PARD 2019

Registration Opens at 10:00 am

The Nest Center, University of British Columbia Campus, 2nd level

A limited number of lunch boxes will be available to registered attendees (first come, first served)
Room Coordinator: Arturo Ramirez Miranda (Mexico)

 

The Performance Theatre
(Posterior Segment)

Room 2306/2309
(Anterior Segment)

 

 

Moderators: Juan Gallo (Argentina); Julie Burnier (Canada); Valentina Franco Cárdenas (Mexico)

Moderators: Alejandro Navas Pérez (Mexico); Enrique O. Graue Hernández (Mexico) Julio César Hernández Camarena (Mexico) 

 

12:00 PM – 12:05 PM

Fernando Arevalo
Welcome

Jorge Eugenio Valdez Garcia
Welcome

12:00 PM – 12:05 PM

12:05 PM – 12:10 PM

Mariana Matioli da Palma
Inherited Retinal Disease due to PRPH2 gene pathogenic variants

Valentina Marchetti
A xeno-free culture system for efficient derivation and amplification of human endothelial colony-forming cells from umbilical cord blood

12:05 PM – 12:10 PM

12:10 PM – 12:15 PM

Michel Desjarlais
microRNAs expression profiling in retinal and choroidal tissues in an oxygen-induced retinopathy (OIR) model

María Dolores Montalvo Parra
Characterization of a collagen-based engineered corneal endothelium

12:10 PM – 12:15 PM

12:15 PM – 12:20 PM

Rabah Dabouz
A novel IL-1 receptor modulator prevents photoreceptor loss in a model of age-related macular degeneration

Myriam Macdonald
Is Elafin Part of a Protective System in Basal Cell Carcinomas of the Eyelid?

12:15 PM – 12:20 PM

12:20 PM – 12:25 PM

Raquel Atienzar Aroca
Myocilin expression in the eye and blood of zebrafish

Itza Alan Uribe
Biochemical, thermal and anatomical characterization of the decellularized corneal scaffold

12:20 PM – 12:25 PM

12:25 PM – 12:30 PM

Adriana Sanchez Maldonado
Melanopsin mRNAs isoforms in the rabbit retina

Adriana Palomino Bernal
Lacrimal proteomic analysis in patients with lacrimal gland patholology

12:25 PM – 12:30 PM

12:30 PM – 12:35 PM

Ahmad Sidiqi
A longitudinal study of in vivo fluorescence imaging of curcumin-labeled amyloid beta deposits in the retina of an Alzheimer mouse model

Kira Antonyshyn
Corneal neurotization protects the cornea from epithelial thinning in a rat model of neurotrophic keratopathy

12:30 PM – 12:35 PM

12:35 PM – 12:40 PM

Brenda Salvador Gálvez
In vitro biocompatibility analysis of 3D printed diatom-inspired polymer-based prototypes for intraocular drug delivery

Carmen Martinez-Garcia
Molecular changes of collagen and proteoglycans in corneal alkali burn healing

12:35 PM – 12:40 PM

12:40 PM – 12:45 PM

Diogo Bitoque
PDMAEMA non-viral vectors efficiently express PDE6β in the rd10 mouse model of Retinitis Pigmentosa

Paloma Lopez Montemayor
Antiproliferative, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity of lyophilized Siempreviva in human pterygium fibroblasts

12:40 PM – 12:45 PM

12:45 PM – 12:50 PM

Idaira Sanchez
Intravitreal bromfenac with liposomes. A toxicology study in rabbit eyes.

Daniela Gomez-Elizondo
Novel mutations associated with keratoconus found by a bioinformatic approach

12:45 PM – 12:50 PM

12:50 PM – 12:55 PM

Stephanie Osinchuk
Vitreal cytokine profile in rats innoculated with bovine insoluble Melanin Associated Antigen, type 1 collagen, and type 2 collagen, and the influence of age and sex on uveitis

Simon P. Holland
Enhancement with TE-PRK for Residual Refractive Error after Cataract and Refractive Surgery

12:50 PM – 12:55 PM

12:55 PM – 1:00 PM

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Mariana Lopez-Martinez
Effect of different FBS concentrations on the proliferation of primary subculture of human pterygium fibroblasts

12:55 PM – 1:00 PM

1:00 PM – 1:05 PM

Francisco Javier Valentín Bravo
Meta-Analysis of the rs243865 MMP-2 Polymorphism and Age Related Macular Degeneration Risk

Helena Maria Filipe
Layer-by-layer coating to control the diclofenac release from contact lenses material

1:00 PM – 1:05 PM

1:05 PM – 1:10 PM

Ana Raquel Santiago
Extracellular vesicles released by microglia exposed to elevated hydrostatic pressure promote retinal neural cell loss and microglia reactivity

Renato Galao Leca
Evaluation of the vitamin D3 levels in tear and blood of college students practicing indoor and outdoor physical activities

