Mar 24, 2023  |  ALL DAY

33rd Annual Jack Crawford Day

The 33rd Annual Jack Crawford Day Hybrid Conference

Paediatrics on Steroids: Controversies in Pediatric Ophthalmology

Date: Friday March 24, 2023

Designed for comprehensive ophthalmologists, paediatric ophthalmologists, and anyone who sees children (or likes children!), the theme in 2023 is "Paediatrics on Steroids: Controversies in Pediatric Ophthalmology" covering many relevant topics including:

  • New Devices to Treat and Detect Amblyopia
  • The Longview: Myopia and its Treatments
  • Seeking Gain Without the Pain: Tips for Incorporating Local Anaesthetics into Strabismus Surgery
  • Use of Botulinum Toxin and Bupivacaine Injections in Paediatric Strabismus
  • Infectious Uveitis in Children
  • Updates on JIA Screening and Treatment Guidelines
  • Un-catching Fire in Non-infectious Uveitis
  • Surgical Management of Posterior Uveitis
  • Imaging in Paediatric Uveitis
  • Atopic and Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis
  • Blepharokeratoconjunctivitis in Children
  • Corticosteroid Use in Children Hospitalized with Orbital Cellulitis
  • Optic Neuritis in Children

Our excellent international guest speakers this year:

David Hunter, MD PhD 
Professor and Vice Chair of Ophthalmology,
Harvard Medical School
Ophthalmologist-in-Chief and Richard M. Robb Chair,
Boston Children’s Hospital

Debra A. Goldstein, MD, FRCSC
Magerstadt Professor of Ophthalmology
Director, Uveitis Service
Director, Uveitis Fellowship
Department of Ophthalmology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Looking forward to seeing you.

For any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us by email

Crystal Cheung, MD, FRCSC
Conference Co-Chair
Ashwin Mallipatna, MBBS, MD
Conference Co-Chair

To register/access the conference website, Click here