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Complicated and Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery Video Symposium

Complications and challenging cases can be encountered in the field of ophthalmology and cataract surgery. Learn about new and innovative ways to handle those cases by attending the Complicated and Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery Video Symposium, Monday, May 8, 8 – 9:30 a.m. during the 2017 ASCRS•ASOA Symposium & Congress in Los Angeles.

Join Renowned Experts for Symposium Titled Off-Label Drugs for Anterior Segment Surgery: What Can I Use and How Can I Stay Out of Trouble?

What are our options for cataract surgical antibiotic prophylaxis and what limits them? How do I know if a compounding pharmacy’s products are safe? Hear what experts, including the FDA’s director for ophthalmic drug product review, have to say about the regulatory, approval and access issues involving off-label drugs and compounding pharmacies.

The access to and use of off-label drugs in anterior segment surgery has always raised concerns. With compounding pharmacies under increased scrutiny and regulation, the options may be decreasing rather than increasing.

Earn SACME Credits at the Annual Meeting

The ASCRS•ASOA Symposium and Congress always provides enriching and valuable education. Now, you are able to obtain self-assessment continuing education medical credit (SACME) for some of the sessions you attend at the meeting.

The American Board of Ophthalmology has recently approved select sessions for SACME credit (for up to 10.5 credits). Below is the listing of qualifying sessions.

Friday, May 5

John Pinto Presents Intensive Program for Physicians at the ASCRS•ASOA Symposium & Congress

On Friday, May 5, attend a new educational opportunity designed by the acclaimed practice management consultant and award-winning author, John PintoRegister for The John Pinto Intensive Program for Surgeons: Regaining Control Over Your Practice’s Business Affairs, which will be held in conjunction with the