1:05 PM – 1:10 PM

1:10 PM – 1:15 PM

Raquel Boia
Adenosine A3 receptor agonist prevents the loss of retinal ganglion cells in a glaucoma model

Ignacio Rodríguez Uña
Protective role of intraocular lenses under LED illumination

1:10 PM – 1:15 PM

1:15 PM – 1:20 PM

Rute Araújo
Enhanced antiangiogenic activity of PlGF silencing in combination with PEDF overexpression in ocular neovascular diseases

Diana Alejandra Cortes
Temperature of the ocular surface through infrared thermography imaging in the healthy adults population

1:15 PM – 1:20 PM

1:20 PM – 1:25 PM

Gilvan Vilarinho da Silva Amb.
Comparative analysis of the prognostic value between the Pediatric Ocular Trauma Score and the Toddler/Infant Ocular Trauma Score in Brazilian children.

Eva Chamorro
Mesopic visual function attained by lenses specifically designed for mesopic vision

1:20 PM – 1:25 PM

1:25 PM – 1:30 PM

Hae Jin Kim
Macula ON and OFF Retinal Detachment and Ocular Trauma: clinical features.

Seung Hyun (Sam) Min
The ocular dominance shift from short-term monocular deprivation is short-lived

1:25 PM – 1:30 PM

1:30 PM – 1:35 PM

Matthew Richard Kondoff
Risk Factors for Urgent Ophthalmologic Intervention in Orbital Fractures at a Level I Trauma Center

Ruben Espino Icazbalceta
Complications in resident-performed phacoemulsification cataract surgery at an ophthalmology center in Mexico City: Results of 7 years.

1:30 PM – 1:35 PM

1:35 PM – 1:40 PM

Alicia Alejandra Goyeneche
Characterization of uveal melanoma cell lines grown in three-dimensional culture systems

Joseph Hanna
Adrenergic Control of Lymphatic Drainage from the Eye

1:35 PM – 1:40 PM

1:40 PM – 1:45 PM

Eva Jin
Beta-blocker: a potential adjuvant therapy for Uveal Melanoma

Denise Loya García
Assessment of dry eye parameters after corneal refractive surgery in Mexican patients

1:40 PM – 1:45 PM

1:45 PM – 1:50 PM

Paulina Garcia de Alba Graue
Expression of cysteinyl leukotriene receptors 1 and 2 in uveal melanoma

Nallely Rubi Morales Mancillas
Correlation between ocular surface disease index and dry eye functional parameters using a non-invasive method

1:45 PM – 1:50 PM

1:50 PM – 1:55 PM

Prisca Raquel Bustamante Alvarez
GNAQ and GNA11 in circulating tumor DNA as a novel liquid biopsy-based biomarker for Uveal Melanoma

Leire Irusteta Jimenez
Clinical profile and age related risk factors in microbial keratitis in the elderly in a referral center in Mexico City

1:50 PM – 1:55 PM

1:55 PM – 2:00 PM

Sarah Tadhg Ferrier
Methylation Clustering in Uveal Melanoma

Eduardo Jose Polania-Baron
Clinical-Microbiological profile and antibiotic sensitivity in microbial keratitis in elderly patients.

1:55 PM – 2:00 PM

2:00 PM – 2:05 PM

Thupten Tsering
Proteomic Profile of Extracellular Vesicles from Uveal Melanoma cell lines

Jennifer Ling
Interface Keratitis following Lamellar Keratoplasty: A Retrospective Case Series

2:00 PM – 2:05 PM

2:05 PM – 2:10 PM

Maryam Eslami
The Resurgence of Ocular Syphilis in British Columbia: 2013-2016   A Retrospective Chart Review

Dahana Lucia Thalia Mendoza García
Corneal crosslinking effects on tear inflammatory mediators in patients with keratoconus (recipient 2019 Arno Habicht Award for Research Sciences)

2:05 PM – 2:10 PM

2:10 PM – 2:15 PM

Felipe Prado
Clinical and epidemiological description of multiple evanescent white dot syndrome in Mexican population.

Daniel Robles Yeme
Profile of inflammatory factors in patients with keratoconus after penetrating keratoplasty

2:10 PM – 2:15 PM

2:15 PM – 2:23 PM

Saanwalshah Samir Saincher
Inflammation Relapse and Remission in Patients with Non-infectious Ocular Inflammation by Etiology and Treatment

Natalia Paulina Quiroz Casian
Optimizing time in crosslinking: scleral lens based riboflavin impregnation.   A pilot study

2:15 PM – 2:23 PM

2:20 PM – 2:25 PM

Valery Fabiola Ascuña Valdivia
White dot syndrome: incidence, clinical findings and management in ophthalmology reference center during the last 17 years

Norma Cecilia Morales Flores
Keratoconus stability after corneal accelerated crosslinking

2:20 PM – 2:25 PM

2:25 PM – 2:30 PM

Aristofanes Mendonça Canamary Jr.
Quality of life and psychosocial aspects in patients with ocular toxoplasmosis: A clinical study in a tertiary care hospital in Brazil (recipient 2019 Arno Habicht Award for Research Sciences)

Mayte Arino
Clinical outome of 150 consecutive cases undergoing Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty

2:25 PM – 2:30 PM

2:30 PM – 2:35 PM

Deisy Nallely Delgado
Clinical and epidemiological description of Serpinginous Choroiditis

Maria Elena Montpetit Gonzalez
The effect of cornea preservation time on Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty outcomes.

