International Conference

2019 Advances in Pediatric Retina Course
Save the Date: June 13-15, 2019


This course will focus on the advances in diagnosis and surgical management of a wide spectrum of pediatric retinal diseases. It will feature interactive panel discussions, with debate about different surgical approaches to these pathologies and management of complications. Common and challenging cases will be presented with preoperative diagnostic imaging and intraoperative videos.

Educational Objective

The objective of this course is to educate the retina and pediatric community regarding advances in management options for a range of common and challenging pediatric retinal diseases through case presentations and discussions by interactive panels of pediatric surgeons and pediatric ophthalmologists. At the end of the course, attendees will have better understanding of current management options for pediatric retinal diseases.

Target Audience

Pediatric and retina specialists, retina specialists and pediatric ophthalmologists


The University Of Utah School Of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.


Course Director

Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD
Director of Pediatric Retina, John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah
Professor, University of Utah Department of Ophthalmology


Cynthia A. Toth, MD
Joseph A.C. Wadsworth Professor of Ophthalmology, Duke University Department of Ophthalmology

Lejila Vajzovic, MD
Assistant Professor, Duke University Department of Ophthalmology


Coming Soon


Coming Soon

Things to Do

Coming Soon