PROGRAM

The Asia-Pacific Glaucoma Congress 2021 will now be held in a fully virtual format in GMT+8 timzone.

Therefore the congress program format has been amended as per below. The program will include plenary sessions, invited speaker sessions, industry involvement and free paper sessions.

As more details of the program and speakers are confirmed, this page will be updated. Refer back to this page regularly for updates.

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Program

Friday 4 June 2021 - pre-congress day
Time zone: GMT+8
1500 – 1630 Surgical Film Festival 1

Chairperson
Md Nazrul Islam

Co-chairperson
Norlina Ramli
Controlled Hypotony as a Winning Strategy in Filtering Surgery
Prin Rojanapongpun, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

How to achieve a “barely there” Ahmed valve
Shamira Perera, SNEC, Singapore

Unvalved Aqueous Shunts: early flow control and late hypotony
David Woo, International Specialist Eye Centre, Malaysia

How to avoid surgical complications of Glaucoma Drainage Devices (GDD)
Nazrul Islam, Bangladesh Eye Hospital & Institute, Bangladesh

Surprising case of hypotony
Paul Palmberg, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine, United States

Optimising aqueous shunt implantation
Keith Barton, Moorfields Eye Hospital, United Kingdom

Chronic late hypotony: the riddle
Tarek Shaarawy, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Surgical treatment of dislocation lens secondary to acute angle closure glaucoma
Xiulan Zhang, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, China

Panel Q&A, approximately 11 minutes

Saturday 5 June 2021 - main program
Time zone: GMT+8
1145 – 1200 Opening Ceremony
1200 – 1330 Plenary 1

Chairperson
Seng Kheong Fang

Co-chairperson
Clement Tham
MicroShunt FDA trial and its technical uses
Paul Palmberg
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University Of Miami, United States

The role of aqueous shunts in the Era of MIGS
Keith Barton
Moorfields Eye Hospital, United Kingdom

Updates on Medical and Gene Therapy for Glaucoma
Prof Paul Kaufman
Uw-madison School Of Medicine And Public Health Department of Ophthalmology And Visual Sciences

Panel Q&A for approximately 8 minutes

1330 – 1340 Break
1340 – 1440
Debate symposium
Hot topics symposium

Chairperson
Kyung Rim Sung

Co-chairperson
Chan Yun Kim
Debate 1: Is the OCT angiography mandatory for glaucoma diagnosis?
Yes: Dr. Hae Young-Lopilly Park. South Korea
No: Dr. Harsha Rao, Narayana Nethralaya, India

Debate 1 Q&A

Debate 2: Progressive normal tension glaucoma, is there a role for surgery?
Yes: Dr. Kyung Rim Sung, South Korea
No: A/Prof. Anita Manassakorn, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Debate 2 Q&A

Debate 3: In mild to moderate glaucoma, when drugs alone are no longer sufficient, which is more preferable?

SLT: Chan Yun Kim, Yonsei University, Severance Hospital, Korea
Glaucoma surgery: Chelvin Sng, Singapore

Debate 3 Q&A


Chairperson
Vijaya Lingam

Co-chairperson
Jin Wook Jeoung
Update on Structure-Function
Christopher Leung, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

What’s Next for Glaucoma Imaging
Leopold Schmetterer, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore

Lamina Cribrosa Imaging
Tae Woo Kim, Seoul National University College of Medicine, South Korea

X tips for Xen
Michael Coote, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Australia

Use of Anti-VEGF agents in Glaucoma Surgery
Tomasz Zarnowski, Medical University, Poland

Glaucoma Genetics: can we identify new targets for therapy?
Tin Aung, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore

Panel Q&A for approximately 5 minutes

1440 – 1450 Break
1450 – 1605 Industry Symposium: For Beautiful Vision Symposium
Chair: Michael Kook, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea

Prostaglandin-Associated Periorbitopathy: Confronting the Elephant in the Room
Seng Kheong Fang, International Specialist Eye Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

NEW ERA of Glaucoma Management
Michael Kook, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea

Real World Efficacy and Safety with the World’s First Non-Prostaglandin, Selective EP2 Agonist
Makoto Aihara, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Discussion & summary

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1605 – 1615 Break
1615 – 1715
Developments in surgical tx symposium
Developments in Imaging symposium

Chairperson
Clement Tham

Co-chairperson
Chelvin Sng
MIGS 1: Bleb-independent procedures
Paul Healey, Western Sydney Eye Hospital, Australia

MIGS 2: Bleb-dependent procedures
Joseph Panarelli

MIGS 3: Future perspectives
Chelvin Sng, National University Hospital, Singapore

ACG1: Lens extraction
Clement Tham, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

ACG3: An evidence-based approach for Plateau Iris Syndrome (PIS)
Paul Palmberg

Panel Q&A for approximately 5 minutes


Chairperson
Kazuhisa Sugiyama

Co-chairperson
Nilo Vincent Florcruz
Neuroimaging in glaucoma
Kevin Chan, New York University School Of Medicine, United States

Advances in imaging technologies in glaucoma applications
Leo Schmetterer, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore

Is there a role for optical coherence tomography angiography in glaucoma diagnostics
Eun Ji Lee, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, South Korea

