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Preliminary Scientific Program 


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Friday, September 11, 2020 (all times listed are Central)

  • 1:20 – 1:30 pm: Opening Remarks - Zhuang T. Fang, MD, MSPH, FASA, OAS President, University of California, Los Angeles 
  • 1:30 – 2:00 pm: Keratoconus and Corneal Transplantation - Uri Soiberman, MD,  John Hopkins
  • 2:00 – 2:30 pm: Adapting to Times: Providing Care for Patients Receiving Outpatient Ophthalmic Procedures Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic  - Jennifer Katsura, CRNA, UCLA Medical Center & Zhuang T. Fang, MD, UCLA
  • 2:30 – 3:00 pm: Title TBA - Robert Goldman, MD, Jules Stein Eye Center, UCLA  
  • 3:00 -3:30 pm: E-cigarette Vaping, Marijuana Use and Their Implications in Anesthesia - Elaine Liew, MD, UCLA
  • 3:30 – 4:00 pm: Eliminating the Preoperative History and Physical Examination in Low Risk Surgery Patients: Risky Business, or Long Overdue?  - Susan Wolf, PA-C, AA, BA, MPAS, MMS, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • 4:00 – 4:30 pm: Fast-Track Evaluation for Ophthalmic Surgery - Terri Fraley, RN, UCLA  & Zhuang T. Fang, MD, UCLA
  • 4:30 – 5:00 pm: Telemedicine in Anesthesia Practice -  Richard Rivers, MD, PhD, Johns Hopkins & Susan Wolf, PA-C, AA, BA, MPAS, MMS, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital 

 

Saturday, September 12, 2020

  • 9:00 – 9:15 am: OAS Membership Briefing - Zhuang T. Fang, MD, UCLA 
  • 9:15 – 9:45 am: Genetic Eye Diseases & Their Anesthetic Implications - Jefferson Doyle, MD, PhD, MHS, Wilmer Eye Institute
  • 9:45 – 10:15 am: Congenital Diseases in Pediatric Patients and Their Implications to Anesthesia - Ihab Ayab, MD, UCLA
  • 10:15 – 10:45 am: Update on Glaucoma in Pathophysiology and Treatment - Simon Law, MD, PharmD, Jules Stein Stein Eye Institute 
  • 10:45 – 11:15 am: Can MAC Techniques for Ocular Blocks be Standardized and Commercialized? - Alan Zamora, CRNA, UCLA & Zhuang T. Fang, MD, UCLA
  • 1:15 – 12:00 pm: Hustead Memorial Lecture: The Reemergence of Akinesia as a Target of Ophthalmic Anesthesia in Robotics, Stem Cell Transfer and Gene Therapy  -  Scott Greenbaum, MD, NYU School of Medicine 
  • 12:00 – 12:15 pm: Break
  • 12:15 – 12:45 pm: Cardiac Arrest in Ophthalmic ORs -  Vinodkumar Singh, MD, University of Alabama at Birmingham 
  • 12:45 – 1:15 pm: Ophthalmic Anesthesia Malpractice Claims -  Michael Morley, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital & Anne Menke, RN, PhD, OMIC 
  • 1:15 – 1:45 pm: Staying out of Legal Crosshairs: An Overview of Opioid Enforcement Trends   - Jason Steinhardt, JD, University of Maryland Law School 
  • 1:45 – 2:15 pm: Update in ASC Compliance and Regulation During the Covid-19 Pandemic - Elethia Dean, RN, PhD, ASC Compliance 
  • 2:15- 3:15 pm: Panel Discussion: Management of Difficult Cases - Howard Palte, MD, Tina Tran, MD, Eric Fry, MD, David Markoff, MD, Zhuang T. Fang, MD
  • 3:15 – 3:45 pm: Q & A, Discussion 
  • 3:45 to 4:15 pm: OAS Membership Business Meeting 



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