Atlantic Coast Retina Club/Macula 2019

January 10-12, 2019 | Boston, MA

ARCR Macula 2019

Course Description

On Thursday and Friday, January 10th-11th, the Atlantic Coast Retina Club will feature interesting case studies presented by residents, fellows and physicians. On Saturday, January 12th, the Macula 2019 Conference will host an elite group of invited retina specialists from around the country discussing:  

  • Current and Future Approaches to AMD
  • Advances in Ocular Imaging
  • Expert Perspectives on Retinal Vascular Disease
  • Tumors and Uvetis
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • New Therapies

The goal of Macula 2019 is to highlight the latest innovations in retinal disease detection, imaging, as well as pharmacologic and surgical therapies. This CME conference is directed toward practicing retina specialists, comprehensive ophthalmologists with an interest in vitreoretinal diseases, and trainees. 300-400 attendees are expected.

Atlantic Coast Retina Club -  Call for Case Presentations
Residents and Fellows who wish to present a 3-5 minute case on Thursday, as well as Physicians who wish to present a 5-7 minute case on Friday, should register for the Atlantic Coast Retina Club meeting, and indicate your intent to present a case when prompted in the registration process. You will be notified in December if your case was selected for presentation.

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Course Directors

Joan W. Miller, MD - David Glendenning Cogan Professor of Ophthalmology, Chief of Ophthalmology, Mass Eye and Ear and Mass General Hospital, Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School 
Dean Eliott, MD - Stelios Evangelos Gragoudas Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Associate Director, Retina Service, Mass Eye and Ear
Jay S. Duker, MD - Professor and Chairman of Ophthalmology, Tufts Medical Center and the Tufts University School of Medicine, Director of the New England Eye Center
Jeffrey S. Heier, MD - Co-President and Medical Director, Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston 

Course Faculty

Thomas A. Albini, MD
Neil M. Bressler, MD
Susan B. Bressler, MD
Peter A. Campochiaro, MD
Donald J. D’Amico, MD
Janet L. Davis, MD
James P. Dunn, MD
Geoffrey Emerson, MD, PhD
Philip J. Ferrone, MD
K. Bailey Freund, MD

Julia A. Haller, MD
James T. Handa, MD
Allen C. Ho, MD
Michael S. Ip, MD
Peter Kaiser, MD
Rahul Khurana, MD
Judy E. Kim, MD
Albert M. Maguire, MD
Carl D. Regillo, MD
Philip Rosenfeld, MD, PhD

SriniVas R. Sadda, MD
David Sarraf, MD
Adrienne W. Scott, MD
Carol L. Shields, MD
Richard F. Spaide, MD
Sunil Srivastava, MD
John T. Thompson, MD
Larry Yannuzzi, MD
David N. Zacks, MD, PhD

Room Block

There is a room block at the Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center until December 11, 2018. Call 1-877-SEAPORT and request the group rate ($159 per night, not including taxes and fees) for the Atlantic Coast Retina Club/Macula. Please note, to take advantage of the rate, you must identify your affiliation when the reservation is made.



Atlantic Coast Retina Club
Faculty/Practicing Physicians     Complimentary
Residents/Fellows             Complimentary

Macula 2019
Faculty/Practicing Physicians     $375
Residents/Fellows             $250*
Sponsor a Resident/Fellow     $250

* Trainees from host and former host programs will be offered a discount to attend upon verification. Please contact us for discount code if you are from Mass. Eye and Ear, Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston, New England Eye Center/Tufts Medical Center, Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University, Boston University, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Wills Eye Hospital, Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat, Vitreous-Retina-Macula Consultants of NY. Send an email to

Cancellation/Refund Policy
If you cancel your registration before January 4, 2019, a $5.00 administrative fee will be retained to cover registration costs.  If you cancel your registration after January 4, 2019, the entire registration amount may be subject to forfeit.
Cancel or change your registration via your Cvent confirmation registration or email



In support of improving patient care, Boston Children’s Hospital is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for the healthcare team. 

Boston Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Boston Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 COPE credit hours. Optometrists should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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