Applying optical coherence tomography to manage glaucoma patients
Ki-Ho Park, Seoul National University, South Korea

Imaging the optic nerve and ocular blood flow for neuroprotection studies
Toru Nakazawa, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan

Retinal nerve fiber layer optical texture analysis to discriminate glaucomatous from non-glaucomatous optic neuropathies
Christopher Leung, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

DARC technique
Francesca Cordeiro

Panel Q&A

1715 – 1725 Break
1725 – 1825
Industry panel: Innovation in MIGS
Moderator: Chelvin Sng, National University Hospital, Singapore

iStent inject W: Bigger, Bolder Stenting
Leonard Yip, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

The Hydrus® Microstent – Experience a New Confidence
Shamira Perera, SNEC, Singapore

Panel discussion

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1825 – 1835 Break
1835 – 1935
Controversies symposium
Unlock the unknowns of glaucoma in children symposium

Chairperson
Xiulan Zhang

Co-chairperson
Edgar U. Leuenberger
Do we still need to perform LPI in PACS subjects?
Poeman Chan, The Chinese University Of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Will MIGS become the main stream of glaucoma surgeries?
Arthur Sit, Mayo Clinic, United States

Will cognitive function test detect glaucoma earlier than OCT and visual field?
Fei Li, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, China

Will AI algorithm be able to find clues that humans haven’t found in glaucoma diagnosis?
Xiulan Zhang, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, China

Has the shelf life of eyedrops in glaucoma management expired?
Tina Wong, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore

Panel Q&A for approximately 15 minutes


Chairperson
Visanee Tantisevi

Co-chairperson
Ramanjit Sihota
Is there a best treatment for primary congenital glaucoma: A long term perspective
Peng T Khaw, Moorfields Eye Hospital & UCL Institute Of Ophthalmology, United Kingdom

Target IOP in pediatric glaucoma
Ramanjit Sihota, All India Institute Of Medica Sciences, India

Any role of laser treatment in children glaucoma?
Visanee Tantisevi, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Tips for successful tubes in children
Thasarat Vajaranant, University Of Illinois, United States

Medical management in childhood glaucoma
Warakorn Thiamhtat, Lerdsin Hospital, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand

Challenges in diagnosis of childhood glaucoma
Atchareeya Wiwatwongwana, Chiang Mai University, Thailand

Panel Q&A for approximately 6 minutes

Sunday 6 June 2021 - main program
Timezone: GMT+8
1145 – 1315 Plenary 2

Chairperson
Paul Healey

Co-chairperson
Ningli Wang
Pathophysiology of pseudoexfoliation syndrome and glaucoma
Gabor Hollo
Semmelweis University, Hungary

Bleb-related pain the “neck”
Tarek Shaarawy, University of Geneva, Switzerland

The Eye’s Waste Removal System and Implications for Glaucoma
Prof Neeru Gupta, University Of Toronto

Panel Q&A for approximately 20 minutes

1315 – 1325 Break
1325 – 1430
Cataract and Glaucoma Symposium
Genetics symposium

Chairperson
Prin Rojanapongpun

Co-chairperson
Astrianda Suryono
Combining cataract surgery with trabeculectomy, what are the indications?
Hoh Sek Tien, Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital and Gleneagles Hospital, Singapore

Combined cataract surgery with tube implantation, indications and techniques
Ishtiaque Anwar, Bangladesh Eye Hospital & Institute, Bangladesh

Cataract surgery combined with ab interno trabeculotomy
Masaki Tanito, Shimane University Faculty Of Medicine, Japan

Cataract surgery with ab externo Xen implantation
Norshamsiah Md Din, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Center, Malaysia

The refractive outcomes of cataract surgery in glaucoma
Park Sang Woo, Chonnam National University Hospital, South Korea

Cataract surgery and Pseudoexfoliation
Syed Imtiaz Ali, Isra University, Pakistan

Panel Q&A for approximately 12 minutes


Chairperson
TIN AUNG

Co-chairperson
Calvin C.P. Pang
POAG genes and related quantitative traits
Calvin Pang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Genetic Testing In Early-onset Glaucoma: Lessons From The Philippines
Ryan Collantes, Massachusetts Eye And Ear, United States

Current concepts on POAG genetics
P Sundaresan, Aravind Medical Research Foundation, India

Towards management of glaucoma as a genetic disease
David Mackey, Lions Eye Institute, University of Western Australia, Australia

Update on genetics of exfoliation syndrome
Mineo Ozaki, Ozaki Eye Hospital, Japan

Clinical insights into glaucoma genetics
Shahin Yazdani

Panel Q&A for approximately 14 minutes

1430 – 1600 Break
1600 – 1700
Developments in med tx symposium
AI and deep learning symposium

Chairperson
Tetsuya Yamamoto

Co-chairperson
Thayanithi Sandragasu
Updates on fixed combination eyedrops
Jelinar Mohamed Noor, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

EP2 receptor stimulants
Makoto Aihara, University of Tokyo, Japan

Potentials for new glaucoma medical therapy
Megumi Honjo, Tokyo University, Japan

Optimising outcomes: anti-fibrotic treatment in glaucoma surgery
Tina Wong, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore

Efficacy of medical treatment: from a structural standpoint
Chan Yun Kim, Yonsei University, Severance Hospital, South Korea

How to improve medication adherence in glaucoma patients
Chungkwon Yoo, Korea University College of Medicine, South Korea

Panel Q&A for approximately 10 minutes


Chairperson
Ki Ho Park

Co-chairperson
Daniel Ting
Glaucoma radar: an artificial intelligence enabled system for monitoring visual functional worsening in patients with glaucoma
Siamak Yousefi, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, United States

The Challenges of AI in glaucoma research
Leopold Schmetterer, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore

Application of multimodal data in glaucoma diagnosis
Fei Li, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, China

AI in Ophthalmology: Sky is the Limit
Daniel Ting, Singapore National Eye Center, Singapore

Potential application of artificial intelligence in glaucoma
Yu-Chieh Ko, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Chinese Taipei

Panel Q&A for approximately 9 minutes

1700 – 1710 Break
1710 – 1810
Industry panel: Glaucoma Pharmaceutical Innovations
Moderator: Kyung Rim Sung, Asan Medical Center, South Korea

Role of Fixed-Dose Combinations in Glaucoma Medical Management
Ivan Goldberg, Eye Associates, Sydney Eye Hospital, University of Sydney, Australia

Newer Drugs and Sustained Drug Delivery Systems
Seng Kheong Fang, International Specialist Eye Centre, Malaysia

Panel discussion

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1810 – 1820 Break
1820 – 1920
Optimising outcomes in tube surgery course
AGS / APGS joint symposium

Chairperson
Joseph Anthony Tumbocon

Co-chairperson
Da Wen Lu
Non-Valved glaucoma drainage device implantation: Tips and pearls
SK Fang, International Specialist Eye Centre, Kuala Lumpur

Valved glaucoma drainage device implantation: Technique, tips and pearls
Joseph Anthony Tumbocon, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Philippines

Paul glaucoma implant: Key differences and outcomes
Paul Chew, National University Hospital, Singapore

Second glaucoma drainage device placement: Indications, anatomic considerations and technique
Ahmed Aref, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Illinois Eye & Ear Infirmary, United States

Preventing and managing tube complications
Sheng Lim, St Thomas’ Hospital, United Kingdom

Panel Q&A for approximately 12 minutes


Chairperson
Arthur Sit

Co-chairperson
Tanuj Dada
We should perform laser iridotomy for PACS
Tin Aung, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore

We should perform early lens extractions in PAC/G
Clement Tham, The Chinese University Of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Medication should be used as primary therapy for POAG and OHT
Ahmad Aref, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Illinois Eye & Ear Infirmary, United States

SLT should be used as a primary therapy for POAG and OHT
Tony Realini, West Virginia University, United States

Managing the LTG patient – Lower is Better
Daniel Lee, Wills Eye Hospital, United States

Is YOGA/meditation – harmful / beneficial for glaucoma patients
Tanuj Dada, RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

How do we optimize visual field testing and OCT in clinical practice?
Kouros Nouri-Mahdavi, Stein Eye Institute, University of California Los Angeles, United States

MIGS: the first choice for glaucoma surgery
Arthur Sit, Mayo Clinic, United States

Panel Q&A for approximately 10 minutes

Monday 7 June 2021 - highlight day
Time zone: GMT+8
1500 – 1600 Grand Rounds: diagnostic and therapeutic dilemmas symposium

Chairperson
Norman Aquino

Co-chairperson
Maria Imelda Yap-Veloso
Glaucoma case presentation: “When aqueous meets oil”
Jose Ma. Martinez

Q&A with Jose Ma. Martinez
A perplexing case of recurrent anterior chamber shallowing
Norman Aquino

Q&A with Norman Aquino
Primary Angle Closure, Gray Zone
Hiroshi Sakai, Urasoe Sakai Eye Cllinic, Japan

Q&A with Hiroshi Sakai

1600 – 1610 Break
1610 – 1715
Angle assessment course
Trabeculectomy: key elements to success

Chairperson
Tanuj Dada

Co-chairperson
Shamira Perera
Automated Gonioscopy, GonioPen and RETCAM imaging
Shamira Perera, SNEC, Singapore

Anterior segment OCT and Ultrasound Biomicroscopy
Priyanka Ramesh, Dr. R P Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS New Delhi, India

Intraoperative Gonioscopy
Kazuhiko Mori, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan

Interactive Audience Session with Goniovideos
Tanuj Dada, RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Panel Q&A for approximately 13 minutes


Chairperson
Tan Do

Co-chairperson
Kazuhiko Mori
Trabeculectomy: the rationale and role in 21st Century
Wong Hon Tym, Nhg Eye Institute / Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

The Basic Steps
Kazuhiko Mori, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan

Tips of applying 5-FU and MMC
Bui Van Anh, Vietnam National Institute Of Ophthtalmology, Vietnam

Sutures: fixed or releasable or adjustable
Naris Kitnarong, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand

Enhancing outcomes in trabeculectomy
Joseph Anthony Tumbocon, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Philippines

Managing complication post trabeculectomy
Virna Dwi Oktariana Asrory, Rscm/fkui, Indonesia

