Dr. Fine did his undergraduate training at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his medical and ophthalmology training at the Boston University Medical Center. Specializing in cataract/IOL and refractive surgery, he has been in private practice for 45 years in Eugene, Oregon. 

Dr. Fine is a Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, and a co-founder of the Oregon Eye Surgery Center. He has held several international leadership positions within organized medicine and ophthalmology. He has served as the president of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the president of the International Intraocular Implant Club.

Dr. Fine is in all editions of Best Doctors in America®, in two editions of Marquis’ Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, and in the 2011-15 editions of Who’s Who in America.  He has received the ASCRS Innovator’s Medal, the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Senior Honor Award and Kelman Lecture Award, the Maumenee Award from the Baylor/Welsh Cataract and Refractive Surgery Congress, the Rayner Medal from the United Kingdom and Ireland Societies for Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Brazilian Phaco Club Award; the Boston University School of Medicine Distinguished Alumnus Award, the Oregon Health and Sciences University Meritorious Achievement Award, the Golden Orchid Award from the National Healthcare Group in Singapore, Ophthalmologist of the Millennium Medal from the International Academy for the Advances in Ophthalmology in India, the Strampelli Medal from the Italian Society of Ophthalmology, the Charles Kelman Medal from Videocataracttarefrattiva, in Milan, Italy, Charles Kelman Medal from the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Implantation Surgery, the Binkhorst Medal from the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Kelman Medal from the Hellenic (Greek) Society of Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery, and the International Intraocular Implant Club Medal.  In 2014, Dr. Fine received the Philip M. Corboy, MD Memorial Award for Distinguished Service in Ophthalmology from the Hawaiian Eye Foundation.

In 1999, Dr. Fine was named one of the 25 most influential ophthalmologists of the 20th century by a vote of 16,000 ophthalmologists worldwide. Dr. Fine has been a visiting professor at 30 medical schools in the United States and abroad, and has delivered 25 named lectureships.

His research activities have led to new instruments and implants and he has innovated many surgical procedures including cortical cleaving hydrodissection, the temporal approach to cataract surgery and self-sealing clear corneal incision.  Dr. Fine has contributed hundreds of publications to refereed medical journals and the medical press, written chapters and edited textbooks and surgical atlases, and has lectured, taught and demonstrated live surgery extensively throughout the world.

In 2018 Dr. Fine was inducted into the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) Ophthalmology Hall of Fame.

  • Bachelor of Science: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1961
  • Doctor of Medicine: Boston University School Medicine, 1966
  • Internship: St. Elizabeth Hospital of Boston, 1966-7
  • Residency: Boston University Medical Center and affiliated hospitals, 1967-70
  • Lancaster Course in Ophthalmology, 1970
  • Assistant to the chairman of the Graduate Department of Biochemistry, Brandeis University, Waltham, Mass: 1961-62
  • Associate to Dr. Irwin Freedberg, Harvard Medical School: 1963-64 (Medical school thesis)
  • Associate to Dr. David Dawson, Harvard Medical School: 1966
  • Editorial Board / Editorial Advisory Board
    • Focus on Cornea & Anterior Segment
    • Focus on Cataract Surgery
    • Ocular Surgery News, U.S. Board
    • Phaco & Foldables
    • EyeCare Technology
    • Ophthalmology World News, U.S. Contributing Board
    • Video Journal of Ophthalmology, MVP
    • Ophthalmology Times
    • EyeWorld
    • Operative Techniques in Cataract and Refractive Surgery
    • Ophthalmology Management
    • Evidence-Based Eye Care
    • AMO Array publication
    • EyeTech Update
    • Eye Care Tomorrow
    • Inside Eyecare Technology
    • Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today
    • Vision & Aging
    • Clinical & Surgical Ophthalmology
    • Techniques in Ophthalmology: The Journal of Eye Surgery
  • International Editorial Board
    • Oftalmologia em Foco (Brazil)
    • Revista Brasileira de Oftalmologia, (monthly publication of the Brazilian Society of Ophthalmology)
    • Journal of the Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society
    • Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today Europe Global Advisory Board
    • EuroTimes
    • Russian Ophthlamology
    • Ophthalmology Journal of the Bombay Ophthalmology Association (BOA)
    • Brazilian Magazine of Ophthalmology, 2007-2008
    • Delhi Journal of Ophthalmology
  • Section / Column Editor
    • Cataract Corner column, Ophthalmology Times
    • Cataract Skills, Ophthalmology Times
    • Perspectives in Lens & IOL Surgery column, EyeWorld
  • Scientific / Medical Advisory Board
    • Ophthalmology Interactive
    • Eye Care International
    • World Cataract Foundation (Memphis, TN)
    • Ethicon (Ophthalmic Advisory Panel)
    • Becton Dickinson (Great Hands Advisory Board)
    • Allergan Medical Optics (Educational and Surgical)
    • Ioptex
    • Paradigm
    • Data.site Medical Information Systems
    • eSinomed
    • Pan Arab African Glaucoma Society
    • Biosyntrx
    • Othera
    • Vision Solution Technologies, Inc.
    • NuLens, Ltd.
    • 3-D Vision Systems
    • Italian Society of Refractive Surgery
    • MicroSurgical Technologies
    • Omeros Corporation
  • Board of Directors
    • MicroSurgical Technology, Inc.
  • Core Clinical Investigator
    • Coherent System 9900 YAG Ophthalmic Laser
    • AMO Phaco-Fit small incision lenses, national medical monitor
    • AMO silicone small incision lenses
    • Alcon ultrasonic hydrodelamination study
    • Iolab silicone small incision lens
    • Alcon hydrogel small incision lens
    • AMO Array multifocal lens
    • ORC “Memory” small incision lens
    • Ioptex soft acrylic small incision lens
    • STAAR toric silicone lens
    • AMO Prestige phacoemulsification system
    • Storz Premier phacoaspiration system
    • Alcon Surgical Legacy phacoemulsification system
    • Chiron PhacoTmesis
    • AMO Diplomax phacoemulsification system
    • Mentor Meridian phacoemulsification system
    • Mentor SIStem
    • Kabi Pharmacia 809A, 5mm round single piece IOL
    • Alcon surface modified AcrySof IOL
    • STAAR collamer plate haptic foldable lens
    • Chiron hemi-haptic plate silicone foldable lens (C4OUB)
    • AMO acrylic foldable small incision lens (Clariflex)
    • AMO Array foldable multifocal lens
    • Morcher endocapsular tension ring, national medical monitor
    • STAAR implantable contact lens for myopia and hyperopia
    • Sunrise Technology holmium laser thermokeratoplasty for hyperopia
    • Allergan Sovereign phacoemulsification system
    • STAAR Wave phacoemulsification system
    • STAAR Wave sonic phacoemulsification system
    • Bausch & Lomb/Storz Millennium phacoemulsification system with scroll pump
    • C & C Vision accommodative IOL (CrystaLens)
    • Paradigm YAG laser phacoemulsification system
    • Asclepion-Meditec Phacolase laser cataract removal
    • VisionCare Implantable Miniaturized Telescope
    • Medennium Phakic Refractive Lens for treatment of myopia
    • Advanced Vision Science foldable acrylic lens
    • Rayner Centerflex foldable hydrophilic acrylic copolymer lens
    • Zeiss IOL Master partial coherence interferometry for A-scan measurements
    • Pharmacia Z9000 wave-front technology IOL
    • Pharmacia Innovators’ Healon 5 trial
    • Alcon Legacy NeoSoniX with AdvanTec phacoemulsification system
    • Allergan Sovereign phacoemulsification system with Whitestar technology
    • Bausch and Lomb Avantix phacoemulsification system
    • AMO Sovereign Whitestar miniphaco system
    • iStent™ Trabecular Bypass Micro Stent, Glaukos Corporation
    • Eyepass® Bi-directional Glaucoma Implant, GMP Vision Solutions
    • MEL80 Excimer Laser for LASIK, Carl Zeiss Meditec
    • Beta-test Site for the Visante Optical Coherence Tomography, Carl Zeiss Meditec
    • WaveTec Vision Systems, Inc.
    • AMO Signature phacoemulsification system
    • Bausch & Lomb Stellaris phacoemulsification system
    • Visiogen Synchrony Dual-Optic Accommodating IOL
    • AMO Tecnis Mutlfocal IOL
    • Vistakon, Johnson & Johnson
    • Carl Zeiss Meditec Ophthalmic Microscopes
  • Beaver 4mm keratome for enlarging phacoemulsification incisions for small incision lens implantation, with Becton & Dickinson
  • Fine foldable lens insertion forceps, with Rhein Medical
  • ORC Flexeon Blue Ovoid intraocular lens (co-designer)
  • Fine millimeter marker, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine cautery pen, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine universal lens insertion forceps, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine IOL folding block, with Rhein Medical
  • Beveled cartridge for STAAR silicone IOL injector
  • Fine universal foldable IOL insertion forceps II, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine/Thornton fixation ring, with Mastel Precision Instruments
  • Fine swivel fixation ring, with Katena Instruments
  • Fine folding and tucking forceps, with Rhein Medical
  • Howard Fine clear cornea knife, with Huco and Company
  • Fine universal III forceps, with Rhein Medical
  • Trapezoidal 3-D diamond blade, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine triamond knife, with Doug Mastel, Mastel Precision Instruments
  • Fine clear corneal marker, Mastel Precision Instruments
  • Fine/Nagahara chopper, with Rhein Medical
  • Clear corneal incision guide, with Diamatrix
  • Fine/Akahoshi pre-chopper, with ASICO
  • Fine head-tilt capsulorrhexis forceps, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine paratrap knife, with Mastel Precision Instruments
  • Angled side port trapezoidal knife, with DSP, Inc.
  • Fine toric lens marker, with ASICO
  • 3-D angled step knife, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine crescent fixation ring, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine bi-manual handpiece set, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine collamer and ICL lens loading set, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine-Nichamin combination chopper, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine Irrigating Chopper, with MicroSurgical Technology
  • Fine-Wedge 20 gage irrigating quick chopper, with Rhein Medical
  • Fine micro-incision phaco diamond knife, with Mastel Precision Instruments
  • Fine irrigating chopper, with ASICO
  • Fine-Ikeda Micro Surgery Capsulorhexis Forceps, with ASICO
  • Fine Capsulorhexis Forceps, with MicroSurgical Technology
  • Fine Micro-incision Cataract Systems Diamond Blades, with Mastel Surgical Instruments
  • Khng-Fine Astigmatic Marker, with ASICO
  • Fine-Ikeda Micro Capsulorhexis Forceps, with Katena Products Incorporated
  • Fine Biaxial Microincision Infiniti Phacoemulsification Tip, with MicroSurgical Technology
  • Sponge stretch and anchor scleral buckle technique
  • Hexagonal YAG laser posterior capsulotomy
  • Chip and flip phacoemulsification technique
  • Pupilloplasty technique for phacoemulsification in the presence of small pupils
    (mini sphincterotomy and stretch)
  • Dimple down keratome technique for entering the anterior chamber in self sealing cataract incisions
  • Measurement of location of external incision for self sealing cataract incisions from clear corneal vascular arcade
  • Infinity suture for 6-7mm scleral tunnel cataract incision closure
  • Oblique folding of silicone IOLs for single step in the bag IOL implantation
  • Separation of folding devices from implantation devices for foldable IOLs
  • Cortical cleaving hydrodissection (and viscodissection of residual cortex)
  • Crack and flip phacoemulsification technique (with William Maloney & David Dillman)
  • Different phacoemulsification parameters for each step in the procedure (Phaco 1, Phaco 2, Phaco 3)
  • Self sealing corneal tunnel incision (clear corneal incision)
  • Stromal hydration for enhancing seal of clear corneal incisions
  • Chop and flip phaco technique in high vacuum and burst mode
  • Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique
  • Technique for blunt and viscodissection to reopen fibrosed capsular bags
  • Viscosurgical technique for phacoemulsification of posterior polar cataracts
  • Bimanual micro-incision intraocular cautery
  • Bimanual micro-incision refractive lens exchange
  • Injector removal from the anterior chamber of the Morcher Pupil Expander Ring
  • Oregon Health and Science University:
    • Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, July 1, 2002
    • Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, April 1, 1994
    • Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, September 11, 1989
    • Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology, September 1, 1987
  • University of Oregon, Adjunct Professor of Health Education
  • Arnott Trust, London, England, International Faculty
  • International Institute for Experimental Surgery, Innsbruck, Austria, International Faculty

Academic Affiliations

  • Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, Oregon Health & Science University

Professional Affiliations and Activities

  • Licensed to practice medicine and surgery in Oregon, 1970
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, 1972
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Medical Association
    • Expert consultant, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Technology Assessment Program
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
    • Member, Quality of Care – Anterior Segment Panel
    • Member, Preferred Practice Pattern – Anterior Segment Panel
  • American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
    • Chair of the ASCRS Foundation Pediatric Blindness Treatment Committee
    • Chair of the ASCRS International Relations Committee
    • Chair of the ASCRS Foundation, 2003-2009
    • Immediate Past President, 2002-2003
    • President, 2001-2002
    • Vice-President, 2000-2001
    • Treasurer, 1998-2000
    • Executive Committee
    • Government Relations Committee
    • National Steering Committee, Operation Focus
    • Scientific Advisory Board
    • Member, Optomestrist Task Force
  • International Intraocular Implant Club
    • President, 2008-2010
    • President-Elect, 2006-2008
    • Secretary, 2004-2006
    • Treasurer, 2002-2004
  • Pan American Association of Ophthalmology
    • Board of Directors, 2008 to present
    • Communications Committee, 2008 to present
  • European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
    • Clinical Committee on Quality of Life
  • Outpatient Ophthalmic Surgery Society
    • Board of Directors and Charter Member
  • International Society of Refractive Surgery, Member
  • American College of Eye Surgeons: Board of Directors & Charter Member
  • American Board of Eye Surgery
    • Certified in Refractive Surgery/Incisional Keratotomy, 1994
    • Certified in Cataract/Implant Surgery, 1992
    • Board of Directors
  • Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, American Journal of
    Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, European Journal of Implant and Refractive
    Surgery, Eye, Journal of Glaucoma, Ophthalmic Surgery and Lasers, Comprehensive
    Ophthalmology Update, Journal of Refractive Surgery, Cornea, Ophthalmology
    (reviewer)
  • Time Life Medical/Patient Education Media, Inc., (editorial review panel)
  • Hawaiian Eye Foundation, Scientific Advisory Board
  • Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology, President & Vice President
  • Oregon Medical Association
    • Board of Trustees (3 years)
    • Quality of Patient Care & Peer Review Committee (9 years)
    • Delegate from Lane County to House of Delegates
  • Lane County Medical Society
    • Secretary (1 1/2 years) and Chairman, multiple standing committees
  • Board of Trustees
    • Pacific Hospital Association (3 years)
    • Sacred Heart Medical Center Foundation (9 years)
  • Sacred Heart General Hospital
    • Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology (4 years)
    • Chairman, multiple standing committees
    • Participant, Ask-an-Expert Panel

Awards

  • Staar Award, in recognition for the break-through innovation of the clear corneal incision technique for phacoemulsification and foldable IOL implantation, Staar Surgical Company, 1992
  • Innovator’s Medal Award and Innovator’s Lecture, “Limitation, Logic, and Language”, American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, April 12, 1994
  • Achievement in Ophthalmology medal, in recognition of continuing dedication to the advancement in the field of ophthalmology, Alcon Surgical, 1994
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Honor Award, 1994
  • Chairman’s Award, Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health Sciences University, 1996
  • Maumenee Award for outstanding contributions to education in ophthalmology, Baylor/ Welsh Cataract and Refractive Surgical Congress, September 7, 1996
  • Rayner Medal and Rayner Medal Lecture, “Small incision IOL’s: Where is the technology taking us?”, selected by the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, September 14, 1996
  • Named one of the Best Ophthalmologists in America, poll of American professors of ophthalmology and directors of residency training, conducted by Ophthalmology Times, 1996
  • Voted Speaker of the Day, day on Cataract and IOL, Hawaii ‘98, sponsored by the New England Eye Center and Slack, Inc.
  • Bangalore, India, Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery Society convention, special guest of honor, February 1998
  • Brazilian Phaco Club award, May 12, 1998
  • Recipient, Ophthalmology Times’ Recognition for Lifetime Achievement in Ophthalmology Award, (cataract surgery), 1998
  • Named one of the 25 most influential ophthalmologists of the 20th Century by a vote of 16,000 ophthalmologists worldwide, polled by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 1999
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, 16th Argentine Society of Ophthalmology meeting, honored invitee, June 1999
  • Naples, Italy, Award “In appreciation for innovative work in the development of cataract surgical techniques”, 7th Convention of Live Ophthalmic Surgery, co-sponsored by the Italian Ophthalmological Society and the Italian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Dec 9-11, 1999
  • Meritorious Achievement Award, Department of Ophthalmology, Oregon Health Sciences University, May 10, 2001
  • Distinguished Alumnus Award, Boston University School of Medicine, in recognition of a distinguished career in ophthalmology, May 18, 2001
  • Invited to the White House by President George W. Bush with other leaders of medical subspecialty societies to discuss legislation regarding a patient bill of rights, July 2001
  • Lifetime Achievement Award for Extraordinary Contributions in the Advancement of Ophthalmic Technology, Inside Eyecare Technology, 2001
  • Ophthalmologist of the Millennium Gold Medal Award, presented by the International Academy for Advances in Ophthalmology, Mumbai, India, 2002
  • Speaker of the Day Award in the session on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting, January 22, 2002
  • The Brazilian Society of Ophthalmology, the Brazilian Society of Refractive Surgery, the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants, and the Brazilian Society of Ophthalmic Administration honors I. Howard Fine, M.D. at the 7th International Symposium of the Association of Ophthalmology in Marina, Brazil for his dynamic spirit and scientific innovations that have resulted in fundamental contributions to ophthalmic research, science, and surgery, March 15, 2003, Maringa, Brazil
  • Senior Achievement Award, presented by the Board of Trustees of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2003
  • VIP Tour of the U.S.S. Stennis, United States Navy, September 24, 2003
  • President’s Council Leadership Award, 2003 – 2004, Outpatient Ophthalmic Surgery Society
  • Voted the #1 most influential opinion leader of ophthalmology in the Top 50 Opinion Leaders, a poll of ophthalmologists taken by Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, April 16, 2005
  • Voted one of the most influential opinion leaders in ophthalmology in the Top 50 Opinion Leaders, a poll of ophthalmologists taken by Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, April 26, 2006
  • Golden Orchid Award, The Eye Institute of the National Healthcare Group in Singapore, “For your outstanding contribution to ophthalmology in Singapore,” June 2006
  • Listed in Guide to America’s Top Ophthalmologists, Consumers’ Research Council of America, 2007 edition
  • Listed in Guide to America’s Top Ophthalmologists, Consumers’ Research Council of America, 2008 edition
  • Benedetto Strampelli Medal, presented by the Italian Society of Ophthalmology and the Italian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery,”for innovative work in the development of cataract surgical techniques,” Naples, Italy, May 9, 2008
  • Excellence in Clinical Research award presented by the Sacred Heart Medical Center Foundation and the PeaceHealth Oregon Region Board of Directors, Valley River Inn, Eugene, Oregon, October 13, 2009
  • Inaugural Charlie Kelman Award and lecture, presented by Videocatarattarefrattiva, Milan, Italy, October 16, 2009
  • Listed in Guide to America’s Top Ophthalmologists, Consumers’ Research Council of America, 2010 edition
  • Listed among the leading innovators in the field of premium IOL implant surgery by Premier Surgeon, March/April 2010
  • Binkhorst Medal, awarded by American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, April 10, 2010, in recognition of significant contributions to the science and practice ofophthalmology
  • Charles D. Kelman MD Medal, awarded by the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Implant Surgery, May 21, 2010, for outstanding innovation in cataract surgery technique and technology
  • Honorary Charles D. Kelman International Medal, awarded by the Hellenic (Greek) Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society, in Athens, Greece, February 26, 2011, in appreciation of outstanding contributions to cataract surgery
  • International Intraocular Implant Club Medal, awarded by the International Intraocular Implant Club in Vienna, Austria, September 18, 2011.
  • Listed in Guide to America’s Top Ophthalmologists, Consumers’ Research Council of America, 2013 edition
  • Philip M. Corboy, MD, Memorial Award for Distinguished Service in Ophthalmology (sponsored by Bausch and Lonb), January 19, 2014
    American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) Ophthalmology Hall of Fame Award, April 14, 2018
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) Ophthalmology Hall of Fame Award, April 14, 2018

Best Doctors in America

  • The Best Doctors in America, 1992-1993, S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, Woodward/White, South Carolina, 1992 (first edition) (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery)
  • The Best Doctors in America, 1994-1995, S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, Woodward/White, South Carolina, 1994 (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery)
  • The Best Doctors in America: Pacific Region, 1996-1997, S.W. Naifeh, Editor, Woodward/White, South Carolina, 1996
  • The Best Doctors in America, Included in the 1998, 1999, 2000 listings, S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, www.bestdoctors.com, (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery)
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2000-2001 (listed under ophthalmology: anterior segment – cataract surgery and ophthalmology: refractive surgery) Best Doctors, Inc., Aiken, South Carolina, 2001
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2003-2004, S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, Woodward/White, South Carolina, 2004 (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery)
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2005-2006, S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, Woodward/White, South Carolina, 2006 (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery)
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2009-2010, S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, Woodward/White, South Carolina, 2009 (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery)
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2011-2012, S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, Woodard/White, South Carolina, 2011 (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery)
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2013, S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, Woodard/White, South Carolina, 2012 (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery)
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2014, S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, Woodard/White, South Carolina, 2012 (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery)
  • The Best Doctors in America, 2015-2016 S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, Woodard/White, South Carolina, 2012 (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery, refractive surgery, LASIK surgery)
  • The Best Doctors in America,. 2017-2018 S. Naifeh & G.W. Smith, Woodard/White, South Carolina, 2017 (listed under ophthalmology, anterior segment; cataract surgery, refractive surgery, LASIK surgery)

Who’s Who Lists

  • Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, First Edition, Marquis Who’s Who, New Providence, NJ, 1996
  • Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals, National Register’s Who’s Who, West Islip, NY, 2004
  • Who’s Who in America, Marquis Who’s Who, New Providence, NJ, 2011-12
  • Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Eighth edition, Marquis Who’s Who, New Providence, NJ, 2011-12
  • Who’s Who in America,  Marquis Who’s Who, New Providence, NJ 2013
  • Who’s Who in America. Marquis Who’s Who, New Providence, NJ, 2014
  • Who’s Who in America. Marquis Who’s Who, New Providence, NJ, 2015
  • Who’s Who in America; 70th Anniversary Edition, Marquis Who’s Who, New Providence, NJ, 2015-2016

Honorary Society Memberships

  • Honorary Member, Iowa Eye Association, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, June 1999
  • Honorary member of the Peruvian Ophthalmology Society, 6/29/2000
  • Honorary member of the Southern African Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 2/20/2001
  • Honorary member of the Canadian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 2003
  • Honorary member of the Chilean Society of Ophthalmology, November 2004
  • Honorary member of the Colombian Society of Ophthalmology, August 2008
  • Honorary member of the Costa Rica Ophthalmology Association, August 2009
  • Honorary member of the Brazilian Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, April 2014

Profiled in Feature Articles

  • Profiled in a feature article, “Ophthalmic visionaries”, Ophthalmology Times, October 1, 1997
  • Profiled in a feature article, “Lessons from the master’s series”, Ophthalmology Management, July 1999
  • Profiled in the Ocular Surgery News 20th Anniversary Issue as one of Ophthalmology’s 12 Modern Day Visionaries, 2002
  • Profiled in a feature article, “Long-time teacher, inventor recounts innovation in the face of opposition”, EyeWorld, January 2007
  • Profiled in a feature article, “A Fine time in ophthalmology, part one ”, Eyeworld, July 2009: 28
  • Profiled in a feature article, “A Fine time in ophthalmology, part two” , Eyeworld, August 2009: 34
  • Profiled in, “5 Questions Column,” Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, February 2011

Award-winning Teaching Videos

  • First place, Video Competition for Best Surgical Technique, “Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, 2nd International Meeting on Cataract, Intraocular Implant, and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants and the Brazilian Society of Refractive Surgery, Sao Paulo, Brazil, April 27-30, 1994
  • Second place, Video Competition: Innovations in Anterior Segment Surgery, “New Thoughts on Self-Sealing Clear Corneal Incisions”, Annual Video Festival of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Amsterdam, Netherlands, September 30-October 4, 1995
  • Runner-up, Video Competition, “New Phacoemulsification Modalities”, Annual Video Festival of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Philadelphia, PA, June 1-4, 2002
  • Best of Show, Video Competition, “Transition to Bimanual Microincision Phacoemulsification”, Annual Meeting Video Program of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Anaheim, CA, November 15 – 18, 2003
  • Runner-up, Best In-house Production, “Innovative Spin-offs of Bimanual Microincision Phacoemulsification, Film Festival, Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 2004
  • First prize, Educational New Technique Demonstration, “New Techniques for the Management of Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome”, Videocataractrefractive, Milan, Italy, 2006
  • First prize, Challenging Cataract, “Every Small Pupil Must Be Viewed as a Potential IFIS”, Videocatarattarefrativa, http://www.medicongress.it/eng/index.html, Milan, Italy, 2008