2:30 PM – 2:35 PM

2:35 PM – 2:40 PM

João Victor Ramos de Toledo Negrão
Social interaction in children with visual disabilities who live in a developing country II: functional mobility.

Carlos Adolfo Muller-Morales
Visual outcomes and complications with Boston Type 1 Keratoprosthesis in an ophthalmology referral center in Mexico City from 2010 to 2018

2:35 PM – 2:40 PM

2:40 PM – 2:45 PM

Peng Yan
Decreasing Medical and Surgical Vitreoretinal Physicians for Seniors in Ontario, Canada from 2009 to 2016

Nicolás Kahuam López
Femtosecond laser versus mechanical microkeratome use for laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis (LASIK): Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

2:40 PM – 2:45 PM

2:45 PM – 2:50 PM

Gabriela Estefania Pacheco Callirgos
Screening of diabetic retinopathy by the public health system with a new teleophthalmology programme based on the incorporation of a external reading center. Effectiveness and degree of satisfaction of patients and healthcare proffesionals

Jesús Merayo
Plasma Rich in Growth Factors membrane in the treatment of Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency.

2:45 PM – 2:50 PM

2:50 PM – 2:55 PM

Livia de Andrade Freire
Social interaction in children with visual disabilities who live in a developing country I: face recognition ability.

Álvaro Meana
Low scale production of advanced therapy medicinal products for limbal stem cell deficiency.

2:50 PM – 2:55 PM

2:55 PM – 3:00 PM

Tais Siqueira Venancio
Social interaction in children with visual disabilities who live in a developing country III: health-related quality of life.

Adriana Margarita Arias Amador
Microspherophakia: incidence and clinical and ophthalmologic features in a series of Mexican patients

2:55 PM – 3:00 PM

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

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3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

3:15 PM – 3:18 PM

Miguel N Burnier Jr.
Introduction of Keynote speaker

 

3:15 PM – 3:18 PM

3:18 PM – 3:30 PM

Frederick S. Mikelberg
Keynote talk: Normal Pressure Glaucoma – Lessons Learned and Lessons Forgotten

 

3:18 PM – 3:30 PM

3:40 PM – 3:45 PM

Anthony Christopher Maida Medina
The Bolivian Diabetic Retinopathy (BOLDR) Project for screening and management of patients with diabetic retinopathy (DR) in underserved areas(recipient 2019 Pyott/ARVO travel Award)

Daniela Enriquez-Ochoa
Inhibition of pterygium fibroblasts viability by a Siempre viva plant extract partitioned in Aqueous-Two Phase Systems

3:40 PM – 3:45 PM

3:45 PM – 3:50 PM

Geoffrey Ching
Incidence of and Risk Factors for Cystoid Macular Edema Post-Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty

Bruna Gil Ferreira
Ophthalmological Care and Eyeglasses Distribution in Brazil’s Countryside: Descriptive and Epidemiological Data of Nearly Five Thousand Patients

3:45 PM – 3:50 PM

3:50 PM – 3:55 PM

Andrew F Smith
Trends in the prevalence of blindness and national income levels: findings from 157 countries from 1990 to 2015

Ayman Aljohani
Incidence of Corneal Dystrophy and Degeneration in a Large Ocular Pathology Centre: A 10 Year Analysis

3:50 PM – 3:55 PM

3:55 PM – 4:00 PM

Sabato Ceruso
Artificial intelligence for the automatic detection of diabetic retinopathy with feedback from key areas

Claudia Zepeda-Palacio
Changes in T staging prevalence for eyelid carcinoma after AJCC 2018 guidelines.

3:55 PM – 4:00 PM

4:00 PM – 4:05 PM

José David Morales Chacón
The Foveal Avascular Zone Area in Healthy Eyes Measured by Ocular Coherence Tomography Angiography Using a Full Spectrum Probabilistic Algorithm

Jacqueline Coblentz
Histopathology findings in the trabecular meshwork of eyes with glaucoma drainage devices

4:00 PM – 4:05 PM

4:05 PM – 4:10 PM

Sandra Belalcazar
Concordance between color photo interpretation of the optic nerve and an Unsupervised Learning Algorithm to determine optic nerve damage

Mario Montelongo
Is Severity of Glaucomatous Visual Field Loss Associated with Short-term IOP Lowering Effect of SLT?