Panel Q&A for approximately 9 minutes

1715 – 1815 Break
1815 – 1915
World Glaucoma Association Symposium
Top free papers

Chairperson
Colin Clement

Co-chairperson
Mohd Aziz Husni
Glaucoma management in the era of artificial intelligence
Michael Girard, SERI and Duke-NUS, Singapore

Progression of glaucoma disability: the patient’s perspective
Paul Healey, Western Sydney Eye Hospital, Australia

The importance of visual field progression analysis
Monisha Nongpuir, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore

Contrast sensitivity for detecting progression
Parul Ichhpujani, Government Medical College And Hospital, India

Influence of Cost of Care and Adherence in Glaucoma management
Frances Meier-Gibbons, Eye Center Rapperswil

Panel Q&A for approximately 10 minutes


Chairperson
Davaatseren Uranchimeg

Co-chairperson
Rainier Victor A. Covar
Ten-Year-and-Beyond Longitudinal Change of ß-Zone Parapapillary Atrophy: Comparison of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma with Normal Eyes
Eunoo Bak, Seoul National University Hospital, Democratic Republic of Korea

The Descemet’s membrane in primary congenital glaucoma
Shikha Gupta, Rpc, Aiims, India

Omidenepag isopropyl 0.002% compared with latanoprost 0.005% in subjects with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension: Phase 3 PEONY study
Tin Aung, Santen, United States

Relationship of Vessel Density by Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography (OCT-A) in Healthy, Glaucoma Suspect, and Glaucoma Eyes
Bipul Kumer Sarker, Ispahani Islamia Eye Institute And Hospital, Bangladesh

Sustained 5-year safety and IOP outcomes in open-angle glaucoma subjects treated with trabecular micro-bypass stents (iStent inject) as a standalone procedure
Daniel Lee, Wills Eye Hospital, United States

Retinal nerve fiber layer thickness and neuroretinal rim area profiles in Asians: meta-analysis from the asian eye epidemiology consortium (AEEC)
Shivani Majithia, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore

Comparing the performance of iPad based noise field perimeter versus Humphrey Field Analyzer in detecting glaucomatous visual field loss
Leonard Yip, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

Panel Q&A for approximately 20 minutes

Tuesday 8 June 2021 - highlight day
Time zone: GMT+8
1500 – 1600 Surgical film festival 2

Chairperson
Mimiwati Zahari

Co-chairperson
Ikke Sumantri
Rescuscitating your MIGS – XEN45 gel stent and iStent inject
Bryan Ang, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

A Second Ahmed Glaucoma Valve Implantation for the Treatment of Secondary Glaucoma after Pediatric Cataract Surgery
Astrianda Suryono, Indonesian Ophthalmologists Association (ioa) / Perdami, Indonesia

Anterior approach irido-capsulo-zonulo-hyaloidectomy for refractory pseudophakic aqueous misdirection
Joseph Anthony Tumbocon, Philippines

Draw-in technique for secure tube insertion through ciliary sulcus
Kazuhiko Mori, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan

(Argon) Laser Peripheral Iridoplasty: Critical tips to make it work
Clement Tham, Hong Kong

Panel Q&A for approximately 12 minutes

1600 – 1610 Break
1610 – 1715
ISGS laser course
Diagnosis symposium

Chairperson
Paul Chew

Co-chairperson
Tarek Shaarawy
Laser Iridectomy: What Do We Know So Far?
Maria Imelda Yap Veloso, Asian Eye Institute, Philippines

Argon laser trabeculoplasty / Selective laser trabeculoplasty
Gan Eng Hui, Internatinal Specialist Eye Centre, Malaysia

Argon Laser Peripheral iridoplasty
Arun Narayanawsamy, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore

Micropulse Pars Plicataplasty: New Angle Closure Laser Therapy
Cecilia Aquino, National University Hospital, NUHS, Singapore

Laser schlemms Trabeculoplasty
Victor Koh, National University Hospital, Singapore

Residual angle closure post Laser Iridotomy
Rahman Mizanur, Bangladesh Medical College.

Panel Q&A for approximately 9 minutes


Chairperson
Makoto Aihara

Co-chairperson
Xinghuai Sun
Integrating RNFL and GCIPL in glaucoma assessment
Ki-Ho Park, Seoul National University, South Korea

Can we diagnose glaucoma subtypes by aqueous biomarker?
Makoto Aihara, University of Tokyo, Japan

Metabolome analysis in glaucoma patients
Toru Nakazawa, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan

Structure and function relationships
Jin Wook Jeoung, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College Of Medicine, South Korea

Diagnosis of glaucoma in myopia
Yaxing Wang, Beijing Institute of Ophthalmology, Beijing Tongren Hospital, China

Seeing Eye to Eye on Glaucoma: Defining glaucomatous optic neuropathy
Jayant Iyer

Panel Q&A for approximately 13 minutes

1715 – 1815 Break
1815 – 1915
Glaucoma in 2021: the new EGS guidelines
Current research research in the Asia-Pacific region symposium

Chairperson
Luis Pinto

Co-chairperson
Tae-Woo Kim
New ways to build Guidelines – the added value of Evidence-based Medicine
Carlo Traverso, University of Genova, Italy

