Special Events in Ophthalmology

HMS Calendar


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Harvard Ophthalmology Annual Meeting and Alumni Reunion, June 8-9, 2018

Course Directors: Joan W. Miller, M.D.; Joseph F. Rizzo III, M.D.; Ula V. Jurkunas, M.D.; and Gena Heidary, M.D., Ph.D.

The department’s flagship Annual Meeting and Alumni Reunion showcases the latest advances in ophthalmic clinical care and research. Network with participants, tour newly renovated areas of Mass. Eye and Ear, and meet our trainees. We welcome current and former faculty members and trainees (both clinical and research) to attend.

For more information, visit the Harvard Ophthalmology website.


Glaucoma Fall Festival and Neuro-ophthalmology Fall Festival, September 14-16, 2018

Course Directors: Louis R. Pasquale, M.D., and Joseph F. Rizzo III, M.D.

The Glaucoma Fall Festival and Neuro-ophthalmology Fall Festival is a biennial CME course, with one day dedicated to the diagnosis and management of glaucoma and one-and-a-half days dedicated to common, complex, and important neuro-ophthalmology disorders. Attendees may choose to attend the Glaucoma conference, the Neuro-ophthalmology conference, or the entire event.

For more information, visit the Harvard Ophthalmology website.

Court of Two Sisters
Court of Two Sisters

3rd Biennial International Symposium on Ocular Regeneration, October 11, 2018

Course Directors: Michael Young, Ph.D., and Demetrios Vavvas, M.D., Ph.D.

The Biennial International Symposium on Ocular Regeneration presents the current and future state of regeneration and stem cells in eye diseases. This one-day meeting brings together thought leaders in the field to discuss the latest advances and the potential future of retinal regeneration. 

For more information, visit the Harvard Ophthalmology website.

5th Biennial International Symposium on AMD, October 12-13, 2018

Course Directors: Patricia A. D’Amore, Ph.D., M.B.A; Deeba Husain, M.D.; Ivana K. Kim, M.D.; and Joan W. Miller, M.D. (Ex-officio)

The Biennial International Symposium on AMD brings together international experts from a diverse array of fields as well as leaders from related disciplines outside ophthalmology in an interactive format to discuss current and future topics in AMD research.

For more information, visit the Harvard Ophthalmology website.