4:05 PM – 4:10 PM

4:10 PM – 4:15 PM

Hernan Andres Rios
Deep Learning Method to Identify Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema Characteristics

Haaris Khan
Gonioscopy-Assisted Transluminal Trabeculotomy: A Retrospective Review of Cases with 6-month Follow-up

4:10 PM – 4:15 PM

4:15 PM – 4:20 PM

Jenny Ma
Ocular Manifestations of Disseminated Mycobacterium Chimaera Infection After Cardiothoracic Surgery

Lucia Delgadillo Ricaud
Efficacy and safety of transscleral micropulsed laser in the treatment of glaucoma refractory to treatment

4:15 PM – 4:20 PM

4:20 PM – 4:25 PM

Johanna Garzon P.
Changes in retinal thickness and alterations in multifocal electrorretinogram in Alzheimers disease

Clarisa Del Hierro
Micropulse Transscleral Cyclophotocoagulation in Refractory Glaucoma. 6 month follow-up.

4:20 PM – 4:25 PM

4:25 PM – 4:30 PM

Manuel Arturo Trujillo Alvarez
Minimum Image Gain in the follow up of endophthalmitis

Ali Salimi
Implantation of two second-generation trabecular micro-bypass stents with concomitant cataract surgery in primary angle closure glaucoma: one-year outcome

4:25 PM – 4:30 PM

4:30 PM – 4:35 PM

Maria Lucia Urani
Evaluation of cone function in diabetic retinopathy with and without macular edema using the Rabin Cone Contract Test

Shayan Shokoohi
Effect of topical anti-glaucoma drugs on the incidence of herpetic simplex keratitis

4:30 PM – 4:35 PM

4:35 PM – 4:40 PM

Maria Vieira
Thrombophilic risk factors for retinal vein occlusion

Paulo Schor
Barbatimão (Stryphnodendron adstringens) extract as a potent corneal crosslinking agent: Laboratory characterization by differential scanning calorimetry (DSC)

4:35 PM – 4:40 PM

4:40 PM – 4:45 PM

Tomas Nabil Saddi
Comparison of eplerenone versus melatonin as therapeutic options for the treatment of non-resolving and chronic central serous chorioretinopathy (recipient 2019 Arno Habicht Award for Research Sciences)

Keean Nanji
Health State Measurement of Glaucoma Patients

4:40 PM – 4:45 PM

4:45 PM – 4:50 PM

Estefania Ibarra Elizalde
Minimal image gain in vitreous hemorrhage. A comparison between graders and between systems

Rita Laiginhas
Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in severely obese patients

4:45 PM – 4:50 PM

4:50 PM – 4:55 PM

Rosa Dolz Marco
Influence of significant astigmatism error in the quantitative analysis of OCT-A images.

Siqi Li
NLRP3 inflammasome contributes to retinal ganglion cell (RGC) death during glaucoma pathogenesis in DBA/2J mouse model.

4:50 PM – 4:55 PM

4:55 PM – 5:00 PM

Jesus Guerrero Becerril
Prevalence of dry eye syndrome in patients with type 2 diabetes

Susana Alexandre
Role of rare FOXC2 and PITX2 variants in congenital glaucoma

4:55 PM – 5:00 PM

5:00 PM – 5:05 PM

Natalia Maes
Incidence of Surgical Glaucoma secondary to Anti-VEGF intravitreal injections in a 2 years study

Sergio Bonaque-González
Extremely high resolution ocular aberrometry up to 2.4 million points

5:00 PM – 5:05 PM

5:05 PM – 5:10 PM

Cristina Plata Palazuelos
Mutational analysis of the PABPN1 gene in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy

Kenzo Tomishige
New “Chameleon-like” Corneal Endothelial Image Pattern generated by Specular Microscope

5:05 PM – 5:10 PM

5:10 PM – 5:15 PM

Jeniffer Trenado Luna
Evaluation of diabetic macular ischemia using Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography and Fluorescein Angiography

Aishwarya Sundaram
An Eye on the Air: Settle Plate Testing to Measure Air Quality in a Tertiary Care Ophthalmology Department during Fast Track Vs. Regular Cataract Procedures

5:10 PM – 5:15 PM

5:15 PM – 5:20 PM

Daniela F. Santos
Pyrogallol-O-sulfate decreases the expression of pro-angiogenic and pro-inflammatory proteins in diabetic retinopathy

Roberto Gonzalez-Salinas
Influence of angle κ postoperative higher order aberrations employing two Diffractive Trifocal IOL platforms.

5:15 PM – 5:20 PM

5:20 PM – 5:25 PM

Jose Miguel Cleva Millor
Theoretical model to predict usable areas of a progressive lens for reading in computer screens

Martín Zalazar
Development and performance of a microsensor for the ocular health evaluation.