Glaucoma monitoring: what tools to use and how much is enough?
Ananth Viswanathan, Moorfields Eye Hospital, United Kingdom

Medical Treatment: integrating novelties into clinical practice
Gauti Johannesson, Umeå University, Sweden

Personalized Surgery – establishing a rationale for choosing
Ingeborg Stalmans, University Hospitals Uz Leuven, Belgium

Choosing wisely: what should not be an option?
Alain Bron, University Hospital of Dijon, France

Panel Q&A for approximately 8 minutes


Chairperson
Catherine Liu

Co-chairperson
Liza Sharmini Ahmad Tajudin
Laser peripheral iridotomy for prevention of angle closure
Mingguang He, University of Melbourne, Australia

Assess angle closure with Swept-Source OCT
Tin Aung, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore

Obstructive sleep apnea and glaucoma
David A Mackey, Lions Eye Institute, University of Western Australia, Australia

Diagnostic criteria for detection of glaucoma using OCT
Christopher Leung, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Relevance of epiretinal membrane in glaucoma
Shinichi Usui, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan

Panel Q&A for approximately 9 minutes

1920 Closing Ceremony
Time zone: GMT+8
Saturday 5 June 2021
1450 - 1605 Industry Symposium 1
For Beautiful Vision Symposium
Chair: Michael Kook, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea

Prostaglandin-Associated Periorbitopathy: Confronting the Elephant in the Room
Seng Kheong Fang, International Specialist Eye Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

NEW ERA of Glaucoma Management
Michael Kook, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea

Real World Efficacy and Safety with the World’s First Non-Prostaglandin, Selective EP2 Agonist
Makoto Aihara, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Discussion & summary

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1725 - 1825
Industry panel: Innovation in MIGS
Moderator: Chelvin Sng, National University Hospital, Singapore

iStent inject W: Bigger, Bolder Stenting
Leonard Yip, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

The Hydrus® Microstent – Experience a New Confidence
Shamira Perera, SNEC, Singapore

Panel discussion

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Time zone: GMT+8
Sunday 6 June 2021
1710 - 1810
Industry panel: Glaucoma Pharmaceutical Innovations
Moderator: Kyung Rim Sung, Asan Medical Center, South Korea

Role of Fixed-Dose Combinations in Glaucoma Medical Management
Ivan Goldberg, Eye Associates, Sydney Eye Hospital, University of Sydney, Australia

Newer Drugs and Sustained Drug Delivery Systems
Seng Kheong Fang, International Specialist Eye Centre, Malaysia

Panel discussion

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Oral On-Demand Presentations
Basic Research and Pathogenesis

Detection of iris nerve and M3 receptor in patients with primary chronic angle-closure glaucoma

Siyuan Chen, Weifang Eye Hospital, China

Effects of a novel selective EP2 receptor agonist, omidenepag isopropyl, on conventional outflow pathway

Megumi Honjo, University of Tokyo, Japan

GLP-1 Receptor Agonist Exendin-4 Regulates Retinal Capillary Tone and Restores Microvascular Patency Under Ischemia-reperfusion Injury

Ruyi Zhai, Eye and Ent Hospital, Fudan University, China

Epidemiology and Economic evaluation

Cost-utility analysis of iStent inject® in mild to moderate primary open-angle glaucoma in Japan

Ataru Igarashi, Glaukos Corporation, Singapore

10 year progression of primary open angle glaucoma: the Beijing eye study

Chuan Chuan Wei, Beijing Tongren Hospital, China

Glaucoma Imaging and Diagnosis

Evaluation of Macular Ganglion Cell Layer Thickness Versus Peripapillary Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness for Glaucoma Detection Using Optical Coherence Tomography in a Philippine Hospital

Luis Miguel Aquino, Philippine General Hospital, Philippines

Wavefront aberrometry for ocular aberrations in Primary Congenital Glaucoma

SHIKHA Gupta, Rpc, Aiims, India

Structure-function correlation of juxtapapillary choroidal thickness with visual field analysis of patients suspected with glaucoma

Maria Katrina Malgapu-Uy, Cagayan Valley Medical Center, Philippines

The Impact of Signal Strength on Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Parameters

Sahil Thakur, Singapore Eye Research Institute, Singapore

Peaks of circumpapillary retinal nerve fiber layer and associations in healthy eyes. The Beijing eye study 2011

Qing Zhang, Beijing Institute of Ophthalmology, Beijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical University, China

Glaucoma Surgery

Prospective Study of Combined iStent Inject Implantation and Phacoemulsification in Asian Eyes with Normal Tension Glaucoma – 12-Month Outcomes

Bryan Ang, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

Five-year outcomes of trabecular micro-bypass stents (iStent inject) combined with travoprost in glaucomatous eyes on 2 preoperative medications

Robert Ang, Asian Eye Institute, Philippines

Reduction in secondary incisional surgery with a Schlemm’s canal microstent combined with cataract surgery for treatment of primary open angle glaucoma

Robert Ang, Asian Eye Institute, Philippines

Combined iStent Trabecular Micro-Bypass and Cataract Surgery in Japanese Glaucomatous Eyes

Masaru Inatani, University of Fukui, Japan

Effect of pharmacological inhibition of the chemokine CCL2 (MCP-1) with pegylated spiegelmer mNOX-E36 in a mouse model of glaucoma filtration surgery

