The Heart of America Eye Care Congress is proud to host our 2019 Interactive Poster Session on 15 February 2019. The session will be held during the 58th Heart Congress at the Sheraton Hotel at the Crown Center, Kansas City MO from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Students and Residents are eligible for one of five (5) Grand Prize Awards given to the top five posters, each worth $1,000 and free transportation/hotel for the Congress.
Deadlines and rules can be found by clicking the "Submit Poster Proposal" button. Students and Residents who submit a poster by the 30 November 2018 deadline and whose poster is accepted, will receive FREE registration to Heart 2019 if registered by 31 December 2018. Questions can be submitted to the Education Director at email@example.com.
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Five students were each awarded scholarships at the Saturday night banquet during the annual Heart of America Eye Care Congress in Kansas City, MO.
Left to right: Larry Stoppel, OD, FAAO; Stephanie Marten-Ellis, OD, University of Houston College of Optometry; Amanda M. Thurmes, OD, Chu Vision Institute – Pacific University College of Optometry; Matthew J. Twardowski, OD, University of Kansas Medical Center; Jennyffer Smith, OD, Southern College of Optometry; Katelyn Lucas, OD, Indiana University School of Optometry.
80 posters found
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A Case of a Massive Anaplastic Astrocystoma Presenting as Optic Atrophy and Visual Field Loss
My-Chau Nguyen, OD
Atypical endophthalmitis after cataract surgery with intraoperative intravitreal moxifloxacin injection
Nhat Nguyen, OD
Breathing Easy, for the Patient and Yourself: Contact Lens Vision Rehabilitation for a Thirty-six-year-old Corneal Graft with Edema
Jonathan Chen, OD
Correlating the TSNIT Curve to Macular Damage in Glaucoma: When to Use 10-2 Visual Fields
Christopher Lowe, OD
Differentiating between Dominant Drusen and Fundus Flavimaculatus with the use of Fundus Autofluorescence
Kimberly Darke, OD,MPH
Differentiating Radial Basal Laminar Macular Dystrophy from Age Related Macular Degeneration
Randi Bassik, OD
Disseminated Chorioretinal Atrophy Leading to Diagnosis of Inactive Syphilitic Chorioretinitis
Katherine Nelson, OD
Effectivity Study of At-Home Sports Vision Training Compared To In-Office Training
Brittany Wolthuizen, Student
Epithelial Complication from Scleral Lens Management of Neurotrophic Keratitis in Advanced Diabetes
Rebecca Chung, OD
Evaluation and Treatment of Marginal Zone B-cell Lymphoma of the Orbit and Adnexa
Kiira Harrison, OD
First Imaging Report of Evidence of Apoptotic Ganglion Cells in Living Human Tissue Associated With a Drance Hemorrhage
Leslie Collins, OD
Gas Permeable Lens Correction of Monocular Diplopia Following Phototherapeutic Keratectomy for Granular Dystrophy
Laurel Roberts, OD
Idiopathic intracranial hypertension from onset to resolution in a 17 year-old female
Jennifer Jones, OD
Incomplete Heerfordt's Syndrome: A Rare Case of Panuveitis, Facial Nerve Palsy and Fever.
Marc Deeley, OD
Incomplete Homonymous Hemianopia and Seizures Secondary to an Occipital Lobe Arteriovenous Malformation
Brittney Brady, OD
Management of a Teenager with Aniridia: Systemic, Glaucoma, and Low Vision Considerations
Erica Smith, OD
Multimodal Imaging Reveals Bilateral Idiopathic Multiple Retinal Pigment Epithelial Detachments
Diana Ho, BA
Ocular Manifestations in a rare case of Coccidioidomycosis Meningitis complicated by Hydrocephalus
Shivani Sharma, OD
Sequential Management of Orbital Floor Fracture Secondary to Environmental Trauma
Jessica Hanson, OD
Supraclavicular lymphadenopathy secondary to metastatic lung carcinoma presenting as Horner Syndrome
Kathryn Hohs, OD
To Treat or Not to Treat: Detecting Glaucoma with Orthograde Optic Nerve Degeneration from Panretinal Photocoagulation
Katherine West, OD
Unilateral Presenile Cortical Cataract in a 30-year-old Male with Malaria History: when causation answers can lie in childhood
Diyana Ivanova, OD
Use of Onefit 2.0 Scleral Lens for Dry Eye Syndrome Secondary to Sjogren’s Syndrome
Caitlyn Mefford, Student
Utilizing Visual Field Testing in the Education of Patients with Cerebral Disorders
Brett Hollenbach, OD