Other Meetings of Interest

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Free On-Demand Neuro-OPhthalmology Education

NEW! Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder: Optimizing Clinical Decision-Making in a Rapidly Evolving Therapeutic Landscape
Drs. Benjamin M. Greenberg, Patricia K. Coyle, and Megan R. Weigel review hot topics in NMOSD management and discuss clinical cases that address important diagnostic and treatment challenges. Click here to start activity and earn 0.75 CME credit. 

Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder: Management Updates and Challenging Clinical Cases [1 CME credit]
A slides/audio enduring webcast derived from the hybrid lunch symposium that took place on Tuesday, March 14, 2023, is published on the NeuroCME website no later than April 20, 2023. To view online and earn CME credit, please visit here

Thyroid Eye Disease: Hiding in Plain Sight? 
The recording of the live lunch symposium that took place on Wednesday, March 15, 2023, can be accessed here. CME credit is not available for this archive; however, activities available for CME credit on this same topic can be found on the HealioCME website. https://cme.healio.com/

4th Annual Stanford Optic Disc Drusen

April 17th, 2023
Hybrid Event

The Stanford Center for Optic Disc Drusen at the Byers Eye Institute is hosting our 4th annual international conference to share laboratory and clinical advances on optic disc drusen, an orphan disease that is associated with vision loss and optic nerve calcification.  Our goal for this meeting is to seed collaborative opportunities, educate the public, and to strategize about how to rapidly advance the field.

In 2023, we will have a focus on optic nerve and retinal ganglion cell biology and mitochondria, and there will be many talks on translational vision research. In the afternoon, we will host an in-person poster session.

Registration is free. Learn more and register here: https://med.stanford.edu/optic-disc-drusen/meetings-and-lectures/2023.html

Stanford Medicine designates this Live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. 

Acute Optic Neuritis Treatment Update Day

May 5th 2023
Tel Aviv, Israel

This will be a hybrid event: https://acon.forms-wizard.biz/users/new

ACON is an international consortium, focused on studying diagnosis and treatment of subjects with a first-ever optic neuritis. The broad enrollment of patients of all ethnicities and from all continents ensures an excellent representation of the heterogeneity of this condition. Many of the enrolled patients will then be diagnosed with NMOSD, MOGAD or MS and are eligible for preventive immunotherapy. 

The ACON offers an expert Treatment Day giving an overview of acute and long-term treatment Options in neuroimmunological diseases.

Debates/ Talks/ Panel Discussions:

  • Acute optic neuritis treatment
  • Long-term MOGAD and NMOSD treatment
  • Open discussion

Learn more and register here: https://acon.forms-wizard.biz/users/new 

Mayo Clinic Neuro-Ophthalmology: Cases and Controversies 2023

Westin Kierland Scottsdale Resort in Scottsdale, AZ
September 29 – October 1, 2023 

At this CME course, experts provide a review of and updates on the full spectrum of topics in clinical neuro-ophthalmology, including afferent (ischemic, inflammatory, infectious, compressive and hereditary optic neuropathies, select retinopathies, papilledema), efferent (diplopia and nystagmus), neuro-radiology and pupil dysfunction.


  • Lectures by experts in neuro-ophthalmology, neurology, and optometry on clinical topics.
  • Controversies are discussed by expert panelists with audience participation.
  • Cases presented to the expert panelists and audience to discuss their practical approach to patient evaluation and management.

Learn more and register here

The Pressure of Headache 

Honorable Society of the Inner Temple, Crown Office Row, Temple, London EC4Y 7HL
Thursday 12th October 2023
In person only

The annual meeting this year will focus on headaches in CSF disorders, with a special section for adults and kids.  The course is aimed at people who investigate and treat CSF disorders and includes Neurologists, Neurosurgeons, Ophthalmologists, Interventional Radiologists and Scientists.  All health care professionals are welcome (particularly those that are part of idiopathic intracranial hypertension services and headache services).

Register here: https://www.hospitalcharity.org/shop/product/cfsdisordersannualmeeting

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