Sieh Yean Kiew, Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore

2 year multicenter outcomes of iStent inject tradbecular micro-bypass in various types of glaucoma

David Manning, Hunter Cataract And Eye Centre, Australia

Peripheral Anterior Synechiae Formation After Microhook Ab Interno Trabeculotomy

Masato Matsuo, Department Of Ophthalmology, Shimane University Faculty Of Medicine, Japan

Groove Sclerectomy in Trabeculectomy

Keith Ong, University Of Sydney, Australia

A Schlemm’s canal microstent combined with cataract surgery in primary open angle glaucoma reduces the incidence of incisional glaucoma surgery at 5-years

Shamira Perera, SNEC, Singapore

Nanophthalmos and Glaucoma: Treatment Outcomes with Different Surgical Strategies

Aishwarya Rathod, All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, India

Clinical Profile and Outcomes of Ahmed FP7, FP8, AADI and Baerveldt BGI-350 Glaucoma Implant Surgeries at a Tertiary Eye Referral Center in the Philippines

Renato Jr. Rayel, Philippine General Hospital, Philippines

Association between factors and IOP after microhook ab interno trabeculotomy in eyes with primary open angle glaucoma

Akio Yamada, Tohoku University, Japan


Laser Treatment

The deepening of anterior chamber in Malignant Glaucoma patients undergoing Low Dose Laser Cycloplasty:a Multi-Centered Clinical Trial

Haishuang Lin, The Eye Hospital of Wenzhou Medwal University, China

Medical Treatment

Severity and timecourse of conjunctival hyperemia in subjects with open-angle glaucoma/ocular hypertension treated with omidenepag isopropyl

Makoto Aihara, University Of Tokyo, Japan

Randomized Phase 2 trial assessing the safety and efficacy of omidenepag isopropyl 0.002% once and twice daily in subjects with primary open-angle glaucoma/ocular hypertension

Ken Olander, Santen, United States

Evaluation of eye irritation profile and drop volume consistency in pphthalmic solutions used for glaucoma treatment

Kar Ming Yee, Duopharma Innovation Sdb Bhd, Malaysia


Miscellaneous

Effectiveness of a new medication reminder mobile phone application in improving adherence in glaucoma patients

Annuar Zaki Azmi, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia

Is intraocular pressure measured by rebound tonometer in infants affected by different corneal thickness?

May Chaw, University Of Sydney/umerc, Australia

Poster On-Demand Presentations
Basic Research and Pathogenesis

Neovascular Glaucoma, Experience in Penang General Hospital

Ahmad Marwan Abdul Aziz, Malaysia

Effect Of Trans-Resveratrol Against Excitotoxic Retinal And Optic Nerve Injury In Rats

Renu Agarwal, Malaysia

Comparison study on clinical presentation, severity and progression in primary angle closure between male and female

Ahmad Sukari Ain Nasyrah, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia

Effect of leukotriene antagonist on wound healing after glaucoma implant surgery in rabbits

Younhea Jung, South Korea

Screening for Anxiety and Depression Among Glaucoma Patients using the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS-P)

John Paul Dominic Kleiner, Philippines

Wnt/β-catenin Signaling Pathway in a Rat Model of Ocular Hypertension: a Pilot Study

Si Hyung Lee, Soonchunhyang, University Hospital Bucheon, South Korea

Inhibitive effect of TAK-242 on Tenon’s capsule fibroblasts proliferation in rat eyes

Liang Liang, Yichang Central Hospital, China

Inhibited effect of a novel RGD peptide Hydrogel on the β1-integrin/FAK/Akt signal pathway in Tenon’s capsule fibroblasts

Liang Liang, Yichang Central Hospital, China

Medication Adherence among Elderly Patients with Glaucoma: A Systematic Review

Dhiny Lidinillah, Indonesia

Topical trans- resveratrol reduces intraocular pressure via A1 adenosine receptor in steroid- induced oculohypertensive rat model

Norhafiza Razali, Uitm, Malaysia

Epidemiology and Economic evaluation

Prevalence and Projection of Glaucoma cases worldwide in 2040

Karen Allison, Allison Glaucoma Consultant, United States

Association between Glaucoma Management and Depression risk in Taiwanese Glaucoma patients

Hsin-yi Chen, Fu-Jen Catholic University Hospital, Taiwan

Glaucoma Treatment Adherence: A Great Challenge

Tze Suen Chow, University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia, Malaysia

Primary angle closure Glaucoma in the young: a separate entity or a mere coincidence

Subodh Lakra, All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, India

Prevalence of glaucoma in patients having diabetic retinopathy

Swechya Neupane, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Centre, All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Microspherophakia: epidemiology and visual outcomes- A tertiary center perspective

Priyanka Ramesh, Kasturba Medical College, MAHE, India

Glaucoma Imaging and Diagnosis

Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Capillary Perfusion and Capillary Flux Index in Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Eyes

Dr Quyen Huynh, Ho Chi Minh City Eye Hospital, Vietnam

Factors Associated with Macular Vessel Density Measured by Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Healthy and Glaucomatous Eyes

