The Duke Glaucoma
Fellow Course & Wet Lab 

Friday, October 13, 2023


About the Course

The fellows course will provide glaucoma fellows with a comprehensive overview of current practices and controversies in the diagnosis and management of glaucoma and  experience in the latest surgical techniques. Fellows will be able to view surgical techniques and instrumentation and discuss how recent clinical trial evidence translates into the clinical setting.

Course Objectives

At the completion of this educational activity, attendees will be better able to:

  • Identify strategies that improve how patients with glaucoma use eye drops  
  • Identify indications of minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) devices  
  • Describe how to combine cataract and glaucoma surgical procedures 
  • Review recent advances in intraocular lenses for patients with glaucoma  
  • Recognize and manage surgery-related complications 
  • Minimize complications by performing surgical procedures optimally