5:20 PM – 5:25 PM

5:25 PM – 5:30 PM

Daniela Roca Contreras
Nerve fiber layer thickness in a Latin American population using spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT)

Christina Mastromonaco
Large-scale analysis of intraocular lens opacifications using digital automated detection software

5:25 PM – 5:30 PM

5:30 PM – 5:40 PM

BREAK (rooms combine)

BREAK (move to Performance Theatre)

5:30 PM – 5:40 PM

5:40 PM – 5:43 PM

Miguel N Burnier Jr.
Introduction of Keynote speaker

 

 

5:43 PM – 5:55 PM

Michael J. Young
Keynote talk: Translating retinal stem cells

 

 

5:55 PM – 6:00 PM

Jorge E. Valdez Garcia

Thank Allergan and reps for support

 

 

6:00 PM 

Fernando Arevalo & Jorge E. Valdez Garcia

Awards:

2019 Pyott/ARVO Travel Award (sponsored by the David and Molly Pyott Foundation)

• Anthony Christopher Maida Medina (Bolivia)

2019 Arno Habicht Award for Research Sciences (sponsored by The Allergan Foundation)

• Dahana Lucia Thalia Mendoza García (Mexico)

• Aristofanes Mendonça Canamary Jr. (Brazil)

• Tomas Nabil Saddi (Argentina)

 

 

 

Adjourn to Reception

 

6:00 PM

 

 

The Performance Theatre
(Posterior Segment)

 

Moderators: Juan Gallo (Argentina); Julie Burnier (Canada); Valentina Franco Cárdenas (Mexico)

12:00  – 12:05

Fernando Arevalo
Welcome

12:05  – 12:10

Mariana Matioli da Palma
Inherited Retinal Disease due to PRPH2 gene pathogenic variants

12:10  – 12:15

Michel Desjarlais
microRNAs expression profiling in retinal and choroidal tissues in an oxygen-induced retinopathy (OIR) model

12:15  – 12:20

Rabah Dabouz
A novel IL-1 receptor modulator prevents photoreceptor loss in a model of age-related macular degeneration

12:20  – 12:25

Raquel Atienzar Aroca
Myocilin expression in the eye and blood of zebrafish

12:25  – 12:30

Adriana Sanchez Maldonado
Melanopsin mRNAs isoforms in the rabbit retina

12:30  – 12:35

Ahmad Sidiqi
A longitudinal study of in vivo fluorescence imaging of curcumin-labeled amyloid beta deposits in the retina of an Alzheimer mouse model

12:35  – 12:40

Brenda Salvador Gálvez
In vitro biocompatibility analysis of 3D printed diatom-inspired polymer-based prototypes for intraocular drug delivery

12:40  – 12:45

Diogo Bitoque
PDMAEMA non-viral vectors efficiently express PDE6β in the rd10 mouse model of Retinitis Pigmentosa

12:45  – 12:50

Idaira Sanchez
Intravitreal bromfenac with liposomes. A toxicology study in rabbit eyes.

12:50  – 12:55

Stephanie Osinchuk
Vitreal cytokine profile in rats innoculated with bovine insoluble Melanin Associated Antigen, type 1 collagen, and type 2 collagen, and the influence of age and sex on uveitis

12:55  – 1:00

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1:00  – 1:05

Francisco Javier Valentín Bravo
Meta-Analysis of the rs243865 MMP-2 Polymorphism and Age Related Macular Degeneration Risk

1:05  – 1:10

Ana Raquel Santiago
Extracellular vesicles released by microglia exposed to elevated hydrostatic pressure promote retinal neural cell loss and microglia reactivity

1:10  – 1:15

Raquel Boia
Adenosine A3 receptor agonist prevents the loss of retinal ganglion cells in a glaucoma model

1:15  – 1:20

Rute Araújo
Enhanced antiangiogenic activity of PlGF silencing in combination with PEDF overexpression in ocular neovascular diseases

1:20  – 1:25

Gilvan Vilarinho da Silva Amb.
Comparative analysis of the prognostic value between the Pediatric Ocular Trauma Score and the Toddler/Infant Ocular Trauma Score in Brazilian children.

1:25  – 1:30

Hae Jin Kim
Macula ON and OFF Retinal Detachment and Ocular Trauma: clinical features.

1:30  – 1:35

Matthew Richard Kondoff
Risk Factors for Urgent Ophthalmologic Intervention in Orbital Fractures at a Level I Trauma Center

1:35  – 1:40

Alicia Alejandra Goyeneche
Characterization of uveal melanoma cell lines grown in three-dimensional culture systems

1:40  – 1:45

Eva Jin
Beta-blocker: a potential adjuvant therapy for Uveal Melanoma

1:45  – 1:50

Paulina Garcia de Alba Graue
Expression of cysteinyl leukotriene receptors 1 and 2 in uveal melanoma

1:50  – 1:55

Prisca Raquel Bustamante Alvarez
GNAQ and GNA11 in circulating tumor DNA as a novel liquid biopsy-based biomarker for Uveal Melanoma

1:55  – 2:00

Sarah Tadhg Ferrier
Methylation Clustering in Uveal Melanoma

2:00  – 2:05

Thupten Tsering
Proteomic Profile of Extracellular Vesicles from Uveal Melanoma cell lines

2:05  – 2:10

Maryam Eslami
The Resurgence of Ocular Syphilis in British Columbia: 2013-2016   A Retrospective Chart Review

2:10  – 2:15

Felipe Prado
Clinical and epidemiological description of multiple evanescent white dot syndrome in Mexican population.

