VBS 2021 - THE FORCE AWAKENS



Virtual Episode I
April 14, 2021
8:00-9:30 PM ET

Virtual Episode I features talks on surgical innovations to treat medical retina diseases (Dr. Lejla Vajzovik); trauma (Dr. Yewlin Chee); uveitis surgical pearls (Dr. Lisa Faia); classic debate on IOL techniques (Drs. Maria Berrocal, Joseph Coney, Ninel Gregori, Katherine Talcott); surgical lightning rounds (Drs. Mathew Cunningham, Kristin Harris-Nwanyanwu, Marianeli Rodriguez); and a panel on diversity, equity and inclusion (Drs. Basil Williams, Jessica Randolph, Reginald Sanders). Moderators include Drs. Aleksandra Rachitskaya; Priya Sharma Vakharia and Basil Williams. Immediately following the episode, there will be a Satellite Symposium sponsored by Genentech entitled " Maximizing the Retinal Surgeon’s Skillset - Handling the Conjunctiva” (Drs. John Kitchens and James Brandt) from 9:30-10:30 PM ET. Please join us for another evening of hard-hitting talks, engaging panel discussions, and robust audience participation.

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Virtual Episode II
May 20, 2021
8:30-10:00 PM ET

Virtual Episode II includes dynamic video-based surgical presentations with audience participation and interactive debates covering controversies in surgical retina. Topics will include debates on the best features of vitreoretinal surgery platforms and approaches to macular hole repair in addition to pearls on advanced OCT findings and retina job contracts. Following the episode, there will be a Satellite Symposium sponsored by DORC (10:00-10:30 PM ET).

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Recap of VBS 2020

Please click here for the full-length recap of the VBS 2020 Virtual Series and earn CME credit, free to access for the general public!

Looking Ahead - 2022 Meeting

Save the Date for the Annual VBS Meeting, March 24-26, 2022, at the Aria Hotel in Las Vegas!

Meeting Archive

Vegas 2019

Las Vegas, NV
April 4-6, 2019
Mentorship Award: Donald J. D'Amico, MD
Keynote Speaker: Carl D. Regillo, MD

Miami 2018

The Fontainebleau, Miami Beach, FL
March 22-24, 2018
Mentorship Award: Jay Duker, MD
Keynote Speaker: Mark Humayun, MD, PhD

Vegas 2017

Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV
April 6-8, 2017
Mentorship Award: Dean Eliot, MD
Keynote Speaker: Maria H. Berrocal, MD

Miami 2016

The Fontainebleau, Miami Beach, FL
March 17-19, 2016
Mentorship Award: Timothy G. Murray, MD, MBA
Keynote Speaker: Steve Charles, MD

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