The Heart of America Eye Care Congress is proud to host our 2021 Virtual Interactive Poster Session. (The session day and time are to be determined.) Students and Residents are eligible for one of five (5) Grand Prize Awards given to the top five posters, each worth $2,000 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 2020 deadline and whose poster is accepted, will receive FREE registration to Heart 2020 if registered by 31 December 2020. Questions can be submitted to the Education Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to your submission; good luck!
Poster submission is not currenly available. Please check this page for future updates.
Five residents and students were each awarded $2,0000 scholarships at the Saturday night banquet during the annual Heart of America Eye Care Congress in Kansas City, MO. These top five were chosen from close to a hundred posters submitted. Congratulations!
Left to right: Wes Garton, OD, FAAO; Sean P. Mulqueeny, OD; Mary Chivetta, OD, MBA, UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT ST. LOUIS; Brianne Herlitzke, OD, INDIANA UNIVERSITY; Jessica Jankiewicz, OD, ILLINOIS COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY; Ashley Allee, OD, STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK; Laila Tawfik, OD, SOUTHERN COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY; Larry D.Stoppel, OD, FAAO.
111 posters found
Click on the thumbnails below to open a larger version of the posters.
(IMPACT) Interprofessional Model for Patients with diabetes And Comorbid glaucoma risk To improve public health outcomes
Jeanie Lucy, OD,MPH
A case of Leukemia Retinopathy in a patient with uncontrolled glaucoma and an advanced cataract
Levi Ridgeway, OD
A Case of Profound, Bilateral Optic Atrophy and Visual Loss in a Young, HIV-Positive Patient with Ocular Syphilis
Grace To, OD
Acquired unilateral collateral vessels: Glaucoma vs Optic nerve sheath meningioma
Shermita Mitchell, OD
Acute Atypical Optic Neuritis Secondary to Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD)
Olivia Marineau, OD
Aggressive Idiopathic Orbital Inflammatory Syndrome with Extensive Maxillary Sinus Involvement
Negar Sohbati, OD
Bilateral Corneal Ulcers in a Pediatric Patient: An Unusual Complication of Overnight Orthokeratology
Abigail Smith, OD
Bilateral Corneal Ulcers in Noncompliant Contact Lens wearer with a History of Incarceration.
Brock Helfrich, OD
Chronic Iritis Associated with Complex Cataract Extraction and Scleral Fixed Intraocular Lens
Hye Seon Yoo, OD
Clinical Application of Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in the Diagnosis and Management of Idiopathic Juxtafoveal Retinal Telangiectasia Type 2
Maria-Alessandra Roa, OD
Concurrent Asymptomatic Dandy-Walker Syndrome and Pigment Dispersion Syndrome in a Hispanic Patient – A Case Report
Martin Varela, BS
Designing a Scleral Lens using a Cornea Scleral Profile Scan on the Oculus Pentacam: A Case Report
Carol Chou, OD
Dual refracting axes in ectopia lentis in a pediatric patient with Marfan's Syndrome
Timothy Hug, OD
Granulomatous Pachymeningitis: A Rare but Often Treatable Cause of Multiple Cranial Nerve Palsies
Luqian Liu, OD
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension with Concomitant Sixth Nerve Palsy in a Pediatric Patient
Pedram Pourhosseini, OD
Irregular Corneal Astigmatism and Post-Concussion Syndrome: Scleral Contact Lens Management of the Visually Symptomatic Patient
Madison Moss, OD
Medication induced multiple pigment epithelial detachment (PED): A Balversa Case Study
Meret Thomas-Huebner, OD
Multimodal Imaging of Multiple Evanescent White Dot Syndrome and Impact on Diagnosis and Management
Mary Marte, OD
Opportunistic fungi are ubiquitous in nature but uncommon on corneas: two case studies
Annie Nguyen, OD,MS
Pigmentary Changes Observed in Hereditary Hemochromatosis and Possible Implications Regarding Retinal Health
Rebecca Hoff, OD
Presumed Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension in a Female-to-Male Transgender Patient
Rebecca Stapornkul, OD
Presumed Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension with Underlying Optic Nerve Head Drusen
Kristen Lantz, OD
Systemic Considerations for an Atypical Presentation of Severe Unilateral Retinal Ischemia
Crystal Maharrey, OD,MPH
The Effect of Posterior Capsular Opacification and Other Confounders on OCT Image Quality, Scan Accuracy, and Management of Patient Care
Julia Reimold, OD
The Thrombophilic State of Cancer: Ruling Out Breast Cancer Recurrence in a Patient with a Retinal Vessel Occlusion
Tak-Man Kimberly Fung, OD
The value of autorefraction to gauge treatment success in a case of post-operative ocular surface dryness with multifocal intraocular lenses
Abigail Maynard, OD
Treatment Options for Central Epithelial Defect Associated with Epidemic Keratoconjunctivitis
Megan Byer, OD
Unconventional Ophthalmic Treatment for a Commonplace Condition: A Case Report of Peripheral Occlusion Therapeutic Glasses Successfully Aiding Tension
Christina Miller, OD
Underdiagnosis of ocular and oculocutaneous rosacea in an African American pediatric population with darkly pigmented skin.
Olivia Bass, OD
Unique Presentation of an Intermittent Open Globe Secondary to Corneal Wound Dehiscence in the Absence of a Seidel Sign
Julia Mai, OD