News & Updates from NOAO

Tulane and LSU/Ochsner Residents’ Days

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  Ophthalmology Residents and Fellows at Tulane and LSU/Ochsner will present their research alongside lectures from prominent ophthalmologists at Residents’ Research Days, coming up June 12-13, 2015.   LSU / Ochsner Ophthalmology Residency Program Annual Residents’ Research Day and Henry J. L. Van Dyk Memorial Lecture   Robert C. Sergott, M.D.  Director, Neuro-Ophthalmology Service Wills…
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Hindsight, 1985: William E. Scott, MD

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In 1985 the NOAO’s Annual Symposium focused on Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. One of our expert speakers was Dr. William E. Scott, who has made significant contributions to pediatric ophthalmology. Dr. Scott was born and raised in Iowa City, Iowa. He spent the majority of his career in his home state, earning a master’s in physiology…
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Hindsight, 1984: Harry A. Quigley, MD

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Laser in Ophthalmology and Glaucoma Updates were the topics of the NOAO’s 1984 symposium, and one of our distinguished guest speakers was Dr. Harry Quigley. Dr. Harry Quigley graduated in 1967 from Harvard College and received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha honors….
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Faculty Announcements and Lecture Topics!

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  January 30 – February 1, 2015 Sheraton New Orleans Hotel at 500 Canal Street Please save the above date for the New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology’s 64th Annual Symposium.  Our 2015 Symposium will cover Retina, Oculoplastics, & Anterior Segment! Starting today you can book your room at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel for our special room…
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Hindsight, 1983: Dr. Richard P. Kratz

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In 1983 the New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology was honored to have world renowned phaco and IOL pioneer Dr. Richard P. Kratz speak at our cataract surgery symposium. Born in 1920 in Los Angeles, Dr. Kratz knew from an early age that he wanted to be an ophthalmologist.  His mother was a physician – the only…
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