Myopia - Recent Advances in Technologies and Treatments (Part 2)

Hosted By: Applications of Visual Science Technical Group

19 January 2022, 11:00 - 13:00 - Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC - 05:00)

The Applications of Visual Science Technical Group invites you to join them for a special two-part virtual seminar on Myopia. The webinars will introduce myopia as a multi-layered problem studied with very different approaches and technologies. The seminars will also summarize the most promising treatments and technologies to stop/study its progression.

Part two of this seminar will take place on 19 January 2022. The session will focus on “Myopia - Recent Advances in Technologies and Treatment” and will feature the following speakers:

  • José Manuel González-Méijome, Universidade de Minho, speaking on multifocal contact lenses to prevent myopia progression
  • Sally McFadden, University of New SouthWales speaking on SCXL to stop myopia progression
  • Donald Mutti, The Ohio State University speaking on interventions to slow progression of myopia in children
  • Susana Marcos, University of Rochester speaking on novel technologies to evaluate myopia treatments
  • Alexandra Benavente, SUNY College of Optometry speaking on clinical myopia control trials

Following the presentations from our speakers, there will be a moderated question and answer session.