2:15  – 2:23

Saanwalshah Samir Saincher
Inflammation Relapse and Remission in Patients with Non-infectious Ocular Inflammation by Etiology and Treatment

2:20  – 2:25

Valery Fabiola Ascuña Valdivia
White dot syndrome: incidence, clinical findings and management in ophthalmology reference center during the last 17 years

2:25  – 2:30

Aristofanes Mendonça Canamary Jr.
Quality of life and psychosocial aspects in patients with ocular toxoplasmosis: A clinical study in a tertiary care hospital in Brazil (recipient 2019 Arno Habicht Award for Research Sciences)

2:30  – 2:35

Deisy Nallely Delgado
Clinical and epidemiological description of Serpinginous Choroiditis

2:35  – 2:40

João Victor Ramos de Toledo Negrão
Social interaction in children with visual disabilities who live in a developing country II: functional mobility.

2:40  – 2:45

Peng Yan
Decreasing Medical and Surgical Vitreoretinal Physicians for Seniors in Ontario, Canada from 2009 to 2016

2:45  – 2:50

Gabriela Estefania Pacheco Callirgos
Screening of diabetic retinopathy by the public health system with a new teleophthalmology programme based on the incorporation of a external reading center. Effectiveness and degree of satisfaction of patients and healthcare proffesionals

2:50  – 2:55

Livia de Andrade Freire
Social interaction in children with visual disabilities who live in a developing country I: face recognition ability.

2:55  – 3:00

Tais Siqueira Venancio
Social interaction in children with visual disabilities who live in a developing country III: health-related quality of life.

3:00  – 3:15

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3:15  – 3:18

Miguel N Burnier Jr.
Introduction of Keynote speaker

3:18  – 3:30

Frederick S. Mikelberg
Keynote talk: Normal Pressure Glaucoma – Lessons Learned and Lessons Forgotten

3:40  – 3:45

Anthony Christopher Maida Medina
The Bolivian Diabetic Retinopathy (BOLDR) Project for screening and management of patients with diabetic retinopathy (DR) in underserved areas(recipient 2019 Pyott/ARVO travel Award)

3:45  – 3:50

Geoffrey Ching
Incidence of and Risk Factors for Cystoid Macular Edema Post-Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty

3:50  – 3:55

Andrew F Smith
Trends in the prevalence of blindness and national income levels: findings from 157 countries from 1990 to 2015

3:55  – 4:00

Sabato Ceruso
Artificial intelligence for the automatic detection of diabetic retinopathy with feedback from key areas

4:00  – 4:05

José David Morales Chacón
The Foveal Avascular Zone Area in Healthy Eyes Measured by Ocular Coherence Tomography Angiography Using a Full Spectrum Probabilistic Algorithm

4:05  – 4:10

Sandra Belalcazar
Concordance between color photo interpretation of the optic nerve and an Unsupervised Learning Algorithm to determine optic nerve damage

4:10  – 4:15

Hernan Andres Rios
Deep Learning Method to Identify Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema Characteristics

4:15  – 4:20

Jenny Ma
Ocular Manifestations of Disseminated Mycobacterium Chimaera Infection After Cardiothoracic Surgery

4:20  – 4:25

Johanna Garzon P.
Changes in retinal thickness and alterations in multifocal electrorretinogram in Alzheimers disease

4:25  – 4:30

Manuel Arturo Trujillo Alvarez
Minimum Image Gain in the follow up of endophthalmitis

4:30  – 4:35

Maria Lucia Urani
Evaluation of cone function in diabetic retinopathy with and without macular edema using the Rabin Cone Contract Test

4:35  – 4:40

Maria Vieira
Thrombophilic risk factors for retinal vein occlusion

4:40  – 4:45

Tomas Nabil Saddi
Comparison of eplerenone versus melatonin as therapeutic options for the treatment of non-resolving and chronic central serous chorioretinopathy (recipient 2019 Arno Habicht Award for Research Sciences)

4:45  – 4:50

Estefania Ibarra Elizalde
Minimal image gain in vitreous hemorrhage. A comparison between graders and between systems

4:50  – 4:55

Rosa Dolz Marco
Influence of significant astigmatism error in the quantitative analysis of OCT-A images.

