Biennial International Symposium on AMD

  • Deeba Husain, MD, Co-chair, fourth Biennial International Symposium on AMD

    Deeba Husain, MD, Co-chair, fourth Biennial International Symposium on AMD

  • James Fujimoto, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, presents "Ultrahigh Speed Swept Source OCT and OCTA"

    James Fujimoto, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, presents "Ultrahigh Speed Swept Source OCT and OCTA"

  • Stephen Burns, PhD, Indiana University, presents "Adaptive Optics Retinal Imaging with Multiply Scattered Light"

    Stephen Burns, PhD, Indiana University, presents "Adaptive Optics Retinal Imaging with Multiply Scattered Light"

  • François C. Delori, PhD, Harvard Ophthalmology, moderates the  “Imaging” panel discussion

    François C. Delori, PhD, Harvard Ophthalmology, moderates the “Imaging” panel discussion

  • Ephraim Friedman (1930-2011), a skilled clinician and surgeon, sculptor, educator, AMD researcher with strong ties to the Boston University and Harvard Ophthalmology communities

    Ephraim Friedman (1930-2011), a skilled clinician, surgeon, sculptor, educator, and AMD researcher

  • Friedman family members at the 2016 Ephraim Friedman Lecture: Meira Rosenberg (David’s wife); David Friedman (Ephraim’s son); Joan Miller, MD; Evangelos Gragoudas, MD; and Dagmar Friedman (Ephraim’s wife)

    Meira Rosenberg, David Friedman, Joan Miller, Evangelos Gragoudas, and Dagmar Friedman at the 2016 Ephraim Friedman Lecture

  • 2016 Ephraim Friedman lecturer, Robert E. Marc, PhD, John A. Moran Eye Center, presents "Remodeling in Retinal Degenerations"

    2016 Ephraim Friedman lecturer, Robert E. Marc, PhD, John A. Moran Eye Center, presents "Remodeling in Retinal Degenerations"

  • Gala Dinner, Liberty Hotel, Boston

    Gala Dinner, Liberty Hotel, Boston

  • Ivana Kim, MD; Joan W. Miller, MD; and Deeba Husain, MD, Harvard Ophthalmology

    Ivana Kim, MD; Joan W. Miller, MD; and Deeba Husain, MD, Harvard Ophthalmology

  • NIH-sponsored travel award recipient Nizar Abdelfattah, MD, at the Gala Dinner, Liberty Hotel, Boston

    NIH-sponsored travel award recipient Nizar Abdelfattah, MD, at the Gala Dinner, Liberty Hotel, Boston

  • Attendees at the Gala Dinner, Liberty Hotel, Boston

    Attendees at the Gala Dinner, Liberty Hotel, Boston

  • Demetrios Vavvas, MD, PhD, Harvard Ophthalmology, presents "Lipid Treatment in AMD"

    Demetrios Vavvas, MD, PhD, Harvard Ophthalmology, presents "Lipid Treatment in AMD"

  • The Symposium on AMD Lipid Panel - Gerard Lizard, PhD; Demetrios Vavvas, MD, PhD; and Margaret DeAngelis, PhD

    Gerard Lizard, PhD, Universite of Bourgogne; Demetrios Vavvas, MD, PhD; and Margaret DeAngelis, PhD, University of Utah

  • Attendees at the fourth Biennial International Symposium on AMD

    Attendees at the fourth Biennial International Symposium on AMD

  • Miltiadis Tsilimbaris, MD, University of Crete Medical School

    Miltiadis Tsilimbaris, MD, University of Crete Medical School

  • Attendees at the fourth Biennial International Symposium on AMD

    Attendees at the fourth Biennial International Symposium on AMD

  • Jordi Mones, MD, PhD, Institut de la Macula and Barcelona Macula Foundation

    Jordi Mones, MD, PhD, Institut de la Macula and Barcelona Macula Foundation

  • Attendees at the fourth Biennial International Symposium on AMD

    Attendees at the fourth Biennial International Symposium on AMD

  • Attendees at the fourth Biennial International Symposium on AMD

    Attendees at the fourth Biennial International Symposium on AMD

Save the Date: October 12-13, 2018 | Boston, MA

The Biennial International Symposium on AMD brings together international experts from a diverse array of fields as well as leaders from related disciplines outside ophthalmology in an interactive format to discuss current and future topics in AMD research. 

Presented by Harvard Ophthalmology AMD Center of Excellence.

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE:

Patricia A. D’Amore, PhD, MBA, FARVO, Co-chair
Deeba Husain, MD, Co-chair
Ivana K. Kim, MD, Co-chair
Joan W. Miller, MD, FARVO, Ex-officio

Presented in partnership with the 3rd Biennial International Symposium on Ocular Regeneration