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Webinar: Neuro-ophthalmic Clinical Review

Feb 13, 2024 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST

Join us on February 13 as Leonard Messner, OD, presents a neuro-ophthalmic clinical review. This course provides an overview of chiasmal and retrochiasmal visual field defects along with neuro-radiologic and OCT findings. In addition, we will review the OCT findings associated with papilledema, pseudopapilledema and multiple sclerosis.

Dr. Messner is the Vice President for Strategy & Institutional Advancement at the Illinois College of Optometry and holds the office of Professor of Optometry. He is the immediate past Chair of the Neuro-ophthalmic Disorders Special Interest Group of the American Academy of Optometry and serves on the Concussion Research Committee of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society.

His predominant research interests include ocular structure and visual motor abnormalities with concussion, eye movements associated with the physical act of reading, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, psychophysical characteristics of optic neuritis, wide-field angiographic characteristics of diabetic retinopathy and low contrast color characteristics acuity characteristics of nonexudative and exudative age-related macular degeneration. Dr. Messner is the author of numerous peer-reviewed publications and textbook chapters in the areas of neuro-ophthalmic disorders and vitreoretinal disease and lectures extensively on these topics.



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