35th APACRS Annual Meeting Final Program

(S3) MYOPIA-ASSOCIATED OPTIC NEUROPATHY OR GLAUCOMA Thursday, 8 June 2023 • 14:00 – 15:30hrs • Hall A, Level 4, Suntec Singapore Co-hosted by Singapore National Eye Centre Myopia and glaucoma have important implications on the global healthcare burden. Increasing myopia is an established risk factor for glaucoma. However, accurate diagnosis and the appropriate management of glaucoma in myopic eyes remain challenging. Recent insights gleaned from cross-disciplinary research to tackle the issue of myopia-associated glaucoma will be discussed. Chairs: Rachel CHONG, Singapore • Norlina Binti MOHD RAMLI, Malaysia TIME PRESENTATION TOPIC SPEAKER 14:00 - 14:07hrs S3-1 Is Myopia an IOP-Independent Risk Factor for Glaucoma: What Have We Learnt from Population-Based Studies? Yaxing WANG China 14:07 - 14:10hrs Discussion 14:10 - 14:17hrs S3-2 Pathological Myopia or Glaucoma? A Multimodal Imaging Approach WONG Chee Wai Singapore 14:17 - 14:20hrs Discussion 14:20 - 14:27hrs S3-3 Structure Function Mapping in High Myopia and Glaucoma Rachel CHONG Singapore 14:27 - 14:30hrs Discussion 14:30 - 14:37hrs S3-4 The Myopic Optic Nerve Head & Macular: Implications for Glaucoma Risk Jin Wook JEOUNG South Korea 14:37 - 14:40hrs Discussion 14:40 - 14:47hrs S3-5 The Myopic Neurodegeneration and New Ideas About Myopia Associated Glaucoma Jost JONAS Germany 14:47 - 14:50hrs Discussion 14:50 - 14:57hrs S3-6 Surgical Management of Glaucoma in Myopic Eyes: Pearls and Pitfalls HO Ching Lin Singapore 14:57 - 15:00hrs Discussion 15:00 - 15:07hrs S3-7 Myopia and Glaucoma - Where is the Overlap? HE Mingguang Australia 15:07 - 15:10hrs Discussion 15:10 - 15:17hrs S3-8 Lowering IOP to Target Myopia Progression Xiulan ZHANG China 15:17 - 15:20hrs Discussion 15:20 - 15:30hrs Panel Discussion DAY 1 | SYMPOSIA 53