Honorary Citizenship

  • Honorary Citizen, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Honorary Citizen, Irkutsk, Siberia, Russia
  • Ophthalmology Department, University of Rochester School of Medicine, October 1989
  • St. Erik’s Eye Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden, July 1990
  • Ophthalmology Department, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, May 1991
  • Dean McGee Eye Center, University of Oklahoma School of Medicine, February 1992
  • El-Maghraby Eye Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, January 1993
  • Shiley Eye Center, University of California at San Diego School of Medicine, February 1993
  • Ophthalmology Department, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, March 1993
  • Jules Stein Eye Center, UCLA School of Medicine, February 1994
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, May 1994
  • Shiley Eye Center, University of California at San Diego School of Medicine, November 1994
  • Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, November 1994
  • Eye Department, Medical School of Laval University (Quebec), February 1995
  • Ophthalmology Department, Medical College of Georgia, March 1996
  • Storm Eye Institute, Medical University of South Carolina, May 1996
  • Ophthalmology Department, Yale University School of Medicine, January 1997
  • Ophthalmology Department, Manhattan Eye, Ear, & Throat Hospital, April 1997
  • Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, May 1997
  • Department of Ophthalmology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea, June 1997
  • Department of Ophthalmology, California Pacific Medical Center, December 1997
  • Cairo University School of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt, March 1998
  • Ophthalmology Department, University of Toronto School of Medicine, January 1999
  • Hope Eye Hospital of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil, February 1999
  • Department of Ophthalmology, Boston University School of Medicine, March 1999
  • Department of Ophthalmology, University of Iowa School of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, June 1999
  • Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, December 2001
  • Department of Ophthalmology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, March 2002
  • Department of Ophthalmology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, June 2002
  • Department of Ophthalmology, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic, September 2002
  • Department of Ophthalmology, U.S.Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California, September 2003
  • Department of Ophthalmology, University of Washington Medical School, January 2007
  • Department of Ophthalmology, University of Bordeaux, School of Medicine, Bordeaux, France, June 2007
  • Department of Ophthalmology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, April, 2012
  • Department of Ophthalmology, New York University School of Medicine, April 2012
  • Samuel Ianacone M.D. Memorial Lecture, “New Techniques in Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, sponsored by St. Mary’s Hospital and the Rochester Academy of Ophthalmology, Rochester, NY, October 12, 1989
  • Robert S. Coles Distinguished Lecture in Ophthalmology, “Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery Without Injection or Sutures”, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY, March 15, 1993
  • Jean Lacerte Memorial Lecture, “Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation Under Topical Anesthesia”, sponsored by Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec,
    Canada, February 3, 1995
  • Bernard Gettes Lecture on Cataract and Intraocular Lens Surgery, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 18, 1995
  • The Distinguished Behrman Lecture in Ophthalmology, “Avoiding Injury to the Optic Nerve at the Time of Cataract and Implant Surgery”, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel, January 9, 1996
  • Vallotton Lecture, “New Phacoemulsification Technology and its Impact on the Evolution of Endolenticular Phaco Techniques”, Department of Ophthalmology, Storm Eye Institute, College of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, May 17, 1996
  • Sigmund Schutz Memorial Lecture, “Phacoemulsification and small incision IOL’s: Where is the technology taking us?”, Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, New York, New York, April 1, 1997
  • Wolfe Lecture, “State of the art and direction of cataract surgery”, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Iowa School of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, June 19, 1999
  • Jack and Barry Kayes Lecture, “Phacoemulsification and IOL surgery for the treatment of cataract and refractive errors”, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, December 4, 2001
  • Paton Lecture, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, Department of Ophthalmology, Cullen Eye Institute, College of Medicine, Baylor University, Houston, Texas, February 22, 2003
  • First Marvin Kwitko Lecture, “Refractive lens exchange”, 10th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Montreal, Canada, June 7, 2003
  • Inaugural Richard D. Richards Lecture, “Refractive lens exchange”, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, June 4, 2004
  • 25th Anniversary of the Rayner Medal Lecture, “Refractive lens exchange”, sponsored by the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Chester, United Kingdom, September 9, 2004
  • 25th Annual Harvey Thorpe Lecture, “Refractive lens exchange.” We honor you today as an international researcher, teacher and clinician, who has brought to the field of ophthalmology the highest degree of knowledge, insight and dedication. Sponsored by the Pittsbursh Ophthalmology Society and Healthsouth Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 18, 2005
  • Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada Lecture, “Multifocal and accommodative IOLs”, sponsored by the Canadian Ophthalmological Society, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, June 25, 2005
  • Inaugural Charles D. Kelman Lecture, “Technique ahead of its time.” In recognition of your outstanding contributions to the field of cataract surgery. Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chicago, Illinois, October 17, 2005
  • Benedetto Strampelli Medal Lecture, “Phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, 13th Annual International Joint Meeting of Ocular Surgery News, Italian Society of Ophthalmology, and The Italian Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, May 9, 2008
  • Inaugural Gavin Herbert Lecture, “The use of biaxial phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, Third Annual Gavin S. Herbert Eye Institute Colloquium, University of California, School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, October 10, 2008
  • Inaugural Charles Kelman Lecture, “Biaxial Phacoemulsificaiton for Difficult and Challenging Cases”, Videocataracttarefrattiva, Milan, Italy, October 16, 2009
  • Binkhorst Medal Award and Binkhorst Lecture, “Looking Back, Looking Ahead”, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery annual symposium and congress, Boston, Massachusetts, April 10, 2010
  • Charles Kelman Medal and Charles Kelman Lecture, “Refractive Lens Exchange”, Brazilian Society of Cataract and Implant Surgery, Natal, Brazil, May 21, 2010
  • Honorary Charles Kelman International Award and Medal 2011, and Kelman Medal Lecture, “Simple Solutions to Complex Problems in Cataract Surgery,” Hellenic (Greek) Society of Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery, Athens, Greece February 2011.
  • Richard G. Weaver Lecture, “Simple Solutions to Complex Promblems in Cataract Surgery,” Wake Forest University Eye Center Annual Eye Meeting, Winston-Salem, NC, May 20, 2011.
  • International Intraocular Implant Club Medal Lecture, “Conduct Your Own Masterpiece,” International Intraocular Implant Club Membership Dinner, Vienna, Austria, September 18, 2011.
  • Philip M. Corboy, MD, Memorial Award Lecture, “Conduct Your Own Masterpiece,” Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting 2014, Kauai, HI, January 19, 2014.
  • Top Doctor Award, Ophthalmologist 2017, sponsored by the Leading Physicans of the World.
  • Fine IH, Kaplan NO, White S, “Changes in Rat Heart LDH During Development and Aging”, Federation Proceedings 21: 409, 1962
  • Fine IH, Fawcett CP, Evarse J, Kaplan NO, “Characteristics of an Inhibitor of Dehydrogenases Formed from DPNH”, presented at the 141st American Chemical Society National Meeting, 1962
  • Fine IH, Kaplan NO, and Kuftinec D, “Developmental Changes of Mammalian Lactic Dehydrogenases”, Biochemistry 2: 118, 1963
  • Fine IH, Costello LA, “The Use of Starch Electrophoresis in Dehydrogenase Studies”, in Methods in Enzymology, vol. VI, SP Colowick and NO Kaplan, eds., Academic Press, New York, 1963
  • Dawson DM, Fine IH, “Creatinine Kinase in Human Tissues”, Archives of Neurology 16: 175, 1967
  • Freedberg IM, Fine IH, Cordelle FH, “Cell Free Protein Synthesis in Mammalian Skin”, Journal of Investigative Dermatology 48: 55, 1967
  • Fine IH, “A Wide-open YAG Posterior Capsulotomy”, International Journal of Cataract Surgery 3: 1, 18, April 1986
  • Sinskey RM, Epes R, Fine IH, Landy R, Blaydes JE, “Techniques for Insertion of No-Hole Lenses”, Iolab Video Library, Program 1-36 Iolab, Covino, Ca. 1986
  • Samples JR, Bellows AR, Rosenquist RC, Hutchinson BT, Fine IH, and Van Buskirk EM, “Pupillary Block with Posterior Chamber Intraocular Lenses”, Archives of Ophthalmology 105: 3, 335, March 1987
  • Fine IH, “YAG Laser Posterior Capsulotomy”, in Audiovisual Journal of Cataract & Implant Surgery, RH Osher, editor, Cincinnati Eye Institute, 1987
  • Johnson SH, Maloney WF, Fine IH, Small Incision Cataract Extraction Techniques, Videotape produced by Allergan Medical Optics, Dept. of Professional Education, Allergan, Inc. Irvine, Ca. 1988
  • Fine IH, “A Small-Incision PMMA Lens”, Ocular Surgery News 6: 15, 44, August 1, 1988
  • Fine IH, “Iridectomy Technique to Improve Cosmesis and Preserve Function After Cataract Surgery”, Ocular Surgery News 7: 4, 28, February 15, 1989
  • Kelman C, Fine IH, AMO-PC28 LB Posterior Chamber IOL Insertion Techniques, videotape produced by Allergan Medical Optics, April 1989
  • Fine IH, “Chip & Flip” Technique – 2 Hand Phaco Through a Small Circular Capsulorhexis, videotape included in CooperVision’s videotape library, Spring 1989
  • Fine IH, and Robertson J, “Initial Experience with the AMO PC-28 LB (Phacofit) Small-Incision Implant”, Journal of Cataract
    and Refractive Surgery 15: 3, 327, May 1989
  • Fine IH, “Chip & Flip Technique”, Ocular Surgery News 7: 10, 46-7, May 15, 1989
  • Fine IH, “Chip & Flip Technique”, Ocular Surgery News 7: 19, 16-17, October 1, 1989
  • Brint SF, Fine IH, Kraff MC, Obstbaum SA, Read FW, Shoenfeld AH, panelists in Ocular Surgery News Symposium on “Standards of Quality Care in Cataract Surgery”, moderated by DR Sanders, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, October 15, 1989
  • Crozafon P, Morgan S, Fine IH, Kietzman B, Fishkind W, Brint S, Flexeon Blue Insertion Techniques, videotape produced by ORC Ophthalmic Surgical Products, Azusa, Ca., October 1989
  • Fine IH, “An ‘Infinity Suture’ for 6.5-mm Phaco Incisions”, Ocular Surgery News 7: 21, 118-119, November 1, 1989
  • Barnet RW, Brint SF, Ernest PH, Faulkner GD, Fine IH, and McFarland MS, panelists in Ocular Surgery News Symposium on “Preferred Techniques for Single-Stitch Cataract/IOL Surgery”, moderated by DR Sanders, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, November 15, 1989
  • Fine IH, “The Infinity Stitch” Including Phacoemulsification and Implantation of Model UB71, videotape produced by Pharmacia Ophthalmics Inc., Monrovia, Ca., December 1989
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 16: 1, 123, January, 1990
  • Masket S, Davison J, Fine IH, “Capsular Bag Hyperexpansion with Flexible Lens Implants After Capsulorhexis: Capsular Block-A New Syndrome”, presented at ASCRS, Los Angeles, Ca., March 4, 1990
  • Fine IH, “Flip and Chip”, Audiovisual Journal of Cataract & Implant Surgery, R Osher, editor, VI: 2, Cincinnati Eye Institute, 1990
  • Fine IH, “The Infinity Suture Closure Technique”, Audiovisual Journal of Cataract & Implant Surgery, R Osher, editor, VI: 3, Cincinnati Eye Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1990
  • Fine IH, Flexeon Ovoid Lens with No Suture Technique, ORC Capsulorhexis Video Library, 1990
  • Fine IH, Chip & Flip Phacoemulsification Technique & Iolab LI30U Small Incision IOL Implantation, Iolab Video Library, 1990
  • Brint SF, Blaydes JE, Bloomberg L, Crozafon P, Fine IH, Kraff MC, panelists in Ocular Surgery News Symposium on “Hydrodelineation: The Most Recent Advance in Small-Incision Cataract Surgery”, moderated by DR Sanders, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, October 15, 1990
  • Sanders DR, Shepherd J, Ernest P, Fine IH, Maloney WF, “Effect of Incision Size and Suture Configuration on Induced Astigmatism and Visual Rehabilitation”, in Small Incision Cataract Surgery, JP Gills and DR Sanders, eds., Slack, Inc., NJ, 1990
  • Fine IH, “Infinity Suture: Modified Horizontal Suture for 6.5mm Incisions:, in Small Incision Cataract Surgery, JP Gills and DR Sanders, eds., Slack, Inc., NJ, 1990
  • Fine IH, “Forceps Allow IOL to Unfold Slowly into the Bag”, Ocular Surgery News 8: 21, 142-3, November 1, 1990
  • Fine IH, “Design and Early Clinical Studies of the AMO Multifocal IOL”, in Current Concepts of Multifocal Intraocular Lenses, WA Maxwell and LT Nordan, eds., Slack, Inc., NJ, 1991
  • Fine IH, “Pupilloplasty”, in Textbook of Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques, PS Koch and JA Davison, eds., Slack, Inc., NJ, 1991
  • Fine IH, “Two-Handed Phacoemulsification Through a Small Circular Capsulorhexis: The Chip & Flip Technique”, in Textbook of Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques, PS Koch and JA Davison, eds., Slack, Inc., NJ, 1991
  • Fine IH, “The Infinity Suture”, in Textbook of Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques, PS Koch and JA Davison, eds., Slack, Inc., NJ, 1991
  • Ernest PH, Fine IH, Hunkeler JD, Lindstrom RL, Martin RG, Masket S, McFarland MS, Siepser SB, panelists in Ocular Surgery News Symposium on “Single-Stitch Surgery Update”, moderated by DR Sanders, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, January 1, 1991
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 17: 1, 106-107, January 1991
  • Fine IH, “Forceps Allow IOL to Unfold Slowly into the Bag”, (feature article on Implant Techniques), Ocular Surgery News International Edition 2: 1, 14-15, January 1991
  • Corboy JM, Fine IH, Jensen AD, John M, McIntyre DJ, Norris JW, Reider AE. Shepherd JR, Thornton SP, panelists in Ocular Surgery News 9: 2, 6-9, 14-27, January 15, 1991 (part 1) and 9: 3, 6-17, February 1, 1991 (part 2)
  • Fine IH, “Unexplained postoperative myopia after IOL with capsulorhexis”, (feature article on Complications Management), Ocular Surgery News 9: 4, 43, February 15, 1991
  • Faulkner GD, Fine IH, Kondrot EC, McFarland MS, and Shepherd J, panelists in Ophthalmology Times Roundtable on Small-Incision Surgery, “Experts Attest to Virtues of Small-Incision Surgery”, moderated by JM Dodick, Ophthalmology Times 16: 5, 15-22, March 1, 1991
  • Fine IH, “Incision architecture allows one-stitch or sutureless closure even with non-folding lens”, Phaco & Foldables 4: 2, 1, 3-5, March/April 1991
  • Steinert R, Brint S, White SM, Fine IH, “Astigmatism after Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, Ophthalmology 98: 4, 417-23, April 1991
  • Fine IH, “The Chip and Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 17: 3, 366-71, May 1991
  • Fine IH, “Surgeon-to-surgeon consistency of incision was impetus behind Fine scleral marker”, Ocular Surgery News 9: 13, 28, July 1, 1991
  • Fine IH, The use of soft foldable IOL following capsule rupture and vitreous loss, Audiovisual Journal of Cataract & Implant Surgery, R Osher, editor, VII: 2, Cincinnati Eye Institute, 1991
  • Fine IH, Phacoemulsification: The Chip and Flip Technique, Video Journal of Ophthalmology VII: 4, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, Mo., August 1991
  • Watson ME, and IH Fine, “The First Assistant’s Role in Managing Phacoemulsification Complications”, Journal of Ophthalmic Nursing and Technology 10: 4, 172-6, 1991
  • Fine IH, “The architecture and construction of a self-sealing incision for cataract surgery”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 17: 672-6, supplement 1991
  • Fine IH, Sphincterotomies: The Management of the Small Pupil in Cataract Surgery, Audiovisual Journal of Cataract & Implant Surgery, R Osher, editor, VII: 3, Cincinnati Eye Institute, 1991
  • Fine IH, La tecnica de facoemulsificacion “chip and flip”, Sociedad Argentina de Oftalmologia, 20th Annual Report of the Argentina Society of Ophthalmology, 132-8, 1991
  • Fine IH, Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection, Innovators’ Forum Video Library, 6th edition, produced by ORC, November, 1991
  • Watson ME, and IH Fine, “The First Assistant’s Role in the Management of Complications During Phacoemulsification”, Today’s O.R. Nurse 13: 11, 17-21, November 1991
  • Fine IH, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection technique includes cortical cleanup”, Ocular Surgery News 9: 24, 26-7, December 15, 1991
  • Fine IH, Comparison of techniques for using folding forceps (or not) with silicone lenses, Ocular Surgery News 9: 24, 42, December 15, 1991
  • Fine IH, “Improvements in the ‘chip and flip’ technique for two-handed phacoemulsification through a small circular capsulorhexis”, in New Frontiers in Ophthalmology, CY Khoo et al, eds., Elsevier Science Publishers B.V., the Netherlands, 1991
  • Fine IH, “Chip-and-Flip Phacoemulsification Technique with Infinity Suture Closure”, in Techniques of Phacoemulsification Surgery and Intraocular Lens Implantation, M Yalon, ed., Slack, Inc., NJ, 1992
  • Fine IH, “Chip and Flip Phacoemulsification”, in The Surgical Rehabilitation of Vision, LT Nordan, WA Maxwell, JA Davison, eds., Gower Medical Publishing, New York, NY, 1992
  • Fine IH, “The Infinity Suture” in The Surgical Rehabilitation of Vision, LT Nordan, WA Maxwell, JA Davison, eds., Gower Medical Publishing, New York, NY, 1992
  • Fine IH, “Pupilloplasty Technique to Improve Cosmesis and Preserve Function After Cataract Surgery”, in The Surgical Rehabilitation of Vision, LT Nordan, WA Maxwell, JA Davison, eds., Gower Medical Publishing, New York, NY, 1992
  • Fine IH, “Posterior capsular tear and vitreous loss”, Ocular Surgery News 10: 5, 46-7, March 1, 1992
  • Brint SF, Blaydes JE, Bloomberg L, Crozafon P, Fine IH, Kraff MC, Filippelli J, Hoffman J, “Initial experience with the HydroSonics instrument to soften cataracts before phacoemulsification”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 18: 2, 130-5, March 1992
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 18: 2, 207-8, March 1992
  • Fine IH, “Self-sealing corneal tunnel incision for small-incision cataract surgery”, Ocular Surgery News 10: 9, 38-9, May 1, 1992
  • Colin J, moderator, Brint SF, Fine IH, Gimbel HV, Jacobi KW, Pearce JL, Percival SBP, Philipson B, panelists, Surgical Dialogues – Issues in Multifocal Intraocular Lens Technology, Allergan Medical Optics, Irvine, CA 1992
  • Fine IH, “Update on Foldable Lenses”, Focus on Cataract Surgery 1: 1, 5, Spring 1992
  • Fine IH, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, (Focus on Phaco column), Ocular Surgery News, International Edition, pp. 62-3, May 1992
  • Steinert RF, Post CT, Brint SF, Fritch CD, Hall DL, Wilder LW, Fine IH, Lichtenstein SB, Masket S, Casebeer C, Oksman H, “A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Masked Comparison of a Zonal-Progressive Multifocal IOL and a Monofocal IOL”, Ophthalmology 99: 6, 853-61, June 1992
  • Butler RN, Ernest PH, Fine IH, Parrott M, Portnoi V, Shepherd JR, “Advances in Cataract Surgery: A Primary Care Update”, Geriatrics 47, supplement 1, June 1992
  • Fine IH, “Uma incisao para a Faco”, Oftalmologia, official publication of the Brazilian Society of Cataract, Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery, 9: 30, 1,12, (cover article) July 1992
  • Fine IH, Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification; Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision, 3-D videotape in Sony Medical High Definition Library, sponsored by Sony and Kabi Pharmacia, August 1992
  • Fine IH, “You can throw away your I/A tip: cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, Ocular Surgery News 10: 15, 82-3, August 1, 1992
  • Brown DC, Fine IH, Gills JP, Grabow HB, Kraff MC, Martin RG, Post CT, Rowan P, Shepherd JR., Utrata PJ, panelists in Ocular Surgery News Symposium on “The Future of Foldable IOLs”, moderated by DR Sanders, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, August 15, 1992
  • Fine IH, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 18: 5, 508-12, September 1992
  • Fine IH, The Clear Cornea Self-Sealing Incision, Video Journal of Ophthalmology VIII: 5, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis Mo., October 1992
  • Fine IH, Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification, Sutureless Approach, Audiovisual Journal of Cataract & Implant Surgery, R Osher, editor, VIII: 3, Cincinnati Eye Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1992
  • Fine IH, “Future of cataract surgery holds seemingly unimaginable advances”, proceedings of the First Annual Ocular Surgery News Symposium, Ocular Surgery News supplement, 31, January 15, 1993
  • Fine IH, “New generation silicone lens has higher refractive index”, proceedings of the First Annual Ocular Surgery News Symposium, Ocular Surgery News supplement, 39, January 15, 1993
  • Fine IH, “The self-sealing corneal tunnel incision in cataract surgery”, Focus on Cataract Surgery, 1: 2, 6-8, Winter 1993
  • Fine IH, “Enhancing the seal in clear corneal tunnel incisions”, Ocular Surgery News 11: 5, 40, March 1, 1993
  • Fine IH, moderator and participant, Surgical Dialogues, Foldable Lens Technology Past, Present and Future, Highlights from a Roundtable Discussion with an International Panel, September 10, 1992, Le Palais des Congres, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Paris, France, Allergan Medical Optics, Irvine, Ca, 1993
  • Fine IH, “Fixation device for corneal tunnel incision”, Ocular Surgery News 11: 6, 34, March 15, 1993
  • Fine IH, “Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation”, in International Advances in Phacoemulsification, R Osher, Cincinnati, Ohio, Spring 1993
  • Fine IH, Fichman RA, Grabow HB, co-editors, Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery & Topical Anesthesia, Slack Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1993
  • Fine IH, “Clear Corneal Cataract Incision with a Temporal Approach”, in Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery & Topical Anesthesia, IH Fine, RA Fichman, HB Grabow, eds., Slack Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1993
  • Williamson CH, and Fine IH, “Foldable IOLs, Topical Anesthesia and Clear Corneal Incisions”, in Foldable Intraocular Lenses, RG Martin, JP Gills, DR Sanders, eds., Slack Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1993
  • Fine IH, “Should the corneal incision site change: Advantages for the patient and surgeon in the temporal location”, Ocular Surgery News 11: 10, 76, May 15, 1993
  • Dillman DM, Fine IH, “Cataract and Intraocular Lens Surgery in a Monocular Patient with a Diathesis”, D Soll, editor, Clinical Decisions in Ophthalmology 17: 2, Brannigan-DeMarco Communications, Inc., New York, New York, June 1993
  • Fine IH, et al, A Phaco Sampler, Audiovisual Journal of Cataract & Implant Surgery 9: 1, R Osher, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1993
  • Fine IH, Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection, Audiovisual Journal of Cataract & Implant Surgery 9: 2, R Osher, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1993
  • Fine IH, “Temporal corneal tunnel incision leaves quiet eye with immediate postop vision”, Phaco & Foldables, 6: 4, 8, July/August 1993
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 19: 5, 664, September 1993
  • Fine IH, Clear Corneal Incisions, guest editor, Video Journal of Ophthalmology 9: 5, October 1993
  • Fine IH, Self-sealing, corneal tunnel incisions, Video Journal of Ophthalmology 9: 5, October 1993
  • Fine IH, Maloney WF, Dillman DM, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 19: 6, 797-802, November 1993
  • Fine IH, “The self-sealing corneal tunnel incision in cataract surgery”, Focus on Cataract Surgery 1:2, 6-8, Winter 1993
  • Fine IH, “Initial Results Using the Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation”, Middle East Journal of Ophthalmology 1: 2, 20-26, August 1993
  • Black CB, Brint SF, Costin JA, Fine IH, Johnson SH, Milauskas A, Osher R, Salvitti ER, Serafano D, panelists in Ocular Surgery News Symposium on “Phacoemulsification in the 1990’s: Evolving Techniques and Technology”, moderated by KJ Croes, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, February 1, 1994
  • Fine IH, “Pupilloplasty for Small Pupil Phacoemulsification” Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 20: 2, 192-6, March 1994
  • Fine IH, “New Phaco Technology”, EyeCare Technology 4: 2, 13-15, Mar/Apr 1994
  • Fine IH, “Clear Corneal Incisions”, in JM Dodick, E Donnenfeld, eds., Cataract Surgery, International Ophthalmology Clinics, 34: 2, 59-72, Little, Brown, Boston, MA, Spring 1994
  • Fine IH, Phaco Technology and Technique EyeCare Technology 4: 4, 17-20, July/August 1994
  • Fine IH, Phacoemulsification Technique in Audiovisual Journal of Cataract & Implant Surgery, R Osher, editor, 10: 4, Cincinnati Eye Institute, 1994
  • Fine IH, “Demonstration of the New Kelman Tip for Phacoemulsification”, in Audiovisual Journal of Cataract & Implant Surgery, R Osher, editor, 10: 4, Cincinnati Eye Institute, 1994
  • Fine IH, Lane SS, “Fluidics, Phaco Responsiveness enhanced by Phaco Machine Ocular Surgery News 3: 2, 47, January 15, 1995
  • Fine IH, “Clear-Cornea Cataract Surgery” in Audio-Digest Ophthalmology , California Medical Association, 33: 2, January 19, 1995
  • Fine IH, “New thoughts on Self-sealing Clear Corneal Cataract Incisions”, EyeCare Technology 5: 1, 67-8, January/February 1995
  • Fine IH (chairman), Bucher P, Blumenthal M, Rosen E, Pita-Negrao J, Galand A, Neuhann T, (participants), “Symposium on Cost-Effective Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, in European Journal of Implant and Refractive Surgery 7: 1, 49-59, February 1995
  • Fine IH, “Astigmatism and the Clear Corneal Incision”, Proceedings from the 3rd Annual Ocular Surgery News Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Slack Inc., Thorofare, NJ, supplement, February 1, 1995
  • Fine IH, Lewis JS, New techniques and instruments for lens implantation, in Current Opinion in Ophthalmology 6: 1, 46-52, February 1995
  • Fine IH, “How 7 Phaco Machines work in Practice”, Review of Ophthalmology, February 1995
  • Fine IH, “Enhancing cataract procedures using optimal phacoemulsification equipment”, Phaco and Foldables: 8, 1, Winter 1995
  • Fine IH, “Limitation, logic, and language”, Innovator’s lecture, 1994, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 21: 2, 212-218, March 1995
  • Fine IH, “The New Face of Phaco”, EyeCare Technology 5: 2, 42-49, March/April 1995
  • Fine IH, Singer JA, consultants in “Cataract Incision and Closure”, in S Masket, ed., Focal Points 13: 3, 10-13, American Academy of Ophthalmology, March 1995
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 21: 3, 242-243, May 1995
  • Fine IH, “Ancillary Instrumentation for Phaco Procedures”, EyeCare Technology 5: 3, 35-38, May/June 1995
  • Fine IH, “Wound Construction Strategies for Clear Corneal Surgery”, supplement to
  • Review of Ophthalmology, 15A-17A, sponsored by Allergan, June 1995
  • Steinert RK, Fine IH, Gimbel HV, Lindstrom RL, Neuhann TF, and Osher RH, associate editors, Cataract Surgery: Technique, Complications, & Management, W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, 1995
  • Fine IH, “Wound Construction”, in Cataract Surgery: Technique, Complications, &
  • Management, RK Steinert, ed., W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, 1995
  • Fine IH, “Management of the Small Pupil”, in Cataract Surgery: Technique, Complications, & Management, RK Steinert, ed., W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, 1995
  • Fine IH, “Hydrodissection and Hydrodelineation”, in Cataract Surgery: Technique, Complications, & Management, RK Steinert, ed., W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, 1995
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, D Shepard, ed., Annals of Ophthalmology 27: 4, 238, 1995
  • Fine IH, “ The chip and flip phacoemulsification technique”, Cataract Surgery Update: Phacoemulsification, Ophthalmology Clinics of North America, 471-481, W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, September 1995
  • Fine IH, “Clear corneal cataract incisions”, Cataract Surgery Update: Phacoemulsi-fication, Ophthalmology Clinics of North America, 547-555, W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, September 1995
  • Dillman DM, Fine IH, Maloney WF, “Crack and flip phacoemulsification”, Cataract Surgery Update: Phacoemulsification, Ophthalmology Clinics of North America, 481-497, W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, September 1995
  • Fine IH, “A Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Techniques, International Advances in Phacoemulsification, RH Osher, editor, Spring/Summer 1995
  • Fine IH, editor, Phaco Today: The Latest Developments in Phacoemulsification and Small Incision Cataract Surgery, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Inc., 1995
  • Fine IH, “Self-sealing clear corneal tunnel incision”, in Phaco Today: The Latest Developments in Phacoemulsification and Small Incision Cataract Surgery, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Inc., 1995
  • Fine IH, “A spectrum of clear corneal phaco techniques”, in Phaco Today: The Latest Developments in Phacoemulsification and Small Incision Cataract Surgery, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Inc., 1995
  • Fine IH, “New thoughts on clear corneal cataract incisions”, in Phaco Today: The Latest Developments in Phacoemulsification and Small Incision Cataract Surgery, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Inc., 1995
  • Fine IH, “New system for astigmatic keratotomy combined with phacoemulsification and IOL implantation”, in Phaco Today: The Latest Developments in Phacoemulsifica-tion and Small Incision Cataract Surgery, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Inc., 1995
  • Fine IH, guest editor and contributor, Folders and Shooters: Using the New Foldable Technologies, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 11: 6, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, Mo., December 1995
  • Fine IH, “Astigmatic keratotomy utilizing the Feaster knife”, Audiovisual Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, R Osher, editor, 9: 4, Cincinnati Eye Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1995
  • Fine IH, Clinical Forum contributor, Ophthalmic Practice, 13: 6, 233-4, Montreal, Canada, December 1995
  • Fine IH, editor, Phacoemulsification: New Technology and Clinical Application, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1996
  • Fine IH, “Alcon Series 20000 Legacy Phacoemulsification System”, in Phacoemulsifi- cation: New Technology and Clinical Application, IH Fine, editor, Slack Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1996
  • Lu LW, Fine IH, Argento C, “Tecnicas de facoemulsificacion”, in Facoemulsificacion: de lo basico a lo avanzado, MA Padilha, C Argento, LW Lu, eds., RioMed Livros Ltda., Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1996
  • Fine IH, “Incisione con tunnel corneale temporale e tecnica di facoemulsificazione “Crack and flip”, in Chirurgia della Cataratta, L Buratto, ed., Centro Ambrosiano di Microchirurgia Oculare srl, Milano, Italy, 1996
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 22: 2, 159-167, March 1996
  • Fine IH, “The continuing evolution of phaco”, EyeCare Technology, 6: 4, 38-46, April 1996
  • Fine IH, “Advances promise bright future”, Ophthalmology Times, 21: 14, 6, April 15, 1996
  • Black CB, Brint SF, Fine IH, Gimbel HV, Kelman CD, Koch DD, Lehmann RD, Mackool RJ, Milauskas AT, Serafano DN, panelists in Ocular Surgery News Symposium on “New Directions in Technology & Technique: Expanding the Platform of Cataract Surgery into the 21st Century”, moderated by KJ Croes, sponsored by Alcon, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, May 1, 1996
  • Lindstrom RL, Rosenthal K, Fine IH, Solomon K, Rowen S, Bucci Jr F, Roberts C, panelists in Ocular Surgery News Symposium on “Opportunities and Techniques in Improving Cataract Patient Outcomes”, moderated by RL Lindstrom, sponsored by Ciba Vision, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, May 15, 1996
  • Fine IH, “A Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phaco Techniques”, in New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology: Anterior Segment and Strabismus Surgery, DA Long, ed., Proceedings of the 44th Annual Symposium, New Orleans, LA, USA, February 9-12, 1995, Kugler Publications bv Amsterdam / New York, 1996
  • Fine IH, “The New Phaco Technology and its Effect on Phaco Technique”, in New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology: Anterior Segment and Strabismus Surgery, DA Long, ed., Proceedings of the 44th Annual Symposium, New Orleans, LA, USA, February 9-12, 1995, Kugler Publications bv Amsterdam / New York, 1996
  • Fine IH, “Approaches for Handling Astigmatism at Cataract Surgery”, moderator of round table, in New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology: Anterior Segment and Strabismus Surgery, DA Long, ed., Proceedings of the 44th Annual Symposium, New Orleans, LA, USA, February 9-12, 1995, Kugler Publications bv Amsterdam / New York, 1996
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Refractive Aspects to Cataract Surgery”, in Cataract Surgery and Lens Implantation, RL Lindstrom, ed., in Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, G.W. Weinstein, ed., Rapid Science Publishers, Philadelphia, PA, 1996
  • Fine IH, “Update on Phaco Machines”, Review of Ophthalmology, 3: 6, 68-70, June 1996
  • Fine IH, Masket S, Wallace III RB “Current Surgical Applications of AMO Diplomax Phacoemulsification System”, videotape produced at the Allergan Educational Theatre, ASCRS, June 1996
  • Fine IH, “Phaco Pioneers”, EyeCare Technology, 6: 6, 10-13, June 1996
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 22: 6, 665-666, July/August 1996
  • Fine IH, “New blade enhances cataract surgery”, Techniques Spotlight, Ophthalmology Times, 21: 23, 16, September 1, 1996
  • Fine IH, “High vacuum chop without prior grooving”, “Expanding the dynamic range of phacoemulsification”, Expanding the Platform of Cataract Surgery into the 21st Century, videotape produced by Ocular Surgery News, September 1996
  • Fine IH, “Alterations in surgical technique via an advanced phacoemulsifier”, Highlights of the ASCRS 1996 Annual Meeting, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, September 1996
  • Fine IH, “The use of high vacuum cassettes with the Alcon Series 20,000 Legacy phacoemulsification system”, Phaco and Foldables, 9: 4, 2-3 and 6, Fall 1996
  • Fine IH, “The Rhein 3-D diamond blade”, EyeWorld, 1: 2, 24, November 1996
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 22: 9, 1141, November 1996
  • Fine IH, “New techniques are catching on quickly”, Ophthalmology Times, 21: 30, 4, December 15, 1996
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Binstock S, “Phacoemulsification performed in a modified waiting room chair”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 22: 10, 1408-1411, December 15, 1996
  • Obstbaum SA, Fine IH, Gimbel HV, “Techniques of phacoemulsification”, in Duane’s Clinical Ophthalmology, W Tasman, ed., Lippincott-Raven, 1996
  • Fine IH, “Phacoemulsification techniques” Annual CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, 1996
  • Obstbaum SA, chairman, Dillman DM, Fine IH, Kidwell TP, Masket S, Schein OD, Singer J, Steinberg EP, Maguire M, Boyce V, panel members, Cataract in the Adult Eye, Preferred Practice Pattern, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1996
  • Fine IH, “Descriptions can improve communication”, Ophthalmology Times, 22: 2, 4, January 15, 1997
  • Fine IH, “Phacoemulsification incision burns”, Special report to ASCRS members, American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, January 1997
  • Fine IH, “The clear corneal incision: Tried and true”, EyeWorld, 2: 2, 10, February 1997
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 23: 1, 16, January/February 1997
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of pseudoexfoliation: Challenges and options”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 23: 2, 160-165, March 1997
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 23: 3, 314, April 1997
  • Ghiaroni A, editor, Section on Phacoemulsification, “Phacoemulsification in patients with uveitis”, Revista Brasileira de Oftalmologia, 56: 5, 373-4, May 1997
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 23: 5, 704, June 1997
  • Fine IH, “Many techniques exist for implanting foldable IOLs through clear corneal incisions”, Ocular Surgery News, 15: 13, 37-38, July 1, 1997
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “Transient no light perception visual acuity follows intracameral lidocaine injection”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 23: 6, 957-8, July/August 1997
  • Fine IH, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection; Making it work”, Review of ASCRS 1997, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Boston, MA, 1997
  • Fine IH, “How I do it: My personal phacoemulsification technique”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology XIII: 4, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, MO, August 1997
  • Fine IH, “Facoemulsificacao e explante de lentes intra-oculares”, Oftalmologia em Foco, 53, 8-9, August 1997
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags to reposition decentered intraocular lenses”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 23: 7, 990-994, September 1997
  • Fine IH, “Choo-choo chop and flip with the soft-shell technique is safer and more efficient”, Phaco & Foldables, Summer 1997
  • Fine IH, “How to do cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, Review of Ophthalmology, 172-174, October 1997
  • Fine IH, “Choo-choo chop and flip phaco using the Series 2000 Legacy Mackool System”, Video Teaching Library, Alcon Surgical, Inc., October 1997
  • Nagahara K, Fine IH, Olson RJ, Gimbel HV, Arshinoff SA, Current Phaco & Viscosurgical Techniques, Masterphaco Video Theater, Alcon Surgical, Inc., October 1997
  • Fine IH, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection: Mobilizing the cortex with the epinucleus”, Eyeworld, 2, 10, 71, October 1997
  • Fine IH, “New thoughts on self-sealing clear corneal incisions”, Video Library, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Dublin, Ireland, October 1997
  • Fine IH, “Bevel down chop and flip phaco”, Video Library, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Dublin, Ireland, October 1997
  • Fine IH, “Iris wants to be under the Sheets’”, Video Library, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Dublin, Ireland, October 1997
  • Fine IH, “Chop and flip phacoemulsification techniques”, in Highlights of the ASCRS 1997 Annual Meeting, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Boston, MA, 1997
  • Fine IH, “Phacoemulsification tips: New designs harness ultrasound’s power”, Eyeworld, 2, 12, 26-7, December 1997
  • Fine IH, Grabow H, Lindstrom R, Steinert R, “Discussion spotlights changing phaco technology”, roundtable discussion moderated by IH Fine, Ophthalmology Times, 22: 24, 13-22, December 15, 1997
  • Fine IH, “Chop and flip phaco with high vacuum and burst mode”, Clinical Education Videotapes, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1997
  • Fine IH, “Bevel down chop and flip phaco with Arshinoff soft shell technique”, Clinical Education Videotapes, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1997
  • Fine IH, “Chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, in Phacoemulsification Techniques, L Buratto, editor, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1998
  • Fine IH, Advanced phacoemulsification technique: Chop and Flip, in Cataract Surgery: The State of the Art, JP Gills, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1998
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Recent advances in phacoemulsification systems”, in Cataract Surgery: The State of the Art, JP Gills, editor, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1998
  • Fine IH, Grabow HB, Lindstrom RL, Steinert RF, Phaco Surgeons Discuss Techniques and Preferences, roundtable discussion moderated by IH Fine, Ophthalmology Times, 23, 1, 32-38, January 1, 1998
  • Brauweiler P, Chang DF, Coffman TM, Fine IH, Malbran ES, Masket S, Wallace III RB, Technology That Transforms Technique, supplement to Review of Ophthalmology, January 1998
  • Fine IH, Bissen-Miyajima H, Galand A, Gills JP, Hoffer KJ, Hunkeler JD, Kershner RM., Long DA, Rosen ES, “Clear corneal incisions: a good option for cataract patients”, panel discussion moderated by IH Fine, Ocular Surgery News, 16: 3, 13-18, February 1, 1998
  • Fine IH, Martin RG, “Bevel-down phaco”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 12: 1, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, Mo, 1998
  • Fine IH, “High vacuum, low energy phaco technique”, (Operative profile), Ocular Surgery News, 15: 5, 12, March 1, 1998
  • Fine IH, Advances in Phacoemulsification: Technology and Technique”, Recent Advances in Ophthalmology – 4, HVN Nema editor, Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers Ltd., New Delhi, India, 1998
  • Fine IH, Lewis JS, Hoffman RS, “New techniques and instruments for lens implantation”, in Cataract Surgery and Lens Implantation, RL Lindstrom, ed., in Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, 9: 1, 20-25, Rapid Science Publishers, Philadelphia, PA, February 1998
  • McDonald MB, Fine IH, Wallace III RB, Eyeworld Dialogue: A full Array of vision, roundtable discussion of the AMO Array foldable lens, Eyeworld, 3: 3, 34-37, March 1998
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, D Shepard, ed., Annals of Ophthalmology & Glaucoma, 30: 1, 8, January/February 1998
  • Fine IH, “Phaco techniques with topical anesthesia”, in Modern Cataract Surgery, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Boston, MA, 1998
  • Fenzel R, Fine IH, Gills JP, Hunkeler J, Lindstrom RL, Olson RJ, Osher RH, Steinert RF, Wallace III RB, panelists in Ocular Surgery News Symposium on “Advances in Mujltifocal Lens Technology: The AMO Array”, moderated by RL Lindstrom, sponsored by Allergan, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, April 1, 1998
  • Fine IH, “Recentration technique can be safer and easier than explantation”, Ocular Surgery News, 16: 8, 14-16, April 15, 1998
  • Fine IH, “Choo-choo chop and flip with the soft-shell technique is safer, more efficient”, Ocular Surgery News, 16: 8, 23-25, April 15, 1998
  • Lindstrom R, Bucci Jr F, Fine IH, Roberts C, Rowen S, Kelly C, Machat J, McDonald M, O’Brien T, Evolving Trends, Techniques, and Pearls in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, sponsored by Cibavision Ophthalmics, June 1, 1998
  • Fine IH, guest editor, Phacoemulsification Techniques, in Operative Techniques in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, R Elander, ed., W.B. Saunders, Co., Philadelphia, PA, June 1998
  • Fine IH, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, in Phacoemulsification Techniques: Operative Techniques in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, R Elander, editor, W.B. Saunders, Co., Philadelphia, PA, June 1998
  • Fine IH, “A new AK technique: Feaster knife with phacoemulsification”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 14: 2, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, MO, 1998
  • Arshinoff S, Fine IH, McDermott M, Olson RJ, Solomon K, Serafano D, The Science & Clinical Applications of Viscoelastics, co-moderated by M Kraff and J Hoffman, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, sponsored by Alcon, July 15, 1998
  • Fine IH, “Injury leads to more precise procedure”, Ocular Surgery News, 23: 16, 6, August 15, 1998
  • Fine IH, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in cornea plana with an axial length of 21 and a functioning glaucoma filtering bleb”, Video Film Library, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1998
  • Fine IH, “Choo choo chop and flip phaco”, Focus on Phaco, Audiovisual Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, R Osher, editor, 14: 2, Cincinnati Eye Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1998
  • Fine IH, “Choo choo chop and flip”, 1998 ASCRS Speakers’ Forum, Alcon Latoratories, Inc., 1998
  • Fine IH, “New phacoemulsification tip designs”, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and complicated cases”, “Update on the Morcher capsular tension ring study”, Highlights of the ASCRS 1998 Annual Meeting, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, 1998
  • Fine IH, “Choo-choo chop and flip phaco”, “Advances in endolenticular phacoemulsifi- cation”, “Chop and flip phaco with high vacuum and burst mode”, Advanced Concepts in Cataract Surgery, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, 1998
  • Fine IH, “Small incision cataract surgery”, in Ophthalmology, M Yanoff, D Dueker, editors, Mosby, London, 1998
  • Agarwal S, Agarwal A, Sachdev MS, Mehta KR, Fine IH, Agarwal A, Phacoemulsification, Laser Cataract Surgery and Foldable IOLs, Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers Ltd., New Delhi, India, 1998
  • Fine IH, “The choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, in Phacoemulsification, Laser Cataract Surgery and Foldable IOLs, S Agarwal, editor, New Delhi, India, 1998
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section Participant, D Shepard, ed., Annals of Ophthalmology, 30: 5, 271-2, September/October 1998
  • Fine IH, “New phacoemulsification software provides options for nuclear disassembly and removal”, Phaco & Foldables, 11: 2, 1998
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Clear corneal cataract incisions”, in Ophthalmic Surgery and Lasers, 29: 10, 822-831, October 1998
  • Fine IH, “Injury leads to more precise procedure”, Ophthalmology Times, 23:16, November 1, 1998
  • Fine IH, “Pearls for avoiding complications at refractive clear lensectomy”, in Refractive Surgery 1998: Reshaping the Future, CD-ROM, American Academy of Ophthalmology, November 1998
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Second sight: The symptoms and treatment of cataracts and other common eye disorders, Update Publishing, Inc., Germantown, TN, 1998
  • Fine IH, “Chop and flip phacoemulsification”, in An Atlas of Intraocular Lens Implantation, 1st edition, J Yuan, editor, People’s Health Publishing House, Beijing, China, 1998
  • Fine IH, editor, “Clear Corneal Lens Surgery”, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1999
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Controversies regarding clear corneal incisions”, in Clear Corneal Lens Surgery, IH Fine, editor, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1999
  • Fine IH, “The choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, in Clear Corneal Lens Surgery, IH Fine, editor, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 1999
  • Fine IH, “The choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, in 12 Kongress der Deutschsprachigen Gesellschaft fur Intraokularlinsenimplantation und refraktive Chirurgie, G Duncker et.al., eds., Springer-Verlag, Berlin, January 1999
  • Lu, LW, Fine IH, editors, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, Thieme Publishers, New York City, NY, 1999
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Phacoemulsification in pseudoexfoliation”, in Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, LW Lu, IH Fine, editors, Thieme Publishers, New York City, NY, 1999
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Phacoemulsification in severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease”, in Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, LW Lu, IH Fine, editors, Thieme Publishers, New York City, NY, 1999
  • Centurion V, Fine IH, Lu LW, “Management of the Small Pupil in Phacoemulsification”, in Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, LW Lu, IH Fine, editors, Thieme Publishers, New York City, NY, 1999
  • Arshinoff SA, Bissen-Miyajima H, Brint SF, Fine IH, Hayes JC, panelists, “At issue: preventing infection and inflammation after surgery”, Ocular Surgery News, 17: 3, February 1, 1999
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “New techniques and instruments for lens implantation”, Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, 10: 16-21, 1999
  • Fine IH, “Technology expands range of possibilities for phaco”, Ophthalmology Times, 24: 6, 6, March 15, 1999
  • Fine IH, “Laser thermokeratoplasty for hyperopia: US FDA study”, in Ophthalmology Interactive, CD-ROM, 1999
  • Fine IH, “A day in phaco surgery: tips and pearls”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 15: 1, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, MO, March 1999
  • Fine IH, “Understanding the new high-tech phaco machines”, in Review of Ophthalmology, 6: 4, 156-161, April 1999
  • Fine IH, “Total control phaco chop”, in Review of Ophthalmology, 6 (part 2), 4A-5A, April 1999
  • Fine IH, “Eliminating the what-ifs: a commentary on phacoemulsification technique and technology”, videotape produced by Allergan, Irvine, CA, 1999
  • Fine IH, “Iris Prolapse”, in Worldwide Complications, Audiovisual Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, R Osher, editor, XV, 1, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1999,
  • Fine IH, “Thermal injury during phacoemulsification”, in International Advances in Phacoemulsification, R Osher, editor, videotape sponsored by Alcon Laboratories, Spring 1999
  • Fine IH, “Confronting recent controversies regarding clear corneal incisions and endophthalmitis”, EuroTimes, 4: 3, 36-37, May-June 1999
  • Brown LK, Fine IH, Foreign surgery/domestic comfort, EyeWorld, 4: 6, 44-45, June 1999
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 25: 6, 739, June 1999
  • Fine IH, “The endocapsular tension ring”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 15: 2, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, MO, June 1999
  • Fine IH, “Clear lensectomy is clearly a choice”, Ophthalmology Times, 24: 14, 5, July 15, 1999
  • Fine IH, “Daring to innovate”, Ophthalmology Management, 3: 7, 87-90, July 1999
  • Fine IH, “A day in surgery: tips and pearls”, special edition on Phaco Techniques, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, MO, 1999
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Advanced technology for phacoemulsification”, in Atlas of Cataract Surgery, S Masket, A Crandall, editors, Martin Dunitz Ltd, London, England, 1999
  • Fine IH, “Choo choo chop and flip phaco”, Video Library, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Dublin, Ireland
  • Fine IH, comment on Schaumberg DA, Dana MR, Christen WG, Glen RJ, “Posterior capsule opacification: 28% in 5 years”, Evidence-Based Eye Care, Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, 1: 1, 24, October 1999
  • Fine IH, participant, “EW Dialogue: Treatment plans for extreme ametropia”, EyeWorld, 4: 10, 49-56, October 1999
  • Fine IH, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, in Techniques in Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Boston, October 1999
  • Fine IH, “South Africa a gracious host for spectacular meeting”, Ophthalmology Times, 24: 20, 6-7, October 15, 1999
  • Singer JA, Fine IH, Miyake K, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection: How to make it work”, Video Film Library, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1999
  • Fine IH, “Cataract surgery in an eye with extensive trauma”, EyeNet Audio, published by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1999
  • Fine IH, panelist, “At Issue: which optimum phaco parameters are preferred?”, Ocular Surgery News, 17: 21, 89-93, November 1, 1999
  • Fine IH, review of Seibel BS, Phacodynamics: Mastering the Tools and Techniques of Phacoemulsification Surgery, 3rd edition, Slack, Inc., October 1998, in American Journal of Ophthalmology, 128: 5, 665, November 1999
  • Fine IH, consultation section participant, D Shepard, ed., Annals of Ophthalmology, 31: 6, 288-289, October-December 1999
  • Fine IH, “Choo choo chop and flip phaco in difficult and challenging cases”, in Cataract Surgical Techniques, Highlights of the XVIIth Congress of the ESCRS, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Boston, 1999
  • Fine IH, forward to Bahadur GG, Sinskey RM, Manual of Cataract Surgery, second edition, Butterworth Heinemann, Boston, MA, 2000
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Clear corneal cataract incisions”, in Recent Advances in Ophthalmology, Volume 5, HV Niema, N Niema, editors, Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, New Delhi, India, 2000
  • Fine IH, comment on Friedrich Y, Lubovsky E, Friedman Z, “Late pigmented-membrane formation on silicone intraocular lenses after phacoemulsification cataract surgery”, Evidence-Based Eye Care, Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, 1: 2, 79, January 2000
  • Lindstrom RL, moderator, Galan A, Zaluski S, Roger CV, Packard R, Chang CF, Fishkind WJ, Oki K, Fine IH, panelists, “Technical Advances in Phacoemulsification Systems”, Ocular Surgery News International Edition, February 2000
  • Fine IH, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 15: 1, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, MO, March 2000
  • Fine IH, “Cataract surgery in 2000 and beyond”, in Innovation in Ophthalmology, Proceedings of the 10th Annual Alcon Master Club Meeting, Alcon Canada, Inc., March 2000
  • Fine IH, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, in Innovation in Ophthalmology, Proceedings of the 10th Annual Alcon Master Club Meeting, Alcon Canada, Inc., March 2000
  • McDonald MB, Broadhurst G, Fine IH, Lane SS, McIntyre DJ, “EW Dialogue: Developing efficiency versus speed in the operating room”, EyeWorld, 5, 4, 40-44, April 2000
  • Fine IH, Brown LK, “Opt for an administrator in the know”, Review of Ophthalmology, VII: 4, 37, April 2000
  • Fine IH, “Focusing on clear cornea”, Ophthalmology Management, April 2000
  • Fine IH, comment on Boulton JE, Lopatatzidis A, Luck J, Baer RM, “A randomized controlled trial of intracameral lidocaine during phacoemulsification under topical anesthesia”, Evidence-Based Eye Care, Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, 1: 3, 137, April 2000
  • Maloney WF, Buzard KA, Fine IH, Koch P, Wallace RB III, “Current thinking about refractive lensectomy for hyperopia patients”, roundtable discussion, Ocular Surgery News, 18: 9, 6-15, May 1, 2000
  • Fine IH, moderator, Shepherd J, Rowen S, Bylsma S, Kershner R, Martin RG, Brown D, panelists, in IOL Roundtable: Close-up on Collamer, special supplement to Ophthalmology Management, May 2000
  • Fine IH, “Capsular tension ring helps to improve outcomes”, Ophthalmology Times, 25:10,16, May 15, 2000
  • Serdarevic O, Fine IH, Olson R, “IOLs and IOL biocompatability”, roundtable discussion, Ophthalmology Times, 25: 10, 1ff, May 15, 2000
  • Fine IH, panelist, “At Issue: Should preoperative medical testing before cataract surgery still be performed?”, Ocular Surgery News, 18: 10, 52-54, May 15, 2000
  • Maloney WF, Buzard KA, Fine IH, Koch P, Wallace RB III, “Current thinking on refractive lensectomy for hyperopes and myopes”, roundtable discussion part 2, Ocular Surgery News, 18:10, 57-63, May 15, 2000
  • Fine IH, “New methods of communication: How they will change your practice”, in Ophthalmology Clinics of North America, 13: 2, R Stamper, L Goldschmidt, editors, W.B. Saunders, June 2000
  • Fine IH, forward to Apple DJ, Auffarth GU, Peng Q, Visessook N, Foldable Intraocular Lenses: Evolution, Clinicopathologic Correlations, and Complications, Slack, Thorofare, NJ, 2000
  • Agarwal S, Agarwal A, Sachdev MS, Mehta KR, Fine IH, Agarwal A, editors, Phacoemulsification, Laser Cataract Surgery, and Foldable IOLs, 2nd edition, Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd., New Delhi, India, 2000
  • Fine IH “The choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, in Phacoemulsification, Laser Cataract Surgery, and Foldable IOLs, S Agarwal, editor, Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd., New Delhi, India, 2000
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Phacoemulsification in high hyperopia”, in Cataract Surgery in Complicated Cases, L Buratto, RH Osher, S Masket, editors, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2000
  • Hoh H, Fischer E, “Pilot Study on Erbium Laser Phacoemulsification”, with discussion by Fine IH, Ophthalmology, 107: 6, 1061-2, June 2000
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “The AMO Array foldable silicone multifocal IOL”, in Refractive Surgery, E Davis, D Hardten, R Lindstrom, editors, in International Ophthalmology Clinics, 40: 3, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, Summer 2000
  • Fine IH, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, letter to the editor, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 26, 943, July 2000
  • Fine IH, “How Ultrasound Power Modulations Impact Visual Recovery”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 16: 3, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, MO, Third Quarter 2000
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 26: 9, 1275, September 2000
  • McDonald, M, Andrew MS, Bylsma SS, Dodick JM, Fine IH, Gills JP, Masket S, Perry PE, “Low-energy phacoemulsification comes of age”, EyeWorld, 5: 9, 53-55, September 2000
  • Fine IH, Davis R, “See the Future”, Eyetech Update, 1: 3, 4, September/October 2000
  • Fine IH, comment on Sorenson AL, Holladay JT, Kim T, Kendall CJ, Carlson AN, “Ultrasonographic measurement of induced myopia associated with capsular bag distension syndrome”, Evidence-Based Eye Care, Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, 1: 5, 273, October 2000
  • Fine IH, moderator, Chew PTK., Lawless M, Lee CP, Oki K, Ong SG, Stasiuk R, Stewart P, panelists, “New Approaches to Phacoemulsification”, sponsored by Allergan Surgical, Ocular Surgery News International Edition, November 2000
  • Fine IH, “A perspective from a surgeon in the industrialized world”, forward to Elimination of Cataract Blindness, Apple DJ, Ram J, Foster A, Peng Q, Survey of Ophthalmology, 45: supplement 1, November 2000
  • Fine IH, “Surgical strategies for enhancing outcomes utilizing the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, Efficient Utilization of Multifocal Lens Technology, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Boston, 2000
  • Fine IH, “Evaluation of the Zeiss IOL Master for IOL power calculation”, Efficient Utilization of Multifocal Lens Technology, CD-ROM, Ophthalmology Interactive, Boston, 2000
  • Fine IH, “Good early outcomes seen with accommodative IOL”, Ophthalmology Times, 25: 24, 7-9, December 15, 2000
  • McDonald MB, moderator, Apple DJ, Blecher MH, Brint SF, Brown DC, Boerner CF, Colvard DM, Fine IH, Fishkind WJ, Gayton JL, Katsev DA, Lane SS, Nichamin LD, Olson RJ, Trocme SD, panelists, “Choosing the best IOL technology”, supplement to EyeWorld, December 2000
  • Fine IH, “Clear Corneal Incisions”, in University of Miami Bascom Palmer Eye Institute Atlas of Ophthalmology, RK Parrish II, ed., Current Medicine, Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 2000
  • Fine IH, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, in University of Miami Bascom Palmer Eye Institute Atlas of Ophthalmology, RK Parrish II, ed., Current Medicine, Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 2000
  • Fine IH, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, in The Millennial Surgical Atlas: Eye Advance 2000, 2-volume videotape from Milmet Pharma Ltd., Mumbai, India
  • Fine IH, Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases, Actas del XVI Congreso Argentino de Oftalmologia, Congreso Argentino de Oftalmologia, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2000
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “O Futuro da Cirurgia de Catarata”, in Cirurgia da Catarata, F Rezende, editor, Editora Cultura Medica, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, 2000
  • Fine IH, “New machine technologies: ultrasound versus laser”, in Optimizing Visual Outcomes: What Does This Mean to You, symposium published in Ocular Surgery News Europe/Asia-Pacific Edition, January 2001
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, in Ophthalmic Hyperguide, www.ophthalmic.hyperguide.com, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2001
  • Fine IH, “The choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique” and Master Consultant, in The Art and Science of Cataract Surgery, B Boyd, ed., Highlights of Ophthalmology International, Panama, Republic of Panama, 2001
  • Wallace RB III, Fine IH, Anterior capsulotomy and cortical cleaving hydrodissection, in Refractive Cataract Surgery and Multifocal IOLs, RB Wallace III, ed., Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2001
  • Coffman TM, Dublineau P, Fine IH, Marais I, Waltz KL, Patient selection and counseling for multifocal IOL insertion, in Refractive Cataract Surgery and Multifocal IOLs, RB Wallace III, ed., Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2001
  • Fine IH, Neuhann T, discussants, “The next 10 years: Structure, logistics, technology, and economy in cataract care”, Highlights of the 18th Congress of the ESCRS, Brussels 2000, Ophthalmology Interactive, Boston, MA, 2001
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Use of power modulations in phacoemulsification: Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 27: 2, 188-197, February 2001
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Phacoemulsification in the presence of pseudoexfoliation: Challenges and options, in The Art of Phacoemulsification, KR Mehta & JJ Alpar, editors, Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers Ltd., New Delhi, India, 2001
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Phacoemulsification in severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease”, in The Art of Phacoemulsification, KR Mehta & JJ Alpar, editors, Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers Ltd., New Delhi, India, 2001
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Laser cataract extraction: Has its time finally come?”, Ophthalmology Management, 5: 4, 118-121, April 2001
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Targeting emmetropia in the cataract and lensectomy patient,” EyeWorld, 6: 4, 86-87, April 2001
  • Fine IH, comment on Schmitz S, Dick HB, et al, “Contrast sensitivity and glare disability after lens implantation”, Evidence-Based Eye Care, 2: 2, 97, Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, April 2001
  • Lehmann RP, moderator, Cionni RJ, Fine IH, Hunkeler JD, Osher RH, panelists, “Biomechanics: A new era in intraocular lens technology”, Supplement to Ocular Surgery News, Sponsored by Alcon Surgical, April 15, 2001
  • Fine IH, “Better cataract outcomes should lead to better pay”, Ophthalmology Times, 26: 9, 3, May 1, 2001
  • Fine IH, forward to Dada VK and Vajpayee RB, Secrets of Phacoemulsification, second edition, Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers Ltd., New Delhi, India, 2001
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Clear lens extraction with multifocal lens implantation”, in Presbyopia, M Friedlander, ed., International Ophthalmology Clinics, 41: 2, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, Spring 2001.
  • Fine IH, moderator, Bylsma SS, Chang DF, Colvard DM, Fishkind WJ, Gayton JL, Mackool RJ, Memmen JE, Olson RJ, panelists, “Choosing among the various IOL designs”, EyeWorld, 6: 5, 56-60, May 2001
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 27: 6, 809, June 2001
  • Fine IH, “The use of Healon 5 in small pupil phacoemulsification”, Video Textbook of Viscosurgery, 7, R Osher, editor, videotape sponsored by Pharmacia Corporation, Peapack, NJ, June, 2001
  • Fine IH, comment on Jimenez-Alfaro, I, et al, “Safety of posterior chamber phakic IOLs for the correction of high myopia”, Evidence-Based Eye Care, 2: 3, 141, Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, July 2001
  • Fine IH, panelist, “At Issue: Are doctors seeing a rise in antibiotic resistance?”, Ocular Surgery News, 19: 14, 52-56, July 15, 2001
  • Lehmann RP, Steinert RF, Gills JP, Fine IH, Brown DC, Chayet A, Match Makers, Ophthalmology Management, 5: 8, 26-35, August 2001
  • Fine IH, panelist, “At Issue: Are general ophthalmologists performing photodynamic therapy themselves in their AMD patients?”, Ocular Surgery News, 19: 16, 59-63, August 15, 2001
  • Fine IH, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, Frontier of Ophthalmology in the 21st Century, Y Jia-Qin and A Lim, editors, Tianjin Science and Technology Press, Tianjin, China, 2001
  • Fine IH, “A surgeon’s perspective on using WhiteStar”, in Sonolase: Re-engineering phaco energy for a new level of control, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, September 1, 2001
  • Fine IH, “Advances in Phacoemulsification: A look at emerging technologies in the field of cataract surgery”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, 1: 1, 17-18, September 2001
  • Fine IH, “Phacoemulsification, irrepressible iris”, ASCRS 2000: Challenging Cataract Surgery, CD-ROM, Physician Education, Inc., Boston, 2001
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, D Shepard, ed., Annals of Ophthalmology, 33: 3, 194, Fall 2001
  • Fine, IH, comment on Christen W, Ajani U, et al, “Aspirin use and risk of cataract in posttrial follow-up”, Evidence-Based Eye Care, 2: 4, 229, Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, October 2001
  • Brown DC, Fine IH, “Point/Counterpoint: Which technique do you prefer for phaco?”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, 1: 2, 18-20, October 2001
  • Masket S, chairman, Fine IH, Kidwell TP, Koch DD, Lane SS, Mangione CC, Miller KM, Steinert RF, panel members, Cataract in the Adult Eye, Preferred Practice Pattern, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2001
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange in clinical practice”, 46-51, Review of Refractive Surgery, November 2001
  • Fine IH, “The world is different now”, guest editorial in EyeWorld, 6:11,8, November 2001
  • Serdarevic O, moderator, Amon M, Fine IH, Masket S, Neuhann T, Olson R, Tetz M, panelists, “Lenticular refractive surgery advances improve visual outcomes”, Ophthalmology Times, 26: 21, 36-42, November 1, 2001
  • Fine IH, “Future of cataract surgery relies on refractive lens exchange”, Ophthalmology Times, 26: 22, 81,83, November 15, 2001
  • Serdarevic O, moderator, Amon M, Fine IH, Marinho A, Masket S, Neuhann T, Olson R, Tetz M, panelists, “Future of lenticular refractive surgery includes increasing options”, Ophthalmology Times, 26: 22, 24-36, November 15, 2001
  • Fine IH, “Irrepressible iris under phacoemulsification”, ASCRS Challenging Cataract Surgery, CD-ROM, Physician Education, Boston, MA, 2001
  • Arshinoff S, moderator, Fine IH, Lundberg K, Osher R, Senft S, Solomon K, Tetz M, panelists, “An ophthalmic viscoadaptive device for cataract surgery”, Ophthalmology Times, 26: supplement 6, December 1, 2001
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Customizing IOL Choice”, Eye World, 6: 12, 53-54, December 2001
  • Stamper RL, consulting editor, Nagpal P, Fine IH, guest editors, Posterior Segment Complications of Cataract Surgery, Ophthalmology Clinics of North America, 14: 4, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, PA, December 2001
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Prevention of posterior segment complications of phacoemulsification”, in Posterior Segment Complications of Cataract Surgery, P Nagpal, IH Fine, editors, Ophthalmology Clinics of North America, 14: 4, 581-593, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, PA, December 2001
  • Fine IH, comment on “A randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial of high-dose supplementation with vitamins C and E and Beta-carotene for age-related cataract and vision loss”, AREDS Report No. 9, Archives of Ophthalmology, 119: 1439-1452, 2001
  • Fine IH, “A nearly mature cataract in a patient with glaucoma”, Ophthalmology Review: A Case-Study Approach, K Singh, WE Smiddy, AG Lee, editors., Thieme Medical Publishers, 2002
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, Cataract Surgery: The State of the Art, CD-ROM, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2002
  • Fine IH, “Medical costs go up, Medicare goes down”, Letter to the Editor, Wall Street Journal, January 25, 2002
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. “Suture fixation of a foldable acrylic IOL for ectopia lentis”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 28:1, 182-185, January 2002
  • Fine IH, “Approach relies on both cohesive and dispersive agents”, Vision & Aging, 2: 1, 18, January/February 2002
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Coffman PG, Brown LK, “Immersion A-scan compared to partial coherence interferometry: outcome analysis.” Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 28:2, 239-242, February 2002
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, in Ophthalmic Hyperguide, www.ophthalmic.hyperguide.com, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2002
  • Fine IH, “A nearly mature cataract in a patient with glaucoma”, in Ophthalmology Review: A Case-Study Approach, K Singh, WE Smiddy, AG Lee, editors, Thieme, New York, NY, 2002
  • Ernest PH, Fine IH, Fishkind WJ, “Complications of wound construction and closure”, in Complications in Phacoemulsification: Avoidance, Recognition, and Management, WJ Fishkind, editor, Thieme, New York, NY, 2002
  • Fine IH, “Choo choo chop and flip”, in Complications in Phacoemulsification: Avoidance, Recognition, and Management, WJ Fishkind, editor, Thieme, New York, NY, 2002
  • Fine IH, “Cold phaco is a hot topic”, guest editorial, EyeWorld, 7: 2, 12, February 2002
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “The small pupil and compromised zonules”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, 2: 3, 50-51, March 2002
  • Fine IH, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, Highlights of the XIX Congress of the ESCRS, CD-ROM, Physician Education, Inc., Boston, 2002
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman, RS, “Refractive lens exchange with the Array multifocal lens”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 28: 421-424, March 2002
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Wave-front technology meets cataract surgery”, EyeWorld, 7: 3, 30-31, March 2002
  • Fine IH, moderator, Arleo RA, Brint SF, Cionni RJ, Crandall AS, Davison JA, Solomon KD, Advanced Technology for Cataract Surgery, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, March 15, 2002
  • Fine, I.H., “AdvanTec software upgrade offers customized settings”, Ocular Surgery News, (Europe/Asia-Pacific Edition), 13: 3, 14, March 2002
  • Fine, I.H., “The Staar Wave”, in Modern Cataract Surgery: Developments in Ophthalmology, vol. 34, T Kohnen, editor, Karger Publishing, Frankfurt, Germany, 2002
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Stabilization of flat anterior chamber after trabeculectomy with Healon 5”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 28:712-714, April 2002
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, D Shepard, ed., Annals of Ophthalmology 34: 1, 9-11, Spring 2002
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “New phacoemulsification technologies”, supplement to Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, April 2002
  • Lane S, moderator, Crandall AS, Fine IH, Hwang D, Miyata K, Modi S, Ohika T, panelists, Ophthalmic Viscosurgical Devices: Creating Different Solutions, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, April 15, 2002
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Phacoemulsification moves forward”, supplement to Review of Refractive Surgery, May 2002
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Restoring accommodation in the pseudophakic patient”, EyeWorld, 7: 5, 76-78, May 2002
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange with a multifocal intraocular lens”, in Presbyopia: A Surgical Textbook, A Agarwal, editor, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2002
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “New phacoemulsification technologies”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 28: 6, 1054-1060, June 2002
  • Fine IH, Arlio RA, Brint SF, Cionni RJ, Crandall AS, Davidson JA, Solomon KD, “Advanced technology for cataract surgery”, CD-ROM, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, June 2002
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “New phacoemulsification technologies”, in Phako, Phakonit and Laser Phako: A Quest for the Best, B Boyd, A Agarwal, A Agarwal, S Agarwal, editors, Highlights of Ophthalmology International, Panama City, Panama, July 2002
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Highlights of the 2002 ASCRS symposium, part 1”, EyeWorld, 7: 7, 38, July 2002
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Highlights of the 2002 ASCRS symposium, part 2”,
  • EyeWorld, 7: 8, 26-27, August 2002
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “New Phacoemulsification Technologies”, Highlights of Ophthalmology, 30: 4, 5-13, August 2002
  • Arshinoff S, Brint S, Fine IH, Grayson D, Lane S, Maloney W, Nichamin L, Olson R, Osher R, Perry P, panelists, “At Issue: Intracapsular or supracapsular phaco”, Ocular Surgery News, 20: 17, 44-47, September 2002
  • Fine IH, “Results of CrystaLens implantation in 100 eyes”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 18: 3, Medical Video Productions, St. Louis, MO, Third Quarter 2002
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Implanting the new Tecnis lens”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, 67-72, September 2002
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, Brown LK, “Comparison of sonic and ultrasonic phacoemulsification utilizing the Staar Sonic Wave phacoemulsification system”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 28: 9, 1581-1584, September 2002
  • Fine IH, moderator, Dewey SH, Ernest PH, Gills JP, Hill WE, Mamalis N, Memmen JE, Nichamin LD, O’Brien TP, Till JS, Wallace RB, panelists, “Surgeon preferences for IOL materials”, EyeWorld, 7: 8, 46-48, September 2002
  • Fugo RJ, Singh D, Fine IH, “Automated Fugo Blade capsulotomy: a new technique and a new instrument”, EyeWorld, 7: 8, 49, 54, September 2002
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “The choo-choo chop and flip technique using NeoSoniX”, “Implanting the new tecnis lens”, Cataract Surgeon’s Techniques on Display, CD-ROM, Bryn Mawr Communications, September 2002
  • Fine IH, “A hope that ophthalmologists ‘will be wise’ with priorities”, guest editorial, Ophthalmology Times, 27: 19, 6, October 2002
  • Fine IH, “Refractive lens exchange: the triple win”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, 2: 9, 74, October 2002
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange in clinical practice: Continuing Medical Education”, Review of Refractive Surgery, 46-52, Jobson Publishing, Newtown Square, November 2002
  • Fine IH, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, ASCRS Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery, CD-ROM, Physician Education, Inc., Boston, 2002
  • Fine IH, “Presbyopia: Refractive Surgery Comes of Age”, Presbyopia: The Final Frontier of Refractive Surgery, CD-ROM, Physician Education, Inc., Boston, 2002
  • Fine IH, Refractive Surgery: Back to the Future, CD-ROM, American Academy of Ophthalmology, San Francisco, 2002
  • Fine IH, “A complex quartet”, “Small pupil: proliferative diabetic retinopathy”, Spotlight on cataract surgery 2002: pearls on handling complicated cases and complications, CD-ROM, American Academy of Ophthalmology, San Francisco, 2002
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Nuove tecniche di facoemulsificazione”, Highlights of Ophthalmology, Edizione Italiana, 30: 4, 4-12, Serie 2002
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Nuevas tecnologías in facoemulsificación”, Highlights of Ophthalmology, Edición para Hispanoamérica, 30: 4, 5-13, Serie 2002
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, [New technology in phacoemulsification], Highlights of Ophthalmology, 30: 4, 4-12, 2002, Japanese
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Highlights of the ESCRS 2002 symposium,” EyeWorld, 7: 11, 32-35, November 2002
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Piers PA, “Prospective randomized trial of an anterior surface modified prolate intraocular lens”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 18, 692-696, Nov/Dec 2002
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Tips and techniques for laser phacoemulsification”, Ophthalmology Management, 6: 12, 46-49, December 2002
  • Hoffman RS, Packer M, Fine IH, “Posterior polar cataract presents management challenge”, Ophthalmology Times, 7: 24, 8-9, December 2002
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, in Phacoemulsification Principles and Techniques, second edition, L Buratto, L Warner, M Zanini, D Apple, editors, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2003
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Incision construction”, in Phacoemulsification Principles and Techniques, second edition, L Buratto, L Warner, M Zanini, D Apple, editors, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2003
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “The use of power modulations in phacoemulsification”, in Phacoemulsification Principles and Techniques, second edition, L Buratto, L Warner, M Zanini, D Apple, editors, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2003
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Hydrodissection and hydrodelineation”, in Phacoemulsification Principles and Techniques, second edition, L Buratto, L Warner, M Zanini, D Apple, editors, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Erbium:YAG laser phacoemulsification”, in Phacoemulsification Principles and Techniques, second edition, L Buratto, L Warner, M Zanini, D Apple, editors, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2003
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, “Management of posterior polar cataracts”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags”, “Combined laser deep sclerectomy and phacoemulsification”, ASCRS Revolutions in Phaco: Advanced Techniques and Technology, CD-ROM, Physician Education, Inc., Boston, 2003
  • Fine IH, “The transition to bi-manual microphaco”, The Transition to Bi-manual Microphaco, CD-ROM, MicroSurgical Technology, Redmond, 2003
  • Lindstrom RL, moderator, Fine IH, Kelman CD, Charles S, Kenyon KR, Kratz RP, McDonald MB, Olson RJ, Spaeth G, Stegmann R, panelists, “The art of ophthalmology”, Ocular Surgery News, 21: 2, 1, 5-17, January 2003
  • Fine IH, Davis EA, Grayson DK, Olson RJ, Perry P, Siepser SB, panelists, “At issue: laser phaco”, Ocular Surgery News, 21: 2, 32, January 2003
  • Fine IH, Colvard DM, Dick HB, “Update on accommodative IOLs”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, 3: 1, 52-57, January 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “The future of multifocal IOLs”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, 3: 1, 60-63, January 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation comes of age”, EyeWorld, 8: 1, 18-20, January 2003
  • Fine IH, “Living on the edge”, EyeWorld, 8: 1, 24, January 2003
  • Fine IH, “Clear corneal cataract incisions require attention to detail”, Ophthalmology Times, 28: 2, 12-13, January 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Reply to letter regarding “Suture fixation of a foldable acrylic IOL”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 29: 1, 8-9, January 2003
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Management of posterior polar cataract”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 29: 1, 16-19, January 2003
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange with a multifocal IOL”, Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, 14: 24-30, February 2003
  • Fine IH, “Preparing for cataract complications”, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection and viscodissection”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, 2-3, February 2003
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 29: 2, 238, February 2003
  • Fine IH, “Wavefront technology meets cataract surgery”, Ophthalmology Times, 28: 3, 6-9, February 2003
  • Fine IH, “Preparing for cataract complications”, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection and viscodissection”, Complications: Be Prepared for Anything, CD-ROM, Alcon, Bryn Mawr, 2003
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Clear corneal cataract surgery incisions”, in Ophthalmic Surgery: Principles and Practice, 3rd edition, GL Spaeth, editor, W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, PA, 2003
  • Lindstrom RL, moderator, Fine IH, Packer M, Ginsburg A, Bellucci R, Holladay JT, panelists, “Improving functional vision with IOL design and technology”, supplement to Ocular Surgery News, February 15, 2003
  • Fine IH, “Wavefront technology meets cataract surgery”, Next Generation Intraocular Lens Meets Wavefront Technology, CD-ROM, Physician Ed, Boston, 2003
  • Hoffman RS, Packer M, Fine IH, “Bimanual microphacoemulsification: the next phase?”, Ophthalmology Times, 28: 6, 48-50, March 15, 2003
  • Fine IH, “Refractive lens exchange with multifocal IOLs safe and easy to perform”, EyeWorld, 8: 3, 14-15, March 2003
  • Fine IH, “STAAR’s implantable contact lens: an IOL refractive surgery modality”, EyeWorld, 8: 3, 66, March 2003
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Incidence and outcomes of LASIK with diffuse lamellar keratitis treated with topical and oral corticosteroids”, Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, 29: 3, 451-456, March, 2003
