Thank you to all who attended and participated in the ISER/BrightFocus 2017 Glaucoma Symposium October 5-8, 2017 at the Emory Conference Center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

This symposium brought together leaders in the field of glaucoma to discuss basic catalyzing treatments for the condition.

World-class keynote speakers:


Janey Wiggs, MD, PhD
Janey_Wiggs@meei.harvard.edu
Massachusetts Eye and Ear
Harvard Medical School
"Primary Open-angle Glaucoma Genetics:
Insights into a Complex Disease"

Don Zack, MD, PhD
donzack@gmail.com
Wilmer Eye Institute
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
"High Content Screening Approaches to
Identify Novel Neuroprotective
Agents for Glaucoma"

Ernst Tamm, MD
Ernst.Tamm@vkl.uni-regensburg.de
Institute of Anatomy
University of Regensburg
"Aqueous Humor
Outflow and Beyond - Failure of Molecular Homeostasis in Glaucoma"
 

Susan E. Quaggin, MD
quaggin@northwestern.edu
Department of Medicine (Nephrology)
Northwestern University
"High 'TEK' Solutions for Glaucoma"

Balwantray Chauhan, PhD
Balwantray.Chauhan@Dal.Ca
Mathers Professor and Research Director
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Dalhousie University, Canada
"Imaging Retinal Ganglion Cells"

Leopold Schmetterer, PhD
leopold.schmetterer@seri.com.sg
Department of Ophthalmology
Singapore Eye Research Institute
"Glaucoma Imaging - What We See and
What We Want to See"

2017 Symposium Photos

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Scientific Program Information

Session Moderators:

  • Jeff Goldberg, PhD
  • Monica Vetter, PhD
  • Claire Mitchell, PhD
  • Gareth Howell, PhD
  • Yang Hu, MD, PhD
  • Rachel Kuchtey, PhD
  • Collen McDowell, PhD
  • Paloma Liton, PhD
  • Joel Schuman, MD
  • Ted Acott, PhD
  • Paul Kaufman, MD
  • Yvonne Ou, MD
  • Darryl Overby, PhD
  • Ian Pitha, MD, PhD
  • Gillian McLellan, PhD
  • Tatjana Jakobs, MD
  • Harry Quigley, MD
  • Chris Girkin, MD
  • Brian Samuels, MD, PhD
  • Ian Sigal, PhD
  • Jeremy Sivak, PhD
  • Derek Welsbie, MD, PhD