January 23, 2017, Glencoe Club
A special evening supporting research within Calgary’s Ophthalmology program.
Moderator: Dr. Bryce Ford
Judges: Dr. Torben Bech-Hansen, Dr. Anna Ells, Dr. Jamie Bhamra
Based on judges review; the following Paper & Posters received special recognition and a $500 Research Award from the University Eye Foundation.
Awards presented by Dr. Torben Bech-Hansen.
Basic Science Poster – Rami Halabi
From Progenitors to Neurogenesis: Multiple Roles for Semaphorin 3f signaling. R. Halabi, S. McFarlane
Basic Science Paper – Cynthia Nguyen
Preventing myopia progression by novel blue-LED light therapy and Potential Role of Nitric Oxide C. Nguyen, W. Stell
Clinical Poster – Dr. Monique Munro
Epithelial Thickness Mapping Changes Following Corneal Collagen Cross linking in Patients with Keratoconus. M. Munroe, K. Kurji, E. Sanders, A. Ragan, A. Maddigan, A. Al-Ghoul, J. Bhamra
Clinical Paper – Dr. Itai Magal, Retina Fellow
Determining Risk of Stroke in Patients with Ocular Arterial Occlusive Disorders. I. Magal, M. Avery, A. Anderson, G. Williams, M. Fielden, A. Ells, F. Adatia, P. Mitchell, A. Mitha, A. Kherani