4:55  – 5:00

Jesus Guerrero Becerril
Prevalence of dry eye syndrome in patients with type 2 diabetes

5:00  – 5:05

Natalia Maes
Incidence of Surgical Glaucoma secondary to Anti-VEGF intravitreal injections in a 2 years study

5:05  – 5:10

Cristina Plata Palazuelos
Mutational analysis of the PABPN1 gene in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy

5:10  – 5:15

Jeniffer Trenado Luna
Evaluation of diabetic macular ischemia using Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography and Fluorescein Angiography

5:15  – 5:20

Daniela F. Santos
Pyrogallol-O-sulfate decreases the expression of pro-angiogenic and pro-inflammatory proteins in diabetic retinopathy

5:20  – 5:25

Jose Miguel Cleva Millor
Theoretical model to predict usable areas of a progressive lens for reading in computer screens

5:25  – 5:30

Daniela Roca Contreras
Nerve fiber layer thickness in a Latin American population using spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT)

5:30  – 5:40

BREAK (rooms combine)

 5:40 -5:43

Miguel N Burnier Jr.
Introduction of Keynote speaker

 5:43  – 5:55

Michael J. Young
Keynote talk: Translating retinal stem cells

 

Jorge E. Valdez Garcia

Thank Allergan and reps for support

 

Fernando Arevalo & Jorge E. Valdez Garcia

Awards:

2019 Pyott/ARVO Travel Award (sponsored by the David and Molly Pyott Foundation)

• Anthony Christopher Maida Medina (Bolivia)

2019 Arno Habicht Award for Research Sciences (sponsored by The Allergan Foundation)

• Dahana Lucia Thalia Mendoza García (Mexico)

• Aristofanes Mendonça Canamary Jr. (Brazil)

• Tomas Nabil Saddi (Argentina)

