News & Updates from NOAO

2014 Speaker Spotlight: J. Bradley Randleman, MD

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Dr. Randleman joined the Emory Eye Center faculty in 2004 and served as assistant residency director for two years while also completing a fellowship at Emory University in cornea/external disease and refractive surgery. Recognized as an authority on the diagnosis and management of corneal surgery and diseases, Dr. Randleman has given more than 200 hours…
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Program Change: Dr. William Rich’s Keynote Now Friday Morning, March 21st!

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Originally scheduled for March 22nd at 11:45am, Dr. William Rich’s keynote address Innovation:  Beyond Drugs and Devices, will be held on Friday, March 21st at 8am instead.  Better wake up early, because Dr. Rich is a fantastic speaker and is always providing the most current information to our members.  In 2011, one of his lectures…
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2014 Speaker Spotlight: Riva Lee Asbell, AB, CO

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Ms. Asbell is the principal of Riva Lee Asbell Associates, an ophthalmic reimbursement consulting firm located in Fort Lauderdale and Philadelphia.  Her most recent academic appointment is as Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery (Ophthalmology) at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden. Ms. Asbell  authors columns on…
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2014 Speaker Spotlight: David B. Granet, MD

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David Granet, M.D., FACS, FAAP, FAAO serves as the Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Eye Alignment Disorders at the University of California, San Diego.  He will be speaking at the NOAO Symposium on the topics of strabismus and refractive surgeries.  His clinical interests also include state-of-the-art adjustable suture strabismus surgery, childhood eye misalignments and disorders, nystagmus,…
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Hindsight, 1973: Alston Callahan, MD

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The topic of our 1973 symposium was Surgery of the Orbit and Adnexa.  Amongst our speakers was Dr. Alston Callahan, a leader in the study of ophthalmic plastic surgery.  Born in 1911 in Vicksburg, MS, Dr. Callahan graduated from high school at the age of 15 and went on to earn his BA at Mississippi College….
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