Chan Yun Kim, Yonsei University, Severance Hospital, South Korea

Factors contributing to long term optic nerve head parameters on HRT in primary congenital glaucoma

Subodh Lakra, All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, India

Effect of image quality fluctuations on the repeatability of thickness measurements in swept-source optical coherence tomography

Sang Yeop Lee, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College Of Medicine, South Korea

Investigations and outcomes of glaucoma suspects referred to a tertiary referral centre compared to national recommendations

Aisling Mcglacken-byrne, Hospital Service Ireland, Ireland

Comparative study of RFNL thickness and ONH parameters for screening, early detection and assessment of glaucoma progression measured by Cirrus HD-OCT

A/Prof Harun Ur Rashid, Dhaka Eye Care Hospital, Dhaka

Glaucoma Surgery

Three Months Results of Molteno3SL Implantation for Refractory Glaucoma in Asian’s Eyes at Selayang Hospital

Abbas Abd Hamid, Selayang Hospital, Malaysia

XEN glaucoma implant for treatment of steroid induced glaucoma

Nur Nadia Ahmad Tarmizi, Malaysia

Anterior chamber parameters and intra ocular pressure changes after phacoemulsification in eyes with primary angle closure glaucoma

Widya Widya, Fkui/rscm, Indonesia

12 month clinical outcomes of combined phacoemulsification and ab interno trabeculectomy in the United Kingdom

Ejaz Ansari, Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust, United Kingdom

Glaucoma management among Filipinos with Boston Keratoprosthesis Type I: a case series

Rocaya Bantuas, Philippine General Hosptial, Philippines

Two steps procedure achieving intraocular pressure target of coincident cataract and glaucoma

Reinne Natali Christine, Universitas Kristen Indonesia, Indonesia

Outcome of Cataract Extraction in Patient with Phacomorphic Angle-Closure

Nora Kusuma Dahlia, Universitas Brawijaya, Indonesia

Glaucoma drainage device: long-term results

Fatin Hanisah binti Firman, MARA University Of Technology (UiTM), Malaysia

Malignant glaucoma: Is zonulectomy and iridectomy mandatory with anterior vitrectomy

Shikha Gupta, India

Surgical Outcomes of Aurolab Aqueous Drainage Implant (AADI) in Selayang Hospital

Nur Aliah Hassan, Selayang Hospital, Malaysia

Surgical Outcome of Glaucoma Drainage Device in Neovascular Glaucoma: 3-year review

Jie Jie Lim, Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah, Malaysia

Early experience of glaucoma specialists on a gel microstent implant

Maria Katrina Malgapu-Uy, Cagayan Valley Medical Center, Philippines

Comparison between MMC 0.02%/Ologen and MMC 0.02% as an adjuvant to trabeculectomy: A four-year review

Sangeetha Manoharan, Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia

Five years experience with augmented trabeculectomy

Nurulhuda Md Amin, Hospital Melaka, Malaysia

Effectiveness of Intracameral Moxifloxacin Endophthalmitis Prophylaxis for Trabeculectomy at Aravind Eye Hospitals

William Mitchell, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, United States

Surgical Outcomes of Juvenile Open Angle Glaucoma in Hospital Melaka

Abd Hadi Mohd Rasidin, 1/ Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital Melaka 2/ Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Hospital USM, Malaysia

Glaucoma Drainage Devices Treatment Outcomes: A 3 Years Review

Nor Idahriani Muhd Nor, Hospital Sultanah Nur Zahirah, Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, Malaysia

Ab-externo XEN gel tube implantation in patient with post corneal keratoplasty

Mohd Hasif Mustafa, Pusat Perubatan Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia

Outcome of phacoemulsification combined with goniosynechialysis on primary angle closure glaucoma

Dai Nguyen Quang, Ho Chi Minh Eye Hospital, Viet Nam

Avoiding BAK in post-op eye drops reduces the need for subconjunctival 5FU injection post-trabeculectomy

Keith Ong, University Of Sydney, Australia

Tanito Micro-hook for ab interno trabeculotomy for exfoliation glaucoma and primary angle closure glaucoma.

Mineo Ozaki, Ozaki Eye Hospital, Japan

Late-onset, Bleb-Associated Endophthalmitis Caused by Staphylococcus aureus

Riskha Pangestika, Diponegoro University, Indonesia

Hypertensive Phase on Virna Glaucoma Implant

Arya Pradipta, Dr Moewardi General Hospital, Indonesia

Incisional Goniotomy: A savior in cases of failed trabeculectomy in adult glaucomas

Priyanka Ramesh, Kasturba Medical College, MAHE, India

Prolene suture assisted trabeculectomy in NVG: a novel approach

Tania Ray Bhadra, REGIONAL INSTITUTE OF OPHTHALMOLOGY KOLKATA, India

A Guide to Hypotony Challenges After Trabeculectomy

Irma Suwandi Sadikin, Indonesia

The Efficacy of Combined Phacotrabeculectomy in Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma : A one year follow-up

Rini Sulastiwaty, Indonesia

Outcome of Augmented Trabeculectomy in Traumatic Angle Recession Glaucoma – A Case Series

Yong Zheng Wai, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Role of Microinvasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS) in Uncontrolled Glaucoma During Perinatal Period: A Case Report