 6:00

Adjourn to Reception

  Room 2306/2309
(Anterior Segment)
  Moderators: Alejandro Navas Pérez (Mexico); Enrique O. Graue Hernández (Mexico); Julio César Hernández Camarena (Mexico)
12:00  – 12:05 Jorge Eugenio Valdez Garcia
Welcome
12:05  – 12:10 Valentina Marchetti
A xeno-free culture system for efficient derivation and amplification of human endothelial colony-forming cells from umbilical cord blood
12:10  – 12:15 María Dolores Montalvo Parra
Characterization of a collagen-based engineered corneal endothelium
12:15  – 12:20 Myriam Macdonald
Is Elafin Part of a Protective System in Basal Cell Carcinomas of the Eyelid?
12:20  – 12:25 Itza Alan Uribe
Biochemical, thermal and anatomical characterization of the decellularized corneal scaffold
12:25  – 12:30 Adriana Palomino Bernal
Lacrimal proteomic analysis in patients with lacrimal gland patholology
12:30  – 12:35 Kira Antonyshyn
Corneal neurotization protects the cornea from epithelial thinning in a rat model of neurotrophic keratopathy
12:35  – 12:40 Carmen Martinez-Garcia
Molecular changes of collagen and proteoglycans in corneal alkali burn healing
12:40  – 12:45 Paloma Lopez Montemayor
Antiproliferative, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity of lyophilized Siempreviva in human pterygium fibroblasts
12:45  – 12:50 Daniela Gomez-Elizondo
Novel mutations associated with keratoconus found by a bioinformatic approach
12:50  – 12:55 Simon P Holland
Enhancement with TE-PRK for Residual Refractive Error after Cataract and Refractive Surgery
12:55  – 1:00 Mariana Lopez-Martinez
Effect of different FBS concentrations on the proliferation of primary subculture of human pterygium fibroblasts
1:00  – 1:05 Helena Maria Filipe
Layer-by-layer coating to control the diclofenac release from contact lenses material
1:05  – 1:10 Renato Galao Leca
Evaluation of the vitamin D3 levels in tear and blood of college students practicing indoor and outdoor physical activities
1:10  – 1:15 Ignacio Rodríguez Uña
Protective role of intraocular lenses under LED illumination
1:15  – 1:20 Diana Alejandra Cortes
Temperature of the ocular surface through infrared thermography imaging in the healthy adults population
1:20  – 1:25 Eva Chamorro
Mesopic visual function attained by lenses specifically designed for mesopic vision
1:25  – 1:30 Seung Hyun (Sam) Min
The ocular dominance shift from short-term monocular deprivation is short-lived
1:30  – 1:35 Ruben Espino Icasbalceta
Complications in resident-performed phacoemulsification cataract surgery at an ophthalmology center in Mexico City: Results of 7 years.
1:35  – 1:40 Joseph Hanna
Adrenergic Control of Lymphatic Drainage from the Eye
1:40  – 1:45 Denise Loya García
Assessment of dry eye parameters after corneal refractive surgery in Mexican patients
1:45  – 1:50 Nallely Rubi Morales Mancillas
Correlation between ocular surface disease index and dry eye functional parameters using a non-invasive method
1:50  – 1:55 Leire Irusteta Jimenez
Clinical profile and age related risk factors in microbial keratitis in the elderly in a referral center in Mexico City
1:55  – 2:00 Eduardo Jose Polania-Baron
Clinical-Microbiological profile and antibiotic sensitivity in microbial keratitis in elderly patients.
2:00  – 2:05 Jennifer Ling
Interface Keratitis following Lamellar Keratoplasty: A Retrospective Case Series
2:05  – 2:10 Dahana Lucia Thalia Mendoza García
Corneal crosslinking effects on tear inflammatory mediators in patients with keratoconus (recipient 2019 Arno Habicht Award for Research Sciences)
2:10  – 2:15 Daniel Robles Yeme
Profile of inflammatory factors in patients with keratoconus after penetrating keratoplasty
2:15  – 2:23 Natalia Paulina Quiroz Casian
Optimizing time in crosslinking: scleral lens based riboflavin impregnation.   A pilot study
2:20  – 2:25 Norma Cecilia Morales Flores
Keratoconus stability after corneal accelerated crosslinking
2:25  – 2:30 Mayte Arino
Clinical outome of 150 consecutive cases undergoing Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty
2:30  – 2:35 Maria Elena Montpetit Gonzalez
The effect of cornea preservation time on Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty outcomes.
2:35  – 2:40 Carlos Adolfo Muller-Morales
Visual outcomes and complications with Boston Type 1 Keratoprosthesis in an ophthalmology referral center in Mexico City from 2010 to 2018
2:40  – 2:45 Nicolás Kahuam López
Femtosecond laser versus mechanical microkeratome use for laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis (LASIK): Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
2:45  – 2:50 Jesús Merayo
Plasma Rich in Growth Factors membrane in the treatment of Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency.
2:50  – 2:55 Álvaro Meana
Low scale production of advanced therapy medicinal products for limbal stem cell deficiency.
2:55  – 3:00 Adriana Margarita Arias Amador
Microspherophakia: incidence and clinical and ophthalmologic features in a series of Mexican patients
3:00  – 3:15 BREAK
3:15  – 3:18  
3:18  – 3:30  
3:40  – 3:45 Daniela Enriquez-Ochoa
Inhibition of pterygium fibroblasts viability by a Siempre viva plant extract partitioned in Aqueous-Two Phase Systems
3:45  – 3:50 Bruna Gil Ferreira
Ophthalmological Care and Eyeglasses Distribution in Brazil’s Countryside: Descriptive and Epidemiological Data of Nearly Five Thousand Patients
3:50  – 3:55 Ayman Aljohani
Incidence of Corneal Dystrophy and Degeneration in a Large Ocular Pathology Centre: A 10 Year Analysis
3:55  – 4:00 Claudia Zepeda-Palacio
Changes in T staging prevalence for eyelid carcinoma after AJCC 2018 guidelines.
4:00  – 4:05 Jacqueline Coblentz
Histopathology findings in the trabecular meshwork of eyes with glaucoma drainage devices
4:05  – 4:10 Mario Montelongo
Is Severity of Glaucomatous Visual Field Loss Associated with Short-term IOP Lowering Effect of SLT?
4:10  – 4:15 Geoffrey Law
Gonioscopy-Assisted Transluminal Trabeculotomy: A Retrospective Review of Cases with 6-month Follow-up
4:15  – 4:20 Lucia Delgadillo Ricaud
Efficacy and safety of transscleral micropulsed laser in the treatment of glaucoma refractory to treatment
4:20  – 4:25 Clarisa Del Hierro
Micropulse Transscleral Cyclophotocoagulation in Refractory Glaucoma. 6 month follow-up.
4:25  – 4:30 Ali Salimi
Implantation of two second-generation trabecular micro-bypass stents with concomitant cataract surgery in primary angle closure glaucoma: one-year outcome
4:30  – 4:35 Shayan Shokoohi
Effect of topical anti-glaucoma drugs on the incidence of herpetic simplex keratitis
4:35  – 4:40 Paulo Schor
Barbatimão (Stryphnodendron adstringens) extract as a potent corneal crosslinking agent: Laboratory characterization by differential scanning calorimetry (DSC)
4:40  – 4:45 Keean Nanji
Health State Measurement of Glaucoma Patients
4:45  – 4:50 Rita Laiginhas
Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in severely obese patients
4:50  – 4:55 Siqi Li
NLRP3 inflammasome contributes to retinal ganglion cell (RGC) death during glaucoma pathogenesis in DBA/2J mouse model.
4:55  – 5:00 Susana Alexandre
Role of rare FOXC2 and PITX2 variants in congenital glaucoma
5:00  – 5:05 Sergio Bonaque-González
Extremely high resolution ocular aberrometry up to 2.4 million points
5:05  – 5:10 Kenzo Tomishige
New “Chameleon-like” Corneal Endothelial Image Pattern generated by Specular Microscope
5:10  – 5:15 Ashwarya Sundaram
An Eye on the Air: Settle Plate Testing to Measure Air Quality in a Tertiary Care Ophthalmology Department during Fast Track Vs. Regular Cataract Procedures
5:15  – 5:20 Roberto Gonzalez-Salinas
Influence of angle κ postoperative higher order aberrations employing two Diffractive Trifocal IOL platforms.
5:20  – 5:25 Martín Zalazar
Develoent and performance of a microsensor for the ocular health evaluation.
5:25  – 5:30 Christina Mastromonaco
Large-scale analysis of intraocular lens opacifications using digital automated detection software
5:30  – 5:40 BREAK (move to Performance Theatre)