  • Obstbaum SA, moderator, Fine IH, Hunkeler JD, Katsev DA, Wallace RB, panelists, “Refractive lens exchange: Refractive fix or preemptive strike against cataracts?”, EyeWorld, 8: 4, 46-50, April 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Functional vision in cataract patients: New IOL technology and surgical techniques”, in Review of Refractive Surgery, 4: 2, 45-52, April 2003
  • Fine IH, “Monovision versus multifocality: How to determine which to use in refractive lens exchange”, in Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, 50-53, April 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman, RS, “The future of multifocal IOLs”, in Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, 21-24, April 2003 Supplement
  • Fine IH, “Update on accommodative IOLs”, in Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, 28-31, April 2003 Supplement
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “New lens technologies progress for correction of presbyopia: Accommodating, multifocal IOLs aim for restoration of accommodation, elimination of aberration”, Ophthalmology Times, 28: 8, 58-60, April 15, 2003
  • Guttman C, moderator, Chang DF, Fine IH, Fishkind WJ, Olson R, Schafer ME, panelists, “Microbursts of ultrasound increase safety, efficiency: Upgrade for phaco system imfproves cutting ability, followability, has minimal heat generation”, Ophthalmology Times, 28: 8, 62-64, April 15, 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, eds, “International Ophthalmology Clinics”, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Phildelphia, PA, 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Functional vision, contrast sensitivity, and optical aberrations”, in International Ophthalmology Clinics, 43: 2, 1-3, Spring 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Functional vision, wavefront sensing, and cataract surgery”, in International Ophthalmology Clinics, 43: 2, 79-91, Spring 2003
  • Hoffman RS, Packer M, Fine IH, “Adjustable IOL is one step closer to ideal lens implant”, Ophthalmology Times, 28(10): 12-14, May 15, 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Functional vision in cataract patients: New IOL technology and surgical techniques”, in Review of Ophthalmology, 10: 5, 99-108, May 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. “Making real the ideal: Highlights of Hawaii 2003,” in IH Fine (ed.), “Perspectives in Lens & IOL Surgery”, EyeWorld, 8(5): 42-45, May 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS “Focus on accuracy in IOL power calculation”, Ocular Surgery News, 21 (13): 36, July 1, 2003
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, ”Refractive lens exchange with a multifocal intraocular lens”, in Refractive Surgery Series, Hyperopia and Presbyopia, Tsubota, Wachler, Azar, Koch (eds.), Marcel Dekker, Inc.: New York, 2003
  • Fine IH, “Refractive solutions: innovative technologies, intraocular lenses.” Oftamologia em Foco, 17(84): 11-13, April/May 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “How to handle a small pupil in combined surgery”, Ophthalmology Times, 28(12): 9-12, June 2003
  • Fine IH, “Personalizando a escolha das lentes intra-oculares,” Oftamologia em Foco, 17(85): 18, June/July 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “OHTS: 1 Year Later.” Ophthalmology Management, 4S-8S, July 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Refractive errors, presbyopia among ASCRS highlights”, in IH Fine (ed.), Perspectives in Lens & IOL Surgery, EyeWorld, 8(7): 39, 42, July 2003
  • Fine IH, “The phaco surge protector: Cruise control provides for safer, faster and cleaner procedures”, STAAR Review, 1(1): 1, 4, July 2003
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Getting rid of the red”, Cataract Highlights of the ASCRS 2003 Annual Meeting, CD-ROM, Physician Education, Inc., Boston, July 2003.
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Mobility puts a whole new spin on Sovereign’s spin off,” EyeWorld, 8(8): 55-56, August 2003
  • Fine IH, “Smart lens” in Video Journal of Cataract and Refracive Surgery, RH Osher (ed.), 19(2), 2003
  • Fine IH, Packer M, “Tecnis” in Video Journal of Cataract and Refracive Surgery, RH Osher (ed.), 19(2), 2003
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RH, Packer M, “Why capsular tension rings work”, in IH Fine (ed.), Perspectives in Lens & IOL Surgery, EyeWorld, 8(9): 48-49, September 2003
  • Perry Arnold PE, Arshinoff SA, Fine IH, Nichamin LD, Osher RH, panelists, “At issue: cataract density”, Ocular Surgery News, 21: 15, 16, September 2003
  • Ellis FD, Fine IH, Kushner BJ, Nichamin LD, Wright KW, panelists, Buckley EG, moderator, Eyeworld Dialogue: Seeing ‘two’ well: anasthesia’s relationship to postcataract surgery diplopia, roundtable discussion during the New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology’s 53rd annual Symposium, Eyeworld, 8: 68-70, September 2003
  • Fine IH, “Hydrodissection and hydrodelineation”, “New technology in phacoemulsification”, “Foldable IOLs – Collamer”, “Poor zonular integrity”, Clinical Update Course on Cataract CD-ROM, S Lane, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Annual Meeting Program Committee and Lifelong Education for the Ophthalmologist Committee (faculty member), 2003
  • Fine IH, “Accommodating IOLs vs Multifocals”, Spotlight on Pseudophakic IOLs 2003: Where are We Now? Where are We Going? CD-ROM, DF Chang, MD, LD Nichamin, directors, symposium sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Annual Meeting 2003
  • Fine IH, “Refractive lens exchange”, Keynote lecture, ISRS/AAO Subspecialty Day: Refractive Surgery Comes of Age, CD-ROM, TP O’Brien, MD, JA Vukich, directors, symposium sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Annual Meeting 2003
  • Fine IH, “Use of multifocal IOL and refractive lens exchange for presbyopia in hyperopes,” ISRS/AAO Subspecialty Day: Refractive Surgery Comes of Age, CD-ROM, TP O’Brien, MD, JA Vukich, directors, symposium sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Annual Meeting 2003
  • Maloney WF, moderator, Buzard KA, Fine IH, Wallace RB, panelists, “Round table: refractive lens exchange techniques advance with experience, part I of II”, Ocular Surgery News, 21(21): 34 – 36, 41, October 1, 2003
  • Hoffman RS, Packer M, Fine IH, “Approach cataract surgery with care in presence of PXF”, Ophthalmology Times, Duluth, MN, Advanstar Communications, 28(20): 28-30, October 15, 2003
  • Fine IH, “View of carrier crew is awe inspiring”, Guest Viewpoint in The Register Guard, Eugene, Oregon, October 21, 2003
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Perspectives in lens & IOL surgery: Customized intraocular lens selection”, EyeWorld, 8(10): 51-57, October 2003
  • Fine IH, Lane SS, Osher RH, Masket S, panelists, Lipner M, editor, “Complicated cataract cases: Saved! Take a lesson from these top saves by cataract experts”, EyeWorld, 8(10): 48, 50, October 2003
  • Fine IH, “The smartIOL: Testing accommodative theory”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, 3(10): 44, October 2003
  • Maloney WF, moderator, Buzard KA, Fine IH, Wallace RB, panelists, “Round table: refractive lens exchange techniques advance with experience, part II of II”, Ocular Surgery News, 21(22): 38-41, 44, November 15, 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Accuracy in IOL power calculation critical to refractive success”, Ophthalmology Times, 28(23): 54-55, 59, November 15, 2003
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “New Phacoemulsification and Cataract Technologies”, Clinical Updates, Module 1, American Academy of Ophthalmology: http://www.aao.org/vp/edu/cataract/toc.cfm, November 20, 2003
  • Fine IH, “Refractive lens exchange” in Video Journal of Cataract and Refracive Surgery: Surgical Treatment of Presbyopia, RH Osher, editor, 19(2), 2003
  • Hoffman RS, Packer M, Fine IH, “Rock-hard cataracts pose various challenges for surgeon”, Ophthalmology Times, 28(24): 16-17, December 15, 2003
  • Fine IH, guest editorial, inaugural issue, Indian Journal of Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery Society, 1(1): 2-3, December 2003
  • Tehrani M, Mamalis N, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Dick B, Packer M, “Surgical correction of astigmatism” in JP Gills, ed., A Complete Surgical Guide for Correcting Astigmatism: An Ophthalmic Manifesto, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2003
  • Gills JP, Wallace RB, Miller K, Fine IH, Friedlander M, McFarland M, Zhang X, Granet NS, “Reducing pre-existing astigmatism with limbal relaxing incisions” in JP Gills, ed., A Complete Surgical Guide for Correcting Astigmatism: An Ophthalmic Manifesto, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2003
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, D Shepard, FH Roy, eds., Annals of Ophthalmology 35(2): 97-98, 2003
  • Fine IH, “Three year results of the US FDA myopia ICL study”, CD-ROM, Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology Session Highlights, Anaheim, California, 2003
  • Steinert RK, editor, Fine IH, Gimbel HV, Koch DD, Lindstrom RL, Neuhann TF, and Osher RH, associate editors, Cataract Surgery: Technique, Complications, and Management, Saunders, Philadelphia, PA, 2004
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Incision construction” in Cataract Surgery: Technique, Complications and Management, 2nd edition, R Steinert, editor, IH Fine, HV Gimbel, DD Koch, RL Lindstrom, TF Neuhann, and RH Osher, associate eds., Saunders, Philadelphia, PA, 2004
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Hydrodissection and hydrodelineation” in Cataract Surgery: Technique, Complications and Management, 2nd edition, R Steinert, editor, IH Fine, HV Gimbel, DD Koch, RL Lindstrom, TF Neuhann, and RH Osher, associate eds., Saunders, Philadelphia, PA, 2004
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of a small pupil” in Cataract Surgery: Technique, Complications and Management, 2nd edition, R Steinert, editor, IH Fine, HV Gimbel, DD Koch, RL Lindstrom, TF Neuhann, and RH Osher, associate eds., Saunders, Philadelphia, PA, 2004
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “New phacoemulsification technologies” in Cataract Surgery: Technique, Complications and Management, 2nd edition, R Steinert, editor, IH Fine, HV Gimbel, DD Koch, RL Lindstrom, TF Neuhann, and RH Osher, associate eds., Saunders, Philadelphia, PA, 2004
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Small incision cataract surgery” in Ophthalmology, 2nd edition, M Yanoff, JS Duker, eds., Mosby, Elsevier Science, St. Louis, MO, 2004
  • Agarwal S, Agarwal A, Agarwal A, eds., Fine IH, Sachdev MS, Mehta KR, and Pandey SK, associate editors, Phacoemulsification, 3rd edition, Jaypee, New Delhi, India, 2004
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Hydrodissection and hydrodelineation”, in Phacoemulsification, 3rd edition, S Agarwal, A Agarwal, A Agarwal, eds., IH Fine, MS Sachdev, KR Mehta, SK Pandey, associate eds., Jaypee, New Delhi, India, 2004
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “The use of power modulations in phacoemulsification of cataracts: The choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique” in Phacoemulsification, 3rd edition, S Agarwal, A Agarwal, A Agarwal, eds., IH Fine, MS Sachdev, KR Mehta, SK Pandey, associate eds., Jaypee, New Delhi, India, 2004
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “New non-laser phacoemulsification technologies” in Phacoemulsification, 3rd edition, S Agarwal, A Agarwal, A Agarwal, eds., IH Fine, MS Sachdev, KR Mehta, SK Pandey, associate eds., Jaypee, New Delhi, India, 2004
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Refractive lens exchange with the Array multifocal intraocular lens” in Phacoemulsification, 3rd edition, S Agarwal, A Agarwal, A Agarwal, eds., IH Fine, MS Sachdev, KR Mehta, SK Pandey, associate eds., Jaypee, New Delhi, India, 2004
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “The multifocal intraocular lens” in Phacoemulsification, 3rd edition, S Agarwal, A Agarwal, A Agarwal, eds., IH Fine, MS Sachdev, KR Mehta, SK Pandey, associate eds., Jaypee, New Delhi, India, 2004
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Functional vision, wave-front sensing and cataract surgery” in Phacoemulsification, 3rd edition, S Agarwal, A Agarwal, A Agarwal, eds., IH Fine, MS Sachdev, KR Mehta, SK Pandey, associate eds., Jaypee, New Delhi, India, 2004
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “The light adjustable lens” in Phacoemulsification, 3rd edition, S Agarwal, A Agarwal, A Agarwal, eds., IH Fine, MS Sachdev, KR Mehta, SK Pandey, associate eds., Jaypee, New Delhi, India, 2004
  • Packer M, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “Refractive lens exchange” in Phakic Intraocular Lenses: Principles and Practice, DR Hardten, RL Lindstrom, EA Davis, eds., SLACK Incorporated, Thorofare, NJ, 2004
  • Fine IH, “The capsular tension ring: Indications for use”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, 4(1): 32, 34, January 2004
  • Packer M, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “Functional Vision, Wavefront Sensing and Cataract Surgery”, Ophthalmic Hyperguide: http://www.ophthalmic.hyperguides.com/, January 9, 2004
  • Alio JL, Perry Arnold PE, Arshinoff SA, Chang DF, Fine IH, Hays JC, Maloney WF, Nichamin LD, Olson RJ, Osher RH, panelists, “At issue: phaco tips and cataract surgery”, Ocular Surgery News, 22(4): 4-6, February 15, 2004
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Perspectives in lens & IOL surgery: Phacoemulsification update: new technology, techniques, and instrumentation”, EyeWorld, 9(2): 36, 38-39, February 2004
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Wavefront Technology in Cataract Surgery”, Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, February 2004; 15: 56-60
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange as a refractive surgery modality”, Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, February 2004; 15: 22-28
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Perspectives in lens & IOL surgery: Repair of iridodialysis restores vision in young myopic male”, EyeWorld, 9(3): 57, March 2004
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Cataract corner: Bimanual micro-incision cataract surgery is the wave of the future”, Ophthalmology Times, March 15, 2004; 29(6): 70-72
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Optimizing refractive lens exchange with bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, J Cataract Refract Surg, 2004; 30: 550-554
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Bimanual technique effective for recurrent hyphema”, Ophthalmology Times, April 15, 2004; 29(8): 22-23
  • Packer M, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “Refractive Lens Exchange and High Myopia”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, May 2004
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Piers PA, “Improved functional vision with a modified prolate intraocular lens”, J Cataract Refract Surg, 2004; 30: 986-992
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Power modulations in new technology: Improved outcomes”, J Cataract Refract Surg, 2004; 30: 1014-1019
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Lensectomy with multifocal lens”, in Master Techniques in Cataract Surgery, FH Roy, C Arzabe, eds., SLACK Incorporated, Thorofare, New Jersey, 2004
  • Fine IH, “New technology in phaco: Sonic wave”, “Management of Presbyopia”, “Poor zonular integrity”, Clinical Update Course on Cataract CD-ROM, S Lane, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Annual Meeting Program Committee and Lifelong Education for the Ophthalmologist Committee (faculty member), 2004
  • Kulkarni AD, Kupperman BD, Fine IH, “The implantable miniature telescope for AMD”, Review of Ophthalmology, May 2004; 110-112, 113
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Where wavefront meets cataract surgery”, Review of Ophthalmology, May 2004; 40-42, 44
  • Packer M, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “Refractive lens exchange in high myopia with presbyopia: the right candidate”, Ophthalmology Times, May 1, 2004; 29(9): 4-5
  • Fine IH, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification” in Video Journal of Cataract and Refracive Surgery: What’s New in Phaco?, RH Osher, ed., 20(1), 2004
  • Fine IH, “Safety, not speed, should be emphasized during cataract surgery”, Optimizing Cataract and Refractive Surgery Outcomes, Symposium Monograph from the Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting 2004, Ocular Surgery News, May 15, 2004
  • Cionni RJ, Fine IH, Holladay JT, Lane SS, Masket S, Solomon K, panelists, Mainster M, moderator, EyeWorld Dialogue, “Does blue light increase the risk of macular degeneration?”, EyeWorld, 9: 18-22, 24-25, May 2004
  • Fine IH, Lindstrom RL, Lane SS, Steinert RF, Masket S, Koch D, panelists, Osher RH, moderator, EyeWorld panel discussion, “What’s next for IOLs?”, EyeWorld, 9: 57-59, May 2004
  • Fine IH, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange”, Techniques and Pearls for Successful Phakic IOL Surgery, CD-ROM, DR Hardten, MD, FACS, RL Lindstrom, MD, EA Davis, MD, FACS, eds., SLACK Incorporated, Thorofare, NJ, 2004
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Retained IOL fragment and corneal decompensation after pseudophakic IOL exchange”, J Cataract Refract Surg 2004; 30:1362-1365
  • Packer M, Brown LK, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “Intraocular Lens Power Calculation Following Incisional or Thermal Keratorefractive Surgery,” J Cataract Refract Surg 2004; 30:1430-1434
  • Hoffman RS, Packer M, Fine IH, “Pupil rings ideal for phaco in neovascularization”, Ophthalmology Times, June 15, 2004; 29(12): 57-58
  • Lane SS, Kupperman BD, Fine IH, Hamill MB, Gordon JF, Chuck RS, Hoffman RS, Packer M, Koch DD, “A prospective multicenter clinical trial to evaluation the safety and effictiveness of the implantable, miniature telescope (IMT)”, Am J Ophthalmol, June 2004, 137: 993-1001
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Avoiding complications with refractive lens exchange”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, July 2004; 4(7): 24-27
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “The Crystalens in practice”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, July 2004; 4(7): 46-48
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., J of Cataract Refract Surg, August 2004; 30(8): 1613-1621
  • Alio JL, Alpins N, Fine IH, Lindstrom RL, Panzardi G, Tjia K, panelists, “At issue: Fluidics and cataract surgery”, Ocular Surgery News: Europ/Asia-Pacific Edition, 15(8): 4-6, August, 2004
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Perspectives in lens and IOL surgery: The story of IOLs is still unfolding”, EyeWorld, August 2004; 9(8):36-37
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Hydrodissection and hydrodelineation”, Journal of the Bombay Ophthalmologists’ Association, August 2004; 13(3):36-39
  • Smith JH, “Bimanual microincision cataract surgery a step forward,” in Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, editors, “Cataract Corner”, Ophthalmology Times August 15, 2004; 29 (16): 42-44
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Bimanual bipolar diathermy for recurrent hyphema following anterior segment intraocular surgery”, J Cataract Refract Surg, September 2004; 30(9): 2017-2020
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Why we prefer bimanual microincisional phacoemulsification”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, September 2004; 4(9): 43-44, 46
  • Fine IH, “Microincisional cataract surgery: Pearls for making the transition”, presentation in Advanced Surgical Techniques Symposium at the Cataract Innovators Symposium sponsored by Bausch & Lomb University in Supplement to Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today: September 2004: 3-10
  • Fine IH, “Refractive presbyopic lens exchange”, presentation in Refractive and Cataract Surgery Symposium at the Cataract Innovators Symposium, sponsored by Bausch & Lomb University in Supplement to Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today: September 2004: 27-35
  • Fine IH, “Bimanual phacoemulsification with the Millennium system yields good results”, Ocular Surgery News, October 1, 2004; 22(19): 13, 15
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Bimanual micro-phacoemulsification”, in JL Alio, JL Rodriguez Prats, A Galal (eds.) MICS: Micro-incision Cataract Surgery, Hightlights of Ophthalmology International, El Dorado, Panama 2004 Fine IH, “Intraocular bleeding” in Video Journal of Cataract and Refracive Surgery: Complication Management, RH Osher, ed., 20(3), 2004
  • Fine IH, moderator, Hunkeler JD, Lane SS, Lindstrom RL, Masket S, Steinert R, panelists, EyeWorld panel discussion, “Perspectives in lens and IOL surgery: Getting to the bottom of clear corneal incisions – Part I”, EyeWorld, October 2004; 9(10):56, 58, 60-62, 64
  • Hoffman RS, Packer M, Fine IH, “Post RK good indication for bimanual microincision phaco,” Ophthalmology Times, October 15, 2004; 29(20):22, 24
  • Fine IH, moderator, Hunkeler JD, Lane SS, Lindstrom RL, Steinert R, panelists, EyeWorld panel discussion, “Perspectives in lens and IOL surgery: Getting to the bottom of clear corneal incisions – Part II”, EyeWorld, November 2004; 9(11):57-62
  • Fine IH, “The crystalens”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today November/December 2004; 4(11):80
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman R, “How to bring accommodative lens technology into practice”, Ophthalmology Times December 15, 2004; 29(24):10-14
  • Fine IH, “Bimanual micro-incisional refractive lens exchange”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 20: 4, Media Mill Inc., O’Fallon, MO, Fourth Quarter 2004
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Are 3 diopters of accommodation adequate for accommodating IOLs?” Letter to the editor, J Cataract Refract Surg 2004; 30:2457
  • Fine IH, Holladay J, Haigis W, Alio J, panelists, Tassignon MJ, moderator, “An eye to the future of IOLs and cataract surgery,” EuroTimes roundtable discussion during the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Congress, San Diego, EuroTimes, 9(12): 10-12
  • Chu YR, Fine IH, Wallace RB, Chang D, Packer M, Silver T Series Unfolder: Directions for Use, instructional DVD produced by AMO, 2004
  • Fine IH, “Clear corneal incisions: Increased risk?”, Spotlight on Cataracts 2004: Cataract Controversies CD-ROM, DF Chang, LD Nichamin, directors, symposium sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Annual Meeting 2004
  • Fine IH, “Morcher capsular tension ring insertion: Geuder injector v. forceps insertion”, on the Morcher Digital Video Show CD-ROM, FCI Ophthalmics, Marshfield Hills, MA, 2004
  • Fine IH, Tassignon MJ, Co-moderators for Section VII: Intraocular Refractive Surgery, Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day CD-ROM, from the Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology, New Orleans, 2004
  • Fine IH, moderator, Dell SJ, Doan JF, Dodick JM, Hunkeler JD, panelists, “Discussion in Perspectives in lens and IOL sugery: Refractive lens exchange – one procedure, two positive outcomes”, EyeWorld December 2004; 9(12): 19-20, 22-26
  • Fine IH, “Step-by-step: RLE with bimanual techniques”, EyeWorld December 2004; 9(12): 24
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Surgical techniques for small incision cataract surgery”, in Essentials of Ophthalmology: Cataract and Refractive Surgery, GK Krieglstein, RN Weinreb, series eds., T Kohnen, DD Koch, volume eds., Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany 2005
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “The light adjustable lens”, in Garg A, Pandey SK, Chang DF, Papadopoulos PA, Maloof AJ, eds., Advances in Ophthalmology, New Delhi, Jaypee Brothers, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “The multifocal intraocular lens”, in Garg A, Pandey SK, Chang DF, Papadopoulos PA, Maloof AJ, eds., Advances in Ophthalmology, New Delhi, Jaypee Brothers, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “The use of power modulations in phacoemulsification of cataracts: The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, in Garg A, Pandey SK, Chang DF, Papadopoulos PA, Maloof AJ, eds., Advances in Ophthalmology, New Delhi, Jaypee Brothers, 2005
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “New non-laser phacoemulsification technologies”, in Garg A, Pandey SK, Chang DF, Papadopoulos PA, Maloof AJ, eds., Advances in Ophthalmology, New Delhi, Jaypee Brothers, 2005
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Refractive lens exchange with the Array multifocal IOL”, in Garg A, Pandey SK, Chang DF, Papadopoulos PA, Maloof AJ, eds., Advances in Ophthalmology, New Delhi, Jaypee Brothers, 2005
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Functional vision, wave-front sensing and cataract surgery”, in Garg A, Pandey SK, Chang DF, Papadopoulos PA, Maloof AJ, eds., Advances in Ophthalmology, New Delhi, Jaypee Brothers, 2005
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, in Garg A, Pandey SK, Chang DF, Papadopoulos PA, Maloof AJ, eds., Advances in Ophthalmology, New Delhi, Jaypee Brothers, 2005
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Transition to bimanual microincision phaco”, Advances in Ophthalmology Interactive CD-ROM, Garg A, Pandey SK, Chang DF, Papadopoulos PA, Maloof AJ, eds., New Delhi, Jaypee Brothers, 2005
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Intraocular Lens Fixation in the Absence of Capsular Support”, In S Pandey, F Billson, eds., Step by Step Pediatric Cataract Surgery, Jaypee Brothers, New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Application of New Technology in Pediatric Cataract Surgery”, In S Pandey, F Billson, eds., Step by Step Pediatric Cataract Surgery, Jaypee Brothers, New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Machines and modalities for bimanual phaco”, In A Argarwal, ed, Bimanual Phaco: Mastering the Phakonit/MICS Technique, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2005
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Bimanual microincision refractive lens exchange”, In A Argarwal, ed, Bimanual Phaco: Mastering the Phakonit/MICS Technique, Slack, Inc., Thorofare, NJ, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification instrumentation and techniques”, in A Garg, IH Fine, D Chang, KR Mehta, J Bovet, F Vejarano, SK Pandey, CK Mehta (eds.)  Mastering the Art of Bimanual Microincision Phaco (Phakonit/MICS), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification”, in A Garg, IH Fine, D Chang, KR Mehta, J Bovet, F Vejarano, SK Pandey, CK Mehta (eds.)  Mastering the Art of Bimanual Microincision Phaco (Phakonit/MICS), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Functional vision, wave-front sensing and cataract surgery”, in A Garg, IH Fine, D Chang, KR Mehta, J Bovet, F Vejarano, SK Pandey, CK Mehta (eds.)  Mastering the Art of Bimanual Microincision Phaco (Phakonit/MICS), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange”, in A Garg, IH Fine, D Chang, KR Mehta, J Bovet, F Vejarano, SK Pandey, CK Mehta (eds.)  Mastering the Art of Bimanual Microincision Phaco (Phakonit/MICS), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Futuristic IOLs for bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification”, in A Garg, IH Fine, D Chang, KR Mehta, J Bovet, F Vejarano, SK Pandey, CK Mehta (eds.)  Mastering the Art of Bimanual Microincision Phaco (Phakonit/MICS), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH “Bimanual microincision phaco of longstanding mature traumatic cataract”, CD-ROM, Mastering the Art of Bimanual Microincision Phaco (Phakonit/MICS), A Garg, IH Fine, D Chang, KR Mehta, J Bovet, F Vejarano, SK Pandey, CK Mehta (eds.), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Minimally invasive cataract surgery (bimanual phaco) instrumentation and technique”, in A Garg, IH Fine, D Chang, H Tsuneoka (eds.) Step by Step Minimally Invasive Cataract Surgery (MICS), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Futuristic IOLs for minimally invasive cataract surgery”, in A Garg, IH Fine, D Chang, H Tsuneoka (eds.) Step by Step Minimally Invasive Cataract Surgery (MICS), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange in bimanual phaco”, in A Garg, IH Fine, D Chang, H Tsuneoka (eds.) Step by Step Minimally Invasive Cataract Surgery (MICS), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, “Bimanual microincision phaco of longstanding mature tramatic cataract”, CD-ROM, Step by Step Minimally Invasive Cataract Surgery (MICS), A Garg, IH Fine, D Chang, H Tsuneoka (eds.), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, “Simplifying compliated cases: How the capsular tension ring facilitates surgery in difficult cases”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today January 2005; 5(1):31-33
  • Fine IH, discussion of “Endothelial cell loss after phacoemulsification”, Cataract and Refractive SurgeryToday January 2005; 5(1):38
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Stretching the Pupil in Cataract Surgery”, Glaucoma Today January/February 2005; 3(1):22-24 Nessler S, “Refractive IOL pricing: Physcians’ opnions”, Chang DF, Fine IH, Davis E, Kershner RM, Masket S, Chu YR, Doane JF, panelists, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today February 2005; 5(2): 14-16
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Clear corneal incisions and endophthalmitis”, Cataract and Refrative Surgery Today February 2005; 5(2):46-48
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “New phacoemulsification technology”, in Packer M (editor), Cataract surgery and lens implantation, Current Opinion in Ophthalmology February 2005; 16 (1): 38-43
  • Packer M, Fishkind WJ, Fine IH, Seibel BS, Hoffman RS, “The physics of phaco: A review”, J Cataract Refract Surg February 2005; 31(2):424-431
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “What’s ahead in accommodative IOLs?”, Ophthalmology Management March 2005; 9(3):45-48
  • Fine IH, “The capsular tension ring: Indications for use”, in Supplement to Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today March 2005, 13-14
  • Hoffman RS, Packer M, Fine IH, “Technology generates IOL with amplitude of accommodation”, Ophthalmology Times March 15, 2005; 30(6):42-43
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Complications of bimanual microincisional phacoemulsification”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today April 2005; 5(4):81-83
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “A close look at refractive lens exchange”, EyeWorld April 2005; 10(4):89, 92-93
  • Fine IH, moderator, Braga-Mele R, Chang DF, Hoffman RS, Masket S, Packer M, Serafano D, panelists, EyeWorld Dialogue, “Is bimanual phaco a viable procedure?” EyeWorld April 2005; 10(4):98,100-102
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Mastering bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, Ophthalmology Management April 2005; 9(4):119-112
  • Fine IH, “Prime time for refractive lens exchange”, Newsmaker Interview, Eurotimes May 2005; 10(5):8-9 Arbisser LB, Kershner RM, Katzen BW, Serafano DN, Fine IH, “The cataract incision”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today May 2005; 5(5):27, 30-33
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Bimanual phaco advantageous in cases of zonular dehiscence”, Ophthalmology Times May 15, 2005; 30(10):44
  • Fine IH, moderator, Braga-Mele R, Chang DF, Hoffman RS, Masket S, Packer M, Serafano D, panelists, “Is bimanual phaco a viable procedure?” EyeWorld dialogue, EyeWorld Asia-Pacific June 2005; 1(1):11-15
  • Fine IH, “ASCRS Foundation helps patients, the public, practices”, interview in EyeWorld June 2005; 10(6):11 Alpins N, Brint SF, Buratto L, Colin J, Duffey RJ, Fine IH, Guell JL, Hersh PS, Nichamin LD, Rosen E, Siepser SB, panelists, “At Issue: Lens exchange vs. corneal refractive surgery”, Ocular Surgery News; June 15, 2005; 23(12):25-26, 28-30
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Biometry for refractive lens surgery”, in A Garg, JE Hoyos, D Dementiev (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of IOL Power Calculations, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Biometry for refractive lens surgery”, in A Garg, JL Alio, D Dementiev, A Marinho (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Lens Based Refractive Surgery (Phakic IOLs), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “The light adjustable lens”, in A Garg, JL Alio, D Dementiev, A Marinho (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Lens Based Refractive Surgery (Phakic IOLs), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman R, “Functional vision, wave-front sensing and cataract surgery”, in A Garg, JL Alio, D Dementiev, A Marinho (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Lens Based Refractive Surgery (Phakic IOLs), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange”, in A Garg, JL Alio, D Dementiev, A Marinho (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Lens Based Refractive Surgery (Phakic IOLs), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Futuristic lenses for refractive lens surgery”, in A Garg, JL Alio, D Dementiev, A Marinho (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Lens Based Refractive Surgery (Phakic IOLs), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, forward to A Garg, JL Alio, D Dementiev, A Marinho (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Lens Based Refractive Surgery (Phakic IOLs), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “The light adjustable lens”, in A Garg, JE Hoyos, GA Urzua, R Pinelli, KR Mehta, M Piovella (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Presbyopia Surgery, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange”, in A Garg, JE Hoyos, GA Urzua, R Pinelli, KR Mehta, M Piovella (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Presbyopia Surgery, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2005
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  • Lindstrom RL, moderator, Braga-Mele R, Fine IH, Nichamin LD, Donnenfeld ED, Hunkeler JD, Slade SG, panelists, “Aspheric IOL design and clinical implications” symposium monograph, Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting, 2005, SLACK Inc, sponsored by Bausch & Lomb
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “The crystalline lens as a target for refractive surgery”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery,  Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 1-2
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange as a refractive surgery modality”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery,  Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 3-10
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Biometry for refractive lens surgery”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 11-20
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Wavefront technology of spherical aberration”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 79-86
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “The Tecnis multifocal IOL”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 145-150
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “The light adjustable lens”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 161-172
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Bimanual ultrasound phacoemulsification”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 193-198
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “The Infiniti vision system”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 209-212
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “The Staar sonic wave”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 221-226
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “AMO Sovereign with WhiteStar technology”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 227-232
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Refractive lens exchange in high myopia: Weighing the risks”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 233-236
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Conclusion: The future of refractive lens surgery”, in Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (editors), Refractive Lens Surgery, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005, 237-238
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, (eds.), Refractive Lens Surgery, DVD, Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005
  • Fine IH, “Transition to bimanual phaco using Whitestar technology: Technique, instrumentation and surgical pearls”, in Refractive Lens Surgery, DVD, Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (eds.), Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, in 2005
  • Fine IH, “Spinoffs of bimanual technology”, in Refractive Lens Surgery, DVD, Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS (eds.), Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2005
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Obstbaum SB, Hoffman RS, Lichtenstein SB, Gimbel HV, “Techniques of Phacoemulsification,” in Tasman W, Jaeger EA, eds., Duane’s Clinical Ophthalmology on CD-ROM, Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2005
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, Discussion of “Scientific studies and their clinical relevance”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today, July 2005; 5(7): 24-25
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, Reynolds TP, Van Bebber C, “Surgical glove-associated diffuse lamellar keratitis”, Cornea 2005; 24(6):699-704
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Customizing IOL choice”, EyeWorld August 2005; 10(8):33-38
  • Masket S, program chair, Dick HB, Lindstrom RL, Colvard DM, Fine IH, Mackool RJ, Change DF, Vukich JA, program participants, “Meeting your patients’ refractive expectations: Integrating new & emerging IOLs into your practice”, EyeWorld Educational Symposium at the annual meeting of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, EyeWorld August 2005; 10(8)
  • Fine IH, “Bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification”, Audio-Digest Ophthalmology: Cataract Surgery August 7, 2005; 43(15), Audio-Digest Foundation: Glendale, California
  • Hoffman RS, Packer M, Fine IH, “Cataract Corner: Decentered and subluxed IOLs need not be intimidating”, Ophthalmology Times August 15, 2005; 30(15):38-40
  • Fine IH, “Clear corneal cataract surgery”, Guest editorial, Journal of the Intraocular Implant & Refractive Society, India May 2005; 1(5):8-9
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Application of New Technology in Adult and Pediatric Cataract Surgery”, in Vajpayee RB, Sharma N, Pandey SK, Titiyal JS, editors, Phacoemulsification Surgery, 2005, New Delhi: Jaypee Brothers, pp 171-185
  • Khng C, Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Improved precision with the millimeter caliper for limbal relaxing incisions (correspondence)”, J Cataract Refract Surg August 2005; 31 (8), 1671-1672
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “What does “bimanual” surgery really mean?”, Ophthalmology Times September 2005; 30(18): 22, 24, 26-27
  • Fine IH, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification of a longstanding, mature, traumatic cataract in an elderly patient”, in R Osher, MD, (ed.) International Advances in Phacoemulsification, DVD, sponsored by Advanced Medical Optics, 2005
  • Fine IH, “Use of Healon 5 in small pupil phacoemulsification”, Video Textbook of Viscosurgery, DVD, R Osher, MD: Cincinatti, OH, 2005
  • Fine IH, “Perspectives in lens and IOL surgery: A one-eyed patient with cataract, glaucoma, and multiple intraocular anatomical abnormalities”, EyeWorld October 2005; 10(10): 84-86
  • Fine IH, “Knowing when to make a timely exit”, letter to the editor, EyeWorld October 2005; 10(10): 10
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., J Cataract Refract Surg, October 2005; 31(10): 1861-1862
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Bimanual microincisional phacoemulsification”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today November/December 2005; 5(11): 60-61, 64
  • Fine, IH, “Refractive lens exchange”, from the Refractive Surgery Symposium at the Cataract and Refractive Surgery Congress presented February 25-26, 2005 at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Audio-Digest Ophthalmology December 7, 2005; 43(23), CD-ROM
  • Chang DF, Fine IH, Nichamin LD, Olson RJ, panelists, “At Issue: Best of cataract 2005,” Ocular Surgery News; December 15, 2005; 23(24): 13
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman R, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, EyeWorld February 2006; 11(2): 60-63; 72 Smith JH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “Phaco after RK poses various challenges”, Ophthalmology Times February 15, 2006; 28;30
  • Fine, IH, “Lensectomia refractive: opação para melhoria da qualidade de vida dos pacientes”, Oftalmologia em Foco Fevereiro/Março 2006; (21)101:16-18
  • Fine IH, Packer M, “Accommodation and presbyopic correction”, Preface In Fine IH, Packer M (editors) Ophthalmology Clinics of North America: Accommodation and Presbyopic Correction Options, March 2006; 19(1): ix-x
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  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Piers P, “Aberrations after intraocular lens implantation [letter]”, J Cataract Refract Surg February 2006; 32(2):184-5
  • Khng C, Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Moreira FB, “Intraocular pressure during phacoemulsification”, J Cataract Refract Surg February 2006; 32(2):301-308
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “New tricks for Flomax patients”, EyeWorld March 2006; 11(3):72-73
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification: Instruments and techniques”, in Garg A, Fine IH, Pallikaris IG, Chang D, Tsuneoka H, Bovet JJ (eds.), Innovative Techniques in Ophthalmology Japyee Brothers Medical Publishing, New Delhi, India, 2006
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  • Fine IH, “Transition to bimanual phacoemulsification”, DVD, in Garg A, Fine IH, Pallikaris IG, Chang D, Tsuneoka H, Bovet JJ (eds.), Innovative Techniques in Ophthalmology Japyee Brothers Medical Publishing, New Delhi, India, 2006
  • Dewey S, “Smoothing out the sharp edges”, in Hoffman RS, Packer M, Fine IH (editors), Cataract Corner, Ophthalmology Times April 15, 2006; 31(8): 74-76
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Profiles of clear corneal incisions construction devices and architecture”, EyeWorld May 2006; 11(5): 52, 54, 56
  • Cumming JS, Colvard DM, Dell SJ, Doane J, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, Slade SG, “Clinical evaluation of the Crystalens AT-45 accommodating intraocular lens: Results of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration clinical trial”, J Cataract Refract Surg May 2006; 32(5):812-825
  • Fine IH, forward to A Garg, JL Alio, D Dementiev, A Marinho (eds.) Step by Step Lenticular Refractive Surgery (Techniques and Technology), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2006
  • Fine IH, Hoffman R, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange”, in A Garg, JL Alio, D Dementiev, A Marinho (eds.) Step by Step Lenticular Refractive Surgery (Techniques and Technology), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2006
  • Fine IH, Hoffman R, Packer M, “Futuristic lenses for refractive surgery”, A Garg, JL Alio, D Dementiev, A Marinho (eds.) Step by Step Lenticular Refractive Surgery (Techniques and Technology), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2006
  • Fine IH, Consultation Section participant, S Masket, ed., J Cataract Refract Surg, June 2006; 32(6): 908-913
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Timing of CTR implantation” (letter), J Cataract Refract Surg, July 2006; 32(7):1075
  • Packer M, “ECP at time of phaco effectively lowers IOP”, in Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, editors, Cataract Corner, Ophthalmology Times July 15, 2006; 31 (14): 8 – 10
  • Packer M, Braga-Mele R, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “The role of vitrectomy in anterior segment surgery”, Ophthalmology Management July 2006; 10 (7): 43 – 48
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, Rozenberg I, “Scleral fixation utilizing suture retrieval through a scleral tunnel”, J Cataract Refract Surg 2006; 32:1259-1263
  • O’hEineachain, R, Obstbaum SA, Carassa R, Sourdille P, Fine IH, Crandall A, Stegmann R, “ESCRS Symposium Report: Glaucoma and cataract surgery”, EuroTimes July 2006, 11(7): 26-28
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Dick HB, “Pseudoaccommodative and Accommodative IOLs”, in Kohnen T, Koch DD (Volume Editors), Cataract and Refractive Surgery, in Kriegelstein GK, Weinreb RN (Series Editors), Essentials in Ophthalmology, Springer-Verlag: Berlin, 2006; 127 – 141
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Cataract Corner: Should CTRs be implanted in every patient with PXE?”, Ophthalmology Times August 15, 2006; 31(16):46, 48
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “New techniques for the management of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome”, Journal of the Intraocular Implant & Refractive Society, India May 2006; 3(2):3-6
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “New techniques for managing IFIS”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today September 2006; 6(9):90-92
  • Osher RH, Fine IH, Steinert RF, Masket S, “Does PXF necessitate a CTR?”, Cataract Surgery Compications Management, RJ Cionni, ME Snyder, RH Osher (eds.),  Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today September 2006; 6(9):33-34
  • Fine IH, forward to DJ Apple Sir Harold Ridley and His Fight for Sight: He Changed the World So that We May Better See It, Slack, Incorporated: Thorofare, NJ, 2006
  • Packer M, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Dick HB, “Refractive lens exchange”, in MH Friedlaender (editor) International Ophthalmology Clinics: Refractive Surgery, Summer 2006; 46(3): 63-82
  • Fine IH, “Ready to be a cataract surgeon? Not unless you’re a refractive surgeon, too.” New Ophthalmologist, Supplement to Ophthalmology Management, October 2006; 11
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Scleral fixation without conjunctival dissection”, J Cataract Refract Surg November 2006; 32(11): 1907-1912
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “The tilt and decentration of aspheric IOLs: What are the limits of tolerance?” Cataract & Refract Surg Today November/December 2006; 6(11): 84-85
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Maximizing optical quality”, Cataract & Refract Surg Today November/December 2006; 6(11): 88-91
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Contrast sensitivity and measuring cataract outcomes”, Ophthalmol Clin North Am 2006 Dec; 19(4): 521-533
  • Packer M, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “Patient selection protocol can aid customization of aspheric IOLs”, Ocular Surgery News November 1, 2006; 24 (21): 93-96
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “The new challenge for cataract surgeons”, EyeWorld November 2006; 11(11): 70, 72, 74
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Power modulations” in Garg A, Fine IH, Alio JL, Chang DF, Mehta KR, Bovet JJ, Tsuneoka H, Mehta CK (eds.), Mastering the Phacodynamics (Tools, Technology and Innovations), Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2007
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  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, in Atlas of Phacoemulsification Surgery, A Agarwal, ed., Bangalore, India, in press
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Cataract surgery with the erbium:YAG laser”, in Cataract Surgery, 2nd ed., J Dodick, ed., Little, Brown & Co, Boston, in press
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “New phacoemulsification technologies”, in The Art of Phacoemulsification, 2nd edition, KR Mehta, JJ Alpar, eds., Jaypee Brothers, New Delhi, in press
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “The Alcon Legacy 20000 NeoSoniX phacoemulsification technology with AdvanTec software”, in Review of Refractive Surgery 2002, in press
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, Lu L, “Maximizing outcomes in refractive lens exchange with a multifocal IOL”, in IOL Power Calculation: Highlights of Ophthalmology, K Hoffer, L Lu, A Mendicute, eds., in press
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  • Fine IH, “Bimanual refractive lens exchange”, video clip for interactive DVD-ROM, in A Garg, JT Lin, IH Fine, JL Alio, G Baikoff, JJ Bovet, H Tsuneoka, CK Mehta, Mastering Intraocular Lenses (IOLs) Principles, Techniques, and Innovations, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2007
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  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Accommodating IOLs: Current Technology, Limitations, and Future Designs”, American Academy of Ophthalmology Current Insight, 2007, http://aaophp.aao.org/current_insight/accommodating_IOLs
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Profile of clear corneal cataract incisions demonstrated by ocular (optical) coherence tomography”, J Cataract Refract Surg January 2007; 33(1): 94-97
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, Rozenberg I, Reply to letter regarding scleral fixation, J Cataract Refract Surg January 2007; 33(1): 3-4
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  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “The new challenge for cataract surgeons”, editorial review, Current Opinion in Ophthalmology February 2007; 18:1-3
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Smith JH, February consultation # 2, J Cataract Refract Surg 2007 Feb; 33(2):178-81
  • Fine IH, forward to EA Davis, DR Hardten, RL Lindstrom (eds.) Presbyopic Lens Surgery: A Clinical Guide to Current Technology, Thorofare, NJ: Slack, Incorporated, 2007
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “The Tecnis multifocal intraocular lens”, in EA Davis, DR Hardten, RL Lindstrom (eds.) Presbyopic Lens Surgery: A Clinical Guide to Current Technology, Thorofare, NJ: Slack, Incorporated, 2007, 103-118
  • Fine IH, forward to DF Chang, T Kim, TA Oetting (eds.) Curbside Consultation in Cataract Surgery: 49 Clinical Questions, Thorofare, NJ: Slack, Incorporated, 2007
  • Fine IH, “Following hydrodissection, the iris is prolapsing, and the globe is very firm. How should I proceed?” In DF Chang, T Kim, TA Oetting (eds.) Curbside Consultation in Cataract Surgery: 49 Clinical Questions, Thorofare, NJ: Slack, Incorporated, 2007, 93-96
  • Fine IH, “Preventing endophthalmitis with stable incisions”, New Therapeutic Strategies to Enhance Surgical Results, Ocular Surgery News CME, April 1, 2007
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Technique offers scleral fixation without conjunctival dissection”, Ophthalmology Times, Duluth, MN, Advanstar Communications, April 15, 2007; 32(8):31,33,36
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Scleral fixation without conjunctival dissection – Reply to Letter to Editor,” J Cataract Refract Surg 2007; 33:756-766
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  • Gemperli D, Fine IH, “Refractive lens exchange: o futuro da cirurgia refractive”, Oftalmologia em Foco, Abril/Maio, 2007; 108(22):46-47
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Refractive Lens Exchange”, Focal Points: Clinical Modules for Ophthalmologists June 2007 (Section 3 of 3); XXV (6); San Francisco: American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1-8 Moon SC, Mohamed T, Fine IH, “Comparison of surgically induced astigmatisms after clear corneal incisions of different sizes”, Korean Journal of Ophthalmology 2007; 21(1):1-5
  • Fine IH, Hoffman, RS, Packer M, “The architecture of clear corneal incisions”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today; June 2007; 7(6):59-60,64-65
  • Fine IH, “Floppy iris syndrome: New tips and tricks”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 23: 2, Media Mill Inc., O’Fallon, MO, Second Quarter, 2007
  • Fine IH, “The new practice pattern in ophthlamology”, The Fundamentals of a Presbyopia-Correcting IOL Practice, CD-ROM of Symposium from the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the ASCRS Foundation, San Diego, California, 2007.
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Refractive lens exchange: Current perspectives”, in A Garg, E Rosen, JT Lin, FZ Goes, CF Lovisolo, B Malyugin (eds.) Mastering the Presbyopic Surgery Lenses & Phakic IOLs, New Delhi, India, Jaypee Brothers, 2008, 636-649
  • Fine IH, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, in A Tribute to the Educators, With a Little Help From My Friends, Video Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, RH Osher (ed.), 23(2), 2007
  • Fine IH, “The evolution of phacoemulsification.” Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, September 2007; 7(9):43-47
  • Fine IH, “YAG laser posterior capsulotomy,” in A Garg, JT Lin, JL Alio, R Azad, JJ Bovet, B Pajic, CK Mehta (eds) Mastering the Techniques of Laser Applications in Ophthalmology, New Delhi, India, Jaypee Brothers, 2008, 75-76
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  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Customizing the Selection of Aspheric IOLs”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today Europe October 2007; 2(7):63-66
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Architecture of clear corneal incisions demonstrated by optical coherence tomography”, Highlights of Ophthalmology 2007; 35(4):2-4,6-9
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Creating the capsulorhexis through microincisions”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today October 2007; 7(10):52-54
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange: The quadruple win and current perspective”, Special Article in Journal of Refractive Surgery October 2007; 23(8):819-824
  • Fine IH, “Physician shortage impending in U.S.”, Guest editorial, Ophthalmology Times October 15, 2007; 32(20): 4
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Accommodating IOL changes radius of surface curvature”, Ophthalmology Times December 15, 2007; 32(24): 39-41
  • Fine IH, “Profiles of clear corneal incisions as visualized by optical coherence tomography”, Video Journal of Ophthalmology, 23:4, Media Mill Inc., O’Fallon, MO, Fourth Quarter, 2007
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “The architecture of clear corneal incisions studying anatomy with optical coherence tomography”, in Garg A, Fine IH, Alio JL, Chang DF, Weinstock RJ, Mehta KR, Bovet JJ, Tsuneoka H, Malyugin B, Pinelli R, Pajic B, Mehta CK (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Advanced Phaco Surgery, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Use of bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, in Garg A, Fine IH, Alio JL, Chang DF, Weinstock RJ, Mehta KR, Bovet JJ, Tsuneoka H, Malyugin B, Pinelli R, Pajic B, Mehta CK (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Advanced Phaco Surgery, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Fine IH, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, video clip for interactive DVD-ROM, Garg A, Fine IH, Alio JL, Chang DF, Weinstock RJ, Mehta KR, Bovet JJ, Tsuneoka H, Malyugin B, Pinelli R, Pajic B, Mehta CK (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Advanced Phaco Surgery, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Fine IH, “New tricks for the management of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS)”, video clip for interactive DVD-ROM, Garg A, Fine IH, Alio JL, Chang DF, Weinstock RJ, Mehta KR, Bovet JJ, Tsuneoka H, Malyugin B, Pinelli R, Pajic B, Mehta CK (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of Advanced Phaco Surgery, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Fine IH, Packer M, Hoffman RS, “Transition to bimanual microincision phaco”, in Garg A, Fine IH, Pallikaris IG, Alio JL, Fry LL, McDonald M, Tassignon MJ, Chang DF, Goes FJ, Donnefeld ED, Alpins N, Tsuneoka H, Mortensen J, Mehta KR, Prost ME, Bovet JJ, Pinelli R, Dada T, Lovisolo CF, Malyugin B, Hehn F, Pajic B, Dhaliwal RS, Mehta CK (eds.) Video Atlas of Ophthalmic Surgery, Interactive DVD-ROM, Section I, Video III, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Fine IH, “Power modulation”, in Garg A, Fine IH, Pallikaris IG, Alio JL, Fry LL, McDonald M, Tassignon MJ, Chang DF, Goes FJ, Donnefeld ED, Alpins N, Tsuneoka H, Mortensen J, Mehta KR, Prost ME, Bovet JJ, Pinelli R, Dada T, Lovisolo CF, Malyugin B, Hehn F, Pajic B, Dhaliwal RS, Mehta CK (eds.) Video Atlas of Ophthalmic Surgery, Interactive DVD-ROM, Section I, Video IV, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Fine IH, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases” in Garg A, Fine IH, Pallikaris IG, Alio JL, Fry LL, McDonald M, Tassignon MJ, Chang DF, Goes FJ, Donnefeld ED, Alpins N, Tsuneoka H, Mortensen J, Mehta KR, Prost ME, Bovet JJ, Pinelli R, Dada T, Lovisolo CF, Malyugin B, Hehn F, Pajic B, Dhaliwal RS, Mehta CK (eds.) Video Atlas of Ophthalmic Surgery, Section I, Video VII, Interactive DVD-ROM, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Fine IH, “Bimanual microincision phaco of long-standing mature traumatic cataract”, in Garg A, Fine IH, Pallikaris IG, Alio JL, Fry LL, McDonald M, Tassignon MJ, Chang DF, Goes FJ, Donnefeld ED, Alpins N, Tsuneoka H, Mortensen J, Mehta KR, Prost ME, Bovet JJ, Pinelli R, Dada T, Lovisolo CF, Malyugin B, Hehn F, Pajic B, Dhaliwal RS, Mehta CK (eds.) Video Atlas of Ophthalmic Surgery, Interactive DVD-ROM, Section I, Video XLII, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Fine IH, “New tricks for the management of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS)” in Garg A, Fine IH, Pallikaris IG, Alio JL, Fry LL, McDonald M, Tassignon MJ, Chang DF, Goes FJ, Donnefeld ED, Alpins N, Tsuneoka H, Mortensen J, Mehta KR, Prost ME, Bovet JJ, Pinelli R, Dada T, Lovisolo CF, Malyugin B, Hehn F, Pajic B, Dhaliwal RS, Mehta CK (eds.) Video Atlas of Ophthalmic Surgery, Interactive DVD-ROM, Section I, Video XCVII, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Bimanual refractive lens exchange”, in Garg A, Fine IH, Pallikaris IG, Alio JL, Fry LL, McDonald M, Tassignon MJ, Chang DF, Goes FJ, Donnefeld ED, Alpins N, Tsuneoka H, Mortensen J, Mehta KR, Prost ME, Bovet JJ, Pinelli R, Dada T, Lovisolo CF, Malyugin B, Hehn F, Pajic B, Dhaliwal RS, Mehta CK (eds.) Video Atlas of Ophthalmic Surgery, Interactive DVD-ROM, Section III, Video I, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Aspheric intraocular lens selection: the evolution of refractive cataract surgery”, Current Opinion in Ophthalmology 2008;19:1-4
  • Fine IH, “State of the art: Taking a new look at cataract incision construction”, interview by JA Hovanesian, Ocular Surgery News, January 10, 2008, 28(1):73-75
  • Singer J, Fine IH, Miyake K, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection: How to make it work”, video, Cataract/Anterior Segment, The Ophthalmic News and Education (O.N.E.) Network, American Academy of Ophthalmology (http://one.aao.org)
  • Fine IH, “New tricks for the management of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS)”, Videos on Demand, American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) Archives (http://aao.scientificposters.com)
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RH, Packer M, “Profile of clear corneal cataract incisions as demonstrated by optical coherence tomography”, in RF Steinert, D Huang (eds.) Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography, SLACK Incorporated: Thorofare, New Jersey, 2008
  • Packer M, Smith JH, Fine IH, “Integrating Refractive IOLs into Your Practice: Five Steps to Freedom” Eye Care Review 2007, Richmond Hill, Ontario: The Academy of Ophthalmic Education; Vol. 1, No. 1;17 – 18
  • Packer M, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “Perfecting your protocol for infection prophylaxis”,  Ophthalmology Management March 2008; 12(3):27 – 34
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, Brown LK, “Cataract surgery complications of radial keratotomy” in JL Alio, DT Azar (eds.) Management of Complications in Refractive Surgery, Springer-Verlag: Berlin, Germany, 2008
  • Fine IH, “Refractive surgery and IOLs – future trends”, in DF Chang, SJ Dell, WE Hill, RL Lindstrom, KL Waltz (eds.) Mastering Refractive IOLs: The Art and Science, SLACK Incorporated: Thorofare, New Jersey, 2008
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Aspheric IOLs – matching corneal and IOL wavefront”, in DF Chang, SJ Dell, WE Hill, RL Lindstrom, KL Waltz (eds.) Mastering Refractive IOLs: The Art and Science, SLACK Incorporated: Thorofare, New Jersey, 2008
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “RLE – lens removal: what is different?” in DF Chang, SJ Dell, WE Hill, RL Lindstrom, KL Waltz (eds.) Mastering Refractive IOLs: The Art and Science, SLACK Incorporated: Thorofare, New Jersey, 2008
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Refractive enhancement with piggybacking IOLs”, in DF Chang, SJ Dell, WE Hill, RL Lindstrom, KL Waltz (eds.) Mastering Refractive IOLs: The Art and Science, SLACK Incorporated: Thorofare, New Jersey, 2008
  • Chang DF, Arbisser L, Fine IH, Miller KM, Oetting T, Rosenthal K, “Comparing the cataract challenge”, DF Chang, moderator, EyeWorld March 2008, 13(3):98-102, 104, 107 Fine IH, forward to CK Mehta, A Patient’s Guide to Cataract and its Treatment, Mumbai, India, Specific Assignments India Pvt, Ltd, 2008
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Chopping tips for the surgeon in transition”, Ophthalmology Times April 15, 2008, 33(8):7-8
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Current status of accommodative IOLs”, in Goes FJ, Dick HB, Fine IH, Knorz MC, Lindstrom RL (eds.) Multifocal IOLs, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008, pp. 75-83
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Biometry for refractive lens surgery”, in Garg A, Lin JT, Latkany R, Bovet J, Haigis W (eds.) Mastering the Techniques of IOL Power Calculations, 2nd Edition, Jaypee Brothers: New Delhi, India, 2008
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Bimaual vertical chop technique”, in Garg A, Alio JL, Weinstock RJ, Goes FJ, Packer M, Mehta KR, Bovet JJ, Malyugin B, Dhull CS, Pajic B, Pinelli R, Mehta CK (eds.), Mastering Phaco Chop Techniques, New Delhi: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd, 2008, pp. 65 – 68
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Managing Complications with Bimanual Microincision Cataract Surgery”, in Garg A, Alio JL, Weinstock RJ, Goes FJ, Packer M, Mehta KR, Bovet JJ, Malyugin B, Dhull CS, Pajic B, Pinelli R, Mehta CK (eds.), Mastering Phaco Chop Techniques, New Delhi: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd, 2008, pp. 193 – 195
  • Packer M, Fine IH, “Depth of Focus” [letter], Ophthalmology August 2008; 115(8):1438 – 1439
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Persistent interface fluid syndrome”, J Cataract Refract Surg August 2008; 34(8):1405 – 1408
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. MD, “Aspheric Intraocular Lens Selection Based on Corneal Wavefront”, J Refract Surg, Submitted: 8/20/07; Accepted: 1/30/08; Posted: 5/30/08, http://www.journalofrefractivesurgery.com/preprint.asp
  • Packer M, Fine H, Hoffman RS, “Cataract”, In: Ebell MH, Ferenchick G, Smith M, Barry H, Slawson D, Shaughnessy A, Forsch R, Li S, Wilkes M, Usatine R, eds. e-Essential Evidence, 1st ed. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons. In press
  • Packer M, Hoffman RS, Fine IH, “Phaco philosophy: consider IOL exchange pearls, practicalities: Case demonstrates procedure factors that may weigh in surgeon’s decision”, Publish date: Sep 15, 2008 http://www.modernmedicine.com/modernmedicine/Cataracts/Phaco-philosophy-consider-IOL-exchange-pearls-prac/ArticleStandard/Article/detail/551965?contextCategoryId=46551 (Accessed September 30, 2008)
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Biaxial micro incision cataract surgery with Stellaris advanced flow module”, Free Paper Session: MICS IOLs, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons, Berlin, 13 – 17 September 2008
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Visual acuity at distance and near with monocular and binocular monofocal aspheric Tecnis IOL”, Free Paper Session: Aspheric IOLs, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons. Berlin, 13 – 17 September 2008
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Architecture of clear corneal incisions demonstrated by OCT”, in S Boyd, R Brancato, B Straatsma (Editors) Optical Coherence Tomography Atlas and Text, Highlights of Ophthalmology International: Panama, Republic of Panama, 2008, pp 45-52.
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “The future of accommodating IOLs”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today Europe; September 2008; 3(7):64-68,70,72
  • Packer M, “Phaco philosophy: consider IOL exchange pearls, practicalities”, in Packer M, Hoffman RS, Fine IH (eds.), Cataract Corner. Ophthalmology Times September 15, 2008; 33(18):12 – 14
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Near vision with a monofocal aspheric IOL”, Ophthalmology Times, October 15, 2008; 33(20):36,38 Fine IH, “Mature cataract in a one-eyed, complex patient”, EyeWorld, October 2008; 13(10):53-54
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Refractive lens exchange: Current perspectives” In A Garg, E Rosen, FJ Goes, JJ Bovet, B Pajic, Y Wang, BA Nassaralla (eds.), Instant Clinical Diagnosis in Ophthalmology: Refractive Surgery, New Delhi: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd, 2008, pp. 560-573
  • Fine IH, “Mature cataract in a one-eyed patient with multiple previous glaucoma surgeries and anatomical derangements”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, November 2008; 8(11):77-78,79
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Hydrodissection and hydrodelineation”, In DM Colvard (Ed.) Achieving Excellence in Cataract Surgery: A Step-by-Step Approach, 2009, Advanced Medical Optics: Santa Ana, CA, USA, pp. 27-32
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Phaco techniques, Part D: Bimanual vertical chop technique”, In DM Colvard (Ed.) Achieving Excellence in Cataract Surgery: A Step-by-Step Approach, 2009, Advanced Medical Optics: Santa Ana, CA, USA, pp. 49-52
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Setting phaco parameters”, In DM Colvard (Ed.) Achieving Excellence in Cataract Surgery: A Step-by-Step Approach, 2009, Advanced Medical Optics: Santa Ana, CA, USA, pp. 77-80
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Foldable intraocular lens implantation”, In DM Colvard (Ed.) Achieving Excellence in Cataract Surgery: A Step-by-Step Approach, 2009, Advanced Medical Optics: Santa Ana, CA, USA, pp. 81-90
  • Fine IH, “Pearls in the management of difficult and challenging phacoemulsification cases”, DVD, Front Row View, Series 3: Video Collections of Eye Surgery, 2008, American Academy of Ophthalmology: San Francisco, CA
  • Fine IH, “What I have done differently this year”, Section XII: What Have You Done Differently This Year?, Refractive Surgery: The Danger Zone, Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day DVD-ROM, Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Atlanta, Georgia, 2008
  • Fine IH, Dworetzky J, Hoffman RS, Packer M, “Range of drugs associated with IFIS [letter]”, J Cataract Refract Surg, January 2009; 35(1):202
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. Aspheric Intraocular Lens Selection Based on Corneal Wavefront.  J Refract Surg. 2009; 25:12-20.
  • Fine IH, “Achieving Excellence in Cataract Surgery.”  Wayne, PA: Bryn Mawr Communications LLC, January 2009, DVD. http://eyetube.net/excellence09.video.asp?fakiru.
  • Chang DF, “Spotlight on Cataract Complications”, Fine IH as contributor on Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome, EyeNet, San Francisco, CA: American Academy of Ophthalmology, March 2009; 55-66.
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M. “Capsulorhexis: The most important step in phacoemulsification procedure.” Ophthalmology Times. Duluth, MN, Advanstar Communications, March 15, 2009; 34(6):54-56.
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. “Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, in Yanoff M, Duker JS (eds.); Ophthalmology 3d Edition.  Elsevier, Inc., 2009; 458 – 464.
  • Fine IH, et al, “Pearls for Cataract Removal”. Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today Europe, May 2009; 1-12.
  • Packer M, Fine IH. “Keeping An Open Mind to New Ideas”. Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, June 2009; 73-74.
  • Fine IH, Hoffman, Richard S., Packer, Mark. “Clear Corneal Incisions”. Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, June 2009; 49-51.
  • Fine IH.  Letter. Register Guard 26 July 2009: G1. Print.
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M. “Primary anterior chamber intraocular lens for the treatment of severe crystalline lens subluxation.” J Cataract Refract Surg 2009; 35:1821-1825.
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M. “Primary anterior chamber intraocular lens for the treatment of severe crystalline lens subluxation.” cover photo “Subluxated cataractous lens tethered by thickened zonules (left) and immediately after primary AC IOL insertion (right) (see page 1822),” J Cataract Refract Surg 2009; 35:1821-1825.
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Smith JH: “Techniques of Phacoemulsification.” In: Tasman W, Jaeger EA, Eds. Duane’s Ophthalmology on DVD-ROM, 2009 Edition.  Volume 6: Chapter 7. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2009.
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “An Expanded View of the Challenge of Small Pupils”  Techniques in Ophthalmology. 7(3); 110-114, September 2009.
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “Managing the Dissatisfied Presbyopia IOL Patient: Learn how to be an ally to your patient” Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today Europe.  October 2009; 44-45.
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “ The Architecture of Clear Corneal Incisions”, Cataract Surgery Today: The Best Cataract and Refractive IOL Articles from Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today.  Ed. David F. Chang, MD.  Bryn Mawr Communications LLC, 2009, pp. 41-44
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “Why We Prefer Bimanual Microincisional Phacoemulsification”, Cataract Surgery Today: The Best Cataract and Refractive IOL Articles from Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today.  Ed. David F. Chang, MD.  Bryn Mawr Communications LLC, 2009, pp.112-114
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “Clear Corneal Incisions and Endophthalmitis”, Cataract Surgery Today: The Best Cataract and Refractive IOL Articles from Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today.  Ed. David F. Chang, MD.  Bryn Mawr Communications LLC, 2009, pp.200-202
  • Osher RH, Fine IH, Steinert RF, Masket, S. “Does PXF Necessitate a CTR?” Cataract Surgery Today: The Best Cataract and Refractive IOL Articles from Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today.  Ed. David F. Chang, MD.  Bryn Mawr Communications LLC, 2009, pp.158-159
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. “Maximizing Optical Quality.” Cataract Surgery Today: The Best Cataract and Refractive IOL Articles from Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today.  Ed. David F. Chang, MD.  Bryn Mawr Communications LLC, 2009, pp.274-277
  • Fine IH, “Crowded AC: Now What?”, Spotlight on Cataract Surgery: Clinical Decision-Making with Cataract Complications DVD-ROM, Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, San Francisco, California, 2009.
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Smith JH: “Techniques of Phacoemulsification.” In: Tasman W, Jaeger EA, Eds. Duane’s Ophthalmology on DVD-ROM, 2009 Edition.  Volume 6: Chapter 7. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2009.
  • Fine, IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “Bimanual Microincision Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases.” Surgical Techniques in Ophthalmology: Cataract Surgery. Eds. Garg A, Alio J. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, New Delhi, India, 2010, Chapter 41.
  • Alio J, Fine IH editors.  Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Springer 2010.
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. “MICS with Different Platforms: Stellaris Vision Enhancement System”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine.  Springer, 2010, pp. 89-94
  • Packer M, Smith JH, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. “Surgical Technique – How to Perform a Smooth Transition”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine. Springer, 2010, pp. 95-99
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS, “Pupil Dilation and Preoperative Preparation”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine. Springer, 2010, pp.99-108.
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “Incisions”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine. Springer, 2010, pp. 108-116
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. “Capsulorhexis”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine. Springer, 2010, pp. 133-135
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “Hydrodissection and Hydrodelineation”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine. Springer, 2010, pp. 135-139
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. “Biaxial Microincision Cataract Surgery: Techniques and Sample Surgical Parameters”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine. Springer, 2010, pp. 140-143
  • Hoffman RS, Fine, IH, Packer M. “Biaxial Microincision Phacoemulsification : Transition, Techniques and Advantages”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine. Springer, 2010, pp. 144-149
  • Fine IH, Alio JL, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “Biaxial Microincision Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine. Springer, 2010, pp. 163-174
  • Packer M, Fine IH, Hoffman RS. “Special Lenses: Aspheric”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine. Springer, 2010, pp. 249-256
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M. “Microincision Intraocular Lenses: Others”, Minimizing Incisions and Maximizing Outcomes in Cataract Surgery.  Ed. Jorge L. Alio, I. Howard Fine. Springer, 2010, pp. 263-276
  • Fine IH, Mojon DS editors.  Minimally Invasive Ophthalmic Surgery.  Springer 2010.
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “Minimally Invasive Cataract Surgery”, Minimally Invasive Ophthalmic Surgery.  Ed. I. Howard Fine, Daniel S. Mojon. Springer, 2010, pp. 197-216
  • Fine IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “Our Phaco Technique With Whitestar: Chopping with the Signature platform requires minimal ultrasound”, Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today Europe.  February 2010;15-17.
  • Chang DF, “Spotlight on Cataract Surgery”, Fine IH as contributor on Techniques for the very crowded AC, EyeNet, San Francisco, CA: American Academy of Ophthalmology, February 2010; 47-61.
  • Fine, IH, Hoffman RS, Packer M. “Use of Bimanual MICS for Difficult and Challenging Cases”, Micoincisional Cataract Surgery: The Art and Science. Ed. Amar Agarwal, Richard Lindstrom. SLACK Incorporated, 2010, pp 133-141.
  • Fine, IH, “Bimanual Microincisional Cataract Surgery in Various Surgical Situations”, Video Atlas of Advanced Ophthalmic Surgeries, DVD.  Ed. Amar Agarwal, MS, FRACS, FRCOphth.  Disc 3: Section IV – 03.  SLACK Incorporated, 2010.
  • Hoffman RS, Fine IH, Packer M, “Should CTRs be implanted in every PXF patient?” EyeWorld, 15:6, 22, June 2010.
  • Henderson B, Tehrani M, Mamalis N, Hoffman, RS, Fine IH, Dick HB, Packer M, “Surgical Correction of Astigmatism”, A Complete Surgical Guide for Correcting Astigmatism; An Ophthalmic Manifesto.  Ed. Bonnie An Henderson, James P. Gills.  SLACK Incorporated, 2010, pp 3-8.
  • Gills JP, Wallace RB, Fine, IH, Fredlander MH, McFarland MS, “Reducing Pre-Existing Astigmatism With Limbal Relaxing Incisions”, A Complete Surgical Guide for Correcting Astigmatism: An Ophthalmic Manifesto.  Ed. Bonnie An Henderson, James P. Gills. SLACK Incorporated, 2010, pp 55-71.
  • Fine, IH. Forward. In Frank Joseph Goes (Ed.), “Lens Surgery after Previous Refractive Surgery.” New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers, 2011.
  • Fine, IH. “The Future of IOLs.” In Frank Joseph Goes (Ed.) “Lens Surgery after Previous Refractive Surgery (pp. 215-216).” New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers, 2011.
  • Fine IH, Miller KM, consultants in “Clinicians’ Corner”,  in D Chang, ed., Focal Points 28: 11, 10-12, American Academy of Ophthalmology, December 2010 (Module 2 of 3). Masket, Samuel (ed), Cataract Surgical Problem, Consultation Section, J Cataract Refract Surg, 2011 37(2), 424.
  • Fine, IH.  “The Evolution of Cataract Incisions,” Modern Ophthalmology: The Highlights: An Account of a Master Witnessing a 60 Year Epoch of Evolution and Progress (1950-2010), Volume III.  Ed. William F Boyd.  Jaypee-Highlight’s Medical Publishers Inc.  Panama, Republic of Panama, 2010, pp 53-64.
  • Fine, I. H., Hoffman, R., Packer, M. “The Multifocal Intraocular Lens,” Phacoemulsification, 4th Edition.  Ed. A. Agarwal.  Jaypee-Highlights Medical Publishers.  New Delhi, India, 2011, pp 284-287.
  • Packer, M., Fine, I. H., Hoffman, R. S.  “Functional Vision, Wavefront Sensing and Cataract Surgery,” Phacoemulsification, 4th Edition.  Ed. A. Agarwal.  Jaypee-Highlights Medical Publishers.  New Delhi, India, 2011, pp 317-320.
  • Hoffman, R. S., Fine, I. H., Packer, M.  “The Light Adjustable Lens.” Phacoemulsification, 4th Edition.  Ed. A. Agarwal.  Jaypee-Highlights Medical Publishers.  New Delhi, India, 2011, pp 321-27.
  • Fine, I. H., Hoffman, R. S., Packer, M., Brown, L. K., Fauria, T., Maller, B., Passut, J. “Retirement done right: Build your practice before you leave it.”  Ophthalmology Business, 2:3, 6-9, September 2011.
  • Packer, M., Fine, I. H., Hoffman, R. S., Smith, J. H., Lindsay, R. A.  “Nucleus disassembly,” Ophthalmic Surgery: Principles and Practice Fourth Edition. Eds. Spaeth, G. L., Danesh-Meyer, H. V., Goldberg, I., Kampik, A.  Elsevier Inc. 2012, pp 56-65.
  • Fine, I. H. “A tribute to David J. Apple, MD,”  EyeWorld, 15:10, pp 14-15, October 2011.
  • Fine, I. H. “Advantages of bevel-down technique,” in Letters, J Cataract Refract Surg, 38:5, pp 925-926.
  • Fine, I. H., Alio, J. L., Hoffman, R. S., Packer, M. “Biaxial Microincision Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases.”  The Science and Art Microincision Cataract Surgery (BIMICS & COMICS). Eds. A. Perez-Arteaga and Luis Felipe Vejarano-Resptrepo.  Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers.  New Delhi, India, 2012, pp 159-170.
  • Fine, I. H.  “Challenging Cases with BIMICS.” The Science and Art Microincision Cataract Surgery (BIMICS & COMICS). Eds. A. Perez-Arteaga and Luis Felipe Vejarano-Resptrepo.  Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers.  New Delhi, India, 2012, DVD-ROM.
  • Fine, I. H. “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection” In Tools & techniques section. EyeWorld.  September 2012 17(9), pp 21-22. Packer, M., Lowe, J., Fine, I.H. “Incidence of acute postoperative cystoid macular edema in clinical practice.” J Cataract Refract Surg, 38:12, pp 2108-2111.
  • Fine, I. H. Perspective on “Incidence of acute postoperative cystoid macular edema in clinical practice,” Ocular Surgery News, 31:5, p.22, March 10, 2013.
  • Fine, I. H. Forward.  Textbook of Refractive Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery (ReLACS).  Eds. R. Krueger, J Talamo and R. Lindstrom.  Springer-Verlag.  New York, 2012, pp xi-xii
  • Fine I. H. Minimally Invasive Cataract Surgery in Phacoemulsification: The Grand Masters, Video Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 19:1, 2013. Hoffman R. S., Cerda Jullian A., Fine I. H., Sims A. C. “Corneoscleral pocket technique used for fixation of subluxed IOL-capsular bag complex.” Ocular Surgery News, June 10, 2013; 31(11);32-33.
  • Fine, I. H.  Perspective, “Calibrated gauge simulates force of patient manipulation after cataract surgery,” Ocular Surgery News,31:12, p. 18, June 25, 2013.
  • Fine, I. H.  “Modifying chair may help in complicated cases.” Eyeworld, June 2013, 18(6), p. 26.
  • Fine, I. H.  “Simulation of eye rubbing.” Letter to the Editor, J Cataract Refract Surg, 38:9, p 1449
  • Fine, I. H. contributor, “OSN lauds Richard L. Linstrom for steadfast leadership for more than 20 years”, Ocular Surgery News, 32:2, pp 1, 10-14, January 25, 2014.
  • Fine, I. H., “The Future of IOLs.” Premium and Specialized Intraocular Lenses. Eds. G. Kleinmann, E. I. Assia and D. J. Apple. Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., Sharjah, U.A.E., 2014, pp. 310-311.
  • Hoffman, R.S., Cerda, Alejandro, Fine, I.H., Sims, Annette Chang. “Corneoscleral Pocket Technique.” Mastering Corneal Surgery: Recent Advances and Current Techniques. Eds A. Agarwal and T. John. SLACK Incorporated. Thorofare, NJ, 2015, pp 241-250.
  • Fine, I. H. contributor, “Ophthalmic community morns loss of George O. Waring III.” Ocular Surgery News, 33:04, pp 1, 24-25, February 25, 2015.
  • Hoffman, R.S., Fine, I.H., Sims, A.C., “Biaxial Micro-Incision Phacoemulsification”, The Digital Manual of Ophthalmic Surgery and Theory: Volume 2,Issue 1, Ed. McKee, Y., Indianapolis, IN: Interactive Medical Publishing, August 2015, chapter 1, iBook.
  • Fine, I.H. “Morcher Pupil Expander”, Video Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, RH Osher (ed.), 32(2), 2016.
  • Hoffman, R.S., Sims, A.C., Fine, I.H. “Corneoscleral Pocket (Hoffman Pocket).” Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation. Ed W.J. Fishkind. Thieme Publishers. New York, NY, 2017, pp 236-241.
  • Fine IH. Forward. In Fishkind, William J. (Ed.), Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation, second edition. Thieme Publishers, New York, NY, 2017.
  • Fine, I.H. contributor, “Experts bestow wisdom on early career ophthalmologists”, YES connect column, EyeWorld, June 2018, 23(6), pp. 56-68.
  • Fine, I.H., Lin, C.C, “A Nearly Mature Cataract in a Patient with Glaucoma”, Ophthalmology Review Second Edition. Eds K. Singh, W.E. Smiddy, A.G. Lee.  Thieme Publishers.  New York, NY, 2018, pp 42-44.
  • Fine, I.H., “A life-changing story”, Ophthalmology Management.  22:12, p 56, December 2018.