Wan Nur Ain Wan Adnan, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Surgical outcomes of modified CO2 laser-assisted sclerectomy for uveitic glaucoma

Junyan Xiao, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, China

To evaluate feasibility, safety and efficacy of incisional goniotomy combined with phacoemulsification in primary angle closure glaucoma

Suresh Yadav, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Centre For Ophthalmic Sciences, Aiims, New Delhi, India

Laser Treatment

Treatment outcome of Trans Scleral Cyclophotocoagulation (TSCPC) on the Reduction of Intraocular Pressure (IOP) in Hospital Sultanah Nur Zahirah

Mohd Ilham Ismail, Hospital Sultanah Nur Zahirah, Malaysia

Endocyclophotocoagulation: an adjunct or a savior in glaucoma

Subodh Lakra, All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, India

The Effectivity of Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty (SLT) in Treating Normal Tension Glaucoma (NTG): A Systematic Review

Dhiny Lidinillah, Indonesia

Effectiveness and Safety of Transscleral Diode Laser Cyclophotocoagulation for Refractory Glaucoma in a Tertiary Hospital in Bangladesh

Patricia Musa, Ispahani Islamia Eye Institute And Hospital, Bangladesh

Role of Micropulse Transcleral Cyclophotocoagulation as an adjunctive treatment in Primary and Secondary Glaucoma among Paediatric Patients

Vithiaa Nilamani, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Transient Blindness in Advanced Glaucoma Patients After Local Anaesthesia

Vithiaa Nilamani, Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Early Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty Experience in a Tertiary Referral Center: Outcomes and Predictors of Success

Paolo Nico Rogelio, Philippines

5 year follow up of 360 degree contiguous selective laser trabeculoplasty as an adjuvant in open-angle glaucoma receiving medical therapy.

Thanendthire Sangapillai, The Tun Hussein Onn National Eye Hospital, Malaysia

Medical Treatment

Intracameral recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (r-TPA) as the primary treatment for secondary pupillary block

Siti Noor ‘Atikah Abd Rahman, Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia

The Role of Ranibizumab for Neovascular Glaucoma: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Gustiandari Fidhya Permanik, Cipto Mangoenkusumo Hospital, Indonesia

A Case of Delayed-Onset Bleb-Related Endophthalmitis

Denti Puspasari, Doctor Kariadi Hospital, Indonesia

Prospective single centre study comparing ocular surface conditions in glaucoma patients with existing corneal disorders switching from preserved prostaglandin analogues monotherapy to preservative free tafluprost

Thanendthire Sangapillai, The Tun Hussein Onn National Eye Hospital, Malaysia

Variability in number of drops per multi-dose eyedrop bottles for glaucoma medications

Kar Ming Yee, Duopharma Innovation Sdb Bhd, Malaysia

Efficacy of latanoprostene bunod 0.024% ophthalmic solution as a treatment option for open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension : A Systematic Review

Dr Alifah Syarafina, Indonesia

Efficacy of netarsudil 0.02% ophthalmic solution in the treatment of open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension: A Systematic Review

Dr Alifah Syarafina, Indonesia

Miscellaneous

Obstructive sleep apnea goes unnoticed

Tze Suen Chow, University Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia, Malaysia

Central Retinal Vein Occlusion in Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma : A Case Report

Firdha Malisa Fauzia, Indonesia

Glaucoma Community-based Augmented Review and Empowerment (G-CARE)

Philemon Huang, National Healthcare Group Eye Institute, Singapore

A case of malignant glaucoma after uneventful phacoemulsification—case report and literature review

Chi-juei Jeng, Shuang-ho Hospital, Taiwan

Binocular recurrent intraocular pressure surge during hemodialysis in a patient with monocular neovascular glaucoma — a case report and literature review

Chi-juei Jeng, Shuang-ho Hospital, Taiwan

Determinants of postdilation intraocular pressure in an elderly Chinese population with high prevalence of occludable angles

Che-Yuan Kuo, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan

Lens-Induced Glaucoma in a Tertiary Centre in Southern of Malaysia

Anita Maniam, Hospital Sultanah Aminah, Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Long term effect of chair-based stretching exercise on the intraocular pressure and quality of life in primary open-angle glaucoma patients

Sylves Patrick, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS), Malaysia

The Impact of Glaucoma Severity on Quality of Life Measured by the GQL-15: a meta-analysis

Adinda Mulya Pertiwi, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia

Co-existence of primary congenital glaucoma and juvenile open angle glaucoma in a single Filipino family: A case series

Kristine Joy Sapno, Filipino family: A case series, Philippines

“Imo” system stimulus sizes for measuring the central visual field in preperimetricglaucoma

Taimu Sato, Tohoku University, Japan

Successful topical Ganciclovir Management of Medically Uncontrolled Failed Trabeculectomy in Undetected Cytomegalovirus Endotheliitis

Yi-ching Shao, China Medical University Hospital, Taiwan

Cogan-Reese Syndrome: A Case Report Of A 57 Year-Old Female With Cogan-Reese Syndrome

Angelica Antoinette Vega, Makati Medical Center, Philippines

Sex difference of axial elongation rate and ocular biometry in junior high school students

Takehiro Yamashita, Kagoshima University Hospital, Japan

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