Upcoming AUS Events

    • 2018-04-28
    • 17:00 - 22:00 (HAST)
    • Honolulu HI

    American Uveitis Society

    Spring Meeting 2018

    28 April 2018

    Hawaii Convention Center

    Honolulu HI


     5:00 PM Social Hour 
    Pa Kaloka “Charlot Courtyard”
    3rd Level
    Hawaii Convention Center

     Spring Meeting
    Room 306AB
    3rd Level
    Hawaii Convention Center
     6:00 PM Robert B Nussenblatt MD Memorial Lecture delivered by Daniel Martin MD


    Ronald E Smith MD Memorial Lecture delivered by
    Kapil Bharti PhD
     7:00 PM  Business Meeting
    7:30 PM  Free Papers

    Abstract submission is open here and will remain open until Midnight Central Time, March 22, 2018.


    chaired by

    Tammy M. Martin, PhD     Casey Eye Institute, OHSU  &  Devers Eye Institute, LRI


    Rooms 708/710/712, Colorado Convention Center


    2 May, 2015






    5.00 PM                     Social Hour (Room 703)



    6.00 PM                     Plenary Session: Basis for and Uses of Biologic Drugs in Uveitis


    Rachel Caspi, PhD

    National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health

    Mirroring the Clinical and Immunological Complexity of Autoimmune Uveitis in Animal Models


    Eric B. Suhler, MD, MPH

    Oregon Health & Science University, VA Portland Health Care System

     “Biologic Warfare on Uveitis:  Perspectives from the Clinic



    7.00 PM                     Business Meeting               



    7.30 PM                     Free papers


    7.30 PM         Gary Holland, MD: Interaction between Killer Immunoglobulin-like Receptor (KIR) Gene-HLA Combinations and Parasite Serotypes among Hispanic Individuals at Risk for Ocular Toxoplasmosis


    7.45 PM         Douglas A. Jabs, MD, MBA: Long-term Outcomes of Cytomegalovirus Retinitis in the United States in the Era of Modern Antiretroviral Therapy


    8.00 PM         John A. Gonzales, MD: Quality of Life Outcomes from a Randomized Clinical Trial for Noninfectious Intermediate, Posterior, and Pan- Uveitis

    8.15 PM         Ali K. Tayyeba, MD: Management of End Stage Corneal Disease and Chronic Uveitic Hypotony by Combining the Boston Type 1 Keratoprosthesis with Pars Plana Vitrectomy and Silicone Oil Fill


    8.30 PM         Daniel L Feiler, MD: Treatment of Uveitic Cystoid Macular Edema with Topical Difluprednate.


    8.45 PM         Laura J. Kopplin, MD: Peginterferon alfa-2a (PEGASYS) in the Treatment of Inflammatory Cystoid Macular Edema


    9.00 PM         Blake A. Isernhagen, MD: Autoimmune Retinopathy: A Guide for Clinicians Based on Recommendations of an Expert Panel

    9.15 PM         Sarju S. Patel, MD: The Utility and Limitations of Wide-Field Autofluorescence in Inflammatory Choroiditis

    9.30 PM         Friederike Mackensen, MD: Is There a Correlation Between Multiple Sclerosis and Fuchs Uveitis

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