1980

  • Portland, OR, “Experiences with Outpatient Eye Surgery”, Oregon Ophthalmological Alumni Association

1981

  • Portland, OR, “Outpatient Cataract-IOL Surgery”, Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology Post-Graduate Convention

1983

  • Eugene, OR, YAG Laser Course sponsored by the Oregon Eye Associates and Sacred Heart General Hospital, (faculty member)

1984

  • Eugene, OR, IOLI: Management of Difficult Cases & Complications, sponsored by the Oregon Eye Associates and Sacred Heart General Hospital (course director)
  • Portland, OR, YAG Laser Workshop, Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology Post-Graduate Convention, (principal speaker)
  • Honolulu, HI, YAG Laser Certification Course, Straub Clinic and Hospital & the Hawaiian Society of Ophthalmology (principal speaker)
  • Portland, OR, “Physics and Clinical Application of YAG Laser”, Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology

1985

  • Portland, OR, “YAG laser Posterior Capsulotomy”, Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology Post-Graduate Convention
  • San Francisco, CA, “Anterior Capsulotomy and Management of Capsule Rupture”, Intrasurgical Complications in Extracapsular Cataract Extraction and Intraocular Lens Implantation, sponsored by Iolab
  • Eugene, OR, “Ophthalmic Applications of Lasers”, sponsored by the Oregon Eye Associates and Sacred Heart General Hospital (course director and faculty member)
  • Portland, OR, “Management of the Lens Capsule in Cataract and Lens Implant Surgery”, combined Washington and Oregon Academies of Ophthalmology
  • Eugene, OR, “Update on Cataract and IOL Surgery”, Ophthalmology for Nurses, Assistants, and Technicians, sponsored by the Oregon Eye Associates and Sacred Heart General Hospital
  • Portland, OR, “Management of the Lens Capsule in Cataract and Lens Implant Surgery”, dedication of the Oregon Lions’ Sight & Hearing Institute

1986

  • Los Angeles, CA, “A Symposium on Retinal Perception of Unwanted Optical Images (Glare)”, Ophthalmic Insights Audiovisual Library (panelist)
  • Portland, OR, “Optical Side Effects of Intraocular Lens Implants”, Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology Post-Graduate Convention
  • Denver, CO, Cataract Surgery and Intraocular Lens Implantation, 2 day course for western states’ eye surgeons, sponsored by Iolab, (course director and faculty member)

1987

  • Eugene, OR, “Early Diagnosis and Management of Eye Injuries”, Ophthalmology for Primary Care Physicians, sponsored by Oregon Eye Associates and Sacred Heart Hospital, (course director and faculty member)
  • Eugene, OR, “Ophthalmology Update”, Lane County Pharmaceutical Association
  • Springfield, OR, “An Eye Toward the Future in Ophthalmology”, McKenzie Willamette Hospital
  • Portland, OR, “Experience with Small Incision Intraocular Lenses”, Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology Post-Graduate Convention
  • Palm Springs, CA, “Technologic & Political Changes Affecting Ophthalmology”, Allergan Medical Optics Advisory Focus Group, (panelist)
  • San Diego, CA, “Laser Physics & Special Procedures with YAG Lasers”, Current Concepts in Lasers, sponsored by the San Diego Eye Bank, Mercy Hospital, (principal speaker)
  • Eugene, OR, “Ophthalmic Applications of Lasers 1987”, sponsored by the Oregon Eye Associates and Sacred Heart General Hospital, (course director and faculty member)
  • Irvine, CA, “Phacoemulsification and Small-Incision Systems”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics in conjunction with the University of California, Irvine, (faculty member)
  • Ft. Lauderdale, FL, “Phacoemulsification and Small-Incision Systems”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics in conjunction with the University of California, Irvine, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Phacoemulsification and Small-Incision Systems”, 2-day course sponsored by the Faulkner Hospital, (faculty member)

1988

  • Eugene, OR, “Emergency Evaluation of the Injured Eye”, American Society of Safety Engineers, 2-day conference
  • Portland, OR, “Value and Cost of Specialized Testing in Clinical Practice”, Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology Post-Graduate Convention
  • Portland, OR, “Fundamentals of Phacoemulsification”, Phaco and IOL Surgical Update Seminar, sponsored by Cooper Vision Cilco
  • Los Angeles, CA, “Clinical Experience with the AMO PC-28 LB (Phacofit) Small-Incision Implant”, International Symposium on Cataract, IOL, and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
  • Chicago, IL, “Phacoemulsification and Small-Incision Systems”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (faculty member)
  • Washington, D.C., “Phacoemulsification and Small-Incision Systems”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (faculty member)
  • Copenhagen, Denmark, “Report on the US Study of the PC-28LB Small-Incision PMMA Intraocular Lens”, 6th Congress of the European Intraocular Implant lens Council.
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon”, Charles Kelman, MD, moderator, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Phacoemulsification and Small-Incision Systems”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (faculty member)
  • Beijing, China, “Report on the US Study of the PC-28LB Small-Incision PMMA Intraocular Lens”, China’s First International Conference on Integrated Medicine in Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Houston, TX, “Nationwide Clinical Experience with the AMO PC-28LB Small-Incision PMMA Intraocular Lens”, Welsh Cataract Congress

1989

  • Portland, OR, “Two Hand Phacoemulsification Through a Small Circular Capsulorhexis – The Chip & Flip Technique”, The Northwest Spring Intercapsular Course, sponsored by Pharmacia, (faculty member)
  • Washington, D.C., “Phacoemulsification and Small-Incision Systems”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (faculty member)
  • Washington, D.C., “Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon”, Charles Kelman, MD, moderator, American-International Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Washington, D.C., “Long Term Performance of the AMO PC-28LB PMMA Small-Incision Lens Implant”, 2nd American-International Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Washington, D.C., Session 103, 2nd American-International Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (panelist)
  • New York City, NY, 2-day Phacoemulsification course directed by William Maloney, MD, sponsored by Alcon Laboratories, (faculty member)
  • Eugene, OR, “Cataract Surgery Update”, Ophthalmology for Assistants, Technicians and Nurses 1989, course sponsored by Oregon Eye Associates and Allergan Medical Optics, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Single Stitch Systems Seminar (Phacoemulsification of Cataracts and Small-Incision Implants)”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, “Single Stitch Systems Seminar”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Maui, HI, “Phacoemulsification Techniques”, 2-day course sponsored by Alcon Laboratories, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Single Stitch Systems Seminar”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Manila, Philippines, Symposium: Capsulorhexis and Other New Techniques in Small Incision Surgery, sponsored by the Philippine Society of Ophthalmology and the Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology in cooperation with Allergan International, (principal speaker)
  • Bangkok, Thailand, Symposium: Capsulorhexis and Other New Techniques in Small Incision Surgery, sponsored by the Thailand Academy of Ophthalmology in cooperation with Allergan International (principal speaker)
  • Bangkok, Thailand, Demonstration of live phacoemulsification and folded silicone implant surgery, Priests’ Hospital
  • Boston, MA, “Single Stitch Systems Seminar”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, LA, “Single Stitch Systems Seminar”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, LA, “Small Incision Phaco Course”, sponsored by United Surgical, (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, LA, “Two-Hand Phacoemulsification Through a Small Circular Capsulorhexis – The ‘Chip and Flip’ Technique”, presented as part of the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s video program
  • New Orleans, LA, “Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon”, directed by Charles Kelman, MD, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, LA, “Phacoemulsification: A Hands-On Wet Lab”, directed by William Maloney, MD, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Oakland, CA, “New Techniques in Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, quarterly meeting of the California Society of Kaiser Ophthalmologists, (principal speaker)

1990

  • Athens, Greece, “Phacoemulsification and Small Incision Lens Implants”, course sponsored by the Greek Intraocular Lens Implant and Refractive Surgery Society in conjunction with Allergan International, (principal speaker and course director)
  • Athens, Greece, Demonstration of live phacoemulsification and folded silicone lens implant surgery
  • Maui, HI, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, course directed by William Maloney, MD, sponsored by Iolab, Inc., (faculty member)
  • Maui, HI, “AMO Small Incision Intraocular Lens Implants”, “The AMO Array Design Multifocal IOL”, Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting
  • Cincinnati, OH, “New Techniques in Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, sponsored by the Cincinnati Society of Ophthalmology, (guest lecturer)
  • Long Beach, CA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, course sponsored by AMO, (course director and faculty member)
  • Los Angeles, CA, Session V, International Symposium on Cataract & Refractive Surgery, sponsored by ASCRS, (panelist)
  • Los Angeles, CA, “Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier & Implant Surgeon”, Charles Kelman, MD, moderator, International Symposium on Cataract & Refractive Surgery, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Los Angeles, CA, “The Infinity Suture for Closing 6.5 mm. Phaco-emulsification Incisions”, “The Chip & Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, “Final Report of the Multicenter Clinical Investigation of the AMO PC-28LB Small Incision IOL”, International Symposium on Cataract & Refractive Surgery, sponsored by ASCRS
  • Singapore, “Improvements in the Chip & Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, “Final Report on the National (USA) Clinical Trials of the AMO PC-28LB PMMA Small Incision Implant”, XXVI International Congress of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Singapore, “Introduction to Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, course directed by William Maloney, MD, sponsored by the International Congress of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Singapore, “New Trends in Astigmatism Control for the Cataract Surgeon”, course directed by William Maloney, MD, sponsored by the International Congress of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Singapore, “Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon”, course directed by Charles Kelman, MD, sponsored by the International Congress of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Fresno, CA, “Design and Early Clinical Studies of the AMO Array Multifocal IOL”, Symposium on the Current Status of Multifocal Intraocular Lenses, WA Maxwell, MD, Ph.D., director, sponsored by Ioptex Research, (invited speaker)
  • Ashland, OR, “New Techniques in Small Incision Cataract Surgery 1990”, sponsored by Oregon Eye Associates, (principal speaker)
  • Dallas, TX, “Advanced SingleStitch Systems Seminar”, sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Bermuda, “Postoperative Management of Cataract Patients”, symposium sponsored by Ocular Surgery News in conjunction with Allergan Medical Optics, (panelist)
  • Bermuda, “SingleStitch Surgery Update”, symposium sponsored by Ocular Surgery News in conjunction with Allergan Optics, (panelist)
  • Philadelphia, PA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, course sponsored by Iolab, Inc., William Maloney, MD, director, (faculty member)
  • Los Angeles, CA, “Design Requirements & Performance Measurements for Multifocal IOL Implants: Introduction of the ARRAY Multifocal IOL”, presented to the Los Angeles Society of Ophthalmology
  • Washington, D.C., “SingleStitch Systems Seminar”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Small Incision Phaco”, phacoemulsification course sponsored by Intraoptics/United Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Calgary, Canada, “The Chip & Flip Phacoemulsification Technique with Infinity Suture Closure”, “Design Requirements, Laboratory Testing, and Early Clinical Performance of the AMO ARRAY Multifocal Lens Implant”, presented at the Canadian Rockies Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Tokyo, Japan, “Design Requirements, Laboratory Testing, and Early Clinical Results of the AMO ARRAY Multifocal Lens Implant”, presented to Core Clinical Investigators for the Japanese National Clinical Trials on the ARRAY IOL
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Evolution and Revolution in Cataract Surgery”, sponsored by St. Erik’s Eye Hospital, Karolinska Institute, (principal speaker)
  • Helsinki, Finland, “Small Incision Cataract Surgery: An Update on Silicone IOLs”, sponsored by the Scandinavian Society for Kerato-Refractive Surgery and Allergan Medical Optics, (invited speaker)
  • Helsinki, Finland, “Single Stitch Symposium”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Helsinki, Finland, “Recent Trends in Cataract Surgery”, presented at the 9th International Congress of Eye Research
  • Galveston, TX, “The ‘Chip and Flip’ Endolenticular Phacoemulsification Technique”, “Design Rationale and Test Methodologies for Multifocal IOLs”, “Effect of Incision Size and Suture Configuration on Postoperative Astigmatism”, “A New Folding Forceps”, Welsh Cataract Congress
  • San Francisco, CA, “Two Hand Phacoemulsification Through a Small Circular Capsulorhexis: ‘Chip and Flip Technique’”, presented as part of the American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress’ video program
  • Atlanta, GA, “Single Stitch Systems Seminar”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, “Management of the Small Pupil in Cataract Surgery”, presented as part of the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s video program
  • Atlanta, GA, “Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery Occurring Operatively and Postoperatively”, course directed by Manus Kraff, MD, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, Phacoemulsification course directed by Paul Koch, MD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, “Intraocular Implant Lens Update – 1990”, American Academy of Ophthalmology, course directed by Norman Jaffe, MD, (faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, “Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon”, course directed by Charles Kelman, MD, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, High Volume Surgery, symposium sponsored by Ocular Surgery News, (panelist)
  • Dallas, TX, “Next Step to Phaco (Advanced)”, course directed by William Maloney, MD, sponsored by Iolab, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Single Stitch Systems Seminar”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL, “Next Step to Phaco (Advanced)”, course directed by William Maloney, MD, sponsored by Iolab, (faculty member)

1991

  • Las Vegas, NV, “The Effect of Incision Length and Suture Configuration on Postoperative Astigmatism”, Fine IH and DR Sanders, presented at the Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists by John Shepherd, M.D.
  • Sarasota, FL, “Sarasota Phaco Course”, directed by Harry Grabow, MD, 2-day course sponsored by the Gulf Coast Eye Foundation, (faculty member)
  • St. Louis, MO, “Single Stitch Systems Seminar”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • St. Louis, MO, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (faculty member)
  • Houston, TX, “Innovations in Ophthalmology: Sutureless Cataract Surgery”, 2-day course sponsored by Stolte Eye SurgiCare, (faculty member)
  • Bedford, MA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Advanced Concepts in Phacoemulsification”, Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery, course directed by William Fishkind, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon”, course directed by Charles Kelman, MD, symposium sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “New Surgical Instruments”, course directed by Richard Mackool, MD, symposium sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Understanding Advanced Phaco Techniques: Detailed Analysis of New Concepts and Skills Required for Advanced Phaco”, course directed by William Maloney, MD, symposium sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Hydrosonic Phacoemulsification”, course directed by Aziz Anis, MD, symposium sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Intraoperative/Postoperative Complications-CPC Format”, course directed by Norman Jaffe, MD, symposium sponsored by ASCRS, (panelist)
  • Boston, MA, “No Stitch Cataract Surgery”, “Effect of Incision Size and Suture Configuration on Postoperative Astigmatism”, “Correlation of In-Vitro, In-Vivo Data for AMO Array Multifocal IOL – Initial and Present Designs”, presented at the symposium sponsored by ASCRS
  • Boston, MA, General Session II-F, symposium sponsored by ASCRS (moderator)
  • Boston, MA, “The Glaucoma Cataract Intraocular Lens Implant Triple Procedure”, “Chip and Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, ASCRS film festival
  • Boston, MA, “Phacoemulsification and Small Incision Cataract Implant Surgery: Didactic Sessions and Wet Lab”, Roger Steinert, MD, director, 2-day course sponsored by Harvard Medical School, (faculty member)
  • New York, NY, “Phacoemulsification Symposium”, Steven Obstbaum, MD, director, sponsored by Lenox Hill Hospital, (faculty member)
  • New York, NY, “Phacoemulsification Wet Lab”, sponsored by Lenox Hill Hospital and Alcon, (course director and principal speaker)
  • Denver, CO, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Madison, WI, “15th Annual Current Concepts Seminar”, 2-day symposium sponsored by the University of Wisconsin Medical School, (invited speaker)
  • Paris, France, “Design Requirements, Laboratory Testing, and Worldwide Clinical Results of the AMO ARRAY Multifocal Lens”, seminar for the French National Clinical Investigators of the AMO ARRAY Multifocal IOL, held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the French Society of Ophthalmology, (principal speaker)
  • Hamburg, West Germany, “Design Requirements, Laboratory Testing, and Worldwide Clinical Results of the AMO ARRAY Lens”, seminar for the German National Clinical Investigators of the AMO Multifocal IOL, (principal speaker)
  • Turin, Italy, “Performance Requirements, Design Considerations, Laboratory and Clinical Testing of the AMO ARRAY Multifocal IOL”, symposium for the Italian National Clinical Investigators for the AMO ARRAY Lens, (principal speaker)
  • Linkoping, Sweden, “SingleStitch Transition Course”, held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Swedish Ophthalmological Society, 2-day course sponsored by AMO Europe, (course director and faculty member)
  • Irkutsk, Russia, “Transition to Phacoemulsification and Small-Incision Lens Implants”, 2-day course, sponsored by AMO Europe, (course director and faculty member)
  • Irkutsk, Russia, Demonstration of live phacoemulsification and folded silicone implant surgery, Irkutsk satellite of the Fyodorov Eye Microsurgical Institute
  • Boston, MA, “Techniques of Advanced Phacoemulsification”, “No-Suture Cataract Incision and Closure Techniques”, “Techniques of the Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, American Academy of Ophthalmology Regional Update Course, (invited speaker)
  • San Francisco, CA, “SingleStitch Systems Seminar”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Portland, OR, “Transition to Phacoemulsification”, 2-day course co-sponsored by the Casey Eye Institute of the Oregon Health Sciences University and Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Small Incision Phaco Course”, Charles Kelman, MD, director, 2-day course co-sponsored by The David J. Kelman Research Foundation and Alcon Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Three Steps to Phaco: Transition Phacoemulsification Course”, David Dillman, MD, director, sponsored by Iolab, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Next Step to Phaco: Advanced Phacoemulsification Course”, William Maloney, MD, director, sponsored by Iolab, (faculty member)
  • Valencia, Spain, “A Day With the Leaders in Small Incision Surgery”, 2-day phacoemulsification course directed by William Maloney, MD, sponsored by the School of Medicine, University of Valencia, and Alcon, (faculty member)
  • Valencia, Spain, “No-Stitch Cataract Surgery”, “The Effect of Incision Size and Suture Configuration on Postoperative Astigmatism in Cataract Surgery”, presented at the IX Symposium of the European Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Valencia, Spain, “Symposium on Multifocal IOLs”, moderated by Karl Jacobi, MD, presented at the symposium sponsored by ESCRS, (panelist)
  • Valencia, Spain, “The Chip & Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, “The Glaucoma Triple Procedure: Trabeculectomy Combined with Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation”, ESCRS film festival
  • Washington, D.C., “Advances in Cataract Surgery: An Update for Primary Care Physicians”, moderated by Robert Butler, MD, held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the American Academy of Geriatrics, (panelist)
  • Dana Point, CA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Symposium”, course held in conjunction with the joint annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology, directed by Stephen Brint, MD, sponsored by Alcon, (faculty member)
  • Newport Beach, CA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, course held in conjunction with the joint annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology, sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (course director and faculty member)
  • Anaheim, CA, “Complications of Cataract IOL Surgery and their Resolution”, Manus Kraff, MD, moderator, co-sponsored by ASCRS and the joint meeting of American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Anaheim, CA, “Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon”, Charles Kelman, MD, director, joint meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Anaheim, CA, “Clinical Decisions and the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery Occurring Operatively and Postoperatively”, directed by Manus Kraff, MD, joint meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Anaheim, CA, “Phacoemulsification”, course directed by Paul Koch, MD, joint meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Anaheim, CA, “Infinity Suture Closure”, Modern Phacoemulsification Extracapsular Cataract Extraction Implant Surgery, course directed by Kenneth Hoffer, MD, joint meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Dana Point, CA, “Small Incision Phacoemulsification Course”, Donald Serafano, MD, and Stephen Johnson, MD, co-directors, sponsored by Alcon, (faculty member)
  • Orlando, FL, “Three Steps to Phaco: Transition Phacoemulsification Course”, David Dillman, MD, director, sponsored by Iolab, (faculty member)
  • Orlando, FL, “Next Step to Phaco: Advanced Phacoemulsification Course”, William Maloney, MD, director, sponsored by Iolab, (faculty member)
  • St. Louis, MO, “Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, William Maloney, MD, director, 2-day course sponsored by Storz, (faculty member)

