Eyenet Magazine interviewed Dr. Cohen for the current issue. He gave his insider’s perspective of the Skills Transfer Labs at the upcoming AAO meeting. Read more: https://ow.ly/qtbI50udora
History A 60 year old female presents with new onset “pink blob in my vision” which has been present for several weeks. She denies other episodes of vision loss. She also denies hearing loss, tinnitis headaches, weight loss, jaw claudication, fevers/chills, scalp tenderness, or muscle pain/weakness. On examination, her vision was 20/20 and IOP was… Read More »
The 44th Congress of the Brazilian Retina and Vitreous Society invited Dr. Pollack as one of the faculty for the April 10-13, 2019. He presented two talks, moderated a surgical discussion panel and participated in two additional panel discussions on challenges in medial and surgical retina. Click here to see more.
Dr. Rezaei was an invited guest and speaker at the Brussels Retina Meeting in Belgium. Dr. Rezaei lead a panel including prominent retina surgeons from around the world discussing complex vitreoretinal surgery.
Dr. Kirk Packo was interviewed at the 21st Advanced Vitreous Surgery Course and 5th Fellows Advanced Vitreous Surgery Course hosted by Duke Eye. The topic of the interview was “There’s More to Playing Sports When It Meets the Eye”. Watch here: https://bit.ly/2W12YcR
Dr. Pollack was honored to receive the 2019 Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Washington University Department of Ophthalmology during their Annual Spring Update Meeting on April 7, 2019. He gave the keynote talk titled: Why Ask Why?: The importance of asking why we do what we do. It was a special… Read More »
As one of the state and national leaders in advocacy for ophthalmology, Dr. Hasan attended the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Mid-Year Forum in Washington DC. He led the Illinois delegation and met with legislators to advocate for the health and safety of our patients. Dr. Hasan tackled important topics including the rising cost of medications and… Read More »
Illinois Retina had the privilege to interview several ophthalmology residents interested in our 2 year vitreo-retinal fellowship. It was a great weekend to meet future colleagues!
Dr. John Pollack presented at the 51st Annual Retina Society Scientific Meeting, September 12 – 15, 2018, in San Francisco-the topic was Steroid Drops After Vitreoretinal Surgery: Is It Time To Go Dropless? He also became the President of @ASRS on October 1, 2018.
Dr. Rezaei was invited to speak at the 2018 EURETINA Meeting in Vienna, Austria, the largest retina meeting in the world. Dr. Rezaei was among the small group of retina specialists from the United States who were invited to speak at this prestigious meeting. He moderated a session discussing some of the most advanced surgical techniques… Read More »