluation of Diplopia." COS/IAO Joint Meeting, 2009.
  3. "Pediatrics Board Review" Chicago Joint Pediatric Programs, May 2009.
  4. "Diplopia Made Easy." Midwest Orthoptics Conference, 2009.
  5. Fourth Annual Pediatric Board Review Speaker, Rush Medical Center, Chicago, IL, May 2009.
  6. "Nonsurgical Aspects of Graves Disease." Symposium on Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, University of IL, Chicago, IL, 2009.
  7. “Evaluation of Diplopia." Symposium on Pediatric and Adult Strabismus, University of IL, Chicago, IL, 2009.
  8. "Diagnosing Diplopia without Seeing the Patient." Joint IAO and COS annual meeting, 2009.
  9. "General Medical Knowledge and Terminology." American Academy of Ophthalmology JCAHO Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 2009.
  10. "Evaluation of Adult Patient with Diplopia." American Academy of Ophthalmology, Atlanta, GA, 2009.
  11. "Update on Retinopathy of Prematurity" Division of Neonatology, Loyola University, Maywood, IL, 2009.
  12. "ROP Update" NICU, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, 2009.
  13. "Pseudotumor and 6th CN palsy" Loyola Department of Pediatrics, Maywood, IL, 2009.

Jay I. Perlman, MD, PhD

  1. “Granulocyte-colony stimulating factor protects retinal neurons from ischemic reperfusion injury.” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.

Peter Russo, OD

  1. “Diseases and Treatments of the Eye and Low Vision.” Northern IL University Department of Communicative Disorders: Deaf-Blindness Certificate One-Day Training Program, DeKalb, IL, February 12, 2009.
  2. “Experiences with my mission trip to Guatemala in 2009 as well as my local missionary efforts.” Foreign Ophthalmology Mission Day, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, June 19, 2009.
  3. “Clinical Optics.” The Chicago Curriculum in Ophthalmology, Chicago, IL, April 11, 2009.

Nikki Saraiya, MD

  1. “Effects of Intracameral Epi-“Shugarcaine” on Heart Rate and Blood Pressure during Cataract Surgery in patients at risk for Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome.”

Evan B. Stubbs, Jr., PhD

  1. “Granulocyte-colony stimulating factor protects retinal neurons from ischemic reperfusion injury.” St. Albert’s Day, Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, November 13, 2009.
  2. "Statin Attenuation of Peripheral Nerve Injury in an Animal Model of Guillain-Barré Syndrome." Cell Biology, Neurobiology & Anatomy Graduate Program, Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, November 16, 2009.

Susanne Tidow-Kebritichi, MD

  1. “Cataract/Glaucoma 2nd Fall Symposium: Controversies in Cataract Surgery and Glaucoma management.” Introduction of multifocal lenses in cataract surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, September 12, 2009.

Tracy Williams, OD

  1. “Missions in Guatemala.” Rotary Dupage AM, Wheaton, IL, January 21, 2009.
  2. “Working with Children with Low Vision.” Lions, Galena, IL, February 23, 2009.
  3. “Low Vision Impact in Your Communities.” Lions of IL Foundation, Oak Brook, IL, March 21, 2009.
  4. “Low Vision Rehabilitation for Macular Degeneration.”AMD Alliance International, Brazil, April 14 – 21, 2009.
  5. “Changes in Low Vision Rehabilitation Services.” Wheaton Eye Clinic Doctors, Wheaton, IL, April 22, 2009.
  6. “Incorporating Low Vision Rehabilitation with Blind Rehabilitation.” Hadley School for the Blind, Winnetka, IL, May 7-8, 2009.
  7. “Low Vision Rehabilitation, Understanding what’s Involved.” and “Getting Started in Low Vision Rehabilitation.” Maine Paraoptometric Association, Maine, May 15, 2009.
  8. “Living with Low Vision.” Lions, Wheaton, IL, May 20, 2009.
  9. “Becoming a Low Vision Ambassador.” Lions, Villa Park, IL, May 21, 2009.
  10. “Making Referrals for Low Vision Rehabilitation Services.” Referring Doctors, Wheaton, IL, June 15, 2009.
  11. “New Tools to Help Low Vision.” Lions, Oregon, IL, July 9, 2009.
  12. “Children with Low Vision in Sports.” USABA, July 15-17, 2009.
  13. “Telescopics and Improving Distance Vision.” Lions Jamboree, Galena, IL, August 11, 2009.
  14. “Driving With Low Vision.” Cable T.V., Chicago, IL, August 19, 2009.
  15. “Comprehensive Low Vision Rehabilitation Services.” Discovery Conference, Chicago, IL, August 20-21, 2009.
  16. “An Overview of Low Vision Rehabilitation Services.” China Presentation on Low Vision Rehabilitation provided, September 10, 2009.
  17. “What is Low Vision Rehabilitation?” (Videotaped presentation.) U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Presentation, Lisle, IL, September 22, 2009.
  18. “Low Vision and What it is?” IL Vision Coalition, Chicago, IL, October 7, 2009.
  19. “The Impact of Low Vision on our Economy.” BSPC, Springfield, IL, October 15, 2009.
  20. “The Benefits of Technology.” Rotary Dupage AM, Wheaton, IL, November 11, 2009.
  21. “Low Vision Rehabilitation Services and How to Access.” DHS Seminar, Wheaton, IL, November 12, 2009.