1992

  • Tel Aviv, Israel, Demonstration of live phacoemulsification cataract surgery with foldable silicone intraocular lens implantation, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer
  • Eilat, Israel, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques, Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection, Crack & Flip Phaco Technique”, “Survey of Small-Incision Implants and Personal 6-Year Experience with Foldable AMO Silicone Intraocular Lens Implants”, Annual Israeli Eye Microsurgery Symposium, (invited speaker)
  • Eilat, Israel, “Symposium on Capsule Surgery and Intraocular Lens Implants”, sponsored by the Annual Israeli Eye Microsurgery Symposium, (moderator)
  • Kobe, Japan, “Symposium on Small-Incision Cataract Surgery”, sponsored by Allergan SKB corporation and the 15th Japan Surgical Ophthalmology Congress, (guest speaker)
  • St. Louis, MO, “Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, 2-day course sponsored by Storz, (course director and faculty member)
  • Oklahoma City, OK, “Review of advanced phacoemulsification techniques”, presented at the Greater Oklahoma City Journal Club
  • Oklahoma City, OK, “Phacoemulsification: start to finish”, VIP weekend for training of residents including surgical assisting of the senior residents, Dean McGee Eye Institute, (visiting professor)
  • Mexico City, Mexico, Course on phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation, Everardo Barojas-Weber, MD, director, sponsored by the Association for the Prevention of Blindness in Mexico, at Dr. Luis Sanchez Bulnes Hospital, (faculty member)
  • Mexico City, Mexico, Demonstration of live phacoemulsification cataract surgery with foldable silicone intraocular lens implantation at the Dr. Luis Sanchez Bulnes Hospital
  • Stockholm, Sweden, Phacoemulsification course, Bo Philipson, MD, director, sponsored by Kabi/Pharmacia and S:t Eriks Eye Hospital, (faculty member)
  • Stockholm, Sweden, Demonstration of live phacoemulsification cataract surgery with foldable silicone intraocular lens implantation, S:t Eriks Eye Hospital
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “2nd International Symposium on Quality of Cataract Surgery”, sponsored by Kabi/Pharmacia, (invited speaker)
  • St. Louis, MO, “Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, 2-day course sponsored by Storz, (course director and faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Transition from ECCE to Phacoemulsification”, Roger Steinert, MD, director, course sponsored by New England Eye Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification”, Roger Steinert, MD, director, course sponsored by New England Eye Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, William Maloney, MD, director, course sponsored by Storz, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, Stephen Johnson, MD, and Donald Serafano, MD, co-directors, course sponsored by Alcon, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Advanced Concepts in Phacoemulsification”, William Fishkind, MD, director, course held in conjunction with the Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification: Recent Advances”, William Maloney, MD, director, course held in conjunction with the Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Avoiding and Handling Complications of Phacoemulsification”, Charles Kelman, MD, director, course held in conjunction with the Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Refining Phacoemulsification in No-Stitch Procedure”, David Langerman, MD, director, course held in conjunction with the Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Residents’ Phacoemulsification Program”, sponsored by ASCRS in conjunction with the Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, “Results of the United States National Clinical Trials of the Iolab LI30U Silicone Foldable IOL”, Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery sponsored by ASCRS
  • San Diego, CA, General Session II-A, Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery sponsored by ASCRS, (panelist)
  • San Diego, CA, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, ASCRS film festival
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, Phacoemulsification course, 5th International Symposium on Cataract and Intraocular Implants & 3rd International Symposium on Refractive Surgery sponsored by the Brazilian Intraocular Implant Society, (faculty member)
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Types of Small Incision Intraocular Lens Implants”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, Symposia sponsored by the Brazilian Intraocular Implant Society
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Management of the Small Pupil in Cataract Surgery”, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, “The Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, videotapes presented in the Brazilian Intraocular Implant Society’s film festival
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “The Effect of Incision Size and Suture Configuration on Postoperative Astigmatism Following Cataract and Implant Surgery”, workshop sponsored by Johnson & Johnson, held in conjunction with the Symposia sponsored by the Brazilian Implant Society, (invited speaker)
  • Boston, MA, “Phacoemulsification and Small-Incision Cataract Implant Surgery”, Mary Gilbert, MD, director, 2-day course sponsored by Harvard Medical School, (guest faculty and principal speaker)
  • Brussels, Belgium, “Phacoemulsification: Past, Present, & Future”, “A Second Generation Silicone IOL Implantable Through the Original Phacoemulsification Incision”, 9th Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Brussels, Belgium, “Transition to Phacoemulsification”, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Europe, held in conjunction with the 9th Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology, (course director and faculty member)
  • New York City, NY, “Masters of Cataract Surgery”, Jack Dodick, MD, director, 3-day course sponsored by Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, (faculty member)
  • New York City, NY, Demonstration of live phacoemulsification surgery with implantation of folded silicone lens, Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital
  • Indianapolis, IN, “Self-sealing clear corneal tunnel incision for phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation”, “Recognition of and options in capsular rupture during phacoemulsification”, “Crack and flip phacoemulsification”, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, “An overview of small-incision cataract surgery”, presented at the 75th annual meeting and scientific seminar of the Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology (invited speaker)
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, “Phacoemulsification: Transition and Advanced Techniques”, 2-day course with wet lab, sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Ophthalmology, (principal speaker)
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, “Current Status of Small Incision Intraocular Lens Implants in the United States”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, “The Self-Sealing Clear Corneal Incision”, International Symposium of the Brazilian Society of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, course at the International Symposium of the Brazilian Society of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Transition/Intermediate Phacoemulsification Course”, sponsored by Alcon Surgical, (course director and faculty member)
  • Cape Cod, MA, “Advances in Phacoemulsification with Advanced Phaco Tutorial”, Roger Steinert, MD, director, sponsored by the New England Eye Center, (special guest faculty)
  • Calgary, Canada, demonstration of live clear corneal cataract surgery with foldable IOL implantation, Gimbel Eye Center
  • Baton Rouge, LA, “The Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision”, course sponsored by STAAR Surgical, (guest speaker)
  • Panama City, FL, “Vision for the Future: Cataract and Laser Surgery for the 21st Century”, Marc Michelson, MD, chairman, sponsored by the Alabama Academy of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Paris, France, Demonstration of live surgery, clear corneal tunnel phacoemulsification and foldable lens implantation, as part of the live surgery festival sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery at the American Hospital of Paris
  • Paris, France, “New Folding and Implantation Instruments for Silicone Lenses”, “The Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision”, Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification”, “Initial Experience with the AMO SI30 2nd Generation Silicone Lens”, papers presented at the Xth Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Paris, France, “Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, “Methods of Implanting Foldable Lenses”, “The Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision”, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, videotapes presented in the ESCRS film festival
  • Paris, France, “Advanced Phacoemulsification and Implantation Techniques”, Eddie Haeflinger, MD, director, 2-day course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (faculty member)
  • Paris, France, “Transition Phacoemulsification Course”, Charles Kelman, MD, director, sponsored by the ESCRS, (faculty member)
  • Paris, France, “Advanced Phacoemulsification and Implant Course”, William Maloney, MD, director, sponsored by Storz, (faculty member)
  • Paris, France, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Course”, Marc Weiser, MD, director, sponsored by the ESCRS, (faculty member)
  • Paris, France, “Foldable Silicone Technology for Intraocular Lens Implantation – Past, Present, & Future”, international symposium sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics, (moderator and panelist)
  • Paris, France, “High Communication Phacoemulsification Wet lab”, presented during the opening ceremony of the Xth Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (invited faculty and participant)
  • Paris, France, General Session on Complications and Special Cases, ESCRS, (moderator and panelist)
  • Paris, France, General Session on Intraocular Lenses, ESCRS, (panelist)
  • Houston, TX, “Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation Utilizing a Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision”, 3-D High Definition Video, sponsored by Kabi Pharmacia and Sony, Welsh Cataract Congress
  • Houston, TX, “New Folding Block and Insertion Instruments for Silicone Lenses”, “Initial Experience with the AMO SI30 Second Generation Foldable Silicone IOL”, “Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision”, “Initial Clinical Experience with the AMO Silicone Foldable ARRAY Multifocal IOL”, presented at the Welsh Cataract Congress
  • Tarpon Springs, FL, “The Howard Fine Clear Corneal Incision Technique for Phacoemulsification and IOL Insertion”, sponsored by University of South Florida College of Medicine, STAAR Surgical and St. Luke’s Cataract and Laser Institute, (co-director & faculty member)
  • Eugene, OR, “The Howard Fine Clear Corneal Incision Technique for Phacoemulsification and IOL Insertion”, sponsored by STAAR Surgical and Oregon Eye Institute, (director & faculty member)
  • New York City, NY, “Small Incision Intraocular Lens Implants in the Year 2001”, Ocular Surgery News first annual Symposium on Small-Incision Cataract Surgery, (keynote address)
  • New York City, NY, “A Second Generation Foldable Silicone IOL for Use With an Unenlarged Self Sealing Corneal Tunnel Phacoemulsification Incision”, Ocular Surgery News Symposium
  • Milan, Italy, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and IOL Implantation”, videotape presented in Videocataratta 1992, directed by Lucio Buratto, MD
  • Dallas, TX, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Symposium”, Stephen Brint, MD, director, sponsored by Alcon Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Dallas, TX, “Small Incision Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium”, William Maloney, MD, director, sponsored by Storz,(faculty member)
  • Dallas, TX, “Advanced Techniques in Small Incision Cataract Surgery”, Stephen Brint, MD, director, sponsored by AMO, (faculty member)
  • Dallas, TX, “Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications”, Manus Kraff, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Dallas, TX, “Modern Phacoemulsification/Extracapsular Cataract Extraction Implant Surgery”, Kenneth Hoffer, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Dallas, TX, “Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon”, Charles Kelman, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Dallas, TX, “Intraocular Implant Lens Update – 1992”, Norman Jaffe, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Charleston, SC, “Pearls of Phacoemulsification”, Medical University of South Carolina
  • Kansas City, MO, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification”, “Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Lens Implantation”, “Phacoemulsification of the Rock-Hard Nucleus”, 2-day annual symposium, Kansas City Society of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, (invited guest faculty)

1993

  • Nice, France, “The Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation”, International Staar Toric IOL Seminar
  • Nice, France, Demonstration of live surgery, phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation through a self-sealing corneal tunnel incision, sponsored by Staar Surgical
  • Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, “Crack and flip phacoemulsification”, “Self sealing corneal tunnel incision for phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation”, El- Maghraby Eye Hospital, (visiting professor)
  • Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Demonstration of live surgery, self-sealing corneal tunnel incision for phacoemulsification and IOL implantation
  • Maui, HI, “Transition from ECCE to Phaco”, “Crack and flip phacoemulsification through a clear corneal tunnel incision”, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, “Methods of insertion of foldable IOLs”, “Management of small pupils during phacoemulsification”, Innovations in Clinical Ophthalmology 1993, sponsored by New England Eye Center, Tufts University School of Medicine (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation through a self-sealing Corneal Tunnel incision under Topical Anesthesia”, Quality Surgery III, American College of Eye Surgeons, (faculty member)
  • Salt Lake City, UT, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation: Development, technique, and early results”, “Crack and flip Phacoemulsification: Technique and modifications”, “Foldable silicone IOLs: Results and methods of implantation”, Utah Academy of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Detroit, MI, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, “Crack and flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, Michigan Ophthalmological Society, (guest speaker)
  • San Diego, CA, “Clear Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, Crack and flip Phacoemulsification”, “New Approaches to the Management of Phaco Complications”, 7th Annual Symposium, Visions in Ophthalmology, sponsored by the Mericos Eye Institute, Scripps Memorial Hospitals, Scripps Institutions of Medicine and Science, (invited guest speaker)
  • San Diego, CA, Phacoemulsification wet lab sponsored by Mericos Eye Institute, (director)
  • San Diego, CA, “Systematic approach to Phacoemulsification”, “Management of Small Pupils in Cataract Surgery”, grand rounds discussor at the Department of Ophthalmology, University of California in San Diego, (visiting professor)
  • San Diego, CA, “Small Incision IOLs, Year 2001”, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation, San Diego Ophthalmological Society, (guest speaker)
  • Cincinnati, OH, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation”, Cincinnati Eye Society, (invited speaker)
  • Sarasota, FL, “Technique and Variations of the Fine Self-Sealing Corneal Incision for Phacoemulsification and IOL Implantation”, sponsored by Staar Surgical and the International Foundation for Cataract Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Portland, OR, “Basic and Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, sponsored by the Casey Eye Institute at the Oregon Health Sciences University, (faculty member and principal speaker)
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, “Clear Corneal Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, SURVIS III, sponsored by the Instituto de la Vision, (invited speaker)
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, Demonstration of live surgery, phacoemulsification utilizing self-sealing corneal tunnel and foldable intraocular lens, Instituto de la Vision
  • Seattle, WA, “Technique and Variations of the Fine Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and IOL Implantation”, Robert G. Martin, MD, director, course sponsored by Staar Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Advanced Sutureless Cataract Surgery Symposium”, Stephen Brint, MD, director, course sponsored by AMO, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Refractive Cataract Surgery”, William Maloney, MD, director, course sponsored by Storz Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, Donald Serafano, MD, and Stephen Johnson, MD, co-directors, course sponsored by Alcon Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “1993 Update: Advanced Implant Surgery”, Michael McFarland, MD, director, course held in conjunction with the Third American/ International Congress on Cataract, IOL, and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the American Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Modern Cataract Surgery in 3-D High Definition”, Marc Michelson, MD, director, course sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Refractive Cataract Surgery: Advanced Phacoemulsification and Small Incision Update”, William Maloney, MD, director, course sponsored by ASCRS (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Clear Corneal Incisions, Technique, and Results”, course sponsored by ASCRS, (director and faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “No-Stitch Cataract Surgery”, David Langerman, MD, director, course sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Advanced Concepts in Phacoemulsification”, William Fishkind, MD, director, course sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Avoiding and Handling the Complications of Phacoemulsification”, Charles Kelman, MD, director, course sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, Phacoemulsification Wet Lab, sponsored by ASCRS, (director)
  • Seattle, WA, “Management of Intraoperative Complications”, and wet lab: First Assisting at Cataract and Phacoemulsification Surgery, Nurse/Tech program, sponsored by ASCRS
  • Seattle, WA, General Session III-D, Congress on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by ASCRS, (co-moderator)
  • Seattle, WA, “The Self Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision”, “Comparison of Foldable Silicone Intraocular Lens Implants”, Congress on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by ASCRS
  • Seattle, WA, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification through a Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision Under Topical Anesthesia”, “The Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, ASCRS film festival
  • White Plains, NY, “Emmetropic Small Incision Cataract Surgery Symposium”, 2-day course sponsored by the Yale Eye Center, Yale University School of Medicine, (invited speaker)
  • Bonn, Germany, “Clear Corneal Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification under Topical Anesthesia: First Year’s Experience”, Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Phacoemulsification in Europe, sponsored by Klinik Dardenne, (invited speaker)
  • Banff, Alberta, Canada, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, “Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and IOL”, “The Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, presented at the Canadian Rockies Symposium Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Alaska, “A Systematic Approach to Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification under Topical Anesthesia”, “Current Status and Future Trends in Small-incision Intraocular Lens Implants”, California Association of Ophthalmology Cruise to Alaska, (principal speaker)
  • Washington, DC, “Innovations in Cataract Wound Construction”, “Advances and Current Results with Silicone Intraocular Lenses”, American Academy of Ophthalmology Summer Institute, Cataract Update, (faculty member)
  • Washington, D.C., “The Errant Capsulorhexis”, “Nuclear Cracking”, “Small Pupils”, Advanced Phacoemulsification Course, American Academy of Ophthalmology Summer Institute, (faculty member)
  • Durban, South Africa, “The Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, “Clear Corneal Crack & Flip Phacoemulsification and IOL Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, “The Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, “Methods of Implanting Foldable Silicone Lenses”, “Clinical Results of the Foldable AMO Phacoflex IOL”, “Comparative Analysis of Silicone Intraocular Lenses”, Fifth International Southern African Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Durban, South Africa, “History of Laboratory and Clinical Studies on AMO Silicone Material”, Symposium on foldable lenses, Fifth International Southern African Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery (panel member)
  • Durban, South Africa, “Symposium on Clear Corneal Incisions”, Fifth International Southern African Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (moderator and faculty member)
  • Innsbruck, Austria, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, Interactive Perspectives on Small Incision Surgery, sponsored by Alcon International and ESCRS, XI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Innsbruck, Austria, “Current Trends & Techniques in Phacoemulsification and Small-Incision Cataract Surgery”, symposium sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics and ESCRS, (faculty member)
  • Innsbruck, Austria, “Quo Vadis Phaco”, H.R. Koch, MD, director, sponsored by ESCRS, (faculty member)
  • Innsbruck, Austria, “Clear Corneal Incisions for Phacoemulsification and IOL and Topical Anesthesia”, sponsored by ESCRS, (course director and faculty member)
  • Innsbruck, Austria, “Clear Corneal Crack & Flip Phaco and IOL Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, ESCRS film library
  • Innsbruck, Austria, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision”, “One year results of a prospective randomized study of the AMO ARRAY versus the monofocal control”, “Comparative analysis of silicone IOLs”, presented at the XI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Innsbruck, Austria, “New Technology Symposium”, sponsored by AMO and the ESCRS, (panelist)
  • Innsbruck, Austria, “Tricks in Phaco”, High-Communication Wet Lab in Phacoemulsification, sponsored by the ESCRS, (director)
  • Montreal, Canada, “Self-sealing Corneal Phaco Incision&rrdquo;, “Transition from ECCE to Phaco”, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, “IOL-2000”, Small Incision Symposium, sponsored by the University of Montreal and McGill University, (invited speaker)
  • Montreal, Canada, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision, workshop, (director)
  • Montreal, Canada, Demonstration of live surgery, self-sealing clear corneal phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation under topical anesthesia, Central Hospital of Lachine
  • Waterbury, CT, “Clear Corneal Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification under Topical Anesthesia”, “An engineer’s thoughts on future directions in small incision IOLs”, yearly meeting of the Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians, (principal speaker)
  • Milan, Italy, “Crack and Flip Phacoemulsification under Topical Anesthesia”, presented to the International Symposium Videocataratta, (invited speaker)
  • Milan, Italy, Demonstration of live surgery, clear corneal crack and flip phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation under topical anesthesia, Casa di Cura San Pio X Hospital
  • Chicago, IL, “Advanced Techniques in Phacoemulsification”, Stephen Brint, MD, director, sponsored by Alcon Surgical,(faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, Refractive Cataract Surgery Symposium, William Maloney, MD, director, sponsored by Storz Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Nucleocortical Hydration”, in Advanced Techniques of Phacoemulsification, scientific session of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, jointly sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
  • Chicago, IL, “Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon”, Charles Kelman, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Modern Phacoemulsification/ECCE Implant Surgery XII”, Kenneth Hoffer, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “What am I Doing Differently This Year?”, Manus Kraff, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery”, Manus Kraff, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Advanced Phacoemulsification and Combined Glaucoma-Phaco Surgery”, Samuel Masket, MD, and Alan Crandall, MD, co-directors, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Phacoemulsification: American Academy’s Surgical Skills Transfer Course”, Paul Koch, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • New York, NY, “Sutureless Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification and IOL Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, “Small Incision IOLs: The Next Decade”, Ophthalmology Biennial Alumni Meeting celebrating the 125th anniversary of the Manhattan Eye, Ear, & Throat Hospital, (principal speaker)

1994

  • Maui, Hawaii, “Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery Under Topical Anesthesia”, “Loss of Silicone IOL into Vitreous at the Time of Implantation”, “The Use of Corneal Topography in Cataract Surgery”, “More than Phaco”, 15th annual Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting, (invited speaker)
  • Maui, Hawaii, “New Phaco Technology”, “A Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phaco Techniques Under Topical Anesthesia”, 4th Annual Innovations in Clinical Ophthalmology, sponsored by New England Eye Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, (invited speaker)
  • Maui, Hawaii, Advanced Phaco Workshop, IH Fine, MD, and Gimbel HV, MD, co-directors, 4th Annual Innovations in Clinical Ophthalmology, sponsored by New England Eye Center and Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Atlanta, Georgia, “ A Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Techniques under Topical Anesthesia: Development, Rationale, and Variations”, “An Overview of New Phacoemulsification Technology and its Effects on Phaco Technique and Machine Parameters”, Emory Alumni Postgraduate Course, sponsored by the Emory University School of Medicine, (guest speaker)
  • Los Angeles, CA, “History, Rationale, Development, and Results with Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Cataract Surgery under Topical Anesthesia”, “Spectrum of Phaco techniques through Clear Corneal Tunnel Incisions”, presentation to the Cataract Masters Study Group at UCLA School of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology, (guest speaker)
  • New York, NY, “A Spectrum of Phacoemulsification Techniques through Clear Corneal Incisions”, “Guidelines for the Phacoemulsification of Rock-Hard Nuclei”, “New Phacoemulsification Technology and a Comparison of Silicone IOLs”, Current Concepts in Phacoemulsification, Stephen Obstbaum, MD, director, sponsored by Lenox Hill Hospital, (invited speaker)
  • Chapel Hill, NC, “Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Techniques: Chip and Flip, Crack and Flip, Chop and Flip”, “Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification under Topical Anesthesia”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, Practical Ophthalmology 1994: Highlights and Update, sponsored by the Duke University Medical Center Department of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Boston, MA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, Donald Serafano, MD, and Stephen Johnson, MD, co-directors, course sponsored by Alcon Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques: Management of Difficult Cases and Avoidance of Complications”, Charles Kelman, MD, director, course sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Phacoemulsification Course for Residents”, Guy Knolle, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision”, course sponsored by ASCRS, (course director and faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, William Fishkind, MD, director, course sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Live Surgery Festival” by Satellite from Calgary, Canada, co-sponsored by Alcon Surgical and ASCRS, (moderator)
  • Boston, MA, “Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Techniques”, “New Phacoemulsification Technology: 1994”, Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by ASCRS
  • Boston, MA, “Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Techniques”, “Comparison of New Technology Phacoemulsification Machines”, ASCRS film festival
  • Boston, MA, “Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incisions for Cataract and IOL”, “A Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Techniques”, “Small Incision IOLs: The Next Decade”, “Management of Difficult and Challenging Cases, Brunescent Nuclei, Management of the Small Pupil, Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, Cataract Surgery: Complications and Special Situations, the 649th meeting of the New England Ophthalmological Society, (guest of honor)
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “The Use of a Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation”, “Update on the Use of Clear Corneal Cataract Incision in the United States”, “Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, Indications/Contra-indications”, “How to Approach Rock-Hard Nuclear Sclerotic Cataracts”, “Update on Topical Anesthesia for Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery”, ”Multiple Techniques for the Implantation of Foldable Silicone Lenses”, “Experience with the AMO Array Multifocal Foldable IOL”, “The Glaucoma Triple Operation”, 2nd International Symposium on Cataract, Implant, and Refractive Surgery, co-sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants and the Brazilian Society of Refractive Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “The Rock-Hard Nucleus”, “The Glaucoma Triple”, “Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification under Topical Anesthesia”, video festival of the 2nd International Symposium on Cataract, Refractive Surgery and Intraocular Lens Implantation
  • Miami, FL, “Self-Sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, Miami Ophthalmological Society, (guest speaker)
  • Miami, FL, “Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation”(including incision construction, endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques, IOL implantation, difficult and challenging special cases, new phacoemulsification technology and its clinical application, and switching to topical anesthesia), day-long presentation to residents, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, (visiting professor)
  • Toronto, Canada, “A Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Techniques under Topical Anesthesia”, “First year’s experience with Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, presented in the section on cataract and intraocular lens at the International Symposium on Anterior Segment Surgery in conjunction with the 94th International Congress of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Toronto, Canada, “A New Technique for Radial and Astigmatic Keratotomy”, presented in the section on refractive surgery at the International Symposium on Anterior Segment Surgery in conjunction with the 94th International Congress of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Toronto, Canada, “Refractive Cataract Surgery: Advanced Phacoemulsification and IOL”, course directed by William Maloney, MD, sponsored by Storz Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Montreal, Canada, “Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Techniques under Topical Anesthesia”, “New Phaco Technology 1994: Technology Leads to Alteration in Technique”, International Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery held in conjunction with the 20th anniversary of the Canadian Implant Association, (invited speaker)
  • San Diego, CA, “Advanced Phaco Refractive Symposium”, course directed by Stephen Brint, MD, sponsored by Alcon Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Astigmatic and Radial Keratotomy”, laboratory course, American Academy of Ophthalmology Summer Institute 1994, (instructor)
  • Seattle, WA, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Cataract Incisions”, “Use of Foldable Lenses through Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incisions”, “Hydrodissection and Hydrodelineation”, “Nuclear Cracking Techniques”, “Small Pupil Techniques”, Advanced Phacoemulsification Seminar, American Academy of Ophthalmology Summer Institute 1994, (instructor)
  • Oakland, CA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques and the Technique and Variations of the Howard Fine Clear Corneal Cataract Incision, sponsored by Staar Surgical, (course director and faculty member)
  • St. Louis, MO, “Refractive Cataract Surgery”, course directed by David Dillman, MD, sponsored by Storz Ophthalmics, (faculty member)
  • Houston, TX, “Spectrum of Phacoemulsification Techniques Through Clear Cornea under Topical Anesthesia”, “The Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, “New Phaco Technology 1994: Machine Innovations”, “New Phaco Technology 1994: Machine Parameter Settings”, “Guide-lines for the Phacoemulsification of Rock-hard Nuclei”, “A new method for Astigmatic Keratotomy combined with Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation”, Welsh Cataract Congress, (faculty, panelist, and moderator)
  • Lisbon, Portugal, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection” presented at the Resident’s program on cataract surgery, XII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Lisbon, Portugal, Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery under Topical Anesthesia, course sponsored by ESCRS, (course director and faculty member)
  • Lisbon, Portugal, “Advanced Phacoemulsification from Chip and Flip to Chop and Flip, course sponsored by ESCRS, William Maloney, MD, director, (faculty member)
  • Lisbon, Portugal, Advanced Phacoemulsification course sponsored by ESCRS, Stephen Brint, MD, director, (faculty member)
  • Lisbon, Portugal, “Cost-effective Small Incision Cataract Surgery, symposium sponsored by ESCRS, (chairman and participant)
  • Lisbon, Portugal, “New Phacoemulsification Technology 1994”, ”Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Techniques under Topical Anesthesia”, ESCRS
  • Lisbon, Portugal, High communication wet lab on advanced phacoemulsification techniques, sponsored by the International Institute for Experimental Surgery in conjunction with the ESCRS, (course director)
  • Troy, MI, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, “The New Phaco Technology and its Clinical Applications”, Spectrum 1994, sponsored by the Franklin Eye Consultants, (invited speaker)
  • New York, NY, “Astigmatism and the Clear Corneal Incision”, Refractive Surgery, 3rd Annual Ocular Surgery News Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification and Cataract Refractive Surgery Techniques”, Stephen Brint, MD, director, sponsored by Alcon Surgical, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Refractive Cataract Surgery”, William Maloney, MD, director, sponsored by Storz Ophthalmics, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques for Cataract and Glaucoma Surgery”, Sam Masket, MD, director, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Advanced Techniques for the Phacoemulsification Surgeon, Charles Kelman, MD, director, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Recent Advances in Cataract and Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery”, Kenneth Hoffer, MD, director, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “What am I Doing Differently This Year?”, Manus Kraff, MD, director, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery”, Manus Kraff, MD, director, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, Grand Rounds, Shiley Eye Center, University of California at San Diego, (visiting professor)
  • San Diego, CA, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, “Management of Difficult and Challenging Cataract Surgical Cases”, presentations to residents following Grand Rounds, University of California at San Diego
  • San Diego, CA, “New Developments in Cataract Surgery – 1994”, San Diego County Society of Ophthalmology, (guest speaker)
  • Palo Alto, CA, Grand Rounds, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, (visiting professor)
  • Palo Alto, CA, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, “Management of Difficult and Challenging Cataract Surgical Cases”, presentations to residents following Grand Rounds, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine
  • Johannesburg, South Africa, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, “New Phacoemulsification and Cataract Extraction Technology, 1995”, “Management of Difficult and Complicated Cataract and Implant Surgery Cases”, continuing medical education course, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Witswatersrand
  • Johannesburg, South Africa, Demonstration of live surgery, clear corneal phacoemulsification and foldable silicone IOL under topical anesthesia, University of Witswatersrand
  • Athens, Greece, “The new Phaco Technology: Added safety and control”, “The Rationale, Development, Results of Self-sealing Clear Corneal Cataract Incisions under Topical Anesthesia”, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection”, “Small incision IOLs: The next decade”, “The Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, 9th Symposium of the Greek Intraocular Implant & Refractive Surgery Society
  • Athens, Greece, “Symposium on Phacoemulsification” and “Symposium on Foldable Silicone Lenses”, 9th Symposium of the Greek Intraocular Implant & Refractive Surgery Society, (panel member)

1995

  • Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, “Current Concepts of Clear Corneal Cataract Incisions”, “Early Experience with Phacotmesis”, “Glaucoma Triple Procedure”, Hawaii ‘95, sponsored by New England Eye Center, Tufts University School of Medicine and Slack Incorporated, (invited speaker)
  • Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, Video complications, Hawaii ‘95,(panel member and presenter)
  • Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, Advanced Phacorefractive Surgery course, sponsored by Alcon, Hawaii ‘95, (faculty member)
  • Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, Advanced Phaco workshop, Hawaii ‘95, (co-director)
  • Kyoto, Japan, “The Present Situation of Day Surgery for Cataract in the United States”, 18th Congress of the Japanese Society of Ophthalmic Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Kyoto, Japan, “Combined Astigmatic Keratotomy, Phacoemulsification, and Silicone IOL Implantation”, 18th Congress of the Japanese Society of Ophthalmic Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Kyoto, Japan, “The Use of Topical Anesthesia in Cataract Surgery”, “New thoughts on Clear Corneal Cataract Incisions”, First inter-active symposium on refractive and small-incision cataract surgery, held in conjunction with the 18th Congress of the Japanese Society of Ophthalmic Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Quebec City, Canada, “New Phaco Technology and different Phaco Techniques Applicable to the New Technology”, “Management of Cataract Surgery in Special and Difficult Cases”, “Management of Complications”, “The future of cataract surgery”, Ophthalmology Days, Sponsored by the Department of Ophthalmology, Medical School of Laval University (Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada lecturer)
  • New Orleans, LA, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incisions: History, technique, and results”, “Spectrum of Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification Techniques under Topical Anesthesia”, “The New Phacoemulsification Technology and its Effect on Phaco Technique”, “Simplified Approach to Phacoemulsification of Rock-hard Nuclei”, Annual Symposium of the New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • New Orleans, LA, “Approaches for Handling Astigmatism in Cataract Surgery, New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology, (panel moderator)
  • New Orleans, LA, Advanced phacoemulsification wet lab, New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology, (director)
  • Honolulu, HI, “Self-sealing Corneal Tunnel Incision for Phacoemulsification and Foldable IOL Implantation under Topical Anesthesia”, “New Phacoemulsification Technology and its Effect on Technique”, “Management of Complicated Cases”, “Management of Special and Difficult Cases”, Midwinter Hawaiian Ophthalmological Society Meeting 1995, (invited speaker)
  • Philadelphia, PA, Bernard Geddes Symposium on Cataract and Intraocular Lens Surgery, 47th Annual Wills Eye Hospital Conference, (invited guest speaker)
  • San Diego, CA, “New thoughts on self-sealing clear corneal cataract incisions”, “A new system for astigmatic keratotomy combined with phacoemulsification and IOL”, Symposium on Cataract, IOL, and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery,
  • San Diego, CA, Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery with Topical Anesthesia, sponsored by ASCRS, (course director and faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, Avoiding and Handling the Complications of Phacoemulsification”, course directed by Charles Kelman MD, sponsored by ASCRS,. (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Management of Complications of Foldable IOLs”, course directed by John Shepherd MD, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, Advanced Cataract Surgery Symposium, course directed by William Maloney MD, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, Residents’ phaco course and phaco lab, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, Basic Course for Beginners of Sutureless Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, course directed by Jared Emery MD, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, Advanced Concepts in Phacoemulsification, course directed by William Fishkind MD, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, Advanced Phacoemulsification and Refractive Surgery, course directed by Steve Johnson MD and Donald Serafano MD, sponsored by Alcon, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, Vision 2000, symposium sponsored by AMO, (faculty member and moderator)
  • San Diego, CA, Refractive Surgery: Technique and Variation of the Howard Fine Self- Sealing Clear Corneal Cataract Incision for Phaco and IOL, course directed by Charles Williamson MD, sponsored by Staar Surgical, (keynote speaker)
  • San Diego, CA, “A new system for astigmatic keratotomy combined with phaco and IOL”, “New thoughts on clear corneal cataract incisions”, Video Film Festival sponsored by ASCRS
  • San Diego, CA, Panel on Cataract and Refractive Surgery (“24-Second Shot Clock”), moderated by Manus Kraff MD, sponsored by ASCRS, (panel member)
  • Minneapolis, MN, “New thoughts about self-sealing clear corneal cataract incisions”, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, “A spectrum of clear corneal phaco techniques under topical anesthesia”, “New phaco technology 1995”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags”, Minnesota Academy of Ophthalmology, (guest speaker)
  • San Antonio, TX, Phaco-Refractive Course: Advanced Phacoemulsification and Refractive Results, directed by Donald Serafano MD, sponsored by Alcon Surgical, (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, LA, Lecture and wet lab, Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques, sponsored by EyeCare Technology, (director and faculty member)
  • Mexico City, Mexico, “Parameters for different phacoemulsification machines”, “Management of the small pupil in phacoemulsification”, “Management of pre- existing astigmatism during phacoemulsification”, “Techniques for fragmentation of the nucleus”, “Technique for capsulorhexis”, “Self-sealing clear corneal tunnel for phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation”, “The use of topical anesthesia in phacoemulsification”, “Technique for vitrectomy”, Quality in Cataract Surgery: Phacoemulsification, course directed by Everardo Barojas-Weber MD, Hospital Dr. Luis Sanchez Bulnes
  • Mexico City, Mexico, demonstration of live phacoemulsification surgery with foldable intraocular lens implantation through a self-sealing clear corneal tunnel incision, Hospital Dr. Luis Sanchez Bulnes
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, “A spectrum of clear corneal phacoemulsification techniques under topical anesthesia”, “New instruments and techniques for implanting foldable IOLs”, “Rapid and reproducible astigmatic keratotomy combined with phacoemulsi- fication and intraocular lens implantation”, “Recent advances in phacoemulsification and IOL surgery”, Forum Internacional Oftalmologia ano 2000, commemorating 20 years of phacoemulsification in Brazil, sponsored by Centro de Estudos da Oftalmoclinica Botafogo, the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants, the Latin American Association of Cataract and Anterior Segment Surgeons, and the Brazilian College of Surgeons, (invited speaker)
  • Cape Town, South Africa, demonstration of live surgery, clear corneal phacoemulsi- fication and foldable IOL implantation under topical anesthesia, Cape Park Hospital, sponsored by Staar Surgical and VI International South African Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Cape Town, South Africa, “New thoughts on self-sealing clear corneal cataract incisions”, “Late re-opening of fibrosed capsular bags”, “The phaco sweep”, VI International South African Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Dallas, Tx, “Self-sealing corneal tunnel incisions for phaco and IOL”, “New phaco technology and its impact on phaco technique”, “Management of difficult and special cases”, “The rock-hard nucleus”, “Small pupil, glaucoma triple, AK with phaco and IOL”, “Management of complications”, “Loss of nucleus, loss of IOL, IOL exchange, late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags, zonular dialysis”, “Instruments and techniques for inserting foldable IOLs”, “The future: small incision IOLs and phaco technology”, Cataract 1995, directed by Lawrence Gahagan, sponsored by Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas Department of Ophthalmology, (sole faculty member)
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, “New phaco technology and its impact on technique”,
  • “Current thoughts on clear corneal cataract surgery under topical anesthesia”, “Management of difficult and challenging cataract surgery: The rock-hard nucleus, pre-existing astigmatism, the glaucoma triple procedure, small pupils”, “Management of complications: The dropped nucleus, the dropped IOL, late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags, IOL exchange”, Phacoemulsification, jointly sponsored by the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of British Columbia, the Department of Ophthalmology at Vancouver Hospital, and the British Columbia Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “Methods of dismantling the nucleus in endonuclear phacoemulsification,” presented at the residents’ program on cataract surgery, XIII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “Important new innovations in phacoemulsification technology”, Symposium on Advanced Small Incision Cataract Surgery Techniques, sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “Important recent innovations in small incision cataract surgery”, Advanced Phacoemulsification: The Most Important Recent Innovations, course sponsored by ESCRS, William Maloney, MD, director, (faculty member)
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “Rationale, development, results and current thoughts on self-sealing clear corneal incisions”, “Current personal phacoemulsification techniques”, Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification and Foldable IOL Implantation under Topical Anesthesia, course sponsored by ESCRS, (director and faculty member)
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “Crack and flip phacoemulsification”, ESCRS Surgical Training Program, (faculty member)
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “New thoughts regarding self-sealing corneal tunnel incisions”, “Allergan/OMS Diplomax phacoemulsifier”, ESCRS
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “Prevention of the dropped nucleus: a spectrum of clear corneal phacoemulsification techniques under topical anesthesia”, The Dropped Nucleus, symposium sponsored by ESCRS, (participant)
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, Phacoemulsification, wet lab sponsored by ESCRS, (director and faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, “History, development, evolution, and new thoughts on clear corneal cataract incisions”, Silicone IOLs – The Academic Experience, featuring techniques and variations of the I. Howard Fine, MD, clear corneal surgery, Harry Grabow, MD, director, sponsored by Staar Surgical, (keynote speaker)
  • Atlanta, GA, “Techniques of implanting foldable IOLs”, Evolving Techniques in Cataract Surgery, Symposium, Scientific session, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Atlanta, GA, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of a ruptured posterior capsule”, Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery”, Manus Kraff, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, “History, development, evolution and new thoughts on clear corneal cataract incisions”, “Techniques for clear corneal cataract incisions”, “Phacoemulsification techniques emphasizing new technology: the Alcon Series 20,000 Legacy system”, Modern Implant Surgery XIV, Kenneth Hoffer, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, “Clear corneal cataract incisions”, Advanced Phacoemulsification and Combined Glaucoma/Phaco Surgery, Samuel Masket, MD, and Alan Crandall, MD, co-directors, course and wet lab sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, “Phacoemulsification of rock-hard nuclei”, “Explantation of anterior chamber IOLs”, “Recent trends in phacoemulsification”, Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon, Charles Kelman, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Atlanta, GA, “I Strive in ‘95”, What Am I Doing Differently This Year, Manus Kraff, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Sydney, Australia, “Phacoemulsification of rock-hard nuclei”, “Management of pre-existing astigmatism combined with phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation”, “Management of small pupils and the glaucoma triple procedure”, “Clear corneal cataract surgery under topical anesthesia”, “Instruments and techniques for inserting foldable IOLs”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags”, “Management of posterior capsule tears and loss of the nucleus”, “Complications specific to soft IOLs”, “New phacoemulsification technology and its impact on phacoemulsification technique”, Summer Update on Phacoemulsification and Laser Surgery, sponsored by the Ophthalmology Research Institute of the Royal Australian College of Ophthalmologists, (invited speaker)

1996

  • Eilat, Israel, “New phacoemulsification technology and its impact on technique”, “Management of difficult cases“, “Management of complications”, Symposium on Phacoemulsification, (invited speaker)
  • Maui, Hawaii, “Evolution of endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags”, “New techniques and instruments for implantation of foldable IOLs”, “New thoughts on self-sealing clear corneal cataract incisions”, “Management of complications: KPE and IOL in status post-trabeculecto-my, pseudoexfoliation patient”, “Current cataract incision techniques”, Hawaii 1996, sponsored by Tufts University School of Medicine, New England Eye Center, and Ocular Surgery News
  • Portland, OR, Technique and Variations of the Howard Fine Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery Technique under Topical Anesthesia, jointly sponsored by the Casey Eye Institute of the Oregon Health Sciences University and Staar Surgical, (director and faculty member)
  • Portland, OR, “New phaco technology and the evolution of endolenticular phaco techniques”, “Management of difficult cases: rock-hard nuclei, combined glaucoma and cataract, pseudoexfoliation, pre-existing astigmatism”, “Management of complicated cases: capsule rupture and vitreous loss, fibrosis of lens capsules associated with decentration of IOLs and IOL explantation, dropped nucleus”, Postgraduate Convention, Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology, (principal speaker)
  • Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, “Clear corneal cataract surgery and foldable IOL implantation under topical anesthesia”, “Management of difficult cases: rock-hard nuclei, pseudoexfoliation, pre-existing glaucoma”, “Management of complications at cataract surgery: capsule rupture without vitreous loss, capsule rupture with vitreous loss, capsule rupture with loss of the nucleus”, New developments in cataracts, cornea, and ophthalmic plastic surgery, 13th annual symposium of the King Khaled Eye Specialist Hospital, (principal speaker)
  • Augusta, GA, “Engineering aspects of cataract surgery”, “New phacoemulsification technology and the evolution of endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, “Management of difficult and challenging cataract cases”, “Management of phaco and IOL complications”, The Medical College of Georgia Resident/Alumni meeting, Department of Ophthalmology, (principal speaker)
  • Durham, NC, “New thoughts on self-sealing clear corneal cataract incisions”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags”, “Kelman phacoemulsification in the presence of pseudoexfoliation”, Practical Ophthalmology 1966: Highlights and Update, Duke University Medical Center Department of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, “New phaco technology and its impact on phacoemulsification technique”, “Update on clear corneal cataract incisions”, “Management of rock-hard nuclei”, “Management of preoperative astigmatism”, Survis IV, sponsored by Foundacion de la Vision and Instituto de la Vision, (invited speaker)
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, demonstration of live surgery, two cases of self-sealing clear corneal tunnel incision and foldable IOL implantation, Survis IV, sponsored by Foundacion de la Vision and Instituto de la Vision
  • Belo Horizonte, Brazil, “Rapid and reproducible astigmatic keratotomy with phaco and IOL”, “Update on clear corneal incisions”, “Management of rock-hard nuclei”, “A spectrum of clear corneal phaco techniques”, “New phaco technology”, Third International Meeting on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the Brazilian Society for Cataract and Intraocular Implants and the Brazilian Society for Refractive Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Santiago, Chile, “Phacoemulsification of rock-hard nuclei”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags for recentering IOLs”, “New phaco technology and evolution of endolenticular phaco techniques”, “The glaucoma triple procedure”, “KPE and IOL in pseudoexfoliation status post filtering surgery”, “New thoughts about clear corneal incisions”, “Management of capsule rupture in clear corneal cataract surgery under topical anesthesia”, Advances in Cataract Surgery, Annual course by the Ophthalmology Foundation of the Andes, (invited speaker)
  • Charleston, SC, “New phacoemulsification technology and its impact on the evolution of endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, “New thoughts on self-sealing clear corneal incisions”, “Management of dense cataract in pseudoex- foliation four months post-filtration surgery”, “Management of the rock-hard nucleus”, 1996 Comprehensive Update, David Apple and Kerry Solomon directors, Department of Ophthalmology, Storm Eye Institute, College of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, (invited speaker)
  • Seattle, WA, Advances in Clear Corneal Cataract and IOL Surgery, course sponsored by Staar Surgical, (director and faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Alterations in surgical technique using an advanced phacoemulsification system”, “Evolution in phacoemulsification parameters and technique”, International Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the ASCRS
  • Seattle, WA, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags”, “Techniques for foldable IOLs”, Film Festival, International Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the ASCRS
  • Seattle, WA, “Cataract surgery: the future is now”, Clinical and Surgical Support Staff Program, International Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the ASCRS, (keynote speaker)
  • Seattle, WA, Advanced Phacoemulsification, skills transfer course and wet lab, International Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the ASCRS, (course director and faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, New Developments in Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery under Topical Anesthesia, International Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the ASCRS, (course director and faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, Advanced Concepts in Phacoemulsification, William Fishkind, MD, director, International Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, Advanced Cataract and Refractive Surgery: 8th Annual Update, William Maloney, MD, director, International Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, Target Emmetropia: Achieving Better Uncorrected Vision After Cataract Surgery, Bruce Wallace, MD, director, International Symposium on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Scarborough, England, “Clear corneal phacoemulsification and IOL under topical anesthesia”, “Management of the rock-hard nucleus”, “Management of the dropped nucleus and the dropped IOL”, “Managing preoperative astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery”, “New phaco technology and small incision IOLs”, 7th Scarborough Eye Symposium and North of England Summer Meeting at the Postgraduate Medical Center, Scarborough Hospital, (invited speaker)
  • Houston, TX, Techniques of clear corneal phaco: basic and advanced, course director and faculty member, Baylor/Welsh Cataract and Refractive Surgical Congress
  • Houston, TX, “New phaco technology and techniques”, “Posterior capsule: complications and choices”, “Late re-opening of fibrosed capsular bags with decentered IOL’s”, “Update on clear corneal incisions”, Baylor/Welsh Cataract and Refractive Surgical Congress (full time faculty member)
  • Chester, England, demonstration of live clear corneal cataract surgery with foldable silicone IOL implantation under topical anesthesia, Department of Ophthalmic Surgery, Warrington Hospital
  • Chester, England, “Multifunctional programmable phacoemulsification machine with emphasis on power modulation”, “Current status of cost-effective small incision cataract surgery at the Oregon Eye Institute”, “Small incision IOL’s: where is the technology taking us?”, annual meeting of the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (invited speaker)
  • Palo Alto, CA, “New phacoemulsification technology and its impact on technique”, “New thoughts on clear corneal cataract surgery”, “Small incision IOL’s: Where is the technology taking us”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags”, “Guidelines for the phacoemulsification of cataracts in patients with pseudoexfoliation”, “Capsular complications and choices in phacoemulsification surgery”, Advances in Glaucoma and Cataract Management, course sponsored by the Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, (invited speaker)
  • Milan, Italy, “Update on clear corneal incisions, new diamond knives”, “Management of rock-hard nuclei”, “New phaco technology and different phaco techniques”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags with decentered IOLs”, “Posterior capsule complications: different choices”, Lucio Burato, MD, director, Videocataratta 1996: Cataract Surgery in Complicated Cases, International Congress of Cataract Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Milan, Italy, demonstration of live surgery: two cases of rock-hard nuclei, pin-point pupils, previous filtering surgeries, shallow anterior chambers and low endothelial cell counts, Videocataratta 1996: Cataract Surgery in Complicated Cases
  • Chicago, IL, “Update on clear corneal cataract incisions”, “New phacoemulsification technology and technique”, Technique and Variations of the I. Howard Fine Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, course sponsored by Staar Surgical
  • Chicago, IL, “Update on clear corneal incisions”, “Phacoemulsification: where is the technology taking us?”, Advanced Technology Seminar in Cataract Surgery, sponsored by Allergan
  • Chicago, IL, “Clear corneal incisions”, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of pseudoexfoliation”, Advanced Phacoemulsification and Combined Glaucoma Phaco Surgery, Samuel Masket, MD, & Alan Crandall, MD, co-directors, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, discussant for “The RSA protocol for general analgesia in cataract surgery”, Symposium on Cataract Surgery, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, IL, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of pseudoexfoliation”, “New phacoemulsification technology and technique”, “Update on clear corneal incisions”, Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon, Charles Kelman, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “New tricks for ‘96”, What am I Doing Differently This Year?, Manus Kraff, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Iris prolapse”, Management of Complications in Cataract and Implant Surgery, Manus Kraff, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “Capsule complications: options and choices”, Modern Cataract and IOL Surgery: Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Luxor to Aswan, Egypt, “New phaco technology and technique”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags with decentered IOLs”, “Posterior capsule complications and choices”, “Update on clear corneal incisions”, Hans-Reinhard Koch, MD, director, Cataract Workshop on the Nile, (invited speaker)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Update on corneal incisions”, “Phaco techniques: where are the new technologies taking us?”, Current Issues and Techniques in Advanced Cataract Surgery, sponsored by Allergan, (invited guest speaker)

1997

  • Maui, Hawaii, “Clear corneal incisions: 5-year retrospective”, “Update on stability and centration of silicone plate haptic IOLs”, “Chop and flip phacoemulsification with high vacuum in burst mode”, “A spectrum of capsule rupture options”, Hawaii ‘97, sponsored by Slack, Inc. and New England Medical Center
  • New Haven, CT, “Corneal cataract incisions for phaco and IOLs”, “New phacoemulsification technology and the evolution of endolenticular techniques”, “Management of difficult and challenging cases,” “Management of capsule complications: options and choices”, “Non-capsule complications”, “Small incision IOLs: Where is the technology taking us?”, Visiting Lecture Series sponsored by the Department of Ophthalmology, Yale University, (visiting lecturer)
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, “Phacoemulsification: Where is the technology taking us?”, Symposium on Small Incision Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery, the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implant Surgery, and Ocular Surgery News, (invited speaker)
  • Boston, MA, “Review of the history and development of clear corneal incisions”, Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, Paul Koch, MD, director, course sponsored by Staar Surgical
  • Boston, MA, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection: making it work”, “Chop and flip phaco in burst mode and high vacuum”, “Preliminary results of the FDA-monitored United States study of the Morcher endocapsular tension ring”, Symposium on Cataract, IOL, and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by ASCRS
  • Boston, MA, Safe, Effective, and Efficient Phacoemulsification, Breakfast Club session, sponsored by ASCRS
  • Boston, MA, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of pseudoexfoliation two months post glaucoma filtering surgery”, “Capsule complications: options and choices”, Film Festival, sponsored by ASCRS
  • Boston, MA, Mastering Tough Phaco, Louis Nichamin, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, Avoiding and Handling the Complications of Pseudoexfoliation, Charles Kelman, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques, skills transfer course sponsored by ASCRS, (course director and faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, sponsored by ASCRS, (course director and faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, Advanced Concepts in Phacoemulsification, William Fishkind, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, Cataract Surgery with Topical Anesthesia: A Technique for Everyone, Matteo Piovella, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery: Update on Topical Anesthesia, Incision, IOLs, and Phaco Techniques, William Maloney, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Phacoemulsification and small incision IOLs: Where is the technology taking us?”. Grand rounds, Harvard Medical School Department of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
  • Cancun, Mexico, “Phacoemulsification of rock-hard nuclei”, Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques, Edgardo Carreno, MD, director, sponsored by the 21st Pan American Congress of Ophthalmology
  • Cancun, Mexico, “Clear corneal cataract incisions”, Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques, Jorge Villar-Kuri, MD, director, sponsored by the 21st Pan American Congress of Ophthalmology
  • Cancun, Mexico, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of pseudoexfoliation”, Phacoemulsification: Management of Difficult and Challenging Cases, Everardo Barojas-Weber, MD, director, sponsored by the 21st Pan American Congress of Ophthalmology
  • Halifax, Nova Scotia, “Clear corneal cataract surgery”, “Surgical management of astigmatism”, “Chop and flip phacoemulsification”, “Management of capsular complications”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags for recentering of decentered IOLs”, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, “The glaucoma triple procedure”, “Techniques for foldable IOLs”, “The implantable contact lens”, “Difficult and challenging cases: Rock-hard nuclei, pseudoexfoliation, and small pupil”, Continuing Medical Education Program, Atlantic Provinces Ophthalmological Society, (Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada lecturer)
  • Quebec City, Quebec, “Challenging cases in phacoemulsification: The rock-hard nucleus, capsulorhexis in the absence of a red reflex”, “The implantable contact lens: A review of the material, its properties, and clinical studies worldwide as well as in the United States”, “Update on the Staar toric IOL”, Annual meeting of the Canadian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada lecturer)
  • Quebec City, Quebec, “Posterior capsule rupture: Choices and options”, “New phacoemulsification technology and its impact on technique: Update on phaco parameters”, “Current status of clear corneal cataract surgery”, “Small incision IOLs: Where is the technology taking us?”, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of pseudoexfoliation: Options and choices”, Annual meeting of the Canadian Ophthalmological Society, (Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada lecturer)
  • Los Angeles, CA, “Update on clear corneal incisions”, “Chop and flip phacoemulsification in high vacuum and burst mode, Advanced Phacoemulsification Technology, course sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics
  • Seoul, Korea, “Evolution of endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine
  • Seoul, Korea, “Phacoemulsification and IOL complications: capsule rupture: decentered IOL”, “New phacoemulsification technology and its impact on technique”, “Phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases: rock hard nuclei and pseudoexfoliation”, Second International Meeting on Advanced Excimer Laser and Cataract Surgery, sponsored by the Korean Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Prague, Czech Republic, “Personal experiences with the AMO Clariflex foldable acrylic IOL”, “New phacoemulsification tip designs”, 15th Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Prague, Czech Republic, Transition to Phacoemulsification, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, (course director)
  • Prague, Czech Republic, “Iris prolapse”, Symposium on Challenging Cases, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Prague, Czech Republic, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of pseudoexfoliation and a small pupil”, Symposium on Cataract Surgery in Complicated Eyes, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Prague, Czech Republic, Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery under Topical Anesthesia, William Maloney, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, (faculty member)
  • Prague, Czech Republic, “Chop and flip phacoemulsification in high vacuum and burst mode”, “Bevel down chop and flip phacoemulsification and the soft shell technique”, videos presented at film festival, ESCRS
  • Istanbul, Turkey, “Clear corneal cataract surgery under topical anesthesia”, “Phacoemulsification today: Technology, technique, and parameters”, “Small incision IOLs: Where is the technology taking us?”, 31st National Turkish Ophthalmology Congress, (invited speaker)
  • Sun City, South Africa, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in high vacuum and burst mode”, “Bevel down chop and flip phacoemulsification with a soft shell technique”, Phacoemulsification Workshop, 7th International South African Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (moderator)
  • Sun City, South Africa, “Phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation in the presence of pseudoexfoliation”, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, “Update on self sealing clear corneal cataract incisions”, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection – making it work”, “Capsule complications: Options and choices”, 7th International South African Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA, “ Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, “One-step implantation of plate haptic IOL’s”, Plate Haptic Lens Implantation Techniques: The Bridge to the Future, course sponsored by Staar Surgical, (course director and faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Phaco techniques: Where is the new technology taking us?”, Vision 2,000: A Symposium on Advanced Cataract Surgery, sponsored by Allergan, (course director and faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Chop and flip phacoemulsification with high vacuum and burst mode”, “Bevel down chop and flip with Arshinoff soft-shell technique”, video program sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, What Am I Doing Differently This Year?, Manus Kraff, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Management of traumatic subluxed cataract”, Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications in Cataract and IOL Surgery, Manus Kraff, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “New phacoemulsification tip designs”, “Use of the endocapsular tension ring in phacoemulsification in the presence of compromised zonules”, Advanced Phacoemulsification: Combined Glaucoma/Phaco Surgery, Samuel Masket, MD, & Alan Crandall, MD, directors, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “New thoughts on clear corneal cataract incisions”, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and complicated cases”, Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon, Charles Kelman, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, Controversies in Clear Corneal Cataract Incisions: Location and Architecture, round table discussion sponsored by Becton-Dickinson, (moderator)
  • Sydney, Australia, “Posterior capsule complications and choices”, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, “The American core study on the implantable contact lens”, “Bilateral implantable contact lens versus LASIK study”, “Managing stress by facing reality”, “Management of difficult and complicated cases: 1) iris prolapse, 2) phacoemulsification and piggyback IOL implantation in the presence of a pre-existing filtering bleb, cornea plana and 20mm axial length, 3) phacoemulsification and IOL implantation in a monocular 34 year old patient with 30 previous glaucoma surgeries, ruptured zonules and atrophic iris”, Royal Australian College of Ophthalmologists, (invited speaker)
  • San Francisco, CA, grand rounds, Department of Ophthalmology, California Pacific Medical Center, (visiting professor)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Development of endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, “Management of difficult and complicated cases”, presentations to residents, California Pacific Medical Center, (visiting professor)

1998

  • Maui, HI, “Current status of chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, “New phaco technology: new phaco tip designs”, “The Staar collamer IOL: a new material”, “The foldable Array multifocal IOL”, “Things that I am now doing in January 1998 that I didn’t know I would be doing in April 1997”, “Cataract complication: phacoemulsification surgery in a monocular 34-year old with a complete cataract, a pre-existing filtering bleb, missing zonules in broad based peripheral iridectomies, an atrophic iris with multiple sphincterotomies, and a history of 30 previous eye surgeries”, Hawaii ‘98, co-sponsored by the New England Eye Center and Slack, Inc., (invited speaker)
  • Maui, HI, “Phacoemulsification instruments”, Advances in Anterior Segment, symposium sponsored by Ocular Surgery News
  • Maui, HI, “The driving simulation study”, “Patient selection: preoperative, operative, and postoperative management”, AMO Array Familiarization Course sponsored by Allergan
  • Maui, HI, “New technologies and outcomes; What is new on the horizon: the SI55 IOL personal experience, the new phaco bent tips, super small incision architecture, the AMO Array multifocal lens, the AMO Diplomax – utilization of power modulations and the occlusion mode techniques”, New Horizons in Advanced Cataract Surgery Techniques, sponsored by Allergan
  • Maui, HI, “Evolution of endolenticular phacoemulsification”, Maui ‘98, course sponsored by Pacific University College of Optometry
  • Columbus, OH, “Evolution of endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, “Management of difficult and challenging phacoemulsification cases”, Ohio Ophthalmological Society, (guest speaker)
  • Delhi, India, “Evolution of endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, regional ophthalmology meeting, (guest speaker)
  • Mumbai, India, “Evolution of endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, “Capsule rupture: challenges, options, and choices”, regional ophthalmology meeting, (guest speaker)
  • Bangalore, India, “Evolution of endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery Society, (gold medal lecture)
  • Bangalore, India, “Difficult and challenging cases”, “New phacoemulsification technology/new phacoemulsification tip designs”, Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery Society, (keynote addresses)
  • Bangalore, India, “Phaco in small pupils”, “Nuclear cracking”, “Clear corneal incisions”, Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery Society, (special guest of honor)
  • Bangalore, India, demonstration of live cataract surgery: self-sealing corneal tunnel incision under topical anesthesia with foldable IOL implantation
  • Cairo, Egypt, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, transition course to phacoemulsifi- cation, directed by Professor Mohamed Ayoub, Egyptian Society of Cataract and Corneal Disease, (faculty member)
  • Cairo, Egypt, “Evolution in phacoemulsification technique secondary to evolution in phacoemulsification technology”, “Management of difficult and complicated cataract cases with a special eye toward preserving the cornea: A) Rock-hard nuclei and B) The Arshinoff soft-shell technique”, Egyptian Society of Cataract and Corneal Disease
  • Cairo, Egypt, “New thoughts about clear corneal incisions”, “Astigmatic keratotomy combined with phacoemulsification and IOL implantation”, “Small pupil techniques”, advanced phacoemulsification course, Egyptian Society of Cataract and Corneal Disease, (course director and faculty member)
  • Cairo, Egypt, “Management of difficult and challenging cases: Pseudoexfoliation, Phacoemulsification in cornea plana in a 20mm eye, Phacoemulsification in a 34 year old monocular patient with 30 previous surgeries, a functioning filtering bleb, and multiple intraocular anomalies including atrophic iris, four peripheral iridotomies, and loss of multiple zonular structures”, Egyptian Society of Cataract and Corneal Disease, (guest lecturer)
  • Cairo, Egypt, demonstration of live surgery: clear corneal phacoemulsification with foldable IOL implantation, Cairo University
  • Cairo, Egypt, “Safety and stability of clear corneal incisions”, Roundtable discussion on ambulatory cataract surgery, Egyptian Society of Ophthalmology, (discussant)
  • Cairo, Egypt, advanced phacoemulsification course, Egyptian Society of Ophthalmology, (course director)
  • Cairo, Egypt, “The Rhein 3-D trapezoidal diamond knife”, “Bevel-down phacoemulsification with the soft-shell technique”, “Astigmatic keratotomy combined with phacoemulsification”, “Management of small pupil”, “Posterior capsule rupture: choices and options”, Egyptian Society of Ophthalmology
  • Cairo, Egypt, “New advances in phacoemulsification technology and technique”, Egyptian Society of Ophthalmology, (guest lecturer)
  • Halle, Germany, “Evolution in endolenticular phacoemulsification brought about by the development of new phacoemulsification technology”, Congress of the German Speaking Society for Intraocular Lens Implantation and Refractive Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Durham, NC, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, “The FDA-sponsored endocapsular ring study”, “The full spectrum of refractive surgery including all IOL technology options: A review of the worldwide experience”, Practical Ophthalmology: Highlights and Update 1998, Duke University Medical Center Department of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • San Diego, CA, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, “New phacoemulsification tip designs”, “Update on the FDA-monitored study of the Morcher capsular tension ring”, Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by ASCRS
  • San Diego, CA, “Endolenticular chop techniques”, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, Innovations in Clear Cornea and Topical Phaco Surgery, William Maloney, MD, director, course sponsored by Storz, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Endolenticular methods of phacoemulsification”, “The collamer IOL pseudophakic study”, “New 5.5mm plate haptic IOL”, Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, John Shepherd, MD, director, course sponsored by Staar Surgical, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Surgical strategies to enhance outcomes with AMO multifocal IOL”, Refractive Cataract Surgery, James Gills, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Surgical strategies to enhance outcomes utilizing the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, Multifocal IOL Technology, John Hunkeler, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Phacoemulsification in a 34 year old monocular patient with a pre-existing filtering bleb and a history of 30 previous intraocular surgeries resulting in distortions of anatomy, physiology, and a mature cataract”, Cataract Special Interest Group Symposium, sponsored by ASCRS
  • San Diego, CA, Results of Innovation, Symposium sponsored by Corneal Company, (moderator)
  • San Diego, CA, “Endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, “Phacoemulsifi- cation in a 34 year old monocular patient with a pre-existing filtering bleb and a history of 30 previous intraocular surgeries resulting in distortions of anatomy, physiology, and a mature cataract”, Avoiding and Handling Complications in Phacoemulsification, Charles Kelman, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques”, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques, John Shepherd, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Endolenticular chop techniques”, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, William Maloney, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, Basic and Transition to Phacoemulsification for International Surgeons, sponsored by ASCRS, (course director and faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Personal results utilizing AMO Array IOL”, “Phacoemulsification techniques”, “Methods and techniques for handling pre-existing astigmatism”, “Quality of life study comparing bilateral monocular patients with some degree of multifocality with bilateral Array patients”, Creating Multifocal Vision After Cataract Surgery, Hampton Roy, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Phacoemulsification in a 34 year old monocular patient with a pre-existing filtering bleb and a history of 30 previous intraocular surgeries resulting in distortions of anatomy, physiology, and a mature cataract”, Cataract Surgery with Topical Anesthesia, Matteo Piovella, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Endolenticular phacoemulsification techniques, chop techniques, and choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, Advanced Concepts in Phacoemulsification, William Fishkind, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Rock-hard nucleus handled with the Alcon Legacy utilizing a 45 degree Kelman tip”, “Rock-hard nucleus utilizing the new Mentor System”, The White Wash, Kumar Doctor, MD, director, sponsored by ASCRS, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, Symposium on the AMO Array Multifocal IOL, transatlantic satellite broadcast to the Royal College of Ophthalmology in Scotland, (faculty member)
  • New York, NY, “Cataract surgery in the 21st Century”, Ophthalmology in the 21st Century, Manhattan Eye, Ear, & Throat Hospital Biennial Alumni Meeting, (faculty member)
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, “The surgical techniques and world-wide results utilizing the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, “The future of cataract surgery”, presentations at the Phaco Club, held in conjunction with the IV International Congress in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Rio de Janeiro, “Update on foldable lenses and clear corneal cataract surgery”, “Update on clear corneal incisions”, “Experiences with the newest models of foldable IOLs: Instrumentation and techniques”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags to recenter IOLs”, “My experience with the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, “The current status of my cataract procedure”, Brazil, IV International Congress in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Refractive Surgery and the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants, (invited speaker)
  • Indianapolis, IN, “Current status of the state of the art in cataract and implant surgery”, Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Amsterdam, the Netherlands, “A review of corneal incisions to reduce postoperative astigmatism”, symposium on Vision Restoration and Multifocal Lens Technology, International Congress of Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Amsterdam, the Netherlands, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, symposium on Phaco Technology Improving Surgical Outcomes, course sponsored by the International Congress of Ophthalmology, (moderator and faculty member)
  • Amsterdam, the Netherlands, “New phacoemulsification tip designs”, symposium on New Directions in Surgical Ophthalmology, sponsored by the International Congress of Ophthalmology
  • Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Step by Step Phacoemulsification, sponsored by the International Congress of Ophthalmology, (course director and faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Update on clear corneal cataract incisions”, “New phacoemulsifi- cation technology and its impact on technique”, “Phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, “Capsule complications: options and choices”, Current Concepts in Ophthalmology, sponsored by the San Diego Eye Bank, (invited speaker)
  • San Diego, CA, “Patient selection and design features of the AMO Array”, “Surgical strategies to maximize outcomes with the AMO Array multifocal IOL”, familiarization course on the utilization of AMO foldable silicone ARRAY multifocal IOL, sponsored by Allergan Medical Optics
  • Nice, France, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases: Pre-existing glaucoma filtering bleb with atrophic iris in a one-eyed patient with 30 previous surgeries; Cornea plana in a 20 mm axial length eye”, Advanced Phacoemulsification Under Topical Anesthesia, Matteo Piovella, MD, director, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Nice, France, “Single plane clear corneal incision with the trapezoidal 3-D blade”, Symposium on Clear Corneal Cataract Incisions, sponsored by Becton-Dickinson, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Nice, France, “Summary of the FDA-monitored study of the implantable contact lens”, “The ICL in the treatment of hyperopia”, Symposium on Phakic IOL’s, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Nice, France, “Laser thermokeratoplasty for hyperopia: US FDA study”, Symposium on Presbyopia and Hyperopia, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (keynote address)
  • Nice, France, “Special uses of laser thermokeratoplasty”, Symposium on Presbyopia and Hyperopia, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Alicante, Spain, “Recent advances in cataract and intraocular lens implantation surgery”, 74th Congress of the Spanish Ophthalmological Society, (invited speaker)
  • Eugene, OR, Videocataratta ‘98, demonstration of live topical temporal clear corneal phacoemulsification with foldable multifocal IOL implantation, transmission to Italy, United Kingdom, Greece, Poland, Russia, and Turkey
  • New Orleans, LA, “Total control in phaco surgery”, Advanced Technology Symposium, sponsored by Alcon Surgical
  • New Orleans, LA, “My pearls for avoiding complications with clear lens extraction”, Subspecialty Day: Refractive Surgery Program, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Refractive Surgery Interest Group
  • New Orleans, LA, “The role of the surgical assistant in avoiding and managing complications in cataract and intraocular lens surgery”, Cataract and IOL Complications, course sponsored by the Joint Commission for Accreditation of Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, LA, “What am I doing today versus yesterday and why”, Vision 2000, sponsored by Allergan, Inc.
  • New Orleans, LA, “Clear corneal incision for pseudophakia and implantable contact lens surgery”, Leading the Future in the New Millennium, sponsored by Staar Surgical
  • New Orleans, LA, ”Clear corneal incision: evolution in development and techniques”, Clear Corneal Incision Workshop, sponsored by Becton-Dickinson, Inc.
  • New Orleans, LA, “Personal technique in topical anesthesia in cataract and IOL surgery: preop, intraop, postop, and postop care”, Topical Anesthesia for Cataract Surgery: Virtuosity of Frontier, Matteo Piovella, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, “Management of extremely subluxed cataract”, Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications in Cataract and IOL Surgery, Manus Kraff, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, “Transition to chopping techniques”, “Choo-choo phaco flip”, “New phaco tip designs”, Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon, Charles Kelman, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, “New phacoemulsification tip design”, “Endocapsular ring for zonular weakness”, Advanced Phaco and Combined Glaucoma Phacoemulsifica-tion Surgery, Samuel Masket, MD, & Alan Crandall, MD, co-directors, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, “Things I’ve found to be great in 1998”, What am I Doing Differently This Year”, Manus Kraff, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, “Comparison of new phacoemulsification technology by several manufacturers and its impact on new phacoemulsification technique”, The Physics of Phaco Revisited, William Fishkind, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in cornea plana, 21mm axial length and functioning filtering bleb”, video program sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, Rosenthal, K, Fine, IH, “Results of an FDA-sponsored clinical study of the Morcher capsular tension ring”, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, Kananopolis, J, Dodick JM, Brauwiler, P, Alsner, EH, “Lens laser lysis for cataract surgery: early experience with a Q-switched YAG laser in 100 consecutive patients”, Fine, IH, discussant, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, Hoeh, HR, Fisher, E, “Clinical study on erbium laser phacoemulsification, Fine, IH, discussant, American Academy of Ophthalmology

1999

  • Toronto, Canada, grand rounds with presentation of cases, University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology
  • Toronto, Canada, “Update in cataract and IOL surgery”, University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, (visiting professor)
  • Toronto, Canada, “Non-excimer refractive surgery procedures”, Visiting Professor Lecture Series, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine
  • Waikoloa, Hawaii, “New technology for phacoemulsification”, “Things I am doing in January 1999 that I didn’t know I’d be doing in March 1998”, “Management of difficult and complicated cases”, “Complications management: Cataract surgery on a cataract surgeon”, “Results of the FDA-monitored study of the Holmium-YAG laser in the management of hyperopia”, Hawaii ‘99, sponsored by Ocular Surgery News and New England Eye Center, (moderator of 2 sessions and lecturer)
  • Waikoloa, Hawaii, “Surgical strategies for maximizing utilization of the AMO Array Multifocal IOL”, Update on Advanced Cataract and Refractive Surgery, course sponsored by Allergan in conjunction with Hawaii ‘99, (course director and faculty member)
  • Athens, Greece, “Difficult and challenging phacoemulsification cases”, 3rd ESCRS Winter Refractive Surgery Meeting and 13th Symposium of the Greek Intraocular Implant & Refractive Surgery Society, videotape and teleconference from Eugene, Oregon
  • Recife, Brazil, demonstration of specialized techniques in clear corneal phacoemulsification surgery, assisting Dr. Marcelo Ventura, Hope Eye Hospital of Pernambuco
  • Recife, Brazil, “Basic techniques in small incision phacoemulsification surgery”, “Management of difficult and challenging cases”, “Management of complications at phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation”, Hope Eye Hospital of Pernambuco
  • Boston, MA, “Step-by-step review of techniques and technology for phacoemulsification of cataracts”, Department of Ophthalmology, Boston University School of Medicine, (visiting professor)
  • Boston, MA, phacoemulsification wet lab, Department of Ophthalmology, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Alberta, Canada, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification and surgical strategies for enhancing outcomes with the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL, via two-way teleconferencing by digital phone line, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Alberta
  • Sydney, Australia, “Surgical strategies for enhancing results with the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification utilizing the new technology in the new Allergan Sovereign phacoemulsification system”
  • Brisbane, Australia, “Surgical strategies for enhancing results with the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification utilizing the new technology in the new Allergan Sovereign phacoemulsification system”
  • Melbourne, Australia, “Surgical strategies for enhancing results with the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification utilizing the new technology in the new Allergan Sovereign phacoemulsification system”
  • Seattle, WA, “Development and evolution of clear corneal cataract incisions”, Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, course sponsored by Becton Dickinson
  • Seattle, WA, “Endolenticular chop techniques”. “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, “Technique for topical anesthesia in cataract surgery”, Phaco Efficiency, William Maloney, MD, director, course sponsored by Bausch & Lomb
  • Seattle, WA, “Low power phacoemulsification utilizing the Allergan Sovereign phacoemulsification system”, Vision 2001, course sponsored by Allergan
  • Seattle, WA, “Spectrum of Staar Surgical refractive IOLs”, Symposium on the ICL, sponsored by Staar Surgical
  • Seattle, WA, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in pseudoexfoliation syndrome”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, Antonio Marinho, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, Update on Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery, William Maloney, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Surgical technique for utilization and optimum outcomes with the Staar toric IOL”, Staar Toric IOL symposium, sponsored by Staar Surgical
  • Seattle, WA, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and complicated cases”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags to reposition dislocated IOLs”, Advanced Techniques in Phacoemulsification, Charles Kelman, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “New and innovative technologies in phacoemulsification including the Staar Wave, the Allergan Sovereign, the B&L Millennium, the Mentor SIStem, and Erbium and YAG laser systems”, New Phacoemulsification Technology and Techniques, William Fishkind, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Surgical strategies for optimizing outcomes utilizing the AMO multifocal IOL”, Multifocal IOLs for the Correction of Aphakia, Bruce Wallace III, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Surgical strategies for optimizing outcomes with the Allergan ARRAY multifocal foldable IOL”, presented by Richard Hoffman, MD, Multifocal Technology, Burkhard Dick, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Use of the Kelman 45 bent tip in mature nuclei”, The White Wash, Kumar Doctor, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Seattle, WA, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection: how to make it work”, Jack Singer, MD, producer, with Kensaku Miyake, video in Film Festival, sponsored by the American Society of Cat and Refractive Surgery
  • Seattle, WA, “New phacoemulsification technology and technique”, “Endothelial cell loss, glare, and contrast sensitivity studies with the Sunrise Laser Thermokeratoplasty system”, “Update on the FDA-monitored study of the Morcher capsular tension ring”, “Ongoing research in the use of power modulations to achieve low energy phacoemulsification”, “Personal experiences with the new Allergan Sovereign phacoemulsification system”, ASCRS Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery
  • Orange, CA, Fundamentals of Phacoemulsification, didactic session with the residents in ophthalmology at the University of California Irvine, Long Beach Veterans Administration Hospital
  • Orange, CA, “New techniques and technologies in cataract and refractive surgery”, Orange County Ophthalmological Society, (invited speaker)
  • Aruba, Netherlands Antilles, “My current phaco technique”, “Techniques that improve phacoemulsification and IOL surgery”, “Phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, “Surgical strategies for optimizing outcomes with the Array multifocal IOL”, “Laser phaco cataract surgery”, III International Meeting Ceoval (Venezuela), (invited guest speaker)
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, “Complications in phacoemulsification surgery”, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and complicated cases”, 16th meeting of the Argentine Society of Ophthalmology, (honored invitee)
  • Iowa City, IA, “Management of subluxed cataract in an elderly patient”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags”, “Etiology and management of iris prolapse during cataract surgery”, annual alumni meeting, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, (invited speaker)
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Use of the Alcon 2,000 Legacy phaco system in the management of difficult and challenging cases”, Symposium on Clear Corneal Lens Surgery, sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology, (chairman and faculty member)
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Phacoemulsification in extremely short and extremely long eyes”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, course sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology, (chairman and faculty member)
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, “High vacuum rather than low vacuum”, “The temporal location for the incision”, “The use of silicone rather than acrylic and hydrogel lenses”, Options in Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”, Matteo Piovella, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Surgical strategies for maximizing outcomes with the AMO Array lens”, Multifocal Intraocular Lenses, Burkhard Dick, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, How to Prevent Complications in Cataract Surgery, Risto Usitalo, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, What Technique of Phacoemulsification is Best?, Andre Cernak, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Management of difficult and challenging cases”, “Personal technique for the use of topical anesthesia”, Advanced Phacoemulsification: Topical and Intracameral Anesthesia for Cataract Surgery, Charles Claoue, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • Durban, South Africa, “Use of power modulations for less invasive phacoemulsifica-tion with more rapid visual rehabilitation”, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsifi-cation in difficult and challenging cases”, “Comparison of diamond knives in clear corneal phacoemulsification”, “Comparison of different techniques for managing preoperative astigmatism in phacoemulsification surgery”, “Surgical strategies for optimizing results of the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, “The new AMO Sovereign phacoemulsification system”, 8th International Southern African Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the Southern African Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Vienna, Austria, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, “What’s new in foldable IOLs and insertion devices”, Clear Corneal State of the Art Cataract Surgery 1999, William Maloney, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, (faculty member)
  • Vienna, Austria, “Utilization of Voltaren to inhibit lens epithelial cell activity following phacoemulsification surgery”, Ophthalmic Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs: The Whole Picture for 1999, Leon Solomon, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, (faculty member)
  • Vienna, Austria, “Difficult and challenging cases under topical anesthesia”, Enhanced Phacoemulsification Topical and Intracameral Anesthesia, Charles Claoue, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, (faculty member)
  • Vienna, Austria, “Maximizing the utilization of new technologies in the Allergan Sovereign phacoemulsification system, the Mentor SIS phacoemulsification system, the Alcon Legacy 20,000 phacoemulsification system with the performance option package software, and the Staar Wave phacoemulsification system”, Tips on Phaco Machines, Phaco Tips, and Phaco Techniques, William Fishkind, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, (faculty member)
  • Vienna, Austria, “Surgical strategies for optimizing on the Allergan Array multifocal foldable IOL”, Efficient Utilization of Multifocal Intraocular Lens Technology, H.B. Dick, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, (faculty member)
  • Vienna, Austria, “The American FDA core study on the Morcher capsular tension ring”, Capsular Tension Rings and Their Friends, Ken Rosenthal, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, (faculty member)
  • Vienna, Austria, “The use of power modulations for safer phacoemulsification procedures”, (keynote address in Cataract Techniques section), XVIIth Congress of the ESCRS, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Vienna, Austria, “Phacoemulsification with the Sovereign system: A new benchmark in cataract extraction”, XVIIth Congress of the ESCRS, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Vienna, Austria, “Phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, video film festival, XVIIth Congress of the ESCRS, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • New York City, NY, “How the new phacoemulsification systems are more efficient”, Annual Ocular Surgery News Symposium on Cataract, Refractive Surgery, and Glaucoma, (faculty member)
  • Orlando, FL, Synthetic Materials in Refractive Surgery, Refractive Surgery 1999: Reshaping the Future, sponsored by the Refractive Surgery Interest Group of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, panelist
  • Orlando, FL, “Cataract surgery in an eye with extensive trauma from 30 previous glaucoma surgeries in a monocular 34 year old woman”, Management on the Complicated Cataract, Joint Session of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, Singer, JA, Fine, IH, Miyake, K, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection: How to make it work”, video program sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “Reducing stress by facing reality”, Lifestyles Management Symposium, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “New technology and clinical application of the Mentor SIStem, the Alcon Legacy Series 20,000, the Allergan Sovereign, and the Staar Wave phacoemulsification systems”, The Physics of Phaco Revisited: An Explanation of Physical Principles and Techniques Governing Successful Surgical Outcomes, William Fishkind, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Orlando, FL, “What I am doing differently this year”, What Am I Doing Differently This Year, Manus Kraff, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Orlando, FL, “The use of choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and complicated cases”, “The new Staar Wave phacoemulsification system”, Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon, Charles Kelman, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Orlando, FL, “Preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative management of the patient under topical anesthesia”, Topical Anesthesia for Cataract Surgery: Virtuosity or Frontier, Matteo Piovella, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Orlando, FL, “Irrepressible iris”, Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery, Manus Kraff, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Orlando, FL, Lenart, TD, Baratz, KH, Robertson, DM, McCannel, CA, “A contact lens as an artificial cornea for improved visualization during practice surgery in cadaver eyes”, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (discussant)
  • Orlando, FL, “Choo choo chop and flip in difficult and challenging cases”, “The utilization of the Allergan Sovereign system for extremely low-power phacoemulsification of cataracts”, Phacoemulsification in the New Millennium, symposium sponsored by Ocular Surgery News, (faculty member)
  • Orlando, FL, “Personal experiences with the Staar collamer implantable contact lens”, Innovations in Refractive Surgery, course sponsored by Staar Surgical, (faculty member)
  • Orlando, FL, “The role of the surgical assistant in anticipating and managing complications during phacoemulsification surgery”, Cataract and IOL Complications, course sponsored by the Joint Commission for Accreditation of Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Naples, Italy, “The use of power modulations in phacoemulsification”, “Surgical strategies for improving outcomes with the AMO Array Foldable Multifocal Intraocular IOL”, 7th Convention of Live Ophthalmic Surgery, (invited guest faculty)
  • Naples, Italy, demonstration of live surgery, 7th Convention of Live Ophthalmic Surgery, (invited guest faculty)

2000

  • Maui, HI, “Things I’m doing in January 2000 I wasn’t doing in March 1999”, “Comparison of different techniques for managing preoperative astigmatism during phacoemulsification surgery”, “Management of iris prolapse”, the Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting, Hawaii 2000, sponsored by the New England Eye Center and Slack, Inc., (invited faculty member)
  • Maui, HI, “The effect of phaco technology on cataract surgery”, Surgical Strategies for Successful Cataract Surgery, symposium sponsored by Allergan, held in conjunction with the Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting, Hawaii 2000
  • Maui, HI, “Patient selection and case management”, Seminar on Holmium YAG Laser for Mild to Moderate Hyperopia, sponsored by Sunrise Technologies, held in conjunction with the Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting, Hawaii 2000
  • Park City, UT, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, “Management of iris prolapse”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags for recentering decentered IOLs”, “Our experience with the Sunrise Holmium YAG laser thermoplasty for low to moderate hyperopia”, Phaco, Foldables, and Refractive Results, meeting sponsored by Alcon, (invited faculty member)
  • San Antonio, TX, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique in difficult and challenging cases”, “Cataract surgery 2000 and beyond”, 10th Annual Canadian Master Club, (invited guest speaker)
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, “Power modulations in phacoemulsification”, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, “Surgical strategies for maximizing outcomes with the AMO multifocal foldable silicone Array IOL”, “State of the art small incision surgery techniques”, International Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants and the Brazilian Society of Refractive Surgery, (invited guest speaker)
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, “Choo choo chop and flip in difficult and challenging cases”, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection: making it work” (latter in conjunction with Singer, J, and Miyake, K), videos presented in the film festival, International Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants and the Brazilian Society of Refractive Surgery
  • Boston, MA, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification utilizing the Sovereign phacoemulsification system”, Surgical Strategies for Success, course sponsored by Allergan
  • Boston, MA, “The case against co-management”, Hallway Controversies: the Business of Refractive Surgery, Symposium on Cataract, IOL, and Refractive Surgery sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Boston, MA, “Teaching and learning phacoemulsification with a demonstration of the Staar sonic wave phacoemulsification system”, “Irrepressible iris: the management of iris prolapse at phacoemulsification surgery”, “Visual recovery correlated with ultrasound use”, “Evaluation of the Zeiss IOL Master for preoperative lens power calculation in clear lens replacement”, ASCRS Symposium on Cataract, IOL, and Refractive Surgery
  • Boston, MA, “Management of iris prolapse”, in Phaco Gymnastics; Making the Difficult Seem Easy: A Video Adventure, Keiki Mehta, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Update on the FDA-monitored United States’ study of the Morcher capsular tension ring”, Capsular Tension Rings and Their Friends, Kenneth Rosenthal, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Clear corneal incisions utilizing the diamond knife”, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, “Silicone foldable IOLs”, Novelties in Advanced Phacoemulsifica-tion Technique: What is Best For Me, Matteo Piovella, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Surgical strategies for optimizing outcomes with the AMO Array multifocal foldable IOL”, Efficient Utilization of Multifocal Lens Technology, Burkhard Dick, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique in difficult and challenging cases”, “Management of iris prolapse”, Avoiding and Handling Complications of Phacoemulsification, Charles Kelman, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, Phaco Chop, Paul Koch, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, ”Surgical strategies for optimizing outcomes with the AMO silicone foldable Array multifocal IOL”, “Options for managing pre-existing astigmatism at the time of phacoemulsification surgery”, Multifocal IOLs: Improving Patient Satisfaction with Proper Patient Selection, Biometry, and Astigmatism Control, Bruce Wallace III, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, State of the Art Clear Corneal Cataract Surgery: 2000 Update on Topical Anesthesia, Incisions, Foldable IOLs, and Advanced Phaco Techniques, William Maloney, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “My most recent white wash: phacoemulsification of a mature cataract”, The White Wash, Mahipal Sachdev, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Boston, MA, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, presentation in the video film festival sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Lima, Peru, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, “Management of iris prolapse during phacoemulsification”, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, “Complicated phacoemulsification techniques”, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, “The future of cataract surgery”, XVIII Peruvian Ophthalmology Congress, (Visiting professor of the Pan American Association of Ophthalmology)
  • Lima, Peru, ”Phacoemulsification techniques”, Nurses’ Program sponsored by Project Orbis in conjunction with the XVIII Peruvian Ophthalmology Congress
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, “Innovative advances in phacoemulsification technology as represented by the Sovereign System”, “International experiences with the Sovereign phacoemulsification system”, Advances in Phacoemulsification, course sponsored by Allergan in conjunction with the Argentine Society of Ophthalmology
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, “New phacoemulsification technologies: Power modulations, Staar sonic wave system, and Catarex”, 1st meeting of the World Federation of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (invited speaker)
  • Brussels, Belgium, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique with the Array foldable multifocal IOL”, Optimizing Efficiency in Phaco and Foldables, Albert Galan, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Brussels, Belgium, “34 year old monocular female with congenital glaucoma and multiple previous surgeries”, Video Symposium on Challenging Cases, Robert Osher, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Brussels, Belgium, “The single plane diamond incision with the 3-D blade”, “The use of high vacuum in phacoemulsification”, “Multiple options for silicone foldable IOLs”, Novelties in Advanced Phacoemulsification, Matteo Piovella, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Brussels, Belgium, “The routine use of capsular tension rings”, “A summary of the FDA-monitored study for the capsular tension ring in the United States”, Capsular Tension Rings and Their Friends, Ken Rosenthal, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Brussels, Belgium, “Surgical strategies for enhancing outcomes with the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, Efficient Utilization of Multifocal Lens Technology, H. Burkhard Dick, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Brussels, Belgium, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, Phacoemulsification of Challenging Cases, Pavel Kuchynka, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Brussels, Belgium, “The use of power modulations to achieve low energy in phacoemulsification of cataracts”, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Brussels, Belgium, Cataract Surgery in the New Millennium, Ulf Stenevi, MD, moderator, main symposium at the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (discussant)
  • Brussels, Belgium, “New machine technologies: ultrasound vs. laser”, Optimizing Visual Outcomes: What Does This Mean to You?, Randall Olson, MD, program chairman, symposium sponsored by Allergan in conjunction with the ESCRS Congress
  • Huntsville, Ontario, Canada, “Low energy phacoemulsification for cataract and refractive surgery”, “Our experience with the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, Bringing you the Future in Eye Care, satellite teleconference sponsored by Allergan, Canada
  • Dallas, TX, “U.S. FDA Clinical trials of the implantable contact lens for myopia”, Fall World Refractive Symposium sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery, (presented by RS Hoffman, MD)
  • Dallas, TX, “Clear lens extraction with Array multifocal intraocular lens”, Refractive Subspecialty Day, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (presented by RS Hoffman, MD)
  • Dallas, TX, “The Staar Sonic Wave phacoemulsification system”, Advanced Phaco Techniques & Phaconit, S Agarwal, MD, director, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (presented by RS Hoffman, MD)
  • Dallas, TX, “Summary of recent new phacoemulsification technology”, “Rapidity of visual rehabilitation and immediate corneal status postop as related to utilization of phacoemulsification energy”, “The new Staar Sonic Wave phacoemulsification system”, Physics of Phaco Revisited: An Explanation of Physical Principles in Relation to Techniques Governing Successful Surgical Outcomes, William Fishkind, MD, director, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (presented by M Packer MD.)
  • Dallas, TX, “Mature cataract, shallow anterior chamber, small pupil, and other surprises”, Clinical Decisions and the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery, Manus Kraff, MD, director, American Academy of Ophthalmology, (presented by M Packer MD.)
  • Dallas, TX, “Prolapse of the iris”, presented in the Association of Latin American Corneal, Cataract, and Anterior Segment Surgeons, in conjunction with the American Academy of Ophthalmology, (presented by M Packer, MD.)
  • Singapore, “Latest Advances in Phacoemulsification Technology”, symposium sponsored by Allergan, held in conjunction with the Singapore National Eye Centre 10th Anniversary International Congress
  • Singapore, High Communication Wetlab on phacoemulsification, held in conjunction with the Singapore National Eye Centre 10th Anniversary International Congress, (course director)
  • Singapore, Advances in IOL Technology, symposium sponsored by Allergan, held in conjunction with the Singapore National Eye Centre 10th Anniversary International Congress
  • Singapore, “Cortical cleaving hydrodissection”, “How I decide which implant to use”, “The utilization of power modulations and high vacuum in phacoemulsification for minimally invasive surgery and maximally rapid visual rehabilitation”, Singapore National Eye Centre 10th Anniversary International Congress, (invited speaker)
  • Boston, MA, “Lens-related refractive surgery modalities”, “The use of power modulations in phacoemulsification”, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsi-fication technique and its use in difficult and challenging cases”, New England Ophthalmological Society annual meeting, (guest of honor)
  • 2001: Kauai, HI, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, “Staar Sonic Wave Phacoemulsification system”, ”Zeiss IOL Master and IOL calculations”, “Experiences with the Accommodative IOL”, “Staar Collamer IOL”, “Management of mature white cataract in the presence of shallow anterior chamber and compromised zonular apparatus”, Hawaii 2001, sponsored by the New England Eye Center and Slack, inc.
  • Park City, UT, “Use of power modulations in phacoemulsification”, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, “Initial experience with the C&C Vision Accommodative IOL”, “Managing preoperative astigmatism at the time of phacoemulsification”, Symposium on Phaco, Foldables, and Refractive Results, sponsored by Alcon
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique and its use in challenging cases”, XXIV International Symposium Moacyr Alvaro: Phacoemulsification, Refractive Surgery, Glaucoma and Ocular Surface, meeting sponsored by the Department of Ophthalmology, Paulista School of Medicine, Federal University of Sao Paulo, (virtual E-Speaker)
  • Cape Town, South Africa, “The use of power modulations in phacoemulsification”, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, Advanced Phacoemulsification Technology, course sponsored by the Southern African Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (course director)
  • Cape Town, South Africa, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, Phacoemulsification Techniques, Johan de Lange, MD, director, course sponsored by the Southern African Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Cape Town, South Africa, “Clear lens replacement with the Array IOL”, “New phacoemulsification technology”, “C&C vision AT-45 accommodative IOL”, co-sponsored by the Southern African Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the International Intraocular Implant Club
  • Cape Town, South Africa, “Management of a mature cataract with a shallow anterior chamber and loose zonules”, meeting sponsored by the International Intraocular Implant Club
  • Havanna, Cuba, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique in difficult and challenging cases”, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, 4th International Congress of Ophthalmology sponsored by the Cuban Society of Ophthalmology
  • Beirut, Lebanon, “The use of power modulations in phacoemulsification, the choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique in difficult and challenging cases, new phacoemulsification modalities, the C&C Vision CrystaLens accommodative IOL”, video presentation at the Symposium on Cataract Surgery, sponsored by the Pan Arab Academy of Ophthalmology
  • San Diego, CA, “The use of power modulations in phacoemulsification”, “The use of Healon 5 in small pupil cataract surgery”, Advances in Cataract Surgery, symposium sponsored by Pharmacia, Inc., (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Refractive lens exchange”, Multifocal IOLs and Refractive Lens Surgery, R Olson, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, “Management of iris prolapse”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (director and faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Posterior capsule rupture: options and choices”, Refractive Broken Capsule in Phaco: Now What to Do? Innovative Techniques, K Mehta, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Surgical strategies for enhancing outcomes with the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, “Use of the Array multifocal in refractive lens exchange”, Multifocal IOLs: Improving Patient Satisfaction with Proper Patient Selection, Biometry, and Astigmatism Control, RB Wallace III, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, Phacoemulsification: Special Cases and Pediatric Cataract, A Maldonado-Bas, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Management of iris prolapse”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags for repositioning of decentered lens”, Avoiding and Handling Complications of Phacoemulsification, C Kelman, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Surgical strategies for enhancing outcomes with the use of the AMO Array multifocal foldable IOL in cataract and refractive lens exchange”, Clinical Applications of Secondary Piggyback: How and Why, JM Bosc, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Crack and flip phacoemulsification in a mature white cataract”, The White Wash, K Doctor, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Surgical strategies for optimizing outcomes with the AMO Array foldable multifocal IOL”, Multifocal Intraocular Lens, D Ramamurthy, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Phacoemulsification in a patient with a tiny pupil, very shallow anterior chamber, and mature cataract”, Cataract Clinical Committee Session on Difficult and Challenging Cases, L Nichamin, MD, director, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “A review of current research on new modalities in phacoemulsification and IOL technology”, “Refractive lens exchange utilizing the AMO Array multifocal foldable IOL”, “The C&C Vision CrystaLens, Core I FDA-monitored study in the United States”, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Management of iris prolapse”, presentation in the video film festival sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Ooty, India, “Power modulations and new phacoemulsification and IOL technology”, EyeTrendz Conference, sponsored by Lotus Eye Hospital and Research Centre, (video presentation of keynote address)
  • Istanbul, Turkey, “Comparison of laser modalities of phacoemulsification of cataracts with ultrasound modalities for phacoemulsification of cataracts”, Surgical Strategies for Success, R Olson, MD, chairman, symposium sponsored by Allergan
  • Istanbul, Turkey, “Reduction in ultrasound power during phacoemulsification”, “Refractive lensectomy with the implantation of the Array multifocal IOL”, XIII
  • Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • Istanbul, Turkey, “Clear lens replacement with the Array multifocal IOL”, “Utilization of the toric IOL”, Lenticular Refractive Surgery: Indications, Techniques, and Complications, O Serdarevic, MD, director, course sponsored by the XIII
  • Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • Istanbul, Turkey, “New phacoemulsification technologies”, Recent Changes in my Cataract Surgical Technique, B Philipson, MD, chairman, symposium sponsored by the XIII Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology, (keynote speaker)
  • Istanbul, Turkey, Surgical wet lab on phacoemulsification, sponsored by Allergan in conjunction with the XIII Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology, (director)
  • Hayman Island, Australia, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, “Phacoemulsification of a mature cataract in the presence of a very shallow anterior chamber and a miotic pupil”, Surgical Strategies for Success, course sponsored by Allergan in conjunction with the Australian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Hayman Island, Australia, “The use of power modulations in phacoemulsification to enhance rapidity and excellence of visual rehabilitation”, “Clear lens extraction with implantation of the Array multifocal IOL”, “Results of the FDA-monitored study on the C&C Vision CrystaLens accommodative IOL”, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, Australian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, program for the year 2001, (invited speaker)
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “Increased efficiency of nuclear phacoemulsification with the new Sovereign system phaco power control software”, “New phacoemulsifi- cation modalities” (keynote speaker), “Experience with the C&C Vision AT-45 accommodative CrystaLens” (delivered by M Packer, MD,), XIX Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification”, “Customizing the choice of the IOL for particular patient needs”, Novelties in Advanced Phacoemulsification Technique, M Piovella, MD, director, course sponsored by XIX Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “Unedited phacoemulsification of a 4+ nuclear sclerotic cataract with the new Sovereign White Star technology”, Optimizing Efficiency in Phacoemulsification and Foldables Surgery, A Galand, MD, director, course sponsored by XIX Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, Symposium of the European Cataract Outcomes Study Group, sponsored by XIX Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (opening address)
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands, “The use of Healon 5 in phacoemulsification of a cataract in a patient with an intractable small pupil”, film for Video Library, sponsored by XIX Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “The accommodative IOL”, “Refractive lens exchange with the Array foldable multifocal IOL”, “Choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, XXXI Brazilian Congress of Ophthalmology
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “The present and future in cataract surgery”, Cataract course, B Mendonca, MD, director, sponsored by XXXI Brazilian Congress of Ophthalmology, (faculty member)
  • Portland, OR, “New phacoemulsification and IOL technology: Where is it taking us?”, Vision 2001: A Comprehensive Ophthalmology Update, presented by the Casey Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, Oregon Health and Science University, (invited speaker)
  • New Orleans, LA, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, in The Physics of Phaco Revisited: An Explanation of Physical Principles in Relation to Techniques Governing Successful Surgical Outcomes, WJ Fishkind, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, “Management of a patient with severe proliferative diabetic retinopathy, mature cataract, neovascularization of the iris, and small chamber”, in Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery, MC Kraff, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, in Advanced Phaco Techniques and Phaco-Nit, S Agarwal, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, “Choo choo chop and flip in difficult and challenging cases”, “Management of iris prolapse”, “Late reopening of fibrosed capsular bags for IOL repositioning”, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsification and Implant Surgeon, CD Kelman, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, LA, “Improving patient satisfaction in cataract and refractive surgery”, in Balancing Patient Expectations and Satisfaction, symposium sponsored by the combined meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Medical Association Ophthalmology Council
  • New Orleans, LA, “Cold phacoemulsification is a hot topic”, in Hot Topics, symposium sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • St. Louis, MO, “Studies on power modulations and new phacoemulsification technology”, “An array of difficult and challenging cases”, sponsored by the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
  • Waterbury, CT, “Studies on power modulations and new phacoemulsification technology”, “Phacoemulsification and IOL surgery for the treatment of cataract and refractive errors”, Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians

2002

  • Park City, UT, “Refractive lens exchange: a triple win”, “Cold phaco is a hot topic”, “Use of single-piece acrylic IOLs for compromised capsules and zonules”, “The use of the Morcher capsular tension ring in floppy iridies”, Symposium on Phaco, Foldables, and Refractive Results, A Crandall, MD, director, sponsored by Alcon
  • Hawaii, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, “New IOLs we have investigated over the past year”, “A complex quartet”, “Refractive lens exchange with multifocal IOLs”, “Choo choo chop and flip in difficult and challenging cases”, Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting
  • Hawaii, “Improved outcomes utilizing NeoSoniX technology and AdvanTec software”, How to Avoid Complications in Difficult Cases, DN Serafano, MD, director, symposium sponsored by Alcon
  • Athens, Greece, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique utilizing power modulations”, “The choo choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique in difficult and challenging cases”, 16th International Hellenic Society of Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery, videotape and teleconference from Eugene, Oregon
  • Seattle, WA, “Studies on power modulations and new phacoemulsification technology”, “Phacoemulsification and IOL surgery for the treatment of cataract and refractive errors”, “A potpourri of difficult and challenging cases”, “Case presentation on a one-eyed young woman with a mature cataract, thirty previous glaucoma surgeries and multiple ocular abnormalities”, Washington Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, (invited speaker)
  • Saõ Paulo, Brazil, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, “The management of difficult and challenging phacoemulsification cases”, “Refractive lens surgery and choosing the best technique for each patient”, The International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Refractive Surgery and the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Lens Implantation, (invited speaker)
  • Sydney, Australia, “New Phacoemulsification Technology”, “Choo-Choo Chop and Flip Phacoemulsification Technique”, “Refractive Lens Exchange”, “Hot Topics”, Surgical Strategies for Success Seminar, sponsored by Allergan, (course director and faculty member)
  • Sydney, Australia, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, “New Power Modalities”, Advanced Phaco Conversion, IH Fine, MD, and CH Low, MD, co-directors, course sponsored by the XXIXth International Congress of Ophthalmology
  • Sydney, Australia, “New Power Sources for Phacoemulsification”, Phaco Dynamics symposium, B Seibel, MD, director, course sponsored by Bausch and Lomb
  • Sydney, Australia, “Whitestar Technology and New Phacoemulsification Modalities”, Whitestar technology roundtable, sponsored by Allergan in conjunction with the XXIXth International Congress of Ophthalmology
  • Sydney, Australia, “Customizing Phacoemulsification Perimeters and IOL Choice to Maximize Outcomes in Cataract Surgery”, Quality in Cataract Surgery, G Barrett, MD, director, course sponsored by the XXIXth International Congress of Ophthalmology (invited speaker)
  • Sydney, Australia, “The C&C Vision CrystaLens Accommodative IOL”, Multifocal Technology, IH Fine, MD, director, symposium sponsored by the XXIXth International Congress of Ophthalmology (invited speaker)
  • Sydney, Australia, “Conductive Keratoplasty to Treat Presbyopia by Inducing Monovision”, poster, XXIXth International Congress of Ophthalmology
  • Cleveland, OH, “Today’s phacoemulsification technique”, “Use of power modulations and phacoemulsification in new phacoemulsification modalities”, “Anterior segment complications of cataract surgery”, Advances in Cataract and Refractive Surgery/Cornea and Anterior Segment Disease, sponsored by The Cole Eye Institute of The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Philadelphia, PA, “What we expect and have achieved from axial length measurements”, Axiometry Workshop, sponsored by Pharmacia at the ASCRS Symposium on Cataract, IOL and Refractive Surgery
  • Philadelphia, PA, “Challenging cataract surgery cases”, Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases, E Davis MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Philadelphia, PA, “Our experience with refractive lens exchange”, Presbyopia: Refractive Surgery Comes of Age, IH Fine, MD, director, symposium jointly sponsored by ESCRS and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Philadelphia, PA, “Comparative study on new phacoemulsification and IOL technology”, The Best in Advanced Phacoemulsification, D Serafano, MD, director, symposium sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Philadelphia, PA, “IOL explant and exchange”, IOLs for Challenging Eyes: Practical Solutions and Strategies, L Nichamin, MD, director, symposium sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Philadelphia, PA, “A complex quartet”, Management of Complicated Cases Symposium, L Nichamin, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Philadelphia, PA, “My Phacolase technique”, Making the Transition to Asclepion- Meditec Erbium: YAG Laser Phacoemulsification, M Packer, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Philadelphia, PA, “Management of an aborted phacoemulsification 24 hours earlier with a broken capsule and a dropped nucleus”, Innovative Management of Broken Capsules and Subluxed Lenses: New Techniques, K Mehta, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Philadelphia, PA, “Customizing your IOL choice for all patients”, Update on Foldable IOLs, P Percival, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Philadelphia, PA, “Management of posterior polar cataracts”, Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases, IH Fine, MD, director and faculty member, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Philadelphia, PA, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, “White Star phaco power control system”, “Results of CrystaLens implantation in 100 eyes”, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Philadelphia, PA, “Current state of the art in cataract and lens surgery”, Clinical and Surgical Staff Program sponsored by the American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators, (faculty member)
  • Philadelphia, PA, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, presentation in the video film festival sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Nashville, TN, “The choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique and its use in difficult and challenging cases”, “Optimizing phaco parameters and IOL choices for each patient”, Comprehensive Ophthalmology: Pearls V, sponsored by the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Vanderbilt University, held in conjunction with the Tennessee Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Nashville, TN, “Lens-related refractive surgery modalities”, The Fifth Annual Refractive Surgery Conference, sponsored by the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Vanderbilt University
  • Sea Island, GA, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique”, “Use of power modulations in phacoemulsification”, “The choo-choo chop and flip in difficult and challenging cases”, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, “Refractive lens exchange with the Array Multifocal IOL”, “New phacoemulsification modalities”, “Lifestyles: reducing stress by riding motorcycles”, 2002 Annual Meeting, sponsored by the Georgia Society of Ophthalmology
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery” – satellite broadcast to all South American countries including the Dominican Republic and Honduras, sponsored by the Argentine Ophthalmological Society
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, “New technologies in phacoemulsification”, IH Fine, MD and C Argento, MD, co-directors, course sponsored by the Argentine Ophthalmological Society
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, “New phacoemulsification technologies”, IH Fine, MD, director, symposium sponsored by the Argentine Ophthalmological Society
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, “Customizing IOL choices in special cases,” D Perrone, MD, director, course sponsored by the Argentine Ophthalmological Society
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina, “My most recent whitewash”, “A complex quartet”, Management of Complicated Cases, E Malbran, MD, director, course sponsored by the Argentine Ophthalmological Society
  • Prague, Czech Republic, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, Charles University, (visiting professor)
  • Prague, Czech Republic, Demonstration of phacoemulsification and IOL implantation using the Alcon Legacy 20,000 with NeoSoniX and Advantec software, assisting Dr. Pavel Kuchynka, Charles University
  • Prague, Czech Republic, “Management of difficult and challenging cases”, “A complex quartet”, “My most recent whitewash”, “Management of posterior polar cataract”, P Kuchynka, MD, director, conference sponsored by Charles University and Alcon Surgical, (senior lecturer)
  • Nice, France, “Management of posterior polar cataract”, Video Symposium of Challenging Cases, R Osher, MD, moderator, symposium sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Nice, France, “Unedited phacoemulsification and IOL implantation utilizing the AMO Sovereign with WhiteStar technology”, Optimizing Efficiency in Phaco and Foldable Surgery, A Galand, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Nice, France, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, Improving Vision: LASIK, Lenses and Beyond, D Lindstrom, MD, moderator, symposium sponsored by AMO/Ocular Surgical News
  • Nice, France, “Refractive lens exchange with the Array multifocal IOL”, Refractive Lens Surgery, B Dick, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Nice, France, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, Phacoemulsification and the State of the Art in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, IH Fine, MD, and M Packer, MD, moderators, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Nice, France, “New perspectives in lens extraction and implant surgery”, Refractive Lens Exchange, IH Fine, MD, and E Rosen, MD, co-directors, joint symposium sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery/European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Nice, France, “Focus on multifocality”, Clinical Applications of Secondary Piggyback: How and Why?, J Bosc, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Nice, France, “The SmartLens: a new, thermodynamic injectable accommodating IOL”, Breaking News Session sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Nice, France, “Enhanced outcomes utilizing the Alcon Legacy 20000 phacoemulsification system with NeoSoniX hardware and Advantec software”, “Phacoemulsification through two 1mm incisions”, papers presented at the XXth Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Koblenz, Germany, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, Refractive Surgery, P Schmitz-Valckenberg, director, meeting sponsored by Domilens
  • Mumbai, India, “New phacoemulsification technology”, “The use of power modulations in phacoemulsification”, “The choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification technique in difficult and challenging cases”, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, the IV International Conference on Advances in Ophthalmology, held under the auspices of the International Academy for Advances in Ophthalmology, jointly sponsored by the Intraocular and Refractive Societies of India
  • Mumbai, India, Multifocal IOLs, Phakic IOLs, and Refractive Lens Exchange, IH Fine, MD, discussion leader, conference in conjunction with the IV International Conference on Advances in Ophthalmology, held under the auspices of the International Academy for Advances in Ophthalmology, jointly sponsored by the Intraocular and Refractive Societies of India
  • Orlando, FL, “Refractive lensectomy with multifocal IOLs”, Refractive Surgery in the Young and Old, J Salz, MD, moderator, Refractive Surgery Sub-specialty Day, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “The triple win”, European Surgeon Training Meeting, meeting sponsored by C & C Vision
  • Orlando, FL, “Comparative analysis of WhiteStar in a variety of surgical techniques”, Advanced Applications in Cataract Surgery, symposium sponsored by AMO Surgical
  • Orlando, FL, “Power modulations”, “Advantages of chopping techniques”, “Sovereign WhiteStar”, “Legacy NeoSoniX”, “AdvanTix”, “Aqualase”, “Zonular compromise”, “Capsular dyes”, “Micro-incision IOLs”, “Polymers”, “The triple win”, New Technology in Phacoemulsification, IH Fine, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “New perspectives in lens and refractive surgery”, “ Refractive lens exchange with multifocal IOLs”, Lenticular Refractive Surgery, O Serdarevic, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “Wavefront technology meets cataract surgery”, Next Generation Intraocular Lens Meets Wavefront Technology, symposium sponsored by the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, the Institute for Continuing Education and Ophthalmology Times
  • Orlando, FL, “A Complex Quartet”, Spotlight on Cataract Surgery 2002: Pearls on Handling Complicated Cases and Complications, IH Fine, MD and D Chang, MD, co-directors, session sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “Phaco in the presence of pseudoexfoliation”, Managing the Patient with Both Cataract and Glaucoma, S Masket, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “Posterior Polar Cataract”, Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Technology, M Kraff, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “Choo-choo chop and flip phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsifier and Implant Surgeon, C Kelman, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “Management of posterior polar cataracts”, Advanced Phaco Techniques and Phaconit Cataract Surgery Through a 0.9mm Incision, A Agarwal, MD, director, course sponsored by the Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “New Phacoemulsification Modalities”, The Physics of Phaco, W Fishkind, MD, director, course sponsored by the Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Orlando, FL, “Hydrodissection and hydrodelineation”, “New technology in phacoemulsification”, “Foldable IOLs – Collamer”, “Poor zonular integrity”, Clinical Update Course on Cataract, S Lane, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Annual Meeting Program Committee and Lifelong Education for the Ophthalmologist Committee, (faculty member)

2003

  • Hawaii, HI, “New developments in refractive lens exchange”, International Intraocular Implant Club 2003 Retreat
  • Hawaii, “Clear corneal incisions require attention to detail”, “New IOL technology”, “New developments in refractive lens exchange”, Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting
  • Hawaii, “Recurrence of microhyphema following Kelman phacoemulsification and IOL implantation”, Manus Kraff, MD, director, complications symposium sponsored by the Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting
  • Park City, UT, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, “Recurrence of microhyphema following Kelman phacoemulsification and IOL implantation”, “Management of the small pupil with viscoelastic”, Symposium on IOLs, sponsored by Alcon
  • Maharashtra, India, “Sonolase: re-engineering phaco energy for a new level of control”, Introduction of new technology of sonolase energy using the Sovereign WhiteStar Phacoemulsification System, videotape and teleconference from Eugene, Oregon
  • New Orleans, LA, “New phaco technology”, “Difficult and challenging cases in cataract surgery”, “Pediatric management of posterior polar cataract”, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, 52nd annual symposium of the New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Houston, TX, “New phacoemulsification technology”, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, 18th annual Cullen course, (invited speaker)
  • Maringa, Brazil, “A morning with Dr. Fine”, “Our routine approach to cataract surgery”, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, “Recurrent, persistant micro-hyphema following phacoemulsification and IOL implantation in a monocular patient with pseudoexfoliation and glaucoma”, “Phacoemulsification of a dense, subluxed nucleus in a Marfan’s syndrome patient”, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of a patient with proliferative diabetic retinopathy, mature cataract, small pupil and neovascularization of the iris”, VII International Symposium – Advances in Ophthalmology, (invited speaker)
  • Maringa, Brazil, Live surgery demonstration of refractive lens exchange using bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification
  • Vail, CO, “Clear corneal incisions and cataract surgery”, “Transition to bimanual micro-phacoemulsification”, “Customizing IOL choice”, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery”, “Recurrent, persistant micro-hyphema following phacoemulsification and IOL implantation in a monocular patient with pseudoexfoliation and glaucoma”, “Phacoemulsification of a dense, subluxed nucleus in a Marfan’s syndrome patient”, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of a patient with proliferative diabetic retinopathy, mature cataract, small pupil and neovascularization of the iris”, Current Concepts in Ophthalmology 20th Annual Meeting, sponsored by the Wilmer Eye Institute
  • San Francisco, CA, “Cataract: Cataract surgery”, IH Fine, MD moderator, symposium sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA, “Millennium phacoemulsification system with and without the burst-mode software”, Cataract: Phaco Instruments, symposium sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA, “Choo choo chop & flip phaco in difficult and challenging cases,” Challenging Cataract Surgery Cases, Symposium: Young Physicians & Residents Symposium on Refractive and Cataract Surgery, E Davis, MD, moderator, symposium sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA “Cruise control for improved phaco fluidics” Innovators Session, symposium sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA “New phaco and IOL technologies” Symposium: Refractive Lens Exchange, IH Fine, MD, and ES Rosen, MD, moderators, symposium jointly sponsored by the Europeon Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA “Small-incision bimanual phacoemulsification with the Sovereign WhiteStar system” Cataract: Phaco Instruments, symposium sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA “Phacoemulsification in the presence of a subluxed lens (Marfan’s)”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, IH Fine, MD, RS Hoffman, MD, and M Packer, MD, directors and faculty members, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA “How to make the transition toward the bimanual cold-phaco technique”, CV Roger, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA “”Making the transition to bimanual phacoemulsification”, “Bimanual micro-incision refractive lens exchange”, Bimanual Microincision Surgery Using Low Energy Cool Phaco, RJ Olson, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA “Management of persistant postoperative micro-hyphema following phacoemulsification and IOL implantation in a one-eyed patient with pseudoexfoliation”, “Transition to bimanual micro-incision phaco”, Avoiding and Handling Complications of Phacoemulsification, CD Kelman, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA “New bimanual micro-incision phaco techniques” 2003: The Best in Advanced Phacoemulsification, DN Serafano, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA “SuperDiamond: A new blade technology”, presentation in the video film festival sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA “In the absence of capsule support”, M Packer, MD, producer, IH Fine, MD, and RS Hoffman, MD, co-producers, presentation in the video film festival sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • Nuremberg, Germany, “New perspectives in cataract and refractive surgery” sponsored by the 16th Congress of the German Ophthalmic Surgeons International Symposium
  • Florence, Italy, Live surgery on new lenses and complex cases, IH Fine, Chairperson, International Joint Meeting on Cataract and Refractive Surgery sponsored by the Italian Society of Ophthalmology, the Italian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Ocular Surgery News, and the International Society of Refractive Surgery
  • Florence, Italy, Accommodative lenses symposium, IH Fine, Chairperson, International Joint Meeting on Cataract and Refractive Surgery sponsored by the Italian Society of Ophthalmology, the Italian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Ocular Surgery News, and the International Society of Refractive Surgery
  • Florence, Italy, “Summary of the FDA monitored study on the C and C Vision CrystaLens”, International Joint Meeting on Cataract and Refractive Surgery sponsored by the Italian Society of Ophthalmology, the Italian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Ocular Surgery News, and the International Society of Refractive Surgery
  • Florence, Italy, “New phacoemusification and IOL technology”, Symposium on White Cataract, International Joint Meeting on Cataract and Refractive Surgery sponsored by the Italian Society of Ophthalmology, the Italian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Ocular Surgery News, and the International Society of Refractive Surgery
  • Florence, Italy, “Management of persistant mini hyphema following uncomplicated phacoemulsification”, International Joint Meeting on Cataract and Refractive Surgery sponsored by the Italian Society of Ophthalmology, the Italian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Ocular Surgery News, and the International Society of Refractive Surgery
  • Montreal, Canada, “Refractive lens exchange”, Marvin Kwitko Lecture, sponsored by the 10th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (invited lecture)
  • Montreal, Canada, “Transition to bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification surgery”, 10th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Montreal, Canada, “Challenging cases in phacoemulsification”, 10th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Eugene, Oregon, “Lessons from the early learning curve”, “The use of adjunct devises through micro-incisions”, “The use of capsular tension rings”, “Bimanual micro-incison refractive lens exchange”, Demonstration of live surgery, The Fine, Hoffman and Packer Course on Transition to Bimanual Micro-nsicion Phacoemulsification”, IH Fine, Course Director.
  • Munich, Germany, “Small pupils and pseudoexfoliation”, Bausch & Lomb Global Surgeons Alliance Meeting, E Martens, MD, moderator, R Lindstrom, MD, chair, symposium sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Munich, Germany, Unedited video, “Choo choo chop & flip phacoemulsification and IOL implantation”, Optimizing Efficiency in Phaco and Foldables Surgery, A Galand, MD director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Munich, Germany, “MICS instrumentation”, Micro-incision Cataract Surgery (MICS): From Theory to Practice, J Alio, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Munich, Germany, “Management of persistent and recurrent hyphema following pupil stretching for phacoemulsification”, Video Symposium on Challenging Cases, symposium sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Munich, Germany, “Bimanual micro-incision phaco”, “Bimanual micro-incision phaco for refractive lens exchange”, Novelties in Advanced Phacoemulsification Technique: What is Best for Me?, M Piovella, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Munich, Germany, “Mangement of subluxed cataract in Marfan’s syndrome patient with an interesting complication”, Advanced Phaco Techniques, A Agarwal, MD, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Munich, Germany, “New concepts and models of multifocal IOLs”, The Next Generation of IOLs, J Alio, MD, R Bellucci, MD, chairpersons, Main Symposium sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Munich, Germany, “Refractive lens exchange: Seeing the future clearly”, ISRS/AAO Symposium, Refractive Surgery: New Directions and Trends, J Alio, chairperson, joint symposium sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery, the Amercian Academy of Ophthalmology, and the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Munich, Germany, “Evaluation of cataract surgery using the Millennium phaco system”, “Refractive lens exchange and implantation of the Array multifocal IOL”, papers presented at the XXI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Sun City, South Africa, “Management of persistant mini hyphema following uncomplicated phacoemulsification in a one-eyed patient with pseudoexfoliationand glaucoma”, “Refractive lens exchange”, presentations delivered by Ivan Marais, M.D. at the 12th International Southern African Congress on Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by the Southern African Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Anaheim, CA, “Use of multifocal IOL and refractive lens exchange for presbyopia in hyperopes”, Free paper presentation at Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day co-sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Anaheim, CA, “Three year results of the US FDA myopia STAAR ICL study”, Free paper presentation sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Anaheim, CA, “Refractive lens exchange”, Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day co-sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthalmology, keynote address
  • Anaheim, CA, “Use of capsular tension rings and pseudoexfoliation,” Managing the Patient with Both Cataract and Glaucoma, S Masket, MD, AS Crandall, MD, course directors, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Anaheim, CA, “New technology in phaco: Sonic wave”, “Management of Presbyopia”, “Poor zonular integrity”, Clinical Update Course on Cataract, S Lane, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Annual Meeting Program Committee and Lifelong Education for the Ophthalmologist Committee, faculty member
  • Anaheim, CA, “MICS Instrumentation”, Microincision Catarac Surgery, JL Alio, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalomology
  • Anaheim, CA, “Transition to bimanual micro-incision phaco”, “Bimanual micro-incision refractive lens exchange”, The Lord of the Phaco: Cataract Surgery with Microincision, Thin IOLs, and Bimanual Technique, M Piovella, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Anaheim, CA, “New phaco technology/practical video, different techniques, different machines”, The Physics of Phaco: The Physical Principles for Successful Surgical Outcomes, WJ Fishkind, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Anaheim, CA, “Power modulations and the advantages of chopping techniques”, “Bimanual phacoemulsification with the Millennium system”, “WhiteStar phaco power control system”, “Zonular compromise and capsular tension rings”, “Capsular dyes”, “Micro-incision IOLs”, “The triple win”, New Technology in Phacoemulsification, IH Fine, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Anaheim, CA, “Management of an extremely miotic pupil at the time of phacomulsification”, “Innovative spin-offs of bimanual micro-incision techniques”, Advanced Course for the Phacoemulsification and Implant Surgeon, CD Kelman, MD, director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Anaheim, CA,” Accommodating v. Multifocal IOLs”, Spotlight on Pseudophakic IOLs: Where Are We Now? Where Are We Going?, DF Chang, MD, LD, Nichamin, MD directors, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Anaheim, CA, Symposium: Cataract Surgery: Living on the Edge, moderated by RH Osher, MD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, panel member
  • Anaheim, CA, “Management of the small pupil”, Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery, MC Kraff, MD, director, co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Annual Meeting Program Committee and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, panel member
  • Anaheim, CA, “Wavefront and other new IOL technology”, Symposium, Refractive Surgery: Spanning the Globe, PN Nagpal, MD, A Agarwal, MD, directors, co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the AAO International Advisory Committee
  • Anaheim, CA, “Why refractive lens exchange will become the dominant modality for refractive surgery”, Press Conference sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Anaheim, CA, “MST tools for bimanual phaco”, Duet System Breakfast Meeting sponsored by MicroSurgical Technology
  • Anaheim, CA, “Bimanual phaco on the Millennium”, Global Surgeons Alliance Meeting sponsored by Bausch & Lomb
  • Anaheim, CA, “Transition to bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, IH Fine, MD, producer, presentation in the video program sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology

2004

  • Park City, UT, “New IOL technology and refractive lens exchange”, “New phaco technology and bimanual micro-incision phaco”, “Management of extreme miotic pupil”, “Experiences and lessons learned from 400 capsular tension rings”, Symposium on Phaco, Foldables, and Refractive Results, A Crandall, MD, director, sponsored by Alcon
  • Kauai, Hawaii, “New phacoemulsification technology”, “New IOL technology”, “Wound construction and best practices for optimizing surgical outcomes”, “Cataract surgery complications panel: Management of extreme miotic pupil,” Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting
  • Kauai, Hawaii, “Applications in capsular tension rings”, Capsular Tension Rings: Surgical Technique and Indications, IH Fine, MD, RH Osher, MD directors, symposium sponsored by AMO
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada, “Transition to bimanual phaco – Why bother?”, “Clear corneal incisions require attention to detail”, “Complex & complicated cataract surgery”, Modern Concepts in Cataract Surgery, symposium sponsored by the University of British Columbia, Department of Ophthalmology Providence Health Care, and the British Columbia Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
  • Laguna Niguel, CA, “Microincision cataract surgery: Pearls for making the transition”, “Role of TSV25 posterior vitrectomy in anterior segment surgery”, “Complications panel: Bimanual microincison phaco in one eyed patient with 35mm axial length and dense cataract”, Refractive presbyopic lens exchange”, Innovators Cataract Symposium, sponsored by Bausch & Lomb
  • San Diego, CA, “Bimanual micro incision refractive lens exchange with the Array multifocal IOL and the CrystaLens accommodative IOL”, Accommodative IOLs: Newer Techniques, New Implants, CK Mehta, MD, and KR Mehta, MD, co-directors, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Bimanual Micro phaco: The final frontier in cataract surgery”, Micro Phaco: The Final Frontier in Cataract Surgery, KR Mehta, MD, and CK Mehta, MD, co-directors, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Bimanual phacoemulfisifcation with the Millennium system”, Cataract: Cataract Surgery Three-Minute Paper Session, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Phacoemulsification in a markedly hypotenous eye”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging cases, IH Fine, MD, RS Hoffman, MD, M Packer, MD, directors, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “My way to do MICS”, MICS and MICS Lenses, JL Alio, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Bimanual microincision phaco: Useful for both rock-hard cataracts as well as refractive lens exchange”, The Lord of the Phaco: Cataract Surgery with Microincision Thin IOLs, Bimanual Technique, M Piovella, MD, director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Oh my god, give me another chance”, Oh My God, Give Me Another Chance, KJ Doctor, MD, MS Sachdev, MD, co-directors, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Techniques of cataract surgery”, Young Physicians and Residents Symposium on Refractive and Cataract Surgery, E Davis, MD, moderator, symposium sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Young Physicians and Residents Clinical Committee, (faculty member)
  • San Diego, CA, “Transitioning to bimanual microphaco using WhiteStar technology: Technique, instrumentation & surgical pearls for success”, Bimanual Microinciaion Phacoemulsification, M Packer, MD, IH Fine, MD, RS Hoffman, MD, co-directors, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Refractive lens exchange with the Array multifocal IOL and WhiteStar bimanual phacoemulsification”, Refractive: Refractive Lensectomy Paper Session, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, Challenge Cup, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of challenging anatomy”, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Innovative spin-offs of bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, presentation in the film festival, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Bali, Indonesia, “Refractive lens exchange”, Plenary lecture symposium at the 17th International Cataract Implant Microsurgery & Refractive Keratoplasty Meeting of the Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive and the Indonesian Ophthalmologists Association
  • Bali, Indonesia, “Use of the IOL Master for Optimizing Outcomes in Cataract & Refractive Lens Exchange”, “Compendium of Difficult and Challenging Cases”, “Clear Corneal Incisions Require Attention to Detail”, “New Phacoemulsification Technology”, Course director, the 17th International Cataract Implant Microsurgery & Refractive Keratoplasty Meeting of the Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive and the Indonesian Ophthalmologists Association
  • Bali, Indonesia, “Accommodating IOLs”, Satellite symposium at the 17th International Cataract Implant Microsurgery & Refractive Keratoplasty Meeting of the Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive and the Indonesian Ophthalmologists Association
  • Eugene, Oregon, “Transition to bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification”, “The use of adjunct devises through micro-incisions”, “Pupil stretching”, “Healon 5”, “The use of capsular tension rings”, “Bimanual micro-incison refractive lens exchange”, Demonstration of live surgery, WhiteStar Bimanual Micro-insicion Phacoemulsification Course, IH Fine, Course Director, course sponsored by Drs. Fine, Hoffman and Packer and Advanced Medical Optics
  • Chester, United Kingdom, “Refractive lens exchange”, update on Rayner Medal Lecture at the 25the Anniversary of the Rayner Medal Lecture, sponsored by Rayner, Ltd, and the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Chester, United Kingdom, “You the jury”, pro-bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification presenter, symposium sponsored by the United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Paris, France, “How I do MICS in my regular practice”, Microincision Cataract Surgery (MICS) and MICS Lenses, J Alio, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Paris, France, “Bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification for refractive lens exchange: A new measure of safety and minimally invasive surgery”, C Verges, director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Paris, France, “Refractive lens exchange”, New Trends in Cataract Surgery, R Uusitalo, E Hachet, chairpersons, Main Symposium sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Paris, France, “Innovative spin-offs of bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification technology”, “Experience with the crystalens in refractive lens exchange”, “3D vision systems digital microsurgery workstation”, papers presented at the XXII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Clear corneal incisions: Increased risk?”, Spotlight on Cataracts 2004: Cataract Controversies, DF Chang, LD Nichamin, chairpersons, Spotlight session co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Phakic and refractive implants are the future of refractive surgery”, LASIK Under Fire, RR Krueger, SE Wilson, chairpersons, symposia co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Cataract Surgery: Living on the Edge”, panelist, RH Osher, chairperson, symposia co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Next-generation cataract surgery: New treatment for cataract blindness worldwide”, Innovations in Managing Cataract Blindness Worldwide, MO Tso, chairperson, presented by International Council of Ophthalmology and co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, moderator, Breakfast with the Experts: Cataract – Bimanual Microincision Phacoemulsification and Refractive Lens Exchange, co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, Sambare CV, Seedevi JP, Fisher F, Moore J, Sharma A, “Comparing endothelial cell loss following phacoemulsification between WhiteStar Sovereign (AMO) and Millennium (Bausch and Lomb) phacoemulsification machines”, co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology (discussant)
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, Siganos DS, Papastergiou GI, Bessis N, “Clinical evaluation of the crystalens accommodating intraocular lens: Three-year follow-up”, co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology (discussant)
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “The use of capsular tension rings”, Managing the Patient with Both Cataract and Glaucoma, S Masket, AS Crandall, senior instructor, course co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Microincision cataract surgery: Techniques and pearls”, “Management of presbyopia”, “Poor zonular integrity”, LEO Clinical Update Course on Cataract, SS Lane, senior instructor, course jointly sponsored by the Academy’s Annual Meeting Program Committee and the Lifelong Education for the Ophthalmologist (LEO) Committee (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Oh my god, give me another chance”, Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery, M Kraff, senior instructor, course jointly sponsored by the Academy’s Annual Meeting Program Committee and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Overview of new phaco technology”, Micro-Incision Cataract Surgery, IH Fine, RS Hoffman, senior instructors, course co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Bimanual micro-incision refractive lens exchange”, The Lord of the Phaco: Cataract Surgery with Microincision, Thin IOLs, and Bimanual Technique, M Piovella, senior instructor, course co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “My method for doing vitrectomy before cataract surgery”, Posterior Vitrectomy Instrumentation Techniques for Challenging Anterior Segment Surgery, E De Juan, R Braga-Mele, senior instructors, course co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Bimanual micro-incision refractive lens exchange”, Microincision Cataract Surgery, JL Alio, senior instructor, course co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Summary of new phaco technology and bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification”, The Physics of Phaco: An Explanation of the Physical Principles Underlying Successful Surgical Techniques, WJ Fishkind, senior instructor, course co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, “Clinical experience with the eyeonics AT-45 accommodating IOL”, Accommodating and Multifocal IOL Technology for Presbyopia: Principles, Performance, and Promise, SD McLeod, senior instructor, course co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the European Society of Ophthalmology (faculty member)
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, Panel Discussion: Phakic IOLs: Personal Experience and Clinical Insights”, IH Fine, MJ Tassignon, Co-moderators, Section VII: Intraocular Refractive Surgery, Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day, sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Santiago, Chile, “New phacoemulsification technology”, “New intraocular lens technology”, “Refractive lens exchange”, Transition to bimanual micro-incision phaco”, “Phaco in the presence of an extremely shallow anterior chamber”, “Innovative spinoffs of bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification”, “Management of small pupil in phacoemulsification”, Anterior Segment Meeting sponsored by the Chilean Society of Ophthalmology
  • Viseu, Portugal, “Microincision cataract surgery”, Main symposium, “New trends in cataract surgery”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Course, XLVII Congress of the Portuguese Society of Ophthalmology

2005

  • Park City, UT, “New IOL technology“, “Bimanual micro-incision of difficult cases”, “Refractive lens exchange”, Symposium on Phaco, Foldables, and Refractive Results, A Crandall, MD, director, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation
  • Park City, UT, “Bimanual v. coaxial phaco“, “Accommodative (Crystalens) v. multifocal (Restor) IOLs”, Point-Counterpoint sessions, Symposium on Phaco, Foldables, and Refractive Results, A Crandall, MD, director, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation
  • Eugene, OR, “Ocular clinical correlations”, Anatomy II, Exercise and Movement Science Department, University of Oregon, S Verscheure, director
  • San Francisco, CA, “New IOL technology”, Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium, sponsored by Pacific Vision Institute, E Faktorovich, director
  • Aruba, West Indies, “Modern micro-incision cataract surgery”, Fifth Biennial Retreat of the International Intraocular Implant Club
  • Coral Gables, FL, “Bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification”, “Difficult and challenging cataract cases”, “Refractive lens exchange”, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Congress, sponsored by the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, SH Yoo, director
  • Pittsburgh, PA, “Refractive lens exchange”, “Current status of bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification”, “Management of complications during cataract surgery”, 41st Annual Spring Meeting of the Pittsburgh Ophthalmology Society, jointly sponsored by Healthsouth Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital, KP Cheng, director
  • Washington, DC, “Preoperative and intraoperative assessment and management of loose zonules. CTRs I: Indications & Techniques”, Glaucoma Day Symposium, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Glaucoma Clinical Committee
  • Washington, DC, participant in panel discussion “Surgical and IOL decisions in the pseudoexfoliation eye”, Glaucoma Day Symposium, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Glaucoma Clinical Committee
  • Washington, DC, “Bimanual Micro-Incision Technology in Difficult and Challenging Cases”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging cases, IH Fine, RS Hoffman, M Packer, co-directors, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Washington, DC, “Phacoemulsification modalities”, Bimanual Microincision Phacoemulsification, R Braga-Mele, course director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • Washington, DC, “Accommodating IOLs (IH Fine) versus Multifocal IOLs (SS Lane)”, Tough Calls in Refractive Surgery, RD Stulting, course director, course sponsored by the Refractive Surgery Clinical Committee of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • Washington, DC, “Techniques, Clinical Experiences and IOL Choice”, Refractive Lensectomy in Myopia and Hyperopia – Indications, Techniques, IOL Power Calculations, and Results, FJ Goes, course director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • Washington, DC, “Partnership” co-presentation with M Packer, Job Fest Symposium, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Young Physicians and Residents Clinical Committee (faculty member)
  • Washington, DC, “Three surprises, three pearls”, presentation in Symposium: Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery: Pearls or Pebbles, LD Nichamin, moderator, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Catarct Clinical Committee
  • Washington, DC, “Bimanual microincision cataract surgery and refractive lens exchange: Outcomes”, paper presentation in Cataract Phaco Techniques, Bimanual, LL Fry, moderator, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Washington, DC, “Optimizing refractive lens exchange with bimanual micro-incision phaco”, The Lord of the Phaco: Cataract Surgery with Microincision and Bimanual Technique, DN Serafano, course director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Washington, DC, “Complex cataract cases”, presentation in Symposium: Young Physicians & Residents Symposium on Refractive and Cataract Surgery, EA Davis, moderator, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Young Physicians and Residents Clinical Committee (faculty member)
  • Washington, DC, “Update on multifocal IOL use in refractive lens exchange – the Array multifocal IOL”, Update on Multifocal Intraocular Lens Use in Refractive Cataract Surgery, RJ Olson, course director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • Washington, DC, “Bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification”, Microphaco – the Final Frontier in Cataract Surgery, CK Mehta, course director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • Washington, DC, “Infection prophylaxis in clear corneal lens surgery”, paper presentation in Cataract: Phaco Techniques, M Colvard, moderator, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Washington, DC, “Innovative spinoffs of bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, Bimanual Phaco: Mastering the Phakonit/MICS Technique, S Agarwal, course director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • Washington, DC, “Bimanual micoincision of difficult and challenging cases”, Latest Techniques and Technologies in Phakonit/MICS/Bimanual Phaco, LF Vejarano, course director, course sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • Washington, DC, “Meeting those expectations with current technology & choosing your first patients – Array Multifocal IOL”, EyeWorld Educational Symposium Meeting Your Patients’ Refractive Expectations: Integrating New & Emerging IOLs Into Your Practice, co-sponsored by EyeWorld and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • Chicago, IL, “New phacoemulsification technology and bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification”, “Multifocal IOLs, phakic IOLs, and refractive lens exchange” presentations at the Annual Meeting of the Illinois Association of Ophthalmology and the Chicago Ophthalmological Society
  • Boston, MA, “Pearls in management of complex cataract cases”, Luncheon seminar, panelist with H Gimbal, MD at the Cataract Surgery Challenges Symposium, sponsored by the New England Ophthalmological Society
  • Boston, MA, “Management of the compromised zonular apparatus and the small pupil in phacoemulsification”, “Refractive lens exchange utilizing bimanual microincision phacoemulsification” presentations at the Cataract Surgery Challenges Symposium, sponsored by the New England Ophthalmological Society
  • Beijing, China, “Refractive lens exchange”, Plenary Session at the 18th Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Annual Meeting sponsored in conjunction with the 8th Congress of Chinese Cataract Surgery
  • Beijing, China, “Introduction of ASCRS”, “Use of bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, Conjoint Plenary Session of the Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons at the 18th Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Annual Meeting sponsored in conjunction with the 8th Congress of Chinese Cataract Surgery
  • Beijing, China, “Benefits of bimanual microphaco surgery with WhiteStar phacoemulsification technology”, Satellite Symposium: Update on Phaco Cataract Surgery: IOL & Phaco Technology sponsored by AMO at the 18th Asia Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Annual Meeting sponsored in conjunction with the 8th Congress of Chinese Cataract Surgery
  • Edmonton, Canada, “Innovative spinoffs of bimanual microincisional phaco”, “Multifocal and accommodative IOLs”, Session 8: Updates and Advancedments in Cataract Surgery, R Braga-Mele, moderator, Annual Meeting of the Canadian Ophthalmological Society
  • Edmonton, Canada, “Refractive lens exchange”, Session 10: Cataract Controversies, R Braga-Mele, H Climenhaga, moderators, Annual Meeting of the Canadian Ophthalmological Society
  • Edmonton, Canada, “Overview and future of cataract surgery”, Current Concepts 2, S El-Defrawy, moderator, Annual Meeting of the Canadian Ophthalmological Society
  • Bonito, Brazil, “Customization of IOL choice for each patient”, Pre-Congress Symposium, I Congresso de Oftalmologia de Mato Grosso do Sul em Bonito, sponsored by Advanced Medical Optics
  • Bonito, Brazil, “Spectrum of difficult and challenging cases”, “Refractive lens exchange”, “Update on new and innovative IOL technology and new phacoemulsification technology”, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, I Congresso de Oftalmologia de Mato Grosso do Sul em Bonito, sponsored by Advanced Medical Optics
  • Eugene, Oregon, “Transitioning to bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, “Special considerations and complications: Subluxed lens, intraocular cautery, torn capsule, post RK, pupil stretching, Healon 5, capsular tension rings”, “Complicated cases: Mature, traumatic cataract”, Demonstration of live surgery, The Fine, Hoffman and Packer Course on Transition to Bimanual Micro-nsicion Phacoemulsification”, IH Fine, Course Director, course sponsored Drs. Fine, Hoffman and Packer and Advanced Medical Optics.
  • Lisbon, Portugal, “The use of Healon 5 in the management of small pupils”, Advanced Ophthalmic Viscosurgical Devices (OVDs) for Advanced Techniques, G Auffarth, course director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Lisbon, Portugal, “Management of the miotic pupil”, presentation at the Main Symposium on Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Lisbon, Portugal, Free Paper Session, Phakic IOLs/Refractive Lens Exchange, IH Fine, moderator, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Lisbon, Portugal, “Bimanual Micro-Incision Cataract Surgery and Refractive Lens Exchange Outcomes”, in Free Paper Session, Phakic IOLs/Refractive Lens Exchange, IH Fine, Moderator, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Lisbon, Portugal, “Why US Ophthalmologists Should be Involved”, European Cataract Outcome Study Group Symposium, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Lisbon, Portugal, ISRS/AAO Session: Refractive Surgery on the Cutting Edge, Session IV: Refractive Lens Exchange or Phakic IOLs: When, Which, How?, IH Fine, moderator, Europeon Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Lisbon, Portugal, “Do we have a solution for presbyopia: Accommodating IOLs?” in ISRS/AAO Session: Refractive Surgery on the Cutting Edge, Session V: Do We Have a Solution for Presbyopia?, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Chicago, Illinois, Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Subspecialty Day, Section V: Intraocular Refractive Surgery: New Frontiers of Refractive Lens Exchange, IH Fine and V Centurion, moderators, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, Breakfast with the Experts Roundtable, “Refractive Lens Exchange”, IH Fine, moderator, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, “Pre-phaco pars plana vitrectomy”, Posterior Vitrectomy Course for the Anterior Segment Surgeon, R Braga-Mele, course director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, “The crystalens, an accommodating IOL”, Annual Meeting’s News Press Conference on IOLs, M McDonald, coordinator, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, “Piggyback (Post Cataract Surgery)”, ASCRS Symposia: Challenging Cases in Refractive Surgery, RF Steinert, RD Stulting, chairs, co-sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, Cataract Surgery: Living on the Edge, IH Fine, panelist, RH Osher, chair, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, “Technique ahead of its time”, Inaugural Charles D. Kelman Lecture, Spotlight on Cataract Surgery 2005: New Pearls on Managing Complicated Cases and Complications, D Chang, chair, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, “Longstanding, mature, traumatic cataract”, Phacoemulsification for Mature and Hypermature Cataracts, F Vejarano, course director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, “New Phacoemulsification Technology”, “Special Considerations & Complications”, Microincision Cataract Surgery (MICS), IH Fine, RS Hoffman, M Packer, course directors, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, “Late decentration of capsule and IOL with pseudoexfoliation”, Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery, M Kraff, course director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, “Bimanual phacoemulsification for refractive lens exchange”, Lord of the Phaco: Cataract Surgery with Microincision, Thin IOLs, and Bimanual Technique, M Piovella, course director, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Chicago, Illinois, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification”, 20th Annual Scientific Session and Tech Bowl, co-sponsored by the Association of Technical Personnel in Ophthalmology and the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology

2006

  • Maui, Hawaii, “Conducting your masterpiece”, Lifestyles Symposium: Life Outside Ophthalmology, Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting
  • Maui, Hawaii, “Refractive lens exchange: new technology”, Physician’s Program, Royal Hawaiian Eye Meeting
  • Park City, UT, “New accommodating IOL technology”, “Management of the Flomax pupil”, Physician Sessions, Phaco, Foldables & Refractive Results Symposium, sponsored by SLACK, Inc.
  • Park City, UT, “Bimanual phaco for posterior polar cataract”, “Bimanual phaco for difficult and challenging cases”, Video Sessions, Phaco, Foldables & Refractive Results Symposium, sponsored by SLACK, Inc.
  • Park City, UT, “Multifocal IOL (Cionni) v. Accommodating IOL (Fine)”, “Mix and Match (Fine) or Same Bifocal (Cionni) IOL”, “Bimanual Microincision (Fine) v. 2mm Coaxial (Masket)”, Point/Counterpoint Session, Phaco, Foldables & Refractive Results Symposium, sponsored by SLACK, Inc.
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “How to develop a world-class cataract practice in a very small town in the United States: Involving marketing, work with industry, research and staff”, Sociedade Brasileira de Administracao em Oftalmologia Symposium, World Ophthalmology Congress, sponsored by International Council of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Association, and the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Refractive lens exchange: current perspective”, Refractive Surgery for the General Ophthalmologist, symposium sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthamology, World Ophthalmology Congress, sponsored by International Council of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Association, and the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Innovative spinoffs of bimanual micro-incision phaco”, Bimanual Phaco – Mastering the Phakonit / MICS Technique, A Agarwal, course director, World Ophthalmology Congress, sponsored by International Council of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Association, and the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Lifetime Refractive Surgery: RLE”, Symposium on Refractive Surgery Throughout a Lifetime, World Ophthalmology Congress, sponsored by International Council of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Association, and the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Bimanual MICS”, New Developments in Cataract and IOL Surgeries, course sponsored by the International Intraocular Implant Club, World Ophthalmology Congress, sponsored by International Council of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Association, and the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Microincision cataract surgery technique in difficult and challenging cases”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, symposium sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, IH Fine, chair, World Ophthalmology Congress, sponsored by International Council of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Association, and the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Is clear cornea incision a risk factor for postoperative endophthalmitis? – No Increased Risk”, Points and Counterpoints, symposium sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, World Ophthalmology Congress, sponsored by International Council of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Association, and the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Pseudoaccommodative lenses: what should we expect?”, Presbyopia: Understanding and Conquering the Final Frontier, symposium sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, World Ophthalmology Congress, sponsored by International Council of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Association, and the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “The use of bimanual micro-incision phacoemulsification techniques and technology for difficult and challenging cases”, Challenging Cases in Implant Surgery, symposium sponsored by the International Intraocular Implant Club, World Ophthalmology Congress, sponsored by International Council of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Association, and the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Phaco Power Modulation – Beyond Cold Phaco”, Meeting on Innovations in Cataract & Refractive Surgery, IH Fine, Chair, sponsored by Bausch & Lomb, World Ophthalmology Congress, sponsored by International Council of Ophthalmology, Pan-American Association, and the Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “Profile of clear corneal cataract incisions using a variety of incision construction devices and architecture”, Cataract Symposium on Phacoemulsification Technology: Chopping, Torsional, Incisions, EA Davis, moderator, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA, Symposium: In the Clinic with the Experts – Lens-based Refractive Surgery Challenging Cases, IH Fine, panelist, JB Randlemann, moderator, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA, “Management of refractive surprise following crystalens: Options and technique”, Symposium: Challenging Cases in Catataract Surgery, LD Nichamin, moderator, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA, Symposium on Cataract: Phacoemulsification – MICS, IH Fine, moderator, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA, Challenge Cup, “Terminating IFIS Complications”, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Francisco, CA, “The use of bimanual microincision phaco for challenging and complicated cases”, Bimanual Small-Incision Technique for Atraumatic Surgery, P Sourdille, course director, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Bimanual microincision refractive lens exchange”, Phakonit/MICS/Bimanual Phaco: Latest Techniques and Technologies, LF Vejarano, course director, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification of a dense, mature cataract”, Successfully Phaco’ing the Hardest Cataract: A Video Course, KR Mehta, course director, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “The Use of Bimanual Microincision Phaco for Difficult and Challenging Cases”, Lord of the Phaco: Cataract Surgery with Microincision Thin IOLs, and Bimanual Technique, DN Sarafano, course director, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “New Tricks for Flomax Patients”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, IH Fine, course director, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Late Reopening of Fibrosed Capsular Bags for Repositioning or Exchanging IOLs”, Tackling Challenging Complications in Phacoemulsification Surgery, P Tseng, course director, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Microincision cataract surgery for complicated cases”, Advanced Phaco and Microphaco Techniques for Suprahard Cataracts, M Rajan, course director, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “MICS and Phaco Technologies”, Microincisional Cataract Surgery: Transitioning Tips, Advancements, and New Technology, RM Braga-Mele, course director, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “New Flomax Tricks”, presentation in the film festival, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • San Francisco, CA, “The use of bimanual microincision phaco for challenging and complicated cases”, EyeWorld Educational Symposium, Bimanual Phacoemulsification, co-sponsored by EyeWorld, Cornéal, and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (faculty member)
  • Hue City, Vietnam, Chief Faculty, Imperial City Eye Meeting, Advances in Ophthalmic Surgery, course sponsored by the Hawaiian Eye Foundation
  • Hue City, Vietnam, “Incision construction”, Imperial City Eye Meeting, Advances in Ophthalmic Surgery, course sponsored by the Hawaiian Eye Foundation
  • Hue City, Vietnam, “Current state of the art of phacoemulsification”, “Clear corneal incisions”, “Chopping: horizontal and vertical”, “Transition to bimanual phaco”, Imperial City Eye Meeting, Advances in Ophthalmic Surgery, course sponsored by the Hawaiian Eye Foundation
  • Hue City, Vietnam, “Difficult and challenging cases: coaxial phaco”, “New tricks for the management of the small pupil and Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS)”, Late reopening of capsular bags and lens exchange”, Imperial City Eye Meeting, Advances in Ophthalmic Surgery, course sponsored by the Hawaiian Eye Foundation
  • Hue City, Vietnam, “Advances in phaco”, “New phacoemulsification technology”, “Refractive lens exchange and summary of new IOLs”, Imperial City Eye Meeting, Advances in Ophthalmic Surgery, course sponsored by the Hawaiian Eye Foundation
  • Singapore, “The use of bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for complicated and challenging cases”, APACRS Joint Plenary Session with ASCRS and ESCRS, 19th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the 21st Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Singapore, “Using the Sovereign WhiteStar for bimanual microincision phacoemulsification of cataracts in challenging and complicated cases”, Scientific Video, 19th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the 21st Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Singapore, “New tricks for intraoperative floppy iris syndrome”, Free Paper, Cataract & Intraocular Refractive Surgery, 19th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the 21st Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Singapore, “The inherent problems faced in hard cataracts”, “Small pupil phacoemulsification”, “Posterior polar cataract”, Cataract Course – Tough Cataract (Small Pupil, Posterior Polar Cataract, Hard Cataract) – A Quest for the Perfect Surgery, Rohit Om Parkash, course director, 19th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the 21st Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Singapore, “Efficient lens removal with bimanual phaco”, Lunch Symposia, sponsored by Advanced Medical Optics (AMO), Pfizer, and Allergan, 19th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the 21st Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Singapore, “Bimanual phaco – Choice of irrigating chopper, technique and fluidics for subluxed cataracts”, Cataract Course – Bimanual and Coaxial Phaocemulsification for Subluxed Cataracts, Minu Mathen, course director, 19th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the 21st Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Singapore, “The use of bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases (Challenging Cases)”, Cataract Course: Bimanual Microincision Phacoemulsification, Jon Groh, course director, sponsored by The Singapore National Eye Center and the 19th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the 21st Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Singapore, “Small pupil phaco and glaucoma”, Cataract Course: SNEC Advanced Phacoemulsification, Jon Groh, course director, sponsored by The Singapore National Eye Center and the 19th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the 21st Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Tokyo, Japan, “New tricks for the management of small pupil and Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS)”, JSCRS Joint Symposium with ASCRS, Tetsura Oshika, I. Howard Fine, co-chairs, 21st Annual meeting of the Japanese Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Tokyo, Japan, “Tecnis acrylic IOL: A wavefront designed optic”, Advances in Cataract Surgery Seminar, sponsored by Advanced Medical Optics and the 21st Annual meeting of the Japanese Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Tokyo, Japan, panelist, Live Video Seminar, sponsored by Advanced Medical Optics and the 21st Annual meeting of the Japanese Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Boston, MA, “Preserving pupillary function is particularly pertinent”, “I know it’s not the patient’s fault”, “The light-adjustable lens”, Summer Refractive Surgery Symposium of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Eugene, OR, “The new practice of ophthalmology”, “Correction of astigmatism”, “Clear corneal incisions and endophthalmitis: A new look”, “Bimanual phacoemulsification for challenging and complicated cases”, Demonstration of live surgery, Integrating Presbyopic IOLs Into Your Practice: Connecting New Technologies with Patient Lifestyles, Course sponsored by Drs. Fine, Hoffman and Packer, and Advanced Medical Optics
  • London, United Kingdom, Free Paper Session, Coaxial Phaco, IH Fine, chair, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • London, United Kingdom, “Management of Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome (IFIS)”, in Free Paper Session, Coaxial Phaco, IH Fine, chair, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • London, United Kingdom, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for challenging and complicated cases”, The Lord of the Phaco: Cataract Surgery with Microincision, Thin IOLs, and Bimanual Technique, M Piovella, course director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • London, United Kingdom, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, The Temple of Microphaco, K Mehta, course director, course sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • London, United Kingdom, “Profile of unsutured clear corneal incisions”, Free Paper Session, Toric IOLs / Astigmatism, Myopia, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • London, United Kingdom, “The perfect solution for presbyopia: Accommodating IOLs”, Expanding the Frontier of Refractive Surgery, Session V, The Perfect Solution for Presbyopia, JL Alio, F Carones, M Knorz, chairpersons, co-sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Moscow, Russia, “Techniques for the management of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome”, Cataract Surgery in Complicated Situations, Seventh International Conference – Modern Technologies in Cataract Surgery, sponsored by the Russian Society of Ophthalmologists and the S. Fyodorov Eye Microsurgery Complex State Institution
  • Moscow, Russia, “Bimanual Microincision Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases”, Symposium co-sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Seventh International Conference – Modern Technologies in Cataract Surgery, sponsored by the Russian Society of Ophthalmologists and the S. Fyodorov Eye Microsurgery Complex State Institution
  • Moscow, Russia, “Profile of Clear Corneal Incisions as Demonstrated by Optical Coherence Tomography”, Cataract Surgery and IOL Implantation, Seventh International Conference – Modern Technologies in Cataract Surgery, sponsored by the Russian Society of Ophthalmologists and the S. Fyodorov Eye Microsurgery Complex State Institution
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Accommodating IOLs: Are they worth it?”, Refractive Surgery Subspeciality Day – Section VII: Presbyipia Surgical Approaches, sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (ISRS/AAO), Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Preservation of the pupillary function in refractive lens exchange”, Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day Complications Video Presentations, sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (ISRS/AAO), Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Effects of wound architecture on preventing endophthalmitis”, New Therapeutic Strategies for Ophthalmic Surgeons, CME Symposium, co-sponsored by Alcon, SLACK-OSN, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Pre-phaco pars plana vitrectomy”, Vitrectomy for the Anterior Segment Surgeon, R Braga-Mele, course director, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Profile of clear corneal incisions using optical coherence tomography”, Complete Control in Cataract Surgery: Basic Course on Anesthesia, Corneal Incision, and Capsulorhexis, M Piovella, course director, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, panelist, Symposium on Cataract Surgery: Living on the Edge, RH Osher, chair, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “The use of bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, Microincision, Thin IOLs, and New Cataract Surgery Techniques, M Piovella, course director, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, panelist, Presbyopia Surgery: Pearls and Pitfalls, R Smith, course director, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, moderator, Breakfast with the Experts Roundtable: Refractive Lens Exchange, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Bimanual phacoemulsification technology: Review and rationalization for bimanual fluidics”, “Special considerations and complications” Microincision Cataract Surgery, IH Fine, RS Hoffman, course directors, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Update on other accommodating IOL designs”, Spotlight on Pseudophakia IOLs: Where Are We Now? Where Are We Going?, DF Chang, LD Nichamin, chairs, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Conducting your masterpiece”, Up Close and Personal: Hobbies of Leading Ophthalmologists, SP Thornton, chair, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Phaco in an eye post cyclectomy / iridectomy for malignant melanoma”, “A worst case cataract scenario and longstanding mature traumatic cataract”, Challenges and Controversies in Cataract Surgery, RF Steinert, chair, co-sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “Phaco in an eye post cyclectomy / iridectomy for malignant melanoma”, Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract Surgery and IOL Surgery, M Kraff, course director, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Las Vegas, NV, “A worst case cataract scenario and longstanding mature traumatic cataract”, Phacoemulsification in Mature and Hypermature Cataracts, LF Vejarano, course director, Joint Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology

2007

  • Seattle, WA, “Engineering aspects of phacoemulsification in cataract surgery from start to finish,” Visiting Professor, University of Washington Medical School, Department of Ophthalmology
  • Seattle, WA, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, and “New practice pattern including refractive lens surgery and accommodating IOLs”, Monthly meeting of the Washington Academy of Eye Physicians & Surgeons
  • Park City, UT, “Profile of clear corneal incisions as revealed by optical coherence tomography (OCT)”, “A new technique for suturing IOLs to sclera”, New Techniques & Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium, sponsored by SLACK, Inc.
  • Park City, UT, “My worst-case cataract scenario”, Video Session, New Techniques & Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium, sponsored by SLACK, Inc.
  • Park City, UT, “Microcoaxial (Solomon) vs. Bimanual (Fine)”, “Mix and Match (Fine) vs. Same IOL OU (Cionni)”, “Phacoemulsification in a post-cyclectomy / iridectomy eye following excision of a malignant melanoma”, Point/Counterpoint Session, New Techniques & Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium, sponsored by SLACK, Inc.
  • Kyoto, Japan, “Multifocal IOLs”, Sixth Biennial Retreat of the International Intraocular Implant Club
  • Kyoto, Japan, Moderator, Session I: Advances in Intra-Ocular Lens Implantation, Sixth Biennial Retreat of the International Intraocular Implant Club
  • San Diego, CA, “Managing the borderline cornea, cataract surgery with Fuch’s dystrophy (surgical perspective)”, Corneal Issues in Cataract Surgery, F Rick Palmon, MD, moderator, Cornea Day, co-sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Cornea Clinical Commmittee, and The Cornea Society
  • San Diego, CA, “The new practice pattern in ophthalmology”, The Fundamentals of a Presbyopia-Correcting IOL Practice, SA Obstbaum, symposium chair, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Foundation
  • San Diego, CA, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, Advanced Techniques in Cataract Surgery, DN Serafano, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Accommodative IOLs: How do they perform?”, Presbyopia Correction with Accommodative, Multifocal, Refractive, and Diffractive IOLs, FJ Goes, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, Mastering Sub-2 Micro-Coaxial and Bi-Axial Phaco, KR Mehta, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Profile of clear corneal incisions using optical coherence tomography”, Complete Control in Cataract Surgery: Anesthesia, Corneal Incision, Capsulorhexis, FI Camesasca, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “My worst-case cataract scenario”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, IH Fine, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Phacoemulsification in an eye post-cyclectomy and iridectomy for malignant melanoma”, Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery, Cataract clinical committee, co-chairs of the symposium, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Profiles of clear corneal incisions as visualized by optical coherence tomography (OCT)”, Innovators Session, R Steinert, symposium chair, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “MICS and phaco technologies”, Bimanual Microincisional Cataract Surgery: Update of Techniques and Technology, RM Braga-Mele, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Enhancing outcomes with incisional surgery for astigmatism (LRIs, AKs, etc)”, Refractive Cataract Surgery: Enhancing Your Outcomes, EA Davis, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, Phaco Arena: To Sleeve or Not To Sleeve; That is the Question, CK Mehta, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Explantation of IOLs and systematic approach to IFIS”, Tackling Challenging Complications of Phacoe-mulsification Cataract Surgery, P Tseng, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “Systematic approach to IFIS”, Intraocular Surgery IFIS, Light and IOLs, Free Paper Session, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • San Diego, CA, “My worst-case cataract scenario”, Film Festival, Cataract Complications, In-house Productions, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Vienna, Austria, “The use of bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, Keynote Lecture: Cataract, co-sponsored by the joint congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology and American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Vienna, Austria, “New tricks for the management of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS)”, “My worst-case cataract scenario”, symposium on phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases, IH Fine, chair, co-sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the joint congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology and American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Vienna, Austria, “Management of dense cataracts in eyes with previous angle-closure glaucoma, very shallow anterior chambers, short axial lengths, pupillary synechiae and poorly dilating pupils”, symposium on new techniques in cataract surgery, H Bissen-Miyajima, chair, co-sponsored by the International Intraocular Implant Club (IIIC) and the joint congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology and American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Bordeaux, France, “Refractive lens exchange”, University of Bordeaux, School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Bordeaux, France, live surgery, two cases of bimanual microincision phacoemulsification, University of Bordeaux Hospital.
  • San Diego, CA, “The new practice pattern in ophthalmology”, Merging Refractive and Cataract Surgery in Your Practice, R Lindstrom, Symposium Moderator, Summer Refractive Meeting of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Diego, CA, “Accommodating IOLs” Presbyopia and Accommodation and New IOL Technologies and Using Multifocal Lenses, M Knorz, Symposium Moderator, Summer Refractive Meeting of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Management of dense cataracts in the presence of previous angle-closure glaucoma, very shallow anterior chambers, short eyes, and pupillary synechiae,” Video Symposium on Challenging Cases, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification in challenging cases,” Symposium: New Advanced Techniques in Cataract Surgery, Richard Lindstrom, Moderator, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “The use of bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases,” Free Paper Session: Complicated Cataract Surgery, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “Multifocal IOLs,” Presbyopia Treatment: Looking for the Best Option, C Verges, course instructor, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
  • Stockholm, Sweden, “My patients never use glasses,” Main Symposium: Supra Cataract Surgery, P Barry, U Steveni, chairpersons, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
  • Milan, Italy, via internet uplink from Eugene, Oregon, “Refractive lens exchange,” remote presentation, Cataract and Refractive Surgery: No Man’s Land, eighth edition of Refr@ctive.on-line, sponsored by the AIM group and the Istituto Clinico Humanitas
  • Milan, Italy, via internet uplink from Eugene, Oregon, “Bimanual Microincision Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases,” Cataract and Refractive Surgery: No Man’s Land, eighth edition of Refr@ctive.on-line, sponsored by the AIM group and the Istituto Clinico Humanitas
  • Hanoi, Vietnam, “The Ideal Future Lens,” Joint APACRS / ASCRS / ESCRS Plenary Session, G Barrett, R Steinert, P Rosen, chairpersons, sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the Vietnam National Institute of Ophthalmology and the Vietnam Ophthalmological Society.
  • Hanoi, Vietnam, “What OCT can tell us about clear corneal incisions and the prevention of endophthalmitis,” Symposium: Cataract Surgery – Technology Advances II, R Yeoh, IH Fine, chairpersons, sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the Vietnam National Institute of Ophthalmology and the Vietnam Ophthalmological Society.
  • Hanoi, Vietnam, “The use of bimanual microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases,” Symposium: Challenging cases in Cataract Surgery, SP Chee, TTP Thu, YC Lee, chairpersons, sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons in conjunction with the Vietnam National Institute of Ophthalmology and the Vietnam Ophthalmological Society.
  • New Orleans, LA, “IOLs are better for presbyopic surgery”, Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day, Section IV: Presybopia, RL Lindstrom, GE Tamayo, Chairs, co-sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthlamology, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • New Orleans, LA, Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day, Section IV: Presybopia, RL Lindstrom, GE Tamayo, Chairs, Break with the Experts: Topic 3: Presbyopia, panelist, SC Schallhorn, moderator, co-sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthlamology, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • New Orleans, LA, Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day,Section VI: Break with the Experts Wrap Up: Your Hot Topics and Burning Questions Discussed, SC Schallhorn, moderator, Break With the Experts Wrap Up: Topic 3: Presbyopia, panelist, co-sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthlamology, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • New Orleans, LA, “Incisions, Hydrosteps and Bimanual Phacoemulsification”, Advanced Phacoemulsification, BK Bakewell, Course Director, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • New Orleans, LA, “Management of dense cataracts in eyes with previous angle-closure glaucoma, very shallow anterior chambers, short axial lengths, pupillary synechiae, and poorly dilating pupils”, Posterior Vitrectomy for the Anterior Segment Surgeon, R Braga-Mele, Course Director, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • New Orleans, LA, Symposium, Cataract Surgery: Living on the Edge, Panelist, RH Osher, Chair, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. New Orleans, LA, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification of difficult and challenging cases”, Microincision Cataract Surgery, IH Fine, RS Hoffman, Course Directors, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • New Orleans, LA, “A surprising case of IFIS in a female,” Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery, M Kraff, Course Director, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • New Orleans, LA, Breakfast with the Experts Roundtable: Refractive Lens Exchange, moderator, jointly sponsored by the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • New Orleans, LA, “The new practice pattern in ophthalmology”, Refractive Lens Exchange + Multifocal IOLs, Laser Vision Correction, Phakic IOLs, and Conductive Keratoplasty Treatments: Basic Course on Adding Refractive Surgery To Your Practice, M Piovella, Course Director, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • New Orleans, LA, “Clear cornea incision preferred”, Spotlight on Cataracts: Current Controversies in Cataract Surgery, DF Chang, M Packer, Chairs, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • New Orleans, LA, “Profiles of clear corneal incisions as demonstrated by OCT”, Complete Control in Cataract Surgery: Basic Course on Anesthesia, Corneal Incision, Capsulorhexis and IOL Implantation, M Piovella, Course Director, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • New Orleans, LA, “Bimanual technique”, New Advances in Cataract Surgery Technique That Can Increase Your Efficiency, M Piovella, Course Director, the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

2008

  • Park City, UT, “Phacoemulsification in the presence of very shallow anterior chambers,” New Techniques and Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation.
  • Park City, UT, “Every small pupil must be viewed as a potential IFIS (What would you do here? A surprising case of IFIS in a female.), Video Session, New Techniques and Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation.
  • Park City, UT, “Management of dense cataracts with previous angle-closure glaucoma, shallow anterior chambers, short eyes, and pupillary synechiae”, Video Session, New Techniques and Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation.
  • Park City, UT, “A new technique for the implantation of capsular tension rings,” New Techniques and Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation.
  • Chicago, IL, “Explantation of IOLs and systematic approach to IFIS”, Managing Challenging Complications in Phacoemulsification, P Tseng, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, Intraocular Surgery: Phaco Technology and Technique, Symposium, IH Fine, moderator, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Coaxial versus biaxial”, Around the World in 90 Minutes, Symposium, GD Barrett, V Centurion, PH Rosen, and RF Steinert, moderators, sponsored by the Alliance of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Societies: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Asian Pacific Association of Cataract and Refracive Surgeons, Latin America Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Phacoemuslfication in the presence of very shallow anterior chambers”, Free Paper Session: Intraocular Surgery: Challenging Cataract Cases and Lens Removal, JF Doane, moderator, SA Arshinoff, C Buznego, L Werner, panelists, sponsored by sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Every small pupil must be viewed as a potential IFIS”, Symposium: Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery, DF Chang, moderator, N Mamalis, LD Nichamin, S Masket, KM Miller, RB Packard, M Packer, panelists, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “The dissatisfied presbyopic IOL patient: Practical approaches to treatment”, Symposium: High Risk Scenarios in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, WJ Dupps, N Mamalis, moderators, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Challenging clinical cases”, Video Course in Cataract Surgery, LL Freitas, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Challenging clinical cases”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, RS Hoffman, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Biaxial microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, Biaxial and Microbiaxial Phaco: The Ultimate Frontier, E Agramonte, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Biaxial microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, Advances in Cataract Surgery Technique That Can Increase Your Efficiency, M Piovella, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Profiles of clear corneal incisions with OCT”, presented by JD Polansky, Complete Control in Cataract Surgery: Basic Course on Anesthesia, Corneal Incisions, Capsulorhexis, and IOL Implantation, B Kusa senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “The new practice pattern” presented by RS Hoffman, Refractive Lens Exchange + Multifocal IOLs, Laser Vision Correction, Phakic IOLs, and CK: Basic Course on Adding Refractive Surgery to Your Practice, FI Camesasca, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, Practice Management Pearls: The Physician and Administrative Team, S Bruno, senior course instructor, IH Fine, HJ Gross, DR Hardten, CS Foster, LK Brown, C Simerson, S Evans, J Shuman, faculty panelists, course sponsored by the American Society of Ophthalmic Administrators and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “My worst case cataract scenario”, When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going in Cataract Surgery, LF Vejarano, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Management of dense cataracts with previous angle-closure glaucoma, shallow anterior chambers, short eyes, and pupillary synechiae, Film Festival Submission: In-House Productions, IH Fine, producer, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Naples, Italy, “Phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, Benedetto Strampelli Medal Lecture,13th Annual International Joint Meeting of Ocular Surgery News, Italian Society of Ophthalmology, and The Italian Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Naples, Italy, “The ideal IOL”, 13th Annual International Joint Meeting of Ocular Surgery News, Italian Society of Ophthalmology, and The Italian Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Madison, WI, “The use of recent advances in cataract technology and technique for addressing difficult, challenging, and complicated cataract cases”, Session I, Anterior Segment/Refractive, S Nehls, moderator, Extraordinary Ophthalmology, sponsored by the University of Wisconsin,School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences.
  • Madison, WI, “The future of cataract surgery”, Session VI, Cataract IOL, A Thliveris, moderator, Extraordinary Ophthalmology, sponsored by the University of Wisconsin,School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences.
  • Cartagena, Colombia, “Bimanual microincision phacoemulsification in difficult and challenging cases”, Symposium on New Technology and Techniques in Cataract Surgery, XXXIII Congress National and International of the Colombian Society of Ophthalmology.
  • Cartagena, Colombia, “Clear corneal cataract incisions: Is there really a risk?”, Symposium on New Technology and Techniques in Cataract Surgery, XXXIII Congress National and International of the Colombian Society of Ophthalmology.
  • Cartagena, Colombia, “Refractive lens exchange: Current perspectives”, Symposium on IOLs and Multifocal IOLs, XXXIII Congress National and International of the Colombian Society of Ophthalmology.
  • Cartagena, Colombia, “Comprehensive approach to intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS)”, Symposium on IOLs and Multifocal IOLs, XXXIII Congress National and International of the Colombian Society of Ophthalmology.
  • Cartagena, Colombia, “The ideal pseudophakic implant: The BEST for cataract surgery”, Section II: The BEST of Implant Technology, Subspecialty Day – The BEST of Refractive Surgery: Techniques and Technology, Co-sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Columbian Society of Ophthlamology, XXXIII Congress National and International of the Colombian Society of Ophthalmology.
  • Cartagena, Colombia, “Management of the dissatisfied presbyopic IOL patient”, Section II: The BEST of Implant Technology, Subspecialty Day – The BEST of Refractive Surgery: Techniques and Technology, Co-sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Columbian Society of Ophthlamology, XXXIII Congress National and International of the Colombian Society of Ophthalmology.
  • Cartagena, Colombia, “Multifocal IOLs are BEST for presbyopia”, Section IV: The BEST of Presbyopia Correction, Subspecialty Day – The BEST of Refractive Surgery: Techniques and Technology, Co-sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Columbian Society of Ophthlamology, XXXIII Congress National and International of the Colombian Society of Ophthalmology.
  • Berlin, Germany, “Challenging Clinical Cases: Five Complications in 10 Minutes”, Vanquishing cataracts in complicated cases: A Video course, KR Mehta, course director, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Berlin, Germany, “Modification of parameters and redesign of the phaco tip for biaxial microincision phacoemulsification using the Infiniti phacoemulsification system” Free Paper Session, Blue Blocker IOLs and Phaco Tip Design, IH Fine, moderator, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Berlin, Germany, “Biaxial microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, New Advanced Techniques in Cataract Surgery, M Piovella, DF Sarafano, course directors, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Berlin, Germany, “IFIS with small pupil”, Video Symposium on Challenging Cases, RH Osher, moderator, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Berlin, Germany, “Management of the unhappy presbyopia-correcting IOL patient”, Refractive Lens Exchange + Multifocal IOLs, Laser Vision Correction, Phakic IOLs, and CK Treatment. Basic Course on Adding Refractive Surgery to Your Practice, M Piovella, course director, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Berlin, Germany, “How to use presbyopia-correcting IOLs”, “How to conduct a fast and efficient post-operative recovery”, Searching for excellence in cataract surgery, JL Alio, course director, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Berlin, Germany, “An overzealous vitrectomy in pseudoexfoliation”, Oh, my God, give me another chance, K Doctor, course director, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Berlin, Germany, “Multifocal IOLs”, Presbyopia treatment: Looking for the best option, C Verges, course director, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Berlin, Germany, “Profiles of clear corneal incisions with optical coherence tomography (OCT)”, Complete Control in Cataract Surgery: Basic Course on Anesthesia, Corneal Incision, Capsulorhexis, M Piovella, course director, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Berlin, Germany, “Small incision surgery for the complex case”, Symposium on Smaller Incision Cataract Surgery, R. Menapace, D. Spalton, chairpersons, XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS).
  • Sevilla, Spain, “In Favor of Accommodative IOLs”, Subspecialty Day: Advances in Presbyopia Surgery, MA Zato, moderator, Annual Meeting of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology.
  • Sevilla, Spain, “Future of high performance phaco”, High Quality Phaco – High Performance Phaco, IH Fine, course director, Annual Meeting of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology.
  • Sevilla, Spain, “Refractive lens exchange”, Main Lecture and Symposium, MA Zato, moderator, Annual Meeting of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology. Irvine, CA, “Clear corneal incisions and endophthalmitis”, The Complicated Cataract Patient, M Farid, MD, moderator, Innovations and Controversies in Ophthalmology 2008, Third Annual Gavin S. Herbert Eye Institute Colloquium, University of California, School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Irvine, CA “The use of biaxial phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases” The Gavin S. Herbert Eye Institute Keynote Lecture, Innovations and Controversies in Ophthalmology 2008, Third Annual Gavin S. Herbert Eye Institute Colloquium, University of California, School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Irvine, CA, “Lens-based refractive surgery: The future”, Refractive Corneal and Cataract Surgery: Presbyopia IOLs and Beyond, R. Gaster, moderator, Innovations and Controversies in Ophthalmology 2008, Third Annual Gavin S. Herbert Eye Institute Colloquium, University of California, School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Atlanta, GA, “What I have done differently this year”, Section XII: What Have You Done Differently This Year? AJ Kanellopoulos and P Vinciguerra, moderators, Subspecialty Day, Refractive Surgery 2008, The Danger Zone, SC Schallhorn and GE Tamayo, program directors, sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery (ISRS) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Atlanta, GA, Break with the Experts Discussant, Topic 2: Presbyopia, Section V: Presbyopia Treatment Update, SC Schallhorn, moderator, Subspecialty Day, Refractive Surgery 2008, The Danger Zone, SC Schallhorn and GE Tamayo, program directors, sponsored by the International Society of Refractive Surgery (ISRS) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Atlanta, GA, “Incisions, hydrosteps and bimanual phacoemulsification”, Advanced Phacoemulsification, B Bakewell, senior course instructor, sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Atlanta, GA, Panelist, Cataract Surgery: Living on the Edge, RH Osher, symposium chair, sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Atlanta, GA, “Phaco in the presence of very shallow anterior chambers”, Posterior Vitrectomy for the Anterior Segment Surgeon, R Braga-Mele, senior course instructor, sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Atlanta, GA, “Biaxial microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, Management of Challenging Cataract Cases With Ultrasmall-Incision Technology (Microcoaxial and Microbiaxial), AP Arteaga, senior course instructor, sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Atlanta, GA, “Devices for the management of IFIS”, Spotlight on Cataract Surgery: Cataract Complications-Video Case Studies: Why? What Now? How?, DF Chang, M Packer, symposium chairs, sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Atlanta, GA, “Every small pupil must be viewed as a possible IFIS”, Clinical Decisions in the Management of Complications of Cataract and IOL Surgery, MC Kraff, senior course instructor, sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Atlanta, GA, “Biaxial phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, Microincision Cataract Surgery, M Packer, RS Hoffman, senior course instructors, sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Atlanta, GA, Moderator, Breakfast with the Experts: Refractive Lens Exchange, jointly sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS).
  • Atlanta, GA, “My worst case cataract scenario”, When the Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going in Cataract Surgery, LF Vejarano, senior course instructor, sponsored by the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Chicago, IL, “What do I need to know about this Presbyopia-Correcting IOL? ReZoom”, IOLs, D Serafano, S Lane, B Henderson, IH Fine, panelists, Ophthalmic Symposium, Prepare for 2009, sponsored by Review of Ophthalmology, The National Retina Institute, and Alcon Medical Education.
  • Chicago, IL, “Technology – Is there any difference between lon-gitudinal, Torsional, and transversal ultrasound? Transversal”, Phaco, JA Davison, D Serafano, B Henderson, IH Fine, panelists, Ophthalmic Symposium, Prepare for 2009, sponsored by Review of Ophthalmology, The National Retina Institute, and Alcon Medical Education.
  • Chicago, IL, “Techniques – How do I decide between coaxial vs. bimanual sleeveless? The use of biaxial (bimanual) microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases”, Phaco, JA Davison, D Serafano, B Henderson, IH Fine, panelists, Ophthalmic Symposium, Prepare for 2009, sponsored by Review of Ophthalmology, The National Retina Institute, and Alcon Medical Education.
  • Chicago, IL, “New tricks for the management of intraoperative floppy iris syndrome”, Special Cases: How do I prepare and treat patients with Flomax, zonular disorders, patients who may need CTRs, IH Fine, moderator, Ophthalmic Symposium, Prepare for 2009, sponsored by Review of Ophthalmology, The National Retina Institute, and Alcon Medical Education.
  • Chicago, IL, “Management of subluxed cataract”, Special Cases: How do I prepare and treat patients with Flomax, zonular disorders, patients who may need CTRs, IH Fine, moderator, Ophthalmic Symposium, Prepare for 2009, sponsored by Review of Ophthalmology, The National Retina Institute, and Alcon Medical Education.
  • Chicago, IL, “The ultimate phaco chopper”, Dealer’s Choice: Complications, New Procedures & Technology, Speaker’s Choice, Ophthalmic Symposium, Prepare for 2009, sponsored by Review of Ophthalmology, The National Retina Institute, and Alcon Medical Education.
  • Chicago, IL, “Cataract surgery in the presence of co-morbid conditions”, Cataract Surgery in the Presence of Co-Morbid Conditions, IH Fine, moderator, Nurses and Technicians Program, Ophthalmic Symposium, Prepare for 2009, sponsored by Review of Ophthalmology, The National Retina Institute, and Alcon Medical Education.

2009

  • Park City, UT, “The Ultimate Phaco Chopper”, New Techniques & Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation.
  • Park City, UT, “The Use of the Lumera Microscope”, New Techniques & Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation.
  • Park City, UT, “New parameters and new phaco tip for biaxial cataract surgery with the Infiniti”, New Techniques & Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation.
  • Park City, UT, “Wednesday’s dilemma”, New Techniques & Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation.
  • Park City, UT, “Hoffman scleral fixation without conjunctival dissection technique”, New Techniques & Controversies in Cataract and Refractive Surgery, sponsored by Alcon and the Dulaney Foundation.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Management of small pupils and the floppy iris”, Course on Ophthalmic Advanced Surgical Technique, sponsored by University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
  • San Francisco, CA, “”Biaxial phacoemulsification for subluxed cataracts”, Microcoaxial and Bimanual Phacoemulsification for Subluxed Cataracts, M Mathen, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Dealing with the unhappy presbyopia-correcting IOL patient”, Refractive Lens Exchange + Multifocal IOLs, Laser Vision Correction, Phakic IOLs, and CD: Basic Course on Adding Refractive Surgery to Your Practice, FI Camesasca and M Piovella, senior course instructors, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Emerging technology and cataract surgery”, New Advances in Cataract Surgery Technique To Increase Efficiency, D Serafano and M Piovella, senior course instructors, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Address the mess”, Vanquishing Complicated Cataract Situations: Video Course, C Mehta, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Modification of parameters and redesign of the phaco tip for biaxial microincision phacoemulsification using the Infiniti phacoemulsification system”, Free Paper Session 2-K: Intraocular Surgery Phaco Tips and Fluidics, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Five challenges in ten minutes”, Video Course on Cataract Complications, L Freitas, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Address the mess”, When the Going Gets Touch, the Touch Get Going in Cataract Surgery, LF Vejarano, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Simple solutions to two complex cases”, Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, RS Hoffman, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “My technique for hard cataracts”, Advanced Phaco Chop Techniques for Supra-Hard Cataracts, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, (faculty member).
  • San Francisco, CA, Intraocular Surgery; Implants: Iris/Special IOL Issues, IH Fine, session moderator, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Profiles of clear corneal incisions with optical coherence tomography (OCT)”, Complete Control in Cataract Surgery: Basic Course on Anesthesia, Corneal Incision, Capsulorhexis, and IOL Implantation, M Piovella, senior course instructor, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “An Expanded View of the Challenge of Small Pupils”, presentation in the film festival, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Bali, Indonesia, co-moderator with Graham Barrett, MD for Asia-Pacific Assoication of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (APACRS) and American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) Joint Symposium: Coutnerpoint:–A lively Exchange of Views Across the Globe.
  • Bali, Indonesia,  “Cataract Incisions: Co-axial incision vs. Bi-manual incision”, Joint Symposium: Counterpoint, A Lively Exchange of Views Across the Globe; Counterpoint YC Lee of the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons, sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (APACRS) & American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS).
  • Bali, Indonesia,  “Phaco Techniques and Technology: Ozil vs. Alternatives to Ozil”, Joint Symposium: Counterpoint, a lively exchange of views across the globe; Counterpoint Abhay Vasavada of the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons, sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (APACRS) & American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS).
  • Bali, Indonesia, “Advancement in Multifocal IOL Technology”, Lunch Symposia: Innovations in Ctaract and Refractive Surgery; Daniel Blac, MD and Darwan M. Purba, MD moderators, sponsored by Abbott Medical Optics (AMO).
  • Bali, Indonesia, “Simple Solutions for Complex Problems in Cataract Surgery”, Cataract Challenging Situations Symposium; chairman, Vidyapati Mangunkusumo moderator,  sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Bali, Indonesia, “Improving Surgical Outcomes Through the Use of New Phaco Technology”, Lunch Symposia: Overcoming Challenging Cases Through the Use of Technology; Dandapani Ramamurthy, MD moderator, sponsored by Abbott Medical Optics (AMO).
  • Bali, Indonesia, “Three Surprises and Three Pearls in a Routine Phacoemulsification Case”, Cataract Symposium on How to Avoid Surprises in Cataract Surgery, chairman; Bondan Harmani, moderator; sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Bali, Indonesia, panelist Refractive Surgery Symposium: Counterpoint –A Lively Exchange of Views Across the Globe sponsored by Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Bali, Indonesia, “Accommodating IOLs”, Refractive surgery Symposium: IOL-Based Refractive Surgery; Tjahjono Gondhowiardo, moderator, sponsored by Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
  • Rome, Italy, “Every Pupil Should be Viewed as an Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome (IFIS)”, Symposium, part one, sponsored by Società Oftalmologica Italiana (SOI), Ocular Surgery News (OSN), & Associazione Italiana di Chirugia della Cataratta e Refrattiva (AICCER).
  • Rome, Italy, “Simple Solutions for Complex Problems in Cataract Surgery”, Symposium, part three, sponsored by the Società Oftalmologica Italiana (SOI), Ocular Surgery News (OSN), & Associazione Italiana di Chirugia della Cataratta e Refrattiva (AICCER).
  • Nürnberg, Germany, “Biaxial Microincision Cataract Surgery” lecture, sponsored by the German Ophthalmic Surgeons (DOC).
  • Nürnberg, Germany, expert panelist in a public debate, “Cararact Surgery, Current Controversy” sponsored by the German Ophthalmic Surgeons (DOC).
  • Playa Herradura, Costa Rica, “Managing the Unhappy Presbyopic Correction IOL Patient” lecture, sponsored by the Costa Rica Ophthalmology Congress
  • Playa Herradura, Costa Rica, “Biaxial Phaco for Difficult and Challenging Cases” lecture, sponsored by the Costa Rica Ophthalmology Congress
  • Playa Herradura, Costa Rica, “Refractive Lens Exchange/Comparison of Presbyopia Correction IOLs” lecture, sponsored by the Costa Rica Ophthalmology Congress
  • Playa Herradura, Costa Rica, “Simple Solutions for Complex Problems in Cataract Surgery” lecture sponsored by the Costa Rica Ophthalmology Congress
  • Barcelona, Spain, “Managing the Dissatisfied Presbyopia IOL Correcting Patient” lecture during the course Refractive Lens Exchange and Multifocal IOLs, Laser Vision Correction, Phakic IOLs and CK: Basic Course on adding refractive surgery to your practice, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Barcelona, Spain, “How To Use Presbyopia Correcting IOLs” lecture during the Searching for Excellence in Cataract Surgery course, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Barcelona, Spain, “How To Conduct a Fast and Efficient Post-Operative Recovery”, lecture during the Searching for Excellence in Cataract Surgery course, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Barcelona, Spain, “Modification of parameters and redesign of the phaco tip for biaxial microincision phacoemulsification using the Infiniti phacoemulsification system” lecture during the course, New Advances in Cataract Surgery Technique That Can Increase Your Efficiency, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Barcelona, Spain, “Ellipsoidal Phaco” during the ESCRS, AOACRS, ASCRS, LASCRS Joint Symposium In Pursuit of Perfection sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Barcelona, Spain, “Clear Corneal Incisions with Optical Coherence Tomography’, lecture during the course called, Complete Course in Cataract Surgery: Basic Course on Anethesia, Corneal Incision, Capsulorhexis, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Barcelona, Spain, expert panelist in a panel discussion called, “Updating Indications in Refractive Surgery”, during the International Society of Refractive Surgery of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (ISRS/AAO) Scientific Session-Refractive Surgery: Reflection on the Present and the Future, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Milan, Italy, “Biaxial Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases”, Charlie Kelman Award, sponsored by Videocataracttarefrattiva
  • Milan, Italy, “Simple Solutions for Complex Cataract Cases”, sponsored by Videocataracttarefrattiva
  • Milan, Italy, expert panelist in a round table discussion on “Accomodative IOLs Return”, sponsored by Videocataracttarefrattiva
  • Milpitas, CA, “Inspiration & Innovation: A History of Phacoemulsification Technology” lecture at AMO Resident/Fellow event, sponsored by Abbott Medical Optics
  • San Francisco, CA, “State of the Art of Lens Surgery”, Keynote presentation for the Association of Technical Personnel in Ophthalmology (ATPO) 24th Annual Scientific Session, sponsored by the Association of Technical Personnel in Ophthalmology (ATPO)
  • San Francisco, CA, “Biaxial microincision phacoemulsification for difficult and challenging cases” lecture for “Microincision Cataract Surgery” course, Bonnie Henderson, MD, senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “Patients Who Should Be Offered Refractive Lens Exchange” lecture for “Selectiong the Right Refractive Procedurle for the Right Patient, Stephen S. Lane, MD, senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, panelist in Cataract Sugery Symposium: Living on the Edge, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “IFIS Techniques” lecture for “Pearls for Management and Prevention” course, David F. Chang, MD, senior instructor sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “New and Emerging Technologies” for “New and Emerging Technologies in Cataract Surgery” course, I. Howard Fine, MD senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “Every Small Pupil Should be Viewed as a Potential IFIS Case” for “International Video Symposium on Challenging and Complicated Cases in Cataract Surgery” course, Jorge O. Villar Kuri, MD, senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “Bimanual Microincision Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases” for “High Risk Situations in Ctaract surgery” course, Carlos Jorge Argent, MD and Luis W. Lu, MD senior instructors, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “Crowded AC: Now What?” for “Spotlight Session on Cataracts: Clinical Decision-making with Cataract Complications” course, David F. Chang, MD, senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “Phaco in the presence of very shallow anterior chambers” for “Management of Vitreous for the Anterior Segment Surgeon” course, Ntalie Afshari, MD, senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Surgical Planning: The Best Procedure to Remove the Lens: Minimally Invasive Lens Removal” for “Refractive Lensectomy: How to Improve Your Outcomes” course, Jorge L. Alio, MD, PhD, senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, panelist for a discussion on Astigmatism management in “Refractive Lensectomy: How to Improve Your Outcomes” course, Jorge L. Alio, MD, PhD, senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “Patient Satisfaction: Did we accomplish everything?” for “Refractive Lensectomy: How to Improve Your Outcomes,” course, Jorge L. Alio, MD, PhD, senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, panelist for a discussion on Post-op management and patient satisfaction, for  “Refractive Lensectomy: How to Improve Your Outcomes,” course, Jorge L. Alio, MD, PhD, senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, moderator of Joint Meeting Breakfast with the Experts, “Refractive Lens Exchange,” sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • San Francisco, CA, “Biaxial Phacoemulsifcation for Difficult and Challenging Cases,” for “Managing Challenging Complications in Phacoemulsification,” course, I. Howard Fine, senior instructor, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the PanAmerican Association of Ophthalmology
  • Mexico City, Mexico, “Biaxial Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases” sponsored by the Centro Mexicano de Decanos en Oftalmologia, A.C.
  • Mexico City, Mexico, “Simple Solutions to Complex Problems in Cataract Surgery,” sponsored by the Centro Mexicano de Decanos en Oftalmologia, A.C.

2010

  • Portland, OR, “Biaxial Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases, sponsored by the Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Portland, OR, “Simple Solutions to Complex Problems in Cataract Surgery”, sponsored by the Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Portland, OR, “Managing the Unhappy Presbyopic Correcting IOL Patient”, sponsored by the Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Portland, OR, “Clear Corneal Incisions with Optical Coherence Tomography”, sponsored by the Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Boston, MA, “Phacoemulsification in the Presence of Very Shallow Anterior Chambers”, lecture for course Refractive Lens Exchange and Multifocal IOL Implantation: Indication in Hyperopic Presbyopic Patients with Shallow AC, lead instructor, Frabrizio Camesasca, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Boston, MA, “Refractive Lens Exchange” for the ASCRS Hightlights Japanese Symposium, sponsored by Santen and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Boston, MA, lead instructor for the course, “Retirement Done Right”, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Boston, MA, “Five Complications in Ten Minutes” lecture for course “Amazing Cases in Cataract Surgery”, lead instructor: L. Felipe Vejarano, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Boston, MA, “Expanded View of the Challenge of Small Pupil” lecture for “Phacoemulsifcation in Difficult and Challenging Cases”, lead instructor, Richard Hoffman, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Boston, MA, “Cortical Cleaving Hydrodissection” lecture for course, “Complete Control in Cataract Surgery: How to Decrease Complications Rate with Proper Anesthesia, Corneal Incision, OVDs, Capsulorhexis and IOL Implantation”, lead instructor Barbara Kusa, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Boston, MA, “The Future of Cataract Surgery,” lecture for the course, “2010 Review of New Surgical TEchnolgoies and Devices (presented in Russian)”, lead instructor, Elena Vialova, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Boston, MA, “Five Complications in Ten Minutes”, lecture for the course, “Complicated Scenarios in Cataract Surgery”, lead instructor, Mohan Rajan, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, “Marketing Strategies for Incorporating Premium IOLs into Your Practice,” sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Ophthalmic Administrators (SBAO).
  • Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, “Retirement Done Right,” sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Ophthalmic Administrators (SBAO); XI International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Brazil, and the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants.
  • Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, coordinator of “Extracao do Cristalino com Fins Refractivos” Symposium with Dr. Flavio Rezende, sponsored by XI International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Brazil, and the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants.
  • Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, “Refractive Lens Exchange,” Palestra Magistral Dr. Charles Kelman, sponsored by XI International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Brazil, and the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants.
  • Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, “The B&L MICS Platform,” for Bausch + Lomb Symposium, sponsored by Bausch + Lomb, XI International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Brazil, and the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants.
  • Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, “Biaxial Phaco for Difficult Cases,” sponsored by XI International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Brazil, and the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants.
  • Natal, Rio Grande do Notre, Brazil, “Clear Corneal Incisions – Are They Safe?” sponsored by XI International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Brazil, and the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Intraocular Implants.
  • Paris, France, “Using Bimanual Microphaco to tackle sticky situations”, lecture for course, “Vanquishing Complicated Cataract Situations, A Video Course”, lead instructor Cyrus Mehta, MD, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Paris, France, “Phaco in the Presence of Very Shallow Anterior Chambers”, lecture for the course, “Management of Coexisting Cataract and Glaucoma Surgical Challenges,” lead instructor Steve Obstbaum, MD, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “IFIS Techniques,” lecture for the course, “Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome: Pears for Management & Prevention,” lead instructor David F. Chang, MD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology.
  • Chicago, IL, “Phaco in the presence of very shallow anterior chambers,” lecture for the course, “Management of Vitreous for the Anterior Segment Surgeon,” lead instructor Natalie A. Afshari, MD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology.
  • Chicago, IL, con position to “Excimer laser photoablation is superior to piggyback IOL for the correction of refractive surprises after catatact surgery,” statement in the Great Debate.  Pro position: Richard Lindstrom, MD.  Moderator: Sam Masket, MD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology.
  • Chicago, IL, panelist, Fixation Devices, in the Spotlight on Cataracts: Clinical Decision-making with IOL Complications, lead instructor, David F. Chang, MD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology.
  • Chicago, IL, “Challenging Clinical Cases,” narrated DVD provided for the course, “Management of Challenging Cataract Cases with Ultra Small-Incision Technology (Microcoaxial and Microbiaxial), lead instructor Arturo Perez-Arteaga, MD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology.
  • Chicago, IL, “Minimally Invasive Lens Removal,” lecture for the course, “Refractive Lensectomy: How to Improve Your Outcomes,” lead instructor, Jorge L. Alio, MD, PhD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology.
  • Chicago, IL, panelist on Astigmatisim Management panel in the course,”Refractive Lensectomy: How to Improve Your Outcomes,” lead instructor, Jorge L. Alio, MD, PhD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology.
  • Chicago, IL, “Patient Satisfaction: Did We Accomplish Everything?” lecture in the course, “Refractive Lensectomy: How to Improve Your Outcomes,” lead instructor, Jorge L. Alio, MD, PhD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology.
  • Chicago, IL, panelist on Postoperative Management & Patient Satisfaction panel in the course, “Refractive Lensectomy: How to Improve Your Outcomes,” lead instructor, Jorge L. Alio, MD, PhD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology.
  • Chicago, IL, “Cataract and Lens Extradction in Small Eyes and in Eyes with Very Shallow Anterior Chambers,” lecture for the course, “Refractive Lens Exchange & Multifocal IOL in Hyperopic Patients Over 50,” lead instructor Matteo Piovella, MD, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Middle East Africa Council of Ophthalmology.

2011

  • Athens, Greece, “Managing the Unhappy Presbyopia Correcting Patient.”  Sponsored by the Hellenic (Greek) Society of Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery International Congress.
  • Athens, Greece, “Clear Corneal Incisions: Are They Safe?” Sponsored by the Hellenic (Greek) Society of Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery International Congress.
  • Athens, Greece, “Treatment of Presbyopia with Multifocal IOLs.” Sponsored by the Hellenic (Greek) Society of Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery International Congress.
  • Athens, Greece, “Biaxial Phacoemulsificaition for Difficult and Challenging Cases.” Sponsored by the Hellenic (Greek) Society of Intraocular Implant and Refractive Surgery International Congress.
  • San Diego, CA, “3 Surprises, 3 Pearls” lecture for the course, “Phacoemulsification for Difficult and Challenging Cases,” lead instruction Richard S. Hoffman, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Diego, CA, “Clear Corneal Incisions: Are They Safe?” for the course, “Complete Control in Cataract Surgery How to Decrease Complication Rate with Proper Technologies and Techniques,” lead instructor Barbara Kusa, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Diego, CA, “Five Challenges in Ten Minutes,” lecture for the course, “Amazing Cases in Cataract Surgery,” sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Vienna, Austria, “Phaco in the presence of very shallow anterior chambers,” lecture for the course, “Management of Coexisting Cataract and Glaucoma: Surgical Challenges, lead instructor Steve Obstbaum, MD, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Vienna, Austria, “Biaxial MICS for difficult and challenging cases,” lecture for the course, “Microincision Cataract Surgery (MICS) and MICS lenses,”, lead instructors Jorge Alio, MD and I. Howard Fine, MD, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Vienna, Austria, “Are clear corneal incisions safe?” for the course, “New Advances in Cataract Surgery to Increase Your Efficience and Patient Satisfaction,” lead instructor Richard Lindstrom, MD, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

2012

  • New York City, NY, “Simple Solutions to Complex Problems in Cataract Surgery” at the New York Keratorefractive Society combined with New York Eye and Ear Infirmry and Downstate Medical Center.
  • New York City, NY, “Biaxial Phacoemulsification for Difficult  & Challenging Cases” at New York University Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Chicago, IL, Rountable Facilitator for the inaugrural Resident & Fellow Program sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery .
  • Chicago, IL, “Capsular Tension Rings,” lecture for the Psudeoexfoliation Symposium from A to Z, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Simple Solutions to Complex Problems in Cataract Surgery,” lecture for the course Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases, lead instructor Richard S. Hoffman, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and  Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Milestones in a Medical Career,” lecture for the inaugrural Resident & Fellow Program, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, “Simple Solutions to Complex Problems in Cataract Surgery,” lecture for the course Incredible Cases in Cataract Surgery, lead instructor Felipe Vejarano, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Chicago, IL, Moderator for Paper Session 4-G Intraocular Surgery Comparasions, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Five Challenges in Ten Minutes” lecture for the course, Cataract Surgery in Special Cases, sponsored by the XII International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery of Brazil.
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Milestones in a Medical Career” lecture for the debate/course, Strategies for Regirement Happen 70 Years: Personal Experience, sponsored by the XII International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery of Brazil.
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “Video Complications Brazil 2012” lecture for the course, Video Complications, sponsored by the XII International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery of Brazil.
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, “MICs Biaxial/Coaxial” lecture for the course, MICs Biaxial and Coaxial, sponsored by the XII International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery of Brazil.
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil, Moderator of debate topic, “Cataract Surgery with Femtosecond Laser: Is it Time?”, Case 2 & Case 4, sponsored by the XII International Congress of Cataract and Refractive Surgery of Brazil.
  • Milan, Italy, “Phaco in the Presence of Very Shallow Anterior Chambers,” lecture for the course, Mangement of Coexistinig Cataract & Glaucoma Surgical Challenges, lead instructor Stephen Obstbaum, MD, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Milan, Italy, “MICS as an Essential Modern Trend in the Evolution of Cataract Surgery, “ lecture for the course, Microincision Cataract Surgery (MICS) and MICS Lenses, lead instructor Jorge Alio, MD and I. Howard Fine, MD, sponsored by the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

2013

  • Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, “Simple Solutions to Complex Problems in Cataract Surgery,” lecture for the Academic Symposium during the 9th Biannual Retreat sponsored by the International Intraocular Implant Club.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Milestonnes in a Medical Career,” lecture for the Resident and Fellow program, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, Moderator during the Intregated Eyecare Program, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “New Tricks for the Management of Introperative Floppy Iris Syndrome (IFIS),” lecture in the course Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases; lead instructor, Richard Hoffman, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “Use of Biaxial Techniques for Refractive Lens Exchange in Cases of Clear Lenses or Very Soft Lenses and Other Difficult and Challenging Cases,” lecture for the USCF COAST program, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • San Francisco, CA, “5 Challenges in 10 Minutes,” lecture for the course Special and Strange Cases in Cataract Surgery: Video Course; lead instructor L. Felipe Vejarano, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

2014

  • Kauai, HI, “Conduct Your Own Masterpiece,” Philip M. Corboy, MD, Memorial Award for Distinguished Service in Ophthalmology, sponsored by Bausch and Lomb and the Hawaiian Eye Foundation.
  • Kauai, HI, “Cataract Surgery Through the Years: changes I have Seen,” lecture for the Nurses/Allied Health Program, sponsored by the Royal Hawaiian Eye 2014 Meeitng.
  • Kauai, HI, “Fine Tricks for Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome,” lecture for the Cataract/IOL: Advances in Techniques and Technology to Improve Patient Outcomes Symposium, moderator: David F. Chang, MD and Roger F. Steinert, MD, sponsored by the Royal Hawaiian Eye 2014 Meeting.
  • Boston, MA, “Networking and Referral Marketing,” lecture for the Resident and Fellow Program, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Boston, MA, moderator/interviewer at the Integrated Ophthalmic-Managed Eyecare Delivery Program (IOMED).
  • Boston, MA, “Five Challenges in Ten Minutes, “ lecture for the Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases course, lead instructor: Richard S. Hoffman, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Boston, MA, panelist, Video Symposium of Challenging Cases and Complication Management, sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Boston, MA, “Five Challenges in Ten Minutes,” lecture for the course Special and Strange Cases in Cataract Surgery: Video Course, lead instructor, L. Felipe Vejarano, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Bloomington, MN, “Milestones in a Medical Career,” for Strategic Planning Meeting with Minnesota Eye Consultants.
  • Eugene, OR. “Self Sealing Clear Corneal Incisions”, for Oregon Eye Surgery Center office retreat.

2017

  • Los Angeles, CA, panelist “50 Years of Phaco: Originas, Obstacles, Acceptance and What’s Next?”  Sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
  • Los Angeles, CA, “Getting Rid of the Red,” lecture for the Phacoemulsification in Difficult and Challenging Cases course, lead instructor Richard S. Hoffman, MD, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

2018

  • Washington, DC, moderator, Paper Abstracts: Devices and Techniques, sponsored by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.