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Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery Video Symposium

Seeking Video Cases

The ASCRS Cataract Clinical Committee is Seeking Video Cases for the Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery Video Symposium During the 2021 ASCRS Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, NV

Submit Challenging Cases

NEW TIME: This symposium will take place on Saturday, July 24, from 1:30-3:00 p.m.
Speakers will have the opportunity to present unusual and challenging video cases involving any aspect of phaco, femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery and/or IOLs from your practice.

Submission Criteria:

  • Submit your unusual and challenging video cases involving any aspect of phaco, femtosecond cataract surgery and IOLs from your practice here  

  • Videos should be no longer than five minutes.
  • Videos should be one of the following formats: MPEG, Windows Media (.wmv)
  • A maximum of two PowerPoint slides should be included (one containing title and financial interest, the second with a brief case history).
  • If your video will not include narration, you may describe the video during the presentation if selected as a finalist.

The selection criteria for the videos to be presented live at the ASCRS Annual Meeting will emphasize clinical and educational merit. If your case is selected, you will have 5 minutes to describe the clinical aspects of the case. The Cataract Clinical Committee panel will discuss the case, the audience will vote, and the panel will award “The Golden Apple” to the best teaching case.

Please contact Carrie Braden, cbraden@ascrs.org, with any questions.