The big picture: Improving glaucoma care

  • Palais des Congres 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle Montréal, QC, H2Z 1H5 Canada

Canadian Glaucoma Society
Saturday June 17, 1045—1215
Room 517A
Palais de Congres, Montreal


At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Assess the challenges of evolving practice patterns
  • Describe the challenges of glaucoma care in other countries
  • Integrate novel training methodologies to improve patient care


Augusto Azuara-Blanco, PhD, FRCS (Ed), FRCOphth
Don Budenz, MD, MPH
Nathan Congdon, MD, MPH
Richard A. Lewis, MD


Beatrice Des Marchais, MD
Paul Rafuse, MD


1045     Improving surgical results in rural China • Nathan Congdon

1100     Discussion

1103     Glaucoma in West Africa • Don Budenz

1118     Discussion

1121     Why are patients still presenting with severe glaucoma, and what should we do? • Augusto Azuara-Blanco

1136     Discussion

1139     Gonioscopy post laser iridotomy: A healthcare quality improvement intervention study • Milime Keyeutat Tondji, Beatrice Des Marchais, Elianne De Larochellière, Ralph Kyrillos

1147     Discussion

1149     Integrating novel treatment into practice • Richard A. Lewis

1204     Discussion panel

1215     Adjourn