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KOL Knockout™: Cataract Edition — Maximizing the Use of Aberrometry, Femtosecond Lasers, and Advanced IOLs to Improve Postoperative Outcomes in Cataract Surgery – LIVE

By: Uday Devgan, MD, FACS, FRCS (Chair); Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD; Ravi D. Goel, MD; Robert F. Melendez, MD, MBA

Webinar Credits: 1.5

This new and exciting program, hosted by Uday Devgan, MD, FACS, FRCS, is a game show-style quiz competition that will feature key opinion leaders (KOLs)/contestants Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD; Ravi D. Goel, MD; and Robert F. Melendez, MD, MBA. This program will include a brief presentation followed by patient case studies. The panel members will have the opportunity to weigh in on treatment options.

YOU will be able to pose questions to the KOLs and receive answers in real-time! You will also have the ability to vote on a KOL KnockoutTM: Cataract Edition winner of the program! There will be learning, laughter, and only one KOL left standing! The winner of Round 1 will proceed to Round 2 of this three-part series.

Expiration Date: Saturday, March 06, 2021
Release Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Learning Objectives

This initiative is designed to address and resolve the educational needs through the following educational objectives:

  • Summarize the technology of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery.
  • Explain how to incorporate femtosecond laser technology into cataract surgery techniques.
  • Establish when to incorporate intraoperative aberrometry to provide better refractive outcomes for cataract patients.
  • Evaluate patient lifestyles and expectations to improve intraocular lens choice.
  • Compare current and emerging technologies in advanced technology intraocular lenses.

Accreditation and Designation Statement

This educational activity is provided by Evolve Medical Education LLC (Evolve).
Accreditation Statement
Evolve is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
Evolve designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participation Method

In order to obtain credit, proceed through the program, complete the post-test, evaluation and submit for credit.

Course Viewing Requirements
Supported Browsers:
Internet Explorer 11 for Windows
Edge (recent versions; Chromium-based) for Windows
Google Chrome (recent versions) for Windows, Mac OS, iOS, Android, or Linux
Mozilla Firefox (recent versions) for Windows, Mac OS, iOS, Android, or Linux
Safari (recent versions) for Mac OSX, or iOS

Hardware Requirements:
4GB+ RAM
Recommended internet speed 5Mbps+

 

Faculty and Disclosures


Uday Devgan, MD, FACS, FRCS
Program Chair
Private Practice
Devgan Eye Surgery
Partner, Specialty Surgical Center
Chief of Ophthalmology
Olive View UCLA Medical Center


Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
Associate Residency Program Director
Cornea, Cataract & Refractive Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine


Ravi D. Goel, MD
Comprehensive Ophthalmologist
Regional Eye Associates
Instructor, Wills Eye Hospital


Robert F. Melendez, MD, MBA
Cataract and Refractive Surgeon/
Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Founder & CEO, Juliette Eye Institute

 

DISCLOSURE POLICY
It is the policy of Evolve that faculty and other individuals who are in the position to control the content of this activity disclose any real or apparent conflict of interests relating to the topics of this educational activity. Evolve has full policies in place that will identify and mitigate all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity.

The following faculty/staff members have the following financial relationships with commercial interests:

  • Uday Devgan, MD, FACS, FRCS, and/or spouse/partner has had a financial agreement or affiliation during the past year with the following commercial interests in the form of Speaker: Bausch & Lomb, and Novartis; Shareholder: Advanced Euclidean Solutions, CataractCoach.com, and LensGen.
  • Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD, and/or spouse/partner has had a financial agreement or affiliation during the past year with the following commercial interests in the form of Consultant: Alcon, Bausch + Lomb, CorneaGen, and Ocular Therapeutix.
  • Ravi D. Goel, MD, and/or spouse/partner have had no financial agreement or affiliation during the past year.
  • Robert F. Melendez, MD, MBA, and/or spouse/partner has had a financial agreement or affiliation during the past year with the following commercial interests in the form of Speaker: Alcon Vision.

The Evolve staff, planners and peer reviewer have no financial relationships with commercial interests.

 

Disclaimer

OFF-LABEL STATEMENT
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.

DISCLAIMER
The views and opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of Evolve or Alcon Vision.

Welcome to “KOL Knockout™: Cataract Edition — Maximizing the Use of Aberrometry, Femtosecond Lasers, and Advanced IOLs to Improve Postoperative Outcomes in Cataract Surgery“.

Please click “Begin Program” to open the Zoom session for the live program.

The live program has concluded.
If you attended, please proceed to the link below to claim your credit. If you did not attend, please stay tuned for the archived version, which will be available soon for on-demand viewing.

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Instructions

Step 1 of 2

  • 1. Not at all confident2. Not very confident3. Neutral4. Confident5. Extremely confident
  • AgreeNeutralDisagree
    Summarize the technology of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery.
    Explain how to incorporate femtosecond laser technology into cataract surgery techniques.
    Establish when to incorporate intraoperative aberrometry to provide better refractive outcomes for cataract patients.
    Evaluate patient lifestyles and expectations to improve intraocular lens choice.
    Compare current and emerging technologies in advanced